Good appetite is always associated with health. But only as long as it does not develop into a “wolf”. If a person constantly wants to eat, even after the last crumbs of a full meal are eaten, then it’s time to think about the reasons for such an appetite.
Hunger and appetite – different concepts
First, you need to understand that the terms “hunger” and “appetite”, although very similar, but from the point of view of physiology, are somewhat different concepts. Hunger is an objective reaction of the body to nutrient deficiency. It occurs within a few hours (usually 3 hours or more) after the last meal. With the help of hunger, the body requires replenishment of energy resources (food intake). Continue reading
The word “metabolism” has long ceased to be considered an exclusively medical term and has become firmly established in colloquial speech. Metabolism must be accelerated in order to lose weight, improve health, improve appearance. This is evidenced by successful people from TV screens, slender models from glossy pages, ordinary people from advertising posters who achieved their cherished dream. Therefore, almost every person periodically raises the question: how to speed up the metabolism?
A bit of metabolism theory
The body is constantly undergoing many chemical reactions. They support human life, provide development, growth, allow you to adequately respond to the environment. These processes are called metabolism. And in the language of doctors – metabolism. Continue reading
For weak babies who are often ill, doctors prescribe fish oil. Not surprising. After all, it is rich in omega-3 fatty acids. The body needs the latter for the proper functioning of almost all organs. What are fatty acids? What are women, men and children of omega-3s taken for? And what threatens the shortage of necessary substances?
Bit of theory
Media, nutritionists often remind about the need to regularly include fatty acids in the menu. Thanks to these substances, one feels better, nails are strengthened, and the beauty and silkiness of the hair are restored. But before you introduce them into your diet, you need to get to know them better. After all, even the most useful components, if used improperly, can turn into enemies. Continue reading