Helpful Tips To Lose Weight And Keep It Off (2)

Helpful Tips To Lose Weight And Keep It Off

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When it comes time for you to start losing weight, you may wonder where to begin, as there are so many things to consider when trying to put together plans and goals that work for you.
The tips in this article can provide you with what you need to know to create a successful weight loss plan.

One tip that people who are just starting out with new weight loss goals can implement is to start small. Start out by giving one unhealthy habit up and slowly start to incorporate better eating habits over time. Getting rid of all your vices at once is a recipe for disaster.

Replace your typical movie theater popcorn with low sodium air-popped popcorn to improve your nutrition. Popcorn sold at movie theaters is filled with unnecessary fats, due to the oil its cooked in. Air-popped corn kernels have much less fat, and are a great source of fiber. Get healthy with air-popped popcorn today!

When you begin a weight loss program, it is a good idea to remove all foods from your home that you do not want to consume while dieting. Get rid of sweets and salty snacks especially. This eliminates temptation, making it much easier for you to stick to your diet and reach your weight loss goals.

If you eat when you are stressed or depressed, replace eating with another activity. Try to do arts and crafts, take a walk, or call a friend. By distracting yourself you will avoid eating when you don’t need food. Many people use food as a crutch instead of getting medical advice for their issues.

Always carry a healthy snack with you wherever you go in case a craving hits or temptation becomes too strong. Nuts are a healthy food and very portable, so put a zippered bag of them in your pocket or purse so you can grab a handful when you need it.

If you’re bored and hungry, try chewing on ice. Anything that gets your mouth moving will convince your mind that you’re eating, and ice will also increase your water intake. Other options are sunflower or flax seeds, gum, or almonds. Keep a bowl handy in the living room or on your desk so you can grab them when the mood hits you.

Remember to count all of your calories to see weight loss success. Many people remember to count their meals, but forget to count the calories of snacks and nibbles throughout the day. Doing so will help you not to consume more calories than you are allowed and achieve your weight loss goals.

Having a drink before a meal can help you feel full faster. Another idea is to eat an apple as they’re full of fiber and fiber makes you feel satiated. You can also eat a salad or a bowl of steamed vegetables before digging in. Anything that fills you up but is healthy will help!

As you have seen, weight loss plans while various, share many fundamentals. They just vary in terms of time, diet, exercise, and goals. All it takes to decide between them is some research, common sense, and advice from your doctor to find the best plan for your body and your life.

Weight Loss Motivation Guidelines

Weight Loss Motivation Guidelines

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Introduction

If there is one thing that all dietitians and obesity experts agree on, it is that personal motivation is the foundation of all weight loss success. No matter how healthy the diet-plan, or what combination of calories and nutrition it contains, it won’t help anyone lose weight unless they follow it for long enough. Their willingness to do so depends entirely on how motivated they are to change their eating and exercise habits in order to achieve their weight loss goals.

Motivation Advice Hard To Find

The Internet offers a bewildering array of diets and weight loss eating plans, but advice on motivation when dieting is in extremely short supply. Given the strong link between diet-compliance and motivation, this lack of motivational help is surprising to say the least. It may stem from the fact that many diets are created by people who lack hands-on experience of helping people to manage their weight. Perhaps they see weight loss as a biological rather than a human process. If so, I think it’s a mistake.

Motivating Yourself To Lose Weight

I tell all my clients that starting a weight loss diet is like starting a journey. And like any journey it requires preparation. We need to look ahead and plan how to overcome problems that occur along the way. By doing this we take control of the process and greatly increase our chances of success.

Unfortunately, many dieters don’t plan ahead. Instead, they take things as they come, and rely upon two things: their initial enthusiasm, and (when this wears off) their willpower. But enthusiasm and willpower aren’t enough to overcome the temptations and difficulties which we face when we try to change our eating habits and lifestyle.

Stop for a moment and imagine taking your family on a camping trip. Do you rely on your enthusiasm and willpower for food and shelter? Of course not. In all probability you spend hours beforehand carefully packing and preparing for every eventuality, and the whole trip is carefully planned out in advance.

