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70 Protein 20 Fat 10 Carbs Diet Plan
I'm an endomorph & im on a high protein diet, 1.5g of protein per pound of bodyweight, 100-150g of good carbs & minimum fats, is this a gd diet plan?
Depends, Prob. Not: If your goal is to build body fat, then yes, otherwise no. Carbs block burning fat, so which are "good". Protein also stimulates Insulin release, Insulin promotes fat storage & high protein can drive higher kidney failure rates, so high questionable. Fats, of natural origin, best evidence of being healthy for humans. Study: "big fat lies", "science for smart people", dietdoctor, lustig, taubes... ...Read more
Refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more
Why am I constipated even though I eat daily fiber and 2.5 liters of water each day. I also have a equal diet plan. Protein, carbs, veggies and fruit.
Constipation: The population is fixated on there bowels. Generally speaking a bowel movement up to every four days is normal if not painful. There are other causes for constipation because it sounds like you have a healthy diet. Hypothyroidism electrolyte imbalances such as low potassium and high calcium. Pain medication including opioid analgesics. May be idiopathic and medication may be beneficial. Would see m. ...Read more
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Why do some people's bodies need low-carb, high protein/fat diets while others require high-carb low-fat?
By percentage, what should my ratio of carbs, protein, and fat be in my diet to lose weight while exercising 5 times a week?
Keep it simple, forget percentages, that's no way to live, what you do on a "diet" needs to be done forever, best way is to identify causes of your wt gain in first place, here is list of top 5 causes:
these are in order of most important,
cut out 2 of these & wt loss is easy!, note
high carbs & fat top the list! ...Read more
Do high carb, low fat, and low protein diets like the banana diet work and are they healthy? I've heard many have lost significant weight bc of it.
I am vegetarian please suggest me a diet which includes 60%protien or what I can I take daily to have a diet including 60% proteins n less carbs, fats?
What do sugar cravings constantly mean? 70 lb wgt loss in 16 mos. I avoid carbs & fats. High protein vege fruit diet now. Advice?
(-) carb diet taking lbs off. 100g's or less/day. Bg better (105-110 fbg) 2000 mg metfmn. When I stop lb loss - w/out+carbs -what eat? Fat? Protein?
Is this the right diet to get ripped?, im hving 0.5g of fat per pound of bodyweight, 40 to 50g of carbs & 1 to 1.5g of protein per pound of bodyweight
Dr. Atkins: Not according to Dr. Atkins.Get a more detailed answer ›
What type of diet is low on fats and carbs but rich in proteins. I want to loose fat near the belly region.?
Many: The adkins diet, southbeach diet, paleo diet just to name a few. It is important to be certain to meet all of your nutritional needs however and these diets can make that difficult. Long term weight loss is more likely to occur with lifestyle changes that include a balanced diet and increased exercise. ...Read more
Can you let me know how many grams of fat, carbs and protein would you recommend I have in a 2400 calorie diet?
Ratio of foods: Ahhh, the classic answer is 40/30/30. That is 40% carbs, 30% fat, 30% protein. But I disagree. Much more important is to eliminate sweets and starches, getting 100% of carbs from non-starch vegetables and a small amt. Of fruit. The eat a modest amt. Of protein. This way there is no counting, measuring or weighing and weight control is a snap. Just don't be in denial of what you're eating. ...Read more
Is it true that if you have no carbs in your diet, only fat and protein, you will die eventually from Ketoacidosis since the body will use Ketones?
Carb diet: Short answere: NoGet a more detailed answer ›
To many variables!: It depends if you exercise a bit. You can be more liberal with carbs. Obviously if calories don't come from carbs, they come from protein and fat. Most people on a low carb diet consume 100-120g per day of proteinm 40-60g of carbs (after induction). Aside from fats in meat and dairy, go with nuts, monosaturated oils (olive, peanut, canola). Vegetables are low caloric density, so eat plenty! ...Read more
130 lbs. Starting diet for muscle growth of 140-160g carbs, 160-180g protein, 40-60g fat. High protein but not low carb, right? Any health concerns?
See dietician: I would seek the counsel of a registered dietician and your primary care md. Good luck! ...Read more
30lbs overweight have been see a dr hCG inj 800cal diet lost 5lbs in 3 weeks incr protein 1200cal low fat low carb and exercise have not lost 6 weeks?
Use of HCG is unproven, expensive and not harmless.
get into a regimented nutritionally sensible diet program and stick with it for 6 months.
do not jump from one diet plan to another.
do not use drugs that have no proven value just because your friend said so or you read it in a magazine. ...Read more
What negative health complication could arise when doing protein shake diet, high protein, zero carb and zero fat, for a short period (10 days)?
Putting a lot of: stress on your kidneys. Good fats help maintain skin, brain health, digestion, and absorption of vital nutrients from food, vegetables, fruits, and enzymes. So not having that for 10 days seems rather severe. Also, there is thought that a no fat diet tends to make people have less satiety and feel hungry more. What type of protein, vegetable or meat? It's not a balanced approach. Low carb is better. ...Read more
Trying to lose 15lbs. Cardio 30 min/day; weights 20 min/day. Healthy diet. If I don't eat adequate carbs/protein/fat/fiber can't sleep at night. Why?
Can somebody tell me how much carbs n protein n fat n fiber we take in wieght watchers diet n how much calories we take with it tell thanx :)?
Too many individual: (& difficult to measure accurately enough) variables to be of any practical value. Calorie=near worthless measure. Why? Are approximated & ignores major differences in body responses to different foods containing same calories. Study: http://goo. Gl/RPGWXs, http://goo. Gl/uDGIwD & http://nusi. Org. Useful focus=↓carb intake quantity & tracking daily body wt, nude after 1st up, urinating & evacuating. ...Read more
For a 16YR OLD MALE taking 120mg Orlistat TDS what is the minimum amount of calories to b consumed given a diet of 55% carbs, 30% protein 15% fat.
Depends on weight.: Activity level and maturity rating, as your body may still be growing, and to limit vital nutrients can have long term problems. I would suggest a minimum of 1500 cal/day, but supplement with multivitamin. Focus on vegetables, lean meats, fat free dairy and fruits and limit sugars &"white carbs" such as white rice, pasta, white bread. ...Read more
Not entirely: The high salt would cause fluid retention in persons with heart or kidney disease. If healthy, you should not develop edema with this diet. It is important to note that high protein diet is not sure to be safe for kidneys for the long haul i. E. A year or more. If you have fluid retention, you need to have your kidneys and heart evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more