Tag Archives: Good

Dietary fat is good? Dietary fat is bad? Coming to consensus

Which is better, a low-fat/high-carbohydrate diet or a high-fat/low-carbohydrate diet — or is it the type of fat that matters? In a new paper featured on the cover of Science magazine’s special issue on nutrition, researchers from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston Children’s Hospital, and colleagues with diverse expertise and perspectives on the issues… Read More »

Microbes The Good The Bad And The Ugly

Just a reminder about bacteria, fungi and other organisms in our body. We are full of them. It is estimated that in our digestive system we have about four pounds of these organisms. Remember they are microscopic organisms. It is difficult to even conceive of four pounds of them. They live off of us but… Read More »