This is Your Body on Fast Food

Posted In: Healthy Eating By Delight Medical

The fast food industry has taken over in the United States. In 2012, the International Food Information Council conducted a survey of American eating habits. They found that no less than one in every four American adults eat fast food at least once a day. What is more, they found that more than half of Americans, 52% to be exact, find doing their taxes to be less confusing than figuring out how to eat a healthy diet. [Read more]

The conventional wisdom has always been that a calorie is a calorie is a calorie, and as long as you are expending more than you are taking in, you’ll lose weight. But many people who have struggled with weight loss have long felt that there was something wrong with that point of view. New medical research suggests that they are right. [Read more]

Healthy Foods for Mental Energy

Posted In: Wellness Blog By Delight Medical

Eating a healthy diet can boost your energy levels—both physically and mentally. Getting the extra energy to head to the gym as you are trying to lose weight is great, but a lot of people are surprised by the increased mental clarity and boost to productivity that their healthy diet provides them. Unhealthy foods have the ability to hurt our focus and leave us feeling mentally sluggish and tired. [Read more]

Finding Flavors in Exotic Fruits

Posted In: Healthy Eating By Delight Medical

Fresh fruits don’t come in a can, but you wouldn’t know it by the way many of us purchase and eat fruit. Even a lot of the ‘fresh’ produce available at the local grocery store has undergone extreme processing with pesticides and preservatives, and the natural taste of the fruit is often all but gone by the point it reaches our plates. [Read more]

Transitioning into a medical weight loss diet can be a challenging new adventure. As you learn to separate the good food from the bad, your weight loss doctor will set you up with a medical weight loss diet that’s right for you. Before you began eating healthier, you may have indulged in sweet treats whenever you liked, but now the sudden abandonment seems to be coming back to haunt you in the form of a sugar craving. You can learn to beat these sugar cravings by satisfying your sweet tooth in a healthy way without spoiling your medical weight loss diet. [Read more]

As August settles in and summer slowly comes to an end it is easy to become dissuaded from your original weight loss goals and give into the remaining BBQs and ice cream sundaes that are so popular this time of year. However, these indulgences are only going to make you feel worse after the sun sets and your stomach bulge continues to grow. You can get the most out of your medical weight loss plan with lipotropic injections by sticking to a healthy diet this summer. [Read more]

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