Many people consider weight gain as a sign of good health, but the truth is that in some cases, it isn't. Rapid weight gain is said to be unhealthy because it could lead to obesity, which further increase the risks of other ailments. This is why it's very important to be mindful of what we eat and drink because food plays a significant role in weight gain. In this article, I will be showing you some dangers of obesity and natural drinks you should consume in order to lose weight.
Here are some health risks that are associated with obesity.
— Type 2 Diabetes
— Heart disease.
Obese people are advised to engage in physical exercises and to watch their calorie intake, as higher calorie intake also results in weight gain. However, research has shown that some fruits are endowed with fiber, vitamins and minerals, thus eating them regularly helps in weight loss.
One of the ways by which fruits can be enjoyed is by blending them into a natural drink also known as smoothies. Below are some natural drinks that helps in weight loss.
1. Orange juice.
This is a very popular fruit in this part of the world. Orange belongs to the citrus family and research has shown that citrus fruits are relatively low in calories and high in vitamin C and fiber, which helps in weight loss. Orange juice is very easy to extract, all you need to do is peel the fruit and press the skin to collect the water.
2. Watermelon smoothie.
Watermelons are an excellent fruit for weight loss because they're rich in water and low in calories, thus making them very hydrating and weight-friendly. Watermelon smoothie is prepared by cutting and blending the fruit.
3. Apple smoothie.
Apples are said to be good for weight loss because of their rich fiber content, which increases the feeling of fullness when consumed, thus reducing calorie intake. Apple smoothie is a natural drink that is prepared by washing, cutting and blending the apple fruit.
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Source: Healthline & webmd
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