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Caloric restriction normalizes bile acid, cholesterol deficiency

09:00 EDT 20 Mar 2017 | Medical Xpress

(HealthDay)—Acute caloric restriction normalizes hepatic bile acid (BA) and cholesterol deficiency that is seen in morbidly obese women, according to a study published online March 6 in the Journal of Internal Medicine.

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