Beef WISE Study

By Misty Martin on July 31, 2017 @ 2:44pm

The checkoff-funded Beef WISE Study will be published in Obesity Science & Practice this summer. The consumption of lean beef as part of a higher-protein diet for weight loss resulted in equivalent reductions in body weight and fat mass and improved heart health measures as a similar diet restricted of red meat.  Researchers indicate there is no reason to advise individuals undergoing weight loss to avoid beef. For more information on Human Nutrition, visit