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Did "Marketing" Kill Your Fire For Your Business?

by vathan vathandiva vathandiva (2019-03-26)

Out of desperation, women so  Tinnitus 911 readily fall into a diet trap and succumb to extreme food and exercise binges. We so desperately want to look youthful and have our figure back from younger years. The whole weight loss marketing industry knows how to skillfully hit women's psychological and emotional sensor buttons with false weight loss promises.
Women know about the major hormonal shifts and changes in metabolism that cause weight gain after menopause but are dismayed how stubbornly the ounces can hold onto the belly.

Simply explained, we are unique individuals - as chemically complex inside as physically from the outside. Identifying what causes belly fat is complex and depends on a multitude of factors that likely differ with each individual.In women, the major hormones involved are estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, insulin and cortisol. Though each have a specific role in body metabolism, they never work in isolation. It is the balanced interplay of hormones that contributes to a healthy metabolism.

To illustrate the complex hormone interactions that play a role in fat storage, let's focus on estrogen. Estrogen has a significant effect on insulin to hinder excess calorie store as belly fat. Also, together with progesterone, estrogen opposes actions of cortisol - the hormone associated with stress - to store fat in the belly.

You can already appreciate that any hormonal imbalance, whether excess or not enough, impacts our calorie or fat storage. When the estrogen level is low and a cortisol release stimulated by stress interacts with insulin in an erratic way, it is bad news for developing that stubborn belly fat. If in addition the body is not given a chance to heal and restore a hormone balance, inflammation sets in to further aggravate belly fat.