The Carbohydrate Addicts Diet: The Lifelong Solution to Yo-Yo Dieting by Rachael F. Heller* After eating a full breakfast, are you hungrier before its time for lunch, than you would be if you only had time for a cup of coffee?
* Do you have a hard time stopping once you start to eat bread, pasta, or sweets?
* Do you have a tendency to gain weight easily, or if you lose weight, to gain it back again?
If you answered yes to one or more of these questions, you may not be experiencing a lack of willpower but rather a physical addiction to carbohydrates--a compelling or recurring craving for starches, snack foods, or sweets. Now, Drs. Richard and Rachael Heller of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York have discovered a revolutionary new diet that eliminates the cravings and helps you to overcome the yo-yo syndrome--permanently--without deprivation. based on the Hellers nine years of research, thousands of case studies, and their own personal victories over cravings and weight (maintaining a 200 pound loss between them!), this healthful, unique diet features a pleasurable way that adapts to your lifestyle and does away with measuring, food exchanges and calorie counting. A daily Reward Meal, along with wholesome, balanced Complementary Meals, fit easily into busy schedules, restaraunt meals, holiday celebrations, and vacations.
Filled with sound advice and effective strategies--including wonderful recipes and menu plans--this groundbreaking book helps eliminate carbohydrate cravings and puts you in control of your eating and your weight--for life.
What to Eat on the Carbohydrate Addict's Diet
Mike Samuels started writing for his own fitness website and local publications in He graduated from Peter Symonds College in the UK with A Levels in law, business and sports science, and is a fully qualified personal trainer, sports massage therapist and corrective exercise specialist with accreditations from Premier Global International. The Carbohydrate Addict's Diet was designed by husband and wife duo Dr. Rachael Heller and Dr. Richard Heller.
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Effect of Carbohydrates on Blood Sugars
The carbohydrate addict's diet is an eating plan that emphasizes foods low in carbohydrates carbs. It is based on the theory that some people develop unmanageable cravings for high-carb foods due to the pancreas producing too much of the hormone insulin, and that regular consumption of these foods leads to weight gain. American research scientists Rachael Heller and Richard Heller developed the carbohydrate addict's diet in the early s after they lost a combined lb. Both Hellers are professors and researchers specializing in biomedical sciences. They outlined their method in their first book, The Carbohydrate Addict's Diet, published in They have since expanded upon the diet in subsequent books and several updates of the original book. The carbohydrate addict's diet is based on the theory that balancing insulin levels in the body will lead to reduced insulin resistance and less cravings for foods high in carbohydrates.