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Ground flaxseed and cinnamon will help lower your blood sugar and your triglycerides. Try a daily breakfast shake with oatmeal, flaxseed, cinnamon, fruit (banana, apple, papaya, whatever) , water and skim milk in the blender. Tastes good and will definitely lower your numbers!
You can read about my personal success with this secret in my very first blog: My success controlling my blood sugar.
My workout routine at Curves.At Curves they have a computerized personal trainer called Curves Smart and you have to keep your reps on the machine consistent and steadily improve on each machine by maintaining a green light on the machine when you check out every day it shows a map of how you did. You get a few green dots and usually a lot of yellow to show the areas where you didn't reach your goal for the days workout.It is usually rare to get all green dots. Today I was all green. WooHOO!
It really motivates me that I am making progress in my workouts and building my strength and losing weight.
I know they are usually very cheesy, but whenever im on vacation I always pack a workout dvd. If it starts raining or im the first one up in the morning I just pop it in and in a half hour I got my workout out of the way for the day!!! Plus if you make the room to pack it on top you'll see it every time you pull something out of your suit case and it will remind you to stay on track!!
My personal faves are Jazzercise DVDs :)
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