Researchers in Boston and Louisiana reported on a two year study of overweight patients in the New England Journal of Medicine that trying to maintain weight loss by manipulating fat, carbohydrate and protein intake with various prescribed diets was not beneficial. Patients who ate foods of their choice and simply focused on calorie management were much more successful at weight maintenance. Epidemiologist Catherine Loria says that dieting is “much simpler” than we believed because “all you have to do is count your calories.” Calorie management eating foods according to patient choice has been the basis of Dr. Blackshear’s Prescription Weight Loss Clinic® Weight Management Program.

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