Nut consumption for vascular health and cognitive function.

  title={Nut consumption for vascular health and cognitive function.},
  author={Jayne A Barbour and Peter R. C. Howe and Jonathan D Buckley and Janet Bryan and Alison M. Coates},
  journal={Nutrition research reviews},
  volume={27 1},
Nuts are rich in many nutrients that can benefit multiple cardiometabolic functions, including arterial compliance, blood pressure, inflammation, glucoregulation and endothelial vasodilatation. Impaired vasodilatation may contribute to impaired cognitive performance due to poor cerebral perfusion. The present narrative review examines associations between nut consumption, vascular health and cognitive function. It includes a systematic search which identified seventy-one epidemiological or… CONTINUE READING
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