TitleLow-fat dietary pattern and risk of treated diabetes mellitus in postmenopausal women: the Women's Health Initiative randomized controlled dietary modification trial.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsTinker, LF, Bonds, DE, Margolis, KL, Manson, JAE, Howard, BV, Larson, J, Perri, MG, Beresford, SAA, Robinson, JG, ,, Safford, MM, Wenger, NK, Stevens, VJ, Parker, LM
JournalArchives of internal medicine
Date Published2008 Jul 28
KeywordsWomen's Health

Decreased fat intake with weight loss and increased exercise may reduce the risk of diabetes mellitus in persons with impaired glucose tolerance. This study was undertaken to assess the effects of a low-fat dietary pattern on incidence of treated diabetes among generally healthy postmenopausal women.