In just two weeks, you'll melt away fat from your hips, waist and thighs, thanks to The Fat Flush Plan. Prepare to cleanse your body and lose big with this three-phase diet program, created by well-known nutritionist Ann Louise Gittleman. The aim of The Fat Flush Plan is to boost your metabolism, flush out... Read More
There are two essentially important things that Americans are struggling with -- health and fitness. Records show that the most overweight and obese people on earth can be found in the U.S. There are hundreds of diet and weight loss programs to be found in the fitness circle yet the lack of will power to start is the most difficult aspect to deal with.
A lot of us are aware that shedding of extra pounds is a key to prevent weight-related... Read More
If you're like most people, you've been doing the usual set of workouts and exercises to get into shape. Push-ups, sit ups, crunches and lunges are great exercises when you're first starting out, but your body will adapt to the routine fairly quickly. The result? Fewer calories burned and little or no results with your workout routine.
Fortunately, there are a number of exercises designed to target key muscle... Read More
Most people think of strength training as a great way to build muscle and increase strength, but there are many more benefits you may be less familiar with. Strength training involves placing a heavier load on a muscle to stimulate an increase in the number of muscle fibers, making the muscle stronger. Types of strength training include working out with free weights or weight machines at the gym, using resistance bands or the body's own weight for... Read More
Tennis pro Martina Navratilova is the latest celebrity to make an appearance in the diet and fitness game. She is trying her hand at weight-loss programs with Shape Your Self, a motivational feel-good guide to becoming more healthy.
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Looking at natural weight loss supplements , there are more and more products that are promoted by practitioners and producers alike. Some of these have been proven to be effective, some are still under review, and others are probably totally useless for the purpose of losing weight. You can determine which of these categories the supplement you are considering falls into by reviewing information available on the... Read More
Congratulations! Embarking on a plan to lose weight is an excellent way to improve your health. While rewarding, the path can be fraught with challenges -- from missteps, restaurant meals, even from well-meaning friends. During your journey, try some of these tips for greater dieting success.
1. Determine a realistic goal weight. If you work with a weight-loss center, their counselors will recommend a goal.... 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
Many workout and fitness plans get derailed by some common mistakes and bad habits. Be careful to avoid the following mistakes.
Working out without a battle plan -- Some people walk into the gym and wing it -- with no sense of how well they're working out all their muscles, then wonder why they don't make progress. Write down a workout plan: Map out all your workouts to the set. Figure out your goals and set a plan to get... Read More
Understanding what makes two people astrologically compatible can be easier than it might seem. One of the key factors of compatibility in astrology is the use of elements to determine how well you are likely to get along with a person, either in love, friendship or business.
There are four elements that correspond to the zodiac signs. These four elements are Fire, Air, Water and Earth. Simply put, you are more likely to have a harmonious... Read More