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A hearty breakfast not only provides the body with enough energy to last you all morning but it also gives the body the nutrients to function optimally. When you skip breakfast its harder to get the recommended daily allowance of vitamins minerals and nutrients. When the body is in a state of energy deprivation most people head for the quick fix of sugary high calorie high fat snacks. Not only does this impede your body s ability to function it also hurts your ability to lose weight. By eating a healthy breakfast that contains complex carbohydrates lean protein low fat dairy and fiber you can consume a healthy balance of essential nutrients that will help the body function throughout your day. Overall people who eat breakfast tend to have a better diet than those who skip breakfast altogether.
When it comes to children it is very important to set up healthy eating habit at an early stage and for that having breakfast is important. With children getting less and less playtime and exercise these days it is all the more important for them to eat healthy. There is no point in sending them to school to learn stuff if they cannot concentrate and as parents we need to give them adequate support to enable them to learn. Hopefully by now you are at least thinking about having breakfast. I come from a tamil Brahmin family and Brahmin meal plan is quite well known because most of them have a big mid morning meal later in the afternoon a tiffin or lighter meal is consumed while dinner sometimes is liquid intake or fruits or some cereals if not curd rice.
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.