Simple Principles To Stay A Healthy Weight

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Know what you are eating

Learn to read food labels so you know exactly what you are putting into your body.

Drink Water

You should drink a large glass of water on rising and before every meal. 

Say goodbye to refined flours and grains

Replace all white flour and refined grains with healthy alternatives such as coconut flour, LSA, quinoa and freekah.

No more sugar or artificial sweetener

We know that sugar is bad for us, but did you know that studies have found that those who choose “sugar free” products will just consume this sugar else where in their diet.

High Protein

Protein is essential for growth, maintenance and repair of all our body tissues.  Not to mention its filling capabilities, fill up on high protein rather than high carbohydrate and fat.  Protein has less calories per gram then the energy rich alternatives.

Eat Breakfast

Yes, everyday we must eat breakfast to kick-start our metabolism and give ourselves the much needed energy our body requires to take on the day.

Get enough sleep

Our body needs to get 7-8 hours of rest every night.  The restorative process our body goes through every night are essential, think about how bad you feel all day on 2 hours sleep.

No more white foods

No more white bread, potatoes, sugar,  chips, biscuits etc.  Yes this is a big commitment, one your digestive system will certainly thank you for.

Eat until you are satisfied, not full

Don’t go to bed on an unbearably full stomach; eat until you are satisfied.

Splurge, once a week

Having a splurge or cheat meal once a week will keep you falling off the wagon, also it will prevent having regrettable cheat days!



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