Weight Loss Tip: Try to avoid fad diets. Many of these are not tailored to fit everybody's different nutritional and health-related needs, so doing some of these without consulting a physician can be dangerous. many leave out important daily nutrients that your body needs. Stick to things like lean meats, watching your fats, cholesterol and sugars,and eating healthy produce with a lot of water.
As an advocate for organic, non-GMO foods and anti-fluoridation, Alex seeks to educate and share his personal discovery and transformation through a variety of lifestyle changes.
Alex Van Aken is a Florida Gulf Coast University student from Gainesville, Florida studying psychology. Alex is a strong advocate for organic, non-GMO foods, and through a variety of other health changes, Alex is currently going through a physical, spiritual, and conscious transformation.
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