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GP's online low-carb model saw '40% of diabetes patients able to cut medicines'


The patients in this study are clearly motivated, interested and proactive. They will undoubtedly do well, and deserve credit. But low carb diets and weight loss improving diabetic control is hardly news. In the real world, patients either will not or cannot maintain the low carb mantra, and soon re-gain the weight as they slip back into their old ways. This is great for the motivated minority, but the majority still need the drugs.

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24 Aug 2018

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