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Prevention of Obesity Using Low Carbohydrate Ketogenic Diet

@inproceedings{Dashti2009PreventionOO,
  title={Prevention of Obesity Using Low Carbohydrate Ketogenic Diet},
  author={Hussein M. Dashti and Thazhumpal Chacko Mathew},
  year={2009}
}
This review focuses on the effect of low carbohydrate ketogenic diet on obese subjects presenting with various metabolic syndromes. Here, we provide data from our laboratory and from various other investigators on the therapeutic effectiveness of ketogenic diet on obese subjects. In this review we provide the rationale behind using ketogenic diet as a treatment of obesity and its beneficial role in neurodegenerative / neurological disorders, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, coronary diseases, cancer… 

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