Our bodies naturally produce cholesterol. The amount is dependent on genetics. It's not inherently bad. You need cholesterol for various bodily functions. However, too much cholesterol can be unhealthy. The American Heart Association established a range for your daily intake:
Less than 200 mg/dL is considered healthy.
200 to 239...
Top Fitness Gifts for the Holidays
The holiday season is among us and it is time to start thinking about some great gifts for your loved ones. What could be better than receiving a few fitness gifts for Christmas? Well, along with the holidays comes plenty of eating, partying, and more than likely, lack of exercising. A few new spicy fitness gifts may be the ticket to that lost...
On the Biggest Loser, it's OK to satisfy a sweet tooth. Especially when you follow a low fat, low calorie recipe like these Pumpkin Walnut Snack Muffins. Ingredients include Super Foods walnuts and pumpkin, and butter is replaced with fat-free yogurt.
We all know we need to eat more vegetables. The question then becomes, "how?". This hearty and heart healthy soup answers that question with an easy to prepare pot of soup that is sure to satisfy. Suitable for diabetics, and ideal for those who are watching their weight.