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- Zwetsloot, Jennifer J., et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Nutrition research 2020 v.76 pp. 9-19
- arginine; atherogenesis; atherosclerosis; blood glucose; body fat; fasting; fruit puree; glycemic control; insulin; insulin resistance; overweight; postmenopause; watermelons; women
- ... Postmenopausal status is associated with an increase in total and abdominal body fat as well as increased incidence of insulin resistance and cardiovascular disease. The purpose of this study was to determine if watermelon supplementation affects select systemic markers of atherosclerosis and measures of insulin resistance in overweight and obese postmenopausal women. We hypothesized that overweig ...