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Cardio for weight loss

Cardio (aerobic exercise) is traditionally associated with weight loss, but this is one of the biggest misconceptions in fitness. Not knowing this, people walk for hours on the treadmill to get rid of excess fat, but it works not. Opinions about cardio for weight loss the most controversial, however, I came across a wonderful article by Steven Shaw and couldn’t resist to partially translate it. In his article, Steve is responsible for all matters concerning aerobic activity.

How much cardio is necessary for fat loss?

Many of you probably would say that a lot. Most would answer quite specifically, for example, 25-30 minutes 3-5 times/week. The correct answer is not here, because you don’t need cardio to burn fat. Let’s look at why.

What is cardio?

Aerobic exercise eyes losing weight looks like a set of light or moderate Continue reading

Rest after exercise

Beginners in fitness have prejudice: muscle pain is an indicator of the effectiveness of the workout. They are ready to spend all your time in the gym, exercising to exhaustion. Only instead of a beautiful muscular relief is the result of “productive training” becomes something nobody expected — poor health and the inability to transcend the normal flight of stairs. Not to cause harm to the body, pay attention to the replenishment of spent forces. Here are some ways to restore, that may be appropriate.

Fitness nutrition

During training you are actively burn proteins and carbohydrates needed for muscle growth. To replenish nutrients and to stimulate muscle protein synthesis immediately Continue reading

How to lose weight

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I want to record some of their ideas about the key principles of weight loss. I was able to shed 12 pounds and get in good physical shape. and not to gain weight again in the course of the term, sufficient to be considered a permanent relief. So what I now write is tested by me in practice. Characteristically, these principles I have formulated for myself before the start of the process, not retroactively. I suspect that at some parts they may differ from the advice of nutritionists, because my

main focus is not on speed, but on the consistency of the result. So, from here.

Principle 1:

“Any technique to lose weight quickly is wrong in its essence.”

Now everywhere you can read the flyers: “a New technique! Reset 5+ pounds in a week!” Some of them probably even do what they promise. But the problem here is that in this case, to preserve their gains after the success almost impossible. The body – thing balanced, if sharply and quickly move it from the current balance, it naturally Continue reading

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