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Gastrointestinal, including Diets sites:

Once upon a time there was a Doonesbury cartoon that noted the 2 biggest current fads in America were 1) cooking and 2) dieting. That contradictory pairing has not changed in the 2 decades since the cartoon was published. Note the expansion of cooking magazines, The Food Network, and fast food and the concomitant increase in the number and types of diets. Both are too numerous to list here (a popular search engine just returned 204,000,000 hits for "diet", or just about 1 for every person in the US), so I have put just a few on this list.


Nutrition This topic is really too big to search and then summarize for a site like this. So here’s just a couple of places to start:

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