Being at the right weight is not only about looking good. Too many people believe that this is the only reason to lose weight and they convince themselves that their obesity is okay. They don’t understand the hidden costs of obesity. While it is great to look good by being thin, there are much bigger and more important reasons for you to keep any unwanted fat off of your body.
Gaining weight can cause you to lose motivation and drive to exercise and when this happens, aches and pains set in
Research has shown that people who exercise regularly are less likely to suffer from lower back pain and other types of aches and pains. This obviously does not include people who become sore due to exercise related injuries.
Overweight people are generally less active than their slimmer counterparts and are therefore more prone to suffering from aches and pains.
The good news is that you can decide today make some life changing decisions that will improve the quality of your life forever.
Step one is to make the decision that you have had enough of your weight and all the downsides associated with being overweight. For less than a pack of cigarettes a day you can lose all your weight while still enjoying all your favorite foods. The Herbalife program is designed to make you consume less calories while getting more and better nutrition than you ever were before you started on the program.
You can then start walking for 10 minutes 2-3 times a week to get your body used to exercising or consider getting the whole family involved. Yes the first 3 months will be tough, however the results will be worth it. You will begin to look and feel younger. Your joints and muscles will thank you as they begin to do things that previously could not be done.
Even more importantly, your organs will benefit immensely be making these lifestyle changes. You organs take an immense amount of strain when you are overweight. Make 2013 the year that you claim your life back. You owe it to yourself to live a long quality life.