Celebrity mums often attribute their post-baby weight loss to breastfeeding. Although breastfeeding does help burn about 500 calories a day, the body craves those calories to be replaced. Weight loss results from breastfeeding may be able to be seen three months postpartum, but every woman is different and there’s no definite proof that breastfeeding will always lead to weight loss. Seems like every time a celebrity has a child, they’re back to their pre-baby weight in a matter of weeks, thanks to a team of trainers and “the magic of breastfeeding.” Christina Aguilera told People magazine of the phenomenon, “I think they say that when you’re breastfeeding, your weight kind of slims down. It’s a little easier. It’s like a workout within itself.” Victoria’s Secret model Alessandra Ambrosio and reality TV star Khloe Kardashian both attributed a combination of working out and breastfeeding to their post-baby weight loss … [Read more...] about Breastfeeding doesn’t guarantee weight loss. Here’s what you should know.
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Jan 01, 6:22 PM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Media & Culture By Rebecka Schumann @RebeckaSchumann 01/01/19 AT 12:00 PM If your New Year’s resolution revolves around getting fit and losing weight without dieting, you may be in for a tougher battle than expected. It turns out, just exercising alone likely won’t result in weight loss.A study from Arizona State University, as reported by Cosmopolitan in 2014, studied 81 healthy women. For the test, the participants work out 30 minutes a day, three times a week for 12 weeks. Despite their rigorous workouts, the women, who were told to eat as they normally would during the experiment, did not lose weight. Instead, results showed that nearly 70 percent of the women gained weight during the study, with most of the weight coming from pure body fat.So, what should those who want to lose weight do? According to Shawn M. Talbott, a nutritional biochemist … [Read more...] about Does Exercise Work Without Dieting? Why New Year’s Weight Loss Is Hard
Following a low-carb diet means consuming little to no carbohydrates, which in turn increases the number of fats and proteins you’ll consume in your diet. Not eating enough or eating too much are two reasons you may be struggling to lose weight on a low-carb diet. Falling for the low-carb or sugar-free labels, or setting unrealistic expectations for yourself may be why you’re struggling to lose weight on a low-carb diet. Few things are quite as complex as weight loss and it doesn’t help that so many people have preconceived notions of what it takes to lose weight and keep the weight off. But despite all that we may feel like we know about losing weight, we don’t always have all the facts, especially when it comes to popular diets like the low-carb diet. Maybe you’ve been giving the low-carb diet some thought, or maybe you’ve been sticking with it for months with little results. Either way, there are several reasons you’re not losing … [Read more...] about 8 reasons you’re not losing weight on a low-carb diet
Eliminating entire food groups you enjoy while you’re trying to lose weight may cause problems down the road. Not getting enough water or sleep can impede your weight loss efforts. Goals that are too extreme can sabotage your weight loss. Weight loss can be complicated and sometimes it can be tough to figure out what’s working for you and what isn’t. Although there are many reasons the number on the scale might not be budging, there are some subtle ways you could be sabotaging your weight loss efforts without even realising it. Here are some subtle ways you could be sabotaging your weight loss efforts. You’re expecting perfection. Many people start a new routine with big goals in mind, usually to lose a very specific number of pounds. And, like certified personal trainer Katie Dunlop, told INSIDER, that goal is usually very lofty. “You expect results, and you want them right away, but good things take time,” she said. Her recommendation? Try … [Read more...] about 10 little ways you’re sabotaging your weight-loss efforts
Erin Brodwin, provided by Published 6:54 am, Thursday, May 10, 2018 Melia Robinson/Business Insider Sami Inkinen, who founded the Silicon Valley real-estate company Trulia, recently moved into healthcare with a startup called Virta Health. Virta makes a bold claim that its medication-free approach can reverse Type 2 diabetes. Patients enrolled in the Virta Health system get access to specialists via smartphone and are prompted to follow a ketogenic diet. Inkinen hopes to eventually expand Virta to tackle other conditions beyond diabetes. Sami Inkinen, the founder of the real-estate startup Trulia, recently took an approach to his health that's increasingly common in the Silicon Valley startup world: He got sick, got better, then made it his mission to help other people follow in his footsteps. Business Channel Now Playing: Now Playing Uber's Autopilot Challenges On the Road and In the Air Cheddar TV Robotic Arm Picks Up Objects Using Image Processing … [Read more...] about A new health startup boldly claims to reverse diabetes without drugs, and Silicon Valley’s favorite diet is a big part of it