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    Interesting study of high carb diets...






    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/q...st_uids=773953

    Although 80% carbs is over the roof . What do they mean by "study was terminated after a 72 hour fast". They couldn't eat for 3 days ?

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    They couldn't eat for 3 days ?
    scary hunh!
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    Quote Originally Posted by slick4788
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/q...st_uids=773953

    Although 80% carbs is over the roof . What do they mean by "study was terminated after a 72 hour fast". They couldn't eat for 3 days ?
    I believe it means after a couple of days on the diet they went into a 72 hour fast to find if GH was affected in men, etc.
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    "On the third day of a 72 hour fast, growth hormone values in serum increased 287% in men"
    Hell I'm going on a 3 day fast....

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    Quote Originally Posted by slick4788
    "On the third day of a 72 hour fast, growth hormone values in serum increased 287% in men"
    Hell I'm going on a 3 day fast....
    No kidding man!
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    Fasting for me is about 4 hours w/o food
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    I can easily lie on the couch and starve, if needed. But i dont want to risk loosing any hard earned lbm.

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