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The Secret Behind the Success of Takeru Kobayashi – 6 Times Professional Eater Champion

posted on November 13th, 2009 ·


Takeru Kobayashi is a Japanese professional eater or some people name it as competitive eater. He held the world record for hot dog eating for nearly six years (between 2001 and 2006) before the record broken by Joey Chestnut with 66 hot dogs in 12 minutes in 2007. Kobayashi ate 63 hot dogs in that year 2007 competition.

The below MasterCard Pricesless advertisement video clip shows Takeru Kobayashi’s slow eating motion of a hot dog and bun. (more…)

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Can I Drink Water During Meal?

posted on November 10th, 2009 ·


Some people may tell you not to drink too much water during meal. Their reason is that water may dilute the digestive juice (known as hydrochloric acid) and affect the normal digestion.

Is it true?

The truth is that water does not dilute digestive juice. The digestive juice is able to cope well with water. Only people who are having problems in making enough stomach acid need to worry about having too much water intake during meal. (more…)

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Will You Tell Your Friend About Her Unhealthy Eating Habit and How To Do That Tactfully?

posted on November 6th, 2009 ·


You probably have been eating healthily and exercising regularly. But, sometimes, when you are eating with your friends and see them eating lots of meat with soda, what will you do?

Will you say something to her or him or will you just keep quiet?

For me, it depends on the friendship and situation: (more…)

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How To Beat Exercise Boredom with 5 Practical Tips

posted on November 3rd, 2009 ·


I am not sure you have experienced this before – you got on the treadmill or stationary bike, put on your headphones and suddenly found out that you are bored. You are not alone, I have been to that stage. Most of us get into workout routines. Just imagine swimming for 10 laps a day, 3 times a week, do it for the next 20 weeks and eventually you will get bored. While routine keep us on track, but doing the same thing for too long may eventually make you hate the exercise.

If you are bored with the usual stuff, it is time to shake things up a bit. (more…)

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5 Ways To Cut Down Calories Without Feeling Hungry After The Meal

posted on October 31st, 2009 ·


Most people make major changes to their diet when they want to slim down. After cutting down much carbohydrates and fat, they feel hungry. So, won’t it be nice if we can feel satisfied with a small meal which has less fat?

Here are some of the tips I have compiled from people who have successfully lose weight: (more…)

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Why Do You Need A Personal Trainer?

posted on October 28th, 2009 ·


When a student needs help in his academic work, he seeks help from tutor; when you want to learn swimming, you get an instructor to assist you. When you need help in your exercise program in gym, who will you look for?

Personal trainer. In this post, I will share with some of the reasons you should consider hiring a personal trainer (PT). Here are the top 7 reasons: (more…)

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