Tag Archives: Diets

What are the main components of all diets

The human body has a remarkable ability to adapt to different dietary circumstances. This is because there are biochemical mechanisms in place to ensure that flux through particular metabolic pathways is the most appropriate for the circumstances at the time. Thus, following a meal there is likely to be a drive towards the storage of… Read More »

Grain free diets are not neededf

Others may be intolerant to gluten or other compounds in grains despite not having celiac disease or a wheat allergy. But there are some really bright minds that are working on getting an answer. DCM is a congenital condition in some breeds. Farmers in North America are trying to grow quinoa, restaurants are serving lentils… Read More »

Why do popular fat diets fail?

Why is it so hard to lose weight and keep it off? For a moment, several years ago, it looked like we had an answer. A handful ended up even heavier than when they first appeared on the television program. This weight rebound came as no surprise. Meanwhile, follow-up care that is meant to stave… Read More »