Tag: red meat

When it comes to cholesterol, is chicken as bad as red meat?

 Those who eschew steak in favor of chicken because they think it’s healthier may be able to put lean beef back on the menu. That’s because new research, published Tuesday in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, is raising questions about poultry and cholesterol. The small study found that consuming

Limit your intake of red meat to prevent Type 2 diabetes

Research has found another reason for you to limit your consumption of red and processed meat — it may increase your risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and Type 2 diabetes. The study, which was published in the Journal of Hepatology, found a link between a high intake of red and processed meat and

The link between red meat consumption and insulin resistance

Researchers from the University of Haifa and Tel Aviv University in Israel found a link between high consumption of red and processed meat and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and insulin resistance. Earlier research has found that high red and processed meat consumption is associated with Type 2 diabetes. Moreover, meat cooked at high