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Salt restricted diet heart failure cartoon

Current guidelines vary in the recommended amount of dietary sodium intake for heart failure HF patients. Observational studies and the hypertension literature support the concept that sodium restriction improves HF outcomes. Data from hypertensive animal models and humans suggest that dietary sodium intake may need to be individually tailored based on HF severity and the… Read More »

Diets for heart attack victims

How important is the right diet for you? Until relatively recently, dietary recommendations for people with CAD were based more on faith than on science. This is because firm scientific evidence that a healthy diet can substantially improve cardiac outcomes in people who already have CAD was lacking. In the last few years, however, the… Read More »

Diet for diabetics and heart healthy

Diabetics Reports. Nutr Diabetes. Adding the pecans produced better outcomes, says Dr. The good news is that simple changes to your lifestyle, including diet, can help you to manage your diabetes healthy well for reduce your risk of Bealthy. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. They are rich in monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats, which, Porter says, can… Read More »