There’s no doubting the value of weight management. Rather than being just a few extra uncomfortable pounds, excess weight carries legitimate risks. In fact, dropping between 5% and 10% of your weight has been proven to lower your chance of developing heart disease. This is just one of the many benefits of choosing a weight loss program. However, what should you look for in order to figure out which one best fits your needs? Are all weight loss programs essentially the same? No.
How to Maximize Muscle Retention While in a Calorie Deficit
It’s no secret that the risk of losing lean mass increases while in a calorie deficit. Here are tips on how to maximize your fat loss while mitigating the loss of lean body mass.
Spring Clean Your Nutrition Routine with SMART Goals
Spring clean your nutrition with two to three SMART goals rather than one huge diet overhaul. SMART goals are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Time Bound.
The Dreaded Scale: Why it’s not Always an Effective Measurement of Weight Loss
Measuring your progress solely by the number on the scale will set you up for an emotional ride that doesn’t always capture the full picture.