We hear it all the time—you changed your habits and lost weight steadily, but after awhile, that progress halted. You’ve been stuck at the same weight for days, weeks, or even months. There’s nothing more frustrating t... Read more
As a child, I thought of metabolism as some mysterious, magical thing that you were either born with or without. Watching the kids that seemed to live on ice cream and pizza without gaining an ounce, the adults would say, "I wish I had... Read more
Wouldn’t it be great if all the fat-burning secrets you see in magazine ads and TV infomercials actually worked? If sauna suits, cellulite-shrinking creams, herbal wraps, and pills designed to “boost metabolism and melt fat away” di... Read more
It can be easy to lose track of all the vitamins out there. It's even easier to forget how exactly they help our bodies. Let’s see, vitamin A heals wounds and vitamin C improves eyesight, wait, what was it again? There are so many, it... Read more
Cholesterol is a soft, fat-like substance. It is a building block of body cells and hormones, makes up 50 percent of your nervous system, and is necessary for metabolism. In moderate amounts, it is essential to good health. But the dangers of high ch... Read more
How can I boost metabolism? I am eating healthy. I was going to the gym 4 days a week. Yesterday though I sprained both ankles and my knee. I don't want to gain weight while recovering. And what core exercises can I do with no use of legs?... Read more
Had a really good day till I lost my cell phone. The stress of it got me off tract at dinner and I over indulged in Rubios taco tuesday. I was so mad at myself I went for a 45 minute walk.... Read more
Started my Herbalife metabolism boosters and shakes today. They are delicious!!! First weigh in is next monday, starting weight 228. I am down from my first weigh in at 244. So I have been doing well without them hut wanted a little boost.... Read more
Cell Phones Affect Brain ActivityHolding a cell phone to your ear for a long period of time increases activity in parts of the brain close to the antenna, researchers have found.Glucose metabolism — that’s a measurement of how the brain uses energy —... Read more
For a healthy adult, eating more protein than your recommended daily range once a week or so won't have any major impact on your long-term health or weight loss (assuming you still eat approximately the same amount of calories for the day). Based... Read more
I am a fitness magazine fanatic. Just ask my postal carrier. Each week I receive at least two publications which are reviewed and studied cover to cover before the end of the day. I love reading everything I can get my hands on from Shape, to Oxygen,... Read more
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