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What Is Metabolism Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for What Is Metabolism.

Is Weight Loss Stressing You Out?

There’s no doubt about it: trying to lose weight can be a stressful thing! There’s nothing like trying to stick to a “simple” weight loss plan for bringing you face-to-face with the frustrating complexities of human natur...  Read more

''I Walked Off 60 Pounds in the Comfort of My Home!'' *

Judi (TIME4JUDI) is long-time SparkPeople member with multiple sclerosis (MS). By walking indoors with the help of walking DVDs, she lost 60 pounds in seven months! Now she shares her advice and tips with others who want to walk off the weight withou...  Read more

Breaking Down Pros and Cons of Mini Meals

When I was a kid, I played four-square on the playground and learned to eat three square meals a day. Now my meals are supposed to be shaped like a pyramid and I've heard I’m supposed to be eating them six times a day. Is anyone besides me...  Read more

Learn to Love A.M. Exercise

I am not a morning person.   This confession will come as no surprise to my friends and family, most of whom have spent many glorious years making merry over my tendency to nod off over breakfast, my need for copious amounts of c...  Read more

How a Flexible Mindset Influences Weight-Loss Success

You are psyched and ready; tomorrow is the day. You made the decision to lose weight once and for all. You picked the perfect plan, bought all the groceries you need and even threw out the junk food from your cabinets and fridge. You've joined th...  Read more

I am going to do better this last week in Septembe
Updated 9/25/2016 5:20:28 PM

I am going to do better this last week in September. I want to lose 3 more pounds. I know I can do it. I snack too much. I try to rationalize it by saying losing 1 pound a week is good. That thinking is a setback. I vow to do better....  Read more

Am so discouraged. 1400 calories. 8000 steps and
Updated 9/25/2016 3:37:48 PM

Am so discouraged. 1400 calories. 8000 steps and exercise and gained 1 pound. I journal. Keep track of calories exercise drink all my water and can't lose. I have actually upped my calories a bit at doctor suggestion to offset starvation mode. Not...  Read more

I have just been diagnosed as prediabetic. I am tr
Updated 9/25/2016 1:25:07 PM

I have just been diagnosed as prediabetic. I am trying to eat the proper balance of carbs, protein, and fat. Anybody have the same situation and any recipes?...  Read more

I am going to be sore tonight. Two b2b classes yo
Updated 9/25/2016 12:13:55 PM

I am going to be sore tonight. Two b2b classes yoga;Pilates. Then meditation. A relaxing but busy Sunday. #stretching...  Read more

I am so surprised my legs are not sore after yeste
Updated 9/25/2016 11:46:36 AM

I am so surprised my legs are not sore after yesterday's 11 mile walk. My best friend said the same thing so we are planning on doing it again next weekend! And maybe even push ourselves a few more miles!...  Read more

Two a days

Sometimes if I have a lot of energy I'll do one than one run a day. 182...  Read more

Mix It Up

I am kind of on a "rotation" program - meaning I alternate lower carb/calorie days with mid and higher so that my metabolism doesn't stall out. I am taking the same approach to exercise - 1 1/2 min at a slower pace, 1 1/2 min. at an aerobic pace, al...  Read more

3 Things I Am Thankful for Today

Take time each day and list 3 things you are thankful/grateful for....  Read more

How to Burn Calories Without Exercise

Slim-Down IdeasSplurging on a gym membership isn't the only way to weight loss. What you eat is obviously important, but how you eat can also help you reach your goal weight. Click through for nutrition tips that could help bo...  Read more

The Best Foods to Eat at Every Time of Day

It's not just what you eat, but when you eat that matters. "Our food dictates everything from our mood and energy levels to sleep patterns and cravings," says Marci Anderson, a registered dietitian in Cambridge, MA. So whether...  Read more

Metabolism, metabolism, metabolism....

I have been reading this morning about how to get my metabolism in gear. I knew about the importance of strength training, but I wasn't aware of the importance of keeping hydrated. Who knew that your body gets distracted from burning fat when it ha...  Read more

My FAT issue/ Metabolism Challenged

You know how when we or our kids or friends have a learning disability, the message isn't to give up? Instead, you accept the reality that it isn't going to come as easily to you/ them as it does to peers, but it can be done. You throw a few "It's no...  Read more