In today’s day and age, we are inundated with health blogs, Facebook posts, and Instagram ads that all throw around the word ‘macros’ like it’s going out of fashion. Thankfully, for any fitness buffs or health enthusiasts who live and breathe macros, there is some great truth and benefits behind the philosophy of counting macros. Gone are the days of counting calories and having little focus on the quality of the nutrients we’re actually consuming. With the rise of the ‘macro’ phenomenon, we now have a much healthier, safer and more effective way of reaching our goals faster.
The topic of weights vs cardio has been an age-old debate, with the common misconception that lifting weights will make you big and bulky and excessive cardio will cause you to lose both fat and muscle. Yet, neither of these points are 100% true and there’s a simple reason for it. Keen to find out more about weights and cardio, and which is better for fat loss? Let’s break it down!
From the toxins we’re constantly exposed to, the varying levels of stress in our lives, our poor food choices, the hormones in our food, and the medications we consume over a lifetime, there are many factors that contribute to a compromised gut. Keen to know how your gut works, why it's so important, and what you can do to help it thrive? Keep reading!
We’ve all experienced stress in one form or another, right? Whether it’s a tight deadline for an assignment, financial troubles, relationship woes, or a life-threatening encounter, stress can arise in many different shapes and sizes. Keen to find out 5 stress management strategies to add to your routine to help improve fat loss? Keep reading!
If you’re guilty of losing motivation and willpower during the winter months, guess what? You’re certainly not alone. With each day getting a little colder than the next, and often a tad more miserable too, most of us are hesitant to trade in the comfort and warmth of our homes for the treadmill or the weight rack. Keen to find out what 3 tips you can incorporate into your routine to keep you on track this winter? Keep reading!