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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…

Exercise Makes You Smarter

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According to research, exercise makes you smarter. Formerly inactive adults were subjected to 4 months of high-intensity interval training workouts.

10 Weight Loss Tips From Girls Who Have Lost At Least 50 Pounds

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Losing weight isn’t easy, and whoever tells you differently is lying. It takes commitment, hard work, and for many, a complete lifestyle makeover. Here are 10 tips – from girls who have lost at least 50 pounds –  to get you started on the right path.

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…

WEIGHT LOSS AND NUTRITIONAL WELLNESS: YOUR LAST DIET

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For Sharon LaCroix, who created the Bon Vie Weight Loss and Nutritional Wellness, there is nothing more rewarding than seeing the transformations of the body of their clients.
Based on the method of Ideal Protein Low Carb, the program uses a 4-phase approach that combines protein foods and supplements with protein and vegetables own person.
"I get thank you notes from people who feel that this program has changed their lives, people who have tried so many diets and found success with Bon Vie" she said. "This is a muscle sparing diet focused on sustained weight loss - that means no more yo-yo dieting.
LaCroix says other diets often fail because they focus too much on calorie counting, "People can reduce weight by reducing calories, but lost weight may be losing muscle. Muscle uses fat as fuel, you never want to burn muscle. Usually at the end of their diet have less muscle to burn fat than when they started the diet so put back in (and sometimes more) "
As the…

5 Things no one tells about losing weight

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There is little more inspiring than a dramatic transformation of health. 
But in our typical narratives surrounding weight loss, tend to focus on the obvious health benefits, boosting self-esteem, sleep improved.

And if it is true that losing a few kilos more has a range of health benefits (longest diabetes and lower the risk of stroke and a life stronger bones, to name a few), there are often some challenges along the way that don 't always hear so much about.

We know it is not easy, here are some of the challenges that weight loss usually no one mentions.

1. Your perception of your body is not going to change overnight. A dramatic transformation should feel good - but what happens when it does?

"I still have trouble seeing what I've done these past two years," Kristin Griffin, who lost 83 pounds, told HuffPost in 2014. "The weight loss was the easy part, realize and see the new me has been a daily battle ".

"Many people attribute the disappointments…