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Adult Weight Management (AWM) Low Glycemic Index Diets

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    AWM: Low Glycemic Index Diets

    A low glycemic index diet is not recommended for weight loss or weight maintenance as part of a comprehensive weight management program, since it has not been shown to be effective in these areas.

    Rating: Strong