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on Feb 04, 2012 10:00 AM in Tips & Updates

 

When supermarkets opened self-checkout lanes I was upset. Not because I had to scan and bag the items myself, but that I had to go to the grocery store at all. I figured if no one was going to smile at me at the register, what was the use of even being there.

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on Feb 03, 2012 10:00 AM in Recipes

 

If you enjoy the flavors and textures of fish, you have a tremendous nutritional edge over

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on Feb 02, 2012 10:00 AM in Dieting & You

 

Do you ever wish that you could love your body completely? Even if it seems difficult, you can learn to do this. Loving what already feels good about your body inspires you. But loving what seems unlovable transforms you

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on Feb 01, 2012 10:00 AM in Tips & Updates

 

If you woke up thin, your life would not change very much. It’s nice to think so when you’re trying to lose 50 pounds, but the truth is your new life begins at the point you decide to make a positive change and seek a better life. While weight loss appears to be the goal, many who want to lose weight want a better life.

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on Jan 31, 2012 06:00 PM in Tips & Updates

 

You swore this was the year you’d stick to those resolutions, but that jumbo tin of caramel popcorn and comfy couch are calling your name. Join the club: About 40 percent of Americans make a life-enhancing vow on January 1—and half “relapse” within the first 21 days. How to sail through that critical launch period and keep on going? Start with these five no-fail strategies.

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on Jan 31, 2012 10:00 AM in Healthy Eating

 

Tomorrow February begins--the month when we see red and pink hearts adorning shopping centers, stuffed animals, and boxes of chocolate. With that kind of built-in association, it's only natural that The American Heart Association (AHA) observes February as Heart Health month.

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on Jan 30, 2012 10:00 AM in Success Stories

 

The title is one tip that our this week's featured member, Hotmama_06 would like to share with you.  She has lost over 40 pounds and is now thrilled with her new figure.  Here she tells us how she made lifestyle changes that included regular exercise, portion control and eating healthier - all of which helped her shed those unwanted pounds

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on Jan 29, 2012 10:00 AM in Tips & Updates

 

If you are struggling with making exercise a part of your lifestyle, please don’t stop now. Your overall health and fitness is so worth fighting for. Here's a kickboxing routine that will keep you in fighting form.

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on Jan 28, 2012 10:00 AM in Tips & Updates

 

The United States Department of Agriculture(USDA), with the help of the health conscious First Lady Michelle Obama, unveiled changes to the National School Lunch Program this past week.

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on Jan 27, 2012 10:00 AM in Recipes

 

I estimate that there are about 800 million bloggers and food writers in the world all merrily posting their favorite recipes each day. Ok, that might be a slight exaggeration, but there sure are a lot of them. I know this because

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on Jan 26, 2012 10:00 AM in Tips & Updates

 

Up until a chance lunch meeting a few years ago, the tea bag was the only way I’d experienced tea, the world’s most popular beverage behind water. Enter Hugo’s Restaurant in Studio City, California, which boasts an extensive list of loose leaf teas.

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on Jan 25, 2012 06:00 PM in Healthy Eating

 

You’ve been told a trillion times not to buy produce out of season. But that doesn’t mean you have to skip the fruits you love this time of year. It’s just a matter of knowing which version is the healthiest and tastiest.   

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on Jan 25, 2012 10:00 AM in Healthy Eating

 

Americans are consuming double the 2,300 milligrams of sodium recommended by the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. However, there’s a smaller number that gets ignored.

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on Jan 24, 2012 06:00 PM in Tips & Updates

 

Does an injury have you sidelined from your regular workout routine? Don't sweat it. While getting injured can be frustrating (and painful), it doesn't have to mean you'll gain weight. In fact, it may be a great time to take a break from your current workout and focus on other ways to stay fit. And the good news is, when your body is ready to go back to your workout routine, it will have to work even harder than it did before, making it even more effective.

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on Jan 24, 2012 10:00 AM in Tips & Updates

 

If you think a few glasses of water aren’t important, check your mood. As you rev up physical activity and change your diet, you may be getting less water than you need.

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