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Does vegan diet help asthma

A vegetarian diet has been advocated by everyone from philosophers such as Plato and Nietzsche, to political leaders such as Benjamin Franklin and Gandhi, to modern pop icons such as Paul McCartney and Bob Marley. The authors of this study reported significant improvements in vital capacity — a measure of the maximum volume of air… Read More »

Does diet play into bypass failure

A surgical complication, rather than eating habits, can cause patients to regain lost weight after gastric bypass surgery, reports Barham K. Abu Dayyeh et al. The authors correlated increased diameter of the gastrojejunal stoma with long-term weight gain after this common weight-loss surgery. However, regaining lost weight after this surgery can cause significant complications. To… Read More »