Study: Women's diabetes risk may increase with acidic diet

11/12/2013 | MedPage Today (free registration)

Women on acidic diets with higher potential renal acid load and net endogenous acid production scores had a 70% higher risk of type 2 diabetes than those whose diets were more alkaline, a study on the website of Diabetologia indicates. Researchers also noted that the risk of diabetes was greater in normal-weight women than in overweight women on acidic diets.

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