Eat quality food to lose weight

There is a simple way to stay slim. Eat quality food instead of worrying about the amount of food you eat, say experts.

Consuming bigger amounts of healthier food rather than smaller amounts of poor quality produce is the key, the reported quoting experts Thursday.

Experts at the Harvard School of Public Health in America revealed that small lifestyle changes can make all the difference to -staying in shape.

They said focusing on calories alone would not keep you slim. Instead, the best way to stay at a healthy weight is to eat nutritious and filling foods of good quality.

Successful battle of the bulge

They recommend that people watching their weight need to cut out fizzy, sugar-sweetened drinks, potatoes and refined grain foods like white rice and low-fibre breakfast cereals.

And they should eat a lot more `natural` foods, like fruit and vegetables, whole grains, nuts and yoghurt, while avoiding anything processed.

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