Planning A Weight Loss Program

Copyright 2006 Janet Dunmore

Attitude: In order to succeed with your weight loss goals it is important to go into this program without thinking you are on a diet. What you need to do is change your behaviour and habits. This does not mean that you need to ever feel hungry or turn yourself into an Olympic athlete in order to achieve your weight loss goal. If you fall off the wagon get back on, you havent lost the war.

Exercise: If you are more than 20 pounds overweight then you should start off with moderate daily exercise e.g. walking or swimming to assist with your weight loss. Always consult your doctor before embarking on any exercise regime.

If you are moderately overweight then a minimum of 40 minutes per day is preferable to achieve weight loss. If aged over 40 then it helps to try and do 2 sessions per day e.g. aerobic workout in the morning and walking or cycling for 30 minutes or more in the evening. I found that my metabolism slowed down considerably when I reached 40 so fitting in two sessions a day really helped my weight loss efforts.

Getting Organized: This lifestyle change will take a certain amount of effort and forward planning on your part. Think about what you do throughout the day that you could change i.e. do you sit at your desk at lunchtime reading the newspaper? Do you watch television for several hours in the evening? Could you set your alarm for 30 minutes earlier in the morning? This extra time can be used for exercise and the time needed to prepare your meals in advance if you need to take them to work .

Make lists for shopping, dont just hit the supermarket with a vague idea of what you will need for your weight loss goal. Cook in bulk and freeze the rest in small portions.

Things to Avoid: As a general rule stick to the outer aisles in the supermarket where the fresh produce is displayed. Avoid the aisles with packaged and processed foods. It goes without saying to avoid sugar and sugar related products (try fruit instead).

If in doubt just cut out the white stuff, sugar, white bread, white rice, potatoes etc. Dairy products can be very high in fat so try the reduced fat variety. I personally find this tastes better than the no fat variety and is more satisfying so you arent looking for more in another half an hour.

Alcohol is also best avoided as this is normally quite high in calories and can lead to dehydration.

Quantities: Try and keep the quantities down to between 200-300 calories per meal, slightly more for men or if you are very active.

Frequency: Eat these small meals 5 times a day, approximately every 3 hours. Do not skip a meal and try not to eat after 7pm in the evening. The frequency of meals will stop you from feeling hungry and ease you toward your weight loss goal.

Dehydration: Drink plenty of water throughout the day, at least 8 glasses . Dont wait until you are thirsty as this means that you are dehydrated. This will help to keep your energy levels up and also eliminate toxins which can make you feel sluggish and tired.

Tricking your Metabolism: Eat 5 small meals of around 200-300 calories for 3 days then on the fourth day increase your calorie intake slightly for each meal . This will stop your body going into starvation mode and lowering your metabolism to suit the reduced intake.

Buddy: Why not get a friend or partner to join you on your new health and weight loss regime. This makes exercise more fun and helps you stay on target.

Attitude: I repeat this step as it's key to the success of your program. Continue to work towards a goal taking small steps if necessary. Many people have done this, you can too.

By using these tips you should achieve gradual and healthy weight loss without feeling deprived or hungry.



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Safe Weight Loss Plans

Although you may crave instant weight loss, plans where you drastically reduce the amount you eat or the amount you exercise are actually forms or beginners anorexia which can be quite dangerous to your body and your future. This is because your body is not made to shed pounds dramatically and the result of this can actually be harmful to the normal function of your organs.

Fruit and vegetables that contain a lot of water not only fill us up and help keep our body hydrated, when combined with our daily water consumption they are an excellent aid to fast weight loss. Examples of high water content fruit and vegetable include cabbage, watercress, lettuce, kale, cucumber, courgettes, spinach, broccoli, tomato, watermelon, cantaloupe, oranges, grapefruit, pineapple, plums, nectarines, and berry fruits such as strawberries, blueberries and raspberries.

