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diet

in Scots practice
1 the date fixed by a court for hearing a case.
2 a single session of a court.

DIET. An assembly held by persons having authority to manage the public affairs of the nation. In Germany, such assemblies are known by this name:

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The remaining patients were classified into one of two roughly equal-sized groups: those on poor treatment, with neither lipid-lowering drugs nor a low-fat diet; and those on moderate or usual-care therapy, meaning they were on an American Heart Association diet and lipid-lowering drugs to a target LDL cholesterol of 100 mg/dL.
What's important is keeping to a good low-fat diet or to follow the American Heart Association diet, when 30 percent of your total fat calories comes from that," he says.
Grundy of the University of Texas Health Science Center at Dallas and his colleagues rotated nine men through two-month stints on each of three diets -- the American Heart Association diet, in which a maximum of 30 percent of the calories come from fat; a 40 percent fat diet; and a 20 percent diet.

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