High Vegetable Fats Intake Is Associated with High Resting Energy Expenditure in Vegetarians

It has been demonstrated that a vegetarian diet may be effective in reducing body weight, however, the underlying mechanisms are not entirely clear. We investigated whether there is a difference in resting energy expenditure between 26 vegetarians and 26 non-vegetarians and the correlation between...

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Main Authors: Tiziana Montalcini, Daniele De Bonis, Yvelise Ferro, Ilaria Carè, Elisa Mazza, Francesca Accattato, Marta Greco, Daniela Foti, Stefano Romeo, Elio Gulletta, Arturo Pujia
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2015-07-01
Online Access:http://www.mdpi.com/2072-6643/7/7/5259