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Black lentils?

Hi guys, Well, after about 3 years on tim’s SCD, I think I failed: This morning, I ate some black lentils and I have no idea if I can eat them (not on ch...
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Food Mistakes



What is one food that you thought was safe, but then found out from Trial and Error that it is not safe. During the first two weeks I would eat a little bit of...
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Newbie Questions

I am a total newbie and a little hesitant, but so intrigued too! I currently follow a paleo-ish/bulletproof/ketogenic diet and the thought of eating beans/carbs...
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Starting to gain after 5 months of loss

Hey all! I have attached my spreadsheat of measurements since December, when I first started slow carb. I have been very strict with diet, only slipping up on a ...
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Garlic Extract Substitutes?

I am allergic to garlic and am looking for some ideas on how to modify AGG and PAGG so I can fully embrace the 4HB diet. Are there any other similar products out...
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Is this a "super meal?"



I have a friend who is vegan, and she turned me on to a version of fried rice that is made with grated cauliflower, instead of actual rice. Being a fan of R...
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4 things you learn about long term weight loss

Found this from Facebook this morning. Number 3 was the most spot on for me. http://vitals.lifehacker.com/four-things-nobody-tells-you-about-suc…
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PAGG plus Cod oil, Vitamin D, etc

Has anyone tried to combine PAGG with the testosterone long-term supplement plan? Just wondering if this is working… it’s a lot of supplements espcia...
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A little advice would be helpful

Hi everyone, I’m 6’2” 26 year old male. My starting weight was 244 pounds. my current weight is 231. I started off really well losing about 3...
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Transition from Medi Weight Loss to Slow Carb

Hello. I am just finishing up 9 weeks on the Medi weight loss program. I am a 5’4 female and I started at 151 and am ending at 127. For those who are unf...
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2 questions! Non-SCD family-body rejecting some carbs?

Hiya! I’ve been doing SCD for about 3 weeks but I have cheated a few times…im weak! I plan on following the diet more strictly but Im having so much ...
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slow-carb for skinny female?

Hey guys, First post! I’ve a question regarding slow-carb diet. I’m Asian Chinese based in Singapore, female, 29 yrs old, weight 51KG, height 1.6...
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$40 DEXA Scans in Los Angeles

All, wanted to share a DEXA scan service in Los Angeles and Orange County. www.body-spec.com BodySpec charges $40 for first scan and $55 for scans thereafter ...
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4HB for Rosacea Sufferers

Hi guys this is my first post here but i just have a question that im hoping some people can shed some light on. Ive just ordered my copy of 4 hour body today an...
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SCD Friendly Boneless Buffalo Wings



Here’s a recipe for some pretty good boneless buffalo wings if you go without the parmesan. http://peaceloveandlowcarb.com/2012/01/zero-carb-boneless-buf...
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Gamminol ok?

Anyone have any thoughts on this and the 4HB regimen?
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4 hour acting ?

http://fourhourworkweek.com/2014/12/23/4-hour-work-week-2015/ In the first podcast tim mentioned a guy who learned acting using 4 hour method but I couldn´t und...
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The Kiwi’s Workout results

Hi everyone, I just started the Kiwi’s Workout -focused on the butt- and would like to know what results did you get and how long did it take? Cheers, ...
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4 Hour Body Workout Reviews

I wrote this up for a friend of mine who was interested in gaining muscle on this plan, but hadn’t started yet. Also includes a section on creating a cus...
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made a mistake with cheat day

was at 167lbs with clothes, then had a cheat day in 3 weeks. Had 10k cal bunch of candies and chocolates. Gained 3 lbs including water weight. It’s gonna t...
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not loosing weigth

Hello all, Iam on 4hb For nearly a month, and no Result at all. I do not have a problem to keep it up, but I am trying to figure out mistakes I make. First it wa...
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How my BMI is 27.5 (overweight) and I keep losing 2-3 lbs a week

If you’re on this diet, it’s easy to do portion control. Stay away from sugar substitutes, candies, all those things because they can stimulate your ...
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Do you need a cheat day even if you eat 2000 calories daily?

Cheat days are used to avoid starvation mode. But eating 2000 calories a day would not cause starvation mode? Would I still then need a cheat day? I don’...
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"The Lowest Carb “Pasta” Recipes You’ll Ever Find"

Came across some good looking recipes and thought I would share. Most of these look like they would fit into our 4HB lifestyle or they can be slightly modified ...
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Anyone else Experiment with Ice Water?

Anyone else Experiment with Ice Water? Instead of drinking chilled water from the fridge, I’ve found a much faster fat burning method freezing it overnigh...
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How much does waist size matter?

