Dr. Becky’s Fitness Blog

Dr. Becky’s Fitness Blog

What Does HbA1c Mean and How Can You Lower It

HbA1c is a blood test that shows how well you are controlling your blood sugar over time. It does this by taking a look at how much sugar is attached to your red blood cells. The more sugar that’s attached, the higher your HbA1c. In this post, we’ll take a look at how this test works and ways to keep your results in the healthy range.

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The Yo-Yo-Dieting Cure

Many things can lead to yo-yo dieting from hunger and cravings to boredom and fatigue. This on-again-off-again diet circle is mentally and physically draining and can leave you feeling defeated. In this post, I’ll share three things that I’ve found to be successful in helping people break the yo-yo diet cycle. 

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Tips for Weight Loss After 50 (Changing Habits)

Weight loss is difficult, but it can feel especially difficult to lose weight after 50.

With that said, over the past 50 plus years, a lot has changed in our understanding of how weight loss works. In order to take advantage of this new understanding of how to achieve weight loss after 50, we must learn some new tricks.

In this post, I’ll share how to look at fat loss in a new light, so you can get the results you want!

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3 Diet Pitfalls That Pull You Back to Old Habits

Whether you are trying to lose that last 10 pounds or you have more than 100 pounds to lose, your goal will require time and consistent effort. If you’re not prepared, old habits can sneak back into your routine and sabotage your results. In this post, I’ll discuss three diet pitfalls to avoid in order to keep moving forward toward your goal.

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