Knowing how much weight loss is appropriate and possible for you is one of the very first steps to setting your goals. According to new research from Wake Forest University School of Medicine, there are two specific brain networks that have a substantial impact on the success of an effort to drop unwanted pounds.(more…)
Sweating fat loss has become a weight loss trend extremely quickly. However, before you jump on the bandwagon for any of the diets and programs promising this impact, it’s very important to first understand exactly what it is, including the science behind it. The reason is that you might be surprised at where the concept came from and how it is being reflected in many products and programs currently available.(more…)
Plant based diets that are high in carbs may actually help with weight loss and body fat reduction. This style of eating may also improve the body’s insulin function in overweight dieters. A small study showed that this type of dieting may provide this range of benefits.
The current obesity epidemic in the United States indicates that the promise of benefits from plant based diets could be very helpful. At the moment, estimates show that more than 7 out of every 10 U.S. adults are overweight or obese. This is a considerable health risk when it comes to chronic conditions like heart disease and diabetes.