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Title:Perfect Health Diet: Regain health and lose weight by eating the way you were meant to eat - Australian Edition
Price:USD$22.50
Item ID:BB06-18480
Quantity:1
Publisher:Scribe, Melbourne, 2013
Edition:As Stated In The Title
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good
Scribe, 2013, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, As Stated In The Title

Brief Description: Suffering from chronic illness and unable to get satisfactory results from doctors, husband and wife scientists Paul and Shou-Ching Jaminet took an intensely personal interest in health and nutrition. They embarked on five years of rigorous research. What they found changed their lives--and the lives of thousands of their readers. Here the Jaminets explain in layman's terms how anyone can regain health and lose weight by optimizing nutrition, detoxifying the diet, and supporting healthy immune function. They show how toxic, nutrient-poor diets sabotage health, and how on a healthy diet, diseases often spontaneously resolve. Perfect Health Diet tells you exactly how to optimize health and make weight loss effortless with a clear, balanced, and scientifically proven plan to change the way you eat--and feel--forever!--Publisher description. Table of Contents: Foreword / Mark Sisson -- Preface -- Part I. An Evolutionary Guide to Healthful Eating -- 1. Why We Start with an Evolutionary Perspective -- 2. The Paleolithic Diet -- 3. The Cannibal Diet of Fasting -- 4. What Breast Milk Teaches Us About Human Diets -- 5. What Mammalian Diets Teach Us About Human Diets -- 6. The Tastes Great! Diet -- 7. The Way We Were Meant to Eat -- Part II. What to Eat for Energy -- 8. An Economical Approach to Nutrition -- 9. Protein -- 10. Carbohydrates -- 11. The Dangerous Fats: PUFA -- 12. The Safe Fats: SaFA and MUFA -- 13. Medium-Chain Fats and Therapeutic Ketogenic Diets -- 14. Fiber -- 15. Alcohol -- 16. The Best Foods for Energy -- 17. Nutrient Hunger: A Key to Weight Loss -- Part III. Foods to Avoid -- 18. Food Toxins -- 19. The Most Toxic Food: Cereal Grains -- 20. Almost-Grains: Legumes -- 21. Liquid Devils: Vegetable Seed Oils -- 22. The Sweet Toxin: Fructose -- 23. Toxins Introduced by the Industrial Food System -- 24. Four Steps to a Low-Toxicity Diet -- 25. A Traditional Pacific Islander Diet -- 26. Food Toxins Matter -- Part IV. How to Be Well Nourished -- 27. Why Most People Are Malnourished -- 28. Multivitamins: Good or Bad? -- 29. Vitamins A, D, and K2 -- 30. Selenium and Iodine -- 31. Potassium and Sodium -- 32. Calcium, Collagen, and Magnesium -- 33. Zinc and Copper -- 34. Vitamin C -- 35. Choline and Folic Acid -- 36. Other Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutrients -- 37. Micronutrient Recommendations -- Part V. A Recipe for Healthful Living -- 38. The Infectious Origins of Disease -- 39. A Strategy for Immunity -- 40. Fasting -- 41. Blood Lipids -- 42. Circadian Rhythm Enhancement -- 43. Healthful Weight Loss -- 44. Meal Planning and Recipes -- Perfect Health-for Life -- Acknowledgments -- Index. Trade Paperback. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 428 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Medicine & Health; Cooking, Wine & Dining. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18480.
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