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Glycemic this and glycemic that. Does it matter?

What is the Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load?

Glycemic this and glycemic that. Does it matter?

You’ll notice that they both begin with “glycemic.” That’s one tip that they have to do with sugars and carbs. 904 more words

Carb Myths: Carb intake and sugar spikes are inseparable!

Carbohydrates are major energy source. Still, many decide to go on low carb or very low carb diets. While there are several reasons why they choose to go on such diets. 437 more words

Fitness With Diabetes

Document Your Life #9 - Hormone Reset Diet

Goodbye bananas!

I always thought bananas were healthy and good for you, but I’m finding out that maybe they’re not…really. I’ve gone sugar free as the next step in my Hormone Reset Diet and Project 145 and am researching what foods to eat according to the Glycemic Index & Glycemic Load “theory” (for the lack of a better word). 231 more words

To Live

How To Get Your Diet Back On Track

I broke up with my boyfriend last week, and it seems I’ve been on some kind of huge “Break-up Binge” for the last 7 days. ¬†After writing my post on… 650 more words

PCOS

Papayadom!

Aaaah, Pa Pa Ya, you either love it or hate it. Or, like me you don’t love it, you even think it smells a little like puke, but know it’s good for you, adore the texture, color and form, and live somewhere where it’s plentiful. 810 more words

Cooking

Do You Enjoy Junk Food

Last night, I was feeling lazy and couldn’t be bothered to cook… something most of us PCOS ladies can relate to I’m sure. I found myself opening the freezer and looking at the junk food and ‘easy’ meals. 958 more words

PCOS

Fruit facts that everyone must know

Why fruits? To start, Diets high in fruits are widely recommended for their health-promoting properties. The fruits have been part of the human diet for thousands of years because of their concentrations of vitamins, especially vitamins C and A; minerals, especially electrolytes; and phytochemicals, especially antioxidants. 1,673 more words

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