Thread: any special diets?
03-05-2013, 05:47 AM #1
any special diets?
is there any special diets i can do for pcos and hypothyroidism ? i have been doing the portion size diet but finding it so hard to keep on track.. also any free websites for at home workout? i live in a very small town and all the gyms here want an arm and leg to join. thank you!
03-05-2013, 07:39 AM #2
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look into low gi or paleo, i've found the combo of these two the best for me.First symptoms in '99 (age 13), dx in '05. Diane35 2 yrs & Met500 mg 1/2 yr. No AF from '08. Full-house syndrome. May '13: Vit D + Met 1000 mg. June '13: Duphaston. Mid-June: AF is here! Goals: manage PCOS & its symptoms with organic & whole low-gi eating, daily exercise & nat. remedies. My blog Hidden Content and fav PCOS-web: Hidden Content . I've decided the only thing standing in my way of managing PCOS is my will power.
03-05-2013, 09:28 AM #3
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I second the suggestion of a Low Glycemic Index diet! A quick Goggle search will bring up tons of resources, and I also purchased a couple of books from Amazon that helped give menu planning ideas and substitution suggestions.Me 35 + DH 35 Hidden Content DS Sept '07 & DS May '13
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03-05-2013, 11:01 PM #4
Have you looked in the Keto diet?
As for home workout, check out bodyrock.tv - so efficient!
03-08-2013, 09:47 AM #5
I would go low GI and a diet like Paleo or Weight Watchers that emphasizes balanced nutrition, healthy food choices, and, if you have a lot of weight to lose, portion control.
03-11-2013, 01:26 AM #6
Low GI diet works! Weight watcher not so much because your supposed to stay away from carbs and it didn't work for me at all:/