Wednesday, 28 May 2014

MURAD ZAIDI'S FIT TIPS OF THE DAY: How to Curb with your craving


Hey Guys, how's everything going?

Craving for something sweet? Yum!But wait a minute! you're on diet! It is important to realize that a craving is NOT the same as hunger. It’s not your body calling for energy, it is the brain calling for something that releases a lot of dopamine in the reward system.

However, if you get a craving AND you’re hungry, that just makes it worse.A craving combined with hunger is a powerful drive that most people’s willpower will have a hard time overcoming.Finally, say goodbye to your diet!

How to curb your craving? opt for alternative and healthier food.

If you craving for:

1. Something Salty (Etc Potato chips) - Eat Air popped popcorn with sea salt instead

2. Something Sweet (Etc M&M's) - Eat dark chocolate instead.

3. Caffeinated drinks - Drink coconut water instead.

However if you can eat junk food every now and then without bingeing and without it ruining your progress, then it's okay. Remember,moderation is the key!

Strength & Honour,
No.1 High Performance Lifestyle & Fitness Coach

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