Cheat meal – what is it and how to do it right

Today, nutritionists and nutrition experts are of the opinion that small and short-term deviations from the diet plan are even useful and can serve as an excellent incentive for rapid weight loss and psychological stress.

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What happens to the body when you become a vegan

Maybe you are a vegetarian and are considering moving to a new, more advanced level of nutrition, or you have eaten meat all your life, but decided to change your diet and switch to plant foods … In any case, veganism is a very serious life change. This is more than just abandoning animal products. The body will encounter certain changes, but do not worry, these are natural and normal processes. Let’s get to know them:

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5 eating habits: nutrition tips

A careful calculation of calories consumed in food is not only one of the toughest ways to stick to a diet, but also the least accurate when it comes to proper, healthy nutrition. When choosing products based on the cherished inscription on the package “only 100 calories”, we forget that they have been processed more than once and can be harmful to us. And completely different thing is natural products. Take the same avocado as an example – it contains a high amount of calories, but they are all rich in nutrients.

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Vegetarianism and a raw food diet – a way to improve the body or a source of irreparable harm?

Everyone knows that vegetarianism as a way of eating excludes animal products from the diet. But most of us have a vague idea of ​​what a raw food diet is. Meanwhile, the answer is obvious. A raw food diet is a way of eating that excludes the consumption of all foods cooked at temperatures above 42 °. Nevertheless, in that case or in another case, the diet is built on the basis of the same principles, we will analyze …

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Fiber and its effects on the body

 It’s worth starting with what fiber is. This is a complex carbohydrate, whose name we often see on useful products that promote a healthy lifestyle. But it is worth asking what exactly is fiber, and many of us will not be able to give a clear answer.

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What happens if you eat garlic every day

Probably everyone has heard about the benefits of garlic. First of all, it is remembered in the cold season, when it is necessary to maintain health, or during an influenza epidemic. After all, garlic has all the known antiviral properties.

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Complex Carbohydrates: Food List

Assortment of products rich of complex carbohydrates. Healthy food on white stone background.

Complex carbohydrates are those substances from which the body draws energy. There are many diets based on the regulation of carbohydrate intake. Tell you about the products that contain them.

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Obesity is a disease of our time

What is said in the title is not an exaggeration. In developed countries, more than half of the adult population are overweight, with about a third suffering from obesity. Every year the situation is getting worse, obesity is “getting younger”, becoming a problem not only for adults, but also for children and adolescents. According to experts of the World Health Organization, the spread of obesity in the world has already reached the scale of the epidemic.

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Diet to improve brain function

All our brain activity, above all, begins with our power. Therefore, the work of the whole organism depends on the correctly selected vitamins for the brain. Each of them contributes to the strengthening of memory, the development of ingenuity and other aspects of the function of thinking. First, let’s look at what vitamins are good for the brain.

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Craving for sweets. How to reduce the consumption of sugar and what to replace?

On the table is a bar of chocolate. A person is not hungry, but imagining how chocolate melts in his mouth, he feels his mouth fill with saliva – there is a craving for sweets and now his hand reaches for the dark brown tile. How does this indescribable craving for sweets arise? There are several reasons. First, a person can not do anything about it, because the preference for sweet is natural – even newly born babies respond to a sweet liquid with a smile.

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