Nutritional Choices for Perfect Abs

Nutritional Choices for Perfect Abs

Whoever said, “Abs is made in the kitchen”, made a lot of sense. But it all depends on what’s being prepared in your kitchen. No matter how clichéd, the answer is? Healthy and balanced meal. And if you are looking for flat abs, there are some foods and nutritional choices that you should make. FATS BURN FAT- Not all fats are created equal. Good fats are unique because instead of getting stored as fat they are utilized by our body for energy production, thereby raising metabolism and increasing fat burn….

Alkalize Your Body for Better Health

Alkalize Your Body for Better Health

It is easy to get lost in the whole health-food terminology and discourse on clean living. One can’t really tell where healthy stops and unhealthy begins. One major factor in determining the healthfulness of a food can be by looking at it from an alkaline or acidic point of view. The more alkaline it is the better. Alkaline diets have gained more importance from the cancer world, as many research studies are now showing an obvious connection between acidic diets and rise in cancers. Alkaline balance- In order for your…

Never Follow These Diets

Never Follow These Diets

Whether it’s a dress that no longer fits, a pair of jeans you can’t pull above your knee or a tagged photograph that you thought was of someone else- the trigger to get healthy usually comes with a bang, not a whimper. That’s when the fad dieter’s bag of trick appears. Liquids replace solids, shortcuts replace nutrition, and panic replaces common sense. But we are here to tell you that there is no such thing as a quick fix when it comes to health. Nothing can place a goody-two-shoes diet…

Is The Great Indian Diet Only A Diet To Lose Weight?

Is The Great Indian Diet Only A Diet To Lose Weight?

The hype around diets over the last few years is probably one of the many reasons a lot of men, women and children drive themselves into depression. Worse than that, they lose their health goal, no matter what it is; your diet is a part of the larger jigsaw puzzle called ‘lifestyle’. What does ‘diet’ mean?-The word ‘diet’ is associated with the feeling of developing eating habits that are time-bound and coupled with a  strict food plan. But the actual meaning of diet is the food routine which a person…

Syndrome X (Insulin Resistance) – Is It Killing You?

Syndrome X (Insulin Resistance) – Is It Killing You?

Americans are infatuated with a high-carbohydrate, low-fat diet, although in truth, most Americans eat a high-carbohydrate and high-fat diet. Over the years, our diet has taken its toll, and many of us have become less and less sensitive to our insulin as a result. Insulin is basically a storage hormone that drives sugar into the cell to be utilized or stored as fat. The body desires to control our blood sugars. Therefore, when the body becomes less sensitive to its own insulin, it compensates by making more insulin. In other…

Top Fat – Burning And Metabolism Booster Foods In The Great Indian Diet

Top Fat – Burning And Metabolism Booster Foods In The Great Indian Diet

ALMONDS- A study by the University of Toronto found that people who ate almonds with white bread didn’t experience the same blood sugar surges as those who ate just a slice of bread. The higher the rise in blood sugar levels, the lower the fall will be. That dip leads to hunger, causing people to overeat. Moreover, blood sugar changes the body to make insulin, which can increase abdominal fat. FRUITS- A majority of fruits, like apples,pears,oranges and watermelon, are high in fiber and water content, are full of antioxidants…

How To Make Sense Of All The Information Around

How To Make Sense Of All The Information Around

If you are one of those people who have struggled for most of your life with your weight, you are not alone. If you are struggling to lose weight, anyone can understand how we feel? Many men and women have tried to lose weight but have failed. Let’s face it. Losing weight can be difficult. Why? There are various reasons for obesity, including addiction to food, little or no exercise, stress, and lack of knowledge about the right foods to eat. One of the problems we face today is that…

Why the Right Diet Works-Technique And Logic

Why the Right Diet Works-Technique And Logic

If you want to lose body fat, you need to modify the way you eat. There is no way around it. If you want to lose excess weight and become healthy, you need to learn how to eat foods to speed up your metabolism and turn your body into a fat-burning machine. Everything you put in your mouth will do something to your body; it will either burn fat or store fat. How does this happen? The human body is a chemical-producing machine with cells that can multiply and divide….

A Perfect Diet, We Eat To Lose Weight?

A Perfect Diet, We Eat To Lose Weight?

Good news for all those trying to lose extra kilos, you needn’t starve to get thin. For what it’s worth, those extra inches around your belly may not always be fat. Forget crash/fad diets, you can beat the bulge by eating. Beat the bloat- The first step to lose weight is to figure out the reason for it. Most of the people suffer from gastric problems like constipation and indigestion and many a time bloating is result of that. One of the most common reasons for bloating is eating breakfast…

Running and jogging – health benefits

Running and jogging – health benefits

Jogging or running is a popular form of physical activity. About one in five Australians try running (or jogging) at some stage in their life. Running is an appealing exercise because it doesn’t cost a lot to take part and you can run at any time that suits you. Some runners choose to participate in fun runs, athletics races or marathons. If you are interested in competing with other runners, contact your local running club. Health benefits of running and jogging Regular running or jogging offers many health benefits. Running…