Nutrition Fingerprint

recommended approach

The food and meal lists in this report have been tailored to help Stephen get more of the nutrients that he is not currently getting a lot of while also helping him to meet his goal of building muscle.

approach average glucose (mg/dL) average glucose (mmol/L) selected
therapeutic ketosis > 140 > 7.8
diabetes management 108 to 140 6.8 to 7.8
weight loss & blood sugar control 100 to 108 5.4 to 6.0
weight loss < 97 < 5.4
most nutrient dense < 97 < 5.4
nutrient dense maintenance < 97 < 5.4
lean bulking < 97 < 5.4
athletic performance < 97 < 5.4

micronutrient profile

The chart below shows the micronutrients provided by Stephen’s diet as a proportion of the daily recommended intake (DRI) for each nutrient (including supplements).

nutrient ratios

The graphs below show the key micronutrient ratios in your diet. The Nutrient Optimiser uses the micronutrient ratios as a safety check to make sure that you’re emphasising foods or meals that might worsen these micronutrient imbalances. For more details about micronutrient ratios check out article.

Omega-6 : Omega-3
6.4
Zinc : Copper
21.6
Potassium : Sodium
1.7
Calcium : Magnesium
2.5
Iron : Copper
14.7
Calcium : Phosphorus
0.5

nutrients to prioritise

Going forward, we want to prioritise the micronutrients that Stephen’s is not getting a lot of. These are highlighted in the table below. We also want to prioritise nutrients that are below 500% DRI for your specific condition: hypertension, low testosterone.

nutrient % DRI prioritize
Vitamin K1 38%
Sodium 39%
Magnesium 45%
Calcium 57%
Thiamin (B1) 60%
Copper 65%
Potassium 69%
Omega-3 74%
Panto Acid (B5) 85%
Vitamin E 90%
Zinc 93%
Iron 95%
Phosphorus 99%
Cystine 246%
Folate 125%
Riboflavin (B2) 117%
Vitamin C 332%
Vitamin D 268%
Vitamin A 100%

optimal foods for you

The foods listed below will provide Stephen with the nutrients that he is currently not getting in large amounts while also aligning with his goal of lean bulking . The foods are ranked in descending order of priority (from the top of the page to the bottom).

Animal based foods

food name nutrient density energy density insulin load
non-fat yogurt -129.8 0.78 96%
chocolate milk (fat free) 0.9 0.67 91%
veal liver 1757.3 1.92 55%
sour cream (fat free) -287.1 0.74 93%
beef liver 1487.5 1.75 60%
pork liver 1233.6 1.65 59%
lamb liver 1842.6 1.68 48%
cream cheese (low fat) 7.8 1.05 76%

Seafood based foods

food name nutrient density energy density insulin load
welk 330.6 2.75 82%
cod 244.2 2.90 71%
fish roe 2818.8 1.43 47%
octopus 485.9 1.64 71%
lobster 888.3 0.89 71%
crab 824.6 0.83 71%
scallop 14.9 1.11 77%
clam 144.6 1.42 73%
molluscs 0.7 0.69 77%

