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17 March 2011

Are high-protein diets bad for your colon?

The high-protein, low-carbohydrate diets many people turn to for weight loss might have potentially harmful long-term effects on the colon, a small study hints.

The high-protein, low-carbohydrate diets many people turn to for weight loss might have potentially harmful long-term effects on the colon, a small study hints.

But the findings raise that possibility, the researchers report in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

 
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