In order to lose weight, you have to burn more calories than you take in. Since one pound equals 3,500 calories, you need to reduce your caloric intake by 500—1000 calories per day to lose about 1 to 2 pounds per week.
Here's the problem. Experts like me tell you to exercise and we often offer all types of formulas and recommendations. The latest recipe for health (and weight loss) is to workout aerobically, a minimum of an hour, most days of the week, and really focus on increasing your heart rate for most of the hour's duration. This commitment to…