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Fitness Lessons for 2018

I thought I’d do a round-up of the most important fitness and nutrition lessons that I learned in 2018.

Fasting Mimicking Diet / Protein Cycling Diet

This is the year I started experimenting with the FMD / Protein Cycling Diet, … [continue reading]

Simplified Fasting Mimicking Diet / Protein Cycling Diet

If you are new to the Fasting Mimicking Diet or the Protein Cycling Diet, check out these posts for background:

The Short Version

When you strip away all … [continue reading]

Fasting Lessons I Learned This Month

The plan was to do my 4th Fasting Mimicking Diet from July 3 to July 8 and then donate blood on July 9th. Let me unpack that sentence.

A Fasting Mimicking Diet is a 5-day very low protein diet created … [continue reading]

Fasting Mimicking Diet – More Questions and Comments

I was a bit critical of the Longevity Diet Book. Dr. Longo sold me on the merits of doing a Fasting Mimicking Diet during his interview on Found My Fitness, but I wasn’t a fan of the book. I … [continue reading]

The Potato Diet Version of the Fasting Mimicking Diet

Last week I completed my second Fasting Mimicking Diet. Well kind of. It was my own variation of the diet inspired by Marc’s comment on this blog.

Background info here:

A … [continue reading]

I Completed My First 5-Day Fasting Mimicking Diet

I was going to wait until spring before trying my first 5-day Fasting Mimicking Diet period, but I got impatient and went for it starting last Thursday. This post will cover my experience.

For those that need a background on … [continue reading]