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Meta-analysis finds dose-response relationship between increased magnesium intake and lower diabetes risk
December 5 2016. The results of a systematic review and meta-analysis reported in Nutrients on November 19, 2016 found an association between increasing magnesium intake levels and a lower risk of type 2 diabetes.
Xin Fang of the Karolinska Intitutet in Stockholm and colleagues selected 25 studies involving a total of 637,922 subjects for their analysis. Dietary questionnaire responses were analyzed for the amount of magnesium consumed. Magnesium intake ranged from a median of 115 milligrams per day in African American women to 478 milligrams per day in a U.S. population. Over 4.6 to 20 years of follow-up, 26,828 cases of type 2 diabetes were diagnosed.
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