Research with dolphins provides hope for prevention of diabetes in humans

22 julio 2015

Can butter help prevent diabetes? By comparing 55 fatty acids in blood levels of dolphins and their diets, scientists have discovered a specific dietary saturated fat, called heptadecanoic acid, that may help alleviate what’s known as ‘pre-diabetes’ in humans. This new study supports a growing body of nutritional science showing that perhaps not all dietary saturated fats are bad, and — in fact — that some may be good.img src=»″ height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/