Tag Archives: postprandial glucose

CR Way Recipe for Glucose Control: Black Nile Barley

barley with lemon

Have you ever tried Black Nile Barley? We purchased this delicious, ancient grain recently from Lentz Spelt Farms. Glucose control is important to LivingTheCRWay members, so we decided to test the glucose effects of a  new Black Nile Barley recipe.  You can read more about it by becoming a Healthy Start member and logging into the… read more

Post Meal Glucose, Cognition, and Longevity

Both UP and DOWn Arrows

This morning I (Paul) decided to test the postprandial (post-meal) glucose effects of 125g of watermelon, while simultaneously testing its effects on cognition. I tested the latter by playing speed chess with a strong computer program, which – believe me – allows little room for error. My fasting glucose was 67 mg/dl – right on… read more