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Have a question about diets like the Mediterranean diet, South Beach Diet, or Zone Diet? Would you like to learn more about creating a low-sodium, diabetes, or gluten-free diet? You've come to the right place!

Diet Meals Delivered Can Help you Conquer Emotional Eating

Diet Meals Delivered Can Help you Conquer Emotional Eating

We’ve all had bad days and we’ve all been tempted to eat our feelings away, but eating for reasons other than hunger can cause unwanted side effects, like weight gain and obesity.

But we understand that sometimes it’s hard not to eat because food is everywhere, especially the bad-for-you processed foods.

Diet meals delivered can help you make better food choices, but you’ll need to muster your self-control if you’re trying to shed those extra pounds and reclaim your body.  The food you eat fuels your workout and puts you on the fast track to weight loss success.

If you don’t eat well, you are more likely to get injured which can lead to a whole slew of health problems.

Smart move number one: ask yourself if you’re really hungry

It’s never a bad idea to take a step back and ask yourself if you’re really hungry. Too often we eat out of anger, boredom, etc. It’s not a good idea to eat away our feelings. If you ask yourself whether or not you really NEED to eat, you’ll be able to better determine whether you’re eating because you’re really hungry or just upset, bored, etc. Diet meals delivered are a great way to regulate the kind of food you SHOULD eat compared to the kind of food you want to eat for that quick, sugary fix.

Smart move number two: clean out your pantry

Don’t have bad, processed foods scattered throughout your kitchen! These only lead to temptation. Our advice to you: throw away all the bad stuff and don’t look back. It may feel like you’re wasting food and especially money—but think about your health first. You don’t need that kind of food in your diet anyway. Once you’ve processed-food-proofed your pantry, consider diet meals delivered. This way you’ll always have healthy, properly portioned and delicious meals available—without any temptation.

Smart move number three: find what you really crave

If you’re eating to fill a void—confront it and fill it with what you really crave. Get out there more. Join a gym, take a class, and make it a goal to socialize more. Focus on your career, family or significant other. Reconnect with an old friend. Make your life more fulfilling by paying attention to what it’s lacking. Once you have a handle on emotional eating, try diet meals delivered to shed those extra pounds and reclaim your body.

Check out this link for more emotional eating busters.

But what if I’m too busy to eat healthy?

Once bistroMD program member Lisa had her second child she began gaining weight. She went from 120 pounds to 170 pounds.  During this time, eating fast food and packaged meals at home became increasingly common for Lisa, who struggled to find time to cook healthy meals. 

Finally, she knew she needed a change and scoured the web for the best diet meals delivered.

Through countless internet research, she found bistroMD. 

Lisa was looking for diet meals delivered that accomplished:

1)  Great tasting chef quality meals

2)  BistroMD has a customizable menu with 200 delicious recipes

3)  Food was delivered right to her home

4)  The meals were quick and easy to prepare

5)  The nutritional foundation of the meals was developed by registered dieticians and a bariatric physician with 20+ years of experience

6)  With bistroMD meals she didn’t feel hungry throughout the day

7)  The bistroMD meals had the proper portion size

8)  BistroMD was founded by a doctor

These 8 factors made her choice easy.  Because of her busy lifestyle, having diet meals delivered was essential to her dieting success. 

Every bite you take follows this proven approach for healthy weight loss. Our program provides 1,100-1,400 calories daily with 40-50% total caloric intake from lean, adequate protein, 20-25% of calories from healthy fats, and 30-35% from complex carbohydrates.

It only takes a few weeks to start seeing results. You don’t have anything to lose, but the fat!

We have a men and a women’s program with the option to receive five-or-seven-days’ worth of healthy meals delivered to your door. The seven day option comes with the My Night feature, your one night a week to kick back, relax with friends and eat whatever you want.

The two programs range from $130-$160 and EATS, our essential and tasty snacks are just $1.50 per snack. Women receive two snacks per day and men receive three snacks per day.

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