Category Archives for "Diet & Food"

Ketogenic Diet Food List: The Best and Worst Ketogenic Foods

The ketogenic diet is about forcing your body to switch from burning glucose for energy to burning stored carbohydrates.   If you abruptly slash your intake from carbohydrates (sugars), the body will enter a state known as “ketosis” in about two weeks. Many people claim weight loss in as little as two weeks under the ketogenic […]

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Why Your Diet May Not Be Working

Jennifer, a middle-aged single mother with one six-year-old daughter, has been skipping sweets for a few weeks now. She’s also become a stickler for portion control. She feels as if she’s eating less than ever, and she’s been diligently exercising for an hour at a time at least four days a week. Yet, she hasn’t […]

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What Is A Balanced Diet?

A good diet is important for good health. A healthy and varied diet can help to maintain a healthy body weight, enhance general wellbeing and reduce the risk of a number of diseases including heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes and osteoporosis. A healthy diet consist of four main categories of foods – of course there […]

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Weight Loss And The Proper Nutrition

Approaching the matter of nutrition and weight loss, we have to emphasize the two basic issues that nutrition itself is a culture of eating proper food in a proper manner. Let’s start with the first, proper food. All cells and tissues in our body are formed by the food we eat. And also food is […]

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Adopting A Low Carb Diet

Diets have appeared in many different forms, especially fad diets. Among the problems with these fad diets is that as well as often leaving you feeling very hungry they can also be unhealthy and only work for a short space of time. Research has indicated that the most effective diets are those that can be […]

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