I sat listening quietly to the women in my monthly weight-loss support group talk amongst themselves over the conference line. Marge was sharing how happy she was to be back to her regular daily walks after months of being derailed by her broken ankl... Read more
When you work out, a few things probably run through your mind: changing your body composition, burning calories, building more muscle and strengthening your cardiovascular system. But did you know that there is one body part that most of us neglect... Read more
You stare at your to-do list with dread: Unload the dishwasher, return the library books, do the laundry, pick up dinner, drop the kids off at the mall, go to the gym…and that’s just the beginning. The list seems endless and unfortunatel... Read more
Visual images hold amazing power. We can all still “see” the Challenger disaster, the flag rising over Iwo Jima, even our own high school yearbook pictures. The images are still with us today. And so are the emotions that go with them... Read more
Running may be challenging, but it is an activity humans were designed to do—and it's something nearly everyone can enjoy if we allow time and patience for our bodies to adapt to the demands of the sport. But that doesn't mean that prop... Read more
I highly recommend 'The Power of Habit' by Charles Duhigg. Eating too much, poor food choices, lack of exercise are all habits. Like alcohol or drugs, the habits are never extinguished, but can be overwritten if you understand how habits work.... Read more
Hi there, I'm a newbie after being a lurker for years....
My first question is, how do you all cope with the temptations and power of suggestion?
This is my week 2 on my journey and I've been doing great! However, I'm a big one for falling... Read more
Will power. Itís one of those ideas we all talk about pretty oftenóand not usually when things are going well. You donít hear too many people talking about how they really gave their will power a good workout today, or how itís responding so well to... Read more
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