The main point you need to appreciate is that it takes regular physical exercise in order to lose weight permanently. The best way to burn calories is by performing aerobic workouts, which may be jogging, riding a bike, swimming or any other sports you like such as tennis, ping-pong or badminton. You can also attend dance or aerobic classes in the fitness center. The principal point is that in order to lose weight fast, you need to decrease your calories intake and get more exercise to enable you body to burn excess calories.

Tracking the food you're eating actually helps. You'll be aware of how much calories you are gaining. Mark on a healthy eating timetable by consuming only 1500-2000 calories daily and also eating every 3-4 hours in smaller pieces.

It will also inform your metabolism to burn muscle rather than fat which will increase your appetite to almost unbearable levels and thus causing an end to your diet. Once you go back to a regular eating routine you will find you gain weight quicker as your metabolism will still be working at a lower rate.

Dieting should not mean that you are restricting the calorie intake. This is in fact, the worst method of weight loss and might act otherwise i.e., you start gaining extra fat.

A great choice is usually to carry a packed lunch each day instead. This can save you cash and in reality doesn't require a great deal time to make in the morning. Purchase a nutritious lunch meat and low- fat cheese combination that you enjoy, or get hold of ready- to- go salad that you'll bring with you to work.



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Natural Fruits And Vegetables To Lose Weight

Red beans, red beans increase gastrointestinal digestion, reduce constipation, promote urination. Red beans has the effects of repose, is good for the kidney, the spleen, the stomach and the lung. Add lotus seeds, lily, it will stop bleeding, strong bones and muscles and so on, it can cure dry cough, increase energy for visceral, enhance physical strength.

Carrot, carrots can help improve constipation, it contain rich carotene. Fresh carrots have the most efficient system for detoxification. It is not only rich in carotene and vitamin A, but contains a lot of pectin, after combining with the body of mercury ions, it can reduce blood concentrations of mercury ions, accelerate the discharge of mercury ions, it is very suitable for people who often stay up late.

Lemon, lemon has rich vitamin C, as an important component of whitening skin care products by the beauty industry, especially the summer of whitening skin care products, including essential lemon is the protagonist. Drink a glass of lemonade, in addition to toxic substances from the body, but also help to eliminate facial freckles.

Yogurt, yogurt contains a variety of vitamins, including vitamin C, it can reduce the melanin, keep the skin white.

In addition to the above foods, there are many daily foods, fresh vegetables and fruits contains rich vitamins, antioxidants and minerals, such as, cabbage, broccoli, garlic, onions, shallots, cherry, staphylococcus, strawberries, apples, pectin, tea, carrots, figs, and kelp. If you choose foods reasonable, it will play the effect to promote the metabolism, detoxifies.

Cucumber, they have the effect of clearing heat, quench your thirst, reduce the swelling. Cucumber include sweet juicy, according to the analysis, 98% content of cucumbers is water, has the rich protein, vitamin B2, vitamin C, vitamin E, carotene, niacin, phosphorus, iron and other nutrients.

Pharmacological studies suggest that the fresh cucumber also contains alcohol acid, can inhibit carbohydrate into fat. Cucumber also contains cellulose. It can promote bowel movements, speed up the excretion and lower cholesterol to a certain extent. Cucumber with a low heat, for obesity of high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes, it is an ideal diet vegetables.

However, cucumber partial cold, those people who is weakness of spleen and stomach, they'd better eat less.



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Healthy Diet Meals For Weight Loss

It is not difficult to spot overweight people these days. There is an alarming increase in the number of obese children as well. regardless of where people live, their diet, etc., weight can pile on very quickly and a need for healthy weight loss is certainly needed. If you are in this category, there is a better than strong chance that you can rid the fat for a healthier lifestyle. Health weight loss is important, however. Just remember, though the course to better health is long and arduous, it will be a lot less expensive and much easier on you then say diabetes.

There is no doubt that weight loss is top-of-mind for many, just look at the number of products offered through infomercials and the Internet. It seems there is a new guru coming out with his or hers quick fat loss program or pill. Heck, the FDA has gotten behind in their pursuit of unhealthy products. This is said not as a deterrent, but as a waning all should have when making the decision to lose weight.

