Dietary Intake of Total, Animal, and Vegetable Protein and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-NL Study

@inproceedings{Sluijs2010DietaryIO,
  title={Dietary Intake of Total, Animal, and Vegetable Protein and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-NL Study},
  author={Ivonne Sluijs and Joline W. J. Beulens and A DaphneL.vander and Annemieke M. W. Spijkerman and Diederick E. Grobbee and Yvonne T van der Schouw},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2010}
}
OBJECTIVE Dietary recommendations are focused mainly on relative dietary fat and carbohydrate content in relation to diabetes risk. Meanwhile, high-protein diets may contribute to disturbance of glucose metabolism, but evidence from prospective studies is scarce. We examined the association among dietary total, vegetable, and animal protein intake and diabetes incidence and whether consuming 5 energy % from protein at the expense of 5 energy % from either carbohydrates or fat was associated… CONTINUE READING