Dietary Carbohydrate

Carbohydrate found in pistachios, other foods impairs athletic performance

November 19, 2014

By Jane Nicholson, Director of University News, Appalachian State University   A recent study by David Nieman, DrPH, director of the Appalachian State University Human Performance Laboratory at the N.C. Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis, found that a special type of carbohydrate, raffinose, found in pistachio nuts and other foods reduced athletic performance when consumed prior […]

A Small Amount of Dietary Carbohydrate Can Promote the HFD-Induced Insulin Resistance to a Maximal Level

July 23, 2014

A Small Amount of Dietary Carbohydrate Can Promote the HFD-Induced Insulin Resistance to a Maximal Level. PlosOne, July 23, 2014. Shuang Mei equal contributor; Xuefeng Yang equal contributor; Huailan Guo; Haihua Gu; Longying Zha; Junwei Cai; Xuefeng Li; Zhenqi Liu; Brian J. Bennett; Ling He; Wenhong Cao.  Author Affiliations: Nutrition Research Institute at Kannapolis, Department of Nutrition, Gillings School […]