Yet when you start a diet-journey, many of you set off without any kind of planning or preparation. It’s as if you are convinced that everything will go smoothly. But let’s face it, what diet ever runs smoothly? Answer: none! So what happens when we encounter a big problem? Answer: we wobble, and often quit.

We Need To Plan New Thinking Habits

Planning a diet-journey doesn’t involve packing equipment, it involves packing “new thoughts”. We need to rehearse and adopt new ways of thinking in order to overcome problems during our journey. This isn’t psycho-babble – this is plain common sense. After all, successful dieting is largely a matter of motivation and attitude. It’s about what goes on between our ears!

The Most Common Dieting Problem

The most common problem we face when dieting is boredom. This typically occurs when our initial enthusiasm for losing weight wears off, and we become tired of watching what we eat. We become dispirited, and slightly depressed at the idea of having to maintain our “sensible eating habits” while everyone else seems to be having a good time.

Losing Direction Leads To Boredom

We get bored when we lose our sense of direction. So to overcome it, we need to reestablish exactly where we are going. Remember, dieting is not an aimless process, it’s a journey from A to B. Here’s how we think when we lose direction:

“I’m really bored with dieting, it’s such a pain. I don’t have any freedom any more. I can’t eat this, I can’t eat that… I’m fed up. I can’t share food with the girls at work, I can’t eat at my favorite restaurants, I have to keep saying No to food when I visit friends, I have to watch my family eating in front of me, I don’t have time to exercise properly, I’m never going to lose weight and I’m feeling really miserable. Heck! Life is too short for this…”

This kind of thinking is totally demotivating. It focuses exclusively on the negative aspects of dieting and signals complete aimlessness. No weight loss goal is achievable when we think like this.

A Better Way of Thinking

Now let me show you some better alternatives. Please compare them with the above example.

Example 1

“Hmm, my diet isn’t going so good. But I’m not going to make excuses. I’ve wasted enough time making excuses to myself. From now on, no matter what happens, I’m going to be honest with myself. So what do I want? I want to lose weight and get myself into shape. Why? Because I really want that beach holiday (or other very selfish goal) which I promised myself. I want it so bad I can touch it! Okay, so I need to learn how to eat properly – big deal! I can easily do this if I put my mind to it. Heck! Eating good food isn’t difficult. What’s difficult is seeing myself being overweight for the rest of my life. I want something better. Something a lot better than a fistful of nachos or a dollop of fatty dessert.”

Example 2

“Hmm, my diet isn’t going so good. So let me remind myself why I’m dieting. All my life I’ve been eating to please other people. My mom said “eat this”, so I ate it. My school friends said “have some of this”, so I had lots. My work colleagues now say “have a slice of this”, so I have two! And my kids say “you must try this”, so I try it. And every time I make an effort to lose weight, everyone says “forget about your diet, eat some of this” so I do. Well that’s enough! No more eating to please other people. Today I’m going to start eating to please me. And what pleases me is the idea of wearing a size (?) dress to my daughter’s wedding (or other very selfish goal). I realise I need to eat properly, but this is a ridiculously tiny price to pay for achieving my goal. Heck! Eating good food isn’t difficult. What’s difficult is carrying my excess weight around all day. I want something better. Something a lot better than a 4-cheese pizza or a box of cookies.”

Example 3

“Hmm, my diet isn’t going as smoothly as I thought it would. Never mind, I’m sure this is quite normal. I can’t expect to change my regular eating habits without a few hiccups along the way. Besides, I’m looking for more than the few minutes of pleasure I get from filling my stomach with junk. I want a lifetime of pleasure – real pleasure from looking good and being taken seriously and who knows, maybe finding a great partner. I know other people see me as a fat person – goodness, at times I do too! – but this is exactly WHY I want to change. I’m tired of being fat. Real tired. And if this means learning how to eat good food, then let’s do it! And when it gets tough I’m going to login to Anne Collins forum and get help. All I know is, I want to make it happen!”

