Published in Health and Medicine Week, October 10th, 2005
"Hyperhomocysteinemia as well as alterations of glycemic and lipidic metabolism are recognized as risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. The aim of this study" by researchers in Italy "was to examine the effect of L-folic acid supplementation on homocysteine (Hcy) and related thiols, such as cysteine (Cys) and Cys-glycine (Cys-Glyc) pathways and their relationship to glucose, insulin, and lipidic metabolism in normoinsulinemic postmenopausal women."
"This study was a randomized placebo, not double-blind, trial performed in an academic research center,"...
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