Diet & Fitness

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Is Paleo Diet Sustainable?

Paleo diet is traced from tens of thousands of years ago from the Paleolithic period when people were still hunters and gatherers. The kind of food they ate was grass-fed animals and wild fruits....
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How to Be Healthy Without Exercise?

You don't really need to be stressed out about your gym or exercise schedule or change anything you do to accommodate exercise time. When it comes to exercising, it requires self-discipline and commitment. However,...

Are Nuts Good for Losing Weight?

Many people including experts, for years, have avoided nuts because of their high-fat content. What they didn't know is that nuts are healthy and incorporating them in your diet can help with weight loss...

All You Should Know about Glycemic Index

Glycemic Index (GI) is a measure of how your choice of unconsumed carbohydrates will affect your blood sugar levels two hours after consuming it. Previously, diet plans formulated to control blood sugar analyzed the...

Which Cardio Workouts Burn the Most Calories?

You know diet alone won't keep you lean. Workouts burn the most calories and apart from keeping you in shape, you get enough muscles to show off at the beach. If you find it...

The Best Exercises for Elderly People

An active lifestyle is paramount for good health in every stage of life, and especially as you grow older. There are various conditions associated with old age such as diabetes, depression, and heart disease....

The Best Free Weight Loss Apps That Really Work

We all know how maintaining a healthy lifestyle is difficult. It requires commitment and dedication to the cause. With our busy work schedules, sometimes it becomes impossible. Smartphones have become part of our lifestyles...

Does Keto Diet Really Work?

Why is everyone suddenly obsessed with the keto diet? Many Hollywood celebrities favor this diet and its popularity has been increasing rapidly. Promoters of the diet claim that it helps reduce body weight in...

Reasons Why You Should Never Skip Breakfast

For years, scientists and mothers have been advising everyone not to skip their breakfast. In fact, they call it the most important meal of the day. It fulfills your daily nutritional requirements and makes...

Is Quinoa Really Good for You?

Considering its nutritional value, there's a reason quinoa is gaining popularity so fast. Quinoa is a whole food whose health benefits supersede common grains such as brown rice and wheat. A cup (6.5 oz.)...

How to Eat Healthy and not Give up on Your Favourite Foods

The benefits of eating healthy can bring much satisfaction. Those that eat healthy food and stick to good diets can stay lean. Eating healthy helps shed weight and keep it off. If you want...

No Carb Christmas

In recent times, the rise of low-carb diets like the Atkins diet and Paleo diet has led many to consider the benefits of consciously skipping carbs. Carbs are not bad in themselves, but nutritionists...

How Much Is Too Much? Recommended Daily Food Intake

We have surely all heard about the recommended daily macro-nutrient breakdown--that is, how much of our daily diet should consist of proteins, fats, and carbohydrates. Still, let's do a quick recap refresher for those...
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Elimination Diet Diaries: Best Gluten, Dairy & Egg-Free Snacks

One of the things I was most worried about when I started my elimination diet was snacks. That may sound silly, and maybe it is, but I love snacks and a lot of them...
Stop Bloating

18 Do’s And Don’ts Of Beating the Dreaded Bloat

The key to becoming and staying slim is as simple as eating right and staying active. There are no quick fixes, magical pills, potions, or spells. While at first it takes discipline, it later...
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36 Recipes That Kill Your Cravings In Record Time

We would certainly be lying if we said that the winter makes us feel super active and productive. As a matter of fact, on many nights, nothing sounds greater than rushing home after a...
Healthy Christmas Recipes

14 Healthier Christmas Recipes For Every Part Of Your Meal

Christmas is almost here and we couldn't be more excited for the food, the family and the presents. That being said, there are a bevvy of unhealthy options out there, that's why - while many...
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Is Peppermint An Effective Energy Booster?

Can Peppermint Give You An Energy Boost? With the rapidly changing weather, it is likely that we all need a little energy boost this time of year. Even though the holiday season is still a...
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How Long Will It Take To Burn Off Those Thanksgiving Calories?

If you are concerned about what you should/shouldn't be eating tomorrow on Thanksgiving: Don't be. Seriously. This holiday is celebrated once a year and if you polish off a plate off goodies in one...
How to burn Thanksgiving Holiday Fat

6 Tips To Get You Feeling Back to “Normal” After The Thanksgiving Feast

We hope everyone had a fantastic time during Thanksgiving with family and friends, but more likely than not you woke up this morning feeling less than stellar. Form the drinking to the stuffing, chances are...

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