Study of two tribes sheds light on role of Western-influenced diet in blood pressure

November 14th, 2018 | Posted by admin in Uncategorized

A South American tribe living in near-total isolation with no Western dietary influences showed no increase in average blood pressure from age one to age 60, according to a new study. In comparison, a nearby tribe whose diet includes some processed foods and salt did show higher blood pressure into late middle age.
Source: Medicine Science Daily

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