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PATTISWIMMER Posts: 4,763
12/28/12 9:49 P

well it has been a long time since I had sugar or processed food.. I do crave oranges and red grapefruit. some days.

TACDGB Posts: 6,132
12/28/12 9:34 P

I now crave carrots. I eat around 10 to 15 lbs. a month.

ANNASB SparkPoints: (43)
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12/28/12 9:12 A

Same here with dark, good chocolate.

PSCHIAVONE2 SparkPoints: (18,903)
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12/28/12 8:55 A

I eat 85% or better dark chocolate too. About three times per week.

SUNSHINE6442 Posts: 1,894
12/28/12 6:32 A

Salt addiction may cause food cravings and obesity,,,so easy on the chips
Craving salt is a sign that your adrenal glands that regulate sleep, hormones and your body's response to stress, need attention!
If you crave sweets, it could be a sign that you consume too much salt.

Satisfy Your Chocolate Craving
Ghirardelli cocoa 86% Dark Chocolate, not as sweet as the 72% one, but it is so intense that 2 small squares are all you want. I buy two large bars at Walgreens or Walmart. Hershey's now makes dark chocolate kisses. You can eat 5 of those for 100 calories.
Dark chocolate also has a low glycemic index, meaning it won't cause huge spikes in blood sugar levels. Chocolate has magnesium and helps prevent type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease..it also has positive effect on your mood. So indulge moderately..chocolate is good for you.

BUBBLEJ1 Posts: 2,978
12/28/12 6:26 A

I crave chocolate a lot now, too. I have always liked chocolate but I will crave a piece of chocolate over other desserts 9 times out of 10 now. I keep mini chocolate bars in the house, and most are 150cal for 2, so as long as I limit myself to just 2 I am fine.

LDANELIS Posts: 3,454
12/28/12 2:39 A

I have noticed that over the course of adopting a healthy lifestyle, my "bad" food cravings have changed. Back at my heaviest, I craved donuts, cakes and icing as my vices. Now I crave chocolate...and more chocolate. I find it odd, because at that point, chocolate was not something that interested me. I absolutely despised chocolate cakes, puddings, or anything else laced with it - now, I cannot get enough!! Chips too - I used to hate them; now I cannot get enough! Has anyone else found that they have had a shift in their "bad" food cravings?

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