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Examine Research Digest (ERD) Julianne Taylor interview

The ERD (Examine.com Research Digest) is a must have for anyone who takes their nutrition seriously. Every month, they tackle 6-8 recent nutrition/supplement studies. Their team of qualified (e.g. they might have a PhD in Nutrition Science) analyzes them. This from Examine.com: The Research Digest is a peer reviewed monthly report of the most important […]

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Your carbohydrate tolerance – is it written in your genes? AMY1 copy numbers

Low carb or high carb – what diet is right for you? The AMY1 gene test. Before I knew anything about the effect of diet on my health and hunger, I did notice that an hour or 2 after eating refined starch foods I suffered low blood sugar and was ravenously hungry. Back in the […]

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Eating habits in France, what we should copy

Rates of obesity in France are a lot lower than in New Zealand or USA. A week ago I was enjoying the balmy summer weather in Collioure, a gorgeous but somewhat touristy small town on the coast in the south of France. Whilst there I couldn’t help but notice the difference in the sizes of […]

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Paleo and Beyond Nutrition Seminar – 17 July 1- 3.30 pm Auckland

New Paleo and Beyond seminar scheduled. I’ve been researching and updating this seminar – did you know most of our health problems have escalated in just the last 50 years? Obesity, type 2 diabetes, auto-immune disease, inflammatory gut diseases and IBS. What I do in my latest seminar is look at everything that has changed […]

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What kind of diet might be most effective for rheumatoid arthritis?

There are a number of reasons why the AIP protocol is effective for auto-immune disease including rheumatoid arthritis (RA). However it is important to point out that not all will respond to AIP, there are many factors that contribute to auto-immune disease apart from diet. AIP is not the only diet that works, in fact […]

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Rheumatoid arthritis and diet – what worked for 10 people

Foods that cause reactions for 10 people with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) (Please read my earlier post also – case studies where eliminating certain foods put RA into remission) For information on how to follow an auto-immune protocol: The Paleo Mom – Sarah Balantyne Phoenix Helix – RA and AIP – Eileen Laird Auto-Immune paleo – […]

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