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Top 5 healthy drinks to help with the meat burn!

With Eid ul Azha’s continuing celebrations, people are busy delving into scrumptious dawats and BBQ parties and while those are a true essence of post eid delights that much meat intake can cause some serious dents in your health.

There are a number of health-promoting drinks that enhance metabolism, reduce hunger, improve digestion and also help give flight to your weight loss plans.

Losing weight healthily and effectively is a long-term, disciplined process and for getting the desired results, making certain essential lifestyle and dietary changes is inevitable.

Here are the top 5 drinks to help you lose weight.

Green Tea

A recent 12-week study found that participants who adopted a daily routine of drinking 4-5 cups of green tea, coupled with exercise lost two pounds extra than non tea-drinking participants.

These weight loss properties of green tea come from the presence of catechins, that are antioxidants known to boost metabolism, thus helping in burning fat faster.

Drink one cup every morning to see results.

Pineapple Drink

By reducing inflammation and improving digestion, pineapple drink aids weight-loss

Pineapples contain bromelain, a mixture of many enzymes that help in digestion, decreasing inflammation, and preventing blood clots.

In addition, pineapples are also rich in essential vitamins (particularly C, A, and B-6), potassium, fiber, and magnesium.

Toss pineapple slices into a mixer and blend well. Then, add cinnamon powder and lime juice to it, to enhance your metabolism and help yourself lose weight.

Coffee

The world-popular brew to the rescue for your weight-loss plans

Caffeine, which acts as a stimulant in our body, is presence in abundance in coffee. It helps in giving you a metabolism boost, and makes you feel fuller (thus reducing hunger pangs).

A number of studies have also shown that coffee drinkers enjoy better metabolism, and are therefore able to lose fat faster.

Above all, who doesn’t love coffee in the first place?

ACV drinks

Apple cider vinegar (ACV) can be great for helping you lose weight as it contains acetic acid, a compound that helps in reducing insulin levels, improving metabolism, suppressing appetite and burning fat. Additionally, ACV slows down process of stomach emptying, helping you stay fuller for long.

However, acidic drinks like ACV can erode teeth, thus thorough rinsing after consumption is recommended.

Lemon-Honey Drink

Take lemon-honey syrup every morning to lose weight. Reap the miraculous weight-loss properties of lemon and honey by making this simple, easy-to-make drink at home.

Organic honey is known to help prevent gut issues, improve cardiovascular health, and reduce inflammation, thus aiding in weight loss.

Lime, on the other hand, is rich in Vitamin-C, which boosts the immune system, flushes out toxins, helps maintain Ph balance of body, thereby aiding weight loss.