Your first course of action is certainly to consult your physician and a dietician before pursuing any diet. With that said, your best results will come from a natural weight loss program. Allowing your body to adapt to a healthier diet than simply taking some supplements. The draw-back to a natural weight loss program is typically the length. It does take more time, preparation and focus, but maybe that is what we all need.

Surgeries, popping pills, fat loss drink shakes nor surgery are typically not part of a healthy weight loss program. Instead, this type of program focuses on natural, holistic approaches, including sensible diet plans, exercise, etc. This is not to day that quick fat loss cannot be achieved, but it should not be expected. Sensible eating, again, is the key, which includes increasing your intake of healthier foods, such as vegetables and fruits. While this is not a new approach, it is usually overlooked.

In this day and age of fast food and fast cars, we just assume a fast diet should do the trick. Outside of being severely obese where drastic measures would need to be taken, this type of diet is almost fool-proof, if you stick to the plan.



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Easy Raw Food Recipe

Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

Chicken Enchiladas Recipe
  • Serves: 8 - 10
  • Prep Time: 30 - 45 min.
  • Total Time: 2+ hours

Note: If you prepare the entire recipe, you will need 2 casserole dishes

Ingredients

  • 3-4 Chicken Breasts (boiled and shredded)
  • Flour Tortillas
  • 1 Lg. Can Green Enchilada Sauce (28 oz)
  • 1 pkg. Cream Cheese (8 oz)
  • 1 Can Black Beans
  • 2 Cups Rice (cooked)
  • 2 - 3 Cups shredded Colby & Monterey Jack Cheeses

Instructions

Cook the Chicken Breasts ~ I boil my chicken breasts for 1 hr., allow to cool and then tear into pieces.

Cook 2 Cups Rice

In a large mixing bowl, Mix the Cream Cheese with 2 Cups of the Green Enchilada Sauce (I use a mixer for a creamer texture)

Stir the shredded chicken into the cream cheese mixture.

Drain & rinse black beans

Pour and spread 1/2 cup Enchilada Sauce into the bottom of each baking dish. (approx. 9 x 13)

Assemble enchiladas: Layer Tortilla, approx. 2 tablespoons rice, approx. 1 teaspoon black beans, then chicken mixture. (adjust this to your own personal tastes and preference)

Roll up the tortillas and place them seam side down in the prepared baking dishes.

After all of the tortillas are rolled and placed in the baking dishes, top with remaining Enchilada Sauce.

Top with 2 - 3 cups shredded Colby & Monterey Jack Cheeses

Cover and bake for 25 min. on 375

Uncover the enchiladas and broil for 4-5 minutes until the cheese topping is browned.

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Small Flour Tortillas

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I actually prefer the small tortillas when I am making the Chicken Enchiladas simply because, each enchilada is so filling, some of us can only eat one :)

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Mission Large Burrito Flour Tortillas, 8 Tortillas, 20 Oz. Bag

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However, the men in my family prefer the larger tortillas since they will hold more meat and filling.

It really is just a matter of preference since they are both equally delicious.

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Cook the Chicken Breasts and the Rice

Cook the Chicken Breasts and the Rice

In a large mixing bowl, Mix the Cream Cheese with 2 Cups of the Green Enchilada Sauce (I use a mixer for a creamer texture)
Stir the shredded chicken into the cream cheese mixture.

Pour and spread 1/2 cup Enchilada Sauce into the bottom of each baking dish.
Drain & rinse black beans
Assemble enchiladas: Layer Tortilla, approx. 2 tablespoons rice, approx. 1 teaspoon black beans,
Then add the chicken mixture. (adjust this to your own personal tastes and preference)
Roll up the tortillas and place them seam side down in the prepared baking dishes.
After all of the tortillas are rolled and placed in the baking dishes, top with remaining Enchilada Sauce.
Top with 2 - 3 cups shredded Colby & Monterey Jack Cheeses

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The Need To Pee

Cats are one of the most beloved pets. They are beautiful, usually quiet, groom themselves, and are generally low-maintenance, as opposed to dogs. Cats even 'take themselves' to the bathroom, unlike dogs which need to be let out regularly. One unpleasant reality of owning a cat, however, is the potential for cat pee odor.

