Diet tricks the pros tell their friends - CNN.com - StumbleUpon Variety, color and presentation go a long way toward fooling your stomach. Taste buds learn to love the food they're with -- so make a commitment to wholesome foodsEat small amounts of dark chocolate every day to avoid bingeing on sweetsHide your craving food in a hard-to-get-to place so you have to work to find it (Health.com) -- Wish you had your own get-slim dream team? Well, you're in luck: We tapped celebrated weight-loss pros and asked them to share the one strategy they feel makes the biggest difference. Weave these seven wonders into your daily routine, and you'll be wowed by how the little changes really do add up.
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QUIZ: Should You Exercise When Sick? When you've got a serious case of the sniffles, you may not feel like hitting the gym (and other gym goers may not want you there sneezing on them, anyway) but should you? Breaking a sweat can protect you from runny noses and sick days. In a 2010 study, David Nieman Ph.D., director of the Human Performance Lab at Appalachian State University, and colleagues found that regular exercisers experienced 43 percent fewer sick days than people who didn't exercise.
Beast Skills - Tutorials - StumbleUpon The elbow lever is a position where the body is held up horizontal to the ground. But unlike the planche (where there is NO support along the length of the body), the elbow lever uses one’s elbows as a resting and balancing point for the body. This makes the skill much easier than a planche. An elbow lever - It’s a fairly simple skill really.
10 Life-Enhancing Things You Can Do in Ten Minutes or Less By Barton Goldsmith, Ph.D. It usually takes us much longer to change our moods than we’d like it to take. Here are ten things you can do in ten minutes or less that will have a positive emotional effect on you and those you love. Flat Belly Jumpstart- Does it work? So what have I been eating lately? Wait a second, isn’t that what this blog is about? Indeed it is, but things have been a little different for the past couple days. If you read my last post you’ll know that I am trying out the Flat Belly Diet Jump Start (4-day anti-bloat). I’m on Day 4 and things have been going okay. Gym Workout Toning Routine for Women With many gyms over-selling memberships and not policing male gym members intent on working out their arms (or ‘Guns’ as they like to call them - LOL) in front of the mirror for an hour, over the past few months I’ve been inundated with more and more requests from dismayed female gym-goers wishing for decent gym workouts to perform at home. Most of these female trainers have been limited with both space and available gym equipment, therefore, the overwhelming majority have opted for a gym ball and dumbbells, which is ample for a good home gym workout, as I’ll demonstrate with the progressive (from "beginner" to "advanced") workout routines and exercise illustrations featured within this book. So, here it is: the step-by-step home gym workouts program for women: Home Gym Workouts: Gym Ball & Dumbbell Workouts for Women. Buy the paperback now
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