Losing weight and keeping it off is never easy. However, with the right practices, any weight loss goal is achievable. You won’t hear us advocating for any simple fixes or “weird tricks” to lose weight fast. Losing weight is putting your body in a state of persisting starvation. To overcome your body’s built-in defenses, you’ll need some help. You can start off by helping yourself with the right mentality.Details
Being skinny fat refers to being metabolically obese while having a normal weight, meaning you have too little muscle and too much fat. Basically, it’s an imbalance between the amount of muscle and fat you have that can make you appear fat even at your ideal weight.
A skinny fat or metabolically obese normal weight (MONW) individual can have the same BMI as someone who looks ripped, yet themselves have excess fat. This is because being skinny fat is about body composition, not weight.Details
Weight fluctuations are natural. In fact, gaining weight temporarily can promote overall weight loss. Besides, even if you do gain weight, that isn’t the most important metric of your health. Learn more about why gaining weight over the holidays isn’t anything to get stressed out about.Details
Being in shape before the holidays is important for many who wish to look their best for this special time of the year. Whether it be holiday parties or simple get togethers with family and friends, it pays to start your journey towards health sooner rather than later. At Blue Tree Health, we are glad to help countless clients get the body they want through a series of weight loss plans. For those who are planning on getting in shape before the holidays, here are a few guidelines to keep in mind.Details
Being mindful of what you eat is important, especially when following a diet to lose weight. However, it’s common in today’s society to see people eat simply to relieve stress or to deal with unpleasant emotions such as sadness, loneliness, or boredom.Details
Often, the inability to lose stubborn body fat is blamed on a slowed metabolism, regardless of whether it’s true or not. While a slow metabolism can occur for a variety of reasons, it’s not necessary to simply accept the fact and let yourself gain weight. There are a variety of simple ways to enhance your metabolism to make sure that it’s working at an optimal pace.Details
If you are trying to lose weight, then you should be drinking more water. Exercise is also an important part of weight loss. However, dehydration can impair your workouts. If you are not drinking water until you feel thirsty, then you are probably already dehydrated. Staying hydrated will make it easier for you to complete your workout.Details
Many people think that they can judge their health based solely on the number they see when they step on the scale. A lower weight must mean a healthier person, right?
In actuality, weight is not the best measure of health at all. Consider two men standing next to each other.