• Mediterranean diet may reduce stroke risk in women

    25 days ago - By Healio

    Ailsa A. Welch
    Adherence to a Mediterranean-style diet may help to reduce stroke risk in adults at high risk for CVD, especially women older than 40 years, according to a study published in Stroke.
    “We found that following a Mediterranean-style diet may reduce stroke risk by 22% in women over 40 years of age,” Ailsa A. Welch, PhD, professor of nutritional epidemiology in the department of public health and primary care at Norwich Medical School at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, U.K., told Cardiology Today. “In men and women at high risk of cardiovascular disease, the
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  • Mediterranean-style Diet can Lower Stroke Risk in Women

    Mediterranean-style Diet can Lower Stroke Risk in Women

    25 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Women over 40 who follow a Mediterranean-style diet are at lower risk of developing heart disease and stroke.
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  • Women who eat a Mediterranean diet face a 22% lower risk of stroke

    Women who eat a Mediterranean diet face a 22% lower risk of stroke

    25 days ago - By Daily Mail

    University of East Anglia, researchers compared the stroke risk of 23,000 participants, who were put into four different groups based on how closely they followed the diet, over a 17-year period.
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