Cats are also pretty easy to litter train. However, sometimes they still urinate elsewhere. Some male cats and even female cats which aren't neutered or spayed may 'spray,' which is even worse than regular cat pee odor.

Here are some tips on how to prevent cat pee odors, as well as how to remove pet odors:

- The best treatment for most odors is preventing them. Make sure your cat(s) always have a fresh, clean litter box. Cats are finicky creatures, and if their box isn't up to their standards, they'll go elsewhere, then you will have a really bad odor problem on your hands.

- If your cat hasn't been neutered or spayed, consider it. This will probably prevent (or solve) any spraying problems you may have.

- Once your cat has urinated outside the litter box, clean it up immediately. If you don't, they will just do it again. As long as they can smell the urine, they will think that is an approved alternate to the litter box.

- Cat pee odor removal can be very difficult. There are a lot of suggestions on how to remove pet odors. Natural home remedies such as vinegar, baking soda and peroxide are said to work at eliminating the odor, but they may not do a thorough job.

-Learn how to remove pet odors without causing any harm to yourself or your pets. Sometimes fumes or residue from certain cleaners are caustic, perhaps not to you, but to your more sensitive feline. Read warning labels carefully. Some chemicals just weren't meant to be used on carpet, a common problem area for cat pee odor removal. They may contain bleaching agents that will discolor your carpet or damage the fibers. Again, read labels and proceed with extreme caution, always testing an inconspicuous area first.

- Cat pee odor removal can be difficult because of the crystals in cat urine. When the urine dries, crystals remain, and when they are rubbed while cleaning, often settle deeper into carpet and other surfaces. The crystals need to be broken down and removed to keep the odor from returning.



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What Is Dental Disease

Periodontal disease, or gum disease, can definitely take its toll on a person s gums. It does, however, have a progression that may not be noticed until it is too late. Many individuals make the mistake of thinking they don t have periodontal disease because they don t feel any pain. That is certainly a myth. Some people experience receding gum lines and other gum issues without ever feeling a thing. That is why it is important to know what you need to look for.

Healthy gums

You have to know what healthy gums look like in order to know whether or not something is wrong. As stated before, you don t have to feel pain or discomfort to have periodontal disease. It can do the damage long before you notice, so knowing that healthy gums are to be a pink or pink coral color, have the texture of an orange peel, and contours the teeth is a great start. There should be no bleeding during daily oral hygiene and no discomfort.

Even if your gums are healthy, you can use preventive measures such as brushing at least twice daily, flossing daily, and using a fluoride mouthwash. You can also use additional products such as Nature s Smile, which is an oral balm made with natural ingredients that are used on the gums to prevent and treat gum disease in both adults and children.

From healthy gums to unhealthy gums

When you know what healthy gums are supposed to look like, the transition from healthy gums to unhealthy gums can be a bit more noticeable. You ll notice that the gums are redder than normal or swollen. They may not be painful yet, but they will become painful if the condition is allowed to progress. Before you know it, you could be experiencing a receding gum line around one or more of your teeth, your gums are very tender, and they bleed. This can lead to such situations as temperature sensitivity and later result in tooth loss.

Even if gum disease has just begun, it is important to do something about it before it gets any worse. You do not have to resolve yourself to just dealing with it. No one has to set back and let it take its toll. There is no reason to subject yourself to that type of pain. The idea is to relieve it before it can get any worse. That way you don t have to deal with such issues as bleeding of the gums, temperature sensitivity, or tooth loss. This can make eating meals difficult and, believe it or not, having healthy teeth and gums is vital to ensuring proper nutrition. If you can t eat certain foods because your gums hurt, then you are not going to be able to eat the foods you need.

What to do

Again, you want to brush at least twice each day, floss daily, and use a fluoride mouthwash. In addition, use an oral balm such as Nature s Smile to both prevent and treat periodontal disease. It never hurts to use something extra, especially if it is going to be helpful and healthy.



