As a working mom with three kids at home, mornings are always hectic. Getting everyone up, fed, dressed and out the door takes precision timing and a level of organization that most businesses couldn’t match. And while I insist my children have... Read more
It’s true. A carbohydrate-rich diet can inflate appetite and girth. Low-carb diets do promote short-term weight loss, but are accompanied by some severe dangers. So what should you do? The truth is, you can have your carbs and eat them too&mdas... Read more
I'm sure you have heard people say, "Losing weight is easy. Keeping it off is the hard part."
Well, I disagree with this statement. I think losing weight is hard, but keeping it off is even harder!
Permanent weight... Read more
Christina (CFOSTER1966) lost 97 pounds and says she started this journey to become healthier and to ward off the complications that come with obesity. She has maintained her weight loss for the past 18 months. Find out how she did it!
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I love motivational quotes. One of my favorites is, “Whether you think you can or you can’t, you’re probably right!” I believe that there is a lot of truth to that statement. As a runner, I know that if I focus on the fatigue... Read more
Opinion: I am thinking of joining 24hr, I don't have any other means of exercise. My neighborhood is poorly lit, & my hubby won't walk w/ me @ nite. Any thoughts? I am 70% sure I want to join, but I guess I am just scared of being shamed.... Read more
I was diagnosed prediabetic and am looking to lose over 100 pounds total. In my first two weeks, I am down by 13.5 pounds. Is anyone else going low carb? I'm looking for some buddies to help keep me motivated and boost my will power.... Read more
Staying positive!! I am trying to lose the stubborn 9 lbs I gained last Christmas. Yes a year ago believe me I know!! I'm 42, this is my last 9 lbs and lonely night eater. I seem to be winning - plateaued at 125, 123 and now 121... 3 lbs to go!... Read more
i put fresh lime in my water..The health benefits of lime include scurvy, digestion, constipation, eye care, piles, peptic ulcer, respiratory disorders, gout, gums, weight loss, skin care, urinary disorders,... Read more
Britney Spears is looking good. Not only has her hair grown back, but she has slimmed down, too. (I don't think Britney was overweight, but you have to admit she did look pretty unhealthy during her series of personal crises over the last couple of y... Read more
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~John Fitzgerald KennedyIn a few short days many of us will gather around the table with family and friends to give thanks for... Read more
I don't know why I feel embarrassed by my gout attacks. Just a little something extra to keep life interesting and put me on my butt a few days. Mine, like most, seem to really enjoy the flare up in that big toe joint. Not the worst pain ever but... Read more
Fresh fruit studies have shown SIGNIFICANT immune strengthening protection when eating 3 servings fresh fruit per day. Fresh ONLY.
Bob the trainer on Biggest Loser, has as one of his rules to eat berries EVERY day.... Read more
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