To get to a smaller number on the scale, you not only have to work out but also chow down. Ten to 30 per cent of the kilojoules you use each day are burned by the simple act of digesting your food. That means satisfying your food cravings actually fries kilojoules. Pretty cool, right? Give your taste buds what they're after with our five favourite ways to get your powerfood fix.
You probably know that fibre is the magic bullet of weight loss. It keeps you satisfied throughout the day — and away from the fridge. But you may not know that berries are an excellent roughage source. Raspberries are the fibre queens with 8 grams per cup. Blackberries come in a close second with 7.4 grams, and blueberries have 3.5 grams.
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