Sunday House Call, #643,  February 25, 2018: You say low-fat, they say low-carb, but in the end your body does not care. It’s all about the calories.

Sunday House Call, #643,  February 25, 2018: You say low-fat, they say low-carb, but in the end your body does not care. It’s all about the calories.

Topics today include:

Low-fat vs low-carb diets: Results are the same. It all boils down to calorie deficit.

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