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CalorieKing’s Healthy Summer Holiday BBQ Tips

There is nothing we here at CalorieKing love more than a good plan. Because we hold dear this love of plans, we've put together a handy CalorieKing checklist to help you navigate one of the most ubiquitous of summertime activities - the summer backyard party/bbq.

My Fitness Coach

Let’s face it, making changes to your lifestyle habits can be really hard.  It’s always helpful to have someone right by your side helping you to make the right choices, motivating you and keeping your spirits up.  I am very fortunate to have a fitness coach right in my own house – her name is [...]

Smart Food Swaps for Healthy Cooking

I'm sure I'm not the lone foodie working towards a healthier waistline so what do we do when we know we have to build better habits?

Men, What’s Going On?

Do you want to hear an alarming statistic? Women are 100% more likely than men to receive preventative health care. Now consider according to the CDC men die first from the top 10 causes of death and die approximately six years earlier. Men, what's going on?

The CalorieKing Answers Your Most Asked Questions!

The CalorieKing answers member questions about diet, exercise and counting calories!

Don’t Give Up on You!

Listen to the story of one of CalorieKing's success stories as they recount their reasons for wanting to lose weight and live healthier.

Bigger Doors Required!

I recently started reading NPR’s Obesity Series.  Among other utterly amazing and terrifying statistics on diet and obesity was one which visually blew my mind – such as the average revolving door has over time been revised from 10 to 12 feet!  While I’m a visual person and envisioning that drove a point home for [...]

Brain Attacks: What is a Stroke?

While May is designated High Blood Pressure Awareness Month, we also mark the month with a nod to National Stroke Awareness. The two are intimately connected as one of the potential side effects of high blood pressure – or hypertension – can be a stroke. Do you know what a stroke is and what it is like when one is happening?

I Still Can’t Believe This is Me!

A lot of us struggle with motivation and that nagging plateau or external challenge that gets in the way of our weight loss goals. I wanted to post a Q&A I had with a fellow CalorieKing member who had an amazing weight loss of 115 lbs. to remind us that there IS light at the end of the tunnel. Sit back and listen to the words from "J" - who had two very good reasons to lose weight; when you read his story I hope you'll remember your reason for losing and feel a renewed inspiration towards meeting that goal.

Nurturing Your Inner Super Hero

Did you know there was a week devoted to shining a light on Women’s Health?  National Women’s Health Week starts on Mother’s Day, May 8th and runs through the 14th.   It’s a week dedicated towards educating women on the steps they can take to improve their mental and physical health.  What a great way to [...]