DrCarney.com Blog

Health - Food - Science - Community

Vegetarian or vegan diets and blood lipids: a meta-analysis of randomized trials

Strict adherence to a vegetarian diet may result in a healthier lipid profile in men and women.

Continue reading
  256 Hits

Do vegetarians have a normal bone mass?

Vegetarians are likely to have normal bone mass and strong bones.

Continue reading
  351 Hits

Vegetarian and vegan diets and the risk of cardiovascular disease, ischemic heart disease and stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies

Strict adherence to a vegetarian diet may help fend off cardiovascular and ischemic heart diseases.

Continue reading
  531 Hits

Vegetarianism as a protective factor for asymptomatic colonic diverticulosis in Asians: a retrospective cross-sectional and case-control study

Sticking to a non-vegetarian diet may put an individual at high risk of developing asymptomatic colonic diverticulosis.

Continue reading
  323 Hits

Vegetarianism as a protective factor for reflux esophagitis: a retrospective, cross-sectional study between Buddhist priests and general populationVegetarianism as a protective factor for reflux esophagitis: a retrospective, cross-sectional study between Buddhist priests and general population

Regular intake of non-vegetarian diets may boost an individual's odds of developing reflux esophagitis.

Continue reading
  421 Hits

A Vegetarian Diet Is Associated with a Lower Risk of Cataract, Particularly Among Individuals with Overweight: A Prospective Study

Adopting a vegetarian diet may help prevent cataract formation in an individual.

Continue reading
  441 Hits

Vegetarian Diet Is Associated with Lower Risk of Depression in Taiwan

Strict adherence to a vegetarian diet may help to fight off depression.

Continue reading
  317 Hits

The Risk of Urinary Tract Infection in Vegetarians and Non-Vegetarians: A Prospective Study

Strict adherence to a vegetarian diet may confer an individual with significant protection against urinary tract infections.

Continue reading
  826 Hits

Association of Vegetarian Diet with Chronic Kidney Disease.

Going vegetarian may help cut down the risk of developing chronic kidney disease.

Continue reading
  1251 Hits

Risk of hospitalization or death from ischemic heart disease among British vegetarians and nonvegetarians: results from the EPIC-Oxford cohort study.

Ischemic heart disease incidence and mortality rates may be negatively associated with the consumption of vegetarian diets.

Continue reading
  1286 Hits

Effect of vegetarianism on development of gall stones in women.

The chance of avoiding gallstones is higher in women who are vegetarians compared to non-vegetarians.

Continue reading
  1028 Hits

Vegetarian diet reduces the risk of hypertension independent of abdominal obesity and inflammation: a prospective study.

​Hypertension may occur with greater incidence in non-vegetarians than in vegetarians.

Continue reading
  3106 Hits

Off Canvas Main Menu Display