• Higher Habitual Flavonoid Intakes Are Associated With A Lower Incidence Of Diabetes

    1 month ago - By Nutrition

    AbstractBackgroundHigher flavonoid intakes are hypothesised to confer protection against type 2 diabetes mellitus.ObjectiveWe aimed to 1) investigate associations between flavonoid intakes and diabetes, 2) examine the mediating impact of body fat, and 3) identify subpopulations that may receive the greatest benefit from higher flavonoid intakes in participants of the Danish Diet, Cancer, and Health Study followed-up for 23 years.DesignCross-sectional associations between baseline flavonoid intake, estimated using food frequency questionnaires and the Phenol Explorer database, and body fat...
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  • Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes Spurs Lots of Later Complications

    Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes Spurs Lots of Later Complications

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    A diagnosis of type 2 diabetes in adolescence set patients up for increased risks of a myriad of related complications in early adulthood, a follow-up of the TODAY study showed.
    Of 500 youths diagnosed with type 2 diabetes...
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