Is it Safe for Pregnant Women to Lose Weight?
Most women gain quite a bit of weight while they’re pregnant. That said, “eating for two” and gaining a very large amount of weight, for instance, fifty pounds or more, isn’t exactly the type of weight gain that is typically considered healthy during a pregnancy. On the other hand, what about weight loss if you are already quite overweight when you become pregnant? Is it safe to try to lose the excess pounds at the same time that you’re gaining weight for the pregnancy?
According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), it is perfectly acceptable for healthy women to keep up their workouts – or to begin them – in a fitness appropriate way. That said, activities should be carefully selected in order to avoid anything too strenuous or that could place you at risk of a fall. Keep reading this post
Dieting Mistakes You’re Making Even Before You Start Your Diet
One of the most common causes of dieting success or diet failure is the thoughts of the person trying to lose weight. Our own thoughts are often behind our binges, the reason we give up on a workout or even the reason we stop keeping up the strategy altogether.
For this reason, even before we start our diets, our thoughts play a critical role with regards to whether or not we will be successful. Keep reading this post
Top Words and Expressions Never Used by Healthy Dieters
Have you ever noticed a small wince when you talk about weight loss with your doctor, trainer or other people who have successfully lost weight and kept it off? No? Then you’ve either mastered your positive weight management lingo or you just haven’t been paying attention.
The reason is that there are a lot of very popular terms that are used on a regular basis in the dieting community that can do a great deal more harm than good. To people who have lost weight in a healthy way, or who simply know a great deal about health and medicine, those terms sound like nails on a chalkboard. Keep reading this post
The power of Joining Weight Loss Communities
One of the main reasons so many dieters have trouble sticking to their weight loss goals is that they lack the right motivation to stick to it. Once the initial thrill of a new diet or exercise program wears off, keeping up with the demands of the regimen can become monotonous,especially if you are attempting to do it on your own and not Keep reading this post
Dieting at Lunchtime isn’t Just a Matter of What, it’s Also When
Eating a proper lunch is very important to your diet. If you are hoping to lose weight – or at least to prevent gaining it – choosing the right foods on a regular basis will be integral to your success. However, it’s also a good idea to realize that a diet friendly lunch isn’t just a matter of the foods you pack for yourself each day. You also need to pay attention to the clock.
New research has shown that certain times of the day are great for weight loss friendly lunches. There are other times that can cause harm to your efforts, even if you’re eating the same meal either way. Keep reading this post