Comments (0)April 30th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Everything Abs (Abdominals)

One Week To A Beach Belly

If you have to hit the beach in a week, don’t lose all hope. You’re still capable of making some improvements to your physique that will help avert disaster. What I’m saying is that you can blast away some flab, build-up muscles, and lose some pounds in a urgent fashion. There’s a lot you can do without even changing the schedule you usually follow. I expect that you’ll be able to reduce your weight by more than a pound in a week. Other things you can do is cut your hair and purchase a new outfit, things that should accent your lean look. For the first day, I want you doing strengthening and interval moves using the fundamental drills you already know. Don’t worry about isolating joints or muscle groups. You wan to get your rear end worked with a lot of rowing and pressing. You’ll target the abdominals as you do all this. On the second day, you need to go have some fun with a friend or someone you know. Take a half hour and play basketball or soccer. You could go on a bike tour or even jog on a trail. You’ll get pumped up from being out doors and spending time with someone too.

Your third day should find you highly motivated and ready to work hard. Do some good interval and resistance work. Add more weight to the primary exercises you do and lower your count by one. It’s important to do the movements properly, but you need to be intense. You’ll be surprised because I think that you’ll find that you’re able to do the heavier weights without any problem at all, so you might want to stay at this level. You will only lose more calories this way. Get on the treadmill for some intervals to make things different.

Comments (0)April 30th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Fat Burning Tips

Learn Fast Weight Loss Tactics

Most people just dream of a three pound weight loss in a seven day period. If you go about it properly, you can do it with a good flab busting exercise plan. You can combine cardiovascular moves in your effort and you find that you’ll be a lot lighter in a matter of days. This is something you can do as the weeks fly by as you build a better you every day. Here I’m giving you the rules for this seven day plan. Day One: Do some resistance drills and some intervals at the onset so you have the energy and the stamina to do it. Don’t be afriad to put the effort in and you’ll be glad you did by day seven.

You’re not going to have to spend all day doing this either. You’re going to get done a lot faster than you would if you were doing cardio. Day Two: Take an official day off, but get outdoors and do some fun activity that will keep your system moving.

Day Three: Intervals and strengthening is the name of the game again today. You probably should let a trainer review your work so that you know you are doing everything correctly. This is also a good time to begin your workout journal. Day Four: For half an hour get some activity in on your off day. Whether you’re going to meditate, study best practices, or review your mental attitude, that’s good. Figure out what things in your life are holding you back and find out what to do about them.

Day Five: The week is over now, so get it done with a bang. Get on with your strengthening drills and intervals and go all out. Get your muscles worked. Reinvigorate your metabolic system. Force yourself to stay silent as you gloat over the cardio slaves at the gym. Find a kind thing to do like flaunt your trim body.

Comments (0)April 29th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Fat Burning Tips

Which Burns Fat Fastest? Machines or Your Own Body Weight?

Exercise equipment is very expensive. It also uses much real estate and really doesn’t get you anything beyond what you already have. It’s funny because the saying that the best things in life are free is actually true when it comes to fitness. This amounts to less time at the gym, more time at work or with your family, and a better looking body than anyone who lives on the machines. Also, you don’t have to spend much money on equipment or gym membership. Have you ever considered that with only your body and perhaps a couple dumb bells you can get all the fat loss you need? It’s true. All the mechanisms and club fees are needless because they don’t offer you anything better than what is already yours.

I don’t think there’s much potential in the equipment anyway. To begin with, they’re not really geared for anyone who is not average in size. Also, they don’t address the issues that involve strengthening for your entire body so you will burn fat. Those who travel a lot know that your average hotel gym sucks. The good thing is that you can do all your body weight moves in your hotel room.

You won’t be hurting yourself at all since you brought your entire equipment package with you to the hotel, to the customer’s site, and even to the beach. You have a lot going for you and you need to use it to get into great shape and to stay there. You don’t have a lot of time, so this kind of workout is suited for you any way. You need about three days weekly and about three quarters of an hour. That’s all you need to get the fat burned off your body. Did I mention that you have to do some high intesnsity work too?

Comments (0)April 29th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Everything Cardio

Discover Aerobic Solutions For Losing Weight

You already know that cardiovascular routines aren’t very effective for weight reduction. While you’re moving, you’re working off lard, but the biggest problem it has is that it won’t do much for your metabolism. The increases to your metabolic rate really kick in when you workout with intervals and body mass drills. When you exercise with your body’s mass, you get an intense workout that will help retain muscular tissue, so you’re really better off with that kind of exercise.

You see, when you are exercising with cardiovascular routines, you are burning calories from fat and from muscle. So the truth is that my plan is better than typical aerobic moves any day because you retain your muscles.

