Turkey Wrap: 2 ounces deli turkey breast slices (low sodium), 1 ounce Swiss cheese, 1 teaspoon mustard, shredded lettuce, chopped tomato. Stack or roll ingredients; serve chilled. Calories 180; 21g Protein, 9g Fat, 7g Carbohydrate. Change this up with any deli meat and cheese that you enjoy.

It’s a well known fact that drinking water can help you shed pounds. But, lesser know is the fact that drinking very cold water actually makes your metabolism kick into an even higher gear. When you drink cold water your body brings the temperature of your body up and your metabolism increases.

Do you have a pasta craving? Switch over to whole wheat pasta. They are healthier and you get full quicker with them. Even when you are eating the wheat pasta, you should not have it too often. Rich sauces should be avoided altogether.

Secondly, as a record, your journal will become priceless. Perhaps on a daily basis we cannot measure our growth, our strengths and courage as we experience the weight loss transformation. But if we have a reference we can deliberately and honestly measure our progress. We can turn to the journal when we are feeling defeated and relive milestone moments we have recorded. One of my greatest moments during the weight loss was fitting in size 12 jeans. Imagine it: size 12! I do not want to ever forget that moment, and I will not because it is in my journal and it is a success I visit often. Record those magical moments to relive later, it is worth the time and effort.

Gastric bypass surgery is a form of weight loss surgery face performed on obese patients to combat obesity. Roun en-Y(proximal), Roun en Y(distal) and Loop gastric bypass are the three variations in gastric bypass surgery. Roun En Y(proximal) is the most commonly performed bypass surgery.

A journal can be a lovely bound writing book, a simple steno tablet, a computer document or even an online blog. Video journaling to share is now possible with so many free video sharing websites available. In journaling, you can commit to daily entries, or write when the mood strikes. You can share your travel log or keep it tucked away and private.

Obesity is not a weakness of character. Obesity is a disease – a medical condition that requires medical treatment. Sometimes the cause of the disease is an unmet psychological or emotional need, with food as a kind of surrogate therapy. Other times the sufferer is biologically addicted to food, just like a junkie is to heroin. Whatever the cause of a given case of obesity might be, however, the person behind it deserves our compassion. Contempt towards those suffering from a disease isn’t the Tar Heel way.