Sharemarket news

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Finance, Research, Thoughts Tech bubble about to pop?   Original Post 6/2/18 It’s been a while since we have had a “correction” in the share market (“10% to 20” drop in the value of the sharemarket from peak). Though the Australian share market hasn’t risen as stupidly high as the U.S. share market, it was at […]

Xiaomi Mi 2 Power Bank

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Updated 12/3/18: $21.25 delivered for the Xiaomi Power Bank 2 10,000mah I was able to get my hands on the Xiaomi Power Banks recently and compared the 10,000mah to the 20,000mah power banks and found that the 20,000mah was significantly physically larger than the 10,000mah. So much larger to a point where I felt it was […]

“Whole food plant based diet” vs “Low carb diet high fat diet”… which is better for type 2 diabetics?

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The following is just some thoughts about a video watched with all the information I have consumed so far and my practical experience of trying to follow a ketogenic diet. And again, I’m not a medical professional. I came across this video in my suggested videos tonight from the same guy (Cyrus) that did a […]

Overseas Flights from Adelaide – Japan $480

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1/2/18 Japan $480 – Jetstar Finally, some cheap return flights to Japan on Jetstar. NOTE: you will probably be paying more for luggage. The first comment was a great tip: +18 votes doweyy on 01/02/2018 – 01:18 I had a really pleasant experience when I went to Japan on Jetstar, cheap as and really easy. I’d […]

The Calcium story – Calcium supplements, cows milk, and more

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Update 23/1/18: It was suggested that the information contained in the video is out of date because it was published in March 2013.  So I went digging to what the latest that Harvard research currently recommends and found the following: Published: July, 2015 Updated: August 22, 2017, Here was the conclusion: “What’s the bottom […]

Basal and Resting Metabolic Rate (BMR & RMR)

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Diabetes, Diet, Fat burning, Food, Health, Healthy Habits, Insulin Resistance, Intermittent Fasting, Research, Weight Gain, Weight Loss

I think this would be a good time to introduce the concept of Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR), which is pretty much Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR), which most people know as your Metabolic rate. It is also known/related to your Basal/Resting Metabolic Expenditure per day.  I’ll treat all the definitions interchangably as they are all basically […]