Your Day in Health: High-Protein Diets

Martha Stewart and Snoop dog

THE DAILY BEAST: Snoop Dogg & Martha Stewart’s Dinner Party Is the Perfect Election Antidote

"People laughing hysterically over the mere fact that this show, Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party, even exists is pretty much the extent of Monday night’s new VH1 series. A so-called battle over whose fried chicken is the best was the ostensible dramatic reasoning for the premiere episode of this delirious cooking show." Read full story.

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MEDICALY NEWS TODAY: How does a high-protein diet aid weight loss? Study sheds light

"Researchers have shed light on the underlying mechanisms of this association, which may open the door to new preventive and treatment strategies for obesity. In a new pilot study, researchers from Imperial College London in the United Kingdom reveal how phenylalanine - an amino acid produced by the digestion of protein - boosts levels of a hormone that tells us when we are full, leading to reduced food intake." Read full story.

ICYMI: 29 Best-Ever Proteins for Weight Loss

REUTERS: San Francisco Passes Soda Tax, Other Cities On Track To Approve

"Voters in San Francisco, California passed a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages on Tuesday, unofficial results showed, as the push by local governments to target soda to stem obesity and diabetes gathered speed." Read full story.

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