United States Archive

4th of July Fatburning Tips

To all of my readers in these United States: Happy 4th of July! It’s usually a great time for people to gather with family and friends around a big pile of food. A lot of bar-b-que and grilled food for most of us. Today I wanted to share some ways to make ...Read More

How to Best Help Your Child Lose Weight

A study by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and The University of Minnesota indicates that a parent’s weight change is a key contributor to the success of a child’s weight loss in family-based treatment of childhood obesity. The results were just published in the advanced online ...Read More

Great American Eat Right Challenge

I recently came across this video made by the American Cancer Society about grocery shopping. It’s not a new video, in fact it’s from the launch of their “Great American Eat Right Challenge” in 2007. The information in it and the tips available are still very helpful, though so I thought I ...Read More

Seventy-eight Percent of U.S. Families Say They Purchase Organic Foods

Seventy eight percent – more U.S. families than ever before – say they are choosing organic foods, according to a study published by the Organic Trade Association (OTA).   ”In a time when the severity of the economy means making tough choices, it is extremely encouraging to see consumers vote with their values ...Read More

3 Reasons to Choose Organic Foods

When it comes to organic foods, many dieters overlook the for two simple reasons. First, they are worried that organic foods are too expensive, and that making the switch to an organic diet would break the bank. Second, they worry that switching to organic means embracing lifestyle changes that aren’t in keeping ...Read More