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  • Lose Weight For The Summer  By : Anne Collins
    What's the best way to lose weight for the summer? Nutritionist Anne Collins offers practial advice on personal motivation, food tastes and cravings, what to eat, how much exercise to take, and other pointers to keep you focused on your diet and improve your shape for the summer.
  • The basis for low carb diets  By : Philip Nicosia
    Low carb diets are probably the most popular diet types today. Its philosophy of cutting down on bad carbohydrates, bad fats and bad sugars has turned the world on its ear because it challenges the age-old belief that low fat diets help you lose weight.
  • Low carb diets: Are they safe?  By : Philip Nicosia
    Low carb diets are currently the most popularity type of diet regimen being used by many fitness conscious people.
  • Weight Loss Tips - Healthy Breakfast Recipes  By : Rebecca Prescott
    Science has come around in support of a healthy breakfast. Find three recipes for adding variety to your breakfast, whilst giving your body the vitamins and antioxidants it needs to perform well throughout the day. You'll binge eat less, and boost metabolism at the same time.
  • The Science of Lowcarb Diets: Why They Work  By : Philip Nicosia
    You long for firmer muscles and smaller waist. Everybody does. Do you think you can’t lose weight? Yes, you can. But the truth is you can’t lose weight without a diet – a plan.
  • 1 Pound Of Fat = 3,500 Calories  By : Joey Dweck -
    There are 3,500 calories in one pound of fat. Thus, if you cut back or work off just 3,500 calories, you will lose an entire pound of fat. While it is possible to cut back on your calorie intake and increase your exercise regimen in order to lose pounds quickly, it is important to note that doctors recommend that you lose no more than 2 pounds of weight per week in order to ensure that your body properly adjusts to the weight loss.

    Here are some tips to help you safely dro...
  • Boot Camp For Weight Loss  By : Barney Garcia
    Boot camp is not only for unruly teenagers, there are many boot camps out there that adults attend, in order to get in shape, or for military training. Boot camps that are designed for adults trying to get in shape can be a fun and rewarding experience.
  • When People Quit Smoking, Is Weight Gain Unavoidable?  By :
    There are a lot of people who smoke out there who, among other reasons, are afraid to try to quit smoking cigarettes for the fear of what they think is inevitable weight gain. Almost everyone they know who has successfully quit smoking really packed on the pounds and they don't want this to happen to them. So, does the connection between quitting cigarettes and weight gain have to do directly with the cigarettes themselves, or are there other, outside reasons why this happens...
  • Is Fructose The Cause Of Obesity?  By : Rebecca Prescott
    Learn how the types of foods we eat affects things like our craving for foods, the amount we eat, and how much weight we put on. Surprisingly, it may not matter so much how much we eat, but the type of foods we eat that determine how much fat we store from a meal.
  • Products And Programs That Can Help Lose Weight  By : Carl Graeber -
    Many available weight loss products and programs offer quick solutions to weight problems. It is a fact that it is a very hard task to achieve the desired weight. Before you get into a weight loss program, it is important that you check the cost of the whole session. Most of these programs offer high cost registration fees and may pressure you to buy pills and special supplements that will help you to have a physically fit body.

    Over 50 million of Americans are engaged in ...
  • How to Assess Your Weight Loss Diet and Exercise Routine  By : Ken Snowie
    Before you make any big life-changing decision, you will likely assess yourself and the situation. This means that you evaluate your abilities, your desires, and what’s best for you. This should also apply before you begin a weight loss program.
  • A Delicious Companion To Good Health: The Olive Oil Story  By : James Zeller -
    The health benefits of olive oil in the Mediterranean diet has become more than a novel observation. Clinical research is substantiating healthy benefits, but the gourmet tastes and flavors are bonuses well worth mentioning too.

    “The… patient should be made to understand that he or she must take charge of his own life. Don’t take your body to the doctor as if he were a repair shop.” -- Quentin Regestein

    Highly favored as a cooking oil, or for use in a variety of classic...
  • A New Direction In Weight Control - Gastric Bypass Surgery  By : Scott Michaels -
    Surgery may be a weight-loss option for patients who are severely obese and suffer from serious medical complications due to weight. There are two accepted surgical procedures for reducing body weight: gastroplasty and gastric bypass. Although these two procedures use different surgical methods, they both reduce the stomach to a pouch that is smaller than a chicken’s egg, drastically limiting the amount of food that can be consumed at one time. Surgery produces 25 to 35 perce...
  • Weight Loss Diary 12  By : David McCarthy -
    From 18 thru 24 March.

