Are you Bulking or Cutting by Zach Bashore
... On the flip side, you may know how to gain muscle, but you need to learn how to gain this muscle without the fear of fat gain. I am going to discuss the basics of bulking and cutting and hopefully give you the knowledge needed to complete your next bulking or cutting diet. Bulking is simply eating more calories than what you are used to eating, but it`s not as simple as it seems. Your calories need to be from healthy bodybuilding foods and not from junk foods like pizza, chips, and cookies.
Gaining Weight After Quitting Smoking? by Alan Rosca
... Quitting smoking is a significant improvement to one’s health, but some people gain weight if they stop smoking, while others don't. A reason for that might be the fact that the body burns calories faster while smoking and returns to its normal calorie burning rate after quitting. That is not the only reason. People may feel hungrier than usual during that period and eat more high-fat snacks or drink more alcohol, but this feeling usually disappears after a while.
A Diet Isn't Forever by Ken Bendor
... weight by doing an extra amount of cardio everyday, you can cut back on that exercising. Because there a lot of health benefits that come from doing cardio, completely eliminating it from your routine is a bad idea. Maintaining weight by adding calories is a better option. Remember that even though you are ending your diet, you are still committing yourself to a healthy lifestyle. Adding unhealthy foods to your everyday eating habits isn't healthy even if you don't gain weight from them.
Fat Burners: The Biggest Rip-Off of the Weight Loss Industry? by Nathan Latvitis
... Healthy Weight Loss & Water Loss Due to some of the ingredients in fat burners, they can make you lose weight – but not necessarily the correct type of weight. Some ingredients such as caffeine can be classified as mild diuretics. This can be deceiving, as the weight that you may have lost from the “fat” burning supplement may not be fat at all, it may just be water. So, all in all, fat burning supplements do provide some benefits – that is, if the ingredients actually DO support their claims.
Healthy Body Weight by Rex Ng
... Which the lead to the question, how to define healthy body weight? It is difficult to come up with a one size fit all definition that applies to everyone due to genetics factors and personal habit. For instance, muscle has a higher density factor than fat, thus athletes tend to weight more. But there are some measurable indexes we can leverage as reference point to body weight. One of them is the amount of weight gained since mid-twenties. For majority of people, metabolism started to slow ...
Are Weight Loss Supplements Right For You? by Tom Worsley
... The debate about whether supplements for weight loss are healthy or not will go on and on for years to come. There are good and bad points to using weight loss supplements. One of the bad points is that once you stop taking them you gain everything back that you lost to begin with. Most doctors will tell you that weight loss supplements are not necessary and that only a good controlled diet along with daily exercise is the only thing one needs to lose weight.
What is Your Healthy Body Weight by Kim Beardsmore
... The accepted definitions of weight categories by BMI are: Underweight - BMI less than 18.5
Healthy weight - BMI between 18.5 and 24.9
Overweight - BMI equal to or greater than 25 and up to 29.9
Obese - BMI equal to or greater than 30 These BMI values only apply to adults aged 18 years and over and are based on studies of Caucasian populations. Therefore, they are not applicable to children and adolescents and they may not be appropriate for people of other cultural backgrounds.
Weight Loss One Step at a Time by Kory Doszpoly
... One thing all schools of thought seemed to agree on (once you’ve managed to read between the lines) was that if you are taking in more than you are getting rid of you are likely to gain weight. Turn it around, and you are likely to lose weight. So, what it basically boils down to is calories in versus calories out. Calories in is simple. It is the food that you consume. Calories out is a little bit more complex. It will depend on the individual’s ability to process food and how active he or ...