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Basal Metabolism Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Basal Metabolism.

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Why Calories Are King

1. What is the most common misconception about calories? I’d say it’s the belief that calories from different foods are worth more or less. It’s true that fats are higher density in calories than protein or carbohydrates. But...  Read more

6 Diet Rules Meant to be Broken

Almost every time we turn on the television or glance at a magazine cover in the supermarket checkout line, we are bombarded with the new weight-loss rules and diet plans. We're constantly given suggestions to drink a special shake, cut out carbs...  Read more

Expert Solutions: Metabolism Mistakes

There is a lot of misinformation out there about dieting and exercise.  People DO want sustainable results, but many can’t judge the difference between quick fixes and the legitimate, permanent strategies for losing weight. Common...  Read more

Kick Your Metabolism Into High Gear!

If you’re reading this, chances are pretty good that you don’t have a metabolism that lets you eat as much as you want without ever gaining an ounce. Maybe (like me) you’re even at the other extreme, where it seems like all you have...  Read more

Plateau Busters - Part 1

We hear it all the time—you changed your habits and lost weight steadily, but after awhile, that progress halted. You’ve been stuck at the same weight for days, weeks, or even months. There’s nothing more frustrating t...  Read more

whey protein to increase metabolism?
Updated 7/25/2015 8:57:01 PM

Hi all, I've been doing some reading about whey protein and its potential to increase metabolism. I have a smoothie every weekday morning with spinach, banana, cashew milk, chia seed and flax, and was thinking of adding a scoop of whey protein p...  Read more

Metabolism Advice- the medicine I take for interst
Updated 7/14/2015 4:19:23 AM

Metabolism Advice- the medicine I take for interstitial cystitis seems to slow my metabolism so much. I've gained 20+ pounds since disease began. Running 10 miles a week. Elliptical before that. Can't seem to lose any real weight. Ideas?...  Read more

I tried it, it helps your metabolism but it5 didn'
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I tried it, it helps your metabolism but it5 didn't make me lose weight....  Read more

BMR stands for basal metabolic rate. It's the num
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BMR stands for basal metabolic rate. It's the number of calories you burn just through activities of daily living- your heart beating, walking to the car from the house, etc. It's the majority of the calories you burn each day,...  Read more

I'm 51 and my metabolism is nil. I need some suppo
Updated 6/17/2015 9:53:37 PM

I'm 51 and my metabolism is nil. I need some support. I'm an emotional eater. I'm a good listener too:)...  Read more

The Calorie Differential Report

If your weight loss has slowed or stalled, try looking at the Calorie Differential Over Time report. It may show that your daily calories have crept up, or that you've let the amount or intensity of exercise drop. Look at the Calorie Differential R...  Read more

lemon water

speed up my metabolisms...  Read more

Calorie Cyclers

Calorie cycling is a theory and method that helps to lose, maintain, or gain weight by eating a different amount of calories each day. The theory is that it keeps your metabolism guessing....  Read more

5 Weight Loss Tips for Breastfeeding Moms

Breastmilk is the ideal first food for your baby. Breastfeeding had been found to help speed recovery after labor for the mom and assists in losing weight gained during pregnancy.While there are many things moms wish they had known about breastfeedin...  Read more

Weight Busters: Finding Strategies to Keep Moving When the Scale Will Not

I appreciate the positive responses and “club” name ideas shared by readers of my earlier blog, But What if I Can’t Lose Weight. I am starting a new series to provide ideas, topics and suggestions that may help you move forward in your quest for weig...  Read more

Basal Metabolism ... It's Just a Numbers Game

Well, after the first amazing week, the weight is flat-lining in the 168-167 range even though I'm still in full diet/exercise compliance. I guess the body needs to "catch up" sometimes. Mathematically I'm doing everything right, so not gonna c...  Read more