Bogus exercise equipment and nutrition scams have been assaulting us for about as long as anyone can remember. According to author Dr. James Harvey Young, the scams date back as early as 1630. That was the year Nicholas Knopp of Massachusetts Bay was... Read more
It makes perfect sense. Instead of driving to work and back each day—which uses gas and does absolutely nothing for your rear or your stress level—you bike your way to work, miss the traffic, burn some calories, get an energy boost, and s... Read more
When cartilage that cushions your joints begins to breakdown faster than your body can replace it, you develop osteoarthritis. Without this protective tissue, the bones in your joints rub together, causing pain, tenderness, swelling and stiffness. Lo... Read more
Protein supplements are popular among casual exercisers, serious bodybuilders, dieters and even non-exercisers for many reasons. Most people know that protein is an essential nutrient for overall health that helps promote fullness and also plays... Read more
Does this story sound familiar to you? You’re doing pretty well sticking within your calorie range until that box of candy shows up in the office, or all heck breaks loose and the only way to squeeze in lunch is at the local fast food joint. Yo... Read more
I'm finding it really hard to work on my de-stress goals when I get a 2:30am wake up call from work. Also cut into my 8 hours of sleep. Not to try to get a couple more hours of sleep before I have to start my busy Saturday.... Read more
Working hard today and still keeping it up. I stopped all diet drinks and I think the diet sweetener does cause cravings. Since I have stopped my cravings have been cut way back. Just thought I would share so it might help someone else.... Read more
Working out is hard; ( i started with sit up10min(100) jumping jax 10(about 200jumping) (about 500~700) everyday but my feet can handle it do i started to run 30min everyday I sweat way more lot yet it says im burning less cals.. any advise?... Read more
I thought I knew a thing or two about diet and exercise. For example, I knew how to do a squat, and that avoiding carbs altogether wasn’t necessarily a wise thing to do.Then I enrolled in personal training school and realized just how much I di... Read more
The ongoing debate over plastic has been a hot topic for the past year. Last week I shared that BPA is not just in plastics but can also be found in metal-based food and beverage cans. A common question came up in the comments asking about the hea... Read more
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