Showing posts with label weight loss foods. Show all posts
Showing posts with label weight loss foods. Show all posts

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Most women are trying to keep up with the society's idea of beauty. Having a slim and slender figure is the definition of beauty that is introduced to us by the media. In order to attain this ideal body shape, women tend to keep an eye on their food intake, go on a permanent diet or skip on meals sometimes. However, what most women fail to realize is that not all these are an effective way of losing weight.

Now, we shall walk you through some tips on how to effectively reduce weight the healthy way.

Avoid Crash Diet

A lot of women, who wants quick ways to lose weight, tend to go on crash diet. However, keep in mind that by doing this, you tend to slow down your metabolism. So by the time your diet is over, you leave your body with a slower metabolism; thus, the regaining the weight you just lost.

Never Skip Breakfast

Some people believe that skipping breakfast would be an easy way to cut down on calories. But, what they fail to realize is that skipping breakfast would result to an increased appetite all throughout the day. Instead, it is best to take in high protein and high fiber foods during breakfast to reduce hunger throughout the day.

Take in Small Snacks

Taking in a few small snacks a day can help alleviate hunger; thus, helps you lose weight. Also, eating snacks would help increase your metabolism. Nuts are great weight loss foods and are the best choice for snacking.

High Calcium Diet

Foods such as cheese, milk and dairy are usually avoided by people who go on a diet. However, research shows that the body tends to burn more fat once it gets more calcium. Though, taking in calcium supplements might not have the same result.

Exercise Routine

While limiting your food intake might help shed some pounds, it is also recommended to exercise to lose weight. The secret to this is to find the exercise routine that you will enjoy and stick with it.

Now that we have shared some great tips, it is time to put these things to the test. Let's shed some pounds and be prepared to begin your weight loss regimen.

Monday, September 30, 2013

You can give up nicotine and avoiding excessive sunlight, but the secret to healthy skin in the food that you eat.

"Wrong choice becomes even cause inflammation at the cellular level - says dermatologist Nicholas Perricone, author of "Forever Young" ("Forever young"), in which he talks about how proper nutrition can help you look younger than their years. - Even though you can not see this, inflammation directly lead to the formation of wrinkles, sagging skin and premature aging. "

Here's what to eat to prevent this:

Sweet potatoes

Beta-carotene, which makes these tubers orange, allows you to keep pH balance of your skin balanced, helps combat dryness, promotes cell renewal, leaving the skin becomes smoother.

Wild salmon

Pigment that makes the fish pink, astaxanthin is a powerful enemy of free radicals - unstable molecules that destroy cell membranes and DNA and cause skin aging. The study found that eating one serving every five days can prevent actinic keratosis - the appearance of ugly rough patches that are precancerous condition.


The red pigment of the fruit, lycopene, a powerful antioxidant that protects the skin from harmful sun rays - like sunscreen, but from the inside. To lycopene is better absorbed, eat tomatoes with olive oil.


Vitamin C is required for the building of collagen - an important component of young skin that begins to break down after twenty years. Citrus fruits also contain bioflavonoids, which protect the skin from UV rays and help prevent cell death.

Leafy greens

Spinach, kale and other greens contain lutein, which protects the skin from inflammation caused by the sun, and the appearance of wrinkles.

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Plant component contained in broccoli can help prevent most forms of arthritis or alleviate the disease, the scientists from the UK, whose work is published in the journal Arthritis & Rheumatism.

Osteoarthritis - a degenerative disease of the cartilage of the joints - in the UK are affected more than 8.5 million people. In 2011, the country had been more than 145,000 operations to replace knees and hips, according to a press release from the University of East Anglia in the UK (University of East Anglia). Typically, the development of the disease contributes to excess weight and general aging of the body. Drugs from her, except painkillers, there is currently no.

The substance sulforaphane found in cruciferous vegetables in the cabbage and Brussels, and in the greatest concentrations - in broccoli. It was previously established anticancer and anti-inflammatory properties of the organic compound.

Having conducted experiments on mice, as well as laboratory studies using human cartilage cells and cells of the cartilage of cows, the researchers found that sulforaphane blocks the enzymes that cause joint destruction.

