Tag Archives: Diet

The GAPS Diet: An Evidence-Based Review

The GAPS diet is a strict elimination diet that requires its followers to cut out grains, pasteurized dairy, starchy vegetables and refined carbs. It’s promoted as a natural treatment for people with conditions that affect the brain, such as autism. However, it’s a controversial therapy and has been widely criticized by doctors, scientists and nutrition… Read More »

New Study Suggests Diet May Affect Response To Cancer Immunotherapy Drugs

Could something as simple as diet and fiber intake affect whether cancer patients respond to immunotherapy drugs or not?  Photo credit: Getty royalty-freeGetty People with a type of skin cancer who consumed a high-fiber diet responded better to immunotherapy treatment than those with poorer diets, according to data presented at a media preview of the American… Read More »