Debate: How low can you go? The low-down on the low carbohydrate debate in type 1 diabetes nutrition

As a means of representing relevant issues to the diabetes community, Diabetes Voice will be providing a forum in which experts can examine controversial issues and provide an argument supporting their point of view. The low carbohydrate debate marks the first in a series of many more to come.

In this issue we have asked two experts with opposing views to weigh in and answer the question:

Can a nutritional regimen based on low carbohydrate intake provide safe and more effective glycaemic control for healthy type 1 diabetes glycaemic management?

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