The Atkins diet is very a low-carbohydrate diet. If we reduce the amount of carbs and eat more protein and fat, our bodies will naturally lose weight by burning our stored body fat a lot more efficiently. The problem with the Atkins diet is that because the body is burning its own fat, depending on what you eat it can have a few unpleasant side effects in some people such as bad breath and constipation. And with such a restricted diet, where you are eating a very limited amount of fruit and vegetables and quite simply just pure protein and saturated fats, ....... read more
As you move along with your weight loss diet plan, one of the most frustrating things that you might come to experience at times is burnout. You’ve been following the plan, eating your scheduled meals as you should and frankly, you’re sick and tired of it.
You want a break. You want to finally give in to your cravings and experiment with new foods that you haven’t tried before. You want dessert! ...... read more
Not every metabolism is created equal. We see that sad fact of reality every day in not only the images of the celebrities gracing the glossy pages of the latest magazines but in simply walking down the street. While it may seem that there are the lucky few who can eat all they want without ever gaining an ounce, for the overwhelming majority that is not the case at all and they are in some sort of attempt to lose weight........ read more
Optimus - Green Coffee Bean Extract
If you are a coffee lover after reading this article you will fall even deeper in love with coffee plants. It has already been proven that your daily cup - or cups - of coffee helps you load your body with antioxidants that protect you from a wide range of health issues. Drinking black coffee regularly can help you concentrate, and may reduce your risk of Alzheimer's disease and type 2 diabetes as well as a number of other health benefits. As you already know, ... read more.
An appetite suppressant (or appetite suppressor)is a dietary weight loss supplement that mimics the feeling of satiety or ‘fullness’ in the stomach so that you feel satisfied between meals and do not have the urge to snack.
Appetite suppressants are believed to work by increasing the levels of serotonin (the feel good hormone) in the brain that is responsible for controlling the mood and also the appetite, tricking the brain into believing the stomach is full. ... read more
There a wide variety of herbal diet teas available to buy and many manufacturers claim that their teas cleanse the body and in turn shed unwanted pounds.
Not all teas will have the desired effect and could contain harmful chemicals, however there are natural herbal teas that are scientifically proven to do just that.... read more
Pu-erh tea is a Chinese tea native to the Yunnan province in southern China and has a long history and a firm place in indigenous Chinese tradition. It is a post fermented tea, in which the ‘raw’ tea leaves undergo microbial fermentation after the tea leaves have been dried and rolled.
Pu-erh has been known for its health benefits for centuries in Chinese culture. In recent times, though, modern science is also beginning to discover the effects of Pu-erh tea on health in general and weight loss in particular. ... read more
There are a number of reasons why people fail to achieve their goal of weight loss through dieting. Many diets consists of a foods that are either unappetising or the caloric intake is too restrictive. It is not hard to see why many people fail.
However, one very common reason why a diet plan is abandoned is that the dieter simply cannot resist the cravings for food that they enjoy the most. .... read more
After spending the last ten years training, dieting and experimenting with various supplements within the sports & fitness industry, I came across a brand called Bronx Sport Innovation. It had some interesting products that I had not seen before. Having looked through their website, I decided to try a lean mass stack consisting of their Quattro protein, Ecdysterone and chewable creatine.
I’ll explain how I found each product individually and then the stack as a whole. I’ll explain my experience with the products at the beginning of their usage, midway during their .... read more
Cinnamon figures among the most ancient spices in world. This small evergreen tree is cultivated in Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Egypt, Brazil, Indonesia and India. It is prepared in two ways. It is prepared either by drying the cinnamon bark and rolling it into sticks (quills), or by crushing it into powder. Cinnamon's peculiar taste and smell stems from cinnamaldehyde, a substance contained in the bark's oil. .... read more
More and more people are becoming affected by diabetes and sadly, it's not just adults. Diabetes is now being seen quite regularly in our youth, indicating just how large of a problem this is really coming to be..... read more