You managed to stick with your New Year’s fitness routine all the way through January — congratulations, by the way — but you haven’t seen the scale budge. It might be time to look at what you eat and whether you have a realistic view of that. Weight loss is a result of creating calorie deficits, which can be done by calorie cutting on the food side and increased energy expenditure on the exercise side. But there is a human tendency to overestimate how many calories we burn during exercising, while underestimating the number of calories we consume. It’s time to introduce yourself to the concept of exercise equivalents — the amount of exercise needed to burn roughly the same number of calories in a food item. Keep in mind that these are rough values, and that an occasional indulgence needn’t be followed with wind sprints. The best way to think of exercise equivalents is as a tool that can “help make us more aware of what we put into our … [Read more...] about Working out but not losing weight? Check exercise equivalents
Working out and not losing weight
Sure, Jenna Jameson makes the keto diet look like a damn breeze (girl has lost 80 pounds since starting the keto in April).So why the heck are you not losing weight on keto? You've cut down on carbs and loaded up on bacon, cheese, and avocados, but the scale still isn't moving—what gives?Turns out, there are tons of reasons why you might not be seeing the scale move on keto. Here's why you might not be losing as much weight as you'd like on the keto diet—and how to get those numbers moving in the right direction again. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below 1. You're eating too many calories...Yes, the keto diet lets you have meat, cheese, and butter—but that doesn't mean you can eat as much of it as you want to. "Getting in more calories than your body requires from food can hinder weight-loss efforts no matter the type of food eaten or ratio of foods," says Rahaf Al Bochi, R.D., L.D., owner of Olive Tree Nutrition and spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition … [Read more...] about 8 Reasons Why You’re Not Losing Weight On The Keto Diet
× Food & Drink Home & Living Money Parenting Relationships Style & Beauty Travel Wellness Work/Life Finds MORE FROM HUFFPOST News Politics Entertainment Communities Opinion HuffPost Personal Videos ©2018 Oath Inc. All rights reserved. HuffPost News × Why Am I Not Losing Weight? Wellness Experts explain the most common reasons you're hitting a plateau and what to do. By Nicole Pajer 11/07/2018 11:05am ET You’re hitting the gym on a regular basis and doing your best to eat green salads in lieu of cheeseburgers, yet your pant size is relatively remaining the same. What gives? If you’ve been finding it difficult to lose weight lately, there’s probably an explanation ― and, most importantly, a solution. There are a few key steps that you can take that can get you on the path to achieving your health goals. Below is a breakdown of why you might be hitting a plateau as well as … [Read more...] about Why Am I Not Losing Weight?
0 Comments 8 sneaky reasons you might not be losing weight BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Ultimately, the theory of weight-loss is relatively straight forward... https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/health/8-sneaky-reasons-you-might-not-be-losing-weight-36912378.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/features/article36912410.ece/445bc/AUTOCROP/h342/2016-12-30_lif_27446359_I1.JPG Email Ultimately, the theory of weight-loss is relatively straight forward... It's Calories In Vs. Calories out. Calories aren't the only thing that matters when it comes to the liklihood of diet success, but when it comes to down to it, calories are the most important thing. In short, the only way of successfully losing weight is by creating a calorie deficit (i.e. burning off more calories than you're taking in,) however, when we find we're not losing weight, it's a little too easy just to say "You're eating too much!" Yes, that is still very often the case, but there are many different reasons why … [Read more...] about 8 sneaky reasons you might not be losing weight
Sally Donnelly spent years missing out on family memories, and she just felt “horrible.” But now that she has lost 68 pounds over the last year, that will all change in July.“I have a 14-year-old grandson and he lives in Texas. When he would come up in the summer, I was too heavy to really enjoy going out, swimming, fishing and doing all the things that I know I was capable of doing, but couldn’t in my body. So, he hasn’t seen me since last summer. I won’t show him a picture of me, I won’t FaceTime with him. I won’t do anything because he is just going to be so shocked when he arrives in July. And I will be able to do the things I couldn’t do with him before,” said the 63-year-old Somers Point woman.Not being able to interact with family devastated Donnelly.“I would sit. I would stay home. Everybody went to the beach. I wouldn’t go to the beach. My boys would say, ‘Mom, everybody goes, it doesn’t … [Read more...] about Seeing grandson keeps grandmother motivated to lose weight