A healthy diet is associated with less endothelial dysfunction and less low-grade inflammation over a 7-year period in adults at risk of cardiovascular disease.

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BACKGROUND A healthy diet rich in fish, fruit, and vegetables, but moderate in alcohol and low in dairy products and meat, has been associated with a lower rate of incident cardiovascular disease (CVD). The underlying mechanisms, however, remain unclear. Endothelial dysfunction and low-grade inflammation play important roles in CVD. A healthy diet might… (More)
DOI: 10.3945/jn.114.201236

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@article{Bussel2015AHD, title={A healthy diet is associated with less endothelial dysfunction and less low-grade inflammation over a 7-year period in adults at risk of cardiovascular disease.}, author={B C T van Bussel and R. Henry and Isabel Ferreira and Marleen M. J. van Greevenbroek and Carla J. H. van der Kallen and Jos W. R. Twisk and Edith J. M. Feskens and Casper G Schalkwijk and Coen D A Stehouwer}, journal={The Journal of nutrition}, year={2015}, volume={145 3}, pages={532-40} }