New diets are invented every year, but most aren’t sustainable or very safe. The DASH Diet, however, ranks as the #1 best diet eight years in a row. Here’s what you need to know about the DASH Diet.
Green tea and weight loss? It's potent antioxidant called "epigallocatechin gallate" is the magic ingredient. Find out how much green tea you need to lose weight.
When we’re stressed, healthy eating is probably the last thing on our minds. But what you eat will do much more than keeping you slim and healthy. Here are ten healthy foods scientifically proven for stress relief.
Want to learn some quick, easy ways to gain weight fast? This article is an overview of a few great ways to add pounds quickly. We'll talk about food, supplements and making a plan.
All your questions about apple cider vinegar answered: When and how often to drink? What to mix it with? How can it help you lose weight healthily?
I took the Vegan for a Month Challenge out of frustration with health issues, curiosity, a desire to live a more humane and compassionate life, and a quest for better health. My results and learnings.
Some people are hardgainers. They are skinny and have trouble gaining muscle. I am naturally skinny and had trouble gaining muscle but now I know what to do to gain muscle fairly quickly and easily.
How to start the Paleo diet, a gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free, peanut-free way of living for modern man and woman! Meal and snack plan outlined below.
The omentum is a fatty membrane that covers the intestines. It has important health benefits, but if it contains too much fat it can cause health problems.
Angiogenesis in cancer is the abnormal blood vessel formation to tumors which can also lead to metastasis. Certain foods have been studied and deemed to be anti-angiogenic. These foods can halt cancer in its tracks. Including them in one's diet may help ward off disease altogether.
How to eat healthy on a budget and busy schedule. How to lose weight on a budget. Healthy budget eating. Healthy habits. Healthy weight loss.
How should a food lover deal with the changing faces of our morning meals? Do you have it, delay it, or skip breakfast altogether?
Keto is quickly becoming a popular low-carb diet. Find out in this article what makes Keto great and why it may possibly be a good option for you.
If you are looking for a healthy diet tailored to your unique metabolism, Dr. Abravanel's Body Type Diet may be just the thing for you. Learn about the diet recommended for thyroid types.
Day three of a seven-day plan to help you lose 10 pounds in one week. This diet includes recipes and detailed meal descriptions for seven days. Lose weight, be healthy, and don't starve yourself!
You've probably heard of a tea detox before, but does it actually work? Here's all you need to know about this trendy weight loss fad, and my personal story with "Thin Tea" tea detox.
Apple cider vinegar provides many health benefits. Find out how to maximize the detoxifying benefits of apple cider vinegar.
Controversy over whether Orthorexia, an eating disorder involving dangerously obsessive healthy eating, is an identifiable disorder that can be differentiated from OCD and Anorexia is discussed.
My experience with the Zerona laser for fat reduction. Does it work? I double-checked the nurse's measurements at home—and my answer is "it's complicated."
Losing weight is struggle for all of us, but the very overweight or obese, people have it harder. This plan is designed to help the very overweight or obese get started on a healthy weightloss path.
Need cold lunch ideas? Here are some of my favorite Weight Watchers cold lunches. These are my modifications for Bean Slaw, Curried Chicken Salad, Turkey Rice Slaw, Bean-Citrus Salad, and more.
Iron deficiency strikes vegans, vegetarians, and meat-eaters alike. The negative side effects associated with a meat diet include parasites and dozens of other flukes and protozoan organisms.
There are many factors other than a high calorie diet that make you fat. Here are 10 surprising things that are making you fat - from your friends to your plastic water bottles.
Green tea is the top choice for weight loss and detox compared to other foods. But matcha for weight loss and detox is far superior to traditional green tea. Check out this matcha vs green tea powder
Healthy eating can be tough. It's even harder to do if you don't have the right ingredients at home. Learn how to grocery shop to build a healthy diet for a higher quality of life.
Ber, also called the poor man's fruit, is loaded with health benefits. Learn how this fruit can benefit your life.
20 liquid recipe ideas that I discovered during my recovery period from jaw surgery. The key to a liquid diet is to be creative!
Have you ever wondered about the “diet” secrets of those who are healthy, fit, and slim? What do they eat, what is their lifestyle and what are their secrets to longevity? Countries that have a low obesity rate also have different diets and lifestyles. Find out the diet secrets of certain countries and nationalities.
Adding coconut oil to coffee provides health benefits. The caffeine and antioxidants in coffee coupled with fatty acids in coconut oil help the heart and brain, prevent disease, and aid weight loss.
Staying young and looking young is all about how well we care for our body. Although many choose to use surgery or supplements, there are a plethora of anti-aging items at our local produce aisle.
Learn how you can change your body type to ectomorph, mesomorph, or endomorph. Some people are naturally thin, some gain muscle easily, and some have trouble losing fat.
The ketogenic diet is a popular low-carb diet designed to help you lose weight quickly. Here is a list of my top 20 foods to eat while on the ketogenic diet.
