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Study Shows How a Low Calorie Diet Can Reverse Type 2 Diabetes

New research reveals the mechanisms through which low calorie diets can reverse type 2 diabetes in animals, and if those effects can be transferred over to people, we could have a host of new drug options for treating the chronic condition. Links between

5 Things You Should Know Before You Try the Paleo Diet

If you take a look back at the Paleolithic era—we’re talking 10,000 years ago here—you’ll find that our ancestors had some pretty solid eating habits. The hunter-gatherers of the Stone Age obviously didn’t have sugary cereals, frozen dinners, or processed snacks to

A high fat, low carb diet? The good – and bad side – of the Keto Diet

I had a considerable response to my recent column about how we Americans too often have a knee jerk response to fad diets that promise overnight weight loss and improved health. Invariably, such diets fail miserably and you get fatter and less healthy