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Health Over the next couple of weeks I am going to be sharing with you some really useful techniques which will allow you to lose weight for summer. When a person decides that they want to lose weight it can be one of the most difficult things a person has to do. But with a little practice and some good strategies, losing weight is not as difficult as you think. Whether you just want to jump start a diet or if you are seeking a way to just rid yourself of some vanity weight, the methods that are described in this article are safe and will work for you. 1. START WITH A FIRM COMMITMENT. It is important to realize that losing weight and keeping it off requires time and effort. More importantly, it requires you to stay focused on your goal and show a lifelong commitment to a healthier lifestyle. If you are losing weight for the right reasons you will be more committed and you will find it easier to stay motivated when you are faced with difficulties. To begin with, understand the main reasons why you want to lose weight. Is it due to external pressure, perhaps from people closest to you like your family or friends? Do you want to lose weight to fit into some gown for an upcoming party or to impress old friends? These are the wrong reasons for starting off on a weight-loss program. You may lose significant weight but will soon find yourself back to your old eating habits and sedentary lifestyle. You have to want to lose weight for your reasons. When you understand the kind of long term benefits, healthy eating and regular exercise can bring you, then you will you be able to stay committed to it over a longer period. It is therefore very important that you make some permanent changes in your lifestyle and even more important that you do so for all the right reasons. Before you start making any changes to your lifestyle, ensure that there are no other problems that may distract you or take your focus away from your weight loss goal. For many people they start off fully committed to their goal but find that problems like financial worries or marital disputes take away a lot of their energy. So if you are going through any emotional stress, wait till you are more settled and then get started on your weight loss program. 2. SET REALISTIC GOALS. When you are setting weight loss goals for yourself, irrespective of whether you are just starting out or whether you are trying to lose those last 10 pounds, you should make sure that your goals are realistic. Most of the times, weight loss occurs slowly and steadily over a period of many weeks and months. In fact, once you have lost a substantial amount of weight, you may find that it gets harder and harder to lose significant amounts of weight. If you set goals like having to lose a pound or two a week, when you do not manage to do so you may end up feeling frustrated. Therefore, instead of setting yourself goals for a certain outcome, set yourself certain process goals like exercising regularly or avoiding soft drinks with meals. Another important point to note is that you should make your goals as specific and as measurable as possible. For example, instead of just stating that you will exercise regularly, restate it as follows – you will walk for 45 minutes everyday, four days a week. By making your goals specific and measurable, you can then see the kind of progress you are making everyday. 3. BE FLEXIBLE. When you are first starting out, keep your plans fairly flexible. Learn over time what things can realistically be achieved especially with your workouts or your meals. Sometimes when you are preparing a meal, especially for your family, it is not always possible to isolate yourself from what everybody else is eating. Stay flexible. Do your best to stick to a routine of eating healthy meals as often as you can. At times, other work takes priority or your family eating needs come first. Do not let that get you down – get back to your schedule at the earliest available opportunity. 4. STAY FOCUSED. Your most important reason for losing weight should be the assurance of good health and not merely for just fitting into swimsuit. You should be following a fitness plan for the benefits that it will bring you. With the help of a good healthy diet, you are reducing your risk for major diseases. 5. TAKE HELP WHEN YOU CAN. It is absolutely true that it is you that is responsible for your success or failure at your weight goals. However, that does not mean you cannot take help or count on the support of your family and friends. In fact, they can play a major role in inspiring you and helping you stay motivated through tough times. Do not hesitate to share your goals with your partner, family or friends. By sharing your goals, you are not only ensuring that you have support when you need it but you will also feel a sense of motivation, since you would much rather share news of your success than failure with them. They will also be willing to take the time out to listen to you and some may even join you in your program to help you keep moving forward. On the other hand, you have to be careful that you choose people who are positive and will encourage you to achieve your goal. If you choose people who are negative, they may discourage you with their constant talk of failure. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: