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    Many people have found, or rediscovered their health and wellness from the Paleolithic diet and Paleo recipes. It is not brand new information, simply a reminder of how much more satisfied we were when we consumed foods that are more palatable for human genetic evolution. The Paleolithic diet is primarily made up of lean meats, seafood, fresh fruits, and fresh vegetables. These are all natural foods that our ancestors thrived on for many centuries. Every one of the essential dietary needs is present in these foods: vitamins, fats, protein, carbohydrates, antioxidants, and phytosterols - all of which lead to an ideal weight, optimum health, and peak athletic performance. People that have been eating according to the Paleolithic diet and Paleo…

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    Dr. Loren Cordain is a founder of the Paleolithic diet. Born on October 24, 1950 in the United States, he specialized in nutrition and exercise physiology(Loren Cordain). From a young age he was said to have been interested in nutrition when his mother persuaded him to eat his peas and carrots and his father bought him a cave man diet book. When he reached college age he got his bachelor's degree in Health Sciences from Pacific University, his masters in Exercise Physiology at the University of…

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    I have included a table comparing my diet’s food group servings in comparison to the CFG recommended servings. It is evident that my diet did not conform to the serving numbers recommended in CFG. I’m not consuming nearly enough milk or grain products while my meat and alternatives intake is astronomical in comparison. I predicted that my milk and alternatives score would be very low as I don’t include dairy products in my diet other than chocolate milk and creamer in coffee. Because of the…

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    Diet, a dreaded word for almost every human being. Many New Year’s resolutions are dedicated to starting a new diet, eating healthier, and exercising more. Within 2 weeks, a quarter of the New Year’s revolutions to diet are broken and in only 1 month almost half of the attempts are deserted (Averkamp, 2015). In fact, per Averkamp’s research, Americans make an average of 4 attempts a year to lose weight and in 2012 we spent an estimated 65 Billion dollars dieting! We never seem to be happy…

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    Raw Food Diet Essay

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    food diet for dogs. The raw food diet is a controversial subject in some circles. This makes it a valuable study to learn what the raw food diet is. I will also look at what some of the reasons for switching to a raw food diet are and try to answer the question of whether this is a healthy alternative to conventional dog foods. Background The raw food diet was first proposed in 1993 by Dr. Ian Billinghust. He coined the acronym BARF. This stands for the Biologically Appropriate Raw Food Diet…

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    The Paleolithic diet is an entirely new way of eating. Although it initially sounds radical, converts cannot stop raving about its benefits. The Paleolithic man had an entirely different diet than modern man does. His relationship with food was completely different than ours. A lot of our food experiences are emotional or sentimental. We eat things we "love" and enjoy. We savor our meals. The Paleo man ate to fuel his body. He ate for survival. He ate what was available. Modern man responded to…

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    Palaeolithic-type diet in obese postmenopausal women: a two-year randomized trial, two groups of postmenopausal women were subjected to two different diets. One diet was the Palaeolithic diet (PD), and the other was the Nordic Nutrition Recommendation (NNR) diet. The goal of the article was to present the data collected from a long term study showing the effects of a high protein diet versus a low-fat, high fiber diet in obese postmenopausal women. The data collected showed the effects of the…

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    Routine Subsistence Tasks Of The Neolithic

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    The reason for this would have been the same as those in migratory societies, practicality. Although the women were no longer restrained by the need to carry infants long distances, and the presence of a crying child would not have had the same effect on domesticated animals as on the hunted prey, they still had to be concerned about the safety of the toddler. Any task taking place while caring for children also had to be interruptible. Men and women had to spend the majority of their time…

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    Paleolithic People

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    The first people that inhabited the Earth were the Paleolithic people during the paleolithic or “old stone age era”. The Paleolithic people’s main source of income was hunting and gathering, and they lived in egalitarian societies where men and women were equal. The plants women gathered made up about 70% of the food the families ate while the meat men brought only made up for about 30%. These people did not need much so they barely put in any hard work or effort, and just got what they needed.…

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    Paleolithic Era

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    Paleolithic Triumphs The Paleolithic Era marks a cultivating time in world history. Ranging from 2,600,000 to 12,000 years ago, it is known as a part of the stone age. More specifically, the Paleolithic Era is known as the “Old Stone Age.” This differentiates it from the new stone age; the Neolithic Era. With the latter came the agricultural revolution - based on the Paleolithic style of gathering edible plants, and polished tools - which were based on the rough stone equivalent of the…

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