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Carbohydrate quantity in diet affects diabetics blood pressure

Research conducted on people with type 2 diabetes, found that a carbohydrate enriched diet increased subjects' blood pressure more than a diet high in monounsaturated fats. The study also showed that the heart rate was elevated in the patients consuming predominantly carbohydrates.

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About: Carbohydrate quantity in diet affects diabetics blood pressure

Date: 28 November 2005

Source: Daily Times


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