Tag Archives: weight control

Stuck in an Exercise Rut? Try a New Activity and Spice Up Your Cardio Workouts!

In order to work towards and maintain good health, we should participate in some type of cardiovascular activity. Cardiovascular exercise is very important to improving health and also losing weight, so it should be a part of your weekly exercise routine. It not only works and strengthens your cardiovascular system (heart, lungs, circulation, etc.), but Continue Reading

6 Tips to Shed Stress and Help You Shed the Pounds

Apparently April was stress awareness month and I was too busy to even realize it! While stress is a normal part of life, if you are dealing with chronic stress it can begin to affect your physical and emotional well-being. Studies have shown stress can lead to weight gain and poor food choices. Fight or flight…or chow Continue Reading

New Year, New You: A Reality Guide to Weight Loss

It’s a new year and many people have resolved to lose weight by eating better and exercising more. Sound familiar? I know it’s been my resolution for some time now and I always have difficulty sicking with a program for more than a few months. As anyone who has been on a diet can tell Continue Reading

Research Shows Low-Calorie Sweetener Consumers Live Healthier Lives!

If you are one of the many people using low calorie sweeteners in your food and beverages, then you’re in good company! New research shows that consumers of no, low and reduced-calorie sweeteners eat better and are more physically active. The study indicated that low-calorie sweetener consumers not only had a better quality diet, but Continue Reading

Healthy Halloween Tips and Kid-Friendly Recipes!

I recently had a reader ask, “How can I avoid Halloween weight gain without missing out on the fun?”  It’s a question I’ve asked myself every October. Between holiday parties and baskets filled with high-calorie sweets, it’s little surprise the number on the scale tends to rise through late October and into the winter holidays. Continue Reading