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How To Treat Infections At Home

Candida infections are of various types, depending on the specie of Candida that is in action. There are over 100 yeast species that are known but only a quarter of them have anything to do with infections. The most common of them all, causing about 4 out of 5 infections, is Candida Albicans. The pain, itching, burning and discharge, which are symptoms of a yeast infection are some of the most uncomfortable feelings you can experience. The pain, itching, burning and discharge, which are symptoms of a yeast infection are some of the most uncomfortable feelings you can experience.

Diet plays a significant role, when suffering from yeast infections. Salty, spicy or over processed foods are a strict no-no when suffering from candida infection. Foods that are rich in sugar should also be avoided, as they accelerate the growth of candida. Also avoid foods which contain yeast, as it can lead to further complications.

It may sound too simple, but by drinking at least eight 8-oz. glasses of water every day, you will urinate more, and get rid of the sugars that feed yeast. You will also reduce your chances of getting another yeast infection. Try to fine pure water without toxins.

A suppository can be made from all natural ingredients and inserted in the vaginal canal. You can make a homemade suppository by using garlic and gauze. The gauze is used to wrap around the outside of a freshly peeled garlic clove. This will need to be removed after about thirty minute's time. You can use this treatment one time daily for symptom relief.

The second method of treatment for yeast infections using Apple cider vinegar is to create a wash that is 50% vinegar and 50% clean water. Take a clean wash cloth that has been soaked in the mixture and wash the vaginal area. It is not recommended to do this more than twice a day.

Unsweetened Cranberry Juice - Drinking cranberry juice can be very beneficial, but don't drink juice cocktails, which have added sugar. You can find cranberry juice with natural or no-calorie sweeteners.

If you want to add some herbal remedies to the mixture, you can use cider vinegar, and you can mix in a bit of Goldenseal, Comfrey, Sage, and Raspberry. Again, only use the mix a single time a day to avoid vaginal irritation and stop using the treatment after a week's time.

Yogurt contains probiotics, which help balance the amount of good bacteria in the body. Eat plenty of yogurt with probiotics twice daily when you have an active yeast infection. Also, you can use plain (UNsweetened, unflavored) yogurt vaginally. You can either apply it manually or use a clean tampon dipped into the yogurt, and insert the tampon, leaving it in place for two hours. Repeat this twice a day.



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What Helps Tooth Infection

Before we can discuss yeast infection treatment we need some information about what yeast infection actually is.

Understanding Yeast Infection

Yeast infection is caused by an overgrowth of candida albicans bacteria. We all have a vast number of different bacteria including candida on our skin, in our mouths, in the genital area and in our intestines.

In a normal healthy person there is a delicate balance of these bacteria. The candida bacteria keep other potentially unhealthy bacteria in check - and the candida bacteria are kept in check by other friendly pro-biotic bacteria.

Unfortunately various situations in life can disrupt our internal balance and this is when an overgrowth of candida albicans can happen and we start to suffer with a yeast infection.

Causes of Yeast Infection

There are a large number of potential causes:

The use of antibiotics which can kill the pro-biotic bacteria which we need to prevent candida overgrowth.

Hormonal changes (during the normal menstrual cycle, pregnancy or as a result of hormone therapy or birth control)

Poorly controlled diabetes can allow elevated blood sugar levels which the yeast will feed on.

Clothing which allows increased moisture near the skin.

Sexual contact with an infected partner.

A weakened immune system (maybe as a result of HIV).

Stress can cause increased blood sugar levels which the yeast will feed on.

Poor diet - Refined carbohydrates can cause candida to grow.

Treatment

There are several main types of yeast infection treatment:

1) Over the Counter Treatments

During the last twenty years or so over the counter treatments such as anti-fungal creams, tablets and suppositories have become available from your local pharmacy..

Most of these treatments can be effective at treating the symptoms of yeast infection but very few are able to properly tackle the root cause our bacterial imbalance in our intestines. This is because the internal imbalance stems from such a complex situation which potentially involves several different issues.

Therefore the down-sides of relying on over the counter yeast infection treatment are:

They are not able to tackle the root cause - only the symptoms.

