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Mike Morelli Answers Your Diet and Fitness Questions

Hey DietsInReview.com readers! For my first video blog, I’ve taken some of the questions you had and have decided to answer them just for you!

max and mike morelli“How is Max doing?” is literally the second or third question out of everyone’s mouth.  Max is doing awesome!  He has lost 60 pounds in the past six weeks!  He is at a place called Fitness Ridge in Utah, and is really doing great.  If you want to keep up with him you can find him on Facebook.

Everyone has days when chewing gum is just not enough to satiate hunger.  What do you do?  EAT!  Eating isn’t a bad thing, your body is telling you that it’s hungry.  Just don’t go grabbing a bag of cookies. Instead, choose a healthy snack.  Get some carrot sticks and hummus, or an apple.  Also, to stave off hunger for longer, try eating fiber rich foods.  They help keep you feeling fuller longer.

The freshman 15.  Daunting words for any incoming student.  To make sure I don’t fall into that trap, I know that I have to make the right choices at the cafeteria (salad and grilled chicken, not a burger and fries).  Also, I’ll be getting plenty of walking in from class to class.  I’m planning on joining intramural teams to stay active and in shape, too.  And finally, I’m a kiniseology major so most of my classes are in the gym, so hopefully I can get a workout in between classes.

The foods that are now staples in my diet that before Biggest Loser I wouldn’t touch?  Basically everything green!  I love eating fresh fruits and vegetables now! Instead of going through the drive-thru, I plan ahead and make sure I bring snacks.bob harper and mike morelli

Strength training is important!!  Not only does strength training make a person more fit, the muscle you build will help you burn more calories throughout the day.  I make strength training a regular part of my routine.

Well, I hope I’ve answered a few of your burning questions.  If you have any other questions, leave them and I’ll try to answer a few more!  Until next time DIR, keep striving to be healthy!

- Mike Morelli

Many of you are curious how Mike manages his diet and fitness plan now that he’s at home. Read now to see Mike Morelli’s weight loss maintenance plan.

July 1st, 2009

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Marija

Mike, I've been watching The Biggest Looser, it is on TLC in Serbia at this time. I am not fat, I have 110 pounds (I think that it is 50 kg?) and my hight is 165 cm, so I look god, bud despite the fact I'm fit, I've been watching you and your father (and the others) and I have to say that you all guys look awesome now, I am impressed and proud of you! Most of all I like you and Mr Ron. I believe in you, just keep doing, you wonderful guy! :)

posted May 14th, 2012 11:22 am


Chelsea

Please Mike can i talk to you?
My boyfriend needs and wants help with his weight but he is too scared.
can we talk?
Please?

posted Oct 14th, 2009 10:09 am


Deana

Thanks for letting us share in your journey. You are such an inspiration Mike.

posted Aug 5th, 2009 2:46 pm


Sally

So happy to see you here and looking so great! Keep it up!!

posted Jul 3rd, 2009 5:00 pm


Stef-85

Mike - I love that you are on this site! I have been waiting to hear how you and max are doing. The Q&A was great and I look forward to more of em!!

posted Jul 1st, 2009 4:25 pm


Neil

looking good mike!

posted Jul 1st, 2009 4:23 pm


BLfan

MIke, big fan! I am happy to see you on this website. It is goign to be great to check back on your progress here. Thanks for answering the questions, hopefully you do more of them.

posted Jul 1st, 2009 4:17 pm



   
 

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