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Title The Anderson study of glucose and insulin variables in type 2 diabetes following chromium supplement
Description Describes a study showing the benefits of chromium supplements in diabetes care
Creation Date 26 October 2006
Doc type Article
Document Abstract:
The Anderson study on the effect of chromium supplementation on the biomarkers of type 2 diabetes is the largest single double-blinded randomly controlled trial of the effect of this element on the glucose metabolism of this disorder. This was a well designed and powered study that concluded that chromium, in the form of picolinate, led to improvements in glycaemic control in type 2 diabetics, an effect that was both significant and dose dependent.
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