Share this! Share this! Share this! Share this! Been working really hard to lose weight but the numbers on the scale remain the same? Don't worry, the number you see are actually a combination of a lot of different things. The weight that you see on your scale is just everything totaled up, they don't know what the composition is. Here might be some reasons why those numbers remain although your training and diet is in check : 1) Salt Intake - Eating salty food the previous day can cause high level of water [...]
Calories Our bodies need energy to keep us alive and our organs functioning normally. When we eat and drink, we put energy into our bodies. Caloric Maintenance To maintain a stable weight, the energy we put into our bodies must be the same as the energy we use by normal bodily functions and physical activity. An important part of a healthy diet is balancing the energy you put into your bodies with the energy you use. Caloric Surplus A calorie surplus is a state in which you consume more calories than you burn leads to weight gain in [...]
Burning a kilogram of body fat takes up 7700kcal or 3500kcal per pound. Here we share an example of why food intake plays a big role in fat burning. So if you’re trying to burn off your ice-cream you had after lunch or your overestimated weekend ‘cheat meal’, think again. It’s not as simple as that. It is much easier to cut off 500kcal of food intake per day than to run hours on end to burn fat. Remember, you can’t out-exercise a bad diet.