Paleolithic diet

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Paleolithic diet

A diet that mimics the food choices of modern hunter-gatherer societies or primitive human cultures. It includes nuts, fruits, vegetables, wild game, and fish and typically derives about 21% of its calories from fat. See: evolution diet.
See also: diet
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A significant percentage of physical, cognitive, and mental health-related problems can potentially be traced to this modern-day, perpetually abnormal metabolic state, which I discuss in much more depth and detail in my book, Primal Body, Primal Mind: Beyond the Paleo Diet for Total Health and a Longer Life.
The Joyful Table" is a beautifully illustrated, 324 page compendium comprised of more than 150 thoroughly 'kitchen cook friendly' paleo diet inspired recipes that are gluten and grain free.
My husband and I recently went on a Paleo diet and we are eating more vegetables than ever.
This low-carbohydrate, high-fat (LCHF) plan has similarities with the Paleo diet, in that it advocates a return to eating what our ancient ancestors, the huntergatherers, ate some 200,000 years ago - before we started cultivating grains.
This low-carbohydrate, high-fat (LCHF) plan has similarities with the Paleo diet, in that it advocates There is a catch, though - carbs are strictly off the menu.
The diet proved |a hit in South Africa This low-carbohydrate, high-fat (LCHF) plan has similarities with the Paleo diet, in that it advocates a return to eating what our ancient ancestors, the huntergatherers, ate some 200,000 years ago - before we started cultivating grains.
A vegetarian diet excludes meat; a paleo diet emphasizes eating foods that humans once ate before agriculture became widespread, let alone the rise of industrialized and processed foods.
I do a mix of cardio and weighttraining five days a week and stick to a paleo diet.
If you're using, like I'm doing, Thai ingredients, then the paleo diet lets you have coconut milk - and I've got a coconut curry with so much flavour, you've got everything natural in it.
Eating well is the key and I stick to the Paleo Diet - it's easy to find online.
Matthew McConaughey is a huge fan of the Paleo diet, and Jack Osbourne lost over four stone on the plan, which advocates eating like a caveman.
If you worry about the health hazards attributed to red meat and fat, the Paleo diet has been tested against both a standard diabetic regime and the Mediterranean diet, and Paleo prevailed in improving the markers for diabetes and cardiovascular health, as well as weight and well-being.