Welcome to The Doctors 2021 Fast Burn Challenge. This 9-week challenge launches on February 1st, 2021 (or whenever you choose).
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The Plan: It is a nine-week plan, developed by Dr. Ian, which incorporates elements of intermittent fasting and instruction to eat clean, whole, unprocessed foods for better overall nutrition. The fitness element of the plan includes 30 minutes of daily cardio and/or body weight resistance based strength training and getting in 12,000 steps a day.
The Diet Guidelines: Start with - 12:12 intermittent fasting window, evenly distribute your calories in your eating window. Do not eat your first meal until 2 hrs after you wake up and do not your last meal within 2 hrs before going to bed (that is your window)
Notables: No white bread, no white pasta, no soda, no fried foods. Drink 1 glass of water before and with every meal, 1 daily cup of coffee with limited milk and sugar (don’t drink your calories)
The Benefits: Participants lost 12-15lbs on average, during the Fast Burn original trials. Lowered blood pressure and lower blood pressure levels were also seen in trial participants.
Below find a sample menu for your first day of the Fast Burn Challenge!