I was on Slow Carb for a while then I sort of fell off, gained 8 pounds and a bit of fat, but now I’m starting back up. Well, I was looking through my old ...
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New comer: Question about Wine and Dairy

Simple question: can I drink wine with meals? Or I have to separate them apart for 2 hours (like Tim described in his book?)? And no, I can’t skip wine. It...
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Instagram Support Accounts

I noticed a few people using instagram to post photos of their food online. If anyone wants to post their usernames here below would be a great place. My frien...
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Oligosaccharides, anyone?

I’ve been noticing a lot of low carb sweets recipes out there that have been using products containing Oligosaccharides, Erythritol and Inulin. One sweetne...
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Cupcake with allowed ingredients

I’ve just tested this recipe and it tastes delicious AA handful of peanuts OOne table spoon of cocoa powder OOne tea spoon of Ferment 2 eggs PuPut everythi...
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Recent victim of Pizza On A Non-Cheat Day…. Don’t think I’ll be stepping on a scale for a few days…
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Sugar free energy drinks

kia ora everybody, you know how your allowed 1 small can of diet fizzy drink per day? does that include energy sugar free drinks? red bull etc??
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check out my first two days?

Unfortunately for me(on THIS diet, anyway), I LOVE to cook. Repeating meals will be the only issue for me. Otherwise…easy peazy. I introduced beans last mo...
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Can Sukrin be approved as a sugar substitute?

Hey Slow Carbers. Being on SCD for about a year, I’m still looking for a sugar substitute to make my coffee a bit tastier. I found Sukrin on Amazon recentl...
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peanut butter

when i’m having a fit of hunger i have a tablespoon of peanut butter… does anyone do this and have they found it detremental to their weight loss?
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cottage cheese and feta cheese?

Hi everyone, can someone explain why not to use feta or white cheese-balkan style cheese? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sirene Thanks and wish you good results!
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Any 4 Hour People on Reddit?

I belong to an amazing community of people over at /r/4hourbodyslowcarb/ on Reddit and was hoping maybe some of you jokers were over there too. This is my seco...
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Occam's Turkey

Hey all, Hope you had a good Easter. I had some quiet time in the house, and successfully developed the minimalist method to making an awesome turkey. Check ...
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SCD and Chewing Tobacco

Ive been chewing for a while now. I have no desire to quit and am aware o the health risks, so I’d prefer a straight answer if anyone has one and no morali...
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Is there a way to delete older posts?
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FYI - burnt more calories on Cheat Day



I have been wearing the Bodymedia LINK calories tracker for almost 3 months now. I have found something interesting: I burnt more calories on Cheat day. On non...
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Ezekiel bread ?

Hi, I’m just starting this diet. I’m really wondering if Ezekiel bread would be okay…. I’m a vegetarian so eating just beans and eggs s...
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Kettlebell stories anyone?



Hiya to all swingers out here :D AFter a 6 month hiatus (regaining 6 out of my 18 hard-earned lost kilos :( ) I have restarted mt SCD and this time I intend to...
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any fighters???

hi iv taken a kickboxing fight april 26th....however iv got 6.5 kilos to lose. does anybody have any tips?? im training pretty hard twice a day 5 times a week an...
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challenges for challenges

Hi! I have a technical issue. When I click on a challenge it goes to a white screen and nothing comes up. I don't think that it's loading. Is it because I am ...
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Kombucha - can I drink during the week or only on binge days?

I have been on the slow carb diet for almost a year and I took a 13 day vacation a couple weeks ago. While on vaca I did not follow the diet. I went back on the s...
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slow carb diet while traveling overseas?

Anyone traveled overseas and found a way to stick to scd? I'm heading to the Philippines for vacation and I know what I eat here at home won't be available to me...
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Question about Insulin resistance and carb sensitivity

It seems that I won't be able to loose weight if my carb intake is above 50 gram a day. I'm debate about trying full blown Ketogenic (Atkin's). When come to thin...

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This was my day in day out eating. Breakfast: 2 jumbo eggs scrambled, a serving of deli turkey, half a cup of beans Lunches 1 & 2: 1 Cup blac...

I would avoid any commercially processed sausage/pattie products as mentioned above. Cottage Cheese is allowed but you still have to be careful wit...

Shahar Reznik asked a question:
Black lentils?

By Little bit, I mean about a Tablespoon a day

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Food Mistakes
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Eat every 4 hours?

Enough to keep you feeling full. If for any reason you feel like you are lightheaded etc then you should eat more.

I don't think the point is to really count the calories as it is to keep an eye on your protein intake. I haven't counted a single calorie yet and ...

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