Plant Proteins and Unhealthy Lifestyle

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Do Plant Proteins Protect You Against an Unhealthy Lifestyle?
The recent study published in Journal of the American Medical Association (click here) brought headlines such as, “High animal protein intake associated with higher, plant protein with lower mortality rate” or “Plant protein may help offset unhealthy habits” or “Increased plant protein in diet reduces risk of death, study says.The headlines, as well as the interpretation of the report are false.
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Weight Loss Surgery To Treat Diabetes

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The most effective treatment of Type 2 Diabetes is surgery for weight loss. Currently 26 million Americans have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and many are overweight.  While the mainstay treatment has always been to decrease weight, there has never been a diet or consensus about how to do it.  The “diabetic diet” that many are placed upon is rather ineffective by itself.
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Diabetes Rising, Insulin Prices Increasing

The Most Effective Treatment for Diabetes is Weight Loss Surgery

Diabetes and pre-diabetes affect half the US population. The World Health Organization reports that over the last 25 years the number of people suffering from diabetes has risen to 422,000,000.  Combine that with the cost of insulin that has tripled in the last ten years.

Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness, erectile dysfunction, kidney failure, amputations, and heart disease.
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