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October Weight Loss Challenge: Day 25 Eating Breakfast

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Welcome to Day 25 of the October Weight Loss Challenge!

Do you eat breakfast on a daily basis?

If not, why not?

What does a typical breakfast for yourself consist of?

A healthy breakfast is the energy fuel you need to start your day. After sleeping all night and going without food, your energy reserves are low and need to be replenished.

By eating breakfast, your blood sugar rises and your metabolism is recharged.

The benefits of a healthy breakfast are:

  • Provides necessary nutrients to kick start the day

  • Regular breakfast promotes healthier body weight.

  • Daily breakfast regulates appetite, reduces snack cravings

  • Reduces chances of overeating during the day

  • Reduces the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

  • Helps stabilize hormones and blood sugar levels

  • Reduces fatigue and sleepy feeling mid-morning

  • Spurt in energy levels, positive attitude.

  • Improves concentration, boosts brain power

  • Helps in weight maintenance efforts

  • Increases alertness

  • Improves overall health and well-being

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by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 9:09 AM
Replies (11-20):
by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 9:44 AM

I eat breakfast every single day! My breakfast is typically cereal and coffee!

by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 9:48 AM

I usually just have an egg or something small and then some fruit a few hours later. Mornings are hectic.
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by Bronze Member on Oct. 25, 2012 at 9:50 AM

Yes I do. I like a dish of yogurt and glass of cran juice.

by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 9:53 AM

I have a breakfast smoothie everday. :)

by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 10:01 AM
Yes everyday!!! Mostly oatmeal or eggs
by Member on Oct. 25, 2012 at 10:02 AM
Not as much as I should. I usually have cereal and fruit with a glass of oj. Somethimes I eat oatmeal. It just depends but most days I don't and I should.
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by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 10:09 AM

not always, i try to. usually cereal or pancakes if i do

by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 10:14 AM

 I eat breakfast every day. It is usually a whole grain waffle and a glass of milk.

by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 10:21 AM
I eat ceriiol or oatmeal most days. Once s week we have french toast or pancakes. I dont like most breakfast foods (eggs bacon sausage eews)
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by on Oct. 25, 2012 at 10:27 AM

While I try to eat a more balanced breakfast, I usually end up eating toast with a cup of tea.

I'm just not a breakfast person - I'm never that hungry in the morning! But I do make sure I eat a little something every day.

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