‘Medicinal food’ diet counters onset of type 1 diabetes — ScienceDaily

Researchers have found — for the first time — that a diet yielding high amounts of the short-chain fatty acids acetate and butyrate provided a beneficial effect on the immune system and protected against type 1 or juvenile diabetes.

Source: ‘Medicinal food’ diet counters onset of type 1 diabetes — ScienceDaily

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