Begin exercise program over 40

When you begin an exercise program over 40 years old there are a couple details that must be addressed. First see your doctor to evaluate your ability to tolerate the type of program you are planning. There are times when a condition lies dormant or is sub-clinical (meaning you don't know you have it) and … Continue reading Begin exercise program over 40

🎄🎅X-MAS CHALLENGE 💪💪

FINAL CHANCE FOR 2019 We will be running a final challenge pre-Christmas to get a head start on 2020. I know it’s tempting to wait for a NYE resolution but remember, only about 8% of those setting a resolution actually succeed. We want you to start now, feel amazing leading up to the festive season … Continue reading 🎄🎅X-MAS CHALLENGE 💪💪

How Do I Know if I Have a Leaky Gut?

"Leaky gut" is a popular topic in the health and wellness spheres these days. It's been blamed for many symptoms and conditions that seem to be all-too-common. Allergies, intolerances, joint pain, even autoimmune diseases can all be linked back to leaky gut. But what exactly is leaky gut? What causes it? What kinds of issues … Continue reading How Do I Know if I Have a Leaky Gut?

Losing weight vs. getting healthy

While at first glance these things might seem synonymous, but I want to break it down for you why they aren’t.   You see – you can lose weight and get healthy or you can lose weight and become very unhealthy.   Let’s look at some examples.   If you lose weight through eating awesome … Continue reading Losing weight vs. getting healthy

NUTRITION

It's not the latest diet you need...It's finding the right balance for your body.   Stop counting calories! Focus on the quality of food on your plate. Calories don’t matter if the food quality sucks.   Nutrition doesn’t have to be complicated. Fill your plate with a variety of vegetables and a palm sized portion … Continue reading NUTRITION

Everything You Think You Know About Healthy Eating is Wrong and it’s Making You Fat and Tired

Oh my gosh – nutrition and diet info is everywhere!   And each expert and association tries to lead you in their direction because they know best and their advice is going to help you.  Right?   Well, maybe…   Everyone has heard (and maybe lived through) the intense focus on how much you eat.  … Continue reading Everything You Think You Know About Healthy Eating is Wrong and it’s Making You Fat and Tired

50 Tactics to Improve Your Health Starting Today

Move more. Even small movements can make tremendous amounts of difference. Instead of using the remote, get up and change the channel. Simple, small things make long lasting change. Cut fat. Start by buying lower fat milk or trimmer meats. Those are two easy ways to start cutting back on fat, and you will never … Continue reading 50 Tactics to Improve Your Health Starting Today

Creating a Mindset for Health

So much of health is all about habits and actions, but where do these all stem from? What if we don’t have to make as many changes as we think we do? What if there was one powerful thing that makes a lot of difference?   That thing is mindset.   Mindset is sometimes called … Continue reading Creating a Mindset for Health

Could Your Health Issues Actually Be Nutrient Deficiencies?

Many nutrition professionals generally advise that a healthful, balanced diet can provide most people with the nutrients essential for good health.   Fruit and vegetables naturally contain a number of beneficial nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fibre, antioxidants and other biologically active components - or phytochemicals.   In fact, it has been documented that consumption … Continue reading Could Your Health Issues Actually Be Nutrient Deficiencies?

The True Health Benefits of Exercise

Exercise. It can improve your health on all levels. We’re not just talking about being fitter and stronger. We’re talking about overall health and longevity.   Regular exercise improves your heart health, brain health, muscle and bone health, diabetes, and arthritis. Beyond those, it also reduces stress, boosts moods, increases your energy, and can improve … Continue reading The True Health Benefits of Exercise