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Flashcards in A Diet for Diabetes Deck (3):
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What are the limitations of waist circumference?

Lack of standardised method
Difficult to measure
Less accurate in BMI >35

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What is an obesogenic environment?

Environment > promotes gaining weight and is not conducive to weight loss

3

What is the best diet for diabetes?

The best diet for everyone
Minimise energy dense, nutrient poor foods and drinks