With just one month into the new year, if you made a New Year’s resolutions to stay fit and eat healthy, we hope that you are on target.
So, we thought it would be a great time to share a few tips to help you continue to keep those New Year’s resolutions. Keeping at it means that you should soon begin to see some of the positive results!
|1. Think outside the gym. Remember that you don’t need to go to the gym to get a full-body workout. Many exercises including push-ups, stretches, lunges, and squats can all be done at home, without any equipment.|
|2. Focus on healthy eating habits. Learning how to eat healthy can seem daunting, but it’s easier if you set goals. Start by making small changes, such as filling half your plate with vegetables or eating a healthier alternative for dessert. If you can, preparing meals in advance. This will not only save time during the week but also help you stick to your healthy eating habits. Don’t skip meals – waiting until you are too hungry to eat can lead to overeating.|
|3. Remember to stay hydrated. Drinking water keeps your muscles energized and helps speed up metabolism. It also helps flush out toxins after a tough workout. See if you are drinking enough water by visiting Guard Your Health and using their hydration calculator. If you are falling short of the recommended hydration requirements, here are some tips to help you stay hydrated:
|4. Don’t underrate the importance of sleep. Sleep is a necessity, not a luxury. Sleep deprivation can increase the risk of heart disease, obesity, and depression. You should get 7-9 hours of sleep every night. If you are having trouble sleeping, try this:
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