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The Quickest Way to Lose Weight Permanently

The Quickest Way to Lose Weight Permanently

The opening days of every new year are the signal for magazines, newspapers, TV and radio to saturate us with advice and diets on how to lose weight permanently. Getting slim is the number one new years  resolution for multitudes of women and men while every new food fad can collect its own band of […]

All About Your BMI

All About Your BMI

BMI(Body Mass Index) is a measurement of the fatness or thinness of a human body. BMI came into popular use around 1972 as an easy to calculate measurement of the amount of fat relative to the height and weight of an individual in order to assist in medical diagnosis.

How to Get Rid of Loose Skin on Tummy and Underarms

How to Get Rid of Loose Skin on Tummy and Underarms

It takes dedication to lose a large amount of weight, but losing too much too quickly can leave the body with loose skin that just never seems to go even with targeted exercise. Areas that are noticeably difficult are the tummy and underarms.

Start Your Weight Loss Training Plan Today

Start Your Weight Loss Training Plan Today

Before starting a really effective weight loss plan first note down your waist, hips, thigh and your chest measurements.

Most scales will only show your weight which may not be altering although your body is looking trimmer and your muscle tone is improving.

Quality Sleep May Keep You Slim And Fit

Quality Sleep May Keep You Slim And Fit

Research has shown possible links between quality sleep and keeping slim and fit.
Lack of sufficient and regular sleep can affect the balance between the two hormones leading to a desire to eat. Levels of ‘leptin’ fall while ‘ghrelin’ levels rise so that the less you sleep the more likely you are to overeat and gain unnecessary weight.

Love Handles or Fatty Tissue?

Love Handles or Fatty Tissue?

Those wedges of fatty tissue that collect at the sides of the waist above the hips are popularly known as ‘love handles’ and with a little imagination it is easy to see the reason.

Look Good With A Great Six Pack

Look Good With A Great Six Pack

If you want to look good, a great six pack and pectorals will grab attention on the beach, or in the gym.

How Did Exercising In The All Together Start?

How Did Exercising In The All Together Start?

Have you ever thought it would be nicer to go through your exercise regime in the ‘all together’ and be more liberated?

Basic Exercises To Relieve Shoulder Pain

Basic Exercises To Relieve Shoulder Pain

How many times in your life have you put your hand up to the opposite shoulder and rubbed it in an effort to relieve the aching?

Body Shape | Which Type Are You?

Body Shape | Which Type Are You?

There are three basic body types and most of us tend to fit one type or another – ectomorph, mesomorph and endomorph

The Key Is Carbohydrates

The Key Is Carbohydrates

Apparently when you eat carbohydrates they create insulin, which then produces, fat. So, a diet of both fatty foods and carbohydrates produces an extra lot of fat that the body has to burn away or the pounds pile on.

Simple Reason Drinking Water Helps You Lose Weight

Simple Reason Drinking Water Helps You Lose Weight

How does drinking plenty of water every day help with weight loss and also help you to say leaner?

Are You Guilty Of Weight Cycling?

Are You Guilty Of Weight Cycling?

Also known as ‘weight cycling’, yo yo dieting is a controversial subject with proponents in both “it does you harm” and the “causes no problems” camps

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