Weight Loss May Not Be So Appealing For Relationships, Sex Life – Study

Researchers at North Carolina State University and University of Texas at Austin claimed losing weight may hamper your relationship, love and sex life. The new report explained that an individual who loses substantial weight begins to pester the partner to follow the same.This study analyzed the negative effects of weight loss. Must Read Gunmen Kill 30 Members of Wedding Party in Nigeria Sponsorship Link The study was conducted on the participants who recently lost substantial amount of weight of about 30 pounds in less than two years. Based on a survey of those who lost weight and their partners, the study followed attributes regarding how their relationship had evolved during weight loss. Two essential factors considered were communication between the couple and their sexual behavior. Results suggested that the couples’ communication experienced some changes for good. The partner who lost weight talked more about healthy lifestyle and motivated the other half to adopt healthy living. For couples who were open to the idea of lifestyle modification had better relationships both emotionally and sexually. However, some couples who had opposing beliefs about weight loss weakened their relationship. The person who lost weight tend to pester his partner causing stress in the relationship.

This is according to a study published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics. Obesity is a growing problem worldwide, particularly for adolescents. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the percentage of obese adolescents in the US aged between 12 and 19 has increased from 5% in 1980 to 18% in 2010. Researchers from the US, led by investigators from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, say as the rate of adolescent obesity is increasing, so is the popularity of weight loss surgery (bariatric surgery) as a treatment option. Researchers say that weight loss surgery for teenagers poses very few short-term complications.

Change your diet for weight loss by giving up soda. Water is the best, zero-calorie alternative. Remember to add a twist of lemon to your water for flavor and additional health benefits. Eat More Greens Broccoli, kale, spinach and collards are some of the many healthy green vegetables packed full of vitamins and antioxidants.

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