Body weight sessions are going to be helpful to anyone who will give it a try. Whether a novice or a pro, this kind of exercises gives great returns on your investment on time. I’m a pro and I still use body weight exercises a lot because I need them too. I practice what I preach in that the same programs I put you and my clients on are the programs that I’m also on.

With interval and resistance work being done in the same timeframe, you’ll find that your sessions are exciting annd filled with energy,This is very good since many times people tire of the boredom of aerobics.

So many people who follow my plan reccommend it to others: it’s truly amazing what a little common sense and hard work can produce. Personal trainers and other fitness gurus love to rave about the body mass routines that I prescribe. By working out with intelligence and intensity, you get a lot of bang for your fitness buck.

Often after only a few weeks of workouts like this, people make noticeable progress.

Comments (0)April 28th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Healthy Eating Tips

Easy Ways To Learn From Fitness Pros

If you think that you know everything the professionals know about weight loss, you’re wrong. They keep secrets just like everyone else. Can you imagine what it would be like if all the secrets got out? Obesity would be a thing of the past. Imagine what would happen if you knew everything about increasing your metabolic rate and blasting flab right off your frame! Someone asked me not too long ago about what my secrets are and I was glad to share them. I want people to get into shape and into the body they want. Let’s start with the novices.

One: Don’t consume calorie content from liquids. OK, you can have milk, but that’s it. You don’t need colas, sport drink, and sugary stuff drink. All this does is get you a large amount of calories quickly, without filling you up.

Oh yes, liquor, beer, wine, etc. are your enemy when it comes to reducing your weight. Two:Knock off the burger joints.

The food at fast food is bad. Repeat after me. The food at fast food is bad. These joints are looking to make a buck faster than they can make a burger. Their food is not healthy. It is made from lousy ingredients and is low in protein.

You’ve heard the marketing hype that says you have good options at fastfood. Do you believe that? No! It’s a lie. You can tell something is wrong because all the chicken-dishes come in the exactly same form. Is that natural?

I hate to tell you this (no I don’t), but getting a processed pressed piecce of chicken into a cheap nutritionless bun together with wilted lettuces and a grotesque tomato isn’t a healthy option.

A healthy diet is going to require that you plan carefull, shop carefully, and eat responsibly.

Comments (0)April 28th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Fat Burning Tips

A Couple Tips For Losing Weight Easily

You might be surprised at the reasons I give for saying that burning abdominal flab is simple You would think that with this kind of ease everyone would have great abs, but for some reason it isn’t so. Where is everyone? Why do people still have fat issues? Let’s just put it this way: every single person has the capability of losing belly fat if they want to. All it takes is a little time and dedication and you can arrive at that goal. I guess that the hardest part about fat loss is understanding how difficult it is. With a proper perspective, you will understand that it really is something you can achieve.

If you will begin with simple measures like taking in the steps rather than the elevator, eat better nutritionally, and do workouts with intervals, you will understand that your fat will melt off your body. The simplicity of this whole thing is that if you want to get better results, you should try working in a better way.

In other words, save your time and money by skipping all the powders and supplements because you’re not going to find a magic cure. Another easy suggestion I have for you that will help you rid yourself of body fat is to eat six small meals daily rather than three. This will spread out your intake, keeping your body constantly burning fat.

This is one thing that has emerged from modern health science. You will lower cholesterol and use more calories by keeping your body’s furnace stoked throughout the day.

To be sophisticated in losing belly flab, you’re going to intersperse your eating throughout the day. You want to eat a lot of proteins with all your meals except those before and after your workouts. Get some good fat too as well as fiber from your fruits and veggies.

Comments (0)April 27th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Everything Abs (Abdominals), Fat Burning Tips

How To Gain Muscle And Lose Fat At The Same Time

There is general disbelief in the fact that it’s possible to shed pounds while building muscle. I want to tell you right now that it is true: you can experience both of these simultaneously. I can establish this by the way strengthening and intervals combine to bring amazing results, but there are also scientific studies that confirm what I’ve been teaching all along. Some weight-loss plans are utilizing strengthening-only as their philosophy. I have a few things to tell you about today that I know that will benefit your life. An American university has shown that males over sixty years old can reduce the fat-content of their bodies, add muscular tissue, build strength, decrease L.D.L. levels, optimize blood-sugar-levels, all with a resistance training program.

In this report, three dozen men and women who were in good health worked with strength-building exercises 3X per during a seven day period. The participants did this for three months and each time they exercised they did several sets that had between eight and twelve reps each.

The results? The average performance of the participants was a gain of 4 lbs in leaner tissue and a loss of more than that of lard. This proves that those who workout wisely can accomplish great things. This research also takes age out of the equation; you can’t say that you’re too old to get into shape.

