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  • Atkins
  • The Atkins diet, also known as the Atkins nutritional approach, is a commercial weight-loss program devised by Robert Atkins. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2003, Atkins died from a fatal head injury due to a fall on ice, and while he had a history of heart disease, Mrs. Atkins was quoted as stating that the circumstances of his death from an epidural hematoma had nothing to do with his diet or history of viral cardiomyopathy. (wikipedia.org)
  • On July 31, 2005, the Atkins Nutritional company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after the percentage of adults on the diet declined to two percent and sales of Atkins brand products fell steeply in the second half of 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • foods
  • In order to improve the body's ability to absorb the iron from foods, nutritionists recommend cooking food in cast-iron skillets, adding beans and legumes to the diet and taking iron-rich foods with foods high in Vitamin C. (livestrong.com)
  • This was due to the inclusion of recipes with some high cost ingredients such as lobster tails which were put in the book to demonstrate the variety of foods which could be consumed on the diet. (wikipedia.org)
  • habits
  • Model Samantha Xu and ballet dancer Ashley Bouder tell 'New York' about their daily dieting habits. (nymag.com)
  • This is particularly true of "crash" or "fad" diets - short-term weight-loss plans that involve drastic changes to a person's normal eating habits. (wikipedia.org)
  • omega-3 fat
  • Cognition diets for cats contain a greater portion of omega-3 fatty acids, especially docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) as well as eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and usually feature a variety of antioxidants and other supporting nutrients thought to have positive effects on cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1997), when pregnant domestic felines were fed a diet high in omega-3 fatty acids that their offspring showed high levels of DHA in brain and retinal tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • diabetes
  • Effective management of diabetes cannot be achieved without an appropriate diet. (diabetes.co.uk)
  • It described the benefits of a meat diet for those suffering from diabetes , basing this recommendation on Matthew Dobson 's discovery of glycosuria in diabetes mellitus . (wikipedia.org)
  • By means of Dobson's testing procedure (for glucose in the urine) Rollo worked out a diet that had success for what is now called type 2 diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Suggestions that a macrobiotic diet improves cardiovascular disease and diabetes are explained by the diet being, in part, consistent with science-based dietary approaches to disease prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • In particular, diets can be designed to prevent or treat diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this period Hay was criticized in the Journal of the American Medical Society (JAMA) as a food-faddist and separately for advocating that a patient with type 1 diabetes on the Hay diet should stop taking insulin. (wikipedia.org)
  • restriction
  • Eighty-four premenopausal women were randomly divided into 3 groups: a control group without diet restriction (Normal-C), a pair-fed placebo diet group (Positive-C), and a lemon detox diet group (Lemon-D). The intervention period was 11 days total: 7 days with the lemon detox juice or the placebo juice, and then 4 days with transitioning food. (nih.gov)
  • A meta-analysis of 16 trials of 2-12 months' duration found that low-fat diets (without intentional restriction of caloric intake) resulted in average weight loss of 3.2 kg (7.1 lb) over habitual eating. (wikipedia.org)
  • In other words, it is conscious control or restriction of the diet. (wikipedia.org)
  • cognitive decline
  • Cognition claims appear primarily on kitten diets which include elevated levels of nutrients associated with optimal brain development, although there are now diets available for senior cats that include nutrients to help slow the progression of age-related changes and prevent cognitive decline. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risks
  • Many diets are considered by clinicians to pose significant health risks and minimal long-term benefit. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is not clear the diet has any benefit and it carries risks to kidney and cardiovascular health. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Diets can also be used to maintain a stable body weight and improve health. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1 ] During the last 30 years, interest in such plant-based diets has shifted from assessing their adequacy to determining their specific health benefits. (chiro.org)
  • This new study linking brain power and diet involved a test of cognitive health that is used during dementia diagnosis. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The move is no doubt exciting, and some experts believe there is some science to back a move away from a one-size-fits all approach to health and fitness and towards a more personalised way of dieting. (yahoo.com)
  • Dr Glenville says that there are some genes that can be measured that can give you more practical information about how you can make simple changes to your diet and lifestyle that can impact your present and future health. (yahoo.com)
  • The concept of DNA dieting first started making headlines last year after companies cottoned on to the fact that what works for one person health wise, may not work for another. (yahoo.com)
  • Many weight loss diets are considered by some to entail varying degrees of health risk, and some are not widely considered to be effective. (wikipedia.org)
  • Raw foodism Raw food diet for pets SOUL'Y RAW Pet Food and Raw Feeding Guiide "Model of health: as a supermodel, Carol Alt says she was often run-down. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some diets, chews and/or other oral products may also strive to receive approval by the Veterinary Oral Health Council (VOHC) for validation of their product's claims. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many commercial and prescription pet food manufacturers offer dental specific diets aimed to improve the oral health of adult domestic cats. (wikipedia.org)
  • This highlights that felines are predisposed to poor oral health, a trait which is likely due to their origins as a desert species and the typical diet they consume. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diet selection is important for feline dental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cats fed a dry food diet have a greater oral health status, in regards to dental diseases and tartar accumulation, when compared to cats fed a wet food diet. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of 2013, there were "no cross-sectional or longitudinal studies examining the potential health merit of adopting a Zone Diet per se, [and] closely related peer-reviewed findings from scientific research cast strong doubt over the purported benefits of this diet. (wikipedia.org)
