Jump to Main Content
- Ehab S. Eshak; Hiroyasu Iso; Isao Muraki; Akiko Tamakoshi
- British journal of nutrition 2019 v.121 no.12 pp. 1357-1364
- Japanese people; antioxidant activity; ascorbic acid; body mass index; folic acid; food intake; men; noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; prospective studies; protective effect; pyridoxine; regression analysis; riboflavin; risk; risk reduction; smoking (habit); thiamin; women
- ... Recent studies have shown that micronutrients are involved in the pathology of type 2 diabetes. Antioxidant effects of vitamins C and B₂ and homocysteine-lowering effects of vitamins B₆, folate and B₁₂ may have protective roles. However, a few reports have investigated the association between dietary water-soluble vitamin intakes and risk of diabetes. In a prospective study encompassing 19 168 hea ...