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Weight Training Is Important for Women

The benefits of lifting weights, also called weight training, strength training or resistance training, include h3er muscles, a h3er heart, a much leaner physique, a longer life, and a body better able to support your everyday needs and activities. Women, however, still tend to shy away from this beneficial form of exercise. Ladies, does the mere idea of weightlifting scare you? “I don’t want to lift weights because they’ll make me too big and bulky.” For how many of you is this the reason you’ve never attempted […]

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Menopause and Weight Loss

During menopause, many women report that the challenge of weight loss becomes even more difficult. The need to lose weight haunts women most of the time, and now more men are reporting the same struggle. When women hit menopause, weight gathers around the waist and hips; despite our best efforts to diet and exercise. What we know is that this additional body fat is linked to your hormones. Most women follow a conventional low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet with lots of processed foods. Eventually this diet creates a condition […]

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Extreme Weight Loss Plans

Discussions about a woman’s health is often too focused on being skinny or being slim. Fortunately, this attention to weight is no longer about vanity, being like Hollywood goddess, or looking like a ramp supermodel. For a good reason, women are now talking about the health implications of being obese or overweight. Normally, women are told to engage in regular physical exercise and control food consumption. However, many women still struggle with setting aside time for exercise. The demands at work and at home also drive many […]

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