Eat Yourself Slim has 86 ratings and 7 reviews. Maria said: 5 stars for his method, but 3 stars for this book. I prefer the original version of his book. I’m currently reading the book by Michel Montignac called Eat Yourself Slim. It was reffered to me by a friend of my sister’s. Apparently, he’s a. Eat Yourself Slim: Modifying our eating habits often means first Eat Yourself Slim takes this principle to a new level. Slim. Michel Montignac.

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Breakfast Lemon juice prunes Montignac integral bread Montignac jam Green tea. This diet was recommended to me not for weight loss, but for better intestinal health. In this meal you should avoid fats with the exception of omega 3 fats from fish or very small portions of monounsaturated fats. The lower the GI the most significant the weight loss! Comments Comments now closed. And having a significant proportion of fiber in your meal will affect how your body absorbs the fats in your meal. I would recommend the method and therefore you need to read the book regardless of its rating.

In this book he doesn’t adequately explain why you need to split carbohydrate and protein meals, but rather focuses only on GI. If you have less than ten pounds to lose you should stay in phase I for at least three months.

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Otherwise, it’s an odd book. All times ear GMT Sugar Busters was based on Michel Montignac’s work. If you have more weight to lose it is recommended to stay in phase I for a month after you reach your goal weight. Search for a specific Glycemic Index.

Eat Yourself Slim : The World’s Best Method to Lose Weight and Stay Slim

Highly successful French food writer takes aim at calorie myth, and teaches how to lose weight while enjoying abundant food the gourmet way. You will continue to choose carbohydrates based on their slij index.

Tell us your story. It especially emphasizes very low GI carbs, which has the effect of reducing high blood sugar and insulin levels.

In the intervening years, overeating has become more problematic, particularly in the United States. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Naomi Stone rated it really liked it Jun 24, More than 20 million Montignac books have already been sold in 45 countries and have been translated into 25 languages. You will select food based on its nutritional value and potential to keep your body healthy and at its ideal weight.

montginac Alex Simons rated it really liked it Oct 10, I have read Montignac’s book and I have his cookbook. This book says that it’s not that because you are overweight, you become insulin resistant, it’s because you are insulin resistant that you become overweight. The Montignac Method is a diet designed to support healthy weight management by choosing foods with a low glycemic index.

Dg Noc rated it really liked it Jun 07, The handful of recipes in the back of the book interprets traditional French bistro fare according to these principles. However, aside from a temporary weight loss, people subsequently suffered from cardiovascular problems by eating too much fat. Carb-protein meals michle consist of carbohydrates with a glycemic index between 35 to It encourages healthy eating habits and you don’t have to completely give up starchy carbs, you just have to select carefully amongst low-lowish GI carbs and select with what you eat them.

This new, revised edition contains all the latest research information designed to help people lose weight, stay slim and be healthy! Carbohydrates are chosen according to their GI glycemic index. Articles Written by Michel Montignac. The purpose of this is to ensure that you eat meals that do not provoke increased blood sugar levels.

Lena rated it it was ok May 02, On the positive side, if you do montignzc to lose weight, I’ll bet this diet would work,you wouldn’t need to go hungry, and these days most of his recommended foods are easily available in the U. The Montignac Method does not require you to limit the amount of food you eat.

Eat Yourself Slim by Michel Montignac

Oct 01, Maria rated it liked it. Consumption of legumes and unrefined starches is encouraged. For years, nutritionists have claimed that the only way to lose weight was to eat less, count calories, and cut out fat. There are several Montignac cookbooks available in France, so recipes are not the focus in this book. The Only Totally Yourrself Diet.

He refers to an amino acid, cysteine, saying it can only be found in animal sources when in fact there are many plant sources for it.