Blogs about Nutrition

Wednesday, October 09, 2013 • Molalla, OR 97038-8565
The Bugatti Body
 Have you ever wondered why we have food cravings and why people battle with making good food choices?  Well researchers have discovered a critical link between the unhealthy connection between food and addiction- Dopamine.   Dopamine is the neurotransmitter associated with reward and pleasure.  Cocaine, heroin, and sugar all stimulate the dopamine transmitter that triggers cravings.    When we are about to eat 90% of the dopamine neurons in the Ventral Tegemental Area of the brain are stimulated.   The VTA transmitters branch out to other p
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 • Napa, CA 94559
Coach Laura's Blog
Eating less processed foods is going to give you more energy and help you maintain a healthy weight.  The more nutrient dense foods you consume the less high-calorie, low nutrion foods you will eat.   Go ahead and eat some pizza...can you make the pizza at home using high quality whole foods rather than purchasing a frozen or fast food pizza?  Focus on the quality of the ingredients and putting high-nutrition foods i
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 • Napa, CA 94559
Coach Laura's Blog
Breakfast.  The most important meal of the day.  So why do we typically skip breakfast?  The answer for most of us is probably a lack of time.  In fact, most Americans rarely stop their busy lives to eat throughout the day.  By the time you get home you are starving.  You consume one large meal then sit in front of the TV drained of energy from your hectic day.  Sound familiar? 
Tuesday, October 08, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
Tuesday, October 08, 2013 • Port Washington, NY 11050
Peter Weintraub's Blog
It goes without saying that the best way to eat is to have 'meats, vegetables, nuts and seeds, some fruit, little starch and no sugar.' Trust me, I've experimented with every fad diet there is, as well as the recommendations from the FDA, and ultimately my results went up exponentially when I subscribed to the above. However, there's an emphasis today on what quantity of each macronutrient one should ingest on a daily basis.
Monday, October 07, 2013 • Sunnyvale, TX 75182
The Balance Guy
LET'S BE HONEST................................. When it come to health and fitness I am not perfect. Sometimes I1. Eat badly2. Lack motivation3. I have "one to many"Could go on and on but I won't. You get the picture. I struggle with some of the very same things you do. But I make up for this by1. 80/20 rule.  80% good. 20% not so good.2. Training with intensity and using my whole body.3.
Friday, October 04, 2013 • La Crescent, MN 55947
Jordan Rudolph's Blog
Over the last 22 months and counting, I have had the privilege of working with a plethora of people each with his/her specific goals.  With that being said, one of my favorite parts of my job is to unravel the mystery gift each person brings to the table.  This gift being their mind and body.  
Friday, October 04, 2013 • Hilo, HI 96720
Soul Fitness Hawaii, for your Mind, Body & Soul
Tip of the Day ~ Heard the Hawaii News Lately... Hope you've been watching the Hawaii News the last couple of weeks, there's been several cases of Liver and Kidney failure due to taking certain DIET supplements. So far they've reported that at least 7 people and the numbers are raising that have been hospitalized with major life threatening medical issues for taking over the counter diet supplements to loose weight. Really people, loosing weight or LIFE...
Thursday, October 03, 2013 • la, AZ 07002
Health & Fitness Blog
The longevity tricks and secrets to how to live to 100 and look younger , and enjoying excellent health in the next 50 years for your life are, at a glance, quite simple.There are key areas that in which you can strive to improve each day: