Almonds

Marks Daily Apple

 

But why should you be eating them? Almonds are a good source of supplementary protein, providing 7.62 grams of protein per quarter cup serving, compared to just 5.5 grams for the average egg. In addition, they are an excellent source of manganese, potassium, copper and vitamin E and also provide a hefty dose of heart healthy monounsaturated fats. In fact, ounce for ounce, you could say that almonds are a real health nut!

 

Read more: http://www.marksdailyapple.com/almonds/#ixzz3lcv4lnat

 

Dr Terry Wahls

 

“coconut milk yoghurt or almond milk yoghurt is ok to eat.”

 

https://www.facebook.com/TerryWahls/posts/393987003992690

 

Chris Kresser

 

“As you can see, many of the highest calcium sources in our diet do not come from dairy, and you can get plenty of calcium on a daily basis by eating lots of leafy green vegetables, or by eating bone-in fish. If you had two cups of leafy greens and a can of bone-in sardines in one day, you’d already have eaten around 840 mg of calcium. Add in some herbs and spices, and 2 ounces of almonds, and you’d be at the 1,000 mg mark easily.”

 

http://chriskresser.com/how-to-keep-your-bones-healthy-on-a-paleo-diet/

 

Gary Taubes

 

Diet Detective: What’s always in your fridge and pantry?

Gary Taubes: Eggs, full–fat Greek yogurt, butter, almonds, coconut butter.

http://www.dietdetective.com/interviews/diet-detective-interview-gary-taubes-author-why-we-get-fat-and-what-do-about

 

Dr Peter Attia

 

  • Between 6 and 8 pm – after-dinner snack consisting of:
  • 3 oz cashews, 1 oz almonds, 2 oz peanuts, 1 oz macadamia nuts, 2 cups of coffee with a total of 6 tbsp heavy cream.

http://eatingacademy.com/personal/what-i-actually-eat-part-ii-ifik-2

 

Robb Wolf

 

Favor nuts lower in omega-6, like hazelnuts and macadamias, and minimize nuts high in omega-6, like brazil nuts and almonds.

 

http://paleologix.com/about/dietary-guidelines/

 

Paul Jaminet

 

We recommend:

  • Low omega-6 fats and oils from animal or tropical plant sources, to taste. Good sources include:
    • palm oil, palm kernel oil, olive oil, avocado oil, macadamia nut butter, almond butter, cashew butter

http://perfecthealthdiet.com/the-diet/

 

Stephen Guyonet

 

“Almonds Inhibit Dyslipidemia and Vascular Dysfunction in Rats through Multiple Pathways”.  Yay.

https://twitter.com/whsource/status/524606955395227648

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