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Atkins Diet for your Orexin Cells?

Supporting Publication:  Activation of Central Orexin/Hypocretin Neurons by Dietary Amino Acids The Atkins diet involves limiting your consumption of carbohydrates.  This forces the body to metabolize stored fat for energy instead of metabolizing the abundance of glucose that is made available from high carb diets.  I recently stumbled upon some research that indicates that the … Continue reading