TITLE

Hold the Mayo: No Such Thing as Famous Clinic's Diet

PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Apr99, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota has disavowed links with the book `The New Mayo Clinic Diet.' Warning against the book's recommended `cardiac diet'; Effects of adhering to a high-protein, low-carbohydrate diet; Scheme linking the American Heart Association to a similar scheme.
ACCESSION #
1751228

 

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