weight loss

5 Training methods to take your fitness to the next level

Bored with your repetitive workouts with set reps, exercises and rest times? Add some spice to your exercise routine and take your fitness and gains to new heights with the following 5 workout methods and techniques.

Fat loss vs Weight loss | Our unhealthy obsession with the scales

Weight loss. We allow it to dictate our mood and to offer reinforcement that our hard work in the gym and our discipline in the kitchen is paying off. Unfortunately using weight only as a measurement to track results can be both frustrating and inaccurate. Here's why you should focus on fat loss instead.

5 Reasons to avoid crash diets in 2018

You’ve decided that 2018 is going to be the year you get a killer bod. Now while you may be contemplating doing a crash diet in an attempt to swiftly lose weight, I advise you to proceed with extreme caution. Not only are crash diets soul destroying and highly unsustainable, they can be terrible for your health.

11 steps to stick to a diet

For anyone that has done a diet in the past knows, it's far from easy. It takes motivation, patience, consistency and a lot of self-control. Thankfully there are some steps you can take, 11 to be precise that can make sticking to a diet a whole lot easier. 

Eat this not that – delicious food substitutes for weight loss

By making smarter food choices, you can cut down on calories and lose weight almost effortlessly whilst still enjoying a variety of delicious and healthy foods. Here are some of the best food substitutes for weight loss. 

What to do when you stop seeing fitness results

We all have different goals and reasons for exercising but what do we do when despite our best efforts to eat well and train right we fail to see any noticeable results? Here are some things you can do to improve your chances of fitness progress.

10 easy ways to lose 1 pound

With summer coming to a sad but inevitable end if all that’s left along with the drunken selfies and a dwindling bank account is a spare tire to remind you of the good times, fear not, you’re not alone! Here are 10 simple ways to lose 1 pound.

How to Stay Lean as you age

Confused and frustrated that despite your best efforts to exercise and eat right, keeping trim is not as easy as in once was? Thankfully with a few tweaks to your diet and exercise plan, keeping lean as you age is not as ambitious as it seems. 

5 reasons you can't lose weight

In 99.9% of weight loss cases, it’s as simple as consuming fewer calories than you expend. Sounds easy, right? Unfortunately, too many of us despite our best efforts struggle to lose weight. If this sounds like you, you may well be committing one or more of these 5 common weight loss mistakes.

5 reasons your diet is doomed

There is nothing worse than committing to a diet, making the sacrifice and seeing zero return on your investment. 

A successful diet is a sometimes complicated case of working out your own mathematical equation. Your current weight and desired amount of weight loss should be considered before embarking on any diet.

More than Muscle Gain: 5 Reasons Strength Training Will Change Your Life

If you think gym Hulks are all bulk and little brainpower, you’d better think again. Muscle mass increase is one of the main reason why people sign up for the gym, but it’s not the only gain you’ll be scooping by embarking on a strength training journey. Resistance workouts work like a charm for long-term physical, mental, and emotional health – and here are the top five benefits strength workouts will bring you along with a sexy six-pack and Apollo-esque physique.