12 doctors weighed in:
Why is breakfast so important?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
8 doctors agree
In brief: Metabolism
If you skip meals, your body becomes good at 'holding' and protecting calories.
It doesnt know when the next meal will be. Eating small meals all day keeps metabolism running smoothly.

In brief: Metabolism
If you skip meals, your body becomes good at 'holding' and protecting calories.
It doesnt know when the next meal will be. Eating small meals all day keeps metabolism running smoothly.
Dr. George Valdez
Dr. George Valdez
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Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: Metabolism
To break the fasting state from overnight.
The longer you wait before eating your first meal, the more of a starved state you have and the first food your body sees it will try to store as fat...

In brief: Metabolism
To break the fasting state from overnight.
The longer you wait before eating your first meal, the more of a starved state you have and the first food your body sees it will try to store as fat...
Dr. David Wyatt
Dr. David Wyatt
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: To give you energy
After a nights sleep, when you have not eated for 8 hours or more, your body is in "power saver" mode.
Eating will help you wake up and have more energy.

In brief: To give you energy
After a nights sleep, when you have not eated for 8 hours or more, your body is in "power saver" mode.
Eating will help you wake up and have more energy.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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