Honey is a natural, sweet and healthy food that is made by bees from the nectar in flowers. Besides being a natural antibacterial, honey has many more positive health benefits. Read on to learn about the many health benefits of honey.
Why is our "gut" the first place to start bulging and sagging? We see potbelly everywhere. We make resolutions to get rid of it. But do we really understand it?
I review the Naturally Slim weight loss program which teaches you how to eat like a thin person so you can lose weight fast and keep it off. No pills, surgery, special food or counting calories.
If you are looking to lose some weight quickly you might be interested to know how I lost 20 pounds in a month. Copy my example and you might do the same or even better!
Changes happen in the heart and blood vessels as we age, but a healthy lifestyle can greatly reduce these changes and help us to live a long and healthy life.
If you keep your eggs and milk in a compartment on the inside of your refrigerator door, you should read why you should change the location.
Start the day with a nutritious, filling breakfast. Try some of these recipes and ideas for a healthy morning meal that is low in calories, quick to prepare, and could help you lose weight.
A major new study has found that junk food is actually more expensive than healthy food. Here are some great ideas for healthy and cheap alternatives to replace junk food and fast food.
Are you sick of being scrawny and want to know how to gain weight without artificial supplements? Here is how you can gain weight naturally and without weight gainers.
Over the last five years I've stacked a few pounds on. Like all guys, it goes straight to the middle. I decided that to lose weight, a diet was essential. Here's how I did it.
In Ayurveda, Desi ghee, pure ghee, or clarified butter is considered to have many nutritional benefits. You can receive these benefits by simply consuming a little daily. This article explores these benefits in detail.
If you have taken Dr. Abravanel's body type test and found out your metabolism is based on your pituitary gland, learn how you can modify your diet and life style to lose weight and improve health.
The modern human diet, especially in America, consists of foods rich in three substances that have been proven to contribute to obesity and disease. Due to the high concentration of these substances, eating highly processed foods may be considered poisonous to your health.
If you are a gonadal metabolism type, learn how to eat with Dr. Abravanel's Lifestyle and Diet Plan.
Weight-lifting routines for women, as well as cardio exercises, can be a very effective method for maintaining weight. Learn about which types of workouts are good and how often you should do them.
Find out how the Weight Watchers points system works, ProPoints in the UK and PointsPlus in the US. Learn how to calculate your allowance and the PP values of foods either manually or online.
I ate salad for breakfast for five days in a row. Read here to discover why I gave salad a chance for breakfast and what happened as a result.
Iron is an essential mineral that many people do not get enough of. Learn about the health benefits associated with iron and how to get enough of it from your diet.
Add raw food to your diet to supply your body with plenty of enzymes that are necessary for your body to function properly.
Tired of highly processed, strange-tasting protein bars? Here are 10 great protein bar alternatives—real food to think of when you're reaching for that energy bar.
Sugar is everywhere, and trying to cut it out of your diet can be tough. Here are five healthy alternatives to white sugar that will help you stay healthy.
Society compels us all to be overweight - this is a side effect of a modern lifestyle. We must stay vigilant and fight the good fight against obesity and poor health on a daily basis. By making small changes to your routines and habits, you can learn to lose the weight and live a healthy life.
Learn about the four major benefits of eating gluten-free diets, along with tips on how to optimize the consumption of gluten-free foods to maximize the underlying health benefits.
Exercise doesn't do as much as you think when it comes to weight loss. Research has proven that food plays a much bigger role. Learn how to lose weight and keep that weight off by eating smart.
Eating just one meal a day is easier than you think. It can significantly help with weight loss goals. Here's more about the benefits of eating once a day and how to do it safely.
Most people know that they should drink at least eight glasses of water every day. For those who think plain water is boring, they can drink flavored sparkling water instead. There are at least five health benefits of doing so.
A day-by-day plan to help you lose 10 pounds in one week, this diet includes recipes and detailed meal descriptions for seven days. Lose weight, be healthy, and don't starve yourself!
Lose a pound of fat per week and lower your risk of cancer, Alzheimer's, diabetes, and heart disease by only dieting two days per week. See what intermittent fasting is all about!
If you're wondering how you could ever manage to transition from being a meat-eater to eating vegetarian or vegan, try these simple suggestions from someone who successfully made the switch.
At 50, at a height of 5' 10", I weighed about 200 pounds. Once I decided to get proactive about losing some weight, it became basically a function of intake.
The USDA estimates that the average American consumes over 17 teaspoons, or 94 grams, of added sugar every day. This means we are ingesting approximately 130 cups or 65 pounds of sugar a year. Just how many grams of added sugars do you eat or drink in a day? Why does it matter?
Tired of your constant cravings? Want to see those extra pounds melt away? Here are 7 practical steps to cure your sugar addiction for good.
Sugar can be found in natural forms and manufactured forms and is used in our bodies as an energy source. But, can you be allergic to it? Read on to learn more.
