Alcohol and weight loss are enemies, but an occasional drink can have a place in a healthy lifestyle. In fact, many experts note the potential health benefits of consuming a single drink per day, including a reduced risk for high blood pressure If, h... Read more
A key to any successful lifestyle change is moderation. While you may be sticking to a healthier eating plan on most days, certain occasions call for a bit of relaxation, oftentimes in the form of an alcoholic drink. While alcohol is fat-free and low... Read more
The idea that alcohol may be good for your heart has been around for a while. While moderate drinking may offer health benefits, drinking more can cause a host of health problems. So should you turn to alcohol to protect your heart? Here's what y... Read more
Often described as an intense throbbing or pulsing in one specific area of the head, a migraine headache is a condition that can't--and shouldn't--be ignored. This severe headache can last for a few hours or up to several days. People who suf... Read more
Tea, red wine, and blueberries may be chock full of antioxidants, but these health boosters may also be standing in the way of your pearly white smile.
Yellow, dingy teeth are a common complaint. The brightness of your smile is somewhat dependen... Read more
Well, I had myself a tiny (not!) but exciting dietary meltdown yesterday. Lol I'm laughing because that's all I can do about it now. However, I retained the lesson of why I did it, and I'm back on track today. 😊 Have a Sparkin' day, everyone!... Read more
Is it possible to do a low carb keto diet vegetarian? I've heard good things about it but I usually eat a lot of carbs.. Lentils, beans and rice etc. Does anyone here do it without meat (or very little?)... Read more
Sounds silly, but with dinner instead of having a glass of wine, I either have diet soda or diet juice, but I drink it out of a wine glass. Makes me feel special, plus I sip it a lot slower, therefore I can enjoy it longer!... Read more
There are many different types of vinegar: white distilled vinegar, apple vinegar, cider, red wine vinegar, balsamic, rice, rice wine, raspberry, pineapple, and maybe other flavors. Adding a little vinegar to your diet may help you feel full longer!... Read more
By Beth Donovan (~INDYGIRL)I didn’t lose 145 pounds overnight. It took many baby steps to change my lifestyle. Why a lifestyle change instead of a diet? I’ve now kept over 100 pounds off for over 3 years and lost even more. Diets never di... Read more
At SparkPeople, we strongly believe that the small, everyday choices you make can add up to something amazing. Healthy living isn't about making drastic changes all at once; it's about adding small pieces to the puzzle to end up with fantasti... Read more
SO I spent last night drinking wine with my husband, and I woke up today two pounds lighter. I weighed 216.7 this morning. I cannot pretend to understand weight loss.
Here's what I ate today:
A bacon egg and cheese biscuit
left... Read more
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