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The cholesterol and calorie hypotheses are both dead — it is time to focus on the real culprit: insulin resistance

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The problem with the diets recommended here is that they are not the best diets from the available science for heart health (Mediterranean) and actually detrimental for heart health (low-carb) Here is a meta-analysis of low-carb diets and heart health: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/247154610_Low-carbohydrate_diets_impair_flow-mediated_dilatation_Evidence_from_a_systematic_review_and_meta-analysis Here is what happens to patients with heart disease put on low-carb diets: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22850317 Here is what happens with all cause mortality on low-carb diets: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23372809 Here is a recent study from UK, showing that obese patients actually eat less sugar but more fat than skinny people, but they consume 14% more fat: http://www.gla.ac.uk/news/archiveofnews/2016/july/headline_474903_en.html

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17 JUL 2017

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