What you should know to master portion control

Today's fast-food burgers often come in sizes -- and calorie counts -- much larger than in years past. Ultraprocessed foods and beverages, including chocolate, french fries, fast-food hamburgers and soda, are being sold in sizes up to five times larger than when they were first introduced, according to a December 2021 study in the American Journal … Continue reading What you should know to master portion control

Motivation Monday: 8 Foods That Are Surprisingly Good for Weight Loss

Losing weight doesn’t always have to be about deprivation and denial. In fact, it shouldn’t be. Successful, sustainable weight loss is far more attainable when you focus on the quality of food rather than the quantity.

Workout Wednesday: You’ve Lost Weight, Now How Do You Keep It Off?

Losing weight is one thing, keeping the weight off is another. We’ve all heard about yo-yo dieting, know a friend who yo-yos and have probably bobbled ourselves. But it is possible to stay at your new, lower weight — and the more you’ve lost, the more likely you may be to maintain, according to a new study.

Motivation Monday: Hate the Gym? Try These 9 Calorie-Burning Alternatives

http://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-18/html/container.html Hate the Gym? Try These 9 Calorie-Burning Alternatives If you don’t like the gym, can’t stand running and never took to cycling, well … that’s still no excuse to sit on the couch all day. There are plenty of ways to exercise beyond traditional methods. In fact, we can count at least nine. Take … Continue reading Motivation Monday: Hate the Gym? Try These 9 Calorie-Burning Alternatives

Fat & Figuring it Out on Anchor.FM

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THIS LIFE-SAVING FITNESS ADVICE IS VITAL TO YOUR WELL-BEING

Exercise is kind of like laughter: it’s one of the few things in life that is free (though yes, you may pay for instruction with the former and entertainment to facilitate the latter), will make you feel better, and has no negative side effects. It’s also something that can be experienced alone, but is always … Continue reading THIS LIFE-SAVING FITNESS ADVICE IS VITAL TO YOUR WELL-BEING

The Most Dangerous Fat Is the Easiest to Lose

It’s every weight loss enthusiast’s dream to zap belly fat but, far from pure vanity, there’s actually a reason why having a lot of fat in the abdominal region can be dangerous. Fat is stored all over our body, but how does an expanding waistline grow your risk for chronic illness?