Hunger is not your fault. You usually have an internal imbalance that's driving your brain to send a "hungry" signal..........................
Do you think you are hungry because you are out of calories? That is certainly one reason for your hunger, but there are many other reasons...
Here are MY Top 26 Things that Make You Hungry
(Note - each of these will be the subject of it's own blog with more detail)
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Here is the list in it's entirety (not in order of importance)
Glycemic index and glycemic load
Lack of exercise
Statin and other LDL-lowering drugs
Lack of minerals
High protein diets
Blood pressure medications
Food policy - USDA
Food marketing and profit
Lack of fiber
The American Heart Association recommendations
Infection and other diseases
A properly working gut
Exercise (confusing huh!)
Eating schedule / frequency
The American Diabetes Association recommendations
Your microbiome and immunity in general (see 18.)
Processed and fast food
Attitudes toward foods (family, individual, and cultural)
Health Revival Partners is a root-cause health education, disease prevention, and disease reversal program. We focus on mechanisms of disease. Our first set of blogs will use these 26 causes of hunger to help you understand your body, overcome hunger and, more importantly, improve or optimize your health.
Here are a couple of KEY concepts I hope you all take away from this information:
You are NOT what you eat - you ARE what you ABSORB
Calories are not just calories just like our car isn't only about gasoline. Repair and recovery is as or more important compared to energy if you want a long and healthy life.
Whenever you make a decision, always ask yourself "Where did I learn that?" Make sure the information you use is founded in solid knowledge before moving forward.
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Stay or Get Well.