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by 5160 · about 20 hours ago

I've read on here that carbs are supposedly parasympathetic, i.e. "calming" I've yet to see any evidence for this. The only way in which I can see how a carbohydrate would be "calming" is if you're spiking your blood sugar and then experiencing a... (more)

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borofergie 0 · October 11, 2012 at 4:40 PM

Speaking as a diabetic, I remember the moment of absolute perfect lucidity when I first got my BG levels under control (by low-carbing). It was almost spiritual, as the cloud of glucose induced anxiety that I'd been unknowingly under for a couple... (more)

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by 2565 · about 21 hours ago

I just read an article http://www.naturalnews.com/034519_meal_planning_digestion_immunity.html#ixzz1i3BxWYgn suggesting that humans evolved to eat our biggest meals in the evening or night because our ancestors were very active during the day and... (more)

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Jeff__1 0 · January 02, 2012 at 9:18 PM

One thing to consider is that presumably hunter-gatherers were not leptin resistant. Part of the success with the leptin Rx may come from resetting diurnal leptin patterns that have become out of whack on a diet of processed foods, etc. This is... (more)