• Sugar Hurts More Than Your Waistline

    Think sugar only hurts your waistline? Think again. Sure, one of sugar’s biggest evils is adding unwanted bulge to your abdomen but sugar has another unwanted side effect. “Sugar is poison for the skin,” states Dr. Lipman, MD and integrative physician and Director of Eleven Eleven Wellness Center in New York City. Sugar causes inflammation […]

  • Weight Loss Words for Success

    Resisting temptation when you’re on a diet program is hard enough. Let alone coupling that with events, office smorgasbords and peer-pressuring friends who turn the temptation up a few degrees. Just choosing your words carefully can make a difference between staying on-track and falling off the weight loss wagon. Instead of saying “I can’t eat […]

  • How Weight Loss Can Help You Prevent Heart Disease

    Losing weight can help you achieve a slimmer appearance, but did you know that it also comes with significant health benefits? This video discusses how weight loss can affect your overall health and wellness such as preventing heart disease. Excessive weight can negatively impact your heart health because of the way it can change the […]

  • Does Weight Loss Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer?

    Can weight loss lower your risk of developing breast cancer? Researchers from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center think it’s possible. ABC News reports that the connection between obesity and breast cancer risk in women after menopause has long been suspected. Cancer researchers believe the reason for this is that fat tissue, a major source […]

  • Calla Slimspa Testimonial: Karen’s 98 lb Weight Loss Transformation

    Karen started at Calla approximately 10 months ago. She recently completed having lost just 2 pounds shy of 100 pounds! She was able to discontinue her medications for high blood pressure and high cholesterol! Even her allergies are much improved! She is now in our Long Term Maintenance program and doing great! Congratulations Karen!!!!!! ____________________________________________________ […]

  • Give Your Workout a Power Boost

    Do you start to fatigue towards the end of your workout? Are you looking for a way to ramp up your strength training and cardio? When you exercise, especially at high intensities, your body accumulates a large amount of hydrogen ions (H+) causing your muscles pH to drop (become more acidic). As a result, your […]

  • A Guide to B6 Injections

    Weight loss programs often go beyond the usual tenets of healthy meals and regular exercise regimens. If you have tried to eat nutritiously and work out consistently, yet you have not achieved the weight loss you seek, B6 injections might be the stimulus your body needs for losing weight. B6 injections provide the body with […]

  • Calla Slimspa Testimonial: Betsy’s 86 lb Weight Loss Transformation

    Betsy lost 86 pounds in 21 weeks! “ I have struggled with my weight my entire life and have tried every type of diet or miracle pill out there. I reached my heaviest weight in the summer of 2008. I was ready to give up and allow myself to be obese forever. Then I found […]

  • Do You Know What’s Making Your Mid-Section Bulge?

    Do you know which sweet chemical scrapes the heck out of your insides like a car wash does to your BMWs shiny new paint job? Oh, and its also responsible for some of the inflammation in your body. According to Tosca Reno, North Americans are eating about 150 pounds of it per year. And it’s […]

  • Healthy Recipe: Feta Stuffed Chicken Breast

    INGREDIENTS: 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp pepper 2 c fresh spinach 2 c fresh green beans, steamed 4-4 oz boneless chicken breast, halved 2 tbsp olive oil 1 oz low fat feta cheese 1/2 c fresh basil 1 1/2 tsp I can’t believe it’s not butter 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar cooking spray 1 c grape […]