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7 things that can stand in the way of weight loss

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Certain habits can hinder your attempts to lose weight - and keep it away.
If you've changed your eating habits to focus on healthier foods and taken your workout seriously, you can expect to lose weight. However, the reality is that despite what you may have believed, weight loss is more complicated than calorie consumption versus calorie consumption. If you are trying to lose weight, check these habits that may interfere with your efforts.
1. You save on protein.
If you normally eat a muffin or avocado toast for breakfast, you may need to increase your protein intake. Research has shown that a high-protein breakfast can help alleviate hunger, so you may be less tempted to have a morning snack.
Protein is also important at lunch and dinner. If you routinely eat salads or sip gazpacho without accompanying protein - such as boiled egg, yogurt, beans, meat, poultry, or fish - over time, this can lead to a decrease in muscle tissue, which means that your metabolism will slow down and mak…

top five reasons why women tend to be more obese than men

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According to recent reports, for every one overweight or obese man there are at least two overweight or obese women.
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10 Tips for winning the Belly Fat War

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Mostof my clientslong fora flatterstomachandwashboard abs. Whileyou may want tolose weight forvanity,reducing yourwaist isalso important for yourhealth.Extra-abdominal fat, particularly deep, visceralfat aroundhisorgans-is associatedwith increased riskof heart disease, hypertension, dementia, certain cancersand type 2 diabetes.

Struggling withbelly fatcan feel likea losing battle.As we ageour metabolic rate(the amountof calories youneedto run) decreases. Moreover, aswomenhitmenopausewe produceless estrogen, progesterone and testosterone, which increases the tendency toput on weightinabout half.
Fortunately, there are a numberoflifestyle changesyou can maketo reduceyour waistlineand improve health. Here are 10 tipsto burnbelly fat:1. Don'tdiet.Dietingincreases cortisol, a stress hormonethat increasesappetite andbody fat accumulation. Furthermore, dietmakes you craverefined carbohydrates andcan triggerovereating.

2.Make friendswithfiber, especiallysoluble type. Research showspeople who…