The acute effects of psyllium on postprandial lipaemia and thermogenesis in overweight and obese men.

@article{Khossousi2008TheAE,
  title={The acute effects of psyllium on postprandial lipaemia and thermogenesis in overweight and obese men.},
  author={Alireza Khossousi and Colin W Binns and Satvinder Singh Dhaliwal and Sebely Pal},
  journal={The British journal of nutrition},
  year={2008},
  volume={99 5},
  pages={1068-75}
}
Overweight and obesity is one of the risk factors for developing CVD. At present, very little is known about the acute effects of dietary fibre on lipids, glucose and insulin, resting energy expenditure and diet-induced thermogenesis in overweight and obese individuals. This study examined the postprandial metabolic effects of dietary fibre in overweight and obese men. Ten overweight and obese men consumed a mixed meal accompanied by either a high-fibre or low-fibre supplement on two separate… CONTINUE READING