Get Your Best Body for Bikini Season

Get Your Best Body for Bikini Season

The stores are filled with bikinis and beach blankets, and visions of summer vacations are distracting everyone from kids at school to seasoned office workers. Just one problem: For many of us, those winter comfort foods like mashed potatoes and pump ...
How Do I Pick the Right Protein?

How Do I Pick the Right Protein?

Q: Which is better for athletes: animal protein or plant protein? Brandon Marsh answers A: There are two sides to every coin. Neither is right nor wrong. What is always right, however, is listening to your body. ...
Cinco de Mayo, Paleo Style!

Cinco de Mayo, Paleo Style!

Bummed out because you’re thinking a night out to celebrate Cinco de Mayo has to mean a huge Paleo diversion? Not necessarily! You can enjoy Mexican food with no trouble at all, just by making a few changes to menu options– or even better ...
Paleo Diet Primer: Is It Right for You?

Paleo Diet Primer: Is It Right for You?

The Paleo diet is based on the theory that our bodies haven’t significantly changed since the Stone Age. As a result, advocates say  that optimal health can be achieved  by eating the foods enjoyed by the hunter-gatherer tribes who flourished d ...
The Dangers of Yo-Yo Dieting

The Dangers of Yo-Yo Dieting

When I was in high school, I had a job at one of the first “all women” exercise facilities. I remember a day when the manager handed out samples of meal replacement shakes. The concept of a “diet shake” was new then””a ...