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Sticking to New Year's Resolutions

Posted by Sarah Cox on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, In : Goal Setting 

According the NHS, around 7 million of us will have made a New Year's resolution to improve an aspect of our health this year. 

Some of the most common resolutions are:
  • Lose weight
  • Get fit
  • Stop smoking
  • Drink less alcohol
  • Eat more fruit and vegetables.  
Keeping your resolution after Christmas can be a tough thing to do.  Richard Wiseman, a professor of psychology at Hertfordshire University, gives the following top 5 tips for boosting willpower and staying motivated:
  • Make only one resolution. Choosin...

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Taking Action to Achieve Success

Posted by Sarah Cox on Monday, April 28, 2014, In : Goal Setting 

Believe it or not, sustained weight-loss success is straight-forward! It isn't quick and easy, but I promise you that it is possible and that you can do it with the right guidance and by taking action step by step. 


To be successful, you have to do some work. This work entails writing some things down and making many small changes to what you are doing currently. You may be familiar with the saying 'If you always do what you've always done, you always get what you've always got'.  So if you w...

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How to Get in the Right Frame of Mind

Posted by Sarah Cox on Monday, April 28, 2014, In : Goal Setting 
Achieving success with weight-loss and healthy eating takes more than just following nutritional information; it also takes getting in the right state of mind.


As all of our actions are governed by our thoughts and if it is true that thoughts create reality, then it is important to create an environment that will support your success.  Here are a few things you can do to create a strong, positive foundation that will help you achieve your health and weight-loss goals.


Clear Your Mind

Clear you...

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Setting Goals to Achieve Health and Weight Loss

Posted by Sarah Cox on Monday, April 28, 2014, In : Goal Setting 

Do you currently set goals and have a vision for the things you want to achieve in life? Do you imagine yourself looking better, feeling better or doing different things to what you're doing now?


If so, that's great!  The steps required in achieving your ideal weight and health are exactly like any long term goal. Imagine you want to start your own business. It wouldn't happen overnight. You'd need a plan and to do research. You would need to choose which direction you want to go in, decide w...

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