30 June 2009

You Diet Will Never Had Great Result If You Doing MISTAKES!!!

Most people dieting to have slim body or to get out from stressed condition called overweight. But, what will happen if you already followed dreadful diet but still no positive outcome? Definitely, you’ll be disappointed. But, before you blame the diet method, better you observe does the diet you are going through is right? Because, according to experts, diet which not shown good result immediately is not because the method is wrong, but more because the wrong diet application.

Some mistakes happen when dieting :

1. Eat Too Fast.
There is no benefit eating too fast, except if you following the fastest eat competition. In fact, eating too rush will make your stomach hard to feel full. That’s why, although you’re in rush cashing time, you should eat calmly and relax. Enjoy each of the chew, and feel the delicacy. By eating slowly, you’ll feel full before your eating more food.

2. No Breakfast
Diet can be done by restrict calorie intake into your body. But, it doesn’t mean you can’t have breakfast to prevent obesity. New research showed that people who don’t have breakfast, often have more weight than people who had breakfast every morning. It because eating habits less than 3 times a day, precisely caused man take more calorie between the main meal time. That’s why you should keep your schedule by eating 3 times a day. Always start your day consume healthy breakfast and watch the menu. Breakfast menu should content lot of protein and fiber, not too much carbohydrate.

3. Consume Lot of Energy and Calorie Drink
Said who fat only caused by food? Too much drink, especially contained high calories, such as Smoothy, sweet coffee, sweet juice, tea, and Soda also make you have gain weight. That’s why although you dreadfully diet by limited your food intake, but you still consume energy and calorie drink, still your weight will hard to reduce. A research showed that 21% of calorie intake in obesity people in came from the drinks. Change your habits! Change your drink! Drink water, Skimmed milk, Diet Soda, vegetable juice and small portion of free sugar fruit juice.

4. Don’t Know the Normal Portion
For them who usually eat outside your home, often don’t realized that the portion size of the restaurant or cafĂ© they eat is excessive. That’s why, although you eliminate your meal time, still you feel so hard to losing weight. To avoid it, nutritionists gave these next suggestions:
a) Use smaller plate or bowl, so your portion meal less too.
b) If necessary, don’t ate up the whole meal on the plate.
c) Periodically, count your meal calorie, is it suitable with your needs or excessive.

5. Still Snacking
Diet with restrict your main meal, is worthless if you still love snacking and you often doing it while you watching TV or reading a book. Snacking make we consume more calories without thinking first so unrealized the calorie intake is excessive. To make you control the passion of snacking, watch this calorie in your favorite snacks;
a) 1 ons fried potato = 88 calories.
b) 1.5 piece doughnut = 100 calories.
c) 3 pieces Oreo Cookies = 160 calories.
d) 15 chips crispy Tortilla = 142 calories.
e) 20 chips crispy potato = 162 calories.

Imagine if you consume a pack potato chips (more than 20 chips) or a pack (more than 3 pieces),your calorie intake must be multiple. To make your diet success, there is no way other than stop snacking or change your snack with my favorite snack : a glass of water, or chew no sugar candy. If you still want to snack, eat in small portion. The secret key is self control not to snack excessively.

The mistake often happens when you diet is you’re had to much thinking that you’re dieting now. Actually, thinking about diet precisely make you obsessed with food and you’ll be more and more want to snack. That’s why shift away your though from what are you doing right now. If you’re dieting, just have a certain attitude, and get through the process without load. The more you think about it, you’ll feel diet as a heavy load and break your firmness in strong effort to losing weight.

26 June 2009

1000 to 1200 Calorie Diet

Breakfast 200 calories :
  • 1 piece of wheat bread, with no butter
  • 1 boiled egg (takes the albume only) with lettuce, tomato and cucumber
  • add chili sauge if you like
  • water

Daylight Snack :
  • 1 apple

Lunch 350 – 400 calories :
  • ¾ bowl of cooked brown rice
  • 1 piece pf steamed Tuna
  • 1 bowl of cabbage and carrot soup or you can change it with salad

Evening Snack :
  • 1 melon
Dinner (do it before 7 pm) 250 calories :
  • Medium size of steamed potato
  • 1 bowl of red bean soup
  • Roeasted soybean curd or tofu

Siatsu – The Benefits Is More Than Just A Massage

Siatsu is one of exercise which improved in Japan while taking the ancient principal of Chinese medicine. The exercise have purpose to decrease blood pressure and celebrate recovery by press and crumple the body on certain points, so energy can be transferred through canal, called meridians. Siatsu was found thousand years ago by Chinese master. You may think Siatsu as acupuncture, but siatsu doesn’t use needle but finger press.

Marianne Turner Fuenmayor, a siatsu trainer recommends you to exercise with siatsu by yourself or with friends.

