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Paleo Diet by Loren Cordain
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The Paleo Diet: Lose Weight and Get Healthy by Eating the Food You Were Designed to Eat, is the work of Loren Cordain, Ph.D., a leading expert of Paleolithic (Stone Age) nutrition. In this book he shows you how the "Seven Keys" optimize health, minimize the risk of chronic disease, and cause excess weight to melt away. "This is the way we're genetically programmed to eat."

The Seven Keys of the Paleo Diet

1. Eat a relatively high amount of animal protein compared to the typical American diet.
2. Eat fewer carbohydrates, but lots of good carbohydrates—from fruits and vegetables, not from grains, starchy tubers, and refined sugars.
3. Eat large amounts of fiber from nonstarchy fruits and vegetables.
4. Eat a moderate amount of fat, with more monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats than saturated fats and nearly equal amounts of omega 3 and omega 6 fats.
5. Eat foods with a high potassium content and a low sodium content.
6. Eat a diet with a net alkaline load.
7. Eat foods wich in plant phytochemicals, vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants.

Paperback. 257 pages. Includes meal plans and recipes. ©2002.

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