Be Brave Enough to Lose Weight

Are You Frightened of Change?

It is true that change frightens people. However, in order to achieve weight loss you must look at your situation realistically. The good news is that weight loss is certainly achievable. The bad news is that you will have to change your ways and people do not usually like change.

Face Your Problems.

There is no way the weight loss problem will just go away. In fact, the sorry news is that it could keep on getting worse. It is better to face it now at the level that it is rather than facing it later when it has become much worse.

People who overeat often feel that they have more need for food than others. This is just not true. There are caloric guidelines and they are for men and women generally. So if you are a man it would be one number but a different one for a woman. Also, the numbers fall along a range with a lower and a higher. Today can be the first day that things actually start to get better but only if you decide to make it that way.

Have Hope for Your Weight Loss.

Many people have been able to lose weight in the past and you can be one of them. This is certainly not an insurmountable problem. Some people have had even harder situations and have triumphed. There is no reason you cannot be among the winners. Why don't you go ahead and embrace a winner's mindset. Make a decision that now you will be a big winner and put these problems far behind.

Put Together a Goal and a Plan.

There are many weight loss programs available on the market today. All of them have different strengths and weaknesses. Pick the one that seems to be the right weight loss plan for you. Make a solid decision but don't waste time over thinking this. It is better to get started quickly.

Do Not Lose Your Focus.

Stay the course. Weight loss does take time. Programs that promise very rapid weight loss are unhealthy scams for the most part. It will be necessary to change behavior for a lifetime and not just for the short term and that is a fundamental understanding to true long term weight loss.

It takes courage to face a new endeavor like weight loss. Take heart that weight loss is possible. Make a reasonable goal and develop a solid weight loss plan. Keep your focus sharp and you will succeed in your goal.

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Kathleen Kerswig 13 months ago

Fear of change can keep many of us from attempting to make a shift in our lives. Thanks for sharing!

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