Did you know that nearly 40% of the US population is categorized as overweight?
Did you know that an average US millennial spends $1,429 on health?
All this might not come as a surprise. However, we wanted to discuss a rising popular method thats been helping many shed weight and increase their day to day energy levels with Intermittent Fasting.
The early onset of the 21st century witnessed a new trend to lose weight. The practice of Intermittent Fasting, with different models like Time-restricted feeding and alternate day fasting blended well with the diet plans for those who gave this method a try.
With Intermittent Fasting, the calorie intake redefines itself. In most of the diets, fat is the product of glucose breaking down into smaller fragments. But, under the influence of Intermittent Fasting, the food intake shifts gradually from a “Glucose” power source to a “Ketones” power source. Therefore, the diet shifts to a healthy fat intake.
How Intermittent Fasting Helps Establish This Model?
In the body, the Insulin does the task of a storage house. It stores energy and releases it as and when required for body build-up. In the Intermittent Fasting schedule, whether you are going for Alternate day fasting or time-restricted feeding, the burning of the fat for energy will regulate and process the fat burning in the body. In this way, there will be considerable loss of weight with alternate day fasting acting as a way out to manage and regulate the insulin.
Boost to Norepinephrine
Norepinephrine leads to alertness, arousal, and attention. As per the recommendations of the dieticians and doctors, it shouldn’t always be activated. During the tenure of the fasting, the Norepinephrine is induced, thereby, increasing the alertness, metabolism and fat burning. As a result, quick loss of weight follows. But at the time of Intermittent Fasting, enough exposure to physical work will be reflected in the health and well-being of the practitioner.
But, it is highly advisable to all those who are willing to practice Intermittent fasting to discuss with the dietician or doctor well beforehand and accordingly take the call.