When aiming to lose weight, adequate protein intake plays a crucial role in not only facilitating weight loss but also in maintaining the achieved weight loss in the long term. Here are some key points to consider: Weight Loss Benefits of Protein: Studies have shown that a high-protein diet can lead to significant weight loss, […]
Strength training is an excellent strategy for weight loss and improving body composition. Here’s how it works and some tips for incorporating it into your routine: Increased Muscle Mass: When you engage in strength training, you build muscle mass. Muscle tissue is metabolically active, meaning it burns more calories at rest compared to fat tissue. […]
Introduction: In recent times, the weight loss industry has witnessed a groundbreaking shift thanks to the emergence of semaglutide. Originally designed to treat type 2 diabetes, this medication has unexpectedly become a beacon of hope for those seeking effective and sustainable weight loss solutions. In this blog post, let’s delve into the science behind semaglutide, […]
The OPTIFAST program can be a valuable learning experience that can set you up for long-term weight loss success. Together with the support of your medical weight loss doctor, the Optifast program creates an experience that highlights the fundamental aspects of successful weight loss, and can show you how you can transition to a healthier […]
It can be hard to squeeze enough physical activity into your busy day. Sometimes, one of the best methods can be to incorporate exercise into other activities you enjoy. Starting a garden can give you peaceful downtime from daily stress while giving you a good aerobic workout. This is the perfect time to start a […]
It can be hard to stay motivated as you are trying to lose weight. After spending an entire day hungry, thinking about creative ways to cook vegetables as you avoid the donuts in the office lounge motivation often seems to disappear. One reason that you may have trouble staying motivated to lose weight is because […]
Whether it’s an unexpected bill in the mail, months of rain or stress over health issues, negativity can sap your strength and energy, not to mention your joy. Frequent bursts of negative energy can make weight loss programs an even more difficult task. Worry drains you of the ability to appreciate the small gifts life […]
As the temperature heats up, you might dream about taking some of your workout sessions outdoors. And, now is the perfect time to get out into the fresh air, awakening your workout from the stale old gym sessions you may have been doing. But, as the temperature climbs, you need to take precaution. Exercising in […]
What motivates you to exercise? Increasing your physical activity level offers a collection of health benefits. It improves heart health, enhances blood circulation and can even offer some improvements to mental health, helping to prevent depression and manage stress. Being active is part of a healthy strategy for long-term weight management, and is encouraged after any medical weight loss program.
Being very overweight or obese is not only detrimental to your health, but it can shorten your life. All things considered, overweight people live shorter lives than people of average weight. If you are 20 percent or more over your recommended weight, your risk of developing five out of the 10 leading causes of death in the United States increases. If you are obese, try considering a medical weight loss program to help you lose weight.