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#914 , Venkateshwara Complex, 80 Feet Road, Kormangala, Landmark: Opp Indian Oil Petrol Bunk6th Block Bangalore
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By combining excellent care with a state-of-the-art facility we strive to provide you with quality health care. We thank you for your interest in our services and the trust you have place......more
By combining excellent care with a state-of-the-art facility we strive to provide you with quality health care. We thank you for your interest in our services and the trust you have placed in us.
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Diabetacare is known for housing experienced Dietitian/Nutritionists. Dt. Mrs. Tara Murali, a well-reputed Dietitian/Nutritionist, practices in Bangalore. Visit this medical health centre for Dietitian/Nutritionists recommended by 73 patients.

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How to Have Better Sex With Diabetes

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Sexologist
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Diabetes has always been a mysterious home to many diseases. It reduces quality of erection. However, there are ways you can enhance your love life, by involving some strategies, such as: 

  1. Approach sex like exercise: This helps prevent dreaded blood sugar lows.If you use insulin, check your blood sugar before sex and have a snack if it's low.
  2. Just go with it: Planning can be helpful, but don't sweat it if sex just happens.There's no reason not to grab the opportunity if it pops up just because you haven't followed your diabetes exercise routine.
  3. Use a lubricant: If you are a woman with vaginal dryness, a vaginal lubricant can make sex feel better. Ask your doctor about using one regularly, not just during sex.
  4. Prepare a sex arsenal kit: Keep anything you might need for optimal sex next to the bed.If you're a woman, you may want to have a lubricant in your kit. Feel free to include massage oils.
  5. Get a room: Treat yourself and your partner to a night at a local hotel.It's a great libido enhancer.Plan it days in advance.It's planning, but it's planning something fun.
  6. Get in some practice: If you are a man who uses a device like a vacuum pump or constriction band to help with erectile dysfunction, take time to learn how to use it right.
  7. Creativity is sexy: If you have trouble getting aroused, stretch beyond your go-to bedroom moves. Try out new positions. Explore different ways to climax. Most women don't climax from intercourse alone, anyway. Some men can have an orgasm from prostate stimulation.
  8. Limit alcohol: A little alcohol may boost your desire, but drinking can also make your blood sugar level drop quickly. If you drink alcohol, you might sip some champagne during intimacy.
  9. Get help for emotional issues: Depression, anxiety, poor self-image, and other emotional concerns can hurt your sex life. And if you have a partner, sex troubles can put stress on your relationship.
  10. Relax: How you feel about your diabetes can set the stage for sex. With diabetes, you have to expect the unexpected.

You can think of a formula in your mind for better,increased, steamier sex life.

How to Have Better Sex With Diabetes
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Wounds - How Ayurvedic Remedies Can Help in Healing Them?

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Since time immemorial, Ayurveda has been used for treating various ailments including injuries such as wounds and cuts. Medical treatments have made immense advancement in the past few decades, but the age-old Ayurvedic treatments for wounds and cuts have still not gone out of practice.

One of the biggest benefits of Ayurvedic medication is that they don’t have any side effects. Ayurveda is the best options available when you want natural treatments of your wounds and cuts.

Let’s have a look at some of the best known Ayurvedic treatments available for you.

  1. Turmeric: Turmeric powder is one of the most popular herbs that are used to heal injuries. It is best known for its antiseptic characteristics. If there is an inflammation, apply turmeric paste on the affected area for steady and quick recovery. Turmeric kills the bacteria and also ensures that the wounds heal faster.
  2. Tea Tree Oil: This is another great option for healing wounds and preventing infections. The antifungal, antibacterial and antiseptic features of tea tree oil are well k own and they are being used in other forms of medication as well. Crush a few tea tree leaves and apply it on the cut or you can apply tea tree oil for 4-5 times a day on the wound.
  3. Potatoes: These common vegetables have great healing capacity. Apply a mashed skin of a potato directly on the affected area and cover it with a soft and clean cloth. Keep it overnight and clean the area with salt water next morning to disinfect. This will sting a little but will ensure quick healing while being an antiseptic.
  4. Aloe Vera: You should grow this plant within your house on small pots as this has many medicinal properties. One them is being an antiseptic as well as a promoter of healing. Break open a leaf and you can apply the gel within it directly on the affected area of the skin.
  5. Coconut oil: Apply coconut oil on the affected area and cover it up with a band-aid. Repeat the process twice or thrice a day and you would be astonished to see how quickly your bruises disappear.
Wounds - How Ayurvedic Remedies Can Help in Healing Them?

Keep Yourself Fit this Monsoon with These Ayurvedic Tips

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Ayurveda
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At a point when downpour comes, individuals can be seen moving and celebrating from various perspectives. In any case, this is additionally a season for some diseases and health issues. Because of the sudden change in temperature, the safety of our body turns out to be low and makes us powerless to numerous diseases. Taking after proper monsoon Ayurvedic care tips can turn out to be advantageous to stay healthy.

The digestive framework gets debilitated because of dehydration in summer. This prompts low digestive force. This is further debilitated by vitiation of doshas and dhatus because of storm. Consequently taking after an eating routine that expansion force of assimilation and fortifies the digestive framework would be useful in the blustery season.

  1. Drink bubbled and cooled water blended with minimal nectar. Drink a lot of water and keep your body all around hydrated.
  2. Avoid overwhelming, hot, acidic, harsh (chutneys, pickles, yogurt, chilies, curry, and so forth) and salty sustenance as it advances water maintenance, heartburn, bloating and hyperacidity. Evade broiled nourishments, garbage sustenance and meat. Stay away from servings of mixed greens and verdant vegetables.
  3. Consume light and effortlessly edible sustenances, vegetable soups, steamed or boiled pumpkin, vegetables, squash, zucchini, steamed serving of mixed greens, natural products, khichree, corn, chickpea flour, moong dal and oats as well as more. Stick to nourishments arranged out of old grain, rice and wheat.
  4. Do not enjoy overwhelming activities like running, cycling and so on which expand Pitta (heat). Yoga, strolling, swimming, and extending are great.
  5. Be watchful while eating out and ensure you go to a spot which is perfect and hygienic. Totally abstain from eating nourishment which is presented to climate, similar to the ones sold by roadside merchants.
Keep Yourself Fit this Monsoon with These Ayurvedic Tips

I want to know which is the best treatment for diabetics.(Allopathy, siddha,ayurveda or unani)

MD - Diabetology, CCEBDM, CCMTD
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I want to know which is the best treatment for diabetics.(Allopathy, siddha,ayurveda or unani)
Hello Best treatment and the gold standard is lifestyle change Do 20 min cardio training 20 min strength training means weight training Weight training can be done at any age Do all this along with high protein diet and stay away from diabetes for rest of your life And last but not the least Allopathy has put corers of money in research effect and side effects are well studied But I repeat diet and exercise is the treatment of diabetes.

Hello doctor, I want to know that may do exercise and yoga combine or if I do exercise in morning and yoga in evening so is it good for health. I tell you that I am doing flat tummy exercise daily 1 hours so may do yoga in evening. Please reply me soon.

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Hello doctor, I want to know that may do exercise and yoga combine or if I do exercise in morning and yoga in evening...
Hi lybrate-user, I suggest to do alternate day exercise and yoga. It is sufficient to do any physical work of 40-50 minutes a day. If you do more than this, effect will be same but you may be over fatigue after some day.
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I have almost lost 17 kgs weight. I am now 74 kgs but I want to become 60 kgs. My weight is stuck at 74 kgs from 1 month I do regular gym still its not going down. What food I will have at night? Aftr losing weight I feel hungry n lot of junk cravings. Please help me to carbohydrate at night. Means what food il but I want to become 60 kgs. My weight is stuck at 74 kgs from 1 month I do regular gym still its not going down. What food I will have at night? Aftr losing weight I feel hungry n lot of junk cravings. Please help me to carbohydrate at night. Means what food il take at nyt from 1 month I do regular gym still its not going down. What food I will have at night? Aftr losing weight I feel hungry n lot of junk cravings. Please help me to carbohydrate at night. Means what food il take at nyt?

M.sc dietitics and food service management, Diabetes educator
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I have almost lost 17 kgs weight. I am now 74 kgs but I want to become 60 kgs. My weight is stuck at 74 kgs from 1 mo...
Hello, pls check your thyroid and blood sugar level. You need to take a balance diet. Take 1 glass lukewarm water with half lemon in the morning. Include more vegetable and fruits in your diet. Drink more water in a day. Don't take rice at the night and don't skip breakfast. You can take 1 apple in the evening or 1 glass skim milk. Avoid late night dinner and overeating. Take small and frequent meals. Take proper sleep. You can consult me privately online on Lybrate I will give you diet chart for loose weight. Ok

I want to lose weight. What should I do? Homeopathy- which will help me lose 8 kg/mth. Acupressure. Through equipments which burn fat. Or any other medication.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda
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I want to lose weight. What should I do? Homeopathy- which will help me lose 8 kg/mth.
Acupressure.
Through equipment...
Hi lybrate-user, I will recommend you for weight reduction dieting is not the right way to reduce weight rather than plan your diet properly. Some tips, a diet chat, and yoga for you. Tips: Avoid single large meals and start small frequent meals 4-5 times in a day. Avoid consuming food at late night. Take fiber rich diet like vegetables and fruits Avoid: Do not eat sugar sweets chocolates ice cream cold drinks sweet biscuits jam cake white bread cheese butter noodles milk and milk product. Diet Chart: You can also follow this chart (1200 calories) 1. EARLY MORNING upama/ poha/oats/ daliya 1 soup bowl or tea without sugar/green tea/black tea with 2 marie biscuits or plane roti 2 small size with 1 small bowl of green vegetable 2.MID MORNING 1 fruit Guava/ orange/apple 3.LUNCH salad 1 medium bowl dal 1 soup bowl green veg 1 small bowl pulka 2 without ghee 4.EVENING tea without sugar/green tea/black tea/lemon water rosted chana /muri 5. DINNER salad 1 medium bowl dal 1 soup bowl green veg 1 small bowl pulka 2 without ghee 6. LATE NIGHT 1 glass of skim milk without sugar and you could add horliks. Yoga: 1. Anulaoma vilom 2. Kapal bharti 3.Suryanamaskar 4.padahastasan 5.chakrasan If you wants some ayurveda medicine for weight reduction then contact me again.

How can I gain some weight? I want to gain some weight as I am so thin. Suggest me any protein powder or supplementary. I am 23 now.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
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How can I gain some weight? I want to gain some weight as I am so thin. Suggest me any protein powder or supplementar...
Hi If you want to gain weight, then I would recommend you a easy diet plan, Do some exercise also, it will help you to gain weight. No needs to take any supplement. Diet Plan: 1. MORNING: banana shake (2 bananas and 1 glass of milk) sprouts Brown Bread with 2 eggs Or paneer stuffed paratha 2. LUNCH: 1 soup bowl of dal 1 small size bowl of green veg 1 small plate of rice 3 to 4 phulka paneer 100 to 150 gm in day time 3. LATE AFTERNOON: 1 fruit and coffee with 4 cookies 4. DINNER: 1 soup bowl of dal 1 small size of bowl green veg 3 to 4 phulka paneer 100 to 150 gm 5. LATE NIGHT: 1 glass of milk improves your water intake. If you want to know more or any medicinal treatment for that, then contact me again.

After delivery of my wife, she feel a lot of pain on legs & knee and also she has gained a lot of weight. Her stomach has been increased a lot. Now she wants to loose weight but she is also feeding to 3 years old girl child. She have to take proper food for this. Pls advice us to resolve all the issues. Regards Kishore Arora.

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After delivery of my wife, she feel a lot of pain on legs & knee and also she has gained a lot of weight. Her stomach...
Hi lybrate-user, she is not taking good amount calcium in her diet that's why her legs are paining. For weight reduction she has to increase her physical activity otherwise pain will increase. She has to maintain a proper diet also then only she can loose weight. You can message me on private enquiry so that I can suggest you something better for weight reduction.

I am having chicken and fish for protein intake. Is it safe to have it on daily basis. I am 38 years old and go to gym for workout daily.

M.sc dietitics and food service management, Diabetes educator
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I am having chicken and fish for protein intake. Is it safe to have it on daily basis. I am 38 years old and go to gy...
You can take fish .(thrice in a week). Add more protein in your diet like sprouts, pulses, sattu with milk, eggs, milk and milk products etc.
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Genetic and Obesity

BHMS, diploma in IACH
Homeopath
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Genetic factors play an important role in determining the traits of obesity and also rate of weight loss. Some genes play the role to telling the body how to metabolize food and to use extra calories or stored fat. Obesity runs in families as generally families eat similar foods, have similar lifestyle habits and thinking patterns, such as that children should eat more to become big and healthy. Certain illnesses like thyroid gland problems or genetic diseases run in families.

Some eating disorders like binge eating disorder affect a person's diet as he eats more and repeatedly often in binges. These people generally lack the developed eating patterns learned in childhood.

It is also to be remembered that obesity is not the result of momentary overeating. It is a long term phenomenon because people tend to overeat over long periods of time.

Emotions can fuel obesity, as people tend to eat more when they are upset, anxious, sad, stressed or even bored. Afterwards they feel bad about eating more, and later to relieve this stress, they may eat even more.

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Calf Tightness and Cramp

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Physiotherapist
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Tight calf muscles may be caused by a compartment syndrome. This is where the muscle becomes too big for the sheath surrounding the muscle causing pressure, sometimes pain and restricted movement. Biomechanical problems of the foot or from running style can increase the strain on the calf muscles.

It often occurs in the legs. A muscle cramp is also called a charley horse. Nighttime leg cramps are usually sudden spasms, or tightening, of muscles in the calf. The muscle cramps can sometimes happen in the thigh or the foot.

Overuse of a muscle, dehydration, muscle strain or simply holding a position for a prolonged period can cause a muscle cramp. In many cases, however, the cause isn't known. Although most muscle cramps are harmless, some may be related to an underlying medical condition, such as: inadequate blood supply.

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Tips To Prevent Overheating In Parties

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Strategies to prevent overeating at party meals

" once you arrive at the party, take in the food with your eyes first" pausing to survey the spread and thinking about which foods are your favorites and which foods just aren't worth it allows you to splurge selectively" tell yourself that you don't have to try one of everything.

Remember these tips during partying:

1. Load up on fruits and vegetables. They have more fiber and fewer calories so you can fill your plate, eat healthy, and satisfy your appetite.
2. Move away from the buffet. Fill a small plate with no more than two food items at once and then mingle.
3" hang out with the talkers, not the eaters" keep something in your hands, like a low-calorie drink, and avoid the temptation to grab appetizers as they pass by.
4. Don't deprive yourself completely. Allow yourself a few special holiday treats, but choose carefully. Think before you load your plate with holiday food.
5. Bypass most of the buffet and save your calories for the foods you really enjoy.
6. Prolong the moment. The longer you linger before indulging in your holiday food choices, the less likely you'll eat too much. Don't head straight to the front of the buffet line. If you're the first to eat, then you'll be finished before everyone else and more tempted to go back for seconds.

Tips To Prevent Overheating In Parties
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Need of Exercise in Routine Life

MBBS, MD, FAIIDR
Endocrinologist
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In old days, men were working in farm, women were cooking, taking care of animals, going to farms with food, to bring water and other things she used to walk 4-6 miles per day. These were exercises. Youngsters were playing games like kabbadi, gilli danda, kho-kho etc.

Today, we are not doing much physical work due to comforts. Now car and scooter have become essential. We spend spare time to watch tv and work on pc. These things play important role to increase weight. The sedentary lifestyle and overweight is root cause of diseases and so many other diseases.

Therefore, include the exercise as part of your daily life.

