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8 Ways To Survive Winter

When you want to lose weight you need to have your immune system functioning at full capacity. Winter is the traditional time for flu’s and colds and when your immune system is at its lowest ebb. Here are eight ways to keep your immune system topped up and helping you to not only avoid the […]

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Be Confused and Lose Weight!

We see many people at Weight Loss Therapist in Capalaba who say that they go to the gym on a regular basis and still can’t seem to lose weight. The reason for this is twofold; first your body becomes accustomed to doing the same routines day after day, in other words you are in your […]

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Snacking and Sleeping

When you finish exercising, it is natural to feel some hunger and even a little thirsty. It is essential that you address the thirst first as dehydration prevents your body from working well. Avoid sugary drinks, this includes diet drinks, or carbohydrate snacks. They elevate your insulin and blood glucose levels which reduce the fat […]

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Balancing Your Body Composition

Exercise is the most effective way to combat visceral fat because it increases the ratio of muscle to fat. When you exercise it is better to exercise smarter not harder. You can maximise your exercise routine by: Cross Training: this includes exercise such as swimming, cycling, running and rowing. They increase your heart rate and […]

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Hidden Fat

Most people worry about the fat that they accumulate around their abdomen, thighs, hips etc but there is a more dangerous form of fat that we don’t see. This fat is called visceral fat and it is hidden deep in the body. Most of the time you do not even know it is there until […]

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I’ll Have No Excuses

Many people use their weight as an excuse to justify why something did not pan out. It can be an excuse for not facing setbacks or opting out of things that will take you of your comfort zone. By blaming your weight it can give you something to blame and use to hide behind. This […]

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You Have the Power to Change

Recent studies have shown that lifestyle-related diseases such as cancer, heart disease and diabetes contribute to 94% of all deaths. At Weight Loss Therapist you can discover how easy it is to be healthy, attain your perfect image and stay healthy. We have a carefully designed program which includes gastric banding and hypnosis that allows you to […]

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Exercise Statistics

The following figures were taken from the National Health Survey conducted in 2007-2008 More women than men had low exercise levels (39% and 33% respectively). Men were more likely than women to do moderate exercise (24% compared with 20%) and vigorous exercise (9% compared with 4%). 3.9 Adult exercise levels(a)(b), By sex –   2007-2008 […]

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Weight Loss Facts

Australians’ waistbands have increased over the past three decades, with recent data showing 68% of men, 55% of women and 25% of children are overweight or obese. Excess body fat is a problem for the individual. And it’s ultimately a problem for society because it overloads the national health budget. Health problems due to excess […]

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The Advantages of being Overweight

Carrying around excess weight can be bad for us, but recent research is starting to show that being a little overweight won’t actually kill us. In fact, people who are slightly overweight can experience some health benefits that their skinnier counterparts may not. It must be emphasised that this is about being a little overweight […]

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