Skip to main content

How to Keep on Your Ketogenic Diet with a Keto Thanksgiving

Keto Thanksgiving

I’m not worried about gaining weight during the holidays and here’s why: a Keto Thanksgiving (Pinterest Board). Last year at this time I was ecstatic that I had lost over 40 lbs. with the help of Dr. French’s Whole Life 180 program and I was within a few pounds from my goal weight of 139. […]

Read More

How Do You Know if You’re Working Out Hard Enough?

treadmill - how to monitor your heart rate

From the Patient’s View by Giselle Aguiar with Personal Trainer & Lifestyle Educator, Lorrie Karn When I first started working out regularly — besides walking the neighborhood — I wondered if I was working out hard enough. Or how fast or long did I have to workout on the treadmill to start burning fat? Yes, […]

Read More

How to Choose the Right Fitness Class

Outdoor yoga class - healthy aging fitness class

By Giselle Aguiar, From the Patient’s Point of View with Lorrie Karn, Personal Trainer, Nutritionist and Lifestyle Educator One of major lifestyle changes I made since returning from putting my bedridden mom in a nursing home was join a gym. I’ve tried some of the major chains and personally, I just didn’t like them. I […]

Read More

The Curse of Mindless Eating & How to Overcome it for Weight Loss

Unhealthy Snacks lead to mindless eating

By Giselle Aguiar with contribution by Lorrie Karn As a recap of my weight loss journey, I started the Whole Life 180 program in March of 2018. I lost 40 pounds! Yay! And I kept it off all through the holidays! I was doing OK. I’d gain 4 and lose 4. Dr. Matt said that’s […]

Read More

Revealing the Best Way to Lose Weight, Look and Feel Better!

lose weight - Whole Life 180

Have you made ever a New Year’s Resolution to lose weight? How about to eat healthier? Exercise more? How’d it work out for you?  More than likely you started gung ho with a gym membership (or actually bought a piece of exercise equipment). Furthermore, you got the latest diet book and did pretty well for […]

Read More

Think Organics are Costly? Not Here! How about $3?

Think Organics are Costly? Not Here! How about $3?

We know that we need to read the labels of all the products we buy to make sure that there aren’t any hidden ingredients that might be harmful to us and our families. You want to buy organics, but they are usually more expensive. Introducing Brandless Organics for Just $3. Remember when generic products first came […]

Read More

Healthy Benefits of the Cool Weather! Hike Scenic Lookout Mountain

Healthy Benefits of the Cool Weather! Hike Scenic Lookout Mountain

Phoenix residents have been patiently waiting for the cooler temperatures to arrive. It’s time to get outside and go hiking! That’s one of the benefits of living in Phoenix – we’ve got such a selection of hiking trails from easy to difficult all over the Valley. Hike Lookout Mountain Lookout Mountain is located just south […]

Read More

Get Motivated! The Best, Easy Hiking Trails in Phoenix

It’s September in Phoenix and the cool weather is starting with mornings in the 70s! We’ve been suffering through the summer heat and finally the temperatures are perfect for hiking! The best place to start is with the easy hiking trails in Central Phoenix. Phoenix is a great place to lose weight because it offers […]

Read More

One More Week on the Ketogenic Diet! Can I Reach My Goal Weight?

One More Week on the Ketogenic Diet! Can I Reach My Goal Weight?

So, when I was stuck at 151 pounds with 140 as my target weight, I asked Dr. French and the nutritionist if I should switch to the Ketogenic Diet. There’s so much information and tips on the Keto Diet, and the claims that you’d lose weight fast and it helps you switch from burning calories […]

Read More

How to Make Knee Pain go Away – Part 2 with Diet and Exercise

How to Make Knee Pain go Away - Part 2 with Diet and Exercise

I used to dread going up stairs, even a few steps. I used to yearn to be able to go hiking. Especially living in Phoenix. There are so many great hiking trails from easy to difficult. However, my osteoarthritis knee pain was chronic and severe. I was diagnosed with osteoarthritis in 2008. In hindsight, I remember symptoms in […]

Read More
 
Call Now!
%d bloggers like this: