I know you’ve heard it hundreds of times, but if you want to lose weight on hips, you need to lose weight everywhere. You cannot just reduce

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this one area. There are many lower body exercises you can do to tone and strengthen the buttocks, hips and thighs. Losing weight is a package, and you cannot just want part of the package.

The more you have to lose the longer your trip will take, so the quicker you start the better. Even before you start worrying about a particular area, one of the best things you can do is learn to strengthen your core.

Your core is your midsection, abs, ribs and lower back. Muscles in this area are holding you upright and help you to stay balanced. When they are weak, you’ll lose your balance more often than not and may even start to fall more often. The loss of strength in your core can cause instability in the lower back and cause you to have pain or worse, a herniated disc. One thing you should know is that a herniated disc is no fun – it comes with a lot of pain.

Losing weight on hips, thighs and buttocks will help heal the disc herniation and decrease the level of pain you feel. In fact, if you lose just 10% of total body fat, you can improve mobility and reduce pain by about 30%. Each ten present of body-fat loss takes approximately 100 pounds of pressure lower back and legs. Here is the idea lose weight and save your knees and lower back

Also do yourself a favour, while losing weight, find a good chiropractor. They can make things feel much better when you are in transition from being fat to un-fat. If your chiropractor is also slashes a physical therapist, you can even have them show you how to do the lower body exercises correctly and progress steadily until you are able to do more intense strengthening exercises.

Do you have children? Well, get yourself outside and play with them? If you can, then do. That would be good and wonderful for them and for you too. If you play with your kids, it does not seem like a fat burning workout routine, but you’d be surprised how children’s games can be a very good source of exercises to lose weight.

Running, jumping, playing tag, hide and seek, all of them will be effective in controlling and losing unwanted fat. Why stop playing just because you are now older? Find that inner child again, stay focused and motivated, and in no time at all you will lose weight on your hips.

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A Lovely Six Pack With Your Fat Burning Diet

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Did you know that diet plays a major role in forming a lovely six pack? Yes, there are a lot of factors that affect the growth of your six packs and it is wrong to rely on abdominal exercises like crunches alone. Having six pack abs requires a good set of inspiration, commitment, and also hard work in order for one to fully achieve it. For some learning how to get a six pack is about making lifestyle changes while for other is a challenge they have to undertake.

The Important Role Of Fiber

What type of food can help you burn fat and give you nutrients at the same time? It is actually food items that contain soluble dietary fiber. Fiber is a very good way to lose weight because it is best in giving negative calories to the body. This means that it takes more energy to digest the food item than the calories they contain. This negative effect allows for fat and calorie burning just by eating them! Fiber is usually found in whole grains, green leafy vegetables, and fruits like apple. On top of that fiber usually adds a bulk in the stomach which makes it harder to digest and give you a “full feeling” which makes you less hungry. Don’t forget your intake of water to provide proper digestion.

Other types of fat burning diets are those that contain fewer calories but high nutrients. You definitely won’t find that in your fast food, processed foods, and other high calorie content food items. Fruits and vegetables are included, and also legumes, fish meat, lean meat, olive oils, sea foods and other healthy food items. Eating less but frequently also helps in maintaining a high metabolic rate and fewer hunger pangs.

There are a lot of activities you need to do in order to form a six pack. This basically involves a more complex approach and not just abdominal exercises as mentioned above. It includes a mixture of cardio, abdominal exercises, and weight lifting. You can start with daily cardio exercises to promote flat abs. Flat abs as we all know is the first step to form your lovely six packs. You will know that it is right to start working on your six pack abs once you get the flat stomach. Most of the time the journey to losing stomach fat is longer and harder rather than forming the six packs as you can easily form flat stomach into formed abs. The formula is basically 5 to 6 days of cardio lasting for about an hour, and 3 to 4 times a week abdominal exercises with a few weight lifting exercises in between to promote good posture and proper formation.

Those are the simple activities that you may need to do in your journey to a lovely six pack. Do not just read them but take action now and try them out. Consistency is the key for fast and long term results.

 

Alex Chris writes about weight loss related topics. You can also read his latest article on the best six pack workout.

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4 Weight Loss Facts You Should Know About

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You might be a health buff who thinks you know everything when it comes to topics that involve weight loss and fitness. However, the following facts might be something that you still haven’t heard of or would be too outrageous for you to even believe. Here are some interesting healthy weight loss reports that you might want to include in your “weight loss fact list”.

Fact #1 Women Gain More Weight Than Men When Living Together

Your DVD collection won’t be the only thing growing if you move in with your man. Cohabiting tends to make men healthier- but women heavier. According to a recent research about the influence that live-in partners have on each other’s eating behaviors, they found that lads tend to eat more healthfully after the move, but women less so – thereby packing on the pounds. Why? Probably because women start eating more like their men. Women might compromise and buy white bread if that’s all what their partners will eat. Can’t agree on chow choices with your new roomie? Try smaller packages of the food you each like: a half-gallon of whole milk for him and a skim for her; ice cream for him, Skinny Cow pops for her.

Fact #2 Quit Meat And Gain Less Weight As You Grow Up

Move over, bacon! Quitting meat can help prevent weight gain as you grow up. A group of researchers followed the weight of nearly 22,000 meat eaters, vegetarians, and vegans for 5 years. Everyone put on a few pounds, but the carnivores who gave up meat during the course of the study gained less than any other group.

