Debate Revived: Low-Carb Or Low-Fat Diet?

Read Gary Taubes' New York Times piece "What Really Makes Us Fat."

Is a calorie just a calorie? Science writer Gary Taubes says no. In a study published last week in the Journal of the American Medical Association, diet researchers reported that patients on a low-carb diet kept weight off longer than those on a low-fat diet, re-introducing a long-standing debate.

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