New research could debunk banting diet
. South African Health News Service, 10 July 2014.
) agree on one thing--that asking an esteemed panel of Prof.
This pioneering six-part Channel 4 series examines which plan works best; is it the Banting diet
, first published in 1863, the "chew-chew" diet of the early 1900s or the first calorie counting Lulu diet, one of the best selling non-fiction publications of the 1920s?
He lost 50 pounds in a year on what appears to be a version of the Atkins diet, so perhaps it should be called the Banting Diet
. I tried Atkins once, until just looking at a piece of meat made me feel sick.
One convert, Brian Berkman, a type 2 diabetic, said he was on the verge of undergoing bariatric surgery when he decided to try the Banting diet
as a last resort--with spectacular and unexpected success.