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How to lose weight by walking?

How to lose weight by walking?

20 min or more: Walk atleast 20 min and slowly build up for weight loss.

Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Is it possible to lose weight by walking an hour a day?

Is it possible to lose weight by walking an hour a day?

Walking off weight: Hours! Weight loss needs caloric reduction as well! Try starting with 30minutes of walking and adding a minute every walk to build up to over an hour. If you are already walking over an hour, carry a back back or weights.

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Can you lose weight by walking in the winter the same as in the summer time?

Can you lose weight by walking in the winter the same as in the summer time?

Walking is a good: exercise any time of year. You will sweat more in the summer so that may make it marginally more beneficial. Peace and good health.

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Is it possible to lose weight by walking/ jogging 4 miles a day. I keep reading articles saying you do not.

Is it possible to lose weight by walking/ jogging 4 miles a day. I keep reading articles saying you do not.

Depends: That is excellent exercise especially if you did 2 miles twice a day. If you combine that with 6 healthy meals, a good night sleep, and stress reduction and persist at it you certainly are likely to lose weight and gain muscle. Read kelly mcgonigal's the will power instinct, 2012 to increase your ability to stay on a healthy path.

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Hola. Is it good to lose weight by walking. With respect to the diet. Is it a good sport or not. And what about the timing. Thx all?

Hola. Is it good to lose weight by walking. With respect to the diet. Is it a good sport or not. And what about the timing. Thx all?

Yes!: Google 10, 000 steps a day. There's a multitude of info out there regarding the benefits of walking. If you use a walking program for weight loss you must be up to 15, 000 steps a day. Get a pedometer!

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Is it possible to lose weight by walking using only treadmill for 1 hour daily, with healthy diet & avoid fried items, high fat & carbohydrates?

Is it possible to lose weight by walking using only treadmill for 1 hour daily, with healthy diet & avoid fried items, high fat & carbohydrates?

Yes;No; NotBestFocus: Wt loss simple: reduce food enough, track wt. Daily to 0.1 lb ; verify wt. Going down. However emotions, internal drives ; bogus marketing of false ideas get in the way + priorities keep changing, moment by moment. Food choices 1st - ex. (if not intensive) minor. Study: "how the goverment makes you fat", "why we get fat", eatingacademy. Com, "sugar: the bitter truth", nusi. Org, fatchance. Html, etc.

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Can walking help me lose weight?

Can walking help me lose weight?

Yes: Walking at least 30 min regularly will help loose weight.

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If I walk 90 min. Will I lose weight?

If I walk 90 min. Will I lose weight?

Exercise for weight: If you are overeating it is virtually impossible to exercise for weight loss! A typical fast food meal of fries, burger and shake can exceed 1200 calories which, wven with intense exercise would take 6 hours to burn of with just exercise. Exercise control over what you eat.

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Can I lose weight if I walk 3 miles a day?

Can I lose weight if I walk 3 miles a day?

Yes: If your calorie intake remains lower than your calories burned. You will burn roughly 100 calories per mile that you walk.

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Do people generally lose weight by just walking?

Do people generally lose weight by just walking?

That can be done.: It is roughly 100 calories per mile. There are 3, 500 calories per pound. So if you walk 35 miles per week (and keep other issues steady) then you could lose a pound per week. Take care.

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Will walking 2.5 miles a day help me lose weight?

Will walking 2.5 miles a day help me lose weight?

Exercise: That will burn about 250 calories per day. The bottom line is that the calories you burn each day will need to exceed the calories that you consume. I heartily encourage you to do that walking Take care.

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How long do you have to walk a day to lose weight?

How long do you have to walk a day to lose weight?

Walking of weight: Hours! Weight loss needs caloric reduction as well! Try starting with 30minutes of walking and adding a minute every walk to build up to over an hour. If you are already walking over an hour, carry a back back or weights.

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If I walk 2.5 miles 5 days a week will I lose weight?

If I walk 2.5 miles 5 days a week will I lose weight?

Most likely: In reality, it depends on your intake. If you burn more calories than you take in, then you will lose weight. Walking is definitely a good way to burn calories. Be sure to eat a diet low in animal products and processed foods and avoid alcohol and soda. Hope this helps!

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Will I lose weight if I walk 30 minutes a day at 3mph?

Will I lose weight if I walk 30 minutes a day at 3mph?

Yes unless...: Yes, you will almost certainly lose weight over time unless you increase the amount of calories you are consuming. Unfortunately, many people reward themselves with a cookie or similar treat after exercising and wind up consuming more calories than they burn!

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How many miles should I walk (i brisk walk) to lose weight?

No standard.: Use an app 4 ur phone & keep up to date so u don't forget, also apps 2 count ur calories 4 each bite, portion u eat, if the daily in/out r = u will stay the same. By adding more exercise & cutting calories so calories out is >than in u win the greater the negative balance the faster u will loose. Adequate diet, protein & hydration r also important.

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Can you let me know how many miles to walk to lose weight?

Can you let me know how many miles to walk to lose weight?

Miles not the answer: It may help if u do not consume more calories/day. The exercise is good but not enough. U need a healthy diet and b sure u do not increase intake. A structured exercise program as ell as decreased caloric will help. It come of slowly but b patient. And consistent. There r many portable apps 4 phones to keep track of exercise, calories burned as well as calories u consume. Keep log up with exer/bite.

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Is walking a good enough exercise if I'm trying to lose weight?

Is walking a good enough exercise if I'm trying to lose weight?

Yes: It is a great place to start. A brisk walk for 45-60 minutes on a regular basis will greatly enhance your weight loss.

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I am curious as to how many miles a day should I walk to lose weight?

I am curious as to how many miles a day should I walk to lose weight?

It is about 100: Calories per mile (give or take). It takes 3, 500 calories to lose a pound. If you make no changes to your diet - the amount you walk will be determined by the desired rate of weight loss.

Dr. Walter Husar
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Walking (Definition)

Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more