Another Good Read

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  1. StephenP

    StephenP Mines a V&T Please

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  3. LVLLM

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    all true.
     
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    ladyfelsham Clean green leafy machine

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    Thanks for posting, Steve - I especially love this bit -

    "What is abnormal is the amount of *carbohydrate we eat, especially refined carbohydrate, and this has been shown to determine triglyceride levels — the part of the cholesterol reading your GP may be most concerned about.
    ‘It’s the ultimate irony. We only told *people to eat carbs because we demonised fat and, having picked the wrong villain, we are making things worse.’


    Susie
     
  5. Jim

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    yes indeed stephen, good read.
     
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    I enjoyed reading this, thanks.
     
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    vanda plodding away

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    Thanks for this article, very interesting read.

    We do get brainwashed into accepting what is a so called healthy diet, I know I feel better and lose weight when restricting carbs but still get swayed into the thats not healthy brigade. If I could only manage the fat without the dreaded heartburn I'd be a happy bunny
     
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    Very interesting read and certainly is something to think about for us slimmers! many thanks :)
     
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    Yeah, some food for thought there Steve.
     
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    makes you wonder what other wrong lifestyle advice we have been fed over the years. and what about in other areas?
     
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