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Ten-year incidence of coronary heart disease in the Honolulu Heart Program. Relationship to nutrient intake.
Nutrient intake was determined in over 8000 men of Japanese ancestry residing on the island of Oahu. Nutrient determination took place at the initial examination during the years 1965-1968. ThisExpand
Ten-year incidence of coronary heart disease in the Honolulu Heart Program. Relationship to biologic and lifestyle characteristics.
In 10 years of follow-up of 7705 Japanese men living in Hawaii, aged 45-68 years and judged free of coronary heart disease (CHD) at the initial examination during 1965-1968, a total of 511 new CHDExpand
Lipoproteins and Blood Pressure as Biological Pathways for Effect of Moderate Alcohol Consumption on Coronary Heart Disease
BackgroundSeveral epidemiological studies have shown light-to-moderate alcohol consumption to have a net protective effect on the incidence of coronary heart disease (CHD). Methods and ResultsMajorExpand
Relationship of magnesium intake and other dietary factors to blood pressure: the Honolulu heart study.
Associations between blood pressure and intakes of 61 dietary variables assessed by 24-h recall method were investigated in 615 men of Japanese ancestry living in Hawaii who had no history ofExpand
Prospective study of cigarette smoking and the risk of developing idiopathic Parkinson's disease.
A 26-year follow-up study of 8,006 men enrolled in the Honolulu Heart Program examined the effect of cigarette smoking on the risk of developing idiopathic Parkinson's disease. Cases were identifiedExpand
Report of the Conference on Low Blood Cholesterol: Mortality Associations
BackgroundA National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Conference was held October 9–10, 1990, to review and discuss existing data on U-shaped relations found between mortality rates and bloodExpand
Cigarette smoking and protection from Parkinson's disease
Article abstract—We reviewed 46 published reports associating cigarette smoking and Parkinson's disease. Although the majority indicated an approximate halving of smoking frequency in persons withExpand
Serum cholesterol and hemorrhagic stroke in the Honolulu Heart Program.
During an average 18 years of follow-up for 7,850 Japanese-American men in Hawaii who were free of stroke at entry, 116 developed hemorrhagic stroke (subarachnoid hemorrhage or intracerebralExpand
Predictors of healthy aging in men with high life expectancies.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors that consistently predict staying healthy in contrast to developing clinical illness and/or physical and mental impairments. METHODSExpand
Diet, blood pressure, and multicollinearity.
Recent reports of an inverse association between dietary calcium intake and hypertension stimulated this analysis of the relationship of blood pressure to more than 20 dietary factors among a groupExpand