“Particular attention was paid to how much protein they ate. Analysis showed those who ate lots of protein and a small amount of carbohydrates – an Atkins-like pattern – were almost twice as likely to gain more than 10 per cent of their body weight. They were also 59 per cent more likely to die during the study.”

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