According to new research published in the New England Journal of Medicine, it can take up to five months to lose the weight you gain between Halloween and Christmas. Yikes! Obviously, avoiding weight gain during the holiday season could save you a lot of trouble and regret in January.
We all know that lowering caloric intake, and burning energy through exercise, is the key to any weight loss plan. But of course, knowing something and being able to accomplish it are two very different things! It’s not always easy to cut calories that low, and we face multiple challenges such as cravings and longtime habits that are hard to break.