It makes sense: Animal protein is full of saturated fats. And fiber-rich carbs (like whole-grain bread, fruits, and veggies) can give you an energy-burning boost because calories from complex carbs are used quickly rather than stored fat. Not ready to ban beef? Include more grains and legumes in your diet to help burn calories efficiently.

Fact #3 Calories Do Matter

A calorie is a calorie, right? Not really. Choosing foods rich in vitamins and nutrients (like fiber, protein, and complex carbs) over ones that have the same caloric content but fewer nutrients can help you lose weight: Calorie for calorie, they keep you fuller longer. Make these food swaps and tame your tummy.

  • Instead of having half a cup of corn, have 3 cups of asparagus instead. Both have 75 calories but the latter has folate, Vitamins A and K.
  • Instead of snacking on 1 oz of pretzels, have 1 large apple instead. Both snacks contain around 100 calories each but apple has fiber, potassium, and vitamin C.
  • Instead of having 5-oz of roasted chicken breast for lunch, shift to 5-oz of salmon fillet. Both would approximately account to 300 calories each, but the fish has folate, magnesium, niacin, and potassium.

Fact #4 Motivation Is Still The Key

Exercising just to trim your figure may make you exercise less. A group of researchers surveyed 59 women and found that the 26 who sweats for the sole purpose of shedding weight or toning up attended the most exercise classes. But they actually spent 40 percent less time exercising overall than women who were active because it made them feel good, was good for their health, or relieved stress. Your new mini may motivate you to initiate a workout program, but your discipline might waver if you’re driven by unrealistic expectations and you associate exercise with hatred of your body.

Our suggestion: Try combining fitness and pleasure: Watch your favorite TV series while you walk a mile or two in your treadmill or pedal a good distance in a stationary bike.

Losing weight is like pumping air in a balloon. If you put too little air, the effect is close to nothing and it’s just a waste of energy. Pumping too much air on the other hand, would cause it to burst. So, take it one step at a time and apply the tips and tricks that could help you along the way.

Alex writes about healthy ways on how to lose weight fast. He strongly believes that this should be done using natural and safe methods. All his articles are easy to follow and are based on established research and personal experience.

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Bat-wings are considered as one of the biggest arm problems of women. Having large and flabby arms can prevent women from wearing sleeveless clothing such as spaghetti straps and strapless blouses. In order to get rid of flabby arms, you must lose weight. You would not achieve the desired results if you use arm exercises only, without implementing a weight loss plan. Once you have established your weight loss regime, you can implement these arm exercises into your routine.

Push-Ups

Push-ups do not only tone the arms, but they also strengthen other muscles in your upper body. Using an exercise mat, place your palms flat on the surface and lock your elbows. Keep your head upright. Stretch your legs and tuck your toes under your feet. Push yourself slowly toward the floor, while bending your arms and keeping your palms fixed on the exercise mat. When doing push-ups your feet are usually used. However, for women who have never done push-ups, there is a different approach. In a push-up exercise for women, you can use your knees instead of your feet. Kneel down on an exercise mat. Place your palms on the mat, while making sure that your chest, stomach and legs are in one straight line. Slowly draw your upper body toward the floor, bending your elbows in the process. Make sure your chest doesn’t touch the surface. Then slowly lift your body up to the original position. This serves as one push-up. Start with ten counts a day, gradually increasing the number of push-ups a day.

Dumbbell Bicep Curls

Dumbbell bicep curls is one of the easiest and most effective exercises for women. Stand up straight with your chest out and your shoulders level. Have your feet apart in such a way that they are in the same vertical line as that of your shoulders. This position gives your body proper balance for the exercise. Hold a dumbbell in each hand. Slowly lift your hands toward your shoulder, bending your elbows in the process, without moving or swaying your arms.

Single Arm Pull-up (Back)

The single arm pull-up is one of the most popular exercises for women that are being taught by gym instructors. With this exercise, you would need a stable bench that is at least knee high. Place your left knee and your left hand on the bench. The palm must be resting on the surface with your elbows locked. Place your right foot firmly on the ground. Hold a dumbbell in your right hand. Make sure your upper right arm is on your side. Do not move it. Slowly straighten your lower arm (holding the dumbbell) until it is level with your buttocks. Then, bend it slowly toward the ground. This serves as one arm pull-up. Repeat this exercise ten times.

If you want to tone your arms, these are great exercises for you to do every day. Make sure you gradually increase the number of times you execute each exercise. Increase your exercise count once your body has grown accustomed to the routine.

 

Haliyma Barrow is a freelance writer working at EduBook.  Barrow enjoys contributing health articles and covers various women’s health issues in her articles.

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Most of the time when people are looking at losing weight, they are really looking for a miracle cure or quick fix that will help them lose that extra twenty or thirty pounds.

Typically people want to avoid any hard work in hopes of effortlessly losing weight quickly.  Most of these quick weight loss diets that are supposed to remove pounds per day really don’t work and are not healthy in the long run.

Many of these diets are not entirely safe and focus on almost starving you for a short period of time just to attempt to drop a few pounds per day.  The thought is that if you can make it through a few days of hunger, then you can drop the weight. Read the rest of this entry

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