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Macronutrient Metabolism Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Macronutrient Metabolism.

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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

How Much Protein Do I Really Need?

These days, protein is a powerful word. So powerful that more and more food companies are boasting about the protein content of their foods and manufacturing newer protein-rich products to meet our demands for the essential nutrient. Why? Ask the ave...  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

About SparkPeople's Recommendations

SparkPeople.com provides free tools, resources and support for adults who want to improve their diets, establish a healthy lifestyle, get physically active, lose weight and/or manage their weight. We stand by our weight-loss, exercise and dietar...  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

Ugh. I miss the days of having a high metabolism.
Updated 1/15/2015 3:13:03 PM

Ugh. I miss the days of having a high metabolism. I just want to sit down and eat whatever I feel like. However, I have five more pounds to lose. Motivation anyone?...  Read more

Metabolism miracle diet?
Updated 1/5/2015 7:07:32 AM

I have struggled with weight issues since I went on my first diet at age 6, and I am now 52. For years, doctors told me I had a "borderline thyroid" problem, whatever that really means. Now, of course, as I am getting older the weight is going up, an...  Read more

Fast metabolism
Updated 10/21/2014 1:16:27 PM

I'm new to Spark People, so I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this question, but here it goes. I recently joined Weight Watchers (like, last Tuesday) because after 3 kids, I now have 50 lbs to lose. The recommended daily points for me ar...  Read more

I read that green tea speeds up your metabolism. B
Updated 10/17/2014 12:12:52 AM

I read that green tea speeds up your metabolism. Because of this I've been drinking more of it....does anyone have any success stories or tips/ideas?...  Read more

Metabolism Stuck
Updated 10/13/2014 5:06:52 PM

Just found sparkpeople and hope it will help. I workout weekly and eat pretty healthy but cannot lose weight. I vary my exercise routine daily between, bodyflow, weights, biking, walking, HIIT, cardio walking and ballet workouts. I am doing a detox...  Read more

lemon water

speed up my metabolisms...  Read more

Ice Water in the Morning

Drink ice water in the Morning and give your metabolism a boost.306...  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

Which is Better? The Halloween Edition

Even when you are trying to be on your best behavior and outsmart temptation, Halloween candy can be too much. It is possible to make a choice that not only treats your sweet tooth but also provides some nutritional benefit with the calories. ...  Read more

You Asked: Can You Really Eat Too Much Protein?

For a healthy adult, eating more protein than your recommended daily range once a week or so won't have any major impact on your long-term health or weight loss (assuming you still eat approximately the same amount of calories for the day). Based...  Read more