Is There Something Special about Low-Carbohydrate Diets?

  title={Is There Something Special about Low-Carbohydrate Diets?},
  author={George A Bray},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  • G. Bray
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
Obesity is increasing rapidly and has been called an epidemic by the World Health Organization and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (1, 2). Controlling this epidemic will require an integrated strategy, including education, regulation by appropriate state and federal agencies, and modifications in food supply (3, 4). Regardless of the effectiveness of preventive strategies, some individuals will develop an unhealthy weight, reflected in a high body mass index (BMI), and will need… Expand
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