Carbohydrates, protein and fat are the three main macronutrients found in foods, and having the right mix of these nutrients at every meal can help you achieve a healthy weight for you. Combining carbs and protein at each meal does not guarantee you will lose weight. The type and amount of carbohydrates you choose and your individual tolerance to carbs can make a big difference in what the right combination is for you to lose weight.
Type of Carbohydrates
Not all carbohydrates are healthy, and choosing the right type