Example 4

“Hmm, my diet isn’t going as smoothly as I thought it would. This morning I watched my colleagues eat a whole birthday cake – it looked delicious – and I sat there feeling miserable and deprived. Then I went for lunch with a friend and chose a tuna salad while she ate half a pizza followed by two slices of cheesecake. It was torture! But then I started thinking to myself “what’s more important – a few slices of cheesecake, or a really lean shape?” And I decided that looking good was what I really wanted. I know that it’s not going to happen overnight, but if I can persevere and learn good eating habits along the way, I know I’m gonna make it…”

Example 5

“Hmm, my diet isn’t going as smoothly as I thought it would. But at least it’s not a race. So who cares if I have a few wobbly moments, as long as I get where I want to go. At 26 I’m in the prime of my life, and I want to make the most of it. I’m tired of my slim friends getting all the best guys. I want to turn a few heads myself. I want the attention and I want to be taken seriously, and if I have to spend 12 months dieting – heck! I’m gonna do it. Last week I saw a friend of mine in hospital who lost a leg in a car crash. The doctors say it’s going to take her 12 months to relearn how to walk. Now that is tough. By comparison, my journey is easy. And as long as I keep reminding myself of this, I’ll be fine.”

Points To Remember

1. A diet is a journey from A to B.

2. Feeling bored is a sign we are losing our direction.

3. When we lose direction we need to regain it, fast!

4. The way to regain direction is to remind yourself why you are dieting.

5. You are dieting because you want something better than a plate of fattening food.

Getting Help To Lose Weight

Changing our eating habits is much easier when we get support from other people. So make sure your online weight management plan includes membership of a forum. Because only people can offer you the sort of encouragement you need to achieve your personal weight loss goals.

Smart, Balanced Diet And Exercise Lead To Lifelong Weight Loss

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If you are morbidly obese and have tried different weight loss plans but none have worked for you, you may want to consider gastric bypass surgery.
Not everyone is a candidate for the procedure, and this article can give you some ideas and tips to lose weight.

Prepare yourself before dining out in order to prevent really over doing it. Think ahead of something sensible you want to eat to avoid heavy temptations on the menu and plan to start with a salad or soup to take the edge off your hunger. Just the smell of a restaurant is enough to derail any diet so have a good plan of action and stick to it!

When making breakfast in the morning, try to choose cereal for the majority of your meals. Selecting a cereal that is high in whole grains and fiber will help you control blood sugar, which will ultimately lead to weight loss. Stay away from cereals that are loading with artificial flavors and colors.

One method to help you lose those unwanted pounds is to keep raw food handy. Most raw fruits and vegetables are both diet-friendly and healthy. By keeping things like sliced carrots, cauliflower, broccoli and apples, prepared and easy to grab, you can quickly take the edge off of your appetite and not succumb to handy junk food, such as candy, which is high in calories.

Add a little more protein to your diet to stop you from eating any junk food in between meals. A good way to do that is to eat a part-skim mozzarella cheese stick, a boiled egg, or a few nuts after each and every meal and you will feel fuller and snack less.

Be very weary of any supplements that claim to help you lose weight. Often with life if you try to take the easy way out, it will only hurt you in the long run. Plus, most of them are not even approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

Join an on-line forum to help you lose weight. There are hundreds of people out there who need encouragement and support for weight loss goals. Search the Internet for groups, find one you are comfortable with and get the on-line support you need to help you through hard times you may face while accomplishing your weight lose goals.

Write it down! When you are trying to lose weight, it’s important to keep track of what you are eating. An easy way to do that is to keep a food journal. Make note of everything that you snack on throughout the course of a day, as well as your breakfast, lunch and dinner meals.

As discussed at the beginning of this article, sometimes significant weight loss needs more than just diet and exercise. Gastric bypass surgery might be an option when all other methods have failed you. Hopefully, this article has given you some great tips for deciding if gastric bypass surgery is right for you or if you think you may be able to use a different way to begin your weight loss journey.

A Look at Weight Loss Infomercials

A Look at Weight Loss Infomercials

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Only in America could billions of dollars be made selling weight loss products to people who need to shed a few extra pounds. In a world full of starving people, Americans seem to have emerged as a nation of overfed, under exercised fatties who can’t put down that bag of potato chips, stop eating that ice cream or refuse that second (or third?) helping of pasta. America’s weight problem – historically solved by eating less and exercising more – had now proliferated a dizzying array of products. Celebrities, nutritionists, doctors, herbologists, hucksters and former fatties have come up with thousands of products designed to melt fat, reduce cravings for bad foods, block carbs, sugar and fat, lose pounds while you sleep, and more..

