I'm at the age where colonoscopies will become a regular thing, or at least an occasional thing. As prep for the colonoscopy, you drink this liquid which "cleans you out" so they can get a better look. Does anybody know if this wipes out the gut... (more)
Hi Everyone (sorry my poor english) Need HELP Please !!! I'm following the rules to get into Ketosi to start to burn body fat. Im eating no more than 20 carbs per day and my daily intake is about 1000 calories. For the last 20 days Im just... (more)
Are legumes bad for you, when prepared the traditional way? e.g. Idlis - rice and lentils are soaked in water for 8 hours, grinded into a paste, fermented for a further 12 hours, and steamed for 20 minutes to make fluffy rice cakes known... (more)
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Hi, I can't eat dairy products but I love yogurt. I've just came across Provamel yogurt alternatives which I'm quite interested in trying, especially coconut and almond. They seem to be pretty decent, no sugar, no nasty additives, good probiotic... (more)
I just heard about this on Robb Wolf's podcast: http://www.sleepcocktails.com/products/doc-parsleys-sleep-cocktail Has Anyone tried it? I wonder if there is anything really different from other sleep aids on the market... the main ingredients seem... (more)
I've become aware of the fact that my teeth are starting to be more translucent (especially the front, but also the tops of the others). I did some research on this and it seems that I have some dental erosion going on. Since the summer I'd been... (more)
Hi, I'm struggling with overating 'healthy' fats. I've been on Paleo for about 5 years, just recovered from anorexia (from 46kg to 60kg, 170cm), I'm an athlete, exercise at least two times a day + at least 4 times a week very vigorous workouts. My... (more)
The companies that sell the grains??? and the people throughout history who have made kefir must have to make the grains without existing grains so how do you make kefir grains at home?
I was watching that bizarre foods show on the Travel Channel, and the host was in Samoa, explaining how the Samoans eat and farm and fish in the traditional ways they always have, and then he participated in a traditional Samoan meal. The meal... (more)
I used chia seeds for the first time in a batch of homemade Kombucha on Thursday and by Friday morning I was having violent diarrhea, which lasted for two full days, approximately every 30 minutes. Other than the diarrhea, weakness from... (more)
You're not alone! For me it wasn't kombucha, it was chia seed pudding. While my reaction wasn't quite as strong as yours (thankfully), the general outline was the same. FYI: I've learned that I don't tolerate sesame seeds very well either.
I get it - cavemen didn't have protein powders in 5lb tubs. But, if they did, what would they use? I'm finishing up my Dymatize Elite Whey Protein Isolate from my pre-paleo days. Any suggestions on where to go from here?
I started Hydrolyzed collagen 7.8g per serving which is "1heaping tablespoon" three times a day with food for SIBO. I am also doing Low FODMAP. I have been taking it for 6 days and I have had increasing numbers of hair loss daily. It's falling... (more)
Just curious about soy - a huge argument against it is the production of excess estrogen. However, if someone is struggling with hypothalamic amenorrhea and is advised to go on birth control to help with low estrogen levels, could eating organic... (more)
Hello all, I am new here and saw plenty of answers on how to not lose too much weight on Paleo, but not specifically for someone with digestion problems. I eat some safe carbs, but get so thin and wiry very quickly. I have trouble digesting foods... (more)
Hello everyone, Lately I've been trying to do some research into chicken and beef broth, but there seems to be very little documentation on their nutritional content. I consume a lot of this because I am more susceptible to joint problems than... (more)
For the past few days, I've been trying to research the effects supplemental taurine / glycine / beta-alanine / soluble fiber have on digestion, but haven't been able to gather much information. On wikipedia, under "Bile Acid", it mentions "Bile... (more)
According to examine dot com taurine has been heavily researched with diabetics. You may find some infos about long term side effects looking for those studies (not sure because i do not know for how long they were conducted)
Hi I am a 35 year old female. I have been diagnosed with adrenal fatigue, too low T3, too low DHEA, too low cortisol especially in the morning and too low progesterone and have been eating paleo (with no dairies) for a long time and I am still... (more)
I took a ham steak out of my refridgerator that was in a sealed wrap but was sticky. I rinsed it and cut it up with navy beans in a crock pot. Is this safe to cook low for 8 hours then take to a pot luck dinner?
- Short Term Fasting
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I have finally went back to paleo (never should have went off, but new guy, new place, etc whatever I messed up lol). In the process I am starting to do something close to 5:2 fasting. Tuesday & Thursday (days I teach all day long) I eat... (more)
All of a sudden, school is starting in less than a week and I wake up everyday with anxiety about what I'm going to eat and how. I live at home thankfully, but all summer my boyfriend and I ate paleo, and we had the time to cooka dn grill. But... (more)