fad diets

The 5 Signs of a Fad Diet

A fad diets is any diet plan or aid that aims to reduce one's weight, usually in an unrealistically short time. Fad diets attract susceptible people who suffer with weight  problems. They desperately seek shortcuts to achieving a shapely physique. A common problem with fad diets is that the fat-reducing...

To Drink or Not To Drink – Alcohol And Exercise

It’s Friday afternoon and you’re leaving work. You may be thinking about going out. You might have a few drinks with friends, just to relax and...

Detox Diet – How to Quickly Recover from Over-Indulging

By Joseph Palumbo | IFBB PRO BODYBUILDER First and foremost: forgive yourself. You tried your best to be virtuous, but you lost your “diet halo”...

Whole Food Machine or Junk Food Queen – You Are What...

Take a look inside your kitchen. What type of foods do you see? In your freezer do you see microwave meals, ice cream and...

Three Ways To Self-Sabotage New Years’ Resolutions

By Dr. Tom Fisher It took me a while to decide which of the three I wanted to list first, and to establish the order...

Alcohol Diet – A Healthy Meal or a Couple of Cocktails?

Skipping meals to save calories for drinking alcohol is becoming distressingly popular… It has become far more familiar, now that we have a name for...

The Hidden Benefits of Collagen

Our bones and muscles are held together by connective tissue. The connective tissues include ligaments (connecting bone to bone), and tendons (connecting bones to...

Well-Being & Life Expectancy – Are You Optimizing Yours?

Lifestyle Habits versus Quick Fixes Mediterranean countries (including France, Italy, Spain, and Greece) and Japan exhibit cultures that date back thousands of years. These cultures...

Can Melatonin Protect Your Brain From Aging?

Long-term melatonin administration protects brain mitochondria from aging Melatonin is a hormone your body produces at night, and one of its primary roles is to...

Want a Faster Metabolism? Get More Sleep!

Do you want to increase metabolism? Get more sleep! Sleep Loss Lowers Metabolic Rate Sleep is one of the most neglected aspects of health for most...

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5 Changes to Make to Detoxify Your Life

The Detox Diet is extraordinarily popular. Most of the medical establishment does not agree with the premise, citing that our livers and kidneys are all we...

BURPEES: Love Them, Hate Them, Do Them

By Megan Johnson McCullough Everyone’s favorite exercise….NOT! Even though we hate them, there’s plenty of reason to love them. They burn some serious calories. They’re...

Processed Foods – What They Really Do to Your Body

By Megan Johnson McCullough We live in a world that operates at a fast pace, turning convenience and time efficiency into priorities. We have learned...

Sleep Loss Significantly Slows Metabolism & Fat Loss

Sleep is one of the most neglected aspects of health for most athletes. Not getting a good night’s sleep can not only affect performance,...

Body Fat Test Tools: How to Measure the Bulge         

As much as we don’t want to hear about the fat to lean tissue ratio of our body, body fat test tools are great...