You know that you want to lose weight. But how do you pick a goal weight that’s right for you? Do you find a celebrity, or even a friend, whose body you like and try to reach the same weight as him? Do you aim for a previous weight of your own,... Read more
When it comes to dieting, there are more myths and old wives' tales than there are verifiable facts. Here we collect all our best resources for debunking top diet myths so you can stop falling for fads and learn how to use a healthy eating plan t... Read more
Body weight alone is not a clear indicator of health or fitness because it does not distinguish how many pounds are fat and how many are muscle. But body composition helps describe the amount (and distribution) of fat and lean muscle tissue in the bo... Read more
Eventually, most people who walk for fitness will reach the point when walking alone no longer challenges them or helps them see results. If that sounds like you, then Nordic walking may be just what you need. First used as a summer training method b... Read more
Playing, friends, and homework are among the top things a kid thinks about during a day. But increasingly, one's body shape, size and appearance are competing thoughts. According to Kathy Kater, author of the book Real Kids Come in All Sizes (200... Read more
Well I'm 14, 5'8", and 193 Lb. I started exercise and diet in December, but sometimes during sports practice I feel like I'm not going hard enough, and I'm trying to find the line between lazy and tired.... Read more
I'm 6'1" and my current weight is 301lbs. Looking for buddies to keep me motivated. I have a tendency to get down on myself too quickly. I'm always looking for new and fun healthy foods to try also!... Read more
Ok, here's the thing-- losing weight is hard but it's doable. Just keep at it. Make sure you get at least a ten minute walk each day and find out what works for you. Read people's blogs, ~Indygirl for example. It takes a while to start working...... Read more
Four days ago I joined SP. At that time, I replaced the computer chair with a stability ball (Swedish ball). Now, as I spend time on the computer, I do exercises on the ball. It's fun and doesn't feel like a workout, although I already see improve... Read more
Let's face it: Losing weight can be hard work. It requires patience, dedication, and the drive to make permanent healthy changes in your life. It's not always fun to head to the gym instead of watching your favorite show on T.V., or turning d... Read more
This contest is now closed. The winner is: AGRENANCO. Congratulations!A great gym bag is more than a fitness fashion accessory: It's functional, too. Packing your bag gets you in the mindset to exercise, and keeping your gym bag packed with all t... Read more
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