Are You Being Duped by Your Weight Loss Shakes?
Weight loss shakes are marketed as a fantastic option to help keep your calories, hunger, and macronutrients under control. I’ve used them in the past, though I stopped doing that when I started to try to put more whole foods in my life. When you make enough smoothies and have them ready in your freezer, you don’t need to spend the extra cash on weight loss shakes for diet support.
That said, I made the switch because I was cheap and because I was trying to get more whole foods in my life. It wasn’t because I didn’t think weight loss shakes could benefit me. Now, as it turns out, I might have made the right choice without knowing it.
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Delicious Diet Friendly Mexican Food to Keep Trim at Home or Away
Whether you’re headed to a gorgeous luxury villa in Nayarit, or making yourself a delicious meal, diet friendly Mexican food is easier to find than you think. Many of us tend to think of dishes from Mexico as being heavy, fatty and terrible for the waistline. However, that assumption is based on flawed thinking.
The majority of the dishes that aren’t diet friendly Mexican food are typically what we’d find at fast food places. If we make these dishes with fresh ingredients, they’re far better for our health and weight. In fact, authentic Mexican food is rich with nutrients and is great for protein, healthy fats, and a variety of fruits and veggies.
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Top Diet Trends You Don’t Need or Want
Just because a diet is trendy, doesn’t mean it’s effective. Just because your favorite celebrity does it, it doesn’t mean it’s safe. Let’s get real. This isn’t really news to any of us. Still, we fall for these diets, products and off-the-wall tactics now and again.
Some trendy diets may look miraculous, but they’re often associated with some pretty scary negative health effects. Now that we’re getting well into swimsuit season, it’s easy to start feeling desperate to look our best. Keep reading this post
Can You Eat Fruit and Still Lose Weight?
When I was growing up, if I whined to my mother about being hungry, she’d tell me to eat fruit. Typically, that meant that I should have an apple. Apples were a staple in my house. Even if we were out of just about everything, we always had milk, bread, potatoes and apples in the house.
I heard the words “have an apple” so much that I loathed them by the time I was a teenager. Yet, somehow since then, those words have become appealing to me again. In fact, I love fruit. Yes, that includes apples. As I get older, it’s harder to lose weight and even harder to keep it off, which led me to ask, “Can you eat fruit and still lose weight?” Keep reading this post
Cryotherapy for Weight Loss: Will it Really Freeze Your Butt Off?
Cryotherapy for weight loss and other things is one of the hottest new wellness trends. There are lots of different claims floating around regarding its use. Some say it gives them more energy. Some say it boosts their immune system. Others say it helps with weight loss.
Is there any truth to these claims? Can you actually freeze your butt off? Is it really possible to stand in a freezing cold chamber for a short while and come out burning more fat than you did before?
As unpleasant as being that cold may sound, many people would certainly find it worthwhile to spend a few short minutes feeling unpleasant if it meant their weight loss would speed up. That said, it’s only worth it if it works. Can cryotherapy for weight loss really lead to measurable results?
According to fans of cryotherapy for weight loss, three minutes in a -306ºF chamber for three minutes can boost the metabolism. They say it will lead to an additional 500 to 800 calories burned away. Not bad for three minutes of discomfort! Keep reading this post