On 10/20/2010 10:26 AM, Al Dykes wrote:
> I'm new to this stuff. I think I'm eating the right stuff and portion
> control is the key for me now.
> Breakfast has been plain oatmeal with some raisins for years. I've
> started to buy the 1.5oz individual packs for portion control and am
> trying to figure out how much damage that does to an otherwise proper
> One package is 129 cal and 25g sugar.
> According to this website 1.5oz of raisins is 20% of my target
> "Estimated Glycimic Load". (I haven't really figured out egl yet but
> most of what I eat has really low numbers.)
well, think of raisins as 'concentrated sugar from grapes'
i'm most carb sensitive in the mornings and cannot keep my 1 hour PP
reading at a level i want to be at unless i have a protein/fat/carb
breakfast......... soft boiled egg on flax seed toast is one of my
not sure this helps, but if you test post meal you will learn what your
body can cope with, we are all different!
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