Chopsticks and Weight Loss I

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“Eat Japanese — with chopsticks.  I lost 10 kilograms and two dress sizes.” — Kimiko Barber

Chopstick Rests

Chopstick Rests,
a Weight Management Tool

Can this tiny bit of ceramic tableware help you lose weight? It might, if you use it in a special way, according to some Japanese experts.And not just lose weight — some simple lifestyle modifications could help ward off diabetes, dementia and Alzheimer’s, according to some Japanese researchers.

Can using chopsticks help you lose weight? Kimiko Barber thinks so. The London-based food writer reported her success in using chopsticks to lose weight. Continue reading

Chopstick Rests

Chopstick Pillows for the Table

Chopstick Rests

Chopstick Rests,
a Weight Management Tool

Chopstick rests are a form of tableware.  They have two purposes:

  • to keep the chopsticks from being contaminated by the table surface before they are used, and
  • to keep the chopsticks, once they have been used, from soiling the table surface.

Chopstick rests are used in China and Japan.  They are known as —