[Preview] Using low carb in a clinic to treat obesity

[Preview] Using low carb in a clinic to treat obesity

March 7, 2020 3 By Bertrand Dibbert


Participants were instructed to reduce
intake of total fat or digestible carbs to 20 grams per day
during the first 8 weeks. It’s kind of like the symmetrical…
we’ll make it even kind of neat. So the symmetry
with the fats and the carbs and then we’ll let the people
add back fat or carbs in increments of 5 to 15 grams per day… per week, until they reach
the lowest level of intake. They believed
it could be maintained indefinitely. How many of you thought in the first day
you could do this forever? Or the first week, first three months? So basically they asked the… And knowing, having done
clinical trials with equipoise meaning, “I don’t really know
what’s better or not.” I’m not going to really say,
“You know, you can do it you can do it.” I’ll say, “Okay, let’s give you back
an apple a day.”