I won’t be doing it again. By Ben William medical review by Soraya Ziou. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below. Day two did not start off well. There are different variations of the mono diet. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. There are no official or formal rules for how to follow this diet; it’s open to interpretation. Potatoes help lose weight by having low calories. Clearly, the mono diet falls well short of these standards even if you were to eat three different mono meals a day, you would only get three different kinds of food for that day. It is not a substitute for professional advice or help and should not be relied on to make decisions of any kind.
The mono diet has mondo online popularity, thanks in part to buzz from bloggers like Freelee the Banana Girl. This Australian YouTuber is known for touting raw food diets and mono meals — and eating only bananas for days at a time yikes! But is a mono diet even healthy? Could it hurt more than it helps? We talked to nutrition experts to get to the bottom of this diet trend. The other approach to this diet is eating mono meals, or eating one food, macronutrient, or food group at each meal. Sound confusing? N, and a spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Making all of those eating decisions is challenging for people, says Angelone, a San Francisco Bay Area-based nutritionist. Research from Cornell University found that people make more than food decisions every day. It just becomes very automated. But safety aside, a mono diet sounds really boring, she adds.
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They are rich in proteins, fiber, vitamins and minerals. If you eat only one type of food for all meals you are likely to lose weight. Setting up a healthy weight loss program does take time and effort, but it is a worthwhile investment. The basics of this diet are. Heck, last year, Freelee the banana girl released an e-book explaining her diet which consisted of, you guessed it, only bananas. Most mono diets see us greatly reduce total calorie intake and, in turn, total carbohydrate intake follows suit.