    After last week’s set back in my weight loss program this week is great because at my Friday weigh-in I was down to 186 pounds (92 Kilograms) and my waist belt is up one extra notch. Now that has sounded alarm bells because it is the final notch on the belt and I hate making extra holes.

    This puts the weight loss program right back on track to achieve a weight of 180 pounds (89 kilos) that was the original target. I did set 17 weeks as the target ...
  • Fast Loss Of Weight  By : Paton Jackson -
    Tired of going to gym and yet no results? Try these methods of fast loss of weight..

    Is it possible to lose weight fast? Yes indeed. Fast loss of weight means losing about one to two pounds per week. However, any program, which promotes losing 12-15 pounds in a week or 10 days is not in favor of your health or you can say may cause harm to your health. Fast loss of weight in a healthy manner is possible only with certain diet plans and regular exercises.

    1. South Beach...
  • Are you Starving to Lose Weight?  By : Daisy Bone
    An article discussing about how to lose weight by following healthy eating habits.
  • Learn How I Lost 150 Pounds in Just 14 Months  By : Ron Gregory
    This is not just another fad diet book – of which fill libraries, bookstores, and the internet, but the true story of how I lost 150 pounds in about 14 months (and kept the pounds off). A story, which I believe anyone who can walk, will benefit from.
  • Are Meal Replacements A Good Idea For Weight Loss?  By : Rene Graeber -
    Think about the number one reasons why people are overweight nowadays. Overweight people fall into one of two different categories.

    Either they have an unhealthy lifestyle – working long hours, eating out all the time, not getting enough exercise – or they simply eat too much, often in a compulsive way.

    This type of eating – eating when one isn’t hungry, for example, or eating for emotional reasons rather than physical hunger – is really a type of addiction. It should...
  • Weight Loss Diary 11  By : David McCarthy -
    From March 11 thru 17

    Back to reality this week with the shock news that my weight did not go down enough to report; probably no more than a few ounces (around 50 grams). Hence I’m sad to report that my weight still stands at 188 pounds (93 kilos). I guess I became a little too complacent after the better than expected results of the previous few weeks. This raises the big question of who, or what, is to blame?

    As I live by the rule that I am responsible for all that go...
  • Weight Loss And The Theory Of Constraints  By : Jim Bolding -
    It's always been fascinating to me how business, finance and weight loss parallel one another.

    Take a personal bank account for instance. If you add more to it than you take out of it, your account will grow bigger and bigger. The same is true with your body. If you put more into it through eating than you take out of it through activity it will grow bigger and bigger. That's a simple truth isn't it?

    What about a business? If a business owner doesn't watch his busines...
  • Healthy Food Choices When Eating At A Restaurant  By : Jordi Shoman -
    With our increasingly busy lifestyle many families are choosing to eat out more often. While it may be rather expensive, for some it is the only logical choice. However, if you’re trying to watch your weight, it can be difficult making the right food selections while eating out at restaurants!

    This is a simple guide to some kinds of popular foods that people often choose when they eat out.

    Chinese (and Asian food generally) offers a wide variety of broth-based soups, st...
  • Making Smart Choices With The Glycemic Index  By : Michael Brooks -
    The Glycemic Index (GI) has been around since 1981 and is a great blueprint for eating healthy.

    With a growing population of diabetics and overweight individuals, eating within GI guidelines, meaning that you take into account how much a particular food raises blood sugar and over stresses insulin production, is gaining interest among the medical community and the public.

    What is the Glycemic Index (GI)?

    The Glycemic Index indicates how quickly 50 grams of a food’s c...
  • Foods That Help Curb Hunger And Cravings  By : Jason Flintstone -
    While experts suggest the best way to keep healthy and fit and keep your body nutritionally balanced is by eating several small meals per day. But, of course what you choose plays a large part in how you look and how you feel. And, while many of us "should" be noshing every few hours, how often we crave and what we crave may depend on what we're indulging in. In fact, experts assert that when it comes to curbing hunger and cravings, the key lies not in NOT eating, but in sele...
  • Coconut Oil: Cholesterol And Weight Loss Maintenance That Tastes Good  By : Daniel Kevin -
    Coconut oil does not contain toxic unsaturated oil that other oils do. It is loaded with healthy benefits that include lowering your cholesterol and your weight. If you find yourself in the “50 and over” group, should your cholesterol and weight rank higher than your retirement plan?

