Tag Archive | atkins

Dietary Fats and Health

Our regular readers know that we have been recommending a lower carbohydrate diet, more along the lines of the paleo diet that is more in vogue lately. We are not completely on board with the diet, for we would prefer meats with a higher concentration of fats (such as chuck roast and pork) and we believe eating dairy is […]

Success Story: 30 lb Fat Loss in Six Months

Andrew looked us up in February of 2016 for guidance in losing fat and improving his overall health. Six months later he has lost 30 lbs of fat and looks incredible. I took photos of Andrew the first day, but I had Andrew keep his shirt on so we really cannot see the remarkable changes. I did, however, […]

The Alternative Hypothesis: Counting Calories Is Not The Answer

In our collective ongoing…and so far losing…battle against obesity, there are many theories brought forth as to what is the main cause and the corresponding solutions to the fight. In my last post, I explored the “set point” theory of fat loss. If the set point theory holds true, then obese people are basically out of luck. They will always […]

The “Set Point” Theory and Obesity

The rise of obesity in all of the industrialized countries have reached an alarming number. Nearly 2/3 of the population in the United States is considered overweight, and about 1/3 of Americans over 20 are obese(1). Health practitioners and researchers are very concerned about this trend, and we all are trying to figure out how […]

“That’s Not Paleo”

When we talk to our clients about how we recommend that they eat, we tell them to eat a low carb diet in line with the Paleo plan that is in vogue now. When we get into specifics, we are told that what we recommend is not Paleo. What? Milk and cheese are not part […]

Cellulite Study Progress Report: Alex Circa Feb 6th 2015

We weighed and took some photos of Alex on February 6th, 2015. This is 5 weeks into the study, and here are the results thus far: She weighs 193 pounds. She weighed 202 pounds when we started, so she has lost 9 pounds of scale weight from when she started. I took a “spot check” of […]

Cellulite Study Progress Report: The First Month

All three of the women I have been training for my book on cellulite loss are at the one month mark. They all have been doing the Hystrength program for three times a week, and here are my overall general observations. They all have increased their strength quite dramatically. Every one of them are doing at least […]