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So if you belong to the "excusers" you should read the following facts: One. Jump Starts metabolism breakfast jump starts your metabolism and fuels your body for the rest of the day. It will help you be more alert and maintain a more efficient metabolism. During the night your body significantly reduces its activity. In the morning after a full night s sleep the body starts activating its systems and organs back and for that it needs "fuel" and energy. If your body does not get enough energy it will start addressing energy stores in the body. The result: we feel weak less alert and the time required for us to wake up and start the day takes longer than usual. The word breakfast means breaking the fast and refers to the fast our body experienced the night before.
Further studies are ongoing to evaluate the effects of factors such as type of breakfast the amount of breakfast and several others on the mood. Who would have thought that breakfast was such a hot topic? I always advise people to do two things: first have something for breakfast; and second experiment with what works best for them. I prefer a high protein and low carbohydrate breakfast - often poached eggs with some ham and a glass of orange juice. I ll have a cup of yerba mate tea and try to hold back on coffee until later in the day. A lot of people find that fruit works for them and while conventional breakfast cereals can be a bit too sweet (leading to a rebound energy drop in mid-morning) other quick healthy breakfast ideas include muesli with some fruit chopped into it which can be a great breakfast.
The two most prominent include health surveys conducted by the American Dietetic Association for seven years and an Australian research spanning over three decades which examined the effects of breakfast on the health status of the adult population. Findings indicated unequivocally that people who eat a nutritious breakfast on a daily basis are less likely to develop diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Another comprehensive study published in 2003 the American Heart Association found that people who tend to skip breakfast has a significant chance of being obese at an older age and a higher chance of high blood pressure. Four. Brain functioning The brain and nervous system also need ENERGY and nutrients early in the day to fully and optimally function.