    Coconut oil has a pleasant taste, does not go rancid (even after a year) like other oils and has health benefits instead of health detriments. Civilizations consuming coconut oil without the t...
  • Dining Psychology: Understanding How And Why You Eat Or Overeat  By : Jason Flintstone -
    We've all heard the expression that our eyes are bigger than our stomach, but for many that's still no reason to STOP indulging or enjoying their probably way too generous portions. But, experts assert that staying healthy as well as physically fit means listening to your body, eating when you're hungry and, YES, stopping when your are not. And they offer basic tips for calling it quits.

    1. Control Yourself And Your Hunger "Pains": Experts asserts that many hunger pains ar...
  • The Top 13 Weight Loss Tips  By : Joan Winthorp -
    Get ready to lose 10 pounds!

    By paying attention to the amount of food you eat, eliminating unnecessary sugar and fat from your foods and making sure you include absolutely delicious meals and snacks to keep your taste buds happy.

    Use this easy-to-follow and super healthy diet plan to lose the first 10, the last 10, or any 10 in between! Because it’s a balanced and flexible program, you can stay on this diet as long as it takes.

    Top Fast Secrets

    1. Keep track of...
  • Weight Loss Diary 10  By : David McCarthy -
    Days 29 thru 36.

    Wonderful news on my weigh in on Friday March 10; my weight is down by another 2 pounds (900 grams) in just a week. That is double my target figure and it seems to get easier each week. My weight is now 188 pounds (93 kilograms). That means that the seventeen-week program that was going to shed 17 pounds (8.5 kilos)will now end in around 10 weeks.

    This week the biggest plus has been that my stomach is now becoming used to smaller portions and it is easi...
  • Think Yourself Thin  By : IWantToLoseWeightNow.com
    If we look at our beliefs about dieting and compare them to other real life situations, it becomes clear how limiting and false they can be. Sadly, these beliefs can be a major cause of failed weight loss efforts.

    Maybe it is time to reevaluate our thinking about weight loss.

    1.) You did not gain the weight overnight.
    Think of how long it took you to arrive at your highest weight. It probably did not take 10 days. Know that with effort and determination you can probably lose the we
  • Why Can't I Lose Weight?  By : Vienna Miller -
    That's the question many people ask when their weight loss plan isn't working.

    Asking yourself 'Why can't I lose weight?' is actually one of the best things you can do for yourself. It says you know that what you're currently doing isn't working for you.

    You're at the place where you're ready to look at alternatives - try something different to get a result you want.

    So why can't you lose weight? Here are 3 possible reasons you may not be losing weight - and some su...
  • Weight Loss Diary 9  By : David McCarthy -
    Covers days 22 – 28

    Four weeks ago I weighed 197 pounds (97.5 kilos) and my aim was to lose weight at the rate of one pound (450 grams) per week until I was down to 180 pounds; without giving up any food that I like. That is a reasonable weight for a man who is a little over 6 feet (1.83m) tall. At my Friday evening weigh-in my weight was 190 pounds (94 kilos) and that puts me three weeks ahead of schedule in only my fourth week.

