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More High Protein Diet Dangers — Low Tryptophan, Low Serotonin, Insulin Resistance

Discussions continue on The CR Society’s list about the best diets for glucose control.  Some advocate high protein diets; however, the self-reported results I’ve seen often indicate insulin resistance. But why? One answer may be rooted in tryptophan uptake and the pathway it supports, which stimulates insulin production. If you eat a high protein diet… read more