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The Blood Sugar Solution Cookbook

More than 175 ultra-tasty recipes for total health and weight loss

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Dr. Mark Hyman is a 5-time best-selling author of books like UltraMetabolism and The UltraMind Solution, and now The Blood Sugar Solution Cookbook.

The cookbook is an extension of his book The Blood Sugar Solution, which is a six week plan that outlines the seven keys to treating diabesity, which is the combination of obesity and diabetes that is affecting millions of Americans today.

Cooking is a revolutionary act, Human argues, saying the solution for our nation's health problems ultimately lies in the kitchen.

Your tongue can be fooled and then your brain can become addicted to both fast and highly-processed foods. Even if junk and fast food don't make you fat, they will make you sick.

The Blood Sugar Solution lays the groundwork for helping you complete a fridge makeover, a pantry makeover and a shopping cart makeover. And the cookbook takes it a step further, outlining what to do with the new, healthy foods you've resolved to buy.

The more than 175 recipes include offerings for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and desserts.

A few of the recipes we found most appetizing included the ultra breakfast shake with plant protein powder, flaxseed, frozen fruit, and nut butter; Dr. Hyman's Chinese eggs and greens featuring spinach, eggs and black rice; and the sweet potato burgers featuring sweet potato, cannellini beans and curry powder. Each recipe includes prep and cook time, level of difficulty, serving size and estimated cost.

In addition, the recipes are broken into a "Basic Plan" and "Advanced Plan. The basic is for those who have mild "diabesity," meaning those who are on the road to pre-diabetes and diabetes. The advanced is for those who are already pre-diabetic or type-2 diabetic.

There is also a "Reintroduction" section with recipes to help dieters who have followed the Blood Sugar Solution plan for 6-12 weeks and who have re-set their metabolism, begin reintroducing gluten and dairy back into their diet the smart way.

Though Dr. Hyman encourages readers to eliminate all sugar from their diets, he also includes a "Desserts" section to help those with a sweet tooth indulge healthfully.

PRO
  • Written by a doctor and 5 time bestselling author
  • Includes a variety of recipes to suit every appetite
  • Includes recipes for all cravings/times of the day
  • Built on a strong foundation of healthy eating principles, including food as medicine
  • Recipes seem easy to read/follow
CON
  • None to speak of
DIET and NUTRITION

Dr. Mark Hyman's The Blood Sugar Solution Cookbook is built on the principles of his best-selling book The Blood Sugar Solution, which is a six week plan that outlines the seven keys to treating diabesity - the combination of obesity and diabetes that is affecting millions of Americans today.

Hyman proposes cooking is a revolutionary act, arguing the solution for our nation's health problems ultimately lies in the kitchen.

The Blood Sugar Solution first lays the groundwork for helping you complete a kitchen and grocery shopping makeover. And the cookbook outlines what to do with the new, healthy foods you've grown accustomed to buying.

The book includes more than 175 recipes that look to die for, include offerings for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and desserts.

There are recipes for every appetite, and are all designed to help supercharge your health and steer you far from the path of obesity and diabetes.

EXERCISE

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CONCLUSION

The Blood Sugar Solution Cookbook is an incredibly well-crafted cookbook that's perfect for all audiences - including those who are just learning to eat healthier and those who have been doing it for years.

It would be a useful cookbook to have in the kitchen to help keep you and your family making conscious, healthy decisions when it comes to your food.

Simply put, you won't be disappointed with the recipes you find in this cookbook.

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