    Health wise I have regained much aerobic...
  • Women's Health and Weight Loss Tip #3: The Importance of Iron in a Woman's Diet  By : Lawrence Cole
    Are you getting any? Iron, that is! Find out how much of this all-important mineral you should have and when you should have it to best support a healthier body.
  • Women's Health and Weight Loss Tip #2: The Importance of Calcium in a Woman's Diet  By : Lawrence Cole
    If you're a woman, getting your daily intake of calcium is more important than you think. Find out how!
  • Weight Loss Tip #9: Don't be a New Year's Casualty!  By : Lawrence Cole
    Don't become a casualty of the New Year by quitting on your weight loss goals
  • Weight Loss Tip #8: Have Your Cake and Burn it Off Too  By : Lawrence Cole
    Discover the Secret of getting through the holidays without derailing your weight loss goals.
  • Weight Loss Tip #6: Using Antioxidants in Your Weight Loss Program  By : Lawrence Cole
    Learn the importance of antioxidants in your daily food intake and how to get them...
  • weight loss,quick weight loss,fast weight loss,lose weight fast,lose weight quick,best exercise  By : Lawrence Cole
    Learn how who you choose to eat with can mean the difference between staying fat and getting fit, and what you can do to make sure you get fit!
  • Weight Loss Tip #5: Trim Down Your Waist to Avoid Heart Attack  By : Lawrence Cole
    Find out how your waistline directly affects how long you live, and what you can do to get a better chance at long-lasting life.
  • Weight Loss Tip #3: Moderate Drinking May Help You With Weight Loss  By : Lawrence Cole
    Weight Loss Tip #3: Moderate Drinking May Help You With Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss Tip #4 Protecting Your Spine and Lower Back While You Lose Weight  By : Lawrence Cole
    Get a little "backbone" in your exercise and weight loss routine by learning to protect your spine while you burn the fat and shed unwanted pounds.
  • Weight Loss Tip #2: How to Pick a Good Personal Trainer  By : Lawrence Cole
    All personal trainers are NOT created equal. Learn how to separate the cream of the crop from the sour milk with this eye-opening article...
  • Weight Loss Tip #1: Why Most Fail and Only a Few Succeed at Being Fit  By : Lawrence Cole
    Mind over Matter? Or maybe not. This article delves into the impact of both genetic and psychological factors in determining one's success in getting and staying fit.
  • Weight Loss Tip #11: What's Stopping You From Weight Loss?  By : Lawrence Cole
    Discover new ways to make sure you aren't getting robbed of the weight loss you deserve!
  • Weight Loss Newbies: The Beginner's Guide to Losing Weight  By : Lawrence Cole
    Need to lose weight? Get the bare-bone truth on what it REALLY takes to do it right and never, ever have to do it again...
  • Weight Loss and Exercise in Tough Environmental Conditions  By : Lawrence Cole
    Discover the best way to fit your exercise routine into your particular environment...
  • Weight Loss Motivation: Mastering the Motivation to Stay Fit  By : Lawrence Cole
    Can't Stay Motivated to Lose Weight? Learn to keep your weight loss efforts going strong, even when you're totally bummed out...
  • Eating Healthy In A Fast Food World  By : D. David Dugan -
    Rushing to Eat

    People’s lives have become so busy and rushing around, that we no longer eat the way we should. In some places, there is a McDonald’s on every major corner, if not some other fast food restaurant. Watching TV, you see a commercial for some kind of food place almost every time commercials are on, urging you to eat there because it’s good and you can get it fast and cheap. With so many distractions and obligations, families have these days, how do you eat heal...
  • Lose Weight: How to Exercise and Burn Fat on a Busy Schedule  By : Lawrence Cole
    Too Busy to Work Out? Let this simple guide show you step-by-step how to squeeze in a regular workout routine.
  • Lose Weight: Sushi Is Your Friend  By : Torino Rossi -
    If you're not making sushi at home you're missing out on a delicious and extremely diet-friendly meal. It's easy to make, fast, nutritious, and the raw fish you're afraid of is completely optional.

    First let's have a brief overview of sushi for those who've never had it or those who have tried it but want to know more.

    Sushi is the catch-all name for a wide variety of Japanese dishes. The word sushi actually refers to rice with rice vinegar added. Since this is a very b...
  • I Think I Have an Eating Disorder and Want to Stop  By : S.A. Smith
    An eating disorder is a life threatening condition that often requires professional assistance and support to overcome. If you think you have an eating disorder it is critical that you seek out the help and support you need to overcome your condition.
  • Get A Slimmer Body - Weight Loss Program Advice  By : Stephen White -
    Do you get frustrated with your body, most especially your heavy weight? Do you wish that you have Jessica Alba’s svelte frame or Katie Holmes’ lithe body? Well, while some people are incredibly lucky to have been born with these kinds of physical attributes, or a hyperactive metabolism that prevents them from gaining weight despite whatever they eat, the majority of us have to constantly look out for our body. If we don’t discipline ourselves enough, avoiding scrumptious gla...
  • You Won’t Get Fat When Stop Smoking, If You Don’t Overeat.  By : Yuri Nikitin -
    Another frequently-repeated rationalization for the cigarette habit is: "I'd like to stop smoking, but every time I do I gain weight. And it's worse to be overweight than it is to smoke."

    The good news is, not all smokers who stop smoking gain weight. Even if weight gain was inevitable, the average gain is only between 6 and 8 pounds. Not too much of a big deal now, isn't it?

