Latest Medical research related to low-carbohydrate diets Stories

2012-01-09 06:29:26

As the world enters into the year 2012 many people are bringing additional body weight into the New Year; and with it a New Year’s resolution almost as old as the world itself – to lose weight.

2012-01-03 22:16:57

In a study conducted among 25 healthy individuals living in a controlled setting who were randomized to overconsumption of different levels of protein diets, those consuming the low-protein diet had less weight gain compared to those consuming normal and high protein diets, and calories alone, and not protein appeared to contribute to an increase in body fat.

2011-12-28 06:30:14

Increased starch intake may be associated with greater risk for breast cancer recurrence, according to this study.

2011-12-21 19:08:52

Lean beef can contribute to a heart-healthy diet in the same way lean white meats can, according to nutritional scientists.

2011-12-15 14:05:25

A new study published in the January 2012 edition of American Journal of Clinical Nutrition shows that beef can play a role in a cholesterol-lowering diet, despite commonly held beliefs.

2011-12-10 06:48:52

Just when you thought the Atkins diet was a thing of the past, a periodic, low-carbohydrate diet was found superior to a standard, daily calorie-restricted diet for reducing weight and lowering blood levels of insulin, a cancer-promoting hormone.

2011-12-09 12:14:01

Researchers have linked increased starch intake to a greater risk for breast cancer recurrence.

Low-Carbohydrate Diets Have Best Results And Are Easiest To Maintain
2011-12-09 09:02:48

Low or no-carb diets are popular but many dieters find the constant starving feeling untenable and soon find themselves off the wagon and back to their previous habits.

2011-07-11 20:39:06

A new study demonstrates that higher-protein meals improve perceived appetite and satiety in overweight and obese men during weight loss.

Word of the Day
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.