Jump to Main Content
- Tsui, Pi-Fen, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Nutrients 2018 v.10 no.11
- atherosclerosis; cinnamon; clinical trials; death; diet; eating habits; epidemiological studies; fruits; garlic; ginger; inflammation; lipids; nutrients; onions; pepper; protective effect
- ... Cardiovascular disease is one of the leading causes of death and disability in the world. Atherosclerosis, characterized by lipid accumulation and chronic inflammation in the vessel wall, is the main feature of cardiovascular disease. Although the amounts of fruits and vegetables present in the diets vary by country, diets, worldwide, contain large amounts of spices; this may have positive or nega ...