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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The terms caveman diet and stone-age diet are also used to refer to this way of eating because it is a diet based on the types of foods presumed to have been eaten by early humans.
CrossFit is associated with the paleo, caveman diet but then it works for some people and not for others.
You can choose a Paleo or Caveman diet, a low calorie diet or a vegetarian selection.
Sometimes referred to as the caveman diet, paleo plans require people to eat food that can be fished, hunted and gathered, meaning no cereal grains and no processed foods.
Ahead of the first night of Take That's tour last year, the boys revealed that they had gone on the caveman diet and banned any backstage booze.
Also called the Caveman diet and The Stone Age diet, this is something between the next big thing, fad diet, and the future of healthy eating.
He now plans to follow the Caveman Diet, which puts an emphasis on natural foods in small portions and avoiding diary and refined sugars.
IDON''T know about you but my social media feeds, (Facebook, Twitter, Pintrest, Instagram, I''m fickle and can''t commit to just one) are awash with people giving up sugar/gluten/dairy, juicing, body cleansing, eating raw, taking up Paleo - aka the caveman diet.
The Paleo diet, also known as the Caveman diet, is more of a nutritional plan, than a diet per se, and is based on the theory that we are genetically adapted to the diet of our Paleolithic ancestors, and that genetic disposition hasn't changed much in the last 10,000 years.