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Prevention of Obesity and Related Diseases / metabolic syndrome 

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Expand research on impact of specific food groups and health outcomes.

: Prevention of Obesity and Related Diseases
: metabolic syndrome, dietary guidelines
Liz Wilkins26 - 12 2012 / (0)
A limited number of animal and human studies have uncovered a relationship between citrus consumption and insulin resistance. In the U.S. it is estimated that one-quarter of overweight and obese adults have the metabolic syndrome, which includes insulin resistance. Research programs that show positive relationships between consumption of specific foods ...
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Dairy, cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes risk

: Prevention of Obesity and Related Diseases
: type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, metabolic syndrome, dairy
Gregory Miller22 - 15 2012 / (0)
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes are major public health concerns. Nearly one-third of American adults have some form of CVD (1) while approximately 11% of adults have diabetes (2). Together these diseases account for over $600 billion annually in health care costs in the United States (3,4). Thus, ...