    It isn't the fact that a person has stopped smoking that may cause him to gain weight. It's the...
  • Size 10, Going On 50, Ten Weight Control Tips For Lasting Weight Control.  By : Cassandra Ingraham -
    Ten Tips on How to Establish Lasting Weight Control

    1. Walk a lot. Leave the car at home, catch the bus or train.

    2. Try not to eat pork at least for three or four months, then decide.

    3. Eat red meat only once or twice a month. Take your time and coach yourself. If red meat is a daily habit for you, take your time and coach yourself. Go off the red meat for 3 or four months and then decide what you want to do.

    4. Take liquid vitamins (very important) try not to ...
  • Struggling To Lose Weight? Admit It - It's Not Your Thyroid.  By : LoseWithCaralluma.com -
    The Indian “miracle” cactus Caralluma Fimbriata targets the real cause of fat gain.

    70% of Americans are overweight and let's face it. It's not because we're born with sluggish metabolism. It's because we're eating more, more often and eating the wrong foods.

    We need to face that to realize why some diet pills don't work, and why others might wreak havoc with our hormonal balance.

    We're treating the wrong cause

    Most diet pills contain controversial drugs in large ...
  • Are You Ready For Low Carb?  By : Philip Nicosia
    Everyone’s been talking about low carb diets. While most people tend to associate it with South Beach or Atkins, there are actually quite a few books that centre on the principle of cutting out the carbs: Sugar Busters, Protein Power, The Zone Diet, Carbohydrates Addict Diet.
  • Weight Loss Tips - Choosing The Best For You  By : David Olsen -
    How do you know which weight loss tips are going to be effective for your body type? Everyone has their own ideas when it comes to weight loss and dieting. Dieting tips such as portioning what you eat, not eating late at night, carb counting and more. All of these tips are good ideas, but some may work differently on different people. Some people have a high metabolism and some have low ones. Diets should be chosen based on personal needs and certain circumstances might be pr...
  • Body Building Supplements For Beginners|Supplementation To Gain Muscles Fast  By : Chris Chew -
    “Do I need supplements to gain muscles fast?”, “What supplementations are needed for body building beginners?”, “Are the nutrients from my daily meals enough for me to gain bigger muscles fast?”

    All body building beginners must have asked themselves these questions. You are reading this article because you would have probably asked these questions yourself.

    The answer to these supplementation questions is an affirmative yes. Body building supplements are necessary if yo...
  • Create Your Own Metabolism  By : Linda Geyer
    Slow metabolism is frequently blamed for excess weight. You can actually be the creator of your own metabolism. Knowing how your body works to achieve your health and fitness goals will get you results sooner. My goal is to help you get the most from your efforts and see results.
  • How To Burn More Calories To Lose Weight?  By : Chris Chew -
    Everyone knows that we need to burn more calories than we eat to lose weight. But what are calories? Why is it we can lose weight by burning calories? How are calories being burnt?

    Calorie is a measurement of heat. It is the amount of energy that is required to raise one milliliter of water by one degree Celsius. Calorie measures the amount of heat or energy that is released when you burn food down.

    Calories are burnt through a complicated process that oxidizes food to...
  • When Is Best Time To Eat Protein For Building Muscles|Muscle Growth?  By : Chris Chew -
    Every bodybuilder and fitness enthusiast knows that you must eat enough protein for muscle growth. Without the amino acids of protein, your muscles cannot grow no matter how hard and often you train your. Protein is the building block of muscles and there are no other nutrients to substitute protein for muscle growth.

    It is recommended that if you want to grow and build muscle mass, the rule is to eat one gram of protein per pound of your body weight per day. That is a lot...
  • CLA: "Wow give me some of that!"  By : Steve Adair
    CLA champ of the weight loss supplements has benefits beyond that of dropping those stuborn last ten pounds.
  • Prevent Health Complications - Reduce Weight!  By : John Rivers -
    These days we are becoming increasingly aware that we may be overweight or even obese and that this increase in weight can lead to health complications. Excess weight places a strain on our backs, heart and other parts of our body and health professionals advise us to take a closer look at our diet and lifestyle in general and make the necessary changes to control our weight. Exercise is one major consideration in any weight loss program and we often do not fit enough into ou...
  • Does Hoodia Work? 3 Ways Hoodia Helps You Lose Weight  By : Vienna Miller -
    You've seen the name everywhere. Hoodia Gordonii has taken the weight loss world by storm. Being touted as the next miracle weight loss pill, Hoodia is now being put into everything from multivitamins to Trimspa.

    But does Hoodia work?

    Considering the debacle that was Ephedra, consumers are right to be cautious about this new weight loss pill. Does Hoodia actually work to help you lose weight? Does it really do what the pill manufacturers say?

