Dr. Kahleova is a medical doctor and researcher. Her current research interests focus on alternative dietary treatment of type 2 diabetes. Dr. Kahleova conducted a study with a vegetarian diet and wrote a book Vegetarian diet in the treatment of diabetes (Maxdorf 2013, in Czech). Her latest research proved that eating a large breakfast and lunch is more beneficial than eating six smaller meals a day for patients with type 2 diabetes. Dr. Kahleova is a member of the Czech Diabetes Association and the Diabetes and Nutrition Study Group of the European Association for the study of Diabetes (EASD). Currently she has been working as a postdoctoral research fellow at Loma Linda University.