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A Traditional Mediterranean Diet Effectively Reduces Inflammation and Improves Cardiovascular Health

Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, 31009 Pamplona, Spain
IdiSNA, Navarra Institute for Health Research, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
CIBER Fisiopatología de la Obesidad y Nutrición (CIBERObn), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, 28029 Madrid, Spain
Department of Nutrition, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Nutrients 2019, 11(8), 1842;
Received: 5 August 2019 / Accepted: 7 August 2019 / Published: 9 August 2019
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Chrysohoou et al. fifteen years ago, showed in an elegant analysis nested within the ATTICA
study [1] that a dietary score reflecting adherence to the traditional Mediterranean diet (MedDiet) was
inversely associated with plasma biomarkers of low-grade inflammation [...] View Full-Text
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Razquin, C.; Martinez-Gonzalez, M.A. A Traditional Mediterranean Diet Effectively Reduces Inflammation and Improves Cardiovascular Health. Nutrients 2019, 11, 1842.

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