| super highs and mega lows|
So I completed the Pittsburgh Half Marathon on Sunday (yeah!), which I thought would be the celebratory finish line of this 3 1/2 year mega-weight-loss journey. But I felt so good along the course (r ...
| looking for macro-tracking veterans|
So I just started tracking macros instead of sheer calories. I'm tracking fat, carbs, protein, and fiber. I used [url=http://iifym.com]iifym.co... to calculate my numbers. I have three questions for ...
| race fuel|
Here's a question about fuel for a hard workout. I will run a very hilly 5 mile road race on Sunday, and though I've raced a lot before, I actually think I could do really well in this one. ...
| muscle and joint pain|
So I've been training pretty hard for a 5 mile road race in two weeks, but not any harder than I have in the past for half-marathons and such. (P.S. I don't add exercise to my fatsecret calendar ...
| special K cereal recall|
Not sure if anyone eats this, but I figured on a diet site, the chances are good that some of you might. Be safe! Happy losing! [url=http://www.huffingtonpost... K cereal recall[/url]
| "Fat-shaming may curb obesity" ???|
Did anyone else see this and want to throw up? :evil: [url=http://todayhealth.today.... may curb obesity, bioethicist says[/url]
| fit bit. Love it.|
Got a fitbit for Christmas, way less expensive than the BodyBugg I asked for, but I love it! Great way to be accountable!
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, a year ago.
I'm running in the Pittsburgh marathon this weekend (just the half for me this first time). I'm really nervous. :doubt: Anyone have a great tip?
| How did you calculate your goal?|
We've been having this discussion in my journal for a few days, but I'd love some more feedback. How did you calculate your goal weight? I think BMI charts are bunk, so I'm not going by ...
| How do you handle your children?|
Now that I'm nearing my goal, I've been more aware of my kids and what they eat and how they feel about food. When they ask for seconds of certain foods, for example, I find myself saying things ...
| do you mix it up?|
I've heard very often here (and elsewhere) that you need to vary your exercise routine to "keep your body guessing" and so it doesn't get "used" to the workout you're d ...
| Does sleep affect your weight loss?|
Since I've been investigating the possibility of a Media Fit, I've been interested in the connection between sleep and weight loss. Long story very short, I have a 2 1/2 year old daughter who ...
| laughter is the best medicine|
I'm a teacher in a high school and I'm lucky enough that we have an awesome fitness room right here in the building. So instead of sitting on my arse and complaining about the kids, I've been ...
| emotional eating|
I've got some tough family stuff going on right now, and I tend to be an emotional eater anyway, so I'm feeling especially vulnerable to bad-for-me "comfort foods" and what I call & ...
| breast reduction and weight loss|
So my PCP has recommended that I have breast reduction surgery (I have serious back, neck, and shoulder pain and all the gross rashes and stuff. Ew.) So here's my question. (Or series of questions.) ...
High carb- Low protein and HUNGRY all the time???
Yes, you have to get your fat in. Do you use MCT Oil or Coconut Oil? Putting either one of those into your coffee/tea is a great help in upping your fat calories. You will find that you have to remind ...
on 19 Sep 14 04:51 PM
A fun thread. What are you reading?
I just realized that I am only reading 1 book right now. It ocurred to me that I used to have 4 different novels on the go at all times, now that my MS has shot my long and short term memory all to hell, ...
on 19 Sep 14 04:38 PM
Eliminating Sugar - Where do you draw the line?
Ruhu wrote: I know not all agree that eliminating sugar is the way to go for us self-proclaimed sugar addicts, but it truly works best for me. I've found time & time again that for me, one bite ...
on 19 Sep 14 12:57 PM
Computing calories expelled for activities not listed on FatSecret
I will try this because the exercises I do are not listed on fatsecret thanks
on 19 Sep 14 12:08 PM
If adding it yourself is too much, go to the exercise list. There are calisthenics in 2 or 3 levels as well as yoga (for stretching type things). I use the light calisthenics since I do them at home and ...
on 19 Sep 14 11:48 AM
Pollyjo wrote: I am 70 years old and struggle with exercise. I go to step class at the YMCA 3 times a week but still cannot lose weight! What can I do? Keeping fit, building bone density etc is from ...
on 19 Sep 14 09:09 AM