• Mediterranean Diet Study Walks Back Strongest Claim. Here's What Researchers Got Wrong

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Don't put down the Greek olives and fresh fish just yet, but the widely recommended Mediterranean Diet is short a few nuts.
    The New England Journal of Medicine has retracted the initial version of the landmark study published in 2013, and published a revised version that no longer makes the broad claim the diet could help everyone who is at a high risk of cardiovascular disease.
    The new conclusion: People in the study who ate a typical Southern European cornucopia of ingredients with an emphasis on extra nuts or extra-virgin olive oil had fewer strokes and heart attacks than those who...
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