4 Metabolism-Boosting Steps

Aerobic Exercise


You probably already know that aerobic exercise (like running, brisk walking, swimming, and bike riding), helps rev up your metabolism and thus burns calories while you’re doing it. But did you know that aerobic activities also cause your metabolism to stay revved up for a period of time after exercising? With that in mind, aim for 30-plus minutes of cardiovascular activity every day (or at least five days a week).