The medically proven diet that restores your body's essential nutritional balance "Good fats"--essential fatty acids--influence every aspect of our being, from the beating of our hearts to our ability to learn to remember. There are two types of essential fatty acids (EFAs), omega-6 and omega-3. The problem with our modern diet is that it ...Read MoreThe medically proven diet that restores your body's essential nutritional balance "Good fats"--essential fatty acids--influence every aspect of our being, from the beating of our hearts to our ability to learn to remember. There are two types of essential fatty acids (EFAs), omega-6 and omega-3. The problem with our modern diet is that it contains far more omega-6 fatty acids than omega-3s. This hidden imbalance makes us more vulnerable to heart disease, cancer, obesity, autoimmmune diseases, allergies, diabetes, and depression. The Omega Diet is a natural, time-tested diet that balances the essential fatty acids in your diet. It is packed with delicious food that contain the "good" fats, including real salad dressing, cheese, eggs, fish--even the occasional chocolate dessert--and an abundance of antioxidant-rich fruits, vegetables, and legumes. "The Omega Diet" provides: seven simple dietary guidelines for optimal physical and mental health a concise guide to the foods you need to restore your body's nutritional balance a diet plan that lets you eat fat as you lose fat fifty delicious recipes that are quick and easy to prepare a comprehensive three-week menu to help you get startedRead Less
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Written by a famous M.D., this book delves into the science of the Mediterranean diet with helpful charts/list as well as many simple recipes to try. Received more than what I payed to get it.
Jul 9, 2007
This book contains vital information on "good fats" and "bad fats", it is very helpful to people who are very health concious like me. It contains a three week diet plan which can be hard to follow at times. But once you start reading this book you instantly feel better about wanting to improve your health and you will even feel motivated to do so. Almost all the receipes in this book mentions canola oil, so if you cannot get canola oil you cannot follow the plan approperly.
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