A plant-based diet for the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes

@inproceedings{McMacken2017APD,
  title={A plant-based diet for the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes},
  author={Michelle McMacken and Sapana C. Shah},
  booktitle={Journal of geriatric cardiology : JGC},
  year={2017}
}
The prevalence of type 2 diabetes is rising worldwide, especially in older adults. Diet and lifestyle, particularly plant-based diets, are effective tools for type 2 diabetes prevention and management. Plant-based diets are eating patterns that emphasize legumes, whole grains, vegetables, fruits, nuts, and seeds and discourage most or all animal products… CONTINUE READING