On the contrary, not eating slows your metabolism. In fact, the recommendation is to eat four to six healthy meals (200 - 300 calories) per day. Choose low calorie, low fat and high fiber foods. Also, be sure to eat breakfast, take a multivitamin, drink lots of water and eat something green everyday.
Your calorie count may differ depending upon your personal metabolic rate. If you're interested, I can help you find out how many you should consume per day.
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