6 Super Foods to Rev up Your Metabolism

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Have you been searching for how you can change and give a boost your metabolism? If yes, then worry no more, because this article will show you some of the world’s best foods that can do this job in no time.

1. Grapefruit

Grapefruit has been known to contain a ‘powerful nutrient combination’  of choline, fiber, vitamin C and potassium (among others), this combination is just what your heart needs to keep beating regularly and normally as well as to give you a steady blood pressure. Pertaining to metabolism: this same grapefruit also contains an antioxidant – naringenin – that helps to increase your rate of burning up calories, thus speeding up your metabolic rate.

2. Egg whites

Add a moderate amount of egg white to your daily diet and your metabolism will be racing at a faster rate because of the egg white’s amino acid content. A nutritionist in Chicago – David Grotto has attested to this fact and was reported to have said that egg whites can ‘keep your metabolism stoked”.

3. Garlic

Garlic has gained a great reputation among the foods that are generally considered to be healthy. It has been shown to be of tremendous benefits to the immune system and has also been proven to contain properties that help in slowing down the aging process and warding off diseases. But apart from these and many more health benefits, a study that was published in the Journal of Nutrition explained that garlic can be a positive contributor in boosting metabolism as well as controlling the amount of fat produced by the body over time.

4. Berries

Whether it is strawberries, blueberries or blackberries – it does the same job. Berries are known to contain a satisfactory amount of fiber and because the human body does not entirely burn fiber, the fiber present in berries makes it easier for the body to get rid of fat and unnecessary calories after consuming a meal; thereby ensuring that your metabolism is even faster.

5. Cayenne pepper

Nothing speeds up your metabolism like a hot pepper spice added to your meal, this cayenne pepper will burn calories and completely rev up your metabolism.

6. Lemon Juice

Try consuming some tablespoons of a lemon juice the next time you are about to have a meal right after having had a meal. Doing this has been known to create a positive impact on your blood sugar and will supply your body with a sufficient amount of calcium and vitamin C (among others). This stuff is so good for your metabolism that many health experts have advised their patients to drink a glass of lemon juice every morning.

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