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If you feel as though you are fat and wish to get back into shape there are a number of changes that you can consider implementing. You have got fatter simply because you have either consumed too much food or not done sufficient exercise. These particular areas therefore require consideration.

You really should examine the kinds of food you eat and implement positive modifications to your eating habits. You will clearly need to avoid a lot of your regular types of foods completely. Processed foods are by and large high in calories and most fizzy drinks have very high volumes of artificial sweeteners and should be cut from your diet altogether if possible.

Ideally you need to choose foods that will help you to reduce weight. There are a number of foods that work as natural fat burners and will help you to begin eradicating a percentage of your existing body fat. In addition there are also a number of foods that work as appetite suppressants that will assist you in controling your desire to eat and thus control your calorie intake. If you are able to lower your calorie intake your weight will begin to go down.

There are also a number of foods that are reffered to as having a negative calorie content.

If you can recognise each of these categories of foods and include them as part of your normal diet it will put you well and truly on the road towards losing weight.

Foods that are believed to be Natural Fat Burners

There are a large number of foods that are classified as being natural fat burners. These include many different citrus fruits such as grapefruit, oranges and tangerines. All of these are extremely high in vitamin C and acidity. The acidity of the fruit successfully cuts through the fat which prevents it from being retained by the body. Tomatoes and Kiwi Fruit are also excellent fat burners. Fresh berries including raspberries and blackberries will also burn away fat.

Vegetables that are known to be fat burners include cucumber, onion, carrots and asparagus.

Appetite suppressants

The sorts of foods that are classed as hunger reducers are by and large those that have relatively few calories but are bulky. Excellent examples of this sort of food are leaf vegetables such as cabbage, broccoli and spinnach. You can take on board big portions of these foods but your actual calorie intake will remain relatively low.

Negative calorie foods

It can be fairly hard to appreciate the notion of foods that have a negative calorie content. It is however extremely simple. Some foods such as cabbage, cauliflower, celery and spinach contain a low calorie content. When you consume any kind of foodstuff the actual process of eating uses a certain number of calories. There are however certain foods (for example the ones listed above) that contain less calories than is needed to consume them. This gives rise to the term 'negative calorie'.

To Illustrate this if you were to eat a stick of celery with a calorie content of 50 calories but the action of chewing and digesting that piece of celery needs 75 calories you have actually used up 25 calories more than you have taken on board.

As you have no doubt noticed many of the foods listed fall into more than one category which makes them ideal choices for inclusion into your diet.

If you give careful consideration to the foods you are consuming it is possible to eat well whilst slimming without consuming large amounts of calories. Picking the right sorts of food which allow you to have reasonable sized portions without having a significant calorie content is a far better option than just trying to lower your intake of food.

Diet Pills

Should you require a little additional help with your weight loss program there are various weight reduction pills that you might want to consider. There are fat burners that are formulated to go to work on your existing fat and hunger suppressants that will assist you in controlling your appetite. If you have the desire to find out more about how to lose weight with pills there are a large number of articles on the subject to help you.


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