Diet-Quality Scores and the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in Men

  title={Diet-Quality Scores and the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in Men},
  author={Lawrence de Koning and Stephanie E. Chiuve and Teresa T Fung and Walter C Willett and Eric B. Rimm and Frank B Hu},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
OBJECTIVE To 1) compare associations of diet-quality scores, which were inversely associated with cardiovascular disease, with incident type 2 diabetes and 2) test for differences in absolute-risk reduction across various strata. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Men from the Health Professionals Follow-Up Study, who were initially free of type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, or cancer (n = 41,615), were followed for ≤ 20 years. The Healthy Eating Index (HEI) 2005, the alternative HEI (aHEI… CONTINUE READING
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