Effects of protein versus simple sugar intake on weight loss in polycystic ovary syndrome (according to the National Institutes of Health criteria).

OBJECTIVE To compare the effects of protein vs. simple sugars on weight loss, body composition, and metabolic and endocrine parameters in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). DESIGN A 2-month, free-living, randomized, single-blinded study. SETTING University PCOS clinic. PATIENT(S) Thirty-three patients with PCOS. INTERVENTION(S) To achieve a final… CONTINUE READING