Nutrition & Fitness

IIFYM | Why Flexible Dieting Works

You’ve heard all the trends- IIFYM, ketogenic diets, weight watchers, calorie counting, paleo, intermittent fasting, etc… so which one works?  In my opinion the two most important questions to test the effectiveness of someone’s diet are: Is it sustainable? How much self-monitoring is involved? Let’s take low-carb diets as an example.  Everyone knows at least …

What Happens to Our Metabolisms and Hormones When We Diet? Interview with Dr. Layne Norton

Have any of you already accomplished one of your biggest life goals?  I’m talking about those top 5 bucket list items- backpacking through Europe, meeting your favorite celebrity, attending the Super Bowl… if you have, we want to hear about it in the comments!  A couple months ago, I accomplished one of mine.  When I …