I know it sounds so simple.H2O, it’s made up of two parts hydrogen and one part oxygen. This is better known as water, and it’s hands down one of the most important factors in survival and overall health. Yet, most of the time water and water consumption is often over looked when it comes to fitness and health. Water makes up two thirds of body weight and without it we wouldn’t make it more than few days … so the bottom line is, YOU have to drink water.
Have you ever gone to the grocery store extremely hungry? What was the first thing you did?
For myself, I would sample anything and everything that was open and available no matter neither what it was nor giving any care to what it contained in the ingredients. Why could I not stop myself, where was my self control? I was not prepared, I had not planned ahead, and this error in judgment alone has set me back many times in the past.
There is no question that several factors can contribute to the amount of motivation that we are able to have in every aspect of our lives.
Staying motivated is one of the most challenging tasks for a human being and in this article, we are going to be talking about 5 little known factors that could be affecting your motivation.
1. Too Much Social Pressure
You go to the grocery store and read some food labels and notice sugar alcohols listed as part of the ingredients. It doesn’t mean it is sugar, nor does it mean it is alcohol. So yes, the name is a bit misleading. Or maybe you’ve heard of the big craze with labels that read “sugar free” or “no sugar added”. Instead they use sugar alcohols which are a form of carbohydrate that add some sweetness to foods and are added to your favorite ice creams, cookies, gum, chocolates and countless other food items in your local grocery store.
The most common sugar alcohols you will see and hear about are: