4 tips for fast fat loss part i

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4 tips for fast fat loss part i

  1. 1. Source: www.FatLossProducts.org/Articles/Article/2/3663www.FatLossProducts.org4 Tips for Fast Fat Loss Part IFat Loss Tip #1) Train With WeightsWorking out with weights when trying to lose body fat has numerous important benefits. First,an intense weight training session burns calories during the actual workout.Second, an extremely important benefit is that intense weight training elevates yourmetabolism for up to 39 hours after your actual workout. In other words, because of theintense weight workout, your metabolism has been stimulated where you are now burningmore calories while you are doing nothing.Carbohydrates power intense weight training sessions. The more intense the session, themore you deplete your arbohydrate stores and the more fat is burned during the recoveryphase, i.e. after the workout.In other words, as the intensity of the training increases there is a proportionate increase infat burning after the workout.One study showed that 15 exercise sessions per month (50 minute sessions at 50 percent ofoxygen uptake) could lead to an extra 2 plus pounds per month of fat loss, strictly from theelevated metabolism and extra calories burned - while doing nothing! Thats an extra 26pounds plus, of fat burned per year.Another extremely important aspect of fat loss that occurs from training with weights isadding leas muscle to your body. Lean muscle is metabolically active, i.e., muscle burnscalories even while doing nothing. So, the more lean muscle you have, the higher yourresting metabolism and the more calories you burn each day while doing nothing.Studies have estimated that for each pound of muscle that you add to your body, you burnanother 25 to 50 calories per day while doing nothing. So, an extra 10 pounds of muscle mayburn approximately 250 to 500 calories a day, or an extra pound of fat every 7 to 14 days,without making any other changes.This is essential to taking off the fat and keeping it off. You see, when you add muscle toyour body, you greatly increase the number of calories your burn each day. So, once youachieve your fat loss goals you can start eating more food without putting the fat back on, aslong as you have built muscle (and keep it by continuing to train with weights)!On the flip side, if you dont train with weights while dieting and losing weight, two very badthings will occur. First, at least half of the weight you lose will be muscle. And this causesnumber two, which is that your metabolism gets slower, causing progress to eventually grindto a halt, leading to gaining all the weight back and more.But now you are even worse off before because your body composition is worse than whenyou were previously at this weight. You replaced muscle with fat, so now your metabolism iseven slower, making it easier to gain even more fat, and harder to take it off.As you can see, training with weights is an extremely powerful and necessary component ofany successful weight loss program. Look for Part II coming soon!Gregg Gillies is the founder of http://www.buildleanmuscle.com and the author of Get FitFast. He articles have appeared in Ironman Magazine and he is a regular contributor to Body
  2. 2. Talk magazine. Check out his site on building muscle and losing fat

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