Mediterranean Diet

  • by Sarah Stewart
  • Narrated by Karen Stoff
  • 1 hrs and 10 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Many Americans are looking for ways to lose weight and get in better health. With the rising costs of medical care and prescriptions and all the bad health effects that can come from an unhealthy lifestyle, it is important to make the right changes. There are hundreds of diet plans out there that promise to be the best, but most of them are unhealthy or too hard to stick with for the long term.
The Mediterranean diet is different. It isn't just about eating fewer calories and making yourself feel deprived. It is a complete lifestyle change. While you will spend some time learning how to eat foods that are healthy, such as learning the difference between good and bad fats and limiting carbs, you also need to focus on some of the other important aspects, such as eating with family and friends and getting in plenty of exercise. This diet focuses on changing your habits and lifestyle into a healthier one so that you can stick with these changes for the rest of your life.
There are many diets out there that may seem like gimmicks to get your money, but the ideas of the Mediterranean diet have been around for centuries. The food choices are plentiful, with multiple countries sitting around this area, so you can pick the different cuisines that fit your taste or cravings. And since it is more of a lifestyle change instead of just a diet change, you are more likely to stick with it for a long time and love the results.
Quit dealing with diets that don't do what they promise and leave you lacking in results and always hungry. Try out the great tips and information in this guidebook to learn more about the Mediterranean diet, such as the history, the foods that are allowed, and how to make changes in your lifestyle to see the best results!
Start losing weight now and improve your life!

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Easy & healthy meals!

This book, the Mediterranean Diet for Beginners, is intriguing to read because it provides a lot of history about the Mediterranean way of eating. Before listening this book, I thought that this was just another fad diet that would work for me for a week or two. I heard about the book and decided to give dieting another try before swimsuit season. To my surprise, this is not a fad diet at all! The Mediterranean Diet has been a way of life for many people throughout the world for a long, long time. The book discusses the history, health benefits, and simple common sense about food.

I have listen information that is given and can't wait to get started cooking some of the meals. For a true beginner it is wonderful.
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- Aaliyah

Fun, Tasty and Healthy Life-Style

There is a great amount of data presented from reputable health organizations about all of the wonderful health benefits of this diet. Aside from losing weight, this diet has been shown to have a positive effect on coronary health, stroke risk, and diabetes. What's more is that studies show that this diet prevents some types of cancer, improves bone health, reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease, and metabolic syndrome. But what is great about eating the Mediterranean diet is that it doesn't even sound like a diet! The recipes have few ingredients that don't require a lot of shopping or buying ingredients you'll never use again, and are easy to follow regardless of your cooking skills.
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- sharmila

Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-10-2016
  • Publisher: Ramandeep Shahi