1. Low carb reduced insulin & HbA1c
  2. Low carb resulted in more time with normal BG, less hypoglycaemia, less BG variability and cardiovascular markers were unaffected.


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  2. Ranjan, A. Schmidt, S., Damm-Frydenberg, C., Holst, J. J., Madsbad, S., Nørgaard K. (2017) ‘Short-term effects of a low carbohydrate diet on glycaemic variables and cardiovascular risk markers in patients with type 1 diabetes: A randomized open-label crossover trial.’ Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism, 19(10):1479-1484.