Exercise After 50 – What You Should Be Doing

How To Exercise After 50 Years Old

Many people get exercise wrong the older they get. Why? Because they often stop altogether. A lot of people stop exercise after 50. This is one of the worst things you can do to your body, especially at a time when exercise is needed more than ever.


The aging process hastens breakdown of muscle and connective tissue, and will leave you immobile if you sit there and do nothing about it.

Already over 50? No problem, you can still take matters into hand now and prevent an unfortunate outcome. Read on to discover how to exercise after 50 years old and what you should be incorporating into your fitness plan.

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Do You Lose Weight By Cutting Carbs?

Can Cutting Carbs Really Lead To Weight Loss?

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What is the carbs/weight loss connection?

You may have heard that cutting carbs can lead to significant weight loss.  Is this another one of those health recommendations that will soon be changed?

First we were told that eating fat makes you fat. Now we know that’s  incorrect. It’s eating sugar makes you fat. Fats are needed as a part of a healthy diet.

We were also told you shouldn’t eat more than one egg a day because of a link to cholesterol. Now we know eggs aren’t linked to high cholesterol levels, so eating a couple of day won’t do you any harm.

So what about cutting carbs? Let’s first take a look at what happens on a typical diet.

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Why Is My Diet Not Working?

5 Tips For A Diet Not Working

According to statistics, 90% of diets end in failure while 80% of New Year’s resolutions to lose weight fail by the second week of February.


So why is your diet not working? The common thing among individuals who become part of these unflattering statistics is that they all jump into dieting and exercising for weight loss with high expectations that are nearly impossible to follow through.

Therefore, if you’re serious about wanting to lose weight, it’s essential that you formulate a weight loss plan that is reasonable for you. Here are 5 simple tips that will help you go from a diet not working to a diet that gets results you want.

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Diet Pills: Friends Or Foes?

Should You Take Diet Pills To Lose Weight?

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Diet pills may actually cause more harm than good.

It’s important to state that there are times when a doctor will prescribe diet pills for certain patients. Typically, this is done on a temporary basis and is highly regulated with a short term goal in sight.

But for many people diet pills are not a solution and may actually cause more harm than good. Losing weight is meant to be a process. In order to sustain it, it’s important to make profound habit changes that will propel long-term success. However, many people don’t understand this. They just want to shed all their excessive weight in the shortest time period.

Therefore, instead of maintaining a healthy diet and exercising regularly, they turn to diet pills.
For an individual who doesn’t have enough drive to commit to a physically active life or who just can’t stay away from junk food, diet pills may look like a magical solution. However, even if they do help you lose weight, they are still bad for you.

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….And This Is Why You’ll Never Lose Weight

7 Reasons Why You’ll Never Lose Weight

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What’s going wrong with your weight loss plan?

Do you feel that no matter how much you exercise or how healthy you eat that you’ll never lose weight? With so many diet and health plans circulating these days, it’s difficult to choose a program that works for you as an individual.

If you’re struggling with weight loss you’ve most likely tried dozens of diets that promise results but don’t deliver. You’re eating the right foods and you’re exercising regularly but you just can’t seem to shift those unwanted pounds. You think that you’re doing all the right things so what’s going wrong? Here are 7 reasons why you’ll never lose weight.

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