What is Your Healthy Body Weight by Kim Beardsmore
... your risk of other health related problems
- improve self confidence and self esteem
- make it easier to be physically active. If you are obese or overweight…try not to gain additional weight. This will help you in years to come as people tend to increase weight with age. Better still look after your body and follow a healthy lifestyle incorporating a nutritious, delicious, health enhancing weight loss program. Just by losing 10 pounds you can significantly improve your overall health.
Body Mass Index (BMI) Can't Measure Your Overall Health by Ian Mason
... Too low of a BMI may indicate that you are underweight - undernourished or suffering some kind of illness that leads to unintentional weight loss. Conversely, a higher than normal BMI correlates with being overweight. What Conditions Are Associated With High BMI? Having a high BMI correlates with a higher risk for conditions including:-cardiovascular disease -high blood pressure -osteoarthritis -some cancers -diabetesBut there’s a limit to how useful the BMI is in telling you about the ...
Weight Loss One Step at a Time by Kory Doszpoly
... I decided to apply the same principles to weight loss. However, I had to come up with a plan that enabled me to loose weight first. When I looked into existing diet plans, certain things became apparent very quickly. One, there were a lot of conflicting theories out there. Two, I found that there was a tendency to exaggerate the importance of certain scientific findings in order to gain an edge over the competition when promoting a diet philosophy or product.
Barriers to Healthy Diets -- Removing them is not as hard as you think by Michael Smith, MD
... During medical school, I worked in a weight loss clinic to make some money. I will never forget the level of influence a spouse or friend could have on a patient. Several times, I saw first hand someone, other than the patient, make the dieting decisions. At this level of influence, our peer groups can make a big impact on eating a healthy diet. Just keep this influence thing in mind. OR, should I say, "Keep it in mind only if you have TIME."
Time is another rarely acknowledged external ...
What Does A Free Weight Loss Program Have To Offer by Douglas Taylor
... This is a great tool when looking to set up a weight loss program as this tool will help to determine just how much body fat you have and just how much of it you will need to lose. Again there is no need to pay a fee to use this handy tool. 3. A good free weight loss program on the net will offer to provide you with details relating to the types of foods that you can eat as well as providing you with healthy recipes. They will often have a database that has been set up providing you with ...
How Can I Get Some Good Weight Loss Help? by Dr. Alan Jenks
... Discussion forums are there to help filter the information on weight loss programs and other related queries to your weight loss questions. How to keep yourself in shape, walking and types of aerobic exercises, nutrition for weight loss, and losing 10 pounds in two months are some of the hot topics that you can find in these discussion forums. Opinions about the different diet programs and other issues related to weight loss programs can be found in websites like
Walking For Weight Loss-How To Lose Body Fat By Walking by Katie Johnson
... Calories and Weight LossWalking for weight loss works best if you increase your activity and eat fewer calories each day. When walking to lose weight, it is best to increase the distance before working on increasing your speed. You burn more calories per mile at low speeds so build up to walk longer distances. Also, you can burn even more calories by building up muscle. Walking for weight loss can build up muscle which will help to speed up your metabolism.
Are Weight Loss Supplements Right For You? by Tom Worsley
... Weight loss supplements actually regulate your blood sugar level, this helps you overcome severe sugar and carbohydrate cravings that sabotage even the most strong-willed weight loss efforts. So are weight loss nutrition supplements right for you? When my wife lost 40 pounds using supplements she felt great. She was happy and gained allot of self esteem back. Not to mention that she had allot more energy. If you have a hectic schedule and cannot find enough time in the day to prepare proper ...