Recently I made some pretty drastic changes to my diet. I weight on a weight loss program and cut out all forms of carbs for 30 days. I was surprised at how great I felt. I hadn't had digestive problems that have been plaguing me for years. (TMI, I know.) So it was a shock for me after I starting eating bread and pasta again, when I realized I have a problem with wheat. OH NO!
Well this just plain sucks. I've been taking over the counter Omeprazole for about two years now to treat regularly occurring heartburn. It was a miracle when I found it, because it's the only antacid that really did the trick for me. Now this week, a study has come out saying that it increases my risk for an early death. Usually I brush these "studies" off, but this was kind of alar
There are more and more races popping up around the Northland and they all sound interesting. You want to run one or two, but you are a sitter, or someone who isn't as active, or maybe just a walker, here's a way to train for a 5K race that is your pace.
Ok, we've all tried the diet soup recipe and the seven day plan, right? My first recipe was all water and vegetables and not much flavor. It was really hard to stick to it. The search was on to find a tastier cabbage soup recipe and I found it on a website from a gal named Catherine.
A lot of people watch what they eat, and we're told to exercise and count our calories to maintain our weight. But, unless our food is labeled it's hard to tell how many calories we are actually eating.
I saw this list on yahoo today that shows the calorie counts of your favorite beers. Naturally, my favorite beers aren't really on the list, but they do have some popular ones that I've tried. Here's what you can expect from these beers.
By analyzing the results of a 10-year longitudinal study of 474 people, researchers were able to determine that the participants who drank two or more diet sodas a day experienced a waist size increase 70 percent greater than those who stayed away from diet soda.
Dr. Martin P. Paulus, a professor of psychiatry at the University of California San Diego, and an author of the study, offered this the
It's another milestone in my adulthood. I purchased a melon at the grocery store. I seriously had never bought any type of melon fruit before May 31st, 2011. I guess the reason is I was afraid I would pick a bad one. After the avocado disaster of '10, I've been pretty tentative of trying new things...