In our article sections you will find thousands of healthy living articles covering a range of subjects designed to help you lead a healthy and active lifestyle.
From exercise techniques to diet and nutritional advice to running training and advice, you’ll find all the information you could ever need to help you improve your fitness, motivation and general wellbeing.
Food & Diet
Does your diet need a makeover? Need to know how to eat more healthily? The good news is small nutritional changes can give big results. We've got advice on healthy eating, weight-loss ideas plus the best ways to fuel your body if you are active and training. It's time to lose the spare tyre...
10 ways to beat sugar cravings
Spending your afternoons battling with the temptation to raid the vending machine? Kick your sugar cravings to the kerb with these 10 ways to tame your sweet tooth.
From running for fitness to charity running to marathon training, we have plenty of running advice, whether you're a running beginner or a competitive racer.
How to look after your running shoes
Even if you run in designer clothing, the fact remains that your running shoes are the most important item of gear you need for your workout. So here’s the realbuzz.com guide to prolonging the life of your running shoes.
Health & Wellbeing
Boost your wellness with realbuzz.com – we'll give you a helping hand with health and wellbeing advice – physical and psychological. Find inspiration on how to change your life, be more positive, happier and well. Come on, it’s time to be a ‘glass half full’ person.
5 ways to beat the afternoon slump
Lunch seems like a lifetime ago and as the clock ticks round to 3:30pm you’re struggling to complete even the most basic tasks; like writing your own name. It’s a part of everyone’s life, this afternoon slump, and it is thought that feeling sleepy around two or three o’clock is part of our natural, circadian rhythms. Yet there are ways to overcome this daily afternoon slump, so sit up, stop yawning and take note of these tips.
Sport & Leisure
Get into sport & leisure. We've got info on many different sports and activities; how to get involved, technique tips and sports quizzes to test your sporting knowledge. It's time to get off the couch and get active so check out all our sports from archery to windsurfing....
Top 7 cycling mistakes to avoid
Whether you’re starting out in cycling or you’re a more experienced rider, it’s likely that you have some niggling bad habits that are inhibiting your performance. Here are seven of the most common cycling mistakes to avoid if you want to become a better rider.
Fitness & Exercise
Get a healthy active lifestyle and improve your motivation for fitness. Find all you need to get fit and stay that way. There's advice on gym workouts, gym equipment, fitness training techniques plus workout ideas for both men and women; go on reach your health and fitness goals.
Drop a dress size without dieting
Dieting may be a short-term fix to dropping a dress size but it will prove unsustainable in the long-term. Instead, if you want to burn off the pounds, why not embark upon an exercise routine that will see you boosting your fitness in no time? Here's the realbuzz.com guide on dropping a dress size through exercise and not dieting.
Healthy Recipe Ideas
Bored of cooking the same old meals? To maintain a healthy lifestyle you need the right food to fuel your training. Perfect for healthy eating, our recipe ideas are a range of delicious and diet-specific dishes – from breakfast ideas, to healthy snacks, light lunches and nutritious mains.
Hot oatcakes with strawberries and minted maple syrup
These ultra-light little oatcakes make a delightful, quick, easy and balanced breakfast, containing protein, slow-burning carbohydrate, vitamins, calcium, minerals and fiber. A fantastic start to the day if you plan to do exercise or if you have a big day ahead of you. The mint in the maple syrup makes it slightly less sweet and is the perfect accompaniment to the strawberries. We sometimes warm the syrup and the strawberries together in a pan for a moment before pouring over the oatcakes.
Test your healthy active living knowhow. Choose from quizzes to test your knowledge on all aspects of leading a healthy lifestyle including health quizzes, fitness quizzes, plus ways to find out how much you know about stress, sex, sports and more. So kickback and test yourself...