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the usual food and drink consumed by an organism (person or animal)

the act of restricting your food intake (or your intake of particular foods)

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follow a regimen or a diet, as for health reasons

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eat sparingly, for health reasons or to lose weight

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Moore, a Boston University and Harvard Medical School faculty member who served as chief author of the new book, The DASH Diet for Hypertension.
About The Research This study included 19 overweight or obese older adults -- 13 women and 6 men -- with elevated blood pressure who were randomly assigned to follow the DASH diet for two six-week periods with either chicken and fish, or lean pork as the major protein source (about 55 percent of their protein intake).
Picketing noted in an editorial that "the addition of the DASH diet in the PREMIER trial produced an incremental decrease of blood pressure of only 0.
The DASH diet is a strong start - and it is that, a start.
News and World Report recently ranked the DASH diet as the best overall diet.
The DASH diet was a real breakthrough for lowering blood pressure," says Sacks.
A study from Baylor College of Medicine showed that overweight individuals with metabolic syndrome who drank one to two servings of V8 100 percent vegetable juice as part of DASH diet lost more weight compared to non-juice drinkers.
Even greater reductions are seen when the DASH diet is combined with a reduced sodium intake, as in the DASH-sodium trial.
The DASH diet is rich in magnesium, calcium, potassium, fiber, and protein.
When sodium reduction was combined with the low-fat, plant-based DASH diet, the mean systolic pressure dropped by 8.
Research suggests lean pork can be included in a DASH diet -- one of the best-studied eating approaches -- to help improve blood pressure
DASH diet was named the best overall diet, and (http://www.
Four weeks of a lower-sodium, potassium-rich DASH diet completely reverses the effect of age on blood pressure.
Even among those individuals the DASH diet reduced the risk of kidney stones.
CHICAGO -- Few adults with known hypertension are following the DASH diet plan, even though some evidence suggests that its effect is roughly the equivalent of that of being on a single blood pressure medication.