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.
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.
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.
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.
My experience with the Weight Watchers Quick Start Plus Program Cookbook helped me customize a weight loss plan to “make weigh-in” during my Air Force active duty years.
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.
Here are your best options for a protein-filled pancake breakfast. This is an easy, affordable way to get the protein you need for muscle maintenance while you lose fat.
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.
Over-eating is often due to a habit we have formed over years of unhealthy behavior. Exercise and willpower are key to any diet; however, what do you do when you are bored and your first instinct is to reach for food? This article explores different options for beating bored eating!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Apple cider vinegar provides many health benefits. Find out how to maximize the detoxifying benefits of apple cider vinegar.
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.
Thinking about trying "Lite n' Easy" and curious about if it works for weight loss, healthy eating, or just for convenient meals? Here's all you need to know about this Australian meal delivery company, and how I lost 12 kilograms while eating their meals.
Done correctly, this three-day plan can help you lose weight quickly. Consult your doctor first before beginning.
Are you looking for a diet plan tailored to your unique metabolism that is both healthy and balanced and will encourage permanent weight loss? If so, Dr. Abravanel's Body Type Diet may be just right.
Make a healthy dieting plan that works for you. Tips and free website resources for making your own healthy diet.
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?
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.
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.
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 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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
High fructose corn syrup is a highly addictive sweetener that is cheaper than sucrose (common table sugar). It is used to sweeten many processed foods and has been linked to many health problems.
I was searching for an inexpensive scale which would provide more information than simply my weight. Arboleaf’s CS20N Smart Scale appeared to be a good choice.
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!
Need quick and easy low-calorie meals? Here are some of my fast recipes for losing weight and keeping it off.
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.
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.
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.
Add raw food to your diet to supply your body with plenty of enzymes that are necessary for your body to function properly.
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.
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!
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.
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
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."
We all know protein shakes taste boring, but with a few simple tips, you can easily make your supplement taste a lot better.
Taking a huge bite right into a fresh apple can be very satisfying, but that's not all an apple is good for. When eaten consistently, apples provide many health benefits. Read on to learn more.
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.
Bluetooth smart scales reviews and features in one convenient place. Weight Gurus, Yunmai, WiTscale, and many other brands ranked and rated.
The keto diet is currently very popular, and the fat bomb is a staple treat that contains healthy fats.
If you are a gonadal metabolism type, learn how to eat with Dr. Abravanel's Lifestyle and Diet Plan.
Sugar is bad for you. Do you limit your intake, or does it exceed daily sugar recommendations? It matters. You may be severely damaging your health.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Noom is advertising all over the place, promising a “new” approach to weight loss. I decided to take a look and see how it stacks up against my old favorite, WW.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
A step-by-step guide on how to make superfood cupcakes containing wheatgrass and acai. An easy cupcake recipe you can complete in less than 40 mins. Yields 12 cupcakes. A healthy dessert recipe.
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.
The Ketogenic diet is hot. Many who are into healthy eating seem to be busy with the Keto diet. Keto is non-vegan, that is a big con. It is a low carb, high fat and vegetable diet. Why is the Keto diet claimed to be healthy? Are there alternatives? And if so what are the alternatives?
How to lose 15 pounds relatively painlessly and also make this healthy food plan work for the rest of your life.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
The Master Cleanse diet is a fad diet popular among celebrities looking to drop weight quickly, but is this diet safe? Here is the truth about this drastic approach to health and weight loss.
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!
Dark chocolate offers many benefits for the brain and human health in general. These include inhibiting neurodegeneration, mood improvement and better cognitive functioning, and high antioxidant content.
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.
An easy no-bake protein balls recipe. Each ball contains 19g of protein. Homemade protein balls you can complete in only 30 minutes. Eat around workouts or as a high protein, low fat, healthy snack.
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.
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.