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  2. Dec 14, 2017

Plant-Based Diets Effective for Type 2 Diabetes, Says American Diabetes Association

In its 2018 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes, the American Diabetes Association maintains that a plant-based eating pattern is an effective option for type 2 diabetes management and encourages clinicians to always include education on lifestyle management. For more on plant-based diets for diabetes, please visit


  1. American Diabetes Association. Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes - 2018. Diabetes Care. 2018;41(Suppl 1):S1-S167.

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