Red meat linked to increased risk of type 2 diabetes

More ScienceDaily: Diabetes News Aug 11, 2011, 1:58 am

Researchers have found a strong association between the consumption of red meat — particularly when the meat is processed — and an increased risk of type 2 diabetes. The study also shows that replacing red meat with healthier proteins, such as low-fat dairy, nuts, or whole grains, can significantly lower the risk. … Read the Rest

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  • Description: Researchers have found a strong association between the consumption of red meat — particularly when the meat is processed — and an increased risk of type 2 diabetes. The study also shows that replacing red meat with healthier proteins, such as low-fat dairy, nuts, or whole grains, can significantly lower the risk.