Goals – They are Important!

Today’s contribution was submitted by Kayla Kelly, BS, NETA-GFI – Wellness Manager from Corporate Health Unlimited.    Goals are the stepping stones in finding success. Having goals for what we want to do in life, and working towards them is very important. The path towards our goals may not always be easy, but if we…

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Sports Nutrition – Do You Really Need a Supplement?

Today’s contribution is by Alissa Palladino, MS, RDN, LD, ACSM-CPT – Registered Dietitian with Good Measure Meals  Whether you’re doing cardio or lifting weights, the nutrition you provide your body is key. Particularly after exercise, refueling within 30 minutes to one hour of your workout promotes optimal recovery. While you may be tempted to grab…

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Fitness Should Be Fun!

Today’s contribution is by Alissa Palladino, MS, RDN, LD, ACSM-CPT – Registered Dietitian with Good Measure Meals  Whether you’re doing cardio or lifting weights, the nutrition you provide your body is key. Particularly after exercise, refueling within 30 minutes to one hour of your workout promotes optimal recovery. While you may be tempted to grab…

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Milk Myths – Debunked

Today’s contribution is by Alissa Palladino MS, RDN, LD, ACSM-CPT, our Dietitian from Good Measure Meals If you’re feeling confused about milk these days, you’re not alone. Check out the dairy section of any supermarket and you’re sure to find an endless variety of dairy and non-dairy alternatives. Cow’s milk, soy milk, almond milk… with…

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Sneaking Veggies into your Meals

Today’s contribution is by Morgan Perdue – Wellness Coordinator at Chip Allen Fitness Center. Nutrition plays a big role in your overall health and wellness. Even with daily exercise, it can prove challenging to reach your daily goals without proper nutrition. A balanced diet compromised of vegetables, fruits, grains, dairy, protein, and healthy fats is…

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Salad Sabotage?!?

Today’s contribution is by Alissa Palladino MS, RDN, LD, ACSM-CPT – Registered Dietitian with Good Measure Meals. Salad is often a go-to meal when you’re trying to eat more healthfully. But if you’re not mindful about your choices, that salad may unintentionally be sabotaging your health goals – and your chance of winning FitTrip! Whether or…

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Top 5 Foods for Heart Health

Today’s contribution is by  our Good Measure Meals Dietitian, Alissa Palladino, MS, RDN, LD, ACSM-CPT.     By participating in Fit Trip, you are already taking important steps to protect your heart. Regular physical activity lowers cardiovascular disease risk by boosting “good” HDL cholesterol, decreasing “bad” LDL cholesterol and managing blood pressure. Other lifestyle factors, such…

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Goals

Today’s contribution is by Pam Wells, B.S., NETA – Program Manager at Pulse Fitness. Goals: What are they and how do we set them? We all set goals throughout life – relating to many different aspects. But how do we know the goals we’re setting for ourselves are working for us or against us? Are…

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Five Ways to Find Time

Today’s contribution is by Alissa Palladino, MS, RDN, LD, ACSM-CPT – Registered Dietitian with Good Measure Meals  Whether you’re doing cardio or lifting weights, the nutrition you provide your body is key. Particularly after exercise, refueling within 30 minutes to one hour of your workout promotes optimal recovery. While you may be tempted to grab…

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