Type of document: Journal Article
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Inge Boers, MSc.;
Miek C. Jong Ph.D.
Language of document: English
Title in English: Abstract of the scientific publication ‘Favourable effects of consuming a Palaeolithic-type diet on characteristics of the metabolic syndrome. A randomized controlled pilot-study’
Abstract / summary in English:
The Louis Bolk Institute in cooperation with Wageningen University, the University of Groningen, the University of Girona (Spain) and Scriptum conducted a nutritional intervention study with a Palaeolithic-type diet in people with characteristics of the metabolic syndrome. Two weeks on this diet improved several cardiovascular risk factors.
Keywords in English: Palaeolithic diet: prevention: metabolic syndrome: weight loss correction