40 Weight Loss Tips for Women Over 40

When we’re in our teens and twenties, losing weight is often as simple as turning down that extra scoop of ice cream or adding some occasional exercise to our routines. However, as we age, our metabolic rate has a tendency to plummet, turning what used to be an effective diet and exercise plan into a …

Continue reading

SEVEN SIGNS YOUR NUTRITION PLAN ACTUALLY WORKS FOR YOU

Everyone agrees that a healthy diet includes plenty of vegetables, is low in added sugar, and cuts out artificial trans fats. Beyond that, it’s punctuated by advice to find “what works for you,” which is unhelpful unless you know what to look for. Here’s how to tell if your diet is on the right track. Good nutrition …

Continue reading

HEALTHY WEIGHT LOSS

It’s natural for anyone trying to lose weight to want to lose it very quickly. But evidence shows that people who lose weight gradually and steadily (about 1 to 2 pounds per week) are more successful at keeping weight off. Healthy weight loss isn’t just about a “diet” or “program”. It’s about an ongoing lifestyle …

Continue reading

THE BEST WEIGHT LOSS BLOGS OF 2019

There’s no shortage of information on the internet about weight loss and fitness, but it can be a challenge to cut through the chatter about new diet trends and workout programs to find what works best for you. The bloggers featured here address weight loss from a variety of perspectives — whether you’re just starting …

Continue reading

HOW TO LOSE STUBBORN FAT: BELLY, BUTT, HIPS & THIGHS

If you want to know how to burn stubborn fat, you have to understand a few key points. I realize many people who read TheWeightLoss.blog are not interested in the science and just want to know what to do. For those types please skip down to the section called “Overview and Action Steps”. First, lets …

Continue reading

Ten Habits Of People Who Lose Weight And Keep It Off

Most people who diet will regain 50% of the lost weight in the first year after losing it. Much of the rest will regain it in the following three years. Most people inherently know that keeping a healthy weight boils down to three things: eating healthy, eating less, and being active. But actually doing that …

Continue reading

Why the Bathroom Scale Hurts Your Fitness Goals

The bathroom scale is one of many useful tools to keep you focused on your fitness goal, but get too obsessed and it can spiral you down a dark and miserable path. Here’s why relying too much on the scale could hurt your motivation and what to measure instead. Whether your goal is to fit in your …

Continue reading

4-Week Foam Rolling Program

Regular foam rolling (self-myofascial release) is beneficial for elite athletes, everyday exercisers and everybody in between. By targeting tissue adhesions or “knots,” the foam roller takes advantage of neuromuscular pathways to release the tissue, allowing for improved range of motion, decreased muscle soreness after activity, better tissue recovery and overall muscle relaxation. Many of us …

Continue reading

10 habits of people who lose weight and keep it off

Most people who diet will regain 50% of the lost weight in the first year after losing it. Much of the rest will regain it in the following three years. Most people inherently know that keeping a healthy weight boils down to three things: eating healthy, eating less, and being active. But actually doing that …

Continue reading