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Can cutting out carbs make you live longer?

Discussion in 'Atkins Diet' started by Tange, 26 October 2010 Social URL.

  1. Tange

    Tange Silver Member

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    yey!
     
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    Thanks for posting this Tange - great to know there's some hefty scientific research supporting low carb.

    Here's to being 110 and running the 100 metres! :bliss:

    Susie
     
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    Good Article, thanks Tange. :)
     
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    yeah around for a while yet then LOL
     
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    excellent article!

    so....once the celebs pick up on this......will we see more low carb supermarket products?
     
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    Very interesting.

    Has anyone read Big Fat Lies by Hannah Sutter? It's a great book on how the nutrition advice handed out by most professionals is misleading, how a low carb ketogenic diet is most healthy, and she also pushes insulin as the real baddie.
     
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    ooh no. i might have to read though!
     
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    Wouldn't that be great - and not so many aisles of pasta and ready meals! :)

    Susie
     
  11. ditzeeblonde

    ditzeeblonde Call me Linzi...

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    Great post thanks... & roll on proper low carb shopping!
     
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    and low carbs restaurants. although thats my idea ;)
     
  13. ladyfelsham

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    I think we should start our own low carb cafe :)
     
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    Fab idea. I would eat almost everything in the cafe, apart from the gravy. :D
     
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    im up for it. i think it would be a fab idea. carb counts on the menu, suitable for induction/owl/maint etc. :D
    could even sell mims and other stuff???? we could have before and after pics of us up on the walls and also offer diet plans etc for wannebe newcomers..for a fee of course. there is money to be made i tell you!
     
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    Yep, sounds good to me! :) Although you know what I'm like in the kitchen, I'll do waitressing :)
     
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    lmao! ok. ill cook or at least come up with the ideas..ooh no , Jim can cook. now we need a name....
     
  18. Tange

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    I would eat at your low carb restaurant :)

    I was reading somewhere that obesity started with the onset of commercial farming. Now I have nothing against farmers but when you think about it, its all the fault of the refined carb and sugar.
     
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    "Jim's Live Longer Cafe"? :D
     
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    LOL.
    or 'TFIF pub then a doner ;)'
     
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    LOL, or "Ounces a Go Go"
     
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