36 y/o male 204 pounds 5'11'' I am about 23 pounds over weight. Recent ACL surgery, in phase 4 - so I am moving around easily. Worried about carb intake - sitting at 40-50 grams per day and I feel ok. No real lag, except later in the... (more)
Has anyone tried using avocado as a substitute for nut butters in baking with any success? We have salicylate allergies which includes all nuts and sunflower seeds . I am also after a good subby for almond flour also please .
I would like to ask if any of you knows of any PS NOT MADE of, or from Soy (Soy Lecithin is still Soy) because I have a tendency to have high Estrogen levels and since I eliminated Soy milk and Soy Lecithin Spray non fat spray butter, my estrogen... (more)
Hello. I am new and trying to figure things out. I have Hashimotos for the past 10 or so years. And within the last year have been trying to find a diet that will help me in my struggle with Hashimotos. Online you can find lists of foods to... (more)
http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/779083 Objective. To evaluate the effectiveness of replacing dietary saturated fat with omega 6 linoleic acid, for the secondary prevention of coronary heart disease and death. Design.... (more)
Hi there, I have been eating paleo for over a year. Many of the recipes call for salt. What is your take after this new study? http://my.chicagotribune.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-74696263/ Thanks, Richard (more)
Hello I'm trying to get an idea of what 100g of carbs via veggies and fruit looks like. I've more or less cut grains out completely but before I started learning more about paleo living I really stepped up the fruit and veg intake (about 10... (more)
3-4 apples or 200 oz. of broccoli. If it's green then it'll be a ton! If it's a fruit then it will be much less. 3-4 cups of berries, 4-5 pears, etc. just mix and match until you have what will keep you full.
I have Hashimoto's thyroiditis as well as severe fibromyalgia. I am under an endocrinologist's care and my thyroid condition seems to be under control. I'm also under the care of both a rheumatologist and a pain intervention specialist and I take... (more)
Hi, I've followed paleo for about 18 months now. I started because I wanted to lean out... and it worked. I started out at about 100kg (and pretty tubby around my stomach) and I got down to 82kg (with really aesthetically pleasing body... (more)
To continue leaning out and to also up your carbs you'll probably want to drop your total fat intake. Simply, replace some of your fat calories with carb calories and give that a shot. Works for me.
Maybe a bit silly of a question, but im starting to become alot more strict on my paleo diet again (go me!), so im just wondering how much Salt do you put on your food and how much Pepper? Ive just gotten some Himalayan Salt but not sure how much... (more)
I have eaten a paleo diet for at least 6 months now. I am pretty sensitive to what causes inflammation in my body. I can tell by getting a stuffy nose. I find that I get stuffy from eating red meat, especially steak. Does anyone know why this may... (more)
Hi, I have only been doing the Paleo diet for 10 days so I know it's early days. I have horrible bad breath, a grippy painful tummy, terrible stinky farts and a dose of thrush! I have read other posts about Fruits etc but I don't eat much fruit... (more)
I started eating a paleo type diet 2 years ago to help me with skin issues and most of my fat intake had always came from coconut. So my diet was very high in saturated fat and lower in PUFA, usually never more than 5 grams. The last couple weeks... (more)
Hello All - I am a newbie, and would really love to make this Paleo thing work for I have already started feeling better and am inspired. With that I struggle with beverages.... I love my morning coffee, and sadly with my flavored creamer..... (more)
For leaning out purposes, why is it better to keep heartrate at65-75%' rather than higher for the duration of cardio? If you aren't consuming carbs won't it be fat that is burned anyway? Thanks peeps:)
Rendering beef fat or pork fat yields tallow or lard and cracklings. Does anyone know what the structural difference between the crunchy cracklings and heated liquid fat is reflecting? Is it a more saturated situation? Are there going to be... (more)
My daughter and I started eating a well balanced paleo plan August 2011 because of her unknown GI disorder and being hospitalized 73 times in 2010, I wanted to see if eating paleo would help keep her home more. Through multiple diagnostics, we... (more)
As a Christian, how do you explain your paleo beliefs? (If your not in the Paleo + still believe in God group, please don't respond.) I've ate paleo for over ten years. I believe in the science. That's not in question. My question has more to... (more)
Good question. I just don't throw the advice back to evolutionary underpinnings. I say about the same recommendations but base it on our recent agricultural healthy times pre-modern/industrial. "Eat like our great-grandparents ate!"
Been Paleo for about a year and for the last two months I have been having stomach problems. So I went to a Dr that is affiliated with Paleo Physicans Network. She took blood and ran some tests. Her diagnosis was that I was fully with poop. I was... (more)
I can see this is a popular subject but I cant seem to find a thread suited to my question. I have been strict Paleo for about 8 months now, with heavy crossfit in the early months. Due to injury I am now strictly swimming. About a month ago I... (more)
I'm sorry if this post is inappropriate but its a big problem. does cooking vegetables (baking in oven specifically) kill their fiber content. because I've been eating paleo and am having difficulty passing stools. I've heard most paleo folks say... (more)
I've been reading through Danny Roddy's writings about calcium and hair. Many strict paleos such as myself who do not eat any dairy nor supplement with calcium eat far less calcium than the RDA. I do not understand the connection between calcium... (more)
I used to take ginseng for energy :) Too much would make me really hyper though. Our family friend , who is from Malaysia (well, she's Chinese-Malaysian) used to say it was really good for medicinal purposes and would always try to buy a lot to... (more)
Eating pudding and heat
why does paleohacks font looks like anthroposophic waldorf school?