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optimal meals for fat loss

Who Someone who wants to lose body fat and has good blood sugar control, i.e.: HbA1c < 5.4mmol/L fasting blood sugar < 5.0mmol/L (90mg/dL) average blood sugar < 5.4mmol/L (100mg/dL) post meal blood sugar < 6.7mmol/L (120mg/dL) If you don’t yet have optimal blood sugar control start here. How This weighting is balanced to prioritise high fibre, low calorie […]

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your personalised food ranking system

A number of attempts have been made to develop food rankings. We can combine the concept of insulin load with nutrient density to help us make optimal food choices based on our goals, situation and budget. This article looks at other ways to prioritise our our food choices quantitatively to design a food ranking to suit your […]

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optimal meals

To date, I’ve analysed more than 200 meals and ranked them based on different criteria for different goals.  For more details on the basis of the meal rankings see the most nutritious diabetic-friendly meals. Each week I’m posting one of these meals.  To see the recipes posted to date click here. A more complete ranking for each category […]

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optimal foods for weight loss

Prioritising foods that provide adequate nutrition with minimal calories increases your chances of achieving health, satiety and weight loss. Weight loss can be achieved by eating high fibre, nutrient dense, low calorie density, low carbohydrate foods. Eating more on days when you are active and less on low activity days will be more effective in the […]

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