Whether browsing the Internet, surfing through 500 channels, or flipping through your favorite magazine (or tabloid), you’ll find them everywhere: weight loss supplements that offer quick and easy solutions to shedding unwanted pounds. Simply p... Read more
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Today is the day you've decided that you want to lose some weight. Maybe this is the first time you've tried. Maybe, like me and many others,... Read more
Not so long ago, workout experiences were more or less the same for everyone: You would go to the gym, churn out some miles on the treadmill or elliptical, try a few weight machines or take a one-size-fits-all exercise class. All of that has chan... Read more
Lifting weights. Resistance training. Pumping iron. No matter what you call it, strength training is important for boosting the overall health and well-being of people of all ages and fitness levels. While strength training can seem a bit intimidatin... Read more
Motivation is like cold hard cash: You can never have too much! And when you’re trying to lose weight (for the umpteenth time for many of us) you know that you need a wealth of motivational strategies you can count on. But, with so many motivat... Read more
Why is it that sometimes I find a food, like pickles, that the jar says have zero calories, but I have to look at five or six entries on the food tracker before I find one that says the right amount? A lot say 5cal but the jar says none?? Just odd... Read more
What's your weigh-in day, and why?
I used to have Monday. Now I've changed to Saturday. That's because I think it might stop me from binging Friday night, which usually has been a trap for me.... Read more
By Nina Shildeck, NINALEE35
As I stepped out of the shower this morning, I glanced in the mirror. I usually donít do that. I guess it was my frame of mind today. Pensive, primed to take some positive steps, ready for some new beginnings. Ready... Read more
A round-up of the most interesting and thought-provoking stories of the week. BMI Not a Good Measure of Healthy Body Weight, Researchers ArgueScientists are starting to join the argument against BMI, or body mass index, the commonly used metric to de... Read more
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