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The Ketogenic Diet : Healthy or Harmful ? A Review In Light Of Its Renewed Popularity

@inproceedings{Pittier2001TheKD,
  title={The Ketogenic Diet : Healthy or Harmful ? A Review In Light Of Its Renewed Popularity},
  author={Ann Pittier and Frank E Corrigan},
  year={2001}
}
www.tcd.ie/tsmj 39 With obesity on the rise in the western world, there is increasingly strong medical and social pressure to lose weight. There is a vast array of diet plans and products that take advantage of this pressure; many of which have little scientific basis for their claims. Most diets fall under the three general categories of “do-it-yourself”, non-clinical, and clinical regimes. Do-it-yourself diets rely on the motivation of the dieter and his or her willingness to investigate… 

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