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  • Veganism: Why Doctors Don't Recommend It

    Veganism: Why Doctors Don't Recommend It

    The following information includes some notes I took from the video "Why doctors don't Recommend Veganism #3" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iuOa3avtdNA&t=335s in which Dr. John McDougall was interviewed. McDougall says he teaches a diet based on starch.

  • What she sees in the mirror

    What she sees in the mirror

    In today's blog, two experts consider one problem with multiple dimensions. Jackie Conn is a weight loss and healthy living expert.

  • A circular tale of changing food preferences

    A circular tale of changing food preferences

    IF YOU think of food simply as sustenance, or as a source of pleasure, a trip to the farmer's market in Pacific Palisades will open your eyes. To the Lycra-clad shoppers in this wealthy district of Los Angeles, eating is an intensely tricky activity.

  • Epilepsy Cure Research 2017: Ketogenic Diet Treats Severe Seizure Disorder

    Epilepsy Cure Research 2017: Ketogenic Diet Treats Severe Seizure Disorder

    A new study from researchers at Johns Hopkins University found that the ketogenic diet, which eliminates most carbs, could be a safe and effective treatment option for adults experiencing a relatively rare and severe form of epilepsy. One of the symptoms is prolonged seizures that require medically induced comas to prevent patients from further damaging the body and the brain.

  • The crew on Mutiny, C4's Bounty documentary, lost almost 4 stone during their voyage

    The crew on Mutiny, C4's Bounty documentary, lost almost 4 stone during their voyage

    Here's a weight-loss scheme more daunting than the Atkins: a four-week dinghy trip across the pacific for Channel 4. As part of the upcoming documentary Mutiny, a crew of nine accomplished a 3,600 voyage in stormy seas, losing up to four stone in the process. Why? To reenact the journey of lieutenant William Bligh, the captain of HMS Bounty who was forced into a jolly boat after his crew rebelled in 1789.