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3 Tips for Taming Stubborn Belly Fat

3 Tips for Taming Stubborn Belly Fat

Crop tops, bathing suits, sundresses and…belly fat? Something does not belong here! Extra padding around your mid-section isn’t pleasant any time of year, but it’s particularly bothersome come summer, when you want to feel and look your best in light ...
4 Weight-Loss Trends That Spell Trouble

4 Weight-Loss Trends That Spell Trouble

Americans fork over roughly $60 billion a year trying to lose weight. Weighed against the annual tab for obesity in the U.S. — more than $305 billion by one account — that’s a slim figure. But here’s the real skinny: A lot of us are throwing away tim ...
6 Sneaky Ways to Beat Food Cravings

6 Sneaky Ways to Beat Food Cravings

Why does it always seem that the minute you decide to clean up your diet and make healthier choices the food cravings kick in? It’s been weeks, maybe months, since you’ve wanted a candy bar, but now it’s all you can think about. The mind is a very st ...
The Pros & Cons of Counting Calories

The Pros & Cons of Counting Calories

To count calories or not to count calories—now that’s a good question. First off, what is a calorie?  Calories are simply a tool used to measure proteins, fats and carbohydrates (or, as some people like to call them, macros) in food. Most people star ...
Pine Nuts for P.M. Cravings

Pine Nuts for P.M. Cravings

So you’re “good” all day. You don’t eat a donut for breakfast. You do drink your H20.  Your dinner is a portrait of macrobiotic perfection. Dessert? No thanks. But then it’s 10 p.m. and you’re in your fluffy slippers and elastic-waisted PJ pants and ...