Prospective associations of dietary insulin demand, glycemic index, and glycemic load during puberty with body composition in young adulthood

@article{Joslowski2012ProspectiveAO,
  title={Prospective associations of dietary insulin demand, glycemic index, and glycemic load during puberty with body composition in young adulthood},
  author={Gesa Joslowski and Janina Goletzke and Guo Ziang Cheng and Anke L. B. G{\"u}nther and Jiansong Bao and Janette C Brand-Miller and Anette E. Buyken},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2012},
  volume={36},
  pages={1463-1471}
}
Background:Puberty is a so-called critical period for overweight development and is characterized by physiological insulin resistance during mid-puberty. This study addressed the hypothesis that habitual consumption of a diet inducing higher levels of postprandial glycemia or insulinemia during puberty may have an unfavorable effect on the body composition… CONTINUE READING