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A board to discuss various diet-centered approaches to treating or controlling Multiple Sclerosis, e.g., the Swank Diet

Pilot study finds fatigue and mood in MS improved....

Pilot study finds fatigue and mood in MS improved by low-fat, plant-based diet

Though approved therapies for multiple sclerosis (MS) exist, the condition remains incurable leading to greater interest for promoting healthier lifestyles that could ease or slow disease impacts such as hyperlipidemia, hypertension, diabetes, and heart disease...Read more -
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McDougall Diet

Has anyone ever heard of the McDougall Diet? It is kind of like the Swank Diet, but a little different.

This particular diet excludes:
- meat
- dairy
- eggs
- white/refined flour, rice, sugar
- coconut
- processed foods
- coffee
- vegetable oils
- a few other things

It focuses on a low-fat, whole-foods, plant-based diet; including:
- fruits
- vegetables
- grains
- legumes
- nuts/seeds

You can read more about it ...
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Effect of food groups intake on serum elements

Effect of changes in food groups intake on magnesium, zinc, copper, and selenium serum levels during 2 years of dietary intervention ... 4FtqPkrLq4

selected abstract excerpts:

Two hundred thirty-one participants, a subgroup of the Dietary Intervention Randomized Control Trial (DIRECT) study (age = 52 years; body mass index = 32.8 kg/m2; 85% males) randomized to low-fat, Mediterranean, or low-carbohydrate diets in a 2-year dietary intervention trial were followed ...
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It Takes Guts

David Zuzuki on The Nature of Things discusses the importance of a healthy gut microbiome.

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In Defense of Food

Here's an interesting documentary film that recently aired on PBS, In Defense of Food by
Michael Pollan.
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Nutrition labeling law changes

Updated nutrition labeling will soon list grams of added sugars as well as total sugar. It will also finally include a % daily value for sugar, something that the processed food industry has long fought against. ... 502182.htm
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Fructose alters hundreds of brain genes

Fructose alters hundreds of brain genes, which can lead to a wide range of diseases
UCLA scientists report that diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids can reverse the damage ... f-diseases

A range of diseases — from diabetes to cardiovascular disease, and from Alzheimer’s disease to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder — are linked to changes to genes in the brain. A new study by UCLA life scientists has ...
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