A place for dietary fibre in the management of the metabolic syndrome.

@article{Delzenne2005APF,
  title={A place for dietary fibre in the management of the metabolic syndrome.},
  author={Nathalie M Delzenne and Patrice D Cani},
  journal={Current opinion in clinical nutrition and metabolic care},
  year={2005},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={636-40}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To control the global increase of obesity and associated-metabolic syndrome, nutritional advice remains an important objective. This review discusses factors that may explain how dietary fibre would be helpful in the management of food intake, body weight and metabolic syndrome. RECENT FINDINGS Dietary fibre could play a role in the management of the metabolic syndrome through its ability to control body weight evolution through its effect on satiety; to modulate glucose… CONTINUE READING