There are many strategies to dieting, and the internet and health media are often highlighting the latest dieting fad – often with unbelievable success stories My favourite infomercial quote: “I lost 10 pounds in only 1 week!” ……Yeah right!! I have spoken to many dietitians whom I have worked with – and they all state […]Read More The secret to a successful diet
Christmas can be a challenging time for those whom are food conscious, on a health kick, or trying to lose those extra kilos. I must admit, its one of the most daunting times for someone whom is trying to eat healthy – especially with a full social calendar: Work Christmas party Multiple catch ups with […]Read More Surviving Christmas – The Healthy Way
In this series were going to talk about the different things that we need to put in place, in order to succeed with your health and fitness. Step 1. Goal Setting Having a plan and setting goals is key! What you need to do is to work out why you’re actually wanting to be […]Read More Plan for success – part 1.
I hope I got your attention, as I am about to drop a bombshell. Spot reduction does not work – I repeat and in caps for emphasis – SPOT REDUCTION DOES NOT WORK! For years we have been bombarded with info-commercials and ads – promising us to lose 10 pounds in just 1 […]Read More The 3 step plan to lose abdominal fat fast – with this new fancy ab machine!
So in follow up from yesterdays post (Weight loss with just exercise – unexpected results!), here is the evidence of combining both diet with exercise. A study of overweight and obese women in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95 women underwent either 400kcal deficit from diet alone, or the same 400kcal deficit with either moderate […]Read More How to lose weight – the power of diet and exercise combined
It is natural to think that exercise helps us burn energy, and the more energy we burn, the greater our weight loss results. The fitness world has been advertising this statement, and promoting exercise as the mainstay of weight loss; it’s on every website, magazine, and the media (take a look at meal replacement and […]Read More Weight loss with just exercise – unexpected results!