Still awake? Of course you are. You haven’t had a proper night’s sleep in days, weeks, maybe months. You’re not alone. Estimates say as many as 16 million people in the UK suffer from sleeplessness and a third have insomnia. Sleep deprivation can contribute to irritability,
There is often a lot of debate and sometimes confusion over what method is the best for weight loss – and that’s totally normal, especially if you’re new to the world of health and fitness. But I’d like to challenge this viewpoint: why do we have to choose just one?
Starting a fitness journey – however big or small – is something that we all need to think about at some point in our lives. You might wake up one day and decide it’s time for you to get fit, you might have been struggling with it for a while and want to make a positive change. Perhaps you’ve seen friends and family do the same and it’s spurred you on to make a start?
We all know the key to a balanced lifestyle is everything in moderation, but when moderation feels like a forced way of life then it can lead to more than one fall from the wagon. But, what if you change your mindset from “I have to do this” to “I choose to do this.” Just that simple change in terminology can make a huge difference to not only your mindset, but also your end goals.
We’ve all been there; not quite sure if we’re able to reach our goals or if we have what it takes to make the right choices to improve ourselves. Sometimes the difference in whether you succeed or whether you don’t comes down to one simple thing – believing in yourself. Have you ever thought about how much believing in yourself makes a difference to your quality of life?
Sometimes, particularly when we feel stressed or uneasy, getting enough sleep can seem impossible. Research shows that poor sleep has immediate negative effects on your hormones, exercise performance, and brain function - it can also cause weight gain and increase disease risk in both adults and children...
Having a good healthy relationship with food is something that a lot of people struggle with. Getting in shape and maintaining it is what the majority of people strive for but where are people going wrong? Let's have a look at what people typically do to get in shape. The [...]
For most people its not about tracking everything and dieting all the time, its about installing good habits and building a good relationship with food. Losing weight requires a calorie deficit. There must be a slight element of restriction but a calorie deficit means controlling the energy balance [...]