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Oct 7, 2019

This episode is to supplement my interview with Dr David Unwin and is just with me reviewing and discussing some areas in more detail that David and I ran out of time to cover, including:

  • Pathophysiology of DMT2 and different dietary considerations
  • Environmental and farming practices
  • Ending the Diet Wars

Some further reading for those that want it:

Environmental considerations:

Allan Savory TED talk

Joel Salatin TED talk (there are multiple)

2019 Nutrition Therapy for Adults With Diabetes or Prediabetes: A Consensus Report from the American Diabetes Association

Diabetes Australia position statement on low carb approaches

Metabolic ward studies/randomised controlled feeding studies on various dietary composition:

Other paper on dietary composition:

Five Stages of Evolving Beta-Cell Dysfunction During Progression to Diabetes

Combination of saturated fats with high GI carbs causing further disease that saturated fats alone in "Saturated fat, carbohydrates and cardiovascular disease", 2011

Insulinogenic response of foods

Personalized Nutrition by Prediction of Glycemic Responses

Dietary carbohydrate intake and mortality: a prospective cohort study and meta-analysis (observational)

High/low animal protein diets and CVD:

Dr Ornish Lifestyle Heart Disease Reversal study

Other potentials for low carb approaches:

The Therapeutic Potential of Ketogenic Diet Throughout Life: Focus on Metabolic, Neurodevelopmental and Neurodegenerative Disorders, 2019, Professor Sarnyai et al


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