Sweden First to Recomment Low-Carb Diet Regimen

Sweden has become the first Western nation to recommend a lower-carbohydrate, higher-fat diet as part of an effort to reduce the prevalence of obesity and diabetes.

Sweden has become the first Western nation to recommend a lower-carbohydrate, higher-fat "Atkins"-style diet as part of an effort to reduce the prevalence of obesity and diabetes and to improve markers of heart health, reports Yahoo News. The move stems from a literature review of 16,000 studies on diet and obesity published by Swedish government advisors at the Council

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