Plant based foods

food name nutrient density energy density insulin load
candied fruit -4.3 3.22 98%
white flour -4.3 3.67 92%
wheat flour -3.9 3.63 91%
black beans 836.2 3.41 73%
egg noodles -489.9 3.84 83%
shallots -9.7 3.48 80%
kidney beans 203.1 3.37 74%
oat bran 1457.5 2.46 65%
lemongrass 191.7 0.99 93%
dried apples -1039.1 3.46 86%
sprouted wheat -345.9 1.98 90%
buckwheat -514.1 3.43 78%
poi -312.5 1.12 97%
egg noodles, enriched -370.8 4.75 64%
garlic -8.7 1.49 89%
Oats -339.7 3.89 70%
rye flour -911.8 3.49 81%
raisins -1193.4 2.96 89%
dried currants -1075.3 2.83 88%
lupin seeds 1018.9 3.71 51%
garbanzo beans -421.8 3.78 69%
bulgur -1077.9 3.42 81%
potato -119.0 0.93 91%
cornmeal -1976.3 3.70 89%
grapefruit juice -174.6 0.46 95%
corn-starch -2821.5 3.81 99%
corn flour, masa -1484.1 3.63 82%
cornmeal, yellow -1457.3 3.62 81%
apple juice -384.8 0.47 97%
cornmeal, white -1462.1 3.62 81%
rye grain -1024.5 3.38 77%
amaranth leaves 514.2 0.21 86%
tangerine juice -368.1 0.50 95%
plantains -552.9 1.22 90%
jerusalem-artichokes 8.2 0.73 87%
oat flour -795.6 4.04 67%
apricot nectar -371.3 0.56 94%
grapes -236.0 0.67 91%
prune juice -404.5 0.71 93%
couscous -595.9 1.12 91%
corn flour, whole yellow -1583.2 3.61 81%
corn flour, whole-grain -1587.8 3.61 81%
wheat, soft white -1114.4 3.40 76%
sweet potato 253.6 0.90 81%
rye flour -168.5 3.25 64%
taro -395.1 1.42 85%
peas -288.0 3.52 63%
canned tangerines -602.8 0.61 94%
canned pineapple -397.7 0.52 92%
guten free pasta -1194.6 1.79 90%
rice flour -2727.5 3.66 92%
yam -379.0 1.16 85%
rice noodles -967.1 1.08 93%
barley, hulled -1171.7 3.54 73%
litchis -185.8 0.66 87%
apricots -40.1 0.48 86%
wild rice -445.6 1.01 86%
quince -87.0 0.57 86%
leeks 61.9 0.61 83%
white rice -3057.0 3.65 95%
millet, cooked -568.7 1.19 85%
prunes -679.6 1.07 87%
ginger -30.0 0.80 81%
corn grain, yellow -1904.2 3.65 79%
grapefruit -67.2 0.33 85%
pasta, gluten-free -748.2 1.38 84%
rice, brown, long-grain -771.8 1.23 86%
pasta, whole-wheat -363.3 1.49 78%
Noodles, egg, enriched, cooked -503.2 1.38 80%
canned peaches -966.2 0.74 92%
seaweed (laver) 197.0 0.35 80%
grapefruit -7.2 0.30 83%
guava nectar -591.7 0.48 89%
gooseberries, canned -418.1 0.73 84%
pinto beans 6.3 0.22 83%
butternut squash 387.1 0.45 75%
buckwheat groats -338.5 0.92 81%
seaweed (wakame) 51.1 0.45 79%
pasta from corn flour -592.8 1.52 78%

macronutrients

The macronutrient split of Stephen’s diet is shown in the chart below.

macro targets

While Stephen’s primary focus should be on nutrient density, the table below shows the macro ranges required to achieve a reasonable level of nutrition. These ranges can be entered in Cronometer as a guide.

macros lower limit upper limit
protein (g) 75 220
fat (g) 25 150
carbs (g) 0 115
energy (calories) 2100

Going forward the Nutrient Optimiser Smart Macros will adjust your macros on a weekly basis to ensure you are moving in the right direction.

daily nutrient score

The chart below shows a comparison of the nutrient density of Stephen’s food log based on the harder to find 50% of the essential nutrients. Stephen’s most nutrient dense day is April 22 2019 while his least nutrient-dense day is July 17 2019.

best and worst days

Stephen’s food diary for the best and worst days are shown below for comparison. Stephen should try to eat more of the foods towards the top and less of the ones towards the bottom of these tables.

Note: If you don't see worst and best days please upload your servings.csv file from Cronometer. Cronometer API doesn't allow individual foods to be imported.

Best Day

food name energy (kcal)
Whipping Cream, Not Whipped 87
Tea, Brewed, Unsweetened 7
Dempster's, 100% Wholegrain Bread, 12 Grain 200
Butter, Salted 153
Mayo Type Salad Dressing 38
Turkey Breast, Skin Removed Before Cooking 156
Fat, turkey 58
Hot Cross Bun 214
Crofter's, Just Fruit Spread, Black Current 15
Chicken curry (canned sauce, onion, peas, potato), homemade 406
Potato, Boiled with Skin 223
Whipping Cream, Not Whipped 87
Tea, Brewed, Unsweetened 7

Worst Day

food name energy (kcal)

diet log analysis

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Net Carbs (g)

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