Interesting New Study: Avoid Low-Carb Diets

Just thought this was interesting, for discussion. The conclusion is that people on a low-carb diet for any significant period of time are more likely to die prematurely. Don't know whether other factors were considered:


  • One thing that it did not say is whether the following were considered: Those on a long-term low carb diet are likely to be more overweight than those who are not. The article does not say whether the results of this type of eating were compared with the results of eating other limited intake diets, such as low calorie, or low fat. Also, it does not say whether yo-yo dieting was taken into account.

  • Yeah, they didn't have a control group.

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