Study: Onion skin, bulb may help address diabetes

07/18/2011 | Diabetes.co.uk (U.K.)

The skin and bulb of onions may help stave off diabetes and obesity, a study in the journal Plant Foods for Human Nutrition suggests. Experts said the skins of onions are rich in fiber and flavonoids and contain high amounts of antioxidants, while the bulbs contain fructans and sulphurous compounds. Fiber reduces the risk of type 2 diabetes, obesity and other diseases.

View Full Article in:

Diabetes.co.uk (U.K.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Clinical Trials Agreements Specialist (209955)
The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine Inc.
Rockville, MD
SAFETY, HEALTH, and ENVIRONMENTAL (SHE) REGIONAL SPECIALIST
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Newark, CA
Catheter Engineer
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
MANAGER MEDICAL GAS COMPLIANCE AND SAFETY
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Houston, TX
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations