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How to lose weight quickly?

How to lose weight quickly?

The smart way.: To lose weight insure that calories burned exceed calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 ounce glasses of water per day. Aim for at least 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day. Use whole grain when possible. Avoid sodas, alcohol & junk carbohydrates. Get in a good mix of aerobic & weight lifting exercises. ...Read more

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Lose Weight (Definition)

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


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How to lose weight quickly?

How to lose weight quickly?

No healthy way: There is no healthy way to lose weight quickly. Extremely low calorie diets don't work, because such diets cannot be continued for long, and the dieters gain their weight right back. A person needing to lose a lot of weight should be evaluated by her doctor to be sure there are not medical conditions related to her obesity. Together, they can plan to lose 1-1.5 lbs/wk which is 50-80 lbs in a year! ...Read more

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How to lose weight quickly?

How to lose weight quickly?

Tricky: First wt (lb) x 10 = calories used 4000 calories net in or out is a pound gained/lost. Eat less,exercise more. Learn from mistakes on why that didn't work out. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1775472781/1708440999?token=378a5145 It isn't possible to lose a lot of weight immediately. The energy has to go somewhere and it takes time to moblize it. ...Read more

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How to lose weight sooner?

How to lose weight sooner?

Low carb diet: I've found a low carb (no starch or sugar) ketogenic diet containing about 60+ grams is protein and below 40 grams of carbohydrate along with mild exercise the most effective for weight, fat and girth loss. If you get in mild ketosis which is fat burning state your hunger level will be very little. ...Read more

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How to lose weight quickly.

How to lose weight quickly.

Eat fewer calories: Our bodies are in balance. If we eat more calories than we use, we gain weight. If we eat FEWER calories than we use, we lose weight. (People who stay the same weight eat more than they use on some days, and less than they use on other days... but it averages out over time, so that they are eating and using the same number of calories.) Eating FEWER calories than needed, will cause weight loss. ...Read more

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How to lose weight without exercise?

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How to lose weight without exercise?

Exercise weight loss: It is very difficult to loose weight without exercise. Exercise increases your metabolic rate. That enables you to burn more calories. Weight loss is a balance of calories in versus calories out. 500 less calories a day means 1 lb of weight loss at the end of the week. If you aren't going to exercise, it depends entirely on your diet. You could cut out soda, bread, rice, pasta, and get a headstart ...Read more

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How to lose weight faster?

How to lose weight faster?

No such thing ??: With out spoiling your health there is no fast way to loose weight , you have to loose progressively , by consuming less calories, eating good health food with vitamins with all minerals , regular progressive exercises.To get rid of 1 lb of fat you have to burn 3500 cal , now you calculate how many lbs you want to loose and run to the gum right now. ...Read more

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How to lose some weight quickly.

How to lose some weight quickly.

How quickly?: Eat a balanced breakfast- egg,yogurt,fruit & oatmeal Last meal before 6PM.Small frequent meals. Plenty of water,nuts,vegetables of various colours. Salad/salmon diet-Refer to drhoffman.com 30 min exercise-walking,stretching,yoga,Zumba- any movements.No need for gym. Avoid all artificial sweeteners- use stevia ...Read more

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How to lose weight superfast?

How to lose weight superfast?

Superfast isn't: usually recommended. To lose weight insure that calories burned > calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 oz glasses of water per day. Try for 8 hours of sleep/night. Aim for at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 servings of fruit per day. Use whole grain when possible. Avoid sodas, alcohol & junk carbohydrates. Get in a good mix of aerobic & weight lifting exercises. ...Read more

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How to lose weight permanently?

How to lose weight permanently?

Eat less & exercise: The key to losing weight is not a temporary diet but permanent changes. Sugars & simple carbs from grains esp. Cause weight gain. I like dr. Furhman's diet: http://www.Drfuhrman.Com/library/what-is-a-nutritarian-diet.Aspx dr. Weil has useful info: www.Huffingtonpost.Com/andrew-weil-md/carbohydrates-weight-loss_b_1937312.Html- see his "discuss that" link in his article. Exercise is also important! ...Read more

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How to lose weight and maintain that weight effectively?

How to lose weight and maintain that weight effectively?

Must stay in balance: Our bodies are in a simple state of balance. If we eat more calories than we use, we gain weight. If we eat fewer calories than we use, we lose weight. So, people who stay the same weight eat more than they use on some days, and less than they use on other days . . . But it averages out over time, so that they are eating & using the same number of calories. That's why their weights are maintained. ...Read more

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How to lose weight safely?

How to lose weight safely?

See Dr. and eat less: Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and leafy lettuce (little or no salad dressing). When shopping for fruits, buy small ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits have sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, but do avoid sugar and simple starch calories. ...Read more

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How to lose weight without exercising?

It's simple: If you want to lose weight without exercise, you have to burn more calories than you eat daily. People who exercise burn lots of calories. You will gain weight if you continue to eat normally and do not exercise. You don't have to exercise to lose weight. You just have to eat less calories than you burn on a daily basis. Garbage in, garbage out. We all eat more than we need! good luck. ...Read more

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How to lose weight?

How to lose weight?

Diet & exercise: Make sure you exercise 90 minutes a day, don't skip meals, avoid soda, juice, dairy, alcohol and fried foods. Eat a healthy well balanced diet! also water, organic vegetable broth, green leafy vegetables, natural pickles, apples are great to fill you up so you dont feel hungry and they are very low in calories. ...Read more

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How to lose weight?

How to lose weight?

Eat less & exercise: The key to losing weight is to eat less, but not all calories are created equal. Sugars & simple carbs from grains esp cause weight gain. I like dr. Furhman's diet: www.Drfuhrman.Com/library/foodpyramid.Aspx dr. Weil has useful info: www.Huffingtonpost.Com/andrew-weil-md/carbohydrates-weight-loss_b_1937312.Html- see his "discuss that" link in his article. Exercise is also important. Good luck! ...Read more

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How to lose weight?

Diet and Exercise: Diet you need to cut down the total calories which depends on how much you need to loose also you need proper eating habits.Cut down on carbohydrates, simple sugars to be eliminated, reduce other carbs, reduce fat intake.Diet including high fiber, fresh fruits and vegetables exercise at least 4to5 days a week. ...Read more

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How to lose weight?

More activity!: Tough question. But the best answer is to decrease calorie intake and increase physical activity. Building more muscle helps, too, in that muscles require more calories to work! look for lower fat foods that are high in protein and fiber. For many people, eating more fruits and vegetables is a simple way to get additional nutrients and fiber - and to fill you up. Good luck. ...Read more

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How to lose weight?

How to lose weight?

Losing weight: 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

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How to lose weight?

How to lose weight?

Healthy foods!: Eat fresh real food, not food from packages or mixes. Organic food, free of pesticides, is ideal. Eat brightly colored fruits and vegetables. If you eat meat, use it as a seasoning, rather than the main course. Avoid fried foods and sugar (added sugar, sugared drinks, alcohol, anything with high fructose corn syrup). Shop in the perimeter of the grocery store where the fresh products are located. ...Read more

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How do I lose weight?

How do I lose weight?

Think long-term: There's more than 1 way, and in the end you want things that you can sustain over the long hall. Some goals: small meals every 3-4 hrs, no skipping meals, make colorful veggies the main part of each meal, use lean meats & protein sources, avoid fast food & soda, greatly limit juice, drink mostly water, eat fish 2-3x/wk, and exercise 5x/wk. Try starting with 1 thing & gradually add others. ...Read more

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