Time Restricted Eating as a Viable Alternative to Caloric Restriction for Treating Hyperglycemia in a Population with Type 2 (T2DM) diabetes


Feasibility study to test our overall hypothesis that time restricted eating (TRE) presents a viable alternative to caloric restriction for improving glycemic measures and reducing weight in overweight/obese patients with metformin-only treated Type 2 diabetes (T2DM).

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Male or Female
18 years and over
This study is NOT accepting healthy volunteers
Inclusion Criteria:

• adults who are overweight/obese and have type 2 diabetes treated only with metformin
• 18-65 years old
• BMI between 25-40 kg/m2
• HbA1c between 6.5-8.5%
• self reported weight must be stable (+/- 5 pounds) for at least 3 months prior to the study
• own a smartphone
Exclusion Criteria:

• women who are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
• eating disorders

Behavioral: Caloric reduction, Behavioral: Time restricted eating

Diabetes & Endocrine

time restricted eatin, Type 2 diabetes, diet intervention, intermittent fasting, caloric restriction

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Lisa Chow
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