Posts Tagged by diets

Happy New Year’s!

  The last few weeks have gone by in a whirlwind of activity. It’s hard to believe another year has gone by. I wish you all a very happy new year. Today is the day that many people will start their annual tradition of beginning their new year’s resolution. Dieting/weight loss is at the top of the list for many people. As a dietitian I will get asked about this many times over the next […] read more

The 5 Day Pouch Test – Part 2

Welcome to the second post on the infamous (or perhaps not so infamous) 5 day pouch test (5DPT). If you missed part one please check it out. You’ll see why I don’t think the 5DPT or any other diet/technique is really appropriate for weight loss surgery newbies. Now, it’s time to answer the question of whether the 5DPT is good for re-gainers (or anyone else for that matter). What exactly are the reasons for following […] read more

The 5 Day Pouch Test – Can It Help?

I am still fighting off all the cravings that were kicked up by eating the rice pudding last week. I may have only blogged about it and trigger foods a few days ago but that was after spending 3 or 4 days actually eating the stuff. While I’m working to get back on track I figured this would be the perfect time to cover the 5 day pouch test. Over the years I’ve seen much […] read more