Scientists Uncover Protein's Weight-Loss Secrets

woman wearing gym clothes holding scaleA study of protein-munching rats shows that a low-carb diet sparks a chain of
biological events that ultimately curbs hunger.

The French researchers explain it this way: Protein, the staple of such
weight-loss regimens, appears to increase glucose production in the small
intestine — the rise of which is monitored by the liver and then registered by