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Articles related to weight issues

19Aug/11
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Low Carb Diet – Plan you Low Carb Diet

What is a Low Carb Diet?

Low Carb Diets are dietary programs that restrict carbohydrate intake. Low carb diets are usually followed for weight control or for the treatment of obesity. Foods high in digestible carbohydrates such as bread and pasta (or things made from white flour)) are limited or replaced with foods containing a higher percentage of proteins and fats like meat, poultry, fish, shellfish, eggs, cheese, nuts, seeds and peanuts, salads and vegetables. The amount of carbohydrate allowed varies with different low carb diets.

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19Aug/11
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Body Fat – Determine Body Fat Percentage

Body fat

Body fat is often expressed as our “Body Fat Percentage” or “Body Fat Percent.” Body fat percentage is the amount of body-fat-tissue as a percentage of total body weight. If your total body weight is 200 pounds and you have 40 pounds of fat, your body fat percentage is 20 percent
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19Aug/11
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Weight Loss Tips for Women and Men

Obesity has become one of the major medical problems now days in the whole world. Obesity implies the deposition of too much fat in the body. Obesity results when a person ingests more calories than he or she can burn off. If this process happens regularly over a period of time it results in to extra body fat leads to weight gain. Weight gain is often caused by an unhealthy poor dietary intake and lack of work out or exercise. While gaining weight is relatively easy, losing it is often difficult. Mean and women often look for quick weight loss tips. But it must be understood that tips alone cannot help anyone lose weight. It is a combination of balanced diet, exercise and perseverance that can help you lose weight. That is the best weight loss tip for women and men.
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19Aug/11
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Weight Loss Management – Guide for Fast Weight Loss

Obesity has become one of the major medical problems now days in the whole world. Obesity implies the deposition of too much fat in the body. Obesity results when a person ingests more calories than he or she can burn off. If this process happens regularly over a period of time it results in to extra body fat leads to weight gain. Weight gain is often caused by an unhealthy poor dietary intake and lack of work out or exercise. Increased obesity levels have given rise to a booming weight loss industry. The weight loss market is filled with weight loss management gurus and weight loss diet plans. But to lose weight, we must understand the scientific basis for healthy and fast weight loss.
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19Aug/11
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Natural Weight Loss

Natural weight loss refers to a condition when a person loses weight while following his/her routine life-style, without going on a special diet or vigorous exercise routine.

Requirement of natural weight loss

Obesity is a complex multifactorial disease chronic disease that develops from an interaction of social, behavioral, cultural, physiological, and genetic factors. The condition of obesity is chronic, relapsing and neurochemical and involves interaction between host and environment. Overweight and obesity increase the risk of chronic diseases, and impaired quality of life. According to the summery of the NHLBI(2005), the to evidence based recommendations suggests that weight loss is recommended (A) to lower elevated blood pressure in overweight and obese persons with height blood pressure: (B) to lower elevated levels of total cholesterol, low density lipoprotein cholesterol, and triglycerides, and raise low levels of high density lipoprotein cholesterol in overweight and obese persons with dyslipidemia: and (C) to lower elevated  blood glucose levels in overweight and obese persons with type 2 diabetes.
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