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Serum Small Dense Low-density Lipoprotein Concentrations are Elevated in Patients with Significant Coronary Artery Stenosis and are Related to Features of the Metabolic Syndrome - Springer

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Nice paper showing correlation between elevated levels of small dense LDL particles and coronary artery disease.

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The 100 Most Influential People in Health and Fitness 2012 | Greatist

The 100 Most Influential People in Health and Fitness 2012 | Greatist | Low-carbohydrate nutrition | Scoop.it
From healthy cooking to productivity, these 100 figures have some serious say in how people approach fitness, health, and happiness. Check it out — we bet at least one has influenced you!
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At least I'm hanging in there at # 93.

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Anybody know a Neolithic dentist? | Wheat Belly Blog

Anybody know a Neolithic dentist? | Wheat Belly Blog | Low-carbohydrate nutrition | Scoop.it
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Nice summary of how the advent of agriculture and dependence on grains affected dental health of early man.

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Low carbohydrate diet may reverse kidney failure in people with diabetes

Researchers have for the first time determined that the ketogenic diet, a specialized high-fat, low carbohydrate diet, may reverse impaired kidney function in people with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
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Low-carbohydrate diets have been fingered as causing kidney damage.  Looks like the evidence shows such diets actually improve impaired kidney function.

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A heavy burden

A heavy burden | Low-carbohydrate nutrition | Scoop.it
IN THE DAYS when most people did not have enough to eat, being plump marked you out as wealthy enough to guzzle your fill. But wealthy probably did not mean healthy...
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Groundbreaking Study Reveals New Mechanism Behind Fish Oil's Health Benefits - Life Extension

Groundbreaking Study Reveals New Mechanism Behind Fish Oil's Health Benefits - Life Extension | Low-carbohydrate nutrition | Scoop.it
A new discovery reveals how omega-3 fatty acids protect against the causes and effects of chronic inflammation. The ramifications of this finding are sharp reductions in aging-related diseases in those who ingest sufficient amounts of omega-3s.
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Nice article describing the mechanism of how omega-3 fats work to reduce inflammation.

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Video: More on High Fat, Low Carb Diets to Fight Cancer: The Science - Low Carb Diet News

Video: More on High Fat, Low Carb Diets to Fight Cancer: The Science - Low Carb Diet News | Low-carbohydrate nutrition | Scoop.it
Yesterday's amazing video on beating cancer with a high fat, low carb ketogenic diet generated a lot of interest and the excellent blog Ketopia has additio (Video: More on High Fat, Low Carb Diets to Fight Cancer: The Science -
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