Weight Loss and Carbohydrates – The Real Story!

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There can be a lot of confusion on how carbohydrates (carbs) work in the process of weight loss and what effect they have on your body. I thought I would do a little write up on just how they effect the body and what to watch out for when consuming them.

The bottom line is that carbs are needed and they play an essential function to fuel the brain and various important organs like the kidneys. Your digestive system breaks it down into glucose then the pancreas creates insulin to move the glucose from the blood to the cells in your body. Learn how they effect you and make them work for you not against you.

To find out everything there is a full explanation here

I really suggest you know what you’re consuming, it could be the difference between good health, proper weight loss and YES, frustration!!!

Weight Loss and Carbs – No More Confusion

 

How Many Carbs Can You Get Away With?

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Even though Carbohydrates aren’t as evil as they used to be, there are still a good amount of people who won’t let one little bite of bread or pasta pass their lips.

If you happen to be among those who really love carbs (count me in) then you can relax a little.
This article, by a registered dietician clears up the mystery of The Good, Bad and OK Carb!

Here is the link…….

How Many Carbs Can You Get Away With?

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