Many products claim that, as long as you take one of the pills, you can eat what you want and actually lose weight. There are diet plans, calorie counters, diet food cooked and delivered to your doorstep daily, dance and walk your way to weight loss, the hula weight loss program, the Brazilian weight loss program, the fat burning, belly reducing, balanced woman, unbalanced woman. You name it and it’s on a weight loss infomercial. In fact, weight loss programs (separate from fitness programs and equipment, which may result in weight loss but are sold as ways to improve your appearance) account for more than 50% of all revenue generated in today’s infomercials.

One of the most successful weight loss infomercials ever produced featured a product called Bio Slim. Created by Doctor Josh Leightberg, Bio Slim was a science-driven, medically sound program consisting of several herbal pills which when combined with a diet plan also created by Dr. Leightberg resulted in a changed metabolism, an improved digestive system and a stronger anti-immune system, all of which ultimately led to a steady, healthy weight loss. Following the success of Bio Slim, a steady stream of niche players, knockoff artists and entrepreneurs took to the airways with their twist, their hook, their product designed to produce quicker, easier results. One of them was the well known and extremely successful Fen-Phen diet, which was a combination of two herbs known to doctors and other professionals in the industry as herbal speed. While still legal at the time, the pills killed the appetite completely, created a euphoric state in the user and led to many problems including heart attacks which led the FDA to ban the main substances from use in the USA.

Weight loss infomercials are so powerful and so successful that you have to be careful which products you choose to use. As with anything else in life, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. There really is no magic pill or substance that is going to let you sit on the couch and eat huge quantities of bad foods and make you lose weight without paying some kind of terrible price. I mention Bio Slim as an example of a stellar product designed by a professional doctor whose goal was to improve people’s lives and make money. You could call a number given out to anybody who ordered Bio Slim and speak directly with Dr. Leightberg if you had questions or concerns about his product. That should tell you something about the man and the product he’s putting his name on.

Another thing to look out for in weight loss infomercials are the add-ons. Popular diets like the Atkins diet which were not sold on infomercials, but became successful through book sales, interviews and word of mouth led to the creation of a whole host of products you didn’t need that were designed to help you stay on or perform better while on the Atkins plan. Low carb foods and low/no carb candy imitations, sometimes ten times more expensive than their higher carb counterparts, flooded the airwaves. Pills designed to reduce the difficulties associated with the Atkins diet surfaced in infomercials. These items are usually designed by less than professional individuals looking to cash in on a craze they had nothing to do with in the first place.

Common mistakes of Atkins dieters

Common mistakes of Atkins dieters

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The Atkins diet is one of the simplest weight loss plans to follow. Although the principles are clearly set out in the books, there are some common misconceptions that occur for dieters. These mistakes can make a big difference in the amount of weight you lose and effectiveness of the diet overall. If Atkins isn’t working for you, or you find yourself suddenly gaining weight after weeks of effective dieting, make sure you aren’t making any of these common mistakes.

First, make sure to be patient with your weight loss. If you lose 8 lbs per week on the Induction phase and then slow down once you enter ongoing weight loss phase, this is perfectly normal. The level of carbohydrate grams that are acceptable on the Induction portion of the diet are not meant to carry you through the rest of your dieting experience. Induction is meant to break you of carbohydrate cravings and detoxify your body from sugar. Starting with the ongoing weight loss phase, you will begin introducing small levels of carbohydrate grams each week. This may slow down weight loss a bit from the level it was at during Induction, but this is completely normal.

Also, people are different and react differently to the diet. Some people lose weight in spurts, and other lose weight more steadily. A plateau can last for a few weeks and then voila, you’ve lost five pounds in a matter of a few days.

Make sure you are avoiding caffeine in all of its forms as well as aspartame, a common artificial sweetener. Both of these chemicals can impact blood sugar levels negatively. Look out for caffeine in coffee and diet sodas. Watch out for aspartame in diet sodas and sugar-free gelatin. These can cause cravings for sugar and take your body out of ketosis after just one serving.