If your food feels hot, it has probably lost a lot of the enzymes. If you eat your food cool, at room temperature, or a little warmer, you can be pretty sure the food enzymes are intact.
Day seven of a seven-day plan to help you lose 10 pounds in one week. This diet includes recipes and detailed meal descriptions for seven days. Lose weight, be healthy, and don't starve yourself!
Make a healthy dieting plan that works for you. Tips and free website resources for making your own healthy diet.
Do you want to track your macros, but you are not able to? Do you find it hard to count your calories every day? Read on to learn how to keep a healthy diet using the Hand-Sized Portion Method!
Just can't shift those last 10 pounds? Always looking puffy no matter what you do? Here are a few simple tips to get rid of bloat and water retention once and for all.
Intermittent fasting, or eating during a condensed time window, helps the body with autophagy and cellular cleansing. It also helps deplete glycogen stores so that the body relies on ketones for energy, thus assisting with fat loss and weight loss. This results in disease prevention and longevity.
Learn how to prepare fennel seed water and enjoy its appetite suppressant properties. The water boosts metabolism and has fat-burning benefits that can help with weight-loss.
Interested in learning if the ketogenic diet can work for you? I tried it for 7 months and learned quite a bit about what works and what doesn't. Here's a detailed account of my experience.
Day one of a seven-day plan to help you lose 10 pounds in one week. This diet includes recipes and detailed meal descriptions for seven days. Lose weight, be healthy, and don't starve yourself!
Interested in losing weight fast but not too sure what to eat? With the right food and regular exercise, you can lose weight without a gym membership and feel great.
The Blood Sugar Diet has received acclaim as a way to lose weight fast and keep it off. Does it work? After researching, I decided to give the 12-week program a try, and here are my conclusions.
Beetroot or beets have a long history. Dating back to ancient Greek, Roman and Arabian times, beets had been used for many reasons. It was considered to be a luxury vegetable, something delicious to eat. The ancient people respected it not only as a delicious vegetable but also for its many health
Not only will tasty treats appear more often during the holiday season, but you’ll likely be attending many festive gatherings as well. Here are 7 strategies to help you make smart nutrition choices to avoid weight gain during the holidays.
Nowadays nutrition bars are like the Swiss army knife of snacks. Apart from being easy to carry around for bodybuilders and athletes on the go, they can also be healthy and quite appetizing.
There is no such thing as a "happy pill." However, there are many endorphin-releasing foods and beverages that will make you happy when you consume them. See how many of them you know about.
Bean chips are high in fiber, protein, and nutrients. Here are my favorite bean chips for healthy snacking.
Are you having trouble losing weight? It may be your hormones. Certain hormones affect the shape of your body. Figure out your shape, the hormones affecting it, and how you can use foods to help.
Obesity is approaching pandemic proportions. Once considered to be a characteristic of the American lifestyle, obesity is now threatening the health of cultures around the world.
Would you like to find a diet plan suited for your unique body type and metabolism, one that is healthy and won't leave you feeling weak and irritable? Dr. Abravanel's Body Type Diet is right for you.
Day two of a seven-day plan to help you lose 10 pounds in one week. This diet includes recipes and detailed meal descriptions for seven days. Lose weight, be healthy, and don't starve yourself!
Apple cider vinegar is a natural way to lose weight without side effects. It's also a very easy-to-follow routine for weight-loss. Get started with this guide for losing weight with ACV.
Get rid of belly fat and lose weight by adjusting your diet and exercise routine. I share how to lose weight naturally with supplements and 13 meals you can incorporate into your week.
Should you go to the doctor and purchase conventional antibiotics when effective natural remedies may be available? This list explores the 10 best natural antibiotics.
This article explores the pros and cons, do's and dont's of building muscle mass after the age of 40 years old.
Many people think of mushrooms as vegetables. However, they actually belong to the fungi family. While they do not contain healthy organisms such as chlorophyll or vascular tissue that are found in plants, this fungi is packed full of nutrients. You might consider including them in your diet.
Wouldn’t be nice to be able to determine your body fat percentage without the use of expensive scales, special devices, or traveling to see the doctor? Here are five methods that you can use to estimate your body fat percentage at home.
Day four of a seven-day plan to help you lose 10 pounds in one week. This diet includes recipes and detailed meal descriptions for seven days. Lose weight, be healthy, and don't starve yourself!
If you smoke a pack a day or more, you will probably gain weight when you quit. But don't let that stop you. You can minimize or even avoid weight-gain when you quit smoking.
Here is my experience with the Master cleanse Diet, aka Lemonade Diet, the recipe, how I felt during the diet, how much weight I lost and some words of advice from my experience.
Essential oils are becoming very popular in the natural health community. Learn how to use the Slim and Sassy Metabolic Blend to help you manage your appetite.
Learn how to reduce thigh fat. Learn why you may be estrogen dominant, why low-calorie diets and extensive aerobic exercise is wrong in correcting thigh fat, and what you can do to finally lose it.