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Review of My Diet Shopz - Testing Their Products

My Diet Shopz is an online store that was created by the Center for Health and Weight Loss in Woodbridge, Virginia. The Center helps people lose weight and become healthier through education and counseling.

Through helping these people, My Diet Shopz has discovered which foods work for health and weight loss, and which foods people like to eat. And these foods are available, conveniently together, in their online store for shoppers everywhere.

Their website provides shoppers with complete nutritional information, as well as a list of ingredients for all products. How often do we see that?

Products I Personally Tried

For the purpose of this review, I was given (without being remunerated) four products to “test drive”:

  1. Snack Bites Barbeque
  2. Roasted and Salted Soy Nuts
  3. Vegetarian Joe
  4. Zesty Vegetable Chili with Beans

1. Snack Bites Barbeque

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Jimpness Beauty Fatloss Capsule - Review and Side Effects

While the quite slim, completely naked, and disturbingly breastless woman on the cover of the box can be quite convincing, the jury is still out on the real life effectiveness of Jimpness Beauty Fatloss Capsules.

The makers of Jimpness Beauty Fatloss Capsules claim that if taken once a day, their supplement can help with weight loss. This weight loss aid is supposed to stave off hunger and increase energy.

How Does Jimpness Work?

Jimpness is a dietary supplement made up of ingredients from traditional Chinese medicine:

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The Biggest Loser for Nintendo Wii Review - A Complete Workout Game

If you like the show The Biggest Loser, it will be fun to play along with the players.  Jillian and Bob are here to whip you into shape.

This 2009 video game offers an interactive workout based on the hit reality TV series, The Biggest Loser, via the popular Nintendo Wii.

How Does The Biggest Loser for Wii Work?

It’s like a virtual gym in your living room. You also get a virtual trainer. You get to choose between Jillian Michaels and Bob Harper. The game offers a 4, 8, or 12-week program. It designs a workout and a nutrition plan just for you.

Using a Wii remote and a Wii balance board, you compete in Biggest Loser challenges that burn calories. You also have access to a fitness program, where you can make goals and form an action plan.

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UNJURY Protein Review: Most Recommended Whey for Bariatric Patients

UNJURY is a protein supplement developed by a registered clinical dietician. It comes in powder form with five flavor options: unflavored, chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, and chicken soup.

Unjury is designed for people who want to lose weight, seniors, pregnant women, cancer patients and people who want to lead a healthier lifestyle. Doctors usually recommended to bariatric patients.

How Does UNJURY work?

Studies show that protein satisfies hunger and leaves us feeling full longer. One serving of UNJURY contains 20 grams of protein. When we are less hungry, we eat less, and are better able to lose weight. The makers of UNJURY claim that whey protein satisfies hunger more efficiently than other sources of protein.

UNJURY is superior over other protein supplements because it is made from whey protein isolate, as opposed to the whey protein concentrate commonly found in similar products.

Apparently, whey protein isolate contains more highly concentrated protein, and less lactose than whey protein concentrate. This may make it a good option for people who are lactose intolerant.

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You Can Do Pilates with Leslie Sansone Review

Leslie Sansone has become a household name for many women who are trying to lose weight. For over 25 years, she has been helping people to help themselves. Sansone, the creator of Walk Away the Pounds, has produced several walking videos, as well as You Can Do Yoga, and You Can Do Abs. (View all her DVDs and videos here)

With You Can Do Pilates, Sansone tries to prove that every one of us, no matter our fitness level or athletic ability, can benefit from Pilates.

How Does You Can Do Pilates Work?

Pilates is fitness program that was born about 100 years ago by Joseph Pilates in Germany. It is a unique approach to fitness that promotes strengthening by using the proper body mechanics, movements, trunk and pelvis stabilization, coordinated breathing, and muscle contractions.

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Body After Baby Review: A Healthy Plan to Lose Your Baby Weight Fast

Dr. Oz writes about Body After Baby: "Jackie Keller delivers a wise plan for new mothers to recapture their chi – the life energy. Her good food and exercise regimen make perfect sense."

Body After Baby (368 pages) is authored by Jackie Keller, the founder of NutriFit. She is a nutrition and health coach to the stars; her celebrity clients have included Uma Thurman, Angelina Jolie, and Susan Sarandon, all of whom met their weight loss goals with Keller’s help. She's also a mom.

How Tia Carrere Joined Cast of Dancing with the Stars Soon After Pregnancy

Listen in as Tia Carrere explains how Body After Baby helped her join the cast of Dancing with the Stars only 7 weeks after she delivered her daughter Bianca.

How Does Body After Baby Work?

According to Jackie Keller, women can by nature get rid of the weight they pregnance weight within the 30 days following childbirth.  So, in Body After Baby, she offers a 30-day, doctor approved weight loss plan.

For the first ten days, Keller instructs you to cook quick and easy meals with a few healthy ingredients. She asks you to stretch once a day. That’s it.

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The Yoga of Eating Book Review: Trust the Wisdom of Your Body

Do you ever listen to your body when it comes to dieting? Your very own body will guide your steps to a healing eating pattern that is right for you. This is the idea behind the book The yoga of Eating.

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Outsmarting the Female Fat Cell – After Pregnancy Review

Nearly every mother knows how difficult it is to lose those extra pounds of pregnancy weight. Suddenly charged with caring for a new human being, we are challenged when it comes to taking care of ourselves. Maybe it’s time to work smarter, not harder.

Outsmarting the Female Fat Cell – After Pregnancy bills itself as every woman’s guide to shaping up, slimming down, and staying sane after having a baby.

This book is part of a series, authored by Debra Waterhouse, which includes:

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The Raw Food Detox Diet Review

Wouldn’t it be great if we could really detox ourselves and start fresh? Wouldn’t it be great if we could do this with something as simple as spinach and carrots? Do we really need to cook our food? Not according the The Raw Food Detox Diet book written by Natalia Rose.

According to the product description, The Raw Food Detox Diet will allow you to:

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Raw Food Revolution Diet Review

A raw vegan diet has been shown to improve a person’s metabolism, and balance his or her body weight. Raw Food Revolution Diet features raw food recipes as well as tips on how to “go raw” while making sure you get the nutrients your body needs.

Raw Food Revolution Diet is written by a star-studded cast: Raw Food Chef Cherie Soria, Brenda Davis, RD, and Vesanto Melina, MS, RD.

Disclosure: We review and test many products on this site. Nobody pays us to review their product. However, if you end up purchasing one of these products we sometimes receive a small fee from the merchant. This helps to keep the site maintained and running.

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