Now scientists from the School of Biological Sciences at the University of East Anglia and of Norwich Medical School (Norwich Medical School) began clinical trials on a small group of patients with osteoarthritis who have a surgery to replace the knee joint. Half of the 40 patients over the past two weeks will receive a "super broccoli" - specially grown vegetable with a high content of sulforaphane. After surgery, the researchers will explore whether the change in the metabolism of joint tissues.

Tuesday, July 02, 2013

Reflex Nutrition has been known for years as one of the proven-effective weight loss resources since it was established in 1996. All their products are manufactured in the EU and with the accordance with the IS09001 quality control procedures, and are therefore guaranteed with the highest quality. Reflex is also proud to offer a 100% money back guarantee to unsatisfied customers.

Reflex Instant Whey Protein is one of their useful products if you are in a muscle and fitness program. You can also get protein from other sources such as eggs, meat, and fish. But a lot of athletes and body builders are also taking whey protein because it is a great source of amino acids and is easy to digest. However, it can also help you lose weight. Here's how.
  1. Whey is a substance that can be found in cow's milk. It is considered an outstanding source of high quality protein, lactose, and minerals. Earlier studies reveal that whey is one of the weight loss foods. There were evidences that suggest that consuming whey before taking meals may help limit successive hunger and food intake.
  2. Whey protein is also known to have influences several hormones, which includes insulin that has a huge impact on body composition. Reduction of fat storage and improvement of blood sugar control can be due to the increase in insulin sensitivity and reduced plasma insulin concentration. Consuming more protein will help your blood sugar levels be more stable.
  3. If you exercise to lose weight, then whey protein can help you get the sufficient protein your body needs. It is not correct for people to think that improving your muscle mass is not important. In fact, you need to take high levels of protein levels because our muscle tissue is what keeps our body healthy and strong.
There are two types of whey protein that are commonly available; whey protein concentrate and whey protein isolate. Whey protein concentrate products usually have 65%-80% protein, while whey protein isolate is the further filtered type and reduces more of the fat and lactose. Therefore, whey protein isolate products have higher protein level, and may be more expensive due to its additional process when it is manufactured.

Reflex Nutrition has manufactured a wide variety of diet and sports supplements, which includes Acetyl-L-Carnitine, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Glucosamine & Chondroitin, Reflex Diet Protein, Green Tea extract, Reflex Instant Mass, and Reflex Instant Whey Deluxe. All of them and a huge number of products from Reflex are available at Dynamic Sports Nutrition Limited.

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Sunday, June 30, 2013

Is it possible to lose weight without going on a diet? Read on and we'll reveal to you the secrets in a few moments.

Time your Meals

Before you enjoy that first bite, set a timer for 20 minutes. Now, savor your meal, eat slower and delay your last bite until the alarm rings. This is the best way to lose weight without going through a complicated diet regimen.

Serve more Fruits and Vegetables

At meal time, try to serve at least 2-3 dishes of fruits and vegetables instead of just one. This way, you'll eat more of them without even trying. As we all know, fruits and vegetables are weight loss foods thus, helping you shed some pounds.

Start your Meals with Soup

Add soup to your meals and take in lesser calories. Soup is especially recommended to be taken in before meals as it slows down your eating time and controls your appetite. Choose a low-sodium soup and add a splash of greens on it. Avoid creamy soups as they are high in fat and calories.

Stack up on Whole Grains

Munching up on whole grain would be an introduction to a healthy eating plan. This is the most recommended among the array of starches as it helps you feel satiated with lesser calories. Also, it is also beneficial for your cholesterol profile.

Get your Smaller Clothes Out

Hang your old dress which you used to love and be sure to place it somewhere you can see on a daily basis. This will keep you motivated to lose weight. So, just when you shed a few pounds take this dress and be proud to be able to wear it again.

Make your Own Pizza

You don't have to rid yourself from your favorite foods. So, instead of ordering an all meat pizza, make your own and choose vegetable toppings. Also, cut down on the cheese. This way, you get to satisfy your cravings without too much of the added fat.

Drink Green Tea

Studies show that drinking green tea might be beneficial in losing weight as it can increase the body's ability to burn calories. Also, you get to enjoy a soothing drink without taking in the added calories. So, make it a habit to drink it before and after weight loss.