Trying to lose weight? Drink more water throughout the day and before each meal. This will help you get more full when it's time to eat, so you will consume less, than you normally would. In several studies on weight loss conducted in overweight adults, those who drank water before eating a meal regularly consumed fewer calories and saw improved weight loss results.
Do you like to eat? Does the sight of all those sugary and fat filled delicacies make your mouth water? If your answer is yes, then it probably means that there is a good chance you might be sporting body fat in the shape of a pot belly. The extra flab hanging from the waistband of your jeans is not only not attractive but is unhealthy as well. Well, you can avoid all that embarrassment by steering clear of following foods which only serve to pack on pounds.
The Achilles is a tendon that connects your two major calf muscles to the heel bone. When it is placed under too much stress, which is a common occurrence for runners and other athletes, it can become less flexible and even inflamed. An inflamed Achilles tendon can eventually tear, which is why any runner should take steps to protect their Achilles and recognize the symptoms of inflammation before they get to be too much.
As we move from one season into another, extreme temperatures can sneak up on you. It can be quite pleasant one day, then abnormally hot or cold the next. During this time of transition, it's particularly important to guard against temperature-related illnesses.