In this era of fast-paced everything, even the act of eating a meal has become something we can do on the run. Breakfast comes in bars, lunch can be eaten while speeding down the highway, and dinner is merely an accompaniment to the evening news, squ... Read more
You’ve tried mints, gum and mouthwash but nothing works. Bad breath is affecting your social life, causing you to shy away from your loved ones and preventing you from speaking up at work. You’ve already spent a small fortune to cover it... Read more
Looking for more ways to become a healthier you? Here are 10 great ideas you can use any day, every day.
1. Drink a glass of water. Water is an essential nutrient for life. But beyond that, you just plain feel better when you’re well... Read more
Imagine experiencing severe abdominal pain, along with alternating bouts of both constipation and diarrhea. Even worse, your doctor can find no physical explanation or effective treatment for you, despite these very real symptoms. Unfortunately, this... Read more
1. Start Small
Quite possibly the biggest mistake people make is pushing the accelerator too soon. You can’t lose 20 pounds in a week. But you can lose one. Taking small bites and chewing slowly have as much to do wi... Read more
I need to stop going out to eat. Since this past Jan. I lost 34 pounds, but yesterday in church my friend lost 28 pounds in a matter of weeks. I know this is not a race, but that is throwing me off. Any tips? Thanks for listening... Read more
Is my account set right. I'm 315lbs and a dietician once told me I needed no less then 2100 calories But my calorie counter here says I should get between 1260 and 1610. Does that sound right or did I screw up with setting my account up.... Read more
Oh goodness...I would never eat anything I couldn't see. I won't eat fish because it grosses me out. Friends of ours had a sushi party tonight. I didn't go, for obvious reasons. I won't eat beef, either. I LIKE fruits/veggies, it's just easier...... Read more
My mom never forced me to eat food I didn't want, but if I didn't want what she made I had to make something myself. The weird thing is that I'm the picky person in the family. My mom and brothers will eat almost anything!!! I'm the weird one. lol... Read more
It really does work! I have always hear and read about it. Now I believe. If you take your time and properly chew your food (I do at least 35 chews but it also depends on what I am eating) you will eat less and feel satisfied sooner.I also noticed I... Read more
Over the years, I've had an "on and off" addiction to chewing gum. It seems like I go through phases, where I go through packs of gum like a smoker goes through packs of cigarettes. Then other times I kind of lose interest a... Read more
We've searched the web for interesting healthy lifestyle stories. This week we've found some great ones. All those extras--from ketchup on your egg white omelet (15 calories) to the mayo on your turkey burger (100 calories), can really add up. How do... Read more
A Swedish Proverb:
Fear less, hope more.
Eat less, chew more.
Whine less, breathe more.
Talk less, say more.
Hate less, love more,
and all good things will be yours.
Every line in this proverb spoke to me! So... Read more
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