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What is the relationship between glycemic index or glycemic load and cardiovascular disease? (DGAC 2010)

Conclusion

Due to limited evidence, no conclusion can be drawn to assess the relationship between either glycemic index or load and cardiovascular disease.

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Limited
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What is the relationship between glycemic index or glycemic load and cardiovascular disease?


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What is the relationship between glycemic index or glycemic load and incidence of type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer?