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Diet Lies Busted

There’s no getting around it: when you’re trying to lose weight, you often find yourself on the receiving end of all kinds of advice, many of it contradictory. We separate truth from fiction!

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How Water Assists with Weight Loss

For a long time, drinking water has been thought to help with weight loss. Many studies show that drinking more water may benefit weight loss and maintenance. Drinking Water Can Make You Burn More Calories Drinking water increases the amount of calories you burn, which is known as resting energy expenditure. A study published in the British medical journal in ...

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[Recipe] Salad Jars: The Perfect Lunch Box Snack

Salad jars are the perfect snack: healthy, easy to consume anywhere, and quick to prepare. Here is a salad jar recipe to try on busy days during the holidays: Serves: 1 – 2 people Preparation Time: 10 minutes Cooking Time: 10 minutes   Ingredients 3 Fry’s Chickpea and Roasted Butternut Balls (frozen) 3 Fry’s Chickpea and Quinoa Falafels (frozen) 20g baby butter lettuce ...

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Get Summer-Body Ready With Servd Fresh

Five ways to eat your way to Summer body goals and how Servd Fresh can help you along the way. 1. Frontload your calories Consuming the bulk of your calories before 3 p.m. can result in significant weight loss, according to an article in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition. Eating your biggest meals earlier in the day ...

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Finding the Sweet Spot for Healthy Weight Loss

Research shows that the basic tenets of losing weight are tracking your weight, a personalised nutrition plan, regular exercise and financial incentives. There’s a programme that does all of that, and it’s working. Incentivising overweight people to develop new eating and exercise habits is at the heart of Discovery Vitality’s Weight Loss Rewards. Sometimes the hardest part of the journey ...

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Consistency is Key

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It doesn’t take walls lined with prestigious degrees, or fine expertise to discover that consistency is an essential ingredient in successfully changing your lifestyle and overall health. Evidently, it takes considerable effort to build a consistent routine of regular exercise and healthy eating, but as with anything worthwhile, it’s not an easy ride. Most days start off with a surge in ...

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The Missing Piece In Your Puzzle

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CTG Centre and DNAlysis will be hosting the very first event exploring how an individual’s genetic profile can help one achieve optimal health and manage body weight.   Find out more about your diet, your lifestyle and your genes at ‘The missing piece in your puzzle’ on 26th August 2017 at Belmont Square, Rondebosch. Learn from international speakers and experts ...

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FITposium Profile – Claudia Virgil

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FITposium is an annual educational and inspirational seminar focused on success in the fitness modelling and entrepreneurial industry. Held in Arizona, this day-long workshop features a variety of sessions to prepare fitness talents with everything they need to know to enter the market and succeed. As this platform is out of reach for most aspiring South African models and fitness ...

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Lucy Cartwright’s 40kg Weightloss Journey – #StrongWomen

Lucy Cartwright’s doctor told her that she is borderline diabetic, and this sparked her incredible weightloss journey. We have featured Lucy’s story in our Fatloss Magazine before, but we caught up with her to find out how she’s doing, and who inspires her to be strong. Tell us more about yourself and your journey. I am a children’s photographer and ...

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Chew On This: Your Thoughts, Behaviours Get You To A Healthier Body Weight

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Food. Water. Sleep. Breathing. Movement. Our most basic needs. That hasn’t changed since the first people wandered the plains. By Candice Smith, Head of Vitality’s Nutrition Strategy What has significantly changed, though, is the world around us. We quench thirst with sugar-laden drinks while sitting at desks in modern skyscrapers, before snaking through traffic in fast cars, all of which ...

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