By Peggy Edwards
It's a sad truth that some dieters will be successful while others will not. Why do some people suffer from endless setbacks and yo-yoing weight loss while others manage to not only lose the weight but keep it from ever coming back? Don't you want to know how to be part of the second group?... Read More
You have got to have faith... particularly if you want to shed those extra pounds.
That is the message from Gwen Shamblin, founder of the bible-based weight-loss program called Weigh Down. Shamblin battled her own diet demons. But after a few attempts to lose weight, she turned to God and took 20... Read More
By Diane Corriette
You know what it's like. You set yourself a goal, something you want to achieve. You are excited and ready to take on the world, and then a few months later you can't even be bothered to spend 10 minutes working towards achieving it. Well welcome to being human! It is so easy to go from... Read More
By Janet Martin
Gym memberships usually increase during the month of January because everybody seems to want to start their year with a resolution to lose weight and become healthier. However, after a few visits to the gym, many people start to become less enthusiastic in their efforts to be buff because of... Read More
By Glenn Freiboth
Before initiating a weight loss program, it is important for people to know how much weight they should lose.
There should be two basic weight loss goals:
1) Initial goal (short term) 2) Long Term goal (approximately 1 year from now)
Both of these goals should be... Read More
How to lose weight with your partner could mean losing at love. Not losing love for your partner of course, but it might mean you have to lose some of the foods you love. It's always easier if you lose with love, with your partner standing by your side (or over your plate).
Learning how to lose weight... Read More
by Lisa Myer
Jenny's diet plan was driving Jim around the bend. After the birth of their first child, Jenny didn't lose the 40 pounds of baby weight she put on during her pregnancy. Caring for an infant precluded her ability to zip off to the gym, and disruptions in the couple's schedule made for a lot of fast food dinners. Instead of seeking the advice of a dietitian, Jenny... Read More
A lot of people still don't know there are fat-burning foods that can actually increase the number of fat calories your body burns each day. These are known as free foods and are generally low in calories; in fact, some of these foods are so low in calories that your body actually burns more calories metabolizing them than the total amount of calories in the food itself.
Although fat burning foods are important for anyone who wants to lose... Read More
Create a motivational mantra. I am what I eat. Bigger isn't better. I'm in it to win it. Rome wasn't built in a day. Think of a saying that reflects your weight-loss journey and stick to it. When you wake up in the morning, state your mantra aloud. When you're feeling weak, recite your saying over and over. Let these words be inspirational enough to steer you away from unhealthy behaviors. It's important to remember that you didn't gain... Read More
By Allison Preston
Are you looking for a diet plan that helps you lose weight? Then you should look for the help of a diet buddy. A diet buddy is a friend or co-worker who you partner with to help each other lose weight. Many fitness experts know that if you have to account for your actions to a friend and... Read More