Economic benefits of the Mediterranean-style diet consumption in Canada and the United States

@inproceedings{Abdullah2015EconomicBO,
  title={Economic benefits of the Mediterranean-style diet consumption in Canada and the United States},
  author={Mohammad M.H. Abdullah and Jason P. H. Jones and Peter J. H. Jones},
  booktitle={Food & nutrition research},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND The Mediterranean-style diet (MedDiet) is an established healthy-eating behavior that has consistently been shown to favorably impact cardiovascular health, thus likely improving quality of life and reducing costs associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD). Data on the economic benefits of MedDiet intakes are, however, scarce. OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to estimate the annual healthcare and societal cost savings that would accrue to the Canadian and American public… CONTINUE READING
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