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Old 08-24-2009, 09:33 AM   #2
Steven Low
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But if you are exceptionally stressed, yes cortisol levels have negative physiological effects on muscle mass and you accumulate fat patterns along the lines of Cushing's syndrome.

I think he may have meant along the lines of starvation diet rather than just taking out carbs on a low carb/ketogenic isocaloric diet.
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