Helpful tips at this time or year!

Not all foods or calories are the same. 1) Try to avoid going out to eat on back to back days. Restaurant foods taste good and smell good because they are filled calories that sabotage your weight. 2) When you do go out to eat, only eat half your meal or stay discipline in what Read more about Helpful tips at this time or year![…]

Cookout Tips!!

When there is too much glucose in our bloodstream and our cells already have filled glycogen stores, glucose is stored as fat. This happens a lot more quickly when consuming refined processed carbohydrates and sugary foods. Processed starches, like white bread/rice, along with high sugar foods, are rapidly converted into simple sugars that enter bloodstream and Read more about Cookout Tips!![…]

May 2019 Eating Tips

2019 Eating Tips 1) Fat/protein does not spike insulin so you can’t gain weight. You only gain weight when you combine this with carbs, starches, sugars!! 2) Following the above statement, you can eat 1,000 calories of nuts and not gain weight. However, eating only 100 calories of nuts and also 100 calories of chips Read more about May 2019 Eating Tips[…]

CARBOHYDRATES????

Carbohydrates are the WILDCARDS in weight management???  Any carbo”hydrate” will cause fluid retention. The word “hydrate” (water) is part of the word carbohydrate. In prehistoric times when food was scarce in the winter months God provided a way for humans to survive by giving us carbohydrates. Humans were only able to eat carbohydrates in spring Read more about CARBOHYDRATES????[…]

How your mind tricks you when eating??

The satiation mechanism in most adults is being trick every day. When a human eats, he has a mechanism in the stomach that tells his brain he is full. This is called the satiation mechanism. Processed foods, man- made foods, sugars, breads, etc are calorie dense, but nutritionally poor. For example cookies, candy, and chips Read more about How your mind tricks you when eating??[…]

Learning to eat better

1) Calories in versus calories out is not always the best method to determine the best way to maintain weight. Most people think if they eat fewer calories and exercise more they will lose/maintain their weight. Poor food choices will stimulate insulin regardless of the amount of calories ingested and your body will suffer in Read more about Learning to eat better[…]

WHY WE STRUGGLE WITH FOOD???

All humans, as well as animals, have an inborn program called the “Motivational Triad”. We are motivated 3 ways: 1) We seek pleasure in the form of food, sex, or drugs. 2) We attempt to avoid all types of pain. 3) We attempt to do all activities with the least amount of energy. This motivational Read more about WHY WE STRUGGLE WITH FOOD???[…]

Emotional eating/Overeating

EMOTIONAL EATING: Emotional eating can take place when blood sugar is fluctuating or our thoughts stimulate a desire to eat. Watching TV or certain aromas can make us desire to eat when our body is not actually hungry. Typically the food we choose to eat is not a healthy choice. Example: Chips, pretzels, cookies, sugar, Read more about Emotional eating/Overeating[…]

WHY ARE AMERICANS FAT?

The USA has the best health care in the world, but we are the sickest nation!! This all started during World War ll: 1)The US needed to send food to the troops over seas and at first the food sent was not very good tasting and did not have a long shelf life. Over time the Read more about WHY ARE AMERICANS FAT?[…]

Eating Better!

Article by Dr. Amy Lee    nucific.com When our bodies attempt to digest foods/substances foreign to nature it confuses the digestive system and leads to chaos. For example: sugar, high fructose corn syrup, sweeteners, preservatives, man- made foods, etc the body is so confused instead of breaking it down and using as energy it stores it Read more about Eating Better![…]

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