Everybody has a certain way to think about time. We prioritize experiences and events in the past, present or future. Our “concept of time” influences the way on how we act and even how successful we are in certain parts of our lives, for instance developing further as a professional athlete.
“Help, I have to lose 3 kg”. How often do we hear this from friends or even say it to ourselves. Most people are not aware that the goal “weight loss” leads to completely wrong assumptions and actions.
Are you fed up with dieting and tired of experiencing uncontrollable weight gain after you just tried to get back into shape? Rigorous and restrictive programmes are not the answer to your needs because they can fail you over and over again. But I have good news for you!
Sometimes we see people entering a room, very upright, drawing a lot of attention to themselves. They seem to enjoy it and we just can't ignore them. Then again we are admiring people who seem to be calm and confident in every situation. We wish to be as confident as those people are, but we don't know how to get there.
Most people are aware that their nutrition leaves room for improvement. Often - but usually for short periods of time - they are extremely motivated to eat healthier. Sometimes it’s because they want to lose weight, sometimes it’s because they feel not well and sometimes it’s because the doctor told them to do so. What usually happens next is a strict diet plan based on water and salad.
Recently I had a discussion with some tertiary students and avoiding mental blackouts was one of the common questions raised. Photo Credit: manveetSingh via Visualhunt.com
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