My life has always been full of movement. As a fitness coach and former owner of a personal training business, I know the importance of being active throughout the day and have never been concerned about my activity level. Even with many of my workin... Read more
Heartburn may feel like your heart is on fire, but what’s “burning” is actually your esophagus. Acid reflux, or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), occurs when the stomach acids enter the esophagus, causing pain and burning sens... Read more
As a working parent of two elementary-school-aged children, there is a lot I have to let go because there simply isn't time to manage it all. Maybe some weeks the kids spend more time than they should in front of electronic devices; sometimes I c... Read more
Does your favorite restaurant serve piles of tempting foods on platters rather than plates? Are the biggie-sized meals at fast food restaurants trapping you into overeating? How do you deal with a bountiful breadbasket? Eating out is fun and relaxing... Read more
Eating healthy takes some effort, no doubt about it. Let’s face it, today we might be excited to make a tasty, creative recipe that’s good for our waistline, but tomorrow may not bring the same enthusiastic mood. So we slip for the next f... Read more
Yes. You can turn off meal plans by tapping MySpark - Settings - Manage Goals - Nutrition Goals. Scroll to the bottom and there you can toggle off/on the meal plans. Be sure to tap Save Goals when finished.... Read more
Hi - It sounds like you have meal plans turned on. You can turn them off if you want by tapping MySpark - Settings - Manage Goals - Nutrition Goals. Scroll to the bottom and there you can toggle off/on the meal plans. Be sure to tap Save Goals.... Read more
Is the low carb lifestyle healthy? What about fruits, beans, whole grains, potatoes, oatmeal, brown rice, legumes, quinoa, and other complex carbs. I have read so many posts about people going low carb. I never have before and was curious about it.... Read more
Will be walking 2 miles today after work the weather is nice so let's see how many steps I can get in ..I hope you all get out today if you can or do something inside let's keep up the good work !! Have a great day☺... Read more
...when it comes to meals, that is. I eat a lot of frozen meals for breakfast and lunch during the week (like Weight Watchers and Lean Cuisine meals). It takes the guess work out of what I'll eat, their fairly healthy and they're always handy, so "no... Read more
Start a biggest loser competition at work. Have an entry fee for extra motivation (winner takes all the cash).The competition will push you forward, you will collectively adopt healthier habits (e.g. working out together, eating healthier meals, etc.... Read more
It seems as though I am always in a hurry. I’m not too sure if this is because I have so much to do or if this is just part of my type A personality. From the moment I get up in the morning, to the minute my head hits the pillow, I am either do... Read more
When I was growing up eating out, even at McDonald's, was not a daily, much less a weekly excursion. Not only were restaurants few and far between, it was quite expensive going out to eat with seven people in a family.
Happy Meals and the toys t... Read more
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