to SparkPeople! I've been told that weight loss is 80% nutrition and 20% fitness - also that jogging helps but we also need strength training to build muscles so our bodies burn more calories. Check out the HEALTHY LIFESTYLE section and look at the articles under FITNESS to get more ideas - good luck on your journey!
Lynda in Orange County, So Calif
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Fitness Minutes: (802)
6/14/12 1:27 P
Jogging ranks an intensity of 7 on a scale of 1-10, where skipping rope is the max 10 and sleeping rates a 0.9.
So it certainly will burn a hunk of calories in a short time.
I will get into my wedding suit again.
6/14/12 11:56 A
Welcome to sparks - so glad you have joined us
Take time to make up a sparkpage - you will get a lot of encouragement when you do so
Also take time to participate on all the groups you have joined - encouragement is giving there also
As for jogging I am sure that it will help with weight loss especially if you combine proper eating
If I can be of help please just ask
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Changing my lifestyle is a challenge
Unless the Lord had given me help I would soon have dwelt in the silence of death. When I said, 'My foot is slipping' your love O Lord supported me. When anxiety was great within me your consulation brought joy to my soul (Psalm 94:17-19)
Fitness Minutes: (310)
1 6/14/12 9:08 A
Will jogging help me reduce my weight as am having problem shifting the weight. I have started jogging 4 times in a week and I am in the third week.
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