Category Archives: diet

12 Healthy Superfoods You’ve Been Throwing In Your Trash (with Recipes!)

With the rise of modern farming techniques, plant engineering and depleting soil quality, the nutritional content of our fruits, vegetables and general food supply has been sadly spiraling downwards. Our ancient ancestors were getting far more nutritional bang for their buck when they bit into a wild fruit or vegetable in comparison to what we eat today on a daily… Read More

So Many Different Diets!!! WHICH IS THE BEST???

Dear SLIMQUICK Coach, Hey there. I hope you’re doing well. I’ve been doing research on obesity for a while now and I came across this piece on your website that talks about easy and clever hacks to lose weight. I really liked the way the author brought up these clever hacks out of these simple day to day stuffs. However,… Read More

How Scheduling Your Meals Can Transform Your Body into a Fat-Burning Machine

A “fast metabolism”. A body that burns calories quickly and efficiently around the clock, sculpting and maintaining a lean trim physique, whether you’re working out or chilling out in front of the T.V. Just the idea of that makes people salivate. Meanwhile, the dreaded “slow metabolism” is what people complain about suffering from far more often, so that even the… Read More

Genius Tricks to Trim Your Belly When You’re Broke

The media loves portraying getting healthy and losing weight as if they can only be accomplished in the lap of luxurious lifestyles, replete with expensive specialty foods, culinary diets, fancy gyms, posh personal trainers, elite clinical treatments, high end products, pricey gadgets and designer active wear that only the rich, famous, and otherwise unoccupied can indulge in. In fact, the… Read More

Liquids & Weight Loss: Controversy Finally Put to Rest

A famous Y2K study created quite a stir when it suggested that drink calories may have a higher chance of contributing to weight gain than calories from solid foods. The researchers added 28 spoons of sugar to the daily diets of two groups of participants for one month, spooning it out in the form of jelly beans for one group… Read More

Can Your Gut Bacteria Make You Eat Ice Cream

Who stole the cookies from the cookie jar? WHO STOLE THE COOKIES FROM THE COOKIE JAR? Not Me. Yes You. Couldn’t be. Than Who? Gastrointestinal microorganisms stole the cookies from the cookie jar. Gastrointestinal microorganisms stole the cookies from the cookie jar…no seriously, they inhabited my body, took over my brain and forced me to do it… Lame “invasion of… Read More

Top 10 Probiotic Foods You Should Start Eating Right Now

Health and weight loss experts are all very pro probiotics these days, and for very good reason. The World Health Organization defines probiotics as “live microorganisms which, when administered in adequate amounts, confer a health benefit for the host.” New research continues to pour in about how critical these microorganisms are to maintaining good health, when living in a healthy… Read More

The Weight Loss Secrets of the Mediterranean & Japanese Diets

Japan and the Mediterranean regions are both widely known for having populations that are both leaner, live longer and have less disease than most other places in the world. Amazingly, both populations have demonstrated reduced risks of obesity by an average of 25 percent, stroke by an average of 25 percent, cancer by an average of 31 percent, and Parkinson’s… Read More

5 Mood-Boosting Foods

Eating when you’re feeling down isn’t usually the best idea. We all know it. But do it anyway. Then, sure enough, that box of chocolate-glazed donuts that promised to quickly lift you right back up to happy land leaves you feeling even worse afterward, once the sugar-high dissipates. On the other hand, certain super foods actually do have genuine healing… Read More

5 Steps To Begin Your Weight Loss Journey

Fired up with That’s-it-I’ve-had-enough-I’m-ready-to-finally-do-it-this-year enthusiasm, you settle down in front of your laptop and excitedly Google: how do I start losing weight?…only to stare back in horror as your search returns endless lists of conflicting weight loss websites, weight loss theories, weight loss programs, weight loss books, weight loss products, weight loss ads, each contradicting the one you just read… Read More