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Fruit and Vegetable Intake and the Risk of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Dose-Response Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies

Avid consumption of fruits and vegetables may improve an individual's chances of avoiding chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

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Raw Garlic Consumption Is Inversely Associated With Prehypertension in a Large-Scale Adult Population

Adding more raw garlic to our diet may help curb the onset of pre-hypertension.

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Low Intake of Fruits, Berries and Vegetables Is Associated With Excess Mortality in Men: The Kuopio Ischaemic Heart Disease Risk Factor (KIHD) Study

Imbibing the habit of eating fruits, vegetables, and berries regularly may knock down cardiovascular and total mortality risk in middle-aged men.

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Variety in Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Cognitive Function in Middle-Aged and Older Puerto Rican Adults

Consuming a wide variety of fruits and vegetables regularly may enhance cognitive function in middle-aged and elderly individuals.

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Fruits and Vegetables