• Weekly classes improve outcomes of vegan, portion-controlled diets in diabetes management

    1 day ago - By Healio

    Neal D. Barnard
    Adults with type 2 diabetes assigned to low-fat vegan or portion-controlled diets, combined with weekly nutrition classes, experienced weight loss and some nonstatistically significant improvements in glycemic control, according to findings published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
    “Even when patients are in ‘good control' through the use of medications, paying attention to nutrition can yield substantially greater improvements,” Neal D. Barnard, MD, FACC, associate professor of medicine at George Washington University
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