macrobiotic diet

Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.macrobiotic diet - a diet consisting chiefly of beans and whole grainsmacrobiotic diet - a diet consisting chiefly of beans and whole grains
vegetarianism - a diet excluding all meat and fish
References in periodicals archive ?
What with her macrobiotic diet and yoga obsession, Gwyneth Paltrow was always going to need a fat suit to play morbidly obese Rosemary in this rom-com.
Bless her organic cotton socks, Gwyneth Paltrow has given up her macrobiotic diet and written a cookbook about real food.
He was an early student of the macrobiotic diet, and through Natural Messages he wrote and published recipes and information for distribution in health food stores in the 1970s and 80s.
The mother of two once swore by the macrobiotic diet to keep herself slim, but admitted the fad was short-lived.
Proponents of the macrobiotic diet say they have found the healthy Holy Grail, but for many the long list of restrictions are a turnoff.
Longoria's not the only star making a dinner date with her fans this spring, and so it seems appropriate to measure her against another rail-thin Hollywood star who recently released a cookbook: Gwyneth Paltrow, who, until now, was known in the food world for her not-EoACA necessarily appetising macrobiotic diet and naming her first-born Apple in tribute to healthy eating, and for being the co-author of a guide to eating in Spain with US chef Mario Batali.
Some journalists are speculating about whether Gwyneth's condition is linked to her alternative lifestyle which includes a strict fitness regime and a macrobiotic diet focusing on vegetables, pulses and fish and limiting dairy produce.
He played Mr Mom to them in a cabin in Montana, raising them on the macrobiotic diet - "I eat really simply, like a little Chinese coolie" - he has followed since the 70s when he used it to help him fight prostate cancer.
The A Team star went to live in his native Montana, without any TV or phone and following a strict macrobiotic diet.
The macrobiotic diet is specifically designed to eliminate the bodily imbalances that lead to disease, and many individuals attest to its benefits.
The 40-year-old actress, who is known for her macrobiotic diet and healthy living, has decided to avoid diet this month, the Telegraph reported.
The five new diets added for 2012 are the Abs Diet, Biggest Loser Diet, Dukan Diet, Flat Belly Diet, and Macrobiotic Diet.