Have YOU tried the Atkins diet? High-protein diet may help you lose weight but it 'DOESN'T protect against diabetes'
High protein diets like Atkins may help with weight loss – but won’t protect against diabetes, according to research.
Diabetes is one of the biggest health problems associated with obesity – and losing weight should reduce the chances of getting the disease.
But a study of obese women who lost weight from a high protein diet found that they did not improve their chances of getting the type 2 form of the disease.
In overweight and obese people, the body becomes less sensitive to insulin, the hormone which removes excess sugar from the blood.
Too much sugar in the blood stream can damage... read more
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