Does supplementing with cocoa extract reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes? Original paper

In this randomized controlled trial in older adults, supplementing with cocoa extract did not reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

This Study Summary was published on November 16, 2023.

Quick Summary

In this randomized controlled trial in older adults, supplementing with cocoa extract did not reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

What was studied?

Whether supplementing with cocoa extract reduces the risk of developing type 2 diabetes (T2D).

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Who was studied?

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How was it studied?

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What were the results?

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Anything else I need to know?

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This Study Summary was published on November 16, 2023.


  1. ^Rist PM, Sesso HD, Johnson LG, Aragaki AK, Wang L, Rautiainen S, Hazra A, Tobias DK, LeBoff MS, Schroeter H, Friedenberg G, Copeland T, Clar A, Tinker LF, Hunt RP, Bassuk SS, Sarkissian A, Smith DC, Pereira E, Carrick WR, Wion ES, Schoenberg J, Anderson GL, Manson JE,Design and baseline characteristics of participants in the COcoa Supplement and Multivitamin Outcomes Study (COSMOS).Contemp Clin Trials.(2022-May)