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    A reversal on carbs - Los Angeles Times

    "If Americans could eliminate sugary beverages, potatoes, white bread, pasta, white rice and sugary snacks, we would wipe out almost all the problems we have with weight and diabetes and other metabolic diseases."


    go down almost to the bottom there are 4 pages - link to pages is kind of hiding
    Last edited by Eatmydust; 04-22-2011, 06:07 PM.

  • #2
    Funny, when I read the thread title, I thought it was about the recent trend in the paleo/primal internet world of acceptance of tubers, haha! I agree with the article that sugar and grains are the cause of many modern diseases, but I believe that carbohydrate is beneficial to lean, active people.

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    • #3
      " but I believe that carbohydrate is beneficial to lean, active people "

      Agree^ True but not refined carbs as artical refers too....

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      • #4
        Plus the level of carbs the USDA is currently claiming we should eat would not be beneficial to anyone. The 150-300g that PB recommends for a lean, active person is well below that.

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        • #5
          I agree with both of you Eatmydust and DaisyEater

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          • #6
            It's a good article, written in a way that will not scare the mainstream. Love that there is no mention of cave man.

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