Diet and risk of chronic diseases: results from the first 8 years of follow-up in the EPIC-Potsdam study

@article{Rsten2013DietAR,
  title={Diet and risk of chronic diseases: results from the first 8 years of follow-up in the EPIC-Potsdam study},
  author={Anne von R{\"u}sten and Silke Feller and Manuela M Bergmann and H. B{\"o}ing},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2013},
  volume={67},
  pages={412-419}
}
Background/Objectives:There is still a need for scientific evidence about which foods characterize a healthy diet in terms of primary prevention of major chronic diseases. Therefore, we aimed to give a comprehensive overview on health-related foods, based on 8 years of follow-up of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Potsdam study.Subjects/Methods:We used data from 23 531 participants of the EPIC-Potsdam study to analyse the associations between 45 single… CONTINUE READING