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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
The REAL Way to Get A 6 Pack- And It’s Not By Doing Crunches All Day Long!
Today’s contribution is by Jamie Colcord, B.S., CPT, Health Coach – Program Manager at Tuner Athletic Club at Techwood. Flat six pack abs, washboard abs, toned stomach – all of these may be something you are interested in attaining during these 12 weeks of FitTrip. Well I am here to tell you a secret. …Read More
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…Read More
Today’s contribution is by Alissa Palladino, MS, RDN, LD, ACSM-CPT of Good Measure Meals You’ve probably heard breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and with good reason. Breakfast literally breaks your overnight fast, giving you the boost you need to start your day. Research shows that regular breakfast eaters are more likely…Read More
Today’s contribution is by GMMs’ Alissa Palladino, MS, RDN, LD, ACSM-CPT Whether you’re traveling for work or pleasure, being away from your kitchen can make it challenging to stick with your healthy eating goals. But with a little planning and prep, you can stay on track when you’re on the road. Pack food: Instead…Read More
How to Create Your Own Workout
Today’s contribution is by Jamie Colcord, B.S, CPT – Program Manager at Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital James C. Kennedy Fitness Center. Do you feel lost or like you have no idea where to start with exercising? How about stuck or bored with your workouts? One easy way to fix this is to create your…Read More