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a diet of foods high in starch that increases carbohydrate reserves in muscles

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It cannot, however, strongly state that findings conclusively show that a high-fat diet is safer and healthier, or that it's the high-carbohydrate diet that directly causes increased deaths, strokes and heart attacks.
The Diabetes Excess Weight Loss (DEWL) trial: A randomised controlled trial of high-protein versus high-carbohydrate diets over 2 years in type 2 diabetes.
At each temperature, crude lipid in whole body of the fish fed the control diet was lower than that fed the high-carbohydrate diet (p < 0.
Previous research has suggested that a high-carbohydrate diet may increase the risk of pancreatic cancer, but the findings are inconclusive.
Previous research has indicated that there is some evidence that during weight loss, consumption of a high-protein diet may potentiate the impact of resistance exercise, compared with a high-carbohydrate diet, Mr.
In addition, previous research has indicated that there is some evidence that during weight loss, consumption of a high-protein diet might potentiate the impact of resistance exercise, compared with a high-carbohydrate diet, Mr.
Comparison of a high-carbohydrate diet with a high-monounsaturated-fat diet in patients with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
9) comparing an ad libitum high-protein diet with a high-carbohydrate diet, found that enhanced satiety was the most important factor in the weight loss.
Moreover, she says, some experts believe that the high insulin production that comes with a high-sugar, high-carbohydrate diet increases the risk of developing insulin resistance syndrome, which can lead to an increased risk of cardiovascular disease.
Juliet, who was the team's chef and one of the drivers, had been hoping to feed Jake a high-carbohydrate diet of pasta, rice and porridge during the expedition ( but he had other ideas.
You also say a high-carbohydrate diet is good for you.
Its publication came at a time when the medical establishment was encouraging a low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet.
For three days before the flight this summer they will follow a high-carbohydrate diet, including white bread, white rice and pasta.
According to recent analyses of dietary studies,1 blind faith in the validity of the "food guide pyramid" (Figure 1), which promotes a low- fat, high-carbohydrate diet, has contributed to a sharp rise in obesity and Type 2 diabetes, as well as a precipitous jump in the number of overweight children.
The American Heart Association have said a "low- to- moderate-fat-balanced diet - containing low GI carbohydrates - is potentially the best way forward, rather than the extremes of Atkins, or a very low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet.