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Reviewing The NutriSystem Diet.

They feel too that by increasing intake of these particular carbohydrates you will also at the same time increase your intake of protein and fibre since these nutrients often come along with low GI carbohydrates.

There are six different programs that you choose between including Women's, Men's, Silver for Women, Silver for Men, a vegetarian option, and more. With each plan you will get a menu and a checklist so you always know what you should be eating and when you should be eating it. They also recommend an intake of at least 4. While this plan does provide a decent balance of the three major macronutrients, proteins , carbs and fats , there really isn't anything special about it.

You likely can lose weight on this plan, especially since all your foods will be monitored. The downside however is if you enjoy home cooked meals - since you likely won't be getting many on this diet. Granted some individuals may really love the foods that NutriSystem provides but if you enjoy the actual cooking process, this part might be lost on you.

Furthermore, as stated earlier, since you are not cooking any of your own foods, this program isn't really teaching you how to eat healthfully on your own without the direction of their menus. Since the menus are quite varied though you will likely be getting all your major nutrients, plus they don't take fat intake too low, which is a good thing.

The recommendation for plenty of fruits and vegetables also ensures that you will get plenty of vitamins as well. Shannon Clark is a freelance health and fitness writer located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Shannon Clark October 08, Do you think it is because they are eating less calories than they were before? I am not trying to discredit your beliefs on the whole GI thing.

I am actually starting to agree and have enjoyed incorporating some NON whole wheat pastas and tortillas back into my diet. Desregard GI's and all that, it's all about the calories. We all come from humble beginnings. Studies everywhere tell you everything, listen to your body instead and you'll succeed. I'm not saying the commercials are lying, and i'm also not discrediting GI, but overall in the grand scheme of things calories in v.

What the calories come from is important imo, but if you wanted to eat less calories of snickers everyday than you do of chicken breast it's still less calories, less food, but less calories. You get back what you put in.

Vegan "there are ZERO conclusive and definitive peer-reviewed studies proving detrimental effects of phytoestrogens in dietary soy intake". Originally Posted by cheeseandrice. Originally Posted by Shr3dJunki3. Home gyms arent even that expensive, all you need is a bench, and a rack for squatting. Dumbells, barbells and the weights, thats all. They lost weight because the Nutrisystem portions are freaking tiny. I think if you set your mind to it you can watch your food intake and make the best choices and achieve the clean calorie intake you desire for your wweight loss.

Just read these post and find the good foods to eat. Things like eggs, oatmeal, water, almonds, spinach, grilled chicken, grilled salmon, vegies, and anything that man has not put his hands on to make it taste better.

If you watch your portion sizes you will be better off with real foods in the long run and maybe supp. I really liked the nutrisystems for traveling. I travel weeks a month and always carry some of their stuff just becuase it may be the healthiest thing I'll be able to find Your only as strong as your weakest moment.

When you feel weak remember your goals, smile and keep going. I think I will end up ordering a few of their items to have on hand for those days when I need to just grab something, or when travelling.

Two more months on the full plan, but then going as clean as I can. But, as I've said before - I don't have any problem cooking. As a former chef, I enjoy it. Oh, and one of my reasons for doing NutriSystem is to support my sister. Plus, we live together and share our groceries. I also think that as I taper off, I can start instilling in her some more healthy habits.

Might even convince her plain unsweetened yogurt is not disgusting. Oh, yeah - and here are some recipies I've posted, to give you an idea of what I cook when I get a chance: Originally Posted by Crissy. I think the plan is really good for people who want to NOT diet but actually change their eating habits.

I actually really enjoy their food I am craving one of those little fudge browine things as well mmmmmm. NS questions empresscat, The NS meals sound like they could be a "dry" alternative to microwave freezer meals. How are the sodium levels?

How many meals do you buy in their packages?