One of the most recommended food for a low-carb eating plan is a low-carb shake. You should need to know that you do not have to limit yourself to the usual stuff since, nowadays, there are so many food that you can make, belonging to the low-carb food. You can make anything as long as it meets the requirement of a healthy balance of food that include fats, carbohydrates, and proteins.
Any low-carb food that you eat gets converted into nutrients – with some of them getting converted faster than others, especially carbohydrate, which gets converted, faster than fats and protein. Carbohydrates are found in foods like milk products, fruits and vegetables. Other sources of carbohydrate are grains, breads, and cereal that include some beneficial fiber in them.
Because of the fast conversion of carbohydrates into sugar, it can raise the sugar level in your blood in no time at all. The body stores the excess sugar in the fat cells. When there is too much sugar in the body, the body creates a mean to bring it down as the pancreas produces insulin to lower the blood sugar. However, the insulin not only decrease the amount of blood sugar in the body as it also increases the fat cells present in your body.
Sad to say, what the body can burn in an instant, it stores for a long time. You also need to understand that those fats stored in the body accumulate overtime. That is the reason why there are some people who are obese.
Popular diet program like the Atkins Diet or South Beach Diets concentrates on decreasing the amount of carbs eaten in a day. Such diet reduced the carbs intake by means of eating many fruits and vegetables, and grains. Some succeed in their diet program because of their dedication while others who are not serious enough failed with their diet program.
So, just like anything else, eating low-carb shake need to be accompanied with enough exercise and a well-balanced diet. Try to mix eating shakes with other food so that you can enjoy it while you shed those pounds quietly.