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"Lose Belly Fat Fast"-Green tea and weight loss! It works

by Betty Osterfield

Many people are now turning to inexpensive and natural green tea weight loss plans to help them in their weight control efforts. It is simple too. Green tea can be drunk like any other tea, usually without milk or sweeteners, or if you do not like the taste you can purchase green tea extract.

Reducing your weight by drinking green tea is a very safe and healthy way to trimming down. Forget about all those dangerous diet pills such as ephedra, which have the same thermogenesis properties, but have dangerous side affects. Many of the compounds in the plants have the thermogenesis proterties that help you get more energy and burn fat.

Green tea does not put pressure on the heart so is very safe for many of the overweight people who have or at the risk of developing hypertension and other cardiovascular problems. If you are in this unsafe group then using diet pills, especially those that contain ephedra are not an option. Drinking green tea and exercising at a moderate level will trim your waist line. Body cleansing is another option.

The easiest and most efficient way to lose weight is by consuming less calories, by eating less and by expending more energy, by exercising or moving more. Green tea works by revving up our metabolism which creates an increase output by aproximately 5%. Scientists believe that catechin found in green tea is the causitive factor in increasing the energy output.

Green tea has the added benefit of containing powerful antioxidants that may be beneficial to your health in many ways, strengthening the immune system and protecting against disease.

It is recommended that people who use green tea should remove other forms of caffeine from their diet such as tea and coffee. I caffiene is a concern be forwarned that decaffeinated green tea does not have the same benefits as regular green tea, because the processes for removing the caffiene destroys the healthful benefits of the plant.

At the same time you will need to exercise control in what you eat. If you eat more to compensate for the calories that are burnt by the tea, you will not lose any weight. Keeping to the same calorific intake that you have now and taking green tea should result in gradual weight loss and better energy levels over a few weeks. You can of course increase the speed of this by reducing calorie consumption and/or increasing exercise.

Since green tea is accepted by everyone as a natural and safe food with added benefits of antioxidants and proven assist in weight maintenance or control. It can cheaply and easily be added to any weightloss program and can be taken in a variety of forms, such as tea, extract or tablets. The great benefit is it is inexpensive and easily to obtain. - 21609

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