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A promising weight loss procedure that is being tested in America is already available in European countries. It involves inserting a balloon into a your stomach via your throat passage which is non-invasive and no surgery involved.
The balloon is then inflated and stays in your stomach for 6 months. This helps to retrain the stomach and brain that you are full, and don’t need to keep eating in order to fill up.
The lucky patient who qualified for the trial has already lost 40 pounds, and went from a post baby-body to a bikini body.
When we say Maria Sharapova’s diet, we mean it in a very general sense as representative of healthy eating because many athletes do not necessarily want to diet and lose any weight but rather develop lean strong muscles.
Watch a video for Shape Magazine where Maria Sharapova shares a sneak peak into maintaining a balanced diet before tennis matches.
- Keep a well balanced diet days before [tennis] matches
- Recovery foods, a mixture of carbohydrates, protein (pasta, steak)
- Don’t necessarily be too picky. Enjoy good healthy food.
Translated to mean: Yes, as a top athlete Maria Sharapova does watch her diet closely. She will be the first to tell you that two scoops of ice cream, double fried donuts, french fries, and a soda is not a healthy meal.
YouTube user Vanessa loses 32 pounds with meal replacements shakes. She created a video with picture of her at 137 lbs, and the final result at 116 lbs. She has since provided an update to the video description saying that she is now at 105 lbs.