“losing weight makes you healthier!” My guess is you see this message everywhere, to some extent its accurate. We all know that from people with higher BMI (body mass index numbers) modest weight loss anywhere from 5-10% of bodyweight has shown not only to reduce cardiovascular disease risk and depression. But also improve mobility, increase … More The troubling revelation of the before and after photo
Step 2: Adjust food amount and food type Now we have covered the need for covering nutrient deficiency’s we can move on to a more bread and butter topic food amount and composition in how it relates to fixing a broken diet.. food amount (what some call calorie intake); and food composition (which includes macronutrient … More How to fix a broken diet part 2
I know what your thinking vegetables are either gross or the best thing around, Its quite peculiar to see that there is such a large divide between those who love there vegetables and those that really dont! Where do you stand when it comes to vegetables? I personally love them but there was a time … More 3 Easy ways to get more vegetables
Studies of the digestion and how it absorbs nutrients has exploded over the past couple of years, there is a lot going on after you swallow that last bite of your Sunday lunch, its one of the many reasons nutrition is such a difficult program to assess without prior knowledge of some of the systems. … More Gut Health the bodys second brain.
Lets face it most people fall into two groups when it comes to the subject of alcohol in fitness, first alcohol does not impact fitness when used in moderation and within calorie constraints, or the other side of the round table is the belief that it should be avoided at all costs by anyone serious about there athletic pursuits. … More Alcohol, body composition and performance a drunk mans tale.
The most common question im prompted with theses days is what are plant-based diets?
Plant-based diets, usually called “vegetarian” diets, consist of vegetables, fruits, beans/legumes, whole grains, nuts, seeds and sometimes animal products such as dairy and eggs. A total vegetarian, also known as a vegan, includes only foods from the plant/fungi kingdom without the addition of dairy or egg products. … More The Root cause of confusion, Why we should all take a leaf out of the vegetarian/vegan cookbooks
using HIIT to supercharge your results, keep you lean and stave off ageing … More The great intensity!!
Its not a secret that most of us these days spend alot of time seated, Driving, Working, Chilling with family, Watching reruns of the “how I met your mother”. (Guilty) This causes unnecessary load on the sacral spine area leaving us with tight or weak lower backs and hips.. the dominant areas used for locomotion, … More Why you should just hang Around.
Listed below is my top 6 pillars of Fitness for Health. ill explain a little about why you should really be putting these first if you truely want to maximise your Health and improve your skills towards fitness. … More Fitness for Health the 6 pillars