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Keto Diets Might Raise Type 2 Diabetes Risk, At Least In Mice

Keto Diets Might Raise Type 2 Diabetes Risk, At Least In Mice

Ketogenic diets (keto for short) have become the fad health trend of the moment, with adherents claiming that they can help you lose and keep off weight faster than anything else, as well as provide a bevy of health benefits. But a new mouse study out of Switzerland suggests that…

A Common Sweetener May Be Worsening The Spread Of These Deadly Bacteria

A Common Sweetener May Be Worsening The Spread Of These Deadly Bacteria

Stool transplants are exactly what they sound like: moving poop from a healthy person into a sick person, perhaps via a pill or an enema. I bring this up because most people cringe at the idea – but they’re a treatment proven effective for some antibiotic-resistant infections caused by the…

Man Loses 17kg By Eating Exclusively At McDonald’s For 90 Days

Man Loses 17kg By Eating Exclusively At McDonald’s For 90 Days

A man lost 17kg, and his cholesterol level dropped from 249 to 170, by eating exclusively at McDonald’s for 90 days. He ate everything: from Big Macs to salads to sundaes to shakes to quarter pounders. It’s the antithesis of Supersize Me, the pseudo-documentary of a man who did the…