There can be nasty side effects if they are used in the long term.

They do not stop us from continuing what may be a very unhealthy lifestyle which contributes to perpetuating the problem thus allowing recurrent yeast infections, possibly for many years to come.

2) Quick Relief

There are some quick methods that can be effective in easing the symptoms:

The use of plain yoghurt that has not been heat-treated and still contains active pro-biotic bacteria can help when applied to the affected area and left for an hour or so. Make sure that it has not been heat-treated as heat-treatment kills the pro-biotic bacteria. If the container says bio-live on the side this is a good indication that it still contains pro-biotic bacteria.

Garlic has strong anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. It can be applied to the affected area and taken internally and should help to combat the symptoms.

Organic apple cider vinegar can also help when applied to the affected area.

Please understand that while these quick relief methods will definitely go some way towards relieving the symptoms they are highly unlikely to completely cure the infection

3) Doctors Prescriptions

Doctors find yeast infection difficult to eradicate simply because it can be triggered by what can be a very complex situation with a combination of so many different factors.

4) Immunotherapy Treatment

Immunotherapy yeast infection treatment was pioneered in London in the 1960's. This involves dietary changes along with oral drops or injections to increase the body's immune system while reducing the allergic response.

This treatment can be effective but is not usually a permanent solution as it wears off over time.

5) Natural Holistic Treatment

A natural holistic yeast infection treatment is the safest and most effective way to eliminate the condition permanently - because a comprehensive holistic treatment works on the whole body to tackle the root cause and restore our natural healthy internal balance rather than just dealing with the symptoms.



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Home Remedies For Diseases

Today many people are suffering from belly fat and often it is linked to diseases such as diabetes, heart diseases etc. There are several factors which can cause belly fat such as unbalanced diet, excessive alcohol consumption, irregular lifestyle, bad sleeping pattern and lack of exercises and physical activities. There are many natural home remedies which are very economical and safer as compared to pills and tummy tucking sessions. All you need is patience and consistency.

Home Remedies

There are several remedies for belly fat which are simple to follow and easy to use. Some of the popular home remedies for belly fat are:

1. One of the most effective remedies for belly fat is to do exercise on regular basis. When you are at home do body weight exercises such as squats, push-ups, dips and lunges and back extensions. These exercises will help you build muscles and cardio exercises such as bear crawls, brisk walk, jumping jacks and jump squats will help you reduce fats. Thirty minutes of exercise a day will help in getting rid of fat.

2. Getting adequate sleep is also considered to be one of the effective home remedies for fat. It is very essential in maintaining a healthy body weight and controls stress. People who sleep for less than five hours a night are more likely to gain more weight as compared to those who sleep for seven hours.

3. Do not completely eliminate fats from your diet. You can try polyunsaturated fatty acids such as soya oil and sunflower oil. These oils are rich in omega-3 fatty acids and are very helpful in reducing flab.

4. Another effective remedy is to drink plenty of water. This will help in speeding up the rate of metabolism of your body which can be very helpful in fighting fat problem. Try to consume at least three liters of water on daily basis. This is one of the most efficient home remedies for belly fat.

5. Consume foods rich in fiber such as nuts, beans, whole grains, vegetables, fruits. You can also try consuming food products made from whole grains such as pasta, bagels, cereal and bread. This will help in filling up your belly and will make you less likely to overeat.

6. Stress can cause unhealthy eating habit in a person. People suffering from emotional eating are in the high risk zone of gaining belly fat. In order to control stress and emotions it is best to practice relaxation activities such as meditation, yoga, reading, tai-chi and deep breathing exercises.

7. Calcium can be very helpful in getting rid of fat. All you need to do is consume calcium rich food products such as milk and other dairy products.

8. Make it a daily routine to eat a healthy breakfast early in the morning before you go to work. This will prevent you from getting hungry later in the morning and reaching for candy bar, doughnut or muffin.

These were some of the most popular home remedies for belly fat which can be very helpful and effective in fighting belly fat. These home remedies are safe to use with no side effects and have a long-term effect.



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