Turning nutrition on its head – Noakes gets his day

Chris Bateman


Indefatigable, with a conviction to match his harshest critics, Prof. Tim Noakes took to the scientific trenches in Cape Town in February, fusing the firepower of 15 of the world’s top experts on the low-carbohydrate, high-fat diet at a heavily subscribed R3 million, 4-day ‘health convention’.

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Chris Bateman, HMPG, South Africa

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Tim Noakes; Low-carbohydrate, high-fat diet; Obesity; Type 2 diabetes

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South African Medical Journal 2015;105(4):247-248. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.9554

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Date submitted: 2015-03-02
Date published: 2015-03-11

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