The DASH Diet Health Plan Cookbook: Easy and Delicious Recipes to Promote Weight Loss, Lower Blood Pressure and Help Prevent Diabetes - John Chatham

The DASH Diet Health Plan Cookbook: Easy and Delicious Recipes to Promote Weight Loss, Lower Blood Pressure and Help Prevent Diabetes

By John Chatham

  • Release Date: 2013-02-11
  • Genre: Special Diet
4.5 Score: 4.5 (From 82 Ratings)
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Description

The DASH diet has been named by U.S. News & World Report year after year as its #1 choice in Best Diets Overall, Best Diets for Healthy Eating, and Best Diabetes Diets.

THE DASH DIET COOKBOOK author, best-selling health and nutrition writer John Chatham, provides a straightforward approach to losing weight, reducing hypertension, and reducing your risk for heart disease with the DASH diet. With more than 75 delicious recipes, The DASH Diet Cookbook makes it easy to put the DASH diet into action.

Get started right away with:

• More than 75 easy, delicious DASH diet recipes
• A detailed index of DASH diet foods, and which foods to avoid
• A Body Mass Index Assessment Form for customizing your daily caloric requirements
• DASH diet breakfast recipes to start the day off right, including Eggs Benedict and French Toast • Tasty DASH dinners like Baked Ziti, Chicken Marsala, and Beef Stew
• DASH diet recipes for every meal, including lunches, snacks, and desserts

Reviews

  • Eating Healthy and losing weight too

    5
    By Swtmarsh
    The best of all worlds is included in this Dash diet health plan. This is a cookbook, menu planner and workout all in one book. The science behind the health benefits are clearly explained and really make sense. For people who already have health issues such as hypertension, diabetes, and high cholesterol should find this a good resource with great recipes to try. This is a great book to add to your recipe library, but better yet a great health plan that sounds doable for everyone.
  • Amazing Book!

    5
    By wesk429
    The Dash Diet Cookbook is a phenomenon among cookbooks. With the help of hundreds of studies over the span of over a decade, John Chatham has put together a proven step-by-step cookbook which lowers intake of saturated fats and cholesterol and lowers blood pressure. This easy to read and even easier to follow cookbook has a day-day schedule that anyone can follow and its obvious why its been recommended by The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, and American Heart Association among others.
  • Here's a diet you can really stick with

    5
    By AVFocht
    I admit it―I read every diet book that comes down the pike, and here’s one I can really endorse. The DASH Diet was developed by the National Institutes of Health, Johns Hopkins and Duke University among others, so it’s no fad. And after you go through all the math―figuring out your BMI and basal metabolic rate―the rest is surprisingly simple. There’s no deprivation and the recipes are a snap (no fancy ingredients I never heard of, thank you very much!). Bottom line, I can actually stick with it.
  • Tasty, Healthy & Delicious!!!

    5
    By Ms. MaiSays
    The meals in this DASH Diet cookbook are beyond delicious! I love that I'm learning to season my food without over-salting, or even using any salt at times! The detailed prep instructions are wonderful without being overly wordy and help greatly with the transition to the diet. I have my own workout plan for now, but I like that it includes one if I want to switch it up. If you're more than twenty twice, that's the age group that heart disease, diabetes and high blood start to manifest, so do yourself a favor and get this cookbook!
  • Great recipes!

    4
    By AnneGrace22
    The Dash Diet Cookbook is an extremely realistic resource for anyone interested in a basic diet. By providing strategies for BMI calculation and calorie intake monitoring, this recipe books gives more than just amazing recipes. Not only are readers and dieters provided with recipes by genre, such as breakfasts, dinners, soups, etc, but they are also given background information on basic dieting techniques. This book gives individuals many resources to start a successful diet.
  • Love this book!

    5
    By madstaff23
    The Dash Diet Cookbook is amazing because it is not only filled with delicious, healthy recipes but it is also an information hotspot for the Dash Diet. There are several chapters in the beginning of the book committed to explaining the science behind the Dash Diet, the health benefits, planning and transitioning into the diet itself, shopping guides, menu plans, and even calorie requirements! There are so many great recipes for so many different occasions, its hard not to love this book!
  • You Won’t Miss the Fat and Salt

    5
    By HlthNutz
    The tastiest foods are often the unhealthiest, but this book proves that doesn’t always have to be true. Designed to lower blood pressure by decreasing sodium intake, the recipes are just as delicious and satisfying as the high fat and stroke inducing versions. Ingredients loaded with a lot of unnecessary fat and salt are replaced with healthier ones without sacrificing any of the flavors. Unhealthy diets are to blame for many common health problems such as heart disease and diabetes, and following the advice and recipes in this book is a simple and easy way of helping prevent such conditions.
  • Tasty Recipes - Good Read

    4
    By MarcusJonFisher
    “The Dash Diet Health Plan Cookbook” is a great stocking stuffer for any  health conscious gourmand. The precise recipes for meals such as “Dijon Pork chops” and “Italian Beef Stew” are easy to follow and are actually good for you. The writer gives a brief history lesson about the diets initial implementation before diving into recommended exercise and meal plans as well as the savory recipes.
  • One of the best cookbooks I've read!

    5
    By dghaddon
    With so many different diet books out there, it’s nice to find one recommended by the USDA and that offers so many choices for healthy eating. Not only are you given a structured meal plan the book also gives you tips on working out to best achieve your goals.
  • The Dash Diet Cookbook

    5
    By All around great health!!
    The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) is an in depth life style change to lower high blood pressure, therein preventing stroke and heart disease. This dietary plan also stops the advances of Type 2 Diabetes and can improve digestive and colon health, as well. Mr. John Chatham has done a remarkable job, creating, not another fad diet, but a way to change how we live and eat to transform our overall health and well being.

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