If you’ve had lap band surgery, you may need occasional adjustments to the tightness, or fill, of the balloon. Read on to learn about the frequency and experience of these fills.
Metabolism is the process by which your body converts what you eat and drink into energy. During this complex biochemical process, calories in food and beverages are combined with oxygen to release the energy your body needs to function.
Even when you’re at rest, your body needs energy for all its “hidden” functions, such as breathing, circulating blood, adjusting hormone levels, and growing and repairing cells.
Sometimes we need to boost our metabolic rate in order to burn more calories which of course assists in the weight loss mechanism.