Paleolithic Diet

Paleolithic Diet

Paleolithic Diet Questions

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by 0 · about 13 hours ago

I want to be the healthiest I can possibly be, and look the best I can - what foods would you recommend I eat/what should my diet consist of?

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CavemanAthlete 0 · April 08, 2014 at 7:34 PM

For starters I recommend you eat at home, stay away from restaurants and so called health food stores. Majority of that stuff is absolute garbage. Control everything you put in your body. Eat like our prehistoric ancestors did, EAT LIKE A... (more)

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by 20787 · about 14 hours ago

How much food variety do you think is natural for humans to get? Did most of our ancestors, most of which probably lived in fairly rich regions of the world, know of and eat dozens and dozens of types of foods? Or do you think they mostly... (more)

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Rock_Paper_Shirley 0 · February 07, 2011 at 4:27 AM

local biodiversity is vast, along with seasonal variations. Look around (assuming you're in the northern hemisphere) when spring hits and take note of the diversity of plants that pop up, and how many produce fruit, seeds or nuts by fall. And... (more)

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by 248 · about 14 hours ago

I'm trying to find a good nutrition certification that can really get to the core of the Paleo lifestyle. I have heard Robb Wolf is great but his website doesn't show any upcoming events. Does anyone have any suggestions or ideas for alternatives? (more)

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Robb_Wolf 0 · May 10, 2010 at 4:47 PM

We are just getting the next batch of SEMINARS up in a few days. Mat Lalonde has a few offerings in Canada. In 2011 we will have an Advanced topics CERTIFICATION with Uni credits and an extensive test.

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by 19220 · about 14 hours ago

This question occured to me reading this question on Dr Davis http://paleohacks.com/questions/3501/dr-davis-vs-paleo-that-is-how-often-should-we-eat-meat my thoughts were not really an answer to that so I am asking it as a new question. Gathering... (more)

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Bread_Eating_Beelzebub 0 · April 19, 2010 at 1:33 PM

There are a few "paleos" on message boards that I've seen that eat ONLY GROUND MEAT. ONLY. And if you question it, well Vilhjalmur Stefansson lived off of meat, so any meat will do. Not only do I find that unappetizing and psychologically... (more)

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by 78422 · about 14 hours ago

How necessary is exercise in living a paleo lifestyle? Is it sufficient to simply eat paleo foods or are there greater benefits by adding short intense exercise sessions into daily life?

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Alex_1 0 · March 02, 2010 at 10:30 PM

Necessary. Diet is absolutely essential but no one ever got healthy by sitting around doing nothing.

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by 0 · October 24, 2014 at 4:53 AM

I am really amazed by your transformation, can you please send me your meal plan... Thank you @Jackkronk

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by 10502 · October 24, 2014 at 3:03 AM

Are there any diabetics amongst us on PaleoHacks.com? I'd love to know what worked or didn't work for you. Barry Groves of Trick And Treat - how 'healthy eating' is making us ill argues that eating Paleo (although I do not think he calls it... (more)

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Kurt_Harris 0 · March 06, 2010 at 6:28 AM

Technically, diabetes mellitus is just hyperglycemia that spills into the urine if not treated - that was how it was originally diagnosed. Type I and II are actually completely different diseases that just both have the end result of... (more)

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by 19220 · October 23, 2014 at 3:03 AM

Surely the definition of what a paleolithic/evolutionary diet is one that our ancestors ate during our species evolution. However working out what they ate is not a simple task. Some types of evidence survive better than others. Plant foods rarely... (more)

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pfw 0 · June 02, 2010 at 12:49 AM

I definitely think people have a simplistic view of paleolithic diets. There's a world of difference between "NEVER consumed EVER" and "was not a staple or evolutionarily significant food/not optimal/not necessary/potentially damaging". I also... (more)

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by 25 · October 23, 2014 at 3:03 AM

My local grocery store carries dried veggie chips as a store brand (Publix.) Ingredients seem pretty benign (Squash, Carrots, Taro, Green Beans, salt.) Beyond the oil, any issues with dried veggies?

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Vee 0 · May 25, 2010 at 9:08 PM

only that most of those vegies are all starchy/sugary vegetables and the oil is probably some type of processed vegetable oil. I'd rate those about the same as any other "chip"

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by 19220 · October 23, 2014 at 3:03 AM

I know that many people are drawn to this way of eating due to health problems caused by modern diets damaging their metabolism resulting in overweight, obesity etc. I became interesting in my diet after developing chronic fatigue syndrome,... (more)

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Joe__1 0 · April 26, 2010 at 2:03 PM

I too am generally not very hungry. The only way I know when to eat is when I start dragging, both mentally and physically. I never get hunger pangs, which can be a good thing for someone trying to lose weight, but not for me @ 20 years old 5'10... (more)

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by 0 · October 22, 2014 at 3:52 AM

my urine analisis shows an increas in creatinine and urea

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miked_2 0 · November 14, 2012 at 7:25 PM

http://robbwolf.com/2011/05/19/clearing-up-kidney-confusion-introduction/ http://robbwolf.com/2011/06/16/clearing-up-kidney-confusion-part-deux/ (more)

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by 10502 · October 21, 2014 at 3:18 AM

The Ancestry Foundation, of which I am a member-at-large, is holding the first annual Ancestral Health Symposium. The event is solidly sold out. However, if you want a ticket, there may be a way... (more)

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Patrik 0 · June 01, 2011 at 7:33 PM

Check out PaleolithicDiet.com first newsletter HERE. Okay. Sounds good. So what's next? This is gonna be a helluva journey and a lot of fun (I have a few more tricks up my sleeve). Since you trusted me, signed-up and convinced... (more)

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by 0 · October 20, 2014 at 3:55 AM

I know that we hold onto the fat if we are stressed and I am. I joined Crossfit a couple of weeks ago. In following Paleo and Crossfit will I still lose the inches even though I live a life of stress or am I doomed to hold onto it all? Thanks (more)

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greymouser 0 · April 01, 2013 at 3:24 PM

Honestly, it sounds like you need to learn to "let go" in more than one way. Yes, you'll likely continue to lose some weight, if you eat right and exercise. However, what are you doing to yourself? Stress ruins life - get a handle on that first,... (more)

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by 3197 · October 20, 2014 at 3:33 AM

*Hi everyone, I recently read this in a French magazine, in an article named "how to stay zen in 2012" [lol] here's a translation: Pre-historic peoples were super-zen, says nutritionist Laurent Chevallier, Like a hunter-gatherer, we should... (more)

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Matt_11 0 · April 13, 2012 at 3:13 PM

Hard to say anything with high certainty about paleolithic peoples. They were probably as diverse as recent hunter-gatherers, who have proven to be 100% animal to nearly 0% animal, arguably all paleo. I think at times some versions of paleo are a... (more)

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