Category Archives: Wheat Belly–The Book

Wheat-freedom over forks

Wheat Belly is the #1 book on nutrition on Amazon. Healthy nutrition is not about reducing fat or avoiding animal products. It’s about not letting Big Agribusiness manipulate your eating behavior by allowing this opiate–the gliadin protein of wheat–to rule … Continue reading

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Another Amazon gem: Goodbye hip pain

This comment was posted on the Amazon Wheat Belly page by Colin P. Conn: In just 3 weeks since buying Wheat Belly and going wheat free that same day, I’ve lost 15 pounds, my heartburn’s gone and so is my … Continue reading

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Dr. Mark Hyman: Fellow Wheat Belly-acher

It looks like Dr. Mark Hyman, well known for his popular and insightful books, Ultramind and Ultrametabolism, has jumped onto the Wheat Belly bandwagon with his comments in a recent article on his website. Some tidbits from his article: The … Continue reading

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Wheat Belly does the world

Have no doubt that the wheat-free arguments set forth in Wheat Belly are reaching a worldwide audience. A passing “fad” comes and goes, since there is no durable or long-lasting benefit. A genuine movement persists, as results become evident, word … Continue reading

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Have a happy wheat-free New Year!

2011 marks the year when many people became acquainted with the astounding health and weight benefits of doing away with wheat. Had this message been followed by story after story of NOTHING happening, then it would have rightfully died on … Continue reading

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A Wheat Belly Primer

Sean Croxton at Underground Wellness put together two excellent summaries of the Wheat Belly arguments. They are especially helpful for anyone just getting underway with their wheat-free experience and trying to understand why wheat is such a destructive component of … Continue reading

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Hidden gems from Amazon reviews

My agent, Rick Broadhead in Toronto, recently applauded the fact that Wheat Belly has received over 100 reviews on Amazon, 113 to be exact. Perusing the reviews, I came across some recent additions that caught my eye with some interesting … Continue reading

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Another outtake: Sitosomania

If psychiatrists were to come up with a word for obsession with wheat, it would be sitosomania. “Sitos” is the transliteration of the Greek word for “wheat.” As kleptomania means being unable to resist the temptation to steal, and flagellomania … Continue reading

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Wheat Belly: The Outtakes

A fair amount of material was edited out of the original Wheat Belly manuscript for a variety of reasons and therefore never saw the light of day. I thought it’d be fun to reprint some of the outtakes here, like … Continue reading

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Wheat Belly cover story and controversy

Wheat Belly made the cover story for Macleans Magazine, with 2.4 million readers in Canada: On the evils of wheat: Dr. William Davis on why it is so addictive, and how shunning it will make you skinny       … Continue reading

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