Nutrition Science

Science News

Breastfeeding in the First Days of Life Is Associated With Lower Blood Pressure at 3 Years of Age
Assessing and Addressing Cardiovascular Health in People Who Are Transgender and Gender Diverse
Mediterranean Diet Score, Dietary Patterns, and Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death in the REGARDS Study
Association of Meal and Snack Patterns With Mortality of All‐Cause, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cancer: The US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2003 to 2014
2021 Guideline for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack

Journals

Carbohydrates and Hypertension: The Quality Counts
The Gut Microbiome of Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction
Mediterranean Diet Score, Dietary Patterns, and Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death in the REGARDS Study
Adherence to Recommended Eating Patterns Is Associated With Lower Risk of Peripheral Arterial Disease: Results From the Women’s Health Initiative
Characterization of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System in Young Healthy Black Adults: The African Prospective Study on the Early Detection and Identification of Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease (African-PREDICT Study)

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VITAL Commentary

Don Lloyd-Jones, MD, ScM, vice chair of the program committee for Scientific Sessions 2018, comments on the results of the VITAL trial which was presented at the Scientific Sessions in Chicago.

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