You should never let having a nice looking body take priority over your health. Remember, in order to have effective workouts and maintain your energy levels throughout the day, you must of a strong immune system. Here are some easy ways you can boost yours: Stay Hydrated: Water is necessary to flush toxins from your [...]
A goal requires a plan. This is especially true when it comes to fitness. If you are confused about where to start or "how" to develop a plan, HERE's a great website with resources on helping you identify your goals and executing a plan. Check out the full story on Fitness Goal Setting HERE.
Stress, anxiety and lack of self control can limit you from reaching your weight loss goals. Although many people primarily focus on the physical part of the weight loss process, your mental state of mind is actually the foundation for how successful you will be. Check out THIS insightful article that goes into detail about [...]
From switching healthy foods to your "treat" to grossing yourself out, there are many creative ways to "train your brain" to hate junk food. Click HERE to learn more!
Diets promising dramatic weight loss over a short period of time usually deliver on their promise, but don't get too excited because you're probably just losing "water weight." Conversely, if you experience a spike on the scale in a short period of time, you shouldn't worry too much because more than likely, you've simply gained [...]
Not only does exercise help you look good, it also makes you FEEL good. Being physically active helps boost hormones that promote feelings of happiness. Exercise also helps keep you develop a positive attitude and more optimistic outlook on life overall. Here are 3 additional ways exercise can improve your self-esteem: Exercise makes you stronger. When you [...]
A healthy mind is just as important (if not, MORE important) as having a healthy body. The foundation of every action begins with a thought, therefore, having a strong mind is key to developing a strong body. Here are three tips to boost your mental health. Sleep well. Lack of sleep can cause stress and [...]
While multivitamins are a great way to ensure you get all your daily nutrients, there are also ways to get the same vitamins from what you eat. Getting your vitamins from foods is also a great way to develop healthy habits that will benefit you in the long run. For example, almonds offer a great [...]
Not only can exercise make you look good, it is also a great way to boost your mental health. From reducing stress, to improving self-confidence, exercising is a sure way to enhance who you are mentally and emotionally. Exercise helps produce the chemical responsible for moderating the brain’s response to stress. It has been clinically [...]
A common statement I hear about eating healthy and losing weight is: "it's too expensive." While it's true that you can rack up a huge bill shopping at a whole foods store and paying for a gym membership, there are still ways you can get fit and lose weight on a budget. From creating a [...]