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When you think about practicing the principles of 'balance' with food and nutrition what comes to mind? If your first thought is a plate cut into thirds, containing 50% colourful veggies, 25% fibrous starch, and 25% lean protein, you're certainly not alone. But the truth is, there is so much more to balance when we're talking about food. Let's take a closer look.
Consistently dependable immune system functioning really is the cornerstone of good health; because of this truth, and in light of this time of year, this blog is dedicated to exploring the practical steps you can take to boost the body's own defense mechanisms against lack-lustre health.
No matter your end goal, practicing the skills of balance and moderation is much more beneficial (and effective long-term) than following an intake pattern of extremism and restriction. This is why the sustainable balance principle forms the roots of what we coach.
At the end of the day, energy balance is the most important aspect to weight loss or weight gain. It generally doesn’t take long to realize that investing all your energy in the gym simply won’t resolve a lifestyle of over consumption. Excessive amounts of exercise is not the answer to sustainable fat loss; rather, we must address both side of the equation, emphasizing the latter.
Being sick while away from home is never a blast; and traveling is undeniably tough on our immune system. So what is an avid traveller to do? To start, follow these simple and practical suggestions and you will be well on your way to enjoying healthy and happy trips this summer, and all year long.