Weight loss

Tips for Maintaining That Hard-Won Weight Loss Goal *

Posted: Dec 10 in Health And Wellness, Weight loss by

Any serious dieter will tell you that losing the weight, although a struggle, is the easy part. Maintaining your victory after you see that desired number on the scale is an ongoing challenge. Somehow your body just wants to return to its pre-diet comfort level. What can you do to keep those unwanted pounds from returning to their former place of residence? [Read more]

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Six Reasons to Take a Walk *

Posted: Dec 03 in Activity Recommendations, Health And Wellness, Weight loss by

Health and fitness are popular topics of discussion, even among the most sedentary people. Nearly everyone understands the importance of moving their body. Not everyone can or wants to commit to a rigid exercise program or a time block at the gym. Fortunately, there’s an exercise option for the majority of people that is relatively easy and only takes as much time as you want to devote to it. Walking is, by far, the most unrestricted fitness activity out there. All you need is a good pair of walking shoes and somewhere to go. The benefits are huge on so many levels. [Read more]

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How to Encourage Your Friend’s Weight Loss *

Posted: Nov 19 in Activity Recommendations, Health And Wellness, Weight loss by

Maintaining a successful weight loss program can be hard. You may be following a doctor’s guidelines. You watch your portions and stay committed to your gym schedule. You keep your journal or record your efforts every day. You know it’s hard. [Read more]

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Healthy Living for a Healthier Life *

Posted: Nov 12 in Health And Wellness, Weight loss by

There are a lot of different ways in which losing weight can improve your health. Being overweight puts you at an increased risk for a wide range of so-called “obesity related diseases.” These are not diseases that are unique to those who are overweight, but instead are diseases that are much more likely to impact those who are obese or overweight. This includes things like heart disease, certain forms of cancer, and even mental health issues like anxiety and depression. What many people don’t realize is that while obesity can significantly increase your risk of chronic diseases, this is only part of the way in which obesity can negatively impact your health. [Read more]

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Why Does Your Weight Fluctuate Every Day? *

Posted: Oct 29 in Health And Wellness, Weight loss by

If you often get on the scale every day, you probably notice that your weight changes significantly each time. Sometimes, you know why there is change — you could have had a big meal right before turning in the previous night, or you could have had an especially strenuous hour of exercise. [Read more]

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