New Professor Noakes Review: The Evidence for LCHF

Should doctors prescribe this to patients?

Should doctors prescribe this to patients?

Is there enough evidence for doctors to prescribe a low-carb, high-fat diet to treat people with type 2 diabetes, obesity and related problems? Certainly, if you ask me.

Here’s a new review of the science, co-authored by Professor Tim Noakes. It’s a good one for anyone who wants an overview of the evidence:

BJSM: Evidence That Supports the Prescription of Low-Carbohydrate High-Fat Diets: A Narrative Review

Earlier

New Study: High-Fat Diet Reversed Obesity and Improved Risk Factors

New Review: Dietary Fat Guidelines Have No Evidence Base

Top videos with Professor Tim Noakes

  1. "We are not designed to be chronically ill"
  2. Cereal Killers
  3. Run on Fat – Cereal Killers 2
  4. "I knew nothing"

5 Comments

  1. gbl
    High fat will cause more cardiovascular disease: Cardiologist Chris Labos. 41 mins. Fat and Sugar are equally bad for us. In the debate between fat and sugar, choose vegetables.

    Research not cited properly.

    http://www.cbc.ca/radio/ideas/fat-and-sugar-part-1-1.3635209

  2. Phil Allen
    Error in dietdoctor post - journal is BJSM not BMJ.
    Reply: #3
  3. Bev
    The Diet Doctor Blog News page is showing nothing under Diet Doctor past couple of days
    Reply: #5
  4. Yes, a bug we're trying to fix. Thanks!

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