Watch your daily intake of cheese. Although cheese is on the acceptable foods list, it does have small amount of carbohydrates. Your best bet is to limit your cheese intake to 4 oz per day. You can have more on special occasions, but it should not be used as your mainstay for protein. Meats, eggs and tofu are much better choices and don’t contain carbohydrate grams.

Remember to emphasize vegetables during Induction and beyond. Your carbohydrate grams should be primarily derived from leafy, green vegetables and other acceptable vegetable choices. Vegetables fill you up without spiking your blood sugar. They provide essential fiber and nutrients that help your weight loss efforts and overall health. After induction, you should have 3-4 cups of salad and 1 cup of cooked vegetables each day. Make sure the vegetables you are using are on the acceptable foods list. Eliminating vegetables from your diet can shut down your metabolism and cause your weight loss to stall.

It is also very important that you eat regularly while you are on the Atkins plan. Never go more than five waking hours without eating a combined snack of protein and fats. Two things happen when you skip meals. First, you cause a blood sugar drop that will have you craving carbohydrates like bread and sugar. Secondly, continued periods of not eating will slow down your metabolism and make it even harder to lose weight.
Finally, make sure you are drinking enough water each day. Water has a myriad of benefits for every human being, not just those on the Atkins diet. Thirst can sometimes be masked as hunger, so staying well hydrated will keep you from craving foods you shouldn’t be eating. Water also helps you avoid constipation, which is an occasional side effect of the Atkins diet. Drinking 8 eight ounce glasses of water per day will also help you flush out the toxins from your system that are produced when you burn fat.

These common mistakes can make people frustrated with the Atkins diet when there is no need to be. If you are just starting out on the diet, make sure to prepare yourself for these mistakes. If you’ve been on the diet for some time, evaluate your eating habits and make sure you are following the program correctly.

Having A Weight Loss Plan

Having A Weight Loss Plan

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Very strange indeed! You have heard plans for gaining! Here you are thinking about a loss plan! And you are very serious about this loss! You have a loss-sharing buddy, you congratulate each other over the losses you have ‘gained’ in the period under review! Any reduction in the loss is not to your mutual liking!

Any weight loss plan that does not take the diet aspect into consideration, is no plan at all! Who are the starred generals in the weight loss plan that are expected to give sterling performances? Of course, the old war-horses! They are: Exercise and Diet!

How to get results from the weight loss plan? Whatever methods you use, they must perform two functions—stimulate metabolism which do the job of fat burning and continuously assist you in the process of loss, without intermission! Any plan or any ingredient that is appetite-suppressant without causing any side effects, is suitable for your weight loss plan. It must lessen your struggle with weight on various parts of your body. It must trim the excess fat around the waist and buttocks.

Relentless research is going on in this million-dollar weight loss project. The whole idea is to find sensible and sustainable ways for overweight patients to lose weight, and to maintain that gained position of weight loss over a long period. It is the most frustrating experience to gain weight after so much of trials and tribulations, after having once lost it!

The importance of exercises is emphatic. Nobody has ever said- I did exercise and I gained weight! The various yoga asanas and Ashtanga Yoga & Bikrama Yoga are very useful. The overweight and obese specialists emphasize on one thing even after prescribing medication—understand the importance of exercise for all successful weight loss programs. Physical activity is key to staying healthy.

You are fat because you are lazy. Now, you are moving in the right direction, because now you know the value of right nutrition. It goes without saying that when you talk about right nutrition, all items of wrong nutrition need to be avoided at all costs. Even for the sake of temptation, those should not be given a chance to enter into your system. They have created enough havoc in the past. Let them take the well-deserved rest now.

Keep a careful calorie count. There should be awareness in you about what should be done and what should not! You know what is your problem, you have understood the cause of your problem and therefore you will find the answer for your problem—definitely!

Learning These Simple Tips Can Put You On The Road To Weight Loss Success! (2)

Learning These Simple Tips Can Put You On The Road To Weight Loss Success!

