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What is the relationship between the intake of vegetable protein, including soy protein and chronic disease? (DGAC 2010)

Conclusion

Few studies are available and the limited body of evidence suggests that vegetable protein intake does not offer special protection against type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease and selected cancers.

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Limited
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What is the relationship between the intake of vegetable protein, including soy protein, and chronic disease?


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Vegetable protein: What is the relationship between the intake of vegetable protein and/or soy protein and selected health outcomes?