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How Can I Walk Around My Backyard To 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. ...Read more
Many people resolve to lose weight in the New Year for different reasons. For those who are overweight or obese, there are many health benefits to losing weight. It can help decrease your chances of developing diseases including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, and even certain types of cancer. Low-calorie diets combined with increased physical activity are thought to be most effective long term. The healthiest weight loss regimen, therefore, is one that consists of making lifestyle changes that incorporate a balanced diet ...Read more
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. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
That depends: You burn about 100 calories per mile that you walk. How fast are you walking? If you walk 3 miles in a day - you can burn about 300 calories. You need to burn about 3, 500 calories to lose one pound. So - it is possible to lose weight if you are burning more calories than you are taking in. ...Read more
Nutrition & exercise: Best way to lose weight is slowly over time. Don't plan on dramatic loss. Change your eating habits. Research DASH, Mediterranean & vegetarian diets (most studies demonstrating health benefits). Develop habit of doing something every day, even if only for a few minutes. Gradually build up duration & intensity. Check w/your Family Doc to make sure you're otherwise healthy. Good luck! ...Read more
In the mornings I walk/exercise without out eating for 1 hour. Will keeping this up help me lose weight?
Exercise timing/wt: Early am exercise on empty stomach is very good for you. But for for optimal weight loss you need to be acive the whole day. Don't be sedentary for the rest of the day. If you are moving around durng the day, you can use upto an extra 500 calories. It does not have to be strenuous exercise all day. Just be on the move. Teh msot you sit downa t a time for should not be more than 30 minutes. ...Read more
What to do if I am fat. If I also walk/ride bike & eat lean cuisines with these pills will lose weight quickly?
To Lose Weight:
I commend you for your actions of walk/ride bike & eat lean cuisines
Respect yourself. Do not say-I am Fat
SAY-I WANT TO BE FIT
Do Stair climbing, Hike on a hill, Resistance training program in a Gym
Running, Aerobic dancing, Swimming
See Nutritionist for 1500 calorie/day diet, gradually decrease
It is not WHAT you eat, IT IS WHAT is eating you
See a Psychiatrist for coping with stressors, ...Read more
What do you advise if I'm trying to lose weight, I walk everyday but I don't do any major exercise. Can I still lose weight?
I lost 3 kgs in 4 days without eating anything nd doing walk for 1hour daily. How did I lose weight in just 4 days? Is it ok to lose weight like this?
Constant degrading &: Rebuilding=inherent for all living creatures, a fundamental reason all living creatures consume "stuff" as food, not just for energy but to replace atoms/molecules which have been removed in the normal processes of staying alive as highly organized creatures built from & utilizing changing matter from outside. Primary body mass=water (~60%), using fat to organize into water droplets (cells), etc. ...Read more
Hi, I'm 42 Can you tell me how beneficial walking is when trying to lose weight? I walk approximately 12 miles a week. How soon can I expect results?
Walking is GREAT!: You burn about 100 calories per mile and it takes 3, 500 calories to lose a pound. Results will depend on how many calories you burn versus how many you eat. ...Read more
Yesterday I strapped on a pedometer and found that I walked more than 16000 steps at 3.5 kph. If I walk this much daily will this help me lose weight?
Mix it up: Sure will! Hiking is really great in resetting your body for health and controlling your appetite. However, with time expended and same effect on same joints everyday, you might want to vary activities and perhaps get a personal trainer who can find more efficient use of time. ...Read more
Intensity N duration: The more intensive the work-out/running and longer time will burn more calories. Alternating between jog/walk/sprint provide good balance of cardiovascular and wt management benefits. Start out easy and increase overtime. Chose methods that fit your lifestyle/work/family--living healthy is a life-time commitment. Eat well/sleep well and exercise regularly. See doc regularly too. Good luck. ...Read more
Depends on caloric: Intake ; desired rate of loss. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Cal burned must > cal consumed. Do both cardio ; weight training. You can mix ; match different kinds of physical exercise. This site determines cal burned for > 100 activities: http://www. Prohealth. Com/weightloss/tools/exercise/calculator1_2.Cfm. ...Read more
Probably: Vegetarianism actually works as a method of weight loss because the stuff you eat doesn't taste as good and there's less tendency to overeat. It's actually a smart move, but if you do become a vegetarian, you'll want to supplement or you'll ruin your health. Your physician is your best guide here. ...Read more
I'm just wondering, if you are disabled and can't walk and are overweight how do you lose weight?
I walk a mile, take a 30min break, followed by 60min of yoga. I'm tryin to lose weight and get in shape. Is it bad to do this everyday?
Not in my opinion: As long as you are generally healthy I think you will be fine. Watch the fried and junk foods as they are empty calories. If you can walk the mile easily try shortening the time or increasing the distance. ...Read more
How can I lose the weight from Lyrica. I walk 5km every day, eat very little and still cant lose weight. It is a great drug. Many Thanks?
I have lost 33 lbs since march... I continually seem to lose weight. No fried foods...No white bread or pastas. I only walk about three miles a week. Is that normal to lose 3-5 lbs a wk or is there something wrong with me?
No: U have to be checked for thyroid dis. ...Read more
If I walk for one hour on a treadmill at least five days a week will that help me to lose weight?
How is it possible for me to lose weight while I'm having lower back problem's and can't walk very well/ in pain?
Options: Exercise to help with the back may be the first step, and gentle steps using water therapy can help. Obviously try to focus on a healthy diet including anti-inflammatory type foods which might also help. Starting to feel healthier overall might be the best first step. Work with a good trainer or pt to guide possible exercises for all. ...Read more
What do you suggest if I am fat. If I also walk/ride bike & eat lean cuisines with diet pills will lose weight quickly?
Lifestyle: Hi. Firstly, live right: healthy diet and regular exercise. Normal American society works against you: worthless fast food, too much of it, labor-saving devices so we can live with barely moving a muscle, etc. There are FDA-approved drugs to help with healthy lifestyle (Qsymia (phentermine and topiramate) & Belviq). If you're a type 2 diabetic, GLP-1 analogs and SGLT2 inhibitors can help with weight loss and help control T2DM ...Read more
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