Can Pasta Keep the Pounds Off?


Italian scientists set out to prove that the food long thought to be your scale's worst enemy could be anything but.

This article, written by , appears on The Times.

Pasta makes you slim, say (Italian) scientists

First it was butter and saturated fats. Now, as the great merry-go-round of nutritional blame turns another half-circle, a group of Italian scientists has exonerated pasta of any role in weight gain.

Two studies tracking the diets of more than 23,000 people around the country have found that those who eat greater quantities of pasta actually weigh less and have slimmer waists. Read more at The Times…

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