Tag Archive | "weight"


Extra Weight in 60s May Be Linked To Brain Aging Later

Having a bigger waistline and a high body mass index (BMI) in your 60s may be linked with greater signs of brain aging years later.

Read the full story

Posted in Health studiesComments (0)


Weightlifting Is Good For Your Heart And It Doesn’t Take Much

Weightlifting for less than an hour a week may reduce your risk for a heart attack or stroke by 40 to 70 percent.

Read the full story

Posted in Health studies, Healthy LifestyleComments (0)

lose weight:Kristen Beavers

How To Lose Weight The Right Way

If shedding some of those extra pounds is your goal for the new year, are you sure you’re losing the right kind of weight?

Read the full story

Posted in Features, Healthy LifestyleComments (0)

Generational, intergenerational, meal, thanksgiving, dinner

5 Simple Tips to Avoid Weight Gain During Holidays

While the average holiday weight gain is about 3 percent of body weight, or 3.35 lbs., research shows that although weight gain can be slight for some, it can also last a lifetime.

Read the full story

Posted in Health, Good EatsComments (0)

Lose fat

Lose Fat, Preserve Muscle: Weight Training Beats Cardio

Weight training or cardio? For older adults trying to slim down, pumping iron might be the way to go.

Read the full story

Posted in Health studiesComments (0)


Want to Lose Weight? Snap That Selfie, Share on Social Media

The sharing of intimate information and photos about weight loss goals in virtual space is a key factor in motivating behaviors that fulfill that new thinner identity and thus helps people reach their goals.

Read the full story

Posted in FeaturesComments (0)