How Many Steps a Day Can Help You Lose Weight

There is rarely a person that is satisfied with his weight and doesn’t want to lose any. Although there are diets that are quick and fast, they are not always that efficient. But wouldn’t be great to lose weight and not be aware of it?

Well, it is possible, no money is needed, just you need to change few habits. It is simple you just need to walk more. Yes, you can lose weight, just by walking? But, how many steps a day you need to do in order to lose weight?

How Much Calories We Burn While Walking Depends on 2 Factors:

  1. Walking area
  2. Body Weight

To be more accurate and specific here are the numbers you need to know;

Your body will burn 400 calories if you walk for one hour. This will happen if you walk with an average speed of four miles per hour.

If you want to be even more specific, you need to know that in order to burn 100 calories you need to make 2,000 steps. That is around 1 mile of walking. In fact, in order to lose 1 pound, you need to burn 3,500 calories.

The best and healthiest way to lose weight and not have the yo-yo effect, is to to lose 1 pound in a week.

That means that you need to burn 500 calories in a day, or measured in miles you need to walk 5 miles on a daily basis.

Simple, right? You just need to change few habits.

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