Paleo for Life Logo

Our mission is to improve people's health and eliminate chronic diseases by sharing the wisdom of the Paleo diet and lifestyle.

If the Paleo lifestyle has made a positive difference in your health, help spread the word. We can influence the world through our collective voices.

Facebook Fan Page

Share |

Relationship of dietary intake to subsequent coronary heart disease incidence: The Puerto Rico Heart Health Program.

Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 1980 Aug;33(8):1818-27.
PubMed Citation Journal Link

A study of base-line nutrient intakes of 8218 urban and rural Puerto Rican man aged 45 to 64 years was undertaken in relation to subsequent six year coronary heart disease (CHD) incidence. U...count, demonstrated an independent inverse relation of carbohydrate intake from legumes to CHD incidence. The apparent protective effect of complex carbohydrate merits further investigation.

1 Analysis


The Dirty Little Secret of the Diet-Heart Hypothesis

Whole Health Source
December 15, 2009
Copyright © 2019 Enacct Systems LLC. All rights reserved.
User contributed content licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License with attribution required.
Paleo for Life does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. All content is for informational purposes only.
Get detailed food nutrient information at Chowstat Nutrition Facts.