For more information visit: www.akshardiabetescentre.com

 

Need of Exercise in Routine Life
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How to Control Negative Thoughts

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Ayurveda
Ayurveda
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Thinking is a continous process going on in our minds all the time, which releases different types of chemicals and neurotransmiters from our brain to our body, every time you have an unkind and sad thought, your brain releses negative chemicals that activate your deep limbic system and make your body feel stressed, restless and lethargic. We start making negative perceptions which start affecting our working efficiency.
What to do to stop them effecting our body.
1- investigate, ask yourself, are these thoughts even true?
2- talk back, if you discover that these thoughts are false, talk back to them, tell these thoughts you know they arent true.
3- sit calmly, start humming your favorite song, bhajan or ghazal.
4- concentrete at yore eye centre, try to see light within you.
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I have a hard potty lump in left side of ny neck deep in tissues. It causes pain if pressed. Sometimes I feel my veins pumping and ear wax gets filled often with numbness if left hand. What this could be! Am panicked! Does cold wind or fog has anything to do with it? I have sore throat but its under control, have some gastric problems too.

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Homeopath
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I have a hard potty lump in left side of ny neck deep in tissues. It causes pain if pressed. Sometimes I feel my vein...
Hello, Lybster user, it might be enlarged cervical gland of yours, be assessed locally or an image of your affected part be needed to begin homoeopathic treatment. Please. However, till your reports reach me tk, under noted homoeopathic medicines:@ Bacillinum 200-6 pills, twice a week. Avoid, cold intake, exposure to cold climate. Report, wkly. Your feedback be solicited to follow-up, further, please. Tk, care.
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Plz give me the solution. Whenever I feel pressure, it comes out through hotness and my whole face including ears becomes red. I do not understand why?

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Plz give me the solution.
Whenever I feel pressure, it comes out through hotness and my whole face including ears bec...
Hello, you need to check your BP, first, it might dje to hyperacidity, owing to stress of work. Tk,  plenty of water to eliminate toxins restoring metabolism to absorb neutrients preventing constipation. Go for meditation to reduce stress and  nourishing cells & tissues including brain to calm your nerve. Your diet be normal, non-irritant in small intervals avoiding gastric disorder. Avoid, junk food, alcohol, caffiene,  nicotine, piza,  burger. Tk homoeopathic med:@Ignatia 3o-6 pills, thrice. Report wkly tk care.

I am 25 year old girl my height is 148 n my weight is 59 how can I loose my weight fast n is IT possible to increase my height also?

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I am 25 year old girl my height is 148 n my weight is 59 how can I loose my weight fast n is IT possible to increase ...
Aim for long term weight loss. Don't look for short term solutions..>> Add more Fruits /Salads/Proteins to your diet. Double your water intake. One glass every hour..>> Cut down Sweets/Biscuits/ Colas/Juices from your diet..>> Cut down Puris/Parathas/Pizzas/Burgers/Fried Rice..>> Eat slowly and mindfully. Reduce portion size..>> Exercise daily - 'Intense' Cardio for 40-60 mins. This will keep you toned and trim..>> Reduce outside food. Only once a week its permitted..>> Love yourself and respect your body.

Hi I decreased my intake of sugar and salt, due to that fact I feel dizzy sometimes why this happens is it lower the blood pressure or something else?

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Hi I decreased my intake of sugar and salt, due to that fact I feel dizzy sometimes why this happens is it lower the ...
lybrate-user, Canyou clarify what you mean by" I decreased intake of sugar & salt" Because if you talk only added sugar or sweets that one eats contains GLUCOSE, then it is wrong. All the food that we consume like wheat flour, jowar flour, bajra flour, rice, potato, bananas, bread, pastries other bakery items etc everything get converted to GLUCOSE in the body after digestion. Secondly actual salt intake should not exceed 2 to 3 grams a day. But every food preparation made at home, processed marketed or packaged food contains a large quantity of Sodium Chloride (table salt). Therefore, one can hardly reduce the intake unless there is very strict diet control with severe calorie restriction. Plus by reducing salt intake blood pressure does not go down. By salt restriction rise in pressure can be reduced. Thanks.
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Want to Lose Weight? 10 Foods that Rev up Your Metabolism

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Foods that you must eat to gear up your metabolism and they will help you lose weight:

  1. Protein rich foods: Protein rich foods, such as meat, fish, eggs, dairy, legumes, nuts and seeds, could help increase your metabolism for a few hours. They do so by requiring your body to use more energy to digest them. This is known as the thermic effect of food (TEF). The TEF refers to the number of calories needed by your body to digest, absorb and process the nutrients in your meals. Research shows that protein-rich foods increase TEF the most. Protein-rich diets also reduce the drop in metabolism often seen during weight loss by helping your body hold on to its muscle mass. What’s more, protein may also help keep you fuller for longer, which can prevent overeating.
  2. Iron, zinc and selenium rich foods: Iron, zinc and selenium each play different but equally important roles in the proper function of your body. However, they do have one thing in common: all three are required for the proper function of your thyroid gland, which regulates your metabolism. Research shows that a diet too low in iron, zinc or selenium may reduce the ability of your thyroid gland to produce sufficient amounts of hormones. This can slow down your metabolism. To help your thyroid function to the best of its ability, include zinc, selenium and iron rich foods like meat, legumes, nuts and seeds in your daily menu.
  3. Chilli peppers: Capsaicin, a chemical found in Chilli peppers, may boost your metabolism by increasing the number of calories and fat you burn. Capsaicin may have appetite-reducing properties.
  4. Coffee: Studies report that the caffeine found in coffee can help increase metabolic rate by up to 11%. Furthermore, caffeine may also help your body burn fat for energy and seems especially effective at boosting your workout performance. However, its effects seem to vary from person to person, based on individual characteristics such as body weight and age. 
  5. Tea: According to research, the combination of caffeine and catechins that’s found in tea may work to boost your metabolism. In particular, both oolong and green tea may increase metabolism by 4–10%. This could add up to burning an extra 100 calories per day. In addition, oolong and green teas may help your body use stored fat for energy more effectively, increasing your fat-burning ability by up to 17%. Nevertheless, as is the case with coffee, effects may vary from person to person.
  6. Legumes and pulses: Legumes and pulses, such as lentils, peas, chickpeas, beans and peanuts, are particularly high in protein compared to other plant foods. Studies suggest that their high protein content requires your body to burn a greater number of calories to digest them, compared to lower-protein foods. Legumes also contain a good amount of dietary fiber, such as resistant starch and soluble fiber, which your body can use to feed the good bacteria living in your intestines. Legumes are also high in arginine, an amino acid that may increase the amount of carbs and fat your body can burn for energy. In addition, peas and lentils also contain substantial amounts of the amino acid glutamine, which may help increase the number of calories burned during digestion.
  7. Metabolism boosting spices: Certain spices are thought to have particularly beneficial metabolism-boosting properties. For instance, research shows that dissolving 2 grams of ginger powder in hot water and drinking it with a meal may help you burn up to 43 more calories than drinking hot water alone. This hot ginger drink also seems to decrease levels of hunger and enhance feelings of satiety. Similarly, adding cayenne pepper to your meal may increase the amount of fat your body burns for energy, especially following a high-fat meal. However, this fat-burning effect may only apply to people unaccustomed to consuming spicy foods. 
  8. Apple cider vinegar: Apple cider vinegar may increase your metabolism. In one study, mice given vinegar experienced an increase in the AMPK enzyme, which prompts the body to decrease fat storage and increase fat burning. In another study, obese rats treated with vinegar experienced an increase in the expression of certain genes, leading to reduced liver fat and belly fat storage. Apple cider vinegar help you lose weight in other ways, such as slowing stomach emptying and enhancing feelings of fullness. If you’d like to give apple cider vinegar a try, be careful to limit your daily consumption to two tablespoons (30 ml).
  9. Coconut Oil: Coconut oil is experiencing a surge in popularity. That may be partly because coconut oil is high in medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs). This is contrary to most other types of fats, which usually contain higher amounts of long-chain fatty acids. Unlike long-chain fats, once MCTs are absorbed, they go directly to the liver to be turned into energy. This makes them less likely to be stored as fat. In addition, researchers report that a daily intake of 30 ml of coconut oil may successfully reduce waist size in obese individuals. 
  10. Water: Drinking enough water is a great way to stay hydrated. Additionally, it seems that drinking water may also temporarily boost metabolism by 24–30%. About 40% of that increase may come from your body trying to match the water’s temperature to its own. Yet, the effects only seem to last for 60–90 minutes after drinking it and may vary from one person to another.
Want to Lose Weight? 10 Foods that Rev up Your Metabolism
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