Indiaherald Group of Publishers P LIMITED

X
close save
crop image
x
Wed, Oct 16, 2019 | Last Updated 4:52 am IST

Menu &Sections

Search

Drinking Water before food reduces Calorie intake

Drinking Water before food reduces Calorie intake
Drinking Water before food reduces Calorie intake
http://apherald-nkywabj.stackpathdns.com/images/appleiconAPH72x72.png apherald.com

Drinking water with meals can also help you pause between bites, giving you a moment to check in with your hunger and fullness signals. This can prevent overeating, and may even help you lose weight. Meanwhile additionally, one 12-week study showed that participants who drank 17 oz (500 ml) of water before each meal lost 4.4 lbs (2 kg) more than those who did not. Research also shows that drinking water may speed up your metabolism by about 24 calories for every 8 oz (500 ml) you consume.

Drinking Water before food reduces Calorie intake

Furthermore the amount of calories burned decreased when the water was warmed to body temperature. This might be due to the fact that your body uses more energy bringing the cold water up to body temperature. However, observations on the effects of water on metabolism are not universal and the effects are minor at best.

Drinking Water before food reduces Calorie intake

Finally, it's important to note that this mostly applies to water and not drinks that contain calories. In one review study, total calorie intake was 8 to 15% higher when people drank sugary drinks, milk or juice with meals. 

Drinking Water before food reduces Calorie intake

Drinking Water before food reduces Calorie intake
5/ 5 - (1 votes)
Add To Favourite
More from author
About the author

Nanotechnology Degree Holder. Movie Geek. Crazy about comics and cartoons. Hardcore Cricket Lover. Photoshop Professional