Category Archives: health

TRY THIS 5-MINUTE MORNING SHOWER MEDITATION

Multi-tasking meditation time with your usual morning madness routine certainly seems like a grand violation of the highest Zen order. On the other hand, it may very well be the perfect opportunity to practice meditation in its truest, most organic form. Meditation, at its core, is the act of bringing mindfulness to the mundane, of creating an oasis of calm… Read More

Mini Meditation at Work

Overwhelmed at work, can’t focus or frustrated with a certain task? Take a 5 minute Office Mediation to help reconnect the mind, body and soul. Taking 5 minutes to reconnect with yourself can help to improve creativity and concentration. When we are struggling to find an answer, or stuck on a problem, taking 5 minutes to meditate allows our mind… Read More

4 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Happier

Who doesn’t want to experience more happiness in their lives? Ironically, science has shown that the very things most people believe will bring them more happiness, and spend so much time striving towards – more money, higher ranking careers, more possessions, etc. – don’t lead to the happiness jackpot after all.  Psychology research has shown that the more-you-have-the-more-you-want adage is… Read More

10 Ways Meditation Helps Busy People

A lot of people say that the hardest part of meditation is finding the time to do it. When each day feels like it’s constantly spinning with to-do’s, must-do’s, will-do’s and should-have-already-been-done’s, it’s very difficult to justify taking a few minutes out of your day to just sit. And do absolutely. Nothing. However, this ancient practice is getting a lot… 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

Eating Clean but Still Not Losing Weight? Here’s Why

Dear SLIMQUICK Coach, I’m really frustrated!!! I’ve been struggling with my weight for so many years, and about six months ago, I finally decided to stop complaining about it and to do something about it already! So I’ve become really careful about what I eat, I cut out soda, fried foods, white flour, most sugar. I treadmill run or spin… Read More

The Other Problem that Comes with Weight Gain

While it’s certainly not always the case for everyone, weight gain and constipation are often two chronic issues that are experienced together for a lot of people. And while they’re often treated as two different problems that need to be tackled separately, they are often symptoms of the exact same underlying problem, getting in the way of your health, daily… Read More

Chocolate…for Breakfast????!!!!

The key ingredient in the world’s more favorite and naughtiest indulgences – cocoa – has been scientifically deemed an A-list healthy superfood! AND. It can even do a body good when you shamelessly have it for breakfast. Okay, Alright, Alright, Okay, alrightokayalright…so Cocoa Puffs and instant Dunkin Heinz don’t quite make the cut, thanks to all the not-so-healthy additions thrown… Read More

7 Incredible Ways Garlic Transforms Your Body

Garlic, the bashfully beloved bulb that so many of us have a love-hate relationship with. Irresistibly drawn to the “stinking rose”, we indulge in its pungent pleasures in almost every type of cuisine around the world, only to be shamed afterwards into breathing shallowly down-wind. Down with garlic shaming. Evaluated in over 5,500 peer-reviewed scientific studies for its effects on… Read More