Health and Nutrition | Mindset

8 Questions To Ask Before Going On a Diet

Let’s just say that the stats on diet failure are frightening.  Diets fail.  Again and again.  In fact, there is around a 95% failure rate.  And yet people keep trying another and another and another.  More stats:  The average person who is trying to lose weight does so 4-5 times a year!  This group of…

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Feeling Sleepy? Good!

You see health magazines and professional organizations constantly extolling the virtues of a good night’s rest.  In fact, in the fields of health coaching, weight loss, and improving lifestyles, sleep is ALWAYS listed as one of the KEY factors.  In spite of that, sleep often seems to play second fiddle to the other areas of…

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Is Inflammation an Evil Meanie?

You see it all over the place, especially on the cover of those magazines at the grocery store checkout. Inflammation is now Public Enemy #1, at least in the health world. Is it really that bad? What happens to you if you have it? How can you get rid of it? All good questions. Let’s…

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It’s Not Easy Being…

HUMAN!!! We all have our struggles, triumphs, highs, and lows. When it comes to trying to keep a healthy lifestyle by eating right and exercising enough to satisfy the guidelines, it can be a constant struggle. Why does it have to be so hard? Even those of us who make healthy eating and exercise a…

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How to Get Healthier While Sheltering in Place

Let’s face it. We are all pretty stressed out these days. Uncertainty is everywhere. Uncertainty about our health and the health of others, economic uncertainty, and uncertainty around how long this will last and how we will be able to come out of it. On top of that, we are stuck at home, with what…