Journal article

The association of TV viewing time with 2-hour plasma glucose is modified by a prudent dietary pattern

Yingting Cao, David W Dunstan, Parneet Sethi, Neville Owen

JOURNAL OF DIABETES | WILEY | Published : 2021


BACKGROUND: TV viewing is associated with elevated plasma glucose, but it is not clear whether such associations can be modified by dietary patterns. METHODS: We examined the interactions of TV viewing time and dietary patterns in relation to fasting and 2-hour plasma glucose. Cross-sectional analyses were performed among participants (N = 3081; 44.7% male; mean age 57.8 years) from the 2011 to 2012 Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab) without clinically diagnosed diabetes or cardiovascular disease. Factor analysis (principal component) was conducted to identify dietary patterns. Multivariable linear regression models were used to examine distinct associations of TV vie..

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Funding Acknowledgements

NHMRC; Department of Health, Queensland; Pratt Foundation; Novo Nordisk; Merck Sharp & Dohme; Kidney Health Australia; Jack Brockhoff Foundation; Diabetes Australia; Department of Human Services, Victoria; Department of Health, New South Wales; Department of Health, Western Australia; Department of Health, South Australia; Bristol-Myers Squibb; Australian Government Department of Health; the National Health and Medical Research Council