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Today’s obesity epidemic may have been caused by childhood sugar intake decades ago

Science Daily Current obesity rates in adults in the United States could be the result of dietary changes that took place decades ago, according to a new study published by researchers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. “While most public health studies focus on current behaviors and diets, we took a novel approach and looked …
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Short-term study suggests vegan diet can boost gut microbes related to body weight, body composition and blood sugar control

New research presented at this year’s Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) in Barcelona, Spain (16-20 Sept) suggests that a 16-week vegan diet can boost the gut microbes that are related to improvements in body weight, body composition and blood sugar control. The study is by Dr Hana Kahleova, …