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What are the fat burning hormones in your body?
Hormones affect many different processes including metabolism, growth, development, mood, and aging. The so-called "fat burning" hormones are parts of the endocrine system. Glands or glandular tissues secrete hormones, which act like chemical messengers that affect every organ system in the body and control many of the body's vital functions. It's a very complex system and much remains unknown. Many different glands (such as the pituitary, thyroid, adrenal, and parathyroid) as well as organs (such as the kidneys) secrete hormones, which travel through the bloodstream and exert their influence on body parts away from their origin. Other tissues produce similar substances (such as prostaglandins) that have specific, localized functions. The entire system is very delicately balanced by an interconnected set of controls. Many hormones circulate in very small quantities. When the endocrine system becomes unbalanced, health can be compromised. If you suspect hormonal imbalances, your internist or other primary care physician may refer you to an endocrinologist. We all want to be healthy. We also want to live long lives and to be trim. Can deliberately manipulating certain hormones help us achieve these goals? Recent attention has focused on three hormones, namely, insulin, testosterone, and human growth hormone (HGH). In terms of longevity, interest in insulin has waned. It appears that supplementation is counter-productive since both animal and human studies have demonstrated that the less insulin secreted, the longer the life. (This is why it is possible that restricting carbohydrates may increase life span: the fewer cabohydrates you consume, especially refined (processed) carbohydrates the less insulin your body will secrete.) Old people have low resting insulin levels. Insulin has its own side effects, including hypoglycemia [low blood sugar] and cardiovascular complications, which helps to explain why cardiovascular failure is the primary cause of death in diabetics. Testosterone and HGH are potent anabolic hormones. Professional bodybuilders and other athletes have used them to achieve massive size and increased strength. All anabolic steroids are molecular tweakings of testosterone's basic structure; besides being illegal, they also may have serious side effects. How does this relate to fat burning? The greater your lean muscle mass, the more calories you'll burn. For example, adding ten pounds of muscle will burn an extra 350 to 500 calories daily. (This is why many large bodybuilders can consume 4000, 5000, 6000 or more calories daily and still be trim.) So testosterone and HGH may be considered fat-burning hormones. As we age past 40, our levels of both testosterone and HGH begin a slow decline. (Also, our tendency to become insulin resistant increases; this level relates directly to the levels of testosterone and HGH as well as to body composition and amount of exercise or physical activity.) When medical tests reveal a deficiency of testosterone and HGH and the hormones are administered supplementally, there have been significant therapeutic turnarounds. However, any such therapy is not risk free. Side effects (including male breast development, excessive water retention, and joint pain) may be blocked by the right (lower) dosage. The reluctance of physicians to prescribe supplemental doses of testosterone and HGH is due to the fact that it may be best if our bodies reduce production of both hormones. In other words, higher levels may be beneficial to the young but not to the old. (This is called "antagonistic pleiotrophy.") For example, even though estrogen is the only hormone recognized as a carcinogen, cancer remains a major concern of physicians when it comes to replacement therapy using other hormones such as HGH. Most people over 60 are deficient in HGH, and one of the primary symptoms of that deficiency in adults is excessive fatigue, which is due to reduced maximum oxygen intake and obviously detracts from the quality of life. Other effects of deficiency include heart problems and impaired brain function. Might a shorter life with a higher quality be worth the risks of low dosage therapy? The beneficial effects may outweigh the risks. Similarly, since testosterone-deficient men face a shorter life span, might therapy aimed at boosting testosterone levels to a mid-normal range be worth the risks? If you are a candidate, it's best to discuss your options with your physician. These are difficult decisions. On the other hand, if you are under 40 and just looking for a short-cut to losing fat, the risks of supplementation (such as cancer) seem clearly to outweigh the possible benefits. What is known is that proper eating and exercising, particularly intense strength training, can retard age-related muscle loss (called "sarcopenia"). If you are eating sufficient proteins from natural sources every several waking hours, not consuming any refined (processed) carbohydrates, drinking plenty of clean water, and exercising properly (in other words, doing proper strength training and cardio), you are already doing a lot to prevent sarcopenia. Yes, it's work, but anyone can lose fat in a lasting way by eating and exercising properly. You'll not only love the results, but they are results that you will be able to take pride in.
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Not really! Water has a lot of other benefits but it does not help you to burn the fat. Water just helps your to clean your system It keeps you hydrated.Exercises and healthy …quality eating help you burn the fat
Diet: This is the first part. ake sure you are right at the 1200 calorie per day level, and make sure your are getting all the nutrients you need in a day. Don't try to pu…nish yourself by eating only carrots. You want to work smart, not hard. If you keep it to 1200 calories you are doing great. If you happen to feel full eating this much - you might actually end up eating MORE than you currently do - that is even better. Eliminate the following from your diet: ALL white flour products, ALL processed sugar, ALL fast food. Drink only water + one tall glass of milk per day. The diet is the most important part, so be sure to stick with it. Exercise: You need to do cardio exercise at least for 60 - 90 minutes a day, four days a week. You can jog, bike, swim, do aerobics, kickbox, or whatever. But it has to get your heart rate up to about 80% of maximum and you have to be able to sustain it. Since money seems to be an issue, here are some free suggestions: Bicycling - your best option if you have a bike. Its moderate cardio that you can sustain for long periods of time. Get after it though, no just tooling around. Go attack some hills or just ride fast. If you're not sweating and breathing hard, you're not exercising or burning fat. Jogging: You can do this if you have shoes. You'll have to find a four or five mile course to get in an hours work, and that's if you're run / walking. DON'T JUST WALK. Walking is not really exercise as our bodies do it too efficiently. If walking is all you can do, take the time up to at least 90 minutes and do it at a fast pace. No leisurely walking. Other free activities include backpacking (but remember to keep a fast pace) and going on Netflix and using the aerobics videos they have in their fitness section. If you have Wii Fit you can try that, too. So that's cardio. Four days a week, 60 - 90 minutes a day. Three days a week do strength training. If you can't go to the gym try doing this routine three times in as little time as possible: 15 push ups 30 crunches 30 leg lifts 20 air squats 20 mountain climbers 15 push ups 20 lunges You can Google any of those exercises to see them done correctly. On the 7th day do some yoga or pilates for recovery and flexibility. Again, Netflix has a bunch of videos, just pick one you like. Youtube might have some stuff too. Won't be easy! But you should drop at least 2 lbs per week while toning up a bit. That's about as much weight as you can lose while maintaining health. BTW, after three weeks of this routine and getting proper nutrition, you will feel GREAT. First week might be kind of painful though. But if you not win on these, you are go to another options such a bariatric surgery in PlacidWay, it will help you to lose weight fast, control your hunger, safe and affordable.
No. Not to my knowledge.
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No, Sauna use doesn't burn fat. It only help reducing water.
Is the pancreas, in addition to producing insulin, responsible for burning fat cells
.Exercise, diet pills, natural metabolism boosters, drinking lots of water, a regular sleep cycle, a healthy attitude towards food, no junk food etc. also it's important that …your body thinks its loosing weight for example you may be taking a pill full of sand for all you know but if you think you're going to loose weight your brain tells your body and has kindof a placebo affect.
One Pound of fat ios approx 3250 calories
Not that much. Your body will start to burn your muscle more than it will burn your fat. If you eat several, low-calorie meals throughout the day you will lose more weig…ht than if you do not eat at all.
Not as such. What burns body fat is if you're on a low-calorie diet. That will force the body to start using up its reserves (that is, its fatty tissue). Cabbage can be …a part of a low-cal diet, but there are no special fat burning proerties in it.
Grains and all other refined (processed) carbohydrates. Refined processed carbohydrates are a major cause of weight gain, obesity, insulin resistance/syndrome X, diabetes, and… many diet related diseases.
glucocorticoids (cortisol) (I read it in my medical terminology book...) :)
In relation to fat burning hormones and how to lose body fat, the best natural tactics for obtaining and sustaining a well-balanced endocrine system are specific fat burni…ng foods with correct nutrition, correct strength training, and sufficient rest. There are safe and natural tactics to manipulate hormones for fat burning and weight loss. Food is excellent medicine. To learn more about fat burning foods and fat burning hormones, see this free Internet resource:
Fat burning. I would recommend eating 6 smalls meal a day and if wanna take supplement have your self a whey protein shake. Maximum fat burning should depend on what you eat. …Make sure you eat clean healthy carbs. I would recommend whey protein and a low carb diet.
It depends on what type of exercise you are doing. To lose one solid pound of fat, you need to burn 3,500 more calories than you consume. Different types of exercise will bu…rn these calories in different amounts of time. For example, you will have to do less jump roping exercises to burn of one pound than you would have to spend time walking.