The Most Important Meal Of The Day

6:01 pm in Weight Loss News by seph

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. However, it is also the most ignored meal of the day. [There are many who view breakfast as the least important meal of the day and therefore don’t consider it a big deal skipping breakfast. Many people skip breakfast as they consider it as not being too important]. ’There should be no excuse to miss breakfast, irrespective of how busy you may be in the morning. Eating breakfast is vital because after 8–12 hours without food, the brain and muscles need “fuel” to function. [We get energy from the glucose contained in foods.We get that musch important fuel from our breakfast] We also get important nutrients such as vitamins, minerals, dietary fiber, and protein.

Breakfast also can help keep your weight in check. Breakfast kick-starts the body’s metabolism, the process by which the body converts the fuel in food to energy. And when the metabolism gets moving, the body starts burning calories.Skipping breakfast is strongly linked to the development of obesity. People who don’t eat breakfast often consume more calories throughout the day and are thus more likely to be overweight. That’s because someone who skips breakfast is likely to get famished before lunchtime and snack on high-calorie foods or overeat at lunch.

People who skip breakfast have difficulty in learning as they tend to be scatterbrained.People who do eat breakfast tend to be much more focused on the task at hand. They do not have trouble concentrating nearly as much as those who do not eat breakfast.

Going on an empty stomach can lead to mood swings and irritability. {Your body is lacking something.When you skip breakfast, your body lacks something} This affects your whole system. People who do eat breakfast tend to be much less irritable than those who do not. They tend to be in a better mood.No one wants to see you irritable and noone like to see people in a mood swing.

The importance of healthy breakfast for teenagers and children: The amount of food that a child needs varies according to height, built, gender, and activity levels. Most kids will usually eat the amount of food that’s right for them, however, it is up to the parents to ensure that their children have the right foods available to choose from. Eating a meal should be both a healthy and an enjoyable occasion, a fact that many parents overlook when planning a meal for growing children.

(source: HealthBulletinSite.com)