20 January 2015

BBC2 documentary "What's The Right Diet For You" featuring the K4b2

Posted in COSMED nei Media, COSMED in the Media

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BBC2 broadcasted a three-episodes documentary with the aim to try to figure out the main reasons people gain weight.

The importance of knowing your body and metabolism in order to create a "tailored" diet was highlighted in the third episode. The episode started by showing measurement with indirect calorimetry at rest, while in the second part it was shown the importance of exercise as an effective way to lose weight (showing K4b2 test in the lab and in the field in a supermarket).

Link to the full episode: click here



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