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
Has anyone had the med gem metabolism test done? I've found one locally that only cost about $60 and am thinking of getting it done. Just curious if anyone has done this and how accurate you thought it was.
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Im really scared to eat pass 1,000 calories because my metabolism is slow i gain weight at like 700 calories. I know i need to eat more. I cut out everything and only eat veggies mainly and fruit but m still scared even with only veggies and fruit.... Read more
Via cell app.... Can anyone tell me if there's a step tracker?. I saw one on here but when clicking on it, nothing happened. I have a tracker....i want to know where to enter my steps here in spark.... 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
It helps to breakdown fats and proteins, which helps in normal functioning of the nervous system, good for everyone with stress. A particular potential benefit of vitamin B supplements for diabetics is mainly its ability to lower blood levels of hom... Read more
A new study published in Cell Metabolism shows that up to 30 percent of people could have a higher sensitivity to melatonin, the sleepiness-inducing hormone that reduces the production of insulin. This is caused by a change to a melatonin receptor g... 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
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