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Old May 21st, 2016, 06:19 PM posted to
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Default Researchers decry crap "study" warning of low-carb diet risks

On Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 3:19:33 AM UTC-4, David Harmon wrote:
Advocates of low-carbohydrate diet are voicing concern about a recent
paper that suggested the diet could cause weight gain, contrary to
previous research. One expert has even called for its retraction.

The study, published in Nutrition & Diabetes in February, also found
that the low-carb diet did little to prevent the progression of type 2
diabetes. Researchers have since criticized the study for drawing these
conclusions based on data from a handful of mice, using a poor proxy for
the human version of the diet.

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We have many studies already done with humans, so why would anyone pay
much attention to one done with some mice?