Paleo Diet Questions
Hi I wonder if you know about studies comparing the effects of Paleo diet with other healthy, non Paleo diets. For instance traditional Maasai diet consisted (exclusively in the case of young males) of meat and dairy products, and those young... (more)
Why aren't sweet potatoes paleo? Go read Catching Fire: How cooking made us human. Tubers are better for us than most vegetables... Masai are raw milk. Milk is the only non "paleo" item here. Yet I'd wager to say most of us use real butter here.... (more)
My family says I've lost a lot of weight and its due to my paleo diet and workout routine. But I'd like to drop probably another 10-15 lbs. Trying to find ways to be better, I think I might be struggling with sodium right now. I'm... (more)
Is sodium paranoia legitimate? No. Is it really going to overwork my kidneys and cause problems in the long term? Not unless you have hypertension and/or kidney problems which are exacerbated by a very high sodium intake. Should I really cut the... (more)
- Paleo Diet
- Calorie Counting
- Grams Per Day
- Protein Consumption
Hey guys, I'm a 20 yr old female that recently started eating paleo (again). Right now I'm consuming approx. 1,200 calories per day; although, I'll admit, sometimes I consume closer to 1,000. I realize this is probably too little, but I'm... (more)
Hey! Me and my brother have been paleo for what seems like an age. Since we were making so much we decided it would be good to start filming paleo recipe videos with a twist. Trying to make them interesting, quick and funny. So far we've done... (more)
Hey guys, I was wondering if this was okay? I'm trying to gain weight. I'm allergic to coconut and I can't get grass fed butter where I live. So would this be alright? I'm eating 3 servings of salmon a week as well to keep that omega 6:3 balance... (more)
- Paleo Diet
- Food Tracking
Hello, I am aware of people using myfitnesspal, apps, and websites to track their rough intake as a whole. My problem is how do you know what grams of protein,fat and carbs look like on a plate? So lets say I need 95 total grams of... (more)
Hello! I started paleo about 2 months ago and from all the information I read, I always thought paleo was about eating until you were satisfied as long as it was the right kind of food. Then I discovered ketosis and found out I need to limit... (more)
Hey these foods are foods i used to love when i didn't eat paleo and i was wondering wether i could have them in moderation now i do eat paleo! 1) Black pudding?? 2) Cashew nuts? 3) Fat on lamb/pork chops? Most tasty bit but should it be eaten... (more)
I know many paleo followers are concerned with the fructose content of most fruits. I wonder why is it that some people who are very concerned with fructose do accept vegetables as sweet potatoes or beets whose sugar content is high and is mostly... (more)
I wonder why is it that some people who are very concerned with fructose do accept vegetables as sweet potatoes or beets whose sugar content is high and is mostly sucrose...Am I missing something? Yes, you're missing the fact that sweet... (more)
I've had floating stools ever since I began a high-fat PaNu-style diet - has anyone else? I'll ask my doctor about it next time I go, but I was wondering whether anyone had any insight on the implications of it? Is it something to worry about? ... (more)
We use coconut oil mainly, olive oil somewhat but cannot find a store-bought mayonnaise made solely with these. All have either safflower, sunflower, soybean or canola or a combination of these. Of these which would best choice if only used... (more)
I see a lot of papers flying aroung when browsing around the Paleo circles, but my bookmarking strategy is not sophisticated enough to keep track of all of them. Is there anybody with a list of good papers on subjects like saturated fat,... (more)
I follow @DrEades on Twitter - he's ALWAYS linking to awesome studies on these things. Usually you can save the PDF, or at times I just copy & paste the text with source into Word and save in my Primal folder.
I've just started the paleodiet a few weeks ago. How do you shop in order to not get bored from the same food items? I've already run into a rut with the same regiment of 5-6 meals/snacks a day. Any suggestions?
Oats can be fantastic (for those that do not have intolerance). For those who are not sensitive, all the arguments against oats can be countered. *High in phytic acid*. - can be neutralized by soaking in an acidic medium with buckwheat flour... (more)
Hi allMy main question: What is a good paleo recipe book (or other resource), where the recipes actually taste delicious, and are easy to prepare? (Especially looking for marinades and rubs).I've been searching for endless hours and many months,... (more)
I've been following the Keto/ Real food/ Paleo Lifestyle whatever you prefure to call it for over a year now. I've been going a lot of research on MCT oil and it's implementation and was curious on if anybody uses NOW MCT and really likes it... (more)
Tldr; 2 questions How many carbs do I have to eat a day while breastfeeding?Any tips to deal with the hangriness?I'm also breastfeeding and about to embark on a paleo adventure. I've had a few false starts. To give you a benchmark, I had to wait... (more)
It took about a week for carb craving to ease up. But if you slowly lower carbs (I suggest one meal at a time) and remember to drink lots of salty broth plus eat potassium rich foods, you might avoid the symptoms altogether.
I'm very confused how to lose weight without exercises. I haven't more time to doing all things. And when I struggling, I found a website that I think is very nice. But I want to ask you about their website or the technique. This is the website... (more)
So his squarespace website has been closed likely no longer willing to pay for hosting. I wish he'd left a blogspot site up. But, for those, like myself, that found great success with his approach to a healthful diet here is an internet archive of... (more)
Hey guys, been interested in paleo for awhile but the cost of it has always put me off. I have however got two things that made it a bit more realistic for me to be able to do.1. A Makro card2. Transport I am not doing grass fed because the only... (more)
What raydawg said, plus canned sardines,smoked oysters, smoked clams, trout and tuna (in BPA free cans) can all provide lots of protein, omega-3 oils, zinc, iron, copper, selenium, manganese, B-12, at a fraction of the price of meats, and you can... (more)
I am a 22 year old male, current college athlete , and am currently at the end of my first month of my Paleo diet. I have seen great results, losing around 15lbs since I have started. My diet consists mainly of fish, turkey, beef, eggs, mostly... (more)
HiyaSome background. 24, female, 5ft 3 or so, 47kg with adequate fat and gaining muscle rapidly. I have been on a paleo, gluten-free and corn-free diet for about five or so months now, doing very well and healing my gut after being diagnosed with... (more)
Fun article about fermented foods in the Arctic circle
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