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what are good carbs??

I'm trying to loose stomach fat and I'm looking for good carbs cuz I hear good carbs help loose the belly fat.

I do cardio for 40 minutes a day and 20 minute resistance dvd every day

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:56 PM on Sep. 21, 2010 in Diet & Fitness

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  • Brown rice, sweet potatoes-yams, whole grain breads/cereals, try to stick to whole foods not processed.
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 9:59 PM on Sep. 21, 2010

  • Q and A nailed it
    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 10:10 PM on Sep. 21, 2010

  • actually, i would really limit breads and cereals. i would say that good carbs are the carbohydrates that are processed the least (more in their natural form) raw veggies, brown rice and quinoa. if half of your food is raw veggies, you are probably doing great!
    foods in their natural form are better for you.
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 10:44 PM on Sep. 21, 2010

  • by good carbs think of whole grains, think fiber, bleached and processed =bad ..which means no white flour, no white bread, read cereals, some of them are not so bad, but read the label not the front of the box. whole grain bread that is steel cut, brown rice, sweet potatoes are great as a good carb and for satisfying a sweet craving, whole grain noodles instead of white. veggies with fiber. high fiber foods are for energy and for clearing out your system. do not eat carbs before bed though, or your body turns it into fat. the best thing to eat before bed is protein if your going to eat something...some greek yogurt or fat free cottage cheese are good examples of that.
    moki1984

    Answer by moki1984 at 3:50 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • agree with q&a
    mekarevell

    Answer by mekarevell at 8:16 PM on Sep. 30, 2010

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