Health and Wellness

Reduce Hunger and Lose Weight with Resistant Starch

Reduce Hunger and Lose Weight with Resistant Starch

Did you know that your digestive tract is home to around 100 trillion bacteria—more than all the stars in the Milky Way galaxy?

Collectively known as your microbiome, your gut bacteria impact virtually every aspect of your health, including your appetite, immune system, moods, and your ability to lose weight.

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Secrets to Getting Fit While Still Having a Social Life

Secrets to Getting Fit While Still Having a Social Life

One of the most common concerns my Boston personal training team and I hear when first meeting someone new to our center is, “how do I reach my weight loss and fitness goals while still having a social life?”

It’s a legitimate question as many of our society’s rituals for bonding and connecting with family and friends often revolve around food and drink.

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Get an Extra Boost with These 10 Energizing Foods

Get an Extra Boost with These 10 Energizing Foods

We all have days when we could use an extra boost of energy to handle the demands of our busy schedules. 

While it may be tempting to indulge in that salted caramel latte for a quick jolt of energy, it’s important to know that excessive caffeine intake can cause an increase in stress hormones, like cortisol, and adversely affect your sleep, waistline, and more. 

The good news is that there are a variety of all-natural energy sources that provide long-lasting stamina without overstimulating your body.

Here are our top 10 AUMazing foods for keeping you energized, focused, and productive, along with Coach Chris’ Tips on how to incorporate them into your day.

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