In essence, Intermittent Fasting is an eating pattern where you cycle through short periods of eating and prolonged periods of fasting. And the simple science behind it is depriving your body long enough so as to signal it to burn any excess, stored fat in your liver, and surrounding muscle tissue.
Eating excessively will, definitely, make you fat. But, according to science, some food can actually help you slim down if eaten at a moderate amount. There are foods that are naturally linked to 'increase in metabolism', 'good digestion', etc. -- all of which can help you lose weight.
Neurovalens, a Californian health-tech company, released a headset that claims to help adults in losing weight by stimulating the vestibular nerve in the brain.
For people into fitness, avoiding alcohol is one of the rules in order to achieve the fitness we desire. However, drinking alcohol does not always have to be unhealthy. While we eat right, exercise regularly and get the right amount of sleep, here are 5 alcoholic beverages that you can take occasionally
One of the consequences (or maybe not) of being a runner or a fitness enthusiast is that we're hungry most of the time. We eat a lot, Yes! So on days that you feel you can eat like a horse, an option is to go UNLI. For today’s PF #LaMondays, we curated a list of restaurants where you can go UNLI on a budget.
Sometimes, all we need to start moving is an inspiration.
I gained 22 pounds in about 4 years while in College. Now looking back at my 16 year old self, I have never felt this much regret as I realize how much I unknowingly abused my body with all the junk food, alcohol, stress eating and all nighters I had done in my college years.
Growing up, we’ve always been told to drink 8 glasses of water a day -- don’t believe that, depending on our daily activities, we actually might need more! It’s a myth that most people choose to believe just because its convenient and easy to remember.
On normal days, I normally eat at McDo for breakfast (I have a thing called #McDoMornings) with a hot chocolate on the side to wake me up, BonChon for lunch
Whenever we do an action that requires a certain amount of effort, we sweat. Given the heat that we have to deal with here in the country, even on rainy days, we sweat all the more.
Protein is essential for muscle growth and can prevent weight gain as it gives a sense of fullness because it breaks down slower than ‘quick carbs’, which digest instantly. In the recent years health shops have also sprouted like mushrooms supplying easy-to-prepare supplements like Protein Bars and Whey Protein powder.
Here we go. The month of creating a long to-do list is just around the bend. In the first few weeks of January up to the start of the second quarter of the year, gyms will be packed not only by its regular members but mostly by the so-called New Year’s Resolutioners.
“A moment on your lips, forever on your hips” - This will probably be the most ignored saying this merry month of December
‘Tis the season for indulging and merry-making, of reunions and family gatherings. This is also the only time of the year when almost everyone takes eating right for granted and when weight loss goals are put on hold – without hesitation.