Posts Tagged "diet"

Eating skills not dieting skills – Avoid snacks to control weight

Posted by on Apr 23, 2013 in Videos | 0 comments

Eating skills not dieting skills – Avoid snacks to control weight

Dr. Theresa, her dog Seanchai, and Puppet Pal, George, discuss the importance of avoiding snacks to control weight for dogs and people.

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Why diets and exercise often leave us hungry

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Why diets and exercise often leave us hungry

Dr. Theresa and her puppet pal, George, explain how hunger comes from the brain. Diets and exercise aimed at losing weight often don’t work. Instead, humans are designed to USE weight.

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Leigh

Posted by on Apr 23, 2013 in Testimonials | 0 comments

Leigh

diMy wonderful husband turned the big 50 in September 2011. On a recent visit to his doctor, he was diagnosed with high cholesterol, diabetes, and told to lose weight. They referred him to a dietician who asked if he knew what a low fat diet was. He was told that he needed to lose at least fifty pounds. For a man like him, who has always been physically active and thin most of his life, this came as a shock! He knew that he had a little belly but had no idea how his health had escalated out of control by eating high calorie snacks and fast foods. Reaching middle age and fearing heart disease he knew that he had to make some drastic changes to get his health back in check. He tried different diet programs but found most of them to be too restrictive. A friend of ours suggested walking our dogs every day for at least 45 minutes. Last year, one of our dogs had to have double ACL surgery done in both of her back legs. It was very expensive and her recovery has been a long, slow process. He decided to take her and our overweight redbone coonhound Weight Wagging. It was one of the best decisions he’s ever made! Since he started Weight Wagging, he has lost thirty pounds and our redbone has lost five pounds! My husband no longer needs medicine for diabetes and his cholesterol levels have come down so much that he went off Simvastatin. Thanks to his Weight Wagging routine, our family is much healthier and happier! Blessings,...

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