Blog Tags

Health - Food - Science - Community

How do these Diet Experts Measure Up?

How do these Diet Experts Measure Up?
Obesity rates continue to climb and have resulted in a global epidemic of overweight and obese adults. In fact, it's estimated that nearly 80% of Americans are overweight. This tragedy has generated much controversy regarding what constitutes a healthy diet -- and in terms of weight loss -- which one produces the best results. Indeed,...
Continue reading
  4248 Hits
  0 Comments
4248 Hits
0 Comments

A randomized trial of a low-carbohydrate diet for obesity

Low-carb diets did not show significant weight loss over a conventional diet after one year.

Continue reading
  2065 Hits
  0 Comments
2065 Hits
0 Comments

The "Not-So-Manly" Drawbacks From Eating Meat

The "Not-So-Manly" Drawbacks From Eating Meat
While men associate meat with masculinity, it comes with several "not-so-manly" drawbacks as Dr. McDougall candidly points out in this four-minute video clip. Dr. McDougall passionately forewarns men, using straightforward language, that eating meat and dairy products (saturated animal fats) diminishes sexual performance, decreases male potency and masculinity. Consuming meat he says, decreases ejaculate volume, lowers sperm count,...
Continue reading
  15070 Hits
  0 Comments
15070 Hits
0 Comments

Macho Trucker Takes Plant-Based Diet on the Road

Macho Trucker Takes Plant-Based Diet on the Road
Meet Bobby Andersen...a robust, macho and very likable long-haul trucker that's demonstrating how eating a 100% whole-food, plant-based diet doesn't have to be hard -- even on the road. Men like Anderson, who choose to eliminate meat/dairy/eggs from their diet, are also disproving the belief that men have to eat meat in order to maintain...
Continue reading
  6402 Hits
  0 Comments
6402 Hits
0 Comments

Are You Suffering From "Food Poisoning?"

Are You Suffering From "Food Poisoning?"
Food Poisoning? When we hear the scary words "food poisoning," we usually think of a sudden illness caused by eating a "bad" microorganism in a single contaminated food. Dr. John McDougall shows that common chronic illnesses are also caused by eating "bad" food--much of it regularly served at our dinner tables. Our food is literally poisoning...
Continue reading
  15425 Hits
  0 Comments
15425 Hits
0 Comments

Our Beloved Fats and Evil Carbs

Our Beloved Fats and Evil Carbs
Guest Blogger Contribution.
Over the years, our society has discovered new dietary insights. Each new discovery results in a shift to a different and highly popular diet coined with its own name. Currently, some of the most popular diets are Paleo, Mediterranean and the old faithful Adkins diet. Moving past the 1950’s, as America continued to...
Continue reading
  3748 Hits
  0 Comments
3748 Hits
0 Comments

What will Your Child's Future Look Like?

What will Your Child's Future Look Like?
As a parent, you make many choices throughout the day concerning the health and safety of your children. Adequate sleep, proper dental hygiene, and getting enough fresh air and exercise are just a few of the many good habits you instill in your children. Yet when it comes to dietary choices, are you making the...
Continue reading
  8754 Hits
  0 Comments
8754 Hits
0 Comments

Has Eating a Low-Fat, High-Carb Diet Failed us?

  20235 Hits
  0 Comments
20235 Hits
0 Comments

Low-Carb Theory Regarding Meat/Insulin is Flawed

  75684 Hits
  39 Comments
Tags:
Recent Comments
Quote from article : Some protein and fat-rich foods (eggs, beef, fish, cheese, lentils, cake and doughnuts) induced as much insul... Read More
Thursday, January 21 2016 08:34
Sean Carney
Hello James, Good catch! Actually great minds must have been thinking alike because we thought the same thing yesterday and so wat... Read More
Friday, January 22 2016 09:13
I recently saw a January 24 post in Health Issues where you shared that the insulin in the blood is as high or higher due to meat... Read More
Wednesday, June 07 2017 10:13
75684 Hits
39 Comments

Are all Carbs Bad?

Are all Carbs Bad?
Obesity rates have skyrocketed and has grown to concerning proportions in the last decade. It's estimated that 80% of adults in the U.S. are overweight. In fact, due to rising obesity rates in children, doctors are seeing an alarming number of children suffering from chronic diseases that use to be seen only in middle-aged adults. With...
Continue reading
  13709 Hits
  0 Comments
13709 Hits
0 Comments

Are You Eating Like Royalty?

  10019 Hits
  0 Comments
10019 Hits
0 Comments

Recent CDC Images Appear to Show Growing Obesity Trend!

Recent CDC Images Appear to Show Growing Obesity Trend!
2011 to 2013 Obesity Trends Data released from the CDCThe map above has been published on the CDC web site showing how Obesity prevalence in 2013 varies across states and regions. The images are provided from the same governmental agency which previously provided the 1985 to 2010 images. Source: Behavorial Risk Factor Surveillance Systems, CDC....
Continue reading
  4121 Hits
  0 Comments
Tags:
4121 Hits
0 Comments