Association between sucrose intake and risk of overweight and obesity in a prospective sub-cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer in Norfolk

20 Oct 2015Gunter GC Kuhnle, Natasha Tasevska, Marleen AH Lentjes, Julian L Griffin , Matthew A Sims, Larissa Richardson, Sue M Aspinall, Angela A Mulligan , Robert N Luben and Kay-Tee Khaw

results suggest that sucrose measured by objective biomarker but not self-reported sucrose intake is positively associated with BMI

Meta Analysis
1 effect
3 years
1734 subjects

Reported Outcomes


Sugar Nutrition risk & protective factor
Minor Risk Factor Sugar

Obesity Musculoskeletal outcome
Minor increase risk of Obesity
Musculoskeletal system

Moderate evidence