Mediterranean diet and longevity.

@article{Trichopoulou2004MediterraneanDA,
  title={Mediterranean diet and longevity.},
  author={Antonia Trichopoulou and Elena Critselis},
  journal={European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation},
  year={2004},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={
          453-6
        }
}
  • A. TrichopoulouE. Critselis
  • Published 1 October 2004
  • Medicine
  • European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation
While several investigations have focused on the association between individual foods and nutrients upon the development of chronic diseases, few have examined the role that entire dietary patterns may play in health and disease. A dietary pattern generally considered to have beneficial health effects is that of the Mediterranean diet. In this paper, five cohort studies exploring the association of Mediterranean diet with overall mortality and hence longevity are reviewed. A number of… 

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