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Losing Weight Too Fast And Too Much Causes This
Can joint pain cause loss of appetite? I feel too sick to eat so i've been living off smoothies but i'm still losing weight fast.
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
Is it true that losing weight too fast is not good for you? And if i weigh 247 now how much weight should I lose a week in order to be 185 by febuary?
Losing weight too fast? Stopped eating meat and sweets. 3 meals a day, no snacks. Eating fruits, veggies, eggs, beans. Losing 5 lbs per wk. Goal 20.
Weight loss: No, sounds great. Stick with your goal. Upcoming weeks may slow the rate of loss--that is normal. ...Read more
Fast diets usually : Aren't healthy diets. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Get in at least 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day. Avoid excess junk carbs and fats. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio ; weight training. You can mix ; match different kinds of exercise. ...Read more
Join a group: Have a buddy or a group to be accountable to and give you emotional support will help you to stay on track. If you make a mistake, or cheat, don't use that as an excuse to blow off the entire day. Forgive yourself and get back on track. Eat whole foods. Avoid processed foods made from white flour. No soda or juice. Don't skip meals. ...Read more
Consider working w a: nutritionist. Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio & weight training. ...Read more
See Dr., then eat...: If one is truly underweight (based on height, family background, and body type), a dr. Can evaluate for a hormonal, digestive, or other disorder. If no medical cause is found, then one can add weight by eating more calories of nutritious foods, while also doing weight-training to increase muscle. Proteins: egg white, chicken breast, salmon, ... Better fats: olive oil, peanuts, almonds, tofu, .... ...Read more
Many factors: This is definitely something that should be assessed by a clinician. There are many factors that can effect weight loss such as increased activity, decreased food intake, hormonal imbalances, infections, intestinal disorders, medications, drugs, tumors..... ...Read more