Weight Loss Tip: When you are eating out at a restaurant, don't automatically consider the serving on your plate to be "one serving". Most restaurants serve food that is two or three times the amount dietary guidelines recommend. Take half of your plate and instantly put it in a to go box so that you don't end up consuming more calories than you want to.
Determine the percentage of body fat on the body by using skin calipers to measure indentations on the arms, calf muscles and back. Calculate body fat percentage with tips from a licensed dietitian in this free video on nutrition.
Expert: Christine E. Marquette
Bio: Christine E. Marquette is a registered and licensed dietitian with the Austin Regional Clinic in Austin, Texas.
Filmmaker: Todd Green