With various items like heart-rate zones, body-mass ratios and other complicated numbers thrown at you with most weight-loss information, it’s hard to wrap your head around exactly what goes in to losing weight and keeping it off. In this article, learn some quick and easy weight-loss tips that everyone can understand.

If you want to lose weight, a great thing to do is find substitutes for foods you already enjoy. For instance, if you love ice cream but are on a diet, try frozen yogurt or even regular yogurt. Instead of drinking cream in your coffee, try a non-dairy creamer. This will give you the feeling that you are still enjoying food; just in a healthier way.

Diet sodas may seem like a good idea if you are trying to save on calories while dieting. But studies have now shown that people who regularly drink diet soft drinks are more likely to be overweight than their non-diet soda drinking counterparts. Instead opt for fruit juice cut with water or club soda.

You need to make sure that you are not hungry when you go to buy food at the grocery store. There are a lot of people who make the mistake of shopping hungry. It causes you to buy things that you would not typically by if you were not starving at the time. Eating before you go will help you make better choices.

Diet with a friend for faster results in your weight loss goals. Having a partner that you talk to and check in with on a regular basis, gives some accountability to your weight loss plans. By having to answer to someone else, you are less likely to cheat on your meals or skip out on your exercise.

To help you in your weight loss journey, discover how you got here. Why do you eat? When do you eat? Yes, you eat for nourishment, but why else? Before you can successfully learn new eating habits look into how you got overweight in the first place and address that.

A great tip to lose weight is to eat a few servings of vegetables everyday. Vegetables are rich with nutrients and antioxidants and are very important to staying healthy and lean. If you’re having trouble eating enough vegetables, throw as many as you can together into a salad.

Even though you may want to have a lot of variety in the foods you eat, you would lose more weight if you stuck to eating the same foods all of the time. When you have a wider selection of choices you tend to eat a bit more than average.

Keep a handle on your priorities when you are serious about weight loss. You cannot lose weight if you are not making wise choices every time you put food in your mouth. Look for simple ways to make your usual meals healthier, like skipping condiments on your sandwich. Try fresh vegetables instead.

Hopefully, this article has shone a light on how simplistic steps can help you start to rearrange your life and begin to lose the weight. If you’re willing to use what you have learned here to shed those pounds, then you are well on your way to leading a fit, active, slimmer lifestyle.

Obesity, an American Epidemic, a Worldwide Concern

Obesity, an American Epidemic, a Worldwide Concern

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If you are considered overweight, whether you know it or not, you are in the majority. In America, it has been recently estimated that 65% of the population is overweight with 30% being at least clinically obese. To add to this alarming statistic is the estimate that 15-20% of the nation’s children are overweight. Now, obesity is beginning to spread more and more to countries that have always had a relatively low rate of obesity, like China and Japan. This is one case where being in the majority is not considered a good thing. What really matters is, how being overweight or obese affects your overall health.

According to the body mass index, you are considered overweight if your index is between 25 and 29. If your index is over 30, you are considered obese. The American collage of sports medicine defines obesity as an amount of body fat that increases the risk of disease. As a general rule, more than 25% body fat for men and more than 32% body fat for women is considered obesity.

Let’s look at some of the most likely reasons that so many people are obese.
1: overeating
2: lack of exercise
3: genetic predisposition
4: psychological problems
5: too slow a metabolism
These are some of the things scientists are investigating as to the likely causes for obesity. Most of these can be overcome by lowering the fat in the diet and by exercising.

Regardless of the reasons for overweight and obesity, there is health risks associated with these conditions. According to the U.S.Surgeon’s report:
A bodyweight of more than 20% over ideal constitutes a definite health hazard.
Obesity is associated with a reduced life expectancy.
Risk factors for heart disease such as high cholesterol increase.
Obesity increases stress on the body joints.
Obesity increases the risk of surgery.
The presence of diabetes is nearly 3 times higher in overweight people.

According to the experts, all of these risk factors can be improved by a reduction in weight. Some have estimated that a weight loss of 10% can improve the risk factors for heart disease by 20%. Also, the greatest health benefits are reported to occur with the first 20 pounds of weight loss, which means that even if it seems to be hard to lose weight, it is still worth doing it. If you don’t lose all of the weight you want to lose, you can still improve your risk factors by losing some of the weight.

