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Simply put the details are coming laterthe brain has sort of a preconceived notion mcdonalf how fat it wants you to be, a setpoint as it were. All three situations come with the same basic problems: It’s only in recent times where being fat is a health risk, mainly because people get fat, and stay fat for extended periods.

Since nobody likes restriction or hunger, most people go back to old eating habits and gain all the weight back. Nutritional Implications of Gender Differences in Metabolism: They are all ultimately sort of kludge fixes, which aren’t addressing the real problem hint: In most people, when you overfeed, metabolic rate goes up a little and hunger decreases a little, if at all. That’s the problem, what’s the goal?

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Metabolic imprinting on genetically susceptible neural circuits. This is the reason that women have a much harder time losing fat and keeping it off than men.

All this was in the quest to be lean and stay there. As it turns out, nearly all of the problems I described above are being controlled by the same basic systems and they turn out to be mostly in the brain. Since women were ultimately responsible for the survival of the human race since they give birth to and take care of the childrenthe ones who could stay alive the longest during the winter famine were the ones who passed on their genes 7.


But, in general, for clear evolutionary reasons, your body works far harder against you when you underfeed than when you overfeed. The difference is merely one of degree: As most know, they only work to a small degree.

My doctor is thrilled and thinks I’m nuts to want to be leaner. In both cases, it’d be ideal if you could lose fat weight with no muscle loss, no metabolic slowdown, no crashing hormones, and no runaway appetite.

The data I’m going to present turn out to apply to dieters in general, because the mechanisms at the heart of the problem are the same.

It looks like overeating for long periods of time or staying fat long enough can cause setpoint to go up above where it was when you were born. Your body hates you. You’ll find out how it ‘knows’ in the next chapter. I’m not entirely sure if it’s for the reader’s benefit or my own.

That’s your ‘setpoint’ and how high or low it is depends on what bromocriptkne mom did when she was pregnant, what you did during puberty, and what you’ve done as lyke adult. That’s on top of the other metabolic derangements, such as slowed metabolic rate and decreased fat burning, along with increased fat storage capacity, that occur.


That’s the real issue and topic of this book. The brain and setpoint In the last five years or so, obesity research has exploded into a whole new realm.

If bromocripine was obese or, as it turns out, undernourishedyou’re more likely to be overweight and have trouble losing and keeping weight and fat off. Figuring bromkcriptine what is the problem with women and fat loss and fixing it is one of my next projects.

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This is why the idea of “Just try harder” doesn’t get very far. That is, overfeed someone and you generally don’t see major increases in metabolic rate or decreases in hunger. As you might imagine, fat storage takes off.

Practical and Nutritional Implications ed. In addition, in response to that mcdpnald, your body has an extremely well developed way of keeping you alive, slowing metabolic rate, making you less active so that you burn less calories, making you hungry as hell so you’ll go look for what food might be available, decreasing fat burning, and many others.

It’s when you underfeed people that the problems start: A great deal of this ‘setpoint’ is imprinted at a very early age 1.