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How to eat carbohydrates and not get better
Your girlfriend eats pasta at night and doesn’t get better by a gram, and you follow a variety of diets, but get fat anyway. Life hacker understands why this happens,…

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Why you need to go on a diet right now
It is worth starting to monitor nutrition today, because then it will be too late. What are our chances to lose weight Earn extra weight is easy, make yourself obese…

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How to cook 7 dishes in half an hour and eat right the whole week
Of course, everyone would like to eat right during the day. But if you forgot to put fresh vegetables in a container and take sliced ​​vegetables with you, and a…

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Goodbye breakfast: refusing a morning meal is not so bad

Is breakfast the most important meal? And is it true that a morning meal helps us maintain normal weight? The basis of the rule “eat breakfast yourself” is based on cultural traditions, scientific research and, to a large extent, marketing of cereal producers.

One of the earliest breakfast studies was done in the 1960s in California’s Alameda County. Scientists recorded the daily habits of local residents, such as breakfast, good sleep and regular exercise, and looked for connections between them, health status and longevity. Continue reading

How companies profit from our desire to eat healthy foods

Not all manufacturers of organic products are ready to incur additional costs, therefore they are forced to use the same stabilizers and preservatives as in conventional products.

A healthy lifestyle has become a global trend followed by millions of people. And where there are millions, there are business sharks who want to collect several dollars from each of these millions. Having caught consumers’ demand for healthy and quality food, they sometimes offer us just fakes, wrapped in colorful wrappers with inscriptions for health benefits. In this article, you will learn about those products that many consider healthy food, but they are actually not.

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11 diet myths to stop believing in

Nutrition stereotypes that scientists have long disproved.

1. There are special products that make you lose weight or get fat
Information about Energy Balance affects weight changes. the difference between calories eaten and burned. It’s not so important what products you get energy from. You can get better on a strict diet of chicken breast and brown rice, if you really eat a lot of them, and lose weight on burgers.

The magic pill also will not be products with the so-called negative calorie content. These usually include cucumbers, cabbage, celery. Allegedly, the body spends more energy on its processing than it receives. The theory of negative calorie content is not confirmed by science. No matter how few calories are contained in the product, the body spends on its digestion of 3-30% Can food have negative calories? from its energy value. Continue reading

Everything You Wanted to Know About Nutrition

Surprisingly, a lot of people have no idea how to eat. All other species on Earth do not experience such difficulties. Our ancestors must also have known what was, until our too large brain complicated everything. And now we are the only species that doubts the “correctness” of the diet.

We are constantly confused by bloated headlines, echo cameras, and profiteers who are happy to cash in on fast food and trendy diets. As a result, proper nutrition is given with such difficulty, not because it is so complicated, but because it is difficult for us to make a choice in his favor. Continue reading

What to take for lunch at the office, except for salad

Today we offer you a selection of recipes for healthy meals that you can take with you to the office. Just test next week. It will be delicious!

By the way, you can not only take these office lunches with you, but also cook them in the office kitchen, if any.

Recipe number 1. Burrito in a plate
Burrito in a plate

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¼ cups of canned or boiled beans;
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How companies profit from our desire to eat healthy foods
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An analysis of the results of the 5 largest studies comparing mortality among more than 76,000 vegetarians and non-vegetarians with similar lifestyles showed that mortality among vegetarians from coronary heart…

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How to distinguish quality olive oil from counterfeit?
To date, olive oil has become widespread among Russian consumers as one of the most useful vegetable oils. It is the best source of monounsaturated fatty acids among all vegetable…

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