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If you're low carb'ing - what should it look like?

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Decsbetterhalf Thu 20-Apr-17 21:00:04

Not as hardcore as paleo or Atkins

But what should a low carb diet look like.

Proteins, Veg, salad, small amounts of cheese?

Basically cutting starchy carbs rice, pasta, grains and sugar.

Where does fruit sit?

It's the only thing that works for me if I cut the carbs!!!

fueledbybacon Thu 20-Apr-17 21:03:24

Depends on what your aim is.

Low carb for weightloss should be moderate protein and high fat. No fruit if you're really overweight or type 2. No grains, starches, sugars or cereals.

Fat to satiety, 1-1.5g of protein per lean body mass andcarbs from veg.

Decsbetterhalf Thu 20-Apr-17 21:44:00

It's for weight loss
Think I need to do a bit more research

FinallyHere Mon 24-Apr-17 15:57:12

Come and join low carb boot camp for Loads of really great support. Hope to 'see' you over there.

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