1. Playing the Palace.
Put your left hand in your right hand so your right four fingers under the palm of your left hand and the right thumb above the left palm. Slowly press your right thumb to the center of the palm (it called palace of anxiety).

If you let your right hand to be relax, your thumb can reach the deepest pal of your hand. Press it until five seconds, then slowly release it while counting to five, repeat again twice. Switch your hand, and do the same movement. Fuenmayor suggests to do this once in the morning and once in the night. But if you’re under stress condition, you can do it more often.

2. In the neck of time.
Hold both tip of the scarf, softly and light (at least 24 inch length) and placed it under your neck. Raise both of your hands up. Then let your head slowly fall down to the back of the scarf. Then, slowly move your head to the left and to the right for 10-15 seconds. After that, lift it up again, wait until count five, and repeat again that process. “You put a light weight on the Pillars of Heaven,” said Fuenmayor, “and it free the pressure on your back neck.”

3. Sole searching.
Sit with the legs crossed on the floor with of leg on your lap. Place four fingers each of your hand under the foot, one hand rest on the other hand and both of the thumbs on your ankle. “Give light press on this point, the Gushing Spring, because it can rear your adrenalin and suppress anxiousness,” said Fuenmayor.

4. Take a meeting.
Point on area between thumb and middle finger, which called the meeting mountains, can help you remove your headache. Start with your left palm. Place your four right fingers under your left palm while your right thumb above the left palm.

Massage it slowly, then make circle movement with your thumb through the whole area around it for 5-10 seconds. Wait until count five, then do it once again. After that, switch it with the other hand.

5. Lean on me.
Exercise for two people: one person as the accepter, sit on a chair, while other person, the giver stand behind the accepter. The giver places his hands on the accepter’s shoulders, at the base neck, and then press it slowly. He count until five and release it on five, do it twice, each time farther. Then, change the role. Some people say they doing mediation for two.
This what people like from siatsu, no scientist, no doctor, only two men switching each other, helping each other to treat other person.

08 June 2009

All About Malignant Cancer

Breast Cancer is a malignant tumor which growth under breast tissue. The cancer starts to grow in the mammary gland or fat tissue.

At the height of women awareness to do regular examination for their breast, the mortality level can be reduced, especially for patient under 30 years old. But, if the cancer has been exist in your body longer, you should go through a serial test and examination.

Breast cancer has been experience a fast blooming from early stadium until dreadful stadium, but you don’t have to be panic because of technology medicine advancement, there is still possibility to survive from this disease.

Here are some details about stadium and terminology of breast cancer medical treatment :

# Stadium 1
In this stadium, the cancer lump is not more than 2 cm and can not be detected from outside. A systematic treatment will be given to that cancer in this stadium, the purpose is to make the cancer cell doesn’t spread and not continuous to the next level. In this stadium, possibility to recover is 70%.

# Stadium 2
The possibility to recover in this stadium is 30 - 40 %, depends on the area or scope of cancer cell spreading. Usually, the width of the lump has been more than 2 cm, in fact, it can reach until 5 cm and the spread level has been reach to armpit area. Or the size of the cancer has been reach 5 cm but still not spread yet. Usually, doctor will do some operation to take up cancer cell at all spreading are, and after surgery doctor will do some illumination or radiation to make sure there is no other cancer cell left.

# Stadium 3A
87% breast cancer was diagnosed in this stadium. The lump has been more than 5 and has been spread until spleen gland.

# Stadium 3B
Cancer has been spread through all part of the breast, even through the skin, ribs and breast muscle. Besides, the spread also attack the spleen gland savagely. If that so, there is no other alternative ways than breast removal.

# Stadium 4
Cancer cell has been creep spread to other part of the body, bone, lungs, liver or brain. It can also attack skin, and spleen gland in the neck. Same like stadium 3, the action doctor should do is breast removal.

Here are some terminology of medical action doctor will do to stop the growth of cancer cell :

- Lumpectomy
The common word is lump removal. Usually, this removal also include little part of healthy tissue. In this way, the healthy remain tissue is expected to reform the breast naturally.

- Radical Mastectomy
Radical Mastectomy is part or whole breast removal include the breast muscle under the breast to prevent spreading of the cancer cell getting wider. Now, this method is rarely done in medicine technology.

- Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy is a therapy given as certain drugs which have very strong effect (anticancer). This therapy is given orally or intravenous (injection). This treatment is given regularly with 3 to 6 months cycle.

- Hormonal therapy
Hormone is working as inhibitor of cancer cell growth.

- Radiation Therapy
This treatment usually give coincide with lumpectomy or mastectomy. The function of this therapy is to destroy cancer cell to prevent the spreading of cancer cell to other part of the body.

Breast cancer verdict is not the end of life, doctor is a human who can say anything. But, still God determines everything, including human life. So, don’t be desperate, whatever your condition is, you still have a hope!

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