Despite the rise (and inevitable fall) of any given dietary trend, it’s important to realize that there is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all formula for eating "right."
If becoming "leaner and meaner" is at the top of your summer "to do" list, you might want to consider increasing your protein intake. Many weight loss studies have shown that men and women who follow higher protein diets lose significantly more body weight. Higher protein diet also help with weight maintenance.
Medical research indicates that chronic stress plays a key role in the development of 95% of all degenerative diseases. So managing and mitigating stress should be a top priority for anyone who wants to live to a longer, healthier, happier and more productive life.