    Well, Hoodia has been ...
  • Weight Loss Discussion - To Be Or Not To Be Fat??  By : Jennie Winter -
    Show me a female who can sincerely admit that she is happy with her appearance in every way. Someone, who wouldn’t change a thing about herself/himself even if it was as easy as just wishing it. Unless that person is a bold one living-on-some-mountain monk, I don’t think that that kind of person exists.

    Our physical shape is dictated to us as well as anything else is: dress according to the latest fashion, date the coolest guys (also make sure your parents like them), rea...
  • Weight Loss With Acupuncture|Can Acupuncture Help You Lose Weight?  By : Chris Chew -
    In recent years, more and more people are trying out acupuncture to lose weight. Just what is acupuncture? How can acupuncture treatment help you lose weight?

    Acupuncture is a branch of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and has been around for about 5,000 years. It is the practice of inserting very thin needles to stimulate pathways or meridians in the body to treat many illnesses and diseases especially to relieve pain from chronic disorders.

    Traditional Chinese Medi...
  • Exercise as a Power Source  By : Anne Baugh
    These days it is so hard to make it the gym. Life is very busy which creates a serious challenge for being consistent with exercise each week. However, exercise is exactly what we need in order to reduce stress, increase longevity, and give the body extra energy for daily living.
    These days it is so hard to make it the gym. Life is very busy which creates a serious challenge for being consistent with exercise each week. However, exercise is exactly what we need in order to reduce stress, increase longevity, and give the body extra energy for daily living.
    The best results are achieved using refined techniques, functional exercises, cardio, proper nutrition, awareness, variety, consistency, supplementation and motivation over time!
  • Childhood Obesity  By : Libby Sustachek -
    OUR DIETS TODAY

    Our diets today consist of entirely too much processed, high fat, high sodium food. The nutrients and fiber our bodies need to stay healthy are not found in most of the food we purchase at restaurant chains, drive-through restaurants, take out food, and processed or pre-cooked meals. The problem is, we are a nation of individuals in a hurry, and do not have the time, nor take the time, to eat healthy. We are raising our children on high fat, high salt, fast...
  • Caralluma Fimbriata - A New Natural Weight Loss Aid  By : Bill Herren -
    You are likely to be seeing a new ingredient in some weight loss supplements by the name of Caralluma Fimbriata. Caralluma Fimbriata is similar to hoodia in that it is a natural appetite suppressant.

    Caralluma Fimbriata is said to be a vegetable that is used daily in tribal India. It is eaten in several different forms and it is said that it is used by tribesman in the same way Hoodia is used in other parts of the world – Tribesman will consume it before a long hunt to cur...
  • Top 2 Ways To Lose Weight  By : Varun Pratap -
    If you Really, really want to lose weight, You'll need to do these 2 steps. Most people only follow 1 of these. If you are frustrated with Your Weight loss efforts then I can Assure you, if You read this article, You'll feel why results are not what you were expecting.

    Lets start with overview of How you can lose weight. You should know the basic formula of losing weight. It's Diet + Exercise. Right... But this is only Half of the story. I am also surprised how most expert...
  • Why You Are Fat – Natural Weight Loss Dieting Program  By : Chris Chew -
    Have you ever wondered why you are fat and have considered going on a weight loss dieting program? If you did, then you must know why certain food makes you fat.

    Most if not all of us are somewhat carbohydrate addicts. We have pastas, pizzas, white rice, spaghettis, bread, refined flour food and confectionaries in almost if not all our meals. Just look at the queues at the fast food joints on a regular day and you will know what I mean. Bread and sweet sugary drinks are th...
  • Tips For Safe Weight Loss  By : Joel Noah -
    Many people want to trim down so they can look better and feel better. Carrying extra weight can be very unhealthy and it can lead to numerous health complications.

    When a person is facing the prospect of having to lose weight they can feel overwhelmed. The gravity of the road ahead can be a lot to absorb and they turn to a quick fix for the problem.

    There are many fad diets in existence that claim that they result in fast weight loss. In most cases their claim is tru...
  • Considering Hoodia and Don't Know Where to Begin?  By : Deborah Patrie
    When considering a Hoodia product for weight loss it is wise to check out the manufacturer for clues to quality and authenticity. With all the hype surrounding Hoodia and more websites selling it than you can count, it is important that you know a little about what is going on behind the scene to pick an authentic quality product.
  • Weight Loss Attitudes  By : Jan Thomsen -
    Once you’ve achieved your desired weight, you return to your old eating habits and levels of activity, the weight will return. Plain and simple.

