LCHF compares favorably to low calorie for improvement in cardiovascular1,2,3,4 and renal health markers.5 While Diabetes Canada emphasizes calorie restriction and increased physical activity6, Feinman et al. argue LCHF treats the root cause of insulin resistance and should be first line.7,8
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1. Is a low carb dietary pattern safe in the setting of chronic renal failure?
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