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From overweight veteran to pandemic athlete
I promised myself that I would never become the “overweight veteran” when I left the Marine Corps in 2011. Since I continue to break that promise, I was beyond excited to try Noom, a weight loss program that helps users manage their diet and create a permanent lifestyle change. While I can’t make up for lost time, having the tools to succeed now is the first step in the right direction.
Here’s why you packed on the pounds after the military
It’s finally happened: You’re out of the military. Nobody’s going to tell you what to do, or what to eat. You’re going to savor every unrestricted bite. Somehow, though, your pants don’t fit like they used to. You feel more tired, and you’re drowning in stuff you never had to think about before. You know what your body was capable of during your service, so what happened?