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Eating Retreat

Submitted by on May 27, 2009 – 1:14 pmNo Comment




The most common job done by the people or even creatures all around the world is eating. But one thing very commonly seen is that people seems to live for eating rather than eating for living. Let’s move ahead with some tips to make our eating habit proper and appropriate.

“Make your life good. Invest in what’s real. Cook a meal for someone you love. Pause before reacting. Read something beautiful. Treat yourself to something. Go to a city you’ve never been to. Learn something new. Don’t be lazy. Work out and stick with it. Make it great!”

This is the message conveyed by all the dietician and physical trainers. Have a glimpse on the reasons why the eating diet doesn’t work for the people in the long term.

For the vast majority of people, weight loss diets don’t work in the long run.  And the long run is how we measure effectiveness. The diet effects temporarily and in the long run the lost weight becomes a history. This is a common experience and it actually has some reasons also. Let’s study those reasons.

A major reason weight loss diets don’t work is because a focus on weight loss backfires for most people.  All the diets can teach people how to diet to lose weight most immediately, not how to eat for long-term health and healthy weights. Achieving your weight loss goals should include learning how to eat for long term health benefits.

It can be said that the diet pattern has no problems as such but the way we are treating these diet programs is totally wrong. Generally, with the advice of some dietician, we start restricting our self and earn some good results also. But, later on we just lean the diet in some difficult and stressful situations as the whole diet habit was self controlled. Once you skip the diet, the internal cues makes a rebel and we just surrender against lifelong struggles with eating and they guide our hunger. This frequently leads to developing the habit of emotionally overeating, which won’t help you achieve your weight loss goals.  Studies show restrained eaters tend to overeat in response to difficult situations or emotions such as depression, anxiety and anger.

We encourage mindful eating, which means eating mainly to address physical hunger, being thoughtful about our food choices. It is very important to make a habit of eating only when the full hunger forces us to eat.

If we compare the diet pattern of Americans and the Mediterranean, The Mediterranean Diet is one of the most effective diets out there today. It’s not a weight loss diet.” To achieve your weight loss goals, stay away from diets!

This diet prescribes a healthy and tasty way of eating that people can adopt without feelings of restriction or deprivation, which means they are much more likely to be able to continue it over the long term - which will help them achieve their weight loss goals.

The Mediterranean Diet also provides the good nutrition that’s important to support a healthy lifestyle. The solution to healthy weights is eating well as part of a healthy lifestyle that includes regular physical activity and stress management, in particular to help control emotional overeating.

This type of diet educates Americans on how to eat well. We have in a sense lost our way with healthful eating in the face of busy lifestyles that don’t make a priority of feeding ourselves well.  This has been complicated by weight loss diet rules that confuse people about what healthy eating really is. To achieve your weight loss goals, learn about nutrition and healthy eating!

Mind that, weight loss diet is like an oxygen mask which you can have for emergencies time but the healthy diet and good eating habits are like breathing which is necessity of the life.

So, what your diet is saying, let us just know.


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