Risk factors

Low carb diet trades glycaemic control for other risks

Caution has been advised on very low carbohydrate diets in adults with type 1 diabetes due to the frequency of hypoglycaemia and dyslipidaemia. The evidence, from a small observational study in WA, adds to existing concerns about the ketogenic diet impacting growth in children with type 1 diabetes. The study of 11 people with type ...

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