This is all done without machinery or a subscription to the local fitness center. If you will follow my program, you will be shocked at how much you can accomplish from inside your residence

Now let’s move on to a problem I have. For some reason, men want to tell me how to handle my fitness and they brag about having a very low body fat content. They often have fat so low that it surpasses that of professional body builders Believe it or not, there are studies about this too: people who under-rated their body composition missed the correct number by almost three kilos (five lbs). This is what happens when you use one of those hi tech hand held fat devices.

Comments (0)April 27th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Healthy Eating Tips

Discover Top Recommended Fat Burners

The best solutions for losing abdominal flab aren’t in pill form. You need to know that fat burning supplements are a waste of money. You will never lose fat an get a lean body by taking pills or powders. Still, I’m proud to be able to recommend some to fat burners. The only thing about mine is that they are free and they actually work.

The key is that the appropriate fat burning is done through an appropriate diet and exercise program. With that being said, here’s a list of some fat burners that will help you get the shape you want.

#1 Do things you really enjoy. If you are a beginner that hates the fitness center, I want you to feel free to find something you enjoy doing.. It’s not worth being unhappy. If you get into a rut and feel like a prisoner while working out, I recommend that you change things around until you find something that holds your attention more.

Enjoying the things you are eating and doing is an important part of life, not just fat loss either.

Most of all, don’t consider working out to be a negative thing. You aren’t being punished. #2 Get involved with strengthening workouts. Building muscle will help your system metabolize properly, burning fat and utilizing more calories than you take in.

By doing resistance training, you will burn twice as much fat and boost your metabolic rate by about one-tenth.

#3 Include intervals in your workouts. The combination of strength training with interval workouts will combine to help you lose weight and build muscle at the same time, a recipe for a great body. #4 Change your eating habits to include six small meals rather than three large meals during the day. this provides your body the fuel it needs to keep burning fat all day long.

Comments (0)April 27th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Everything Cardio

A Great Daily Fitness Tip

You are going to have to get your metabolic rate elevated in order to be successful at fat loss. The way to make this happen is to stop doing traditional aerobic exercises and begin a new program that features interval and resistance patterns. Right now there is no better way to burn fat than this way. If you want to know what resistance training and intervals are, you’ve come to the right place. This combination workout is designed to help you build muscle and burn fat all at the same time, so you get a great body faster. These are fast workouts that let you stay out of the gym rather than spend hours there on the cardio gear.

You shouldn’t do traditional, slow cardiovascular work because it has been scientifically proven to be ineffective for weight loss. That’s why so many people spend more and more time doing it, trying to get some results. There are a lot of reasons for this and I’ve written about many of them. Another thing about combining cardiovascular sessions with intervals is that you get done in less time. Granted, you have to be very intense, but at least you get to reclaim a good portion of your life from the fitness center.

Then again, with traditional cardiovascular routines it’s hard to get you arms and abdominals trimmed and ripped in that mode. Strengthening and interval work will get the entire body involved, giving you a sexy, god/goddess-like body. The kind of session I speak of starts off doing five minutes of body-mass warmups. This is followed by a full twenty minute series with strengthening moves with either your body’s weight or with dumb bells.

You can use bar-bells at times, but since many of the people I work with train at home, the dumb bell is the choice weight.

Comments (0)April 26th, 2010Posted by Dr. Charles D.C. in Everything Cardio

Learn To Improve Cholesterol And Lose Fat Too

There has been all sorts of cholesterol-related news out there over the years. Much of it has been good in that there are new ways to understand and manage this kind of condition. Something that has escaped general awareness though is that there is actually good cholesterol that is important to good health. This positive-cholesterol is what we should really be focusing on. This substance, called H.D.L. is significant when dealing with heart-related illness.

Let me define a few things for you. First, there is L.D.L. which stands for low dense lipoprotein. This is the bad cholesterol that clogs up the blood pathways to your heart. H.D.L. is the high density version of cholesterol that is beneficial to the body. In fact, it helps a lot by fighting against LDL inside your body. It helps police your arteries, keeping them free of debris.

A good level of HDL is over 40mg per Dl. Have your doctor check it and if you need to make it better, you’ll have to go for annual screening. T.C. is your “total cholesterol” that represents L.D.L. and H.D.L. Your total milligrams of cholesterol-content should be around 240.0 or above. If not, you’re going to have heart-disease issues.

There is also a calculation that compares the amount of H.D.L. in your system to the total value of choleterol.

This percentage gives medical personnel the information needed to determine your heart-disease-risk. A recent report from the a leading cardiology magazine that confirms that patients with higher HDL had fewer heart-related problems.

The margin that seemed to make the difference is an elevated H.D.L. of 10 mg. This level resulted in a reduced risk of over 10%.

Does this mean anything to you? Can you go out and increase your H.D.L. number? You’re going to have to get your doc to check your H.D.L. for you. Once that’s done, you can significantly improve your level by losing weight. That’s the best way to improve it quickly.