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What is the relationship between glycemic index or glycemic load and type 2 diabetes? (DGAC 2010)

Conclusion

A moderate body of inconsistent evidence supports a relationship between high glycemic index and T2D.

Strong, convincing evidence shows little association between glycemic load and type 2 diabetes.

Grade

GI: Moderate; GL: Strong
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Evidence Summaries

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What is the relationship between glycemic index or glycemic load and type 2 diabetes?


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