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Favorite Yogurt ?
I get Kalona brand -- organic, full-fat and wonderful.
by GigiP (submitted 2 years ago)
Coffee
Weighing in (pun intended, lol) on the caffiene issue -- I say it has caused me no harm. I drink 1 or 2 cups if fully-caffinated coffee daily and would probably drink more except I love it with heavy cream so we're talking 100 calories a cup. Really I think you have to figure out what works for you - others can consume sugar-alchols without stalling and I even think about them and I'm stalled. Do what works for your body.
by GigiP (submitted 2 years ago)
Atkins and foot/leg cramps
Plenty of water, make sure you are getting the salt that you need and if that doesn't help, then add a potassium supplement - some potassium rich foods for low carbers are spinach, broccoli, avocados, tomatoes and almonds - I am usually able to keep the cramps at bay by eating plenty of the low-carb, high potassium foods.
by GigiP (submitted 2 years ago)
I need some advice
I did induction for about 5-6 months before moving on to OWL (started at 210 in 2010 and am now at 137). When you do decided to move on, add carbs slowly. I found that I need to keep my carbs to 20-30 even in OWL to keep losing. I am older and small so my losing is slow and my tolerance for carbs is pretty low. Everyone is different. Wishing you the best!
by GigiP (submitted 2 years ago)
If you are starving, your body is storing fat because it is in starvation mode.
Someone pushing their own agenda, lol -- as for me, I'll just continue on doing Atkin's -- it has done WONDERFUL things for me over the last 2 years! At 51 years old, I am in the best health of my adult life :)
by GigiP (submitted 3 years ago)
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Where is everyone from?
Hertfordshire. England. We have several local supermarkets and specialist food shops.
by OldBaldPeg on 07 Jul 15 03:05 PM
Sleeping aids when mind just can't stop working
I used soy at first, when I started lighting up from the inside. It really helped, but I quit my soy protein smoothies when I found out that it can slow the thyroid down, and there's a family history ...
by tmaggie84 on 07 Jul 15 10:26 AM
Carbs vs Protein
I thought most doctors also referred new diabetics to a nutritional consult. I would ask; they can give you lots of ideas.
by foreverhealthy2 on 07 Jul 15 08:49 AM
hig fiber low carb
fruit and lots of water. I find when we are camping; I have the same problem and need more exercise then also.
by foreverhealthy2 on 07 Jul 15 08:46 AM
Food
It sounds good..... shared a nice piece of idea
by maktrim1 on 06 Jul 15 11:00 PM
Constipation issues
good advice but have a look at the dates on these posts,
by mummydee on 06 Jul 15 06:12 PM

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