• New study says a plant-based diet cuts the risk of heart failure by 40%

    4 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    A new study, led by the Mayo Clinic, found that following Southern diet - rich in fried food and processed meats - raised the risk of being hospitalized with heart failure as high as 72%.
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  • Incident HF risk reduced in adults with plant-based diet

    Incident HF risk reduced in adults with plant-based diet

    4 monthes ago - By Healio

    A plant-based diet had an inverse association with incident HF risk compared with the southern diet, which had a positive risk for incident HF, according to findings published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
    Kyla M. Lara, MD, MS, and colleagues sought to determine associations of five dietary patterns with incident HF hospitalizations among U.S. adults.
    “The need for population-based preventive strategies for heart failure is critical,” Lara, a cardiology fellow at Mayo Clinic, who was at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai when the study was conducted,
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