Latest Glycemic load Stories
The glycemic index indicates how fast carbs are converted to sugar.
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Many people trying to lose weight are afraid to eat before bed.
Previous studies have shown a Mediterranean-style diet can lead to better health outcomes, including reducing risk of stroke and symptoms of depression. A new study is now tying the diet to reduced risk of diabetes.
A study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has determined that there is increasing evidence of a connection between diet and acne, particularly from high glycemic load diets and dairy products, and that medical nutrition therapy (MNT) can play an important role in acne treatment.
Researchers have identified a link between higher dietary glycemic load and total carbohydrate intake and increased risk of cancer recurrences or death among stage 3 colon cancer patients, a finding that suggests that diet and lifestyle modification can have a role in improving patient survival.
Research analysing 235 types of rice from around the world has found its glycemic index (GI) varies from one type of rice to another with most varieties scoring a low to medium GI.
Rice consumers concerned about reports that rice is linked to diabetes can rest assured that rice can be part of a healthy diet, with scientists finding that the glycemic index (GI) of rice varies a lot from one type of rice to another, with most varieties scoring a low to medium GI.
- The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.