Special Issue "Sugar and Obesity"
A special issue of Nutrients (ISSN 2072-6643).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 May 2014)
Dr. John Sievenpiper
Clinical Nutrition and Risk Factor Modification Centre, St. Michael's Hospital, Queen Street East, Toronto, ON, M5C 2T2, Canada.
Interests: systematic reviews; meta-analyses; randomized controlled trials; clinical nutrition; clinical practice guidelines; sugars; carbohydrates; dietary fibre; Glycemic Index; legumes; nuts; dietary patterns; portfolio Diet; dyslipidemia; diabetes; metabolic syndrome; overweight/obesity; cardiometabolic risk; cardiovascular disease
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- high fructose corn syrup (HFCS)
- sugar sweetened beverages
- sweets and desserts
- body weight
- body fat
- waist circumference
- visceral adipose tissue
- subcutaneous adipose tissue
- ectopic fat