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By doing this we are avoiding the same type of breakfast and it also brings special interest towards breakfast!! How many times have you heard the phrase "breakfast is the most important meal of the day"? Well in this case it is not only an age-old myth but a medical truth. A Balanced breakfast can help improve your mental functioning affect your mood influence a healthy weight and reduce the risk of chronic diseases later on in life. When you skip breakfast it can act as "nutritional boomerang "and adversely affect your mental and physical state both in the short and long term. Even so about 30% of the population don t bother with breakfast (and no instant coffee does not count as breakfast). Among the most common excuses are: I don t have the time to fit in eating in the mornings I d rather save those calories I forget to eat if I eat in the morning I feel more hungry later on in the day and more.
Depleted glycogen stores in the liver produce a state of ketosis the early stages of the body s starvation response. One of the side effects of ketosis is lack of hunger Explains Martica Heaner health and fitness expert. When you fast you deprive your body of energy. One reason people can go 12 hours or so in the evening without eating is because most of that time they are in low energy mode sleeping or doing very sedentary activity. Try these simple steps If you are pushed for time try preparing breakfast the night before. You could make a big bowl of fruit for dessert save half and have in the morning. It will go towards your 5 a day and you can have it on its own or pour over yogurt. You can prepare a packed breakfast to eat later if you don t feel hungry or haven t the time.
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.