Day: October 2, 2019

Elevated serum insulin is an independent risk factor for hepatocellular carcinoma: a case control study from Nepal

URL: Journal: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention Publication Date: 02/2013 Summary: The effectof an insulin level in increasing HCC risk appeared consistent, influencing incidence, risk of recurrence, overallsurvival, and treatment-related complications in HCC patients.

Effects of energy-restricted high-protein, low-fat compared with standard-protein, low-fat diets: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

URL: Journal: The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition Publication Date: 12/2012 Summary: Compared with an energy-restricted SP diet, an isocalorically prescribed HP diet provides modest benefits for reductions in body weight, FM, and triglycerides and for mitigating reductions in FFM and REE.

Comparative effects of low-carbohydrate high-protein versus low-fat diets on the kidney

URL: Journal: CJASN  Publication Date: 07/2012 Summary: In healthy obese individuals, a low-carbohydrate high-protein weight-loss diet over 2 years was not associated with noticeably harmful effects on GFR, albuminuria, or fluid and electrolyte balance compared with a low-fat diet.