There are myths about fat and muscle that have been circulating for a while. They confuse and discourage people trying to lose weight because they don’t see the results they’re expecting. Below are two myths and facts that will help you understand what muscle and fat are. Myth #1: Muscle can turn to fat (or […]
Are you getting ready to start a new weight loss medications? Make sure that you set yourself up for success by following these four steps to achieve your weight loss goals: Step 1: Put Together a Structured Plan In order to meet your goals, you need to know exactly what those goals are and the […]
It can be difficult to understand the difference between hunger and cravings, and many people sabotage their weight loss efforts by giving into cravings because they think they are hungry. Once you can discern between feelings of hunger and cravings, it becomes easier to lose weight because you will be able to avoid eating when […]
Are you struggling with weight loss even though you’ve already made some big changes to your diet and lifestyle? You exercise more, eat healthy foods and even threw away all the junk food. So if you’re doing everything ‘right,’ why are you still struggling to lose weight? The surprising answer: your kitchen. According to a […]
Between hectic work schedules and day to day family needs, many of us do not have time to cook a healthy meal every night, and instead are often left to search the menus for a low calorie alternative. Many restaurants are helping out by posting their calorie counts directly on the menu, but if you […]
As winter sets in and the weather grows colder, make sure you drink enough water while keeping up with medical weight loss in New Jersey. It’s easy to remember to drink water when it’s warm out. As you sweat and trudge through the heat, your body reminds you with every step that you are in […]
When people start a weight loss program on their own, many unknowingly follow myths. They end up getting discouraged, losing self-esteem, and quitting before seeing any results. Part of the myth surrounds strength training. Below are three myths and truths about strength training. Strength Training Will Make Me Bulk Not necessarily – especially for women. […]
One of the hardest things about starting a new weight loss program is trying to break the junk food addiction. Have you ever quit a diet program early, because you weren’t able to overcome junk food cravings? Here are three reasons why you are addicted to junk food: High Calorie Content Instinct tells us to […]
Emotional eating is a common issue among those trying to lose weight and can be a barrier between you and your goals. Fortunately, emotional eating is just a habit—and like the many bad habits you’re working hard to leave behind you during your medical weight loss program, emotional eating is a cycle that can be broken.
Eating out is tough during a medical weight loss program. New Jersey is home to a wide array of fine restaurants, but once you dedicate yourself to losing weight those enjoyable nights out at a local eatery may seem worlds away. Even after you complete your medical weight loss program you will need to maintain healthy eating habits—and this is admittedly difficult to do when ordering from a menu.