You all probably know how great aerobic activity is for your heart, body and mind. After all, regular cardio exercise has been shown to reduce body fat, decrease total cholesterol, boost mood, lower resting heart rate, and improve heart and lung func... Read more
What do you do when you don’t achieve the weight loss results you’re looking for?
Do you resolve to cut calories even more, try harder to resist temptations, or log extra treadmill time? These ideas could work—if you’ve b... Read more
Frozen TV dinners weren’t served often when I was growing up in the 60’s. However, on rare, extra-busy nights, I remember eating my meal out of that small, compartmentalized aluminum tray. They were always heated in the oven (since microw... Read more
Do you start off the year with hopeful thoughts about what you want in months ahead? January brings feelings of a clean slate, knowing we get to start again. We are determined to make the upcoming year the best one yet.
According to s... Read more
This article is the second installment in a two-part series. Read Part One here.
The implied start and end, the frustration that goes along with weeks or months of restriction, agitation from days spent calorie counting or skipping out on... Read more
Hi. I'm looking into the Mediterranean diet as well. I have different (and probably less serious) health issues than you, but have several that affect my daily choices and activities. Feel free to add me if you'd like.... Read more
Has anyone ever heard of it? This morning my classmate challenged me to try it for two weeks. I'd like to take his challenge and ask who will join me.
Have you heard of it or tried it? How would you evaluate it? What do you like? Dislike? What... Read more
Well, I am on Phase 2, Day 1 of the 20/20 Diet. This is day 6 and this morning I was down SIX (6) pounds!! That is with ZERO exercise -- just my normal everyday walking around. Can't wait to see what happens when I add in the exercise.... Read more
If you're like me you've "started" your diet a million times and fallen into the same pitfalls over and over again. I read this the famous quote by Albert Einstein and this time I am applying it to my weight loss plan:"Insanity: Doing the same thing... Read more
Brad Milligan (BRADMILL2922)Weight Lost: 197 poundsHometown: Jeffersonville, IN What was life like before losing weight?I was a big kid and a big teenager. Being 6'7", I was never going to be small. I never enjoyed exercise much, but I... Read more
Michelle Miller (JUSTCHELLE75)Weight Lost: 140 poundsHometown: Houston, TXOccupation: Paralegal What was life like before your weight loss?My weight has had vast fluctuations my entire life. I maintained at 135 pounds for about three years... Read more
The nutrition guide that came with my Insanity package is actually very helpful. I was already following my own diet plan before this program, but this book has given me a few more tasty options.
Yesterday for lunch I had the egg sandwich - 1 w... Read more
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