June Slim-Down Challenge: Day 17 – June 17, 2014

It’s a beautiful Tuesday and we have a new and exciting challenge for you today. We call it “No Sugar Tuesday!“ That’s right, no sugar! Now, that doesn’t mean you have to avoid sugar of any kind- only the processed stuff!  That means with processed sugar is off the menu for the day. To achieve … Read more

Why The Paleo Diet Is The Diet For Crossfitters Right Now

If you’ve been getting involved with Crossfit at all, you have likely heard of the Paleo diet plan. This diet is catching on by many who are doing this workout variation and looking for a way to help improve their health, nutrition, and shed some excess body fat. There’s no question that the Paleo diet … Read more

Fighting the Flab with Control Snacks

One of the most difficult aspects of trying to lose weight is fighting the urge to snack. We tend to snack when we’re bored, when we’re watching television, or at work when we’d like a pleasant distraction from the monotony. Snacking can happen almost anywhere. Changing your snacking habits can be hard, but by using … Read more

Beat the Bulge with Snackergy Snacks and Other Stress Relieving Techniques

One common reason for snacking is an overload of stress. Many people are considered “stress snackers” as the habit is an attempt to soothe the pressures of work, school, family, relationships, finances and other difficulties. No matter what type of stress, it can cause the body’s level of cortisol to rise which ultimately increases appetite. … Read more

Holiday Feasting Post Bariatric Surgery with Bariatric Fusion

The holiday season is often synonymous with food, which can make it an especially challenging time for those who have had bariatric surgery and are required to follow a strict post-op diet. Post bariatric patients also require less food and smaller meals in order to maintain success; however, this also makes them more susceptible to … Read more