March 15, 2021
Although the question as to whether food addiction exists has a complex answer, the simple response is, Yes. Recent research demonstrates that it is indeed entirely possible for people to be addicted to something as basic and essential as food. In fact, this form of addiction has been growing steadily in the United States, and around the world.
More than seventy percent of Americans are over-weight, and even more are unhealthy due to poor diet. The biggest reason that Americans are in this health crisis is the type and quantity of food that they eat. Why would so many people continue choosing to eat foods they know will make them overweight, and feel sick? Simply put––they are addicted to food.
Time and time again, I hear people say that they simply cannot accept themselves as they are. They may say, “I can accept myself after I’ve lost the weight,” or they may think they will be able to accept themselves when they have learned to control their shopping, drinking, gambling, or any other undesired activity that they’re convinced makes them unworthy of true self-acceptance. The truth is, every single one of us is deserving of complete acceptance regardless of the fact that we may have unmet goals.
March 1, 2021
January 25, 2021
“Weight loss is a often a difficult journey fraught with pitfalls. But if you are someone who is serious about weight loss, I have some helpful strategies and mindset shifts that will help you meet your goals. Here are some of my favorite tips that I believe will bring you real, sustainable, permanent results.”
by Lori Montry As Einstein is often attributed with saying, “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting a different result.” Hey Einstein, where were you all those New Year’s mornings when I vowed to once again lose those ten pounds, stick to my yoga practice, or read a book every […]
January 1, 2021