Home » Archive by category "Healthy Lifestyle"

Are sugar in fruits bad?

IMG_4696-0.JPG

   Half of your plate should include fruits and vegetables. That’s the latest recommendation for consuming fruits and vegetables. Why do you think it is recommended? It’s because they are bad. Of course not! Everyone knows that fruits are healthy… they are the default “health foods.” Most...

Continue reading »

10 Meat-Free Protein Sources

Protein is essential for everything from healthy hair and nails to, yes, encouraging muscle growth . Also, protein helps you feel fuller for a longer period of time. It takes longer time to convert protein into simple sugar for body to use it. This makes...

Continue reading »

Your Will Power: Conserve It!…It Runs Out!!

In recent years, scientists have made some compelling discoveries about the ways that the will power works. It isn't just some storybook concept; it's a measurable form of mental energy that runs out as you use it, much like a gas in your car. Conserve It! It Runs Out!

Continue reading »

Diabetes and Obesity: How to lower your risk of diabetes and its complication with weight management

BMI-chart

Both diabetes and obesity (hence diabesity) share the same underlying causes (genetic makeup and unhealthy lifestyle) and this require the same treatment. They are 100% preventable and, in some cases, entirely reversible. The risk of diabetes escalates with the degree of excess weight. Therefore, the prevention of weight gain in people with diabetes as well as impaired glucose tolerance should be the main focus of treatment strategies.

Continue reading »

What are some good food sources of complete protein?

protein_sources-300x187-jpg

Protein an important part of our food group. It is present in every cell, tissue and organ in our bodies. These protein are constantly being broken down and replaced. Some are essential and some are nonessential. Complete protein sources provide all the essential proteins. Sources include....

Continue reading »

Easy Weight Reducing Tips

weightloss12

Weight gain is easy but losing weight is not the same. It does appear as a challenge, but weight loss can be easy. It is actually a simple math. If you take in less calories than you burn off, you will lose weight. If you...

Continue reading »

%d bloggers like this: