publication . Article . Other literature type . 2016

Evidence-Based Guideline of the German Nutrition Society: Carbohydrate Intake and Prevention of Nutrition-Related Diseases

Hauner, Hans; Bechthold, Angela; Boeing, Heiner; Brönstrup, Anja; Buyken, Anette; Leschik-Bonnet, Eva; Linseisen, Jakob; Schulze, Matthias; Strohm, Daniela; Wolfram, Günther;
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  • Published: 01 Jul 2016
  • Publisher: S. Karger AG
  • Country: Germany
Abstract
The relative contribution of nutrition-related chronic diseases to the total disease burden of the society and the health care costs has risen continuously over the last decades. Thus, there is an urgent necessity to better exploit the potential of dietary prevention of diseases. Carbohydrates play a major role in human nutrition – next to fat, carbohydrates are the second biggest group of energy-yielding nutrients. Obesity, type 2 diabetes mellitus, dyslipoproteinaemia, hypertension, metabolic syndrome, coronary heart disease and cancer are wide-spread diseases, in which carbohydrates could have a pathophysiologic relevance. Correspondingly, modification of car...
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free text keywords: Cancer;Prevention;Carbohydrates;Obesity;Type 2 diabetes;Coronary heart disease;Dyslipoproteinaemia;Hypertension;Metabolic syndrome, ddc:, Nutrition and Dietetics, Medicine (miscellaneous), Metabolic syndrome, medicine.disease, medicine, Obesity, Human nutrition, Triglyceride, chemistry.chemical_compound, chemistry, Dietary Carbohydrates, Diabetes mellitus, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 diabetes, Endocrinology, medicine.medical_specialty, business.industry, business, Internal medicine
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2016

Evidence-Based Guideline of the German Nutrition Society: Carbohydrate Intake and Prevention of Nutrition-Related Diseases

Hauner, Hans; Bechthold, Angela; Boeing, Heiner; Brönstrup, Anja; Buyken, Anette; Leschik-Bonnet, Eva; Linseisen, Jakob; Schulze, Matthias; Strohm, Daniela; Wolfram, Günther;