Healthy Routine: Give Yourself A Break

Healthy Routine: Give Yourself A Break

Health is one of the most important topics that we can talk about. Clearly I think it is important as it is part of my life and business. You are reading this, so it is on your mind at the moment too. With all of the discussion around health, it is obviously on others’ minds as well.

Most of the time when we talk health, it involves tips on getting enough exercise, eating the right foods and things that involve action. Taking action is the best thing you can do for your health. With action comes results and satisfaction.

Healthy Routine: Give Yourself A Break

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How do we know what actions to take? Well, we discuss that in many articles and there is no shortage of information out there that you can find to help you. I would like to stress the common sense approach and remind you that we have known the best … Read More

Diet program – Not Fancy Workout Machines, May Be The Key To A Match Physique

Diet program – Not Fancy Workout Machines, May Be The Key To A Match Physique

Exercising machines promise you “sculpted abs” as well as a “bikini-ready physique,” but as the majority of active fitness enthusiasts know, a diet would be the important ingredient to a terrific body.

Diet program - Not Fancy Workout Machines, May Be The Key To A Match Physique

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Experts say diet is about 80% of getting the body you want to have.

Working out and enjoying a well deserved snack is a wonderful thing and something that keeps some people on their goal. Knowing what foods to eat before a workout and planning what little treat you may have after your workout may work for you. Note – immediately following a workout, it is recommended to consume a protein shake and not high-sugary foods such as dried fruit.

Now I can admit there are some people out there that can consume 2 pieces of cake per day and drink sodas that have 6-packs, but even so, their insides are screaming due to the poor … Read More

Slimming Down More Quickly By Way Of Correct Diet And Nutrition Habits

Slimming Down More Quickly By Way Of Correct Diet And Nutrition Habits

While exercise is a big deal in quick weight loss, it’s not everything. Yes, exercising by walking with ankle weights does wonder for so many people hoping to lose weight but if you don’t watch out what you eat, your exercise efforts could all go to waste.

Slimming Down More Quickly By Way Of Correct Diet And Nutrition Habits

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Always remember that it is important for you to watch what you eat because it can determine whether calories are added to your body or not. These calories affect your weight and if you are able to cut down on it, you are more likely to succeed in your weight loss efforts even with minimal exercise efforts.

lways remember that it is important for you to watch what you eat because it can determine whether calories are added to your body or not. These calories affect your weight and if you are able to cut down on it, you are more … Read More

Top 10 Ways To Slow Down The Aging Process

Top 10 Ways To Slow Down The Aging Process

My grandmother used to say to me “Don’t get old Sherry” and she was right if you do not feel well more often than not and do not have enough energy to make it through the day and enjoy yourself into retirement. The time to start slowing down the aging process is NOW. Here are my top ten ways to do just that:

Top 10 Ways To Slow Down The Aging Process

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1. EAT MINI-MEALS every 3-4 hours – this helps stabilize blood sugar levels throughout the day and will not put undue stress on your digestive system. Make sure they are nutrient dense with plenty of WHOLE FOODS from the produce section at every mini-meal.

2. EAT LESS SUGAR – sugar compromises your immune system and we have learned that HIGH-GLYCEMIC foods are now associated with cancer, diabetes and heart disease.

3. WORRY LESS ABOUT CHOLESTEROL – this tends to divert our attention from the bigger … Read More

What To Consume Prior To And Soon After A Workout For Ideal Results

What To Consume Prior To And Soon After A Workout For Ideal Results

Unsure of what to consume pre and post workout? There have been many articles and some debate, however, science and experience indicate there are some common ingredients that should be included pre and post workout for the best results.

What To Consume Prior To And Soon After A Workout For Ideal Results

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What are these magical ingredients and when should I consume them? In an effort of absolute simplicity I’ve broken it down into pre-workout consumption and post-workout consumption.

PRE-WORKOUT

Hydration is fundamental to maintaining good blood pressure, to increasing the effects of your workout, reducing the risk of dehydration, and reducing the strain on your kidneys and liver. There are a myriad of sports drinks, loaded with sugars, electrolytes, and other ingredients. Yet, despite all the advancements of the modern day, water remains your best source of hydration. Bored of water, add some lemon or cucumber to it. Studies show flavored water increases people’s hydration levels (i.e. if it tastes … Read More