You can make losing weight a little easier if you just set a small goal at first, then when you reach that goal, set another small goal and aim for that. A good target is to try to lose 1 to 2 pounds per week. It is within reason to try to lose 10% of your current bodyweight, or 20 pounds in about six months if you are overweight.

Obesity; An Ameican Epidemic, A Worldwide Concern

Obesity; An Ameican Epidemic, A Worldwide Concern

If you are considered overweight, whether you know it or not, you are in the majority. In America, it has been recently estimated that 65% of the population is overweight with 30% being at least clinically obese. To add to this alarming statistic is the estimate that 15-20% of the nation’s children are overweight. Now, obesity is beginning to spread more and more to countries that have always had a relatively low rate of obesity, like China and Japan. This is one case where being in the majority is not considered a good thing. What really matters is, how being overweight or obese affects your overall health.

According to the body mass index, you are considered overweight if your index is between 25 and 29. If your index is over 30, you are considered obese. The American collage of sports medicine defines obesity as an amount of body fat that increases the risk of disease. As a general rule, more than 25% body fat for men and more than 32% body fat for women is considered obesity.

Let’s look at some of the most likely reasons that so many people are obese.

1: overeating
2: lack of exercise
3: genetic predisposition
4: psychological problems
5: too slow a metabolism

These are some of the things scientists are investigating as to the likely causes for obesity. Most of these can be overcome by lowering the fat in the diet and by exercising.

Regardless of the reasons for overweight and obesity, there is health risks associated with these conditions. According to the U.S.surgeon’s report:

A bodyweight of more than 20% over ideal constitutes a definite health hazard.
Obesity is associated with a reduced life expectancy.
Risk factors for heart disease such as high cholesterol increase.
Obesity increases stress on the body joints.
Obesity increases the risk of surgery.
The presence of diabetes is nearly 3 times higher in overweight people.

According to the experts, all of these risk factors can be improved by a reduction in weight. Some have estimated that a weight loss of 10% can improve the risk factors for heart disease by 20%. Also, the greatest health benefits are reported to occur with the first 20 pounds of weight loss, which means that even if it seems to be hard to lose weight, it is still worth doing it. If you don’t lose all of the weight you want to lose, you can still improve your risk factors by losing some of the weight.

You can make losing weight a little easier if you just set a small goal at first, then when you reach that goal, set another small goal and aim for that. A good target is to try to lose 1 to 2 pounds per week. It is within reason to try to lose 10% of your current bodyweight, or 20 pounds in about six months if you are overweight.

How Fat Is Burned Facts

How Fat Is Burned Facts


Are you having a hard time losing weight with traditional diets like Weight Watchers, Atkins, South Beach or Slim Fast?
There is a very real reason why you and thousands of others can not even lose 1 painful pound a week with these plans which we will uncover here and arrive at a solution with How Is Fat Burned Facts for Rapid Weight Loss Results!

We are hard-wired to believe by Multi-Million Dollar Weight Loss Companies that in order to arrive at our ideal weight we MUST diet every day of the week, be especially strict on the weekends, sacrifice our favorite foods like cutting out all carbohydrates and told that it is not healthy to lose more than 2 to 3 pounds per week. Not to mention that they want you to purchase their prepackaged meals and compatible cookbooks.

No wonder why most people can’t lose weight and have given up on their goal all together. The How Is Fat Burned Facts you are about to discover puts the fun back into losing weight and feeling great because it comes off so fast without sacrificing ANY of your favorite foods!

The best part about How Is Fat Burned Facts for Rapid Weight Loss Results is that exercise is not required; you only have to diet 3 days out of the week which allows you to take off on weekends and has been proven by thousands that you can easily lose up to 6 pounds per week without discipline.

The secret to succeeding with any weight loss plan is that it MUST maximize your metabolism rather then require you to cut back on calories or carbohydrates. Most traditional diets like the ones listed above not only require super-human self-discipline but are NOT designed to maximize your metabolism for long lasting rapid results.

Trying to lose weight with a sluggish metabolism is like attempting to climb Mount Everest with a table tied to your back!

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