Bad Eating Habits: Put A Stop To It

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Doesn’t mean that we put food to our body, everything’s already well. There are also bad eating happens that could have an adverse effect on our health. It’s not too late to reverse your worst habits, though. You can instantly change these ways and start living a happier, healthier life. From eating lunch at a desk to skipping meals – these bad habits are made to be broken.

Learn easy tricks to help you eat better every day.

  1. Rushing Through A Meal

Studies show that when you eat and hit the brakes, taking time to chew and enjoy the food, your brain has more time to register the meal you took and tell you to stop eating.

  1. Eating While Watching TV, Doing Online Shopping

You have to meditate on your meal. People are notably more attentive of how much they’re eating when they pay close attention to their serving sizes. The more TV you watch, the less physical activity you’re getting, increasing your odds of being overweight and developing type 2 diabetes.

  1. Aiming To Be The Perfect Eater

An all-or-nothing technique to eating is too limiting and unrealistic. Instead of thinking of a strict eating plan that doesn’t fit your lifestyle, focus on strategies that you can, with a little work, realistically live with. It’s not good to always deprive yourself.

  1. Eating Too Much Fast Food And Processed Food

Salty and fatty convenience foods are everywhere at the groceries and in commercials.  Decide on for mostly fresh and whole foods and read labels to help make the smartest choices when you do go for more highly processed goods.  Trans fat, often found in fast food, raises ‘bad’ cholesterol and blood fats that contribute to hardening of the arteries, as well as sacking up inflammation. The health benefits of making the switch to healthy food will be immediate and substantial.

  1. Eating Out More Than Twice A Week

Research shows that people who eat out two or more times a week are more expected to gain several pounds per year compared to those who eat out less normally. It’s a good health advice to reserve eating out for special occasions.

  1. Skipping Meals, Particularly Skipping Breakfast

You might think that skipping breakfast—a whole meal!—would help you cut calories, but the research says that eating breakfast can better help you lose weight. Skipping the first meal of the day can have serious penalty for your weight, your energy levels, and even your blood sugar. Because you’re re-fueling your body early in the day, you’ll also have more power in the morning. You may discover that you start to control your weight more easily, too.

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Don’t let your desire to lose weight create unhealthy eating habits! What you need is  healthy lifestyle that takes time to be learned. It’s easier said than done, but with a little practice and discipline, you can learn to organize your calorie intake without feeling deprived.

Anyone who struggles with food and eating can fall into habits that may lead to what professionals call disordered eating. Disordered eating can take many forms, ranging from unhealthy eating habits that keep you from losing weight to binge eating disorder, bulimia, or anorexia.

Your goal should be moderation, not perfection.

If you have any other bad habits that aren’t on the list – share it with us by commenting below!

References:

http://www.besthealthmag.ca/best-eats/healthy-eating/the-8-worst-eating-habits#rAMuH5PkuslJsGDS.97

http://www.webmd.com/diet/obesity/avoid-unhealthy-eating-habits

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