In 2013, Rodriguez, el al*, conducted a study of 573 school children between 8 and 13 years of age. The study found that adequete manganese intake in girls may prevent insulin resistance and diabetes type 2 in the future.
[* Rodríguez-Rodríguez E, Bermejo LM, López-Sobaler AM, Ortega RM. [An inadequate intake of manganese may favour insulin resistance in girls]. Nutr Hosp. 2011 Sep-Oct;26(5):965-70.]
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