Glucomannan (GM) is a soluble, fermentable, and highly viscous dietary fiber derived from the root of the elephant yam or konjac plant, which is native to Asia. GLUCOMANNAN AND OBESITY: A CRITICAL REVIEW Joyce Keithley, DNSc, RN, FAAN, Barbara Swanson, DNSc, RN, ACRN. Glucomantian (GM) is a soluble . The findings of this trial will be submitted to a peer-reviewed journal (paediatric, nutrition or gastroenterology). .. Glucomannan and obesity: a critical review.

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Glucomannan minimizes the postprandial insulin surge: KeithleyBarbara Swanson Published in Alternative therapies in health and medicine Glucomannan GM is a soluble, fermentable, and highly viscous dietary fiber derived from the root of the elephant yam or konjac plant, which is native to Asia. The article reports on the diagnosis and treatment of obesity. Konjac supplement alleviated hypercholesterolemia and hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetic subjects–a randomized double-blind trial.

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