Diet, Obesity & DM

Artificial sweeteners induce glucose intolerance by altering the gut microbiota

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Nature. 2014 Oct 9;514(7521):181-6. doi: 10.1038/nature13793. Epub 2014 Sep 17. Research…

Artificially Sweetened Beverages and the Response to the Global Obesity Crisis

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Christopher Millett and colleagues argue that artificially sweetened beverages should not be promoted as…

Frequent Drinkers See Lower Diabetes Risk

Danish cohort study finds markedly lower rates of new-onset diabetes

Ketogenic diet for type 2 diabetes: Does it work?

What is the ketogenic diet? Learn about the benefits of using the ketogenic diet to manage diabetes and potential side effects. What are the alternatives?

The effect of a low-carbohydrate, ketogenic diet versus a low-glycemic index diet on glycemic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus

Dietary carbohydrate is the major determinant of postprandial glucose levels, and several clinical studies have shown that low-carbohydrate diets improve glycemic control. In this study, we tested the hypothesis that a diet lower in carbohydrate would lead to greater improvement in glycemic control…