    Quick-fix diets face this kind of problem. They don’t offer long-term changes which sometimes cause the downfall of the program.

    Stay realistic

    Avoid feeling dissatisfaction with what you have accomplished. Enjoy your life and be satisfied with the healthy weight you can achieve. Initially, weight loss is gradual compared...
  • It’s Never Too Late To Make Your Diet Resolution  By : Joey Dweck -
    Many people make their New Year’s resolution to lose weight. While they start out with good intentions, far too often the weekly drudge of sticking to a diet can wear thin quite quickly and before they know it their good diet intentions have fallen away. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to stick to your diet resolution without giving up before the excess weight goes away.

    One of the most important things you can do to ensure that you stick with your weight l...
  • Writing For Your Weight Loss Success  By : Dr. Fit, Sidney E. Reeves, CFT -
    Motivation is one of the key variables for the equation that yields long term weight loss success. The question is how do you maintain the motivation to attain the ultimate goal? Regardless if your weight loss goal is 20 pounds or 100 pounds you must change your thinking to change your behavior and writing makes that happen.

    Weight loss really does begin in your head. Every successful athlete understands that his thinking process is either working for him or against him. T...
  • The One Right Way To Lose Weight And Stay Well  By : Mike Patel -
    Most Americans have the same problem when it comes to losing weight and staying well. The foods we like in our culture are, for the most part, terrible for us.

    * Chocolate milkshake
    * Chicken fried steak with steak fries
    * Grilled hamburger with the works
    * Mom's favorite pie

    I hope I'm not making you too hungry. You may not LOVE the items I just listed, but it's a sure bet 90 percent of those reading this article could easily down at least one of those items RIGHT N...
  • Keeping A Healthy Weight  By : Joseph Kenny -
    These days, more and more people are placing importance on keeping physically healthy. This can be seen by the amount of people who are joining gyms and sports clubs, going on diets, and spending on private health insurance. One of the biggest areas of concern in this area for women is keeping a healthy weight, this is because it not only effects their overall level of physical health, but is also recognised as playing an important role in mental and emotional well being, and...
  • Your BMI-Body Mass Index May Not Be Accurate If You Are An Asian Or African  By : Chris Chew -
    Everyone knows that carrying extra body fat is a potential time bomb by increasing the risks of getting heart diseases, stroke and certain types of cancers. These are potential killer diseases. By keeping your body fat down, these diseases may be avoided and even prevented.

    One of the most popular methods of measuring whether one is overweight is by using the Body Mass Index or BMI calculation. The formula for calculating BMI is:-

    •Body weight in kilograms (pounds) divi...
  • Which Diet Plan Is Best? Study’s Surprising Results  By : Joey Dweck -
    As the old year comes to a close and everyone begins to look forward to the beginning of a New Year, many people are also anticipating the beginning of their New Year’s resolutions. For numerous individuals, New Year’s resolutions will involve vows to cut back on their food intake, get on a diet and exercise regimen and drop at least a few pounds. The question that hangs in the air for those who are anticipating the start of a new diet lies in exactly which diet might happen ...
  • Simple Weight Loss  By : David McCarthy -
    Active weight watchers consistently ask what foods can I eat and what foods should I avoid. This is a genuine thing because if you have set a goal to lose weight you want to be sure that you are eating the right things. The good news is that there are very few foods that you should avoid such as:

    - Any type of fast food. (Pizza’s, burgers etc.)
    - All soft drinks that fizz.
    - Never drink beer when you eat, or eat when you drink beer. Beer will stop your body from breaking...
  • How To Lose Weight Easily, Quickly And Naturally Program - Natural Weight Loss  By : Chris Chew -
    It is easy to lose weight quickly and naturally if you have a systematic weight loss program. Many people failed to lose weight successfully because of the natural tendency to choose easy quick fix programs such as going on drastic diets, popping diet pills or persuaded to buy some exercise gadgets that simply do not work. In my other articles, I have addressed these issues and why such easy quick fix programs simply do not work in the long term and will not repeat them here....
  • Some Food For Thought-Is Your Diet Killing You!  By : Marie K Gordon -
    I must admit that I don't usually write articles with such a chilling headline, so I feel that I should give a little background on a relatively innocent experience which prompted me to write this piece.

