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Boosting Metabolism Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Boosting Metabolism.

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

Cut Calories Without Dieting

The word "diet" doesn’t always mean eating less to lose weight—although that’s what we commonly associate it with today. Someone "on a diet" is trying to eat less, or stop eating sweets to fit into a smaller pant...  Read more

Can Certain Foods Help You Burn More Fat?

Though food is supposed to be one of life's simple pleasures, few things cause more angst and confusion. It's no wonder why. We're constantly being told which foods we should eat to be healthy, which diets we should follow to be skinny, w...  Read more

The Quest for Functional Foods

All kinds of foods provide nutrients that your body needs. But some foods, known as "functional foods," do more for you body than just provide nutrients. They may also play a role in the prevention and treatment of certain chronic diseases....  Read more

Eat More Often, Lose More Weight

When I was a kid, I played four-square on the playground and learned to eat three square meals a day. Now my meals are supposed to be shaped like a pyramid and I've heard I’m supposed to be eating them six times a day. Is anyone besides me...  Read more

Protein Boost
Updated 3/4/2014 1:59:37 AM

I've been tracking my nutrition and have noticed a trend...I never get enough protein. Any suggestions on how I can increase my protein intake??...  Read more

Ego Boosting or just digging for compliments?
Updated 3/23/2014 5:13:26 PM

I will be the first to admit that sometimes, JUST sometimes, I dig for compliments.......bad habit but I really like to be complimented (as I'm sure most do) but there are times when some folks really DO need a compliment because they're either at a...  Read more

exercise more, eat less or increase my metabolism?
Updated 2/21/2014 3:43:37 PM

When I spend my days doing sedentary housework, such as laundry or being in the kitchen food prepping, cooking, cleaning up and doing dishes, I don't burn a lot of calories. I'm lucky to burn 1200-1300 calories. On those days, if I don't starve mysel...  Read more

metabolism boosting
Updated 2/15/2014 12:01:17 PM

What is your favorite dietary helpers? I like green tea, yerba mate tea, and ice cold water. Also heard that decaffeinated oolong tea works but have not tried it....  Read more

Metabolism, any foods really boost it?
Updated 1/29/2014 4:37:38 PM

My metabolism is shot and I was wondering if anyone found any specific food that REALLY did help boost theirs and they were finally able to lose weight. Can a Dr. really check for metabolism or is it just your thyroid they're checking? I w...  Read more

Green Tea

I've read several articles that claim green tea helps boost metabolism....  Read more

Weight loss and Fiber Supplement

If you do not eat enough Fiber, increase your fiber with Walmart's equate fiber supplement pills. Fiber is one of the basic nutrients needed for weight loss, and eating more Fiber can help to control appetite. B vitamins help to metabolize protein, c...  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

How to Burn Calories Without Exercise

Slim-Down IdeasSplurging on a gym membership isn't the only way to weight loss. What you eat is obviously important, but how you eat can also help you reach your goal weight. Click through for nutrition tips that could help bo...  Read more

Stay Injury Free After 40

by Holly St. Lifer from That's Fit Anti-aging articles abound touting the benefits of lifting weights to boost metabolism and fat loss, and increase bone density. But strength training is also your first defense against injuries. Weaknes...  Read more

Boosting Metabolism with Diet

One question that just keeps popping up among people who want to learn to control their weight is, “How can I boost my metabolism?” Metabolism is simply the total of all body processes that burn calories - your basal metabolic rate plus your activity...  Read more

Boosting Metabolism

Kick Your Metabolism Into High Gear! The Do's and Don'ts of Efficient Fat-Burning -- By Dean Anderson, Fitness & Behavior Expert SparkPeople Sponsors help keep the site free! If you’re reading this, chances are pretty good that you don’t have...  Read more