  • supplement
  • There is no need to supplement your diet with red palm oil. (berkeleywellness.com)
  • For example, if your customers know their blood type they can choose a multivitamin and an herbal combination to supplement their diets. (chiro.org)
  • disadvantages
  • We've compiled some of the more prominent of these diets, looking at both the benefits and disadvantages of each diet. (diabetes.co.uk)
  • As beneficial as the elemental diet is in patients, there are a few disadvantages. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Pritikin Diet has been categorized as a fad diet with possible disadvantages including a boring food choice, flatulence, and the risk of feeling too hungry. (wikipedia.org)
  • exercise
  • A restricted diet is often used by those who are overweight or obese , sometimes in combination with physical exercise , to reduce body weight. (wikipedia.org)
  • The grapefruit diet also does not require exercise. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Pritikin diet is a low-fat, high-fibre diet which forms part of the "Pritikin Program for Diet and Exercise", a lifestyle regimen originally created by Nathan Pritikin. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • The elemental diet provides a high nitrogen source for patients from amino acids and acts as a medical bypass. (wikipedia.org)
  • These advocates propose that diets high in acid-producing elements will generally lead the body to become acidic, which can foster disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • The diet is based around low-fat, high-fibre food and limiting red meat, alcohol and processed food. (wikipedia.org)
  • advocates
  • Advocates for alternative uses of an alkaline diet propose that since the normal pH of the blood is slightly alkaline, the goal of diet should be to mirror this by eating a diet that is alkaline producing as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • Weight
  • Military Diet Plan: Is the 3-Day Military Diet Best for Weight Loss? (draxe.com)
  • Knowing that, is the military diet a weight loss plan that is effective and worth a try, or just another quick-fix diet fad? (draxe.com)
  • How much weight loss might the military diet lead to? (draxe.com)
  • However, there isn't much evidence that this speed of weight loss will occur for every person, and even if it does, there are definitely still some drawbacks of the military diet to be aware of. (draxe.com)
  • There haven't been any published studies showing that the military diet is effective, safe or beneficial in any way long-term, so trying another weight loss approach seems like a wise idea. (draxe.com)
  • Other studies have found that the average individual maintains some weight loss after dieting. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Scarsdale diet is a fad diet designed for weight loss created in the 1970s by Herman Tarnower, named for the town in New York where he practiced cardiology, described in the book The Complete Scarsdale Medical Diet plus Dr. Tarnower's Lifetime Keep-Slim Program, which Tarnower wrote with an author of self-help books, Sam Sinclair Baker. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pierre Dukan said the paleo diet was a copy of his weight loss strategy. (wikipedia.org)
  • While it has been proposed that this diet can help increase energy, lose weight, and treat cancer and heart disease, there is no evidence to support any of these claims. (wikipedia.org)
  • The food-combining diet has been the subject of one peer-reviewed randomized clinical trial, which found no benefit from the diet in terms of weight loss. (wikipedia.org)
  • followers
  • A common diet among followers of several religions, including Hinduism, Sikhism and Jainism, based on the principle of Ahimsa (non-harming). (wikipedia.org)
  • It has been estimated by Aajonus Vonderplanitz that there are 20,000 followers of his raw-meat-heavy Primal Diet in North America, alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is a more complex scheme of "Zone blocks" and "mini-blocks" that followers of the diet can use to determine the ratios of macronutrients consumed. (wikipedia.org)
  • alkaline
  • Alkaline diet (also known as the alkaline ash diet, alkaline acid diet, acid ash diet, and acid alkaline diet) describes a group of loosely related diets based on the misconception that different types of food can have an effect on the pH balance of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • The idea that these diets can materially affect blood pH for the purpose of treating a range of diseases is not supported by scientific research and makes incorrect assumptions about how alkaline diets function that are contrary to human physiology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diets avoiding meat, poultry, cheese, and grains can be used in order to make the urine more alkaline (higher pH). (wikipedia.org)
  • Alternative medicine practitioners who have promoted the alkaline diet have advocated its use in the treatment of various medical conditions including cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of the body's natural regulatory mechanisms, which do not require a special diet to work, eating an alkaline diet just can, at most, change the blood pH minimally and transiently. (wikipedia.org)
  • A similar proposal by those advocating this diet suggests that cancer grows in an acidic environment, and that a proper alkaline diet can change the environment of the body to treat cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other proposed benefits from eating an alkaline diet are likewise not supported by scientific evidence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Others who have promulgated alkaline-acid diets include Edgar Cayce, D. C. Jarvis, and Robert O. Young. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1970s
  • In 2013, Dukan, then aged 72, was banned from practising as a GP in France for eight days for breaching medical ethics by prescribing a diet pill to one of his patients in the 1970s that was later pulled from the market. (wikipedia.org)
  • urine
  • However, difficulties in effectively predicting the effects of this diet have led to medications, rather than diet modification, as the preferred method of changing urine pH. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • The elemental diet is commonly introduced over a period of three days to patients, successively increasing in strength on each day to reduce the likelihood of diarrhea and abdominal colic. (wikipedia.org)
  • milk
  • however, certain exceptions in some patients are made for tea and coffee (without milk) and given Vivonex [clarification needed] as the elemental diet. (wikipedia.org)