Let’s be honest here: not everybody enjoys exercise.
While some people genuinely love the feeling of burning calves, a pounding heart and sweat running down their back, others will do anything – anything – to avoid physical exertion. Staying fit, or getting fit, involves a lot of effort – they don’t call it a workout for nothing.
If you’re one of those people, you might want to sit down (okay, so you’re probably already sitting down, you couch-lover), because we have a momentous piece of news for you.
Scientists are currently working to develop a drink or energy bar that will effectively do your exercise for you. Yes. DO THE EXERCISE FOR YOU. (Sorry for shouting).
Now, don't quit your gym membership yet, because if the product is developed it'll likely happen a few years from now.
But here's what you need to know for the time being.
A group of eight scientists at Nestle's Institute of Health Sciences claim they can stimulate one of the enzymes that regulates the metabolism, using a compound called C13.