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What Type Of Eater Are You?

credit: Sarah Brett, RD

Twenty-seven years old. Finishing medical school to enter a surgical residency at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Peter Attia (just Peter at the time) was on top of the world!

Until the back pain started. What began as one day calling in sick turned into two, then a week, and before long he needed assistance just to get up and go to the doctor.

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The Scoop on Low-Carb Eating

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There are many proponents of low-carb dieting, much research in support of it, and a slew of people with real results (just do a Google image search). Still, there remains skeptics. And for understandable reasons. Two legitimate questions are often posed against the efficiency of low-carb dieting in weight loss:

Dr. Peter Attia, who runs a popular blog on health and nutrition, decided to tackle these two questions in separate, detailed articles. They are both worth a read, and offer interesting perspectives and possible answers to these issues.

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The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice of any kind. Any information in these posts should not be acted upon without consideration of primary source material and professional input from one's own healthcare professionals.