    I would also say quite candidly that there is nothing really new in the main context of it, in fact most probably, everyone is concious of these facts in some way or another.

    What I really do wonder though, is just exactly how many of us are actually making any real att...
  • Ultrametabolism - The Simple Plan For Automatic Weight Loss  By : Mark Hyman, M.D. -
    What's the greatest threat facing our civilization? (No, it's not the Islamic jihad.) It's obesity. Due to its attendant health and economic costs, scientists predict that obesity alone will topple economic and social structures, induce a wide range of dire diseases, and drastically cut short Americans' life spans.

    These are more than another set of statistics -- they predict things that can and will affect you, your family, your health, and your pocketbook. If you are amo...
  • Are You Still Following Your New Years Resolution To Lose Weight?  By : Sarah Verneke -
    One of the most common New Year’s Resolutions is “to lose weight, and get in shape”. However within a few weeks an overwhelming majority of people are right back where they started eating foods that aren’t healthy and not exercising. So why do so many people start out with good intentions and fail?

    Most people focus on short term goals and instant gratification. They want to lose weight but aren’t committed to making the lifestyle changes necessary to lead a healthier life...
  • Understanding Over-weight - How to Successfully Get slim  By : Knut Holt
    A survey of the factors causing over-weight and of measures you can use to reduce weight successfully.
  • How To Reduce Weight Fast And Lose Fat Forever Fast Weight Reducing Tip  By : Chris Chew
    So you have tried dieting to reduce weight. You have also popped all kinds of weight reducing pills you can get your hands on. To your delight your effort seemed to work as you begin to lose body fat steadily. Then one day, before you reach your desired weight, you begin to notice that your weight seemed to stay the same even though you are still on the diet and popping those weight reducing slimming pills. To your horror, you discover that the weight you had lost is beginnin...
  • How To Reduce Weight Fast And Lose Fat Forever Fast Weight Reduction Tip  By : Chris Chew
    So you have tried dieting to reduce weight. You have also popped all kinds of weight reduction pills you can get your hands on. To your delight your effort seemed to work as you begin to lose body fat steadily. Then one day, before you reach your desired weight, you begin to notice that your weight seemed to stay the same even though you are still on the diet and popping those pills. To your horror, you discover that the weight you had lost is beginning to pile up once again....
  • Lose Weight-Tone Abs With Electronic Muscle Stimulator? Can Body Fat Melt Away?  By : Chris Chew
    You have probably seen plenty of advertisements extolling how Electronic Abdominal Stimulators can melt your belly fat fast and quickly. Most of these advertisements will also claim that their electronic abs stimulators can also flatten your tummy to reveal your six pack abs muscle. They even claim that by using electronic abs stimulators for X minutes is better that 300 sit ups or crunches, so you can say bye bye to diets and exercise forever. Too good to be true?

    On the ...
  • Weight Loss Or Fat Loss - Important Differences To Lose Weight And Fat Healthily  By : Chris Chew
    Some people used the term “weight loss” while others call it “fat loss” whilst many use the terms weight loss and fat loss interchangeably. Do they mean the same thing? To many people, they do mean the same thing. But the terms may be entirely different in meaning. You must know the difference if you want to lose weight or lose fat effectively and healthily.

    When you step onto your bathroom scale every morning, what you will be reading from the scale is weight loss and no...
  • Get That Flat Stomach Look? Get Rid Of Big Tummy, Pot Belly And Beer Belly Fast.  By : Chris Chew
    How to get that flat stomach look and get rid of big tummy, pot belly and beer belly fast?

    By exercising your Transversus Abdominus Muscle. This is the muscle in your abdomen that holds your stomach in giving you the flat belly look. This muscle acts like a corset around your tummy by holding your tummy in and if the muscle is weak, your belly will be distended more easily making your tummy looking much bigger than it should just like having a beer belly. This is one of th...
  • Weight Loss, Diet, Health, Fitness, And Eating Disorders: 7 Steps To Taking Control Of It All With The Ultimate Self Help Book  By : Kelly Burris
    Reprogramming the Overweight Mind: 7 Steps to Taking Control of Your Subconscious has become the definitive book for behavior change. It is the ultimate self help book because all of the documents necessary to perform a clinical study are contained within an included Audio/Data CD. When psychologists, physicians, or psychiatrists ask me to prove my book is the definitive document for behavior change, I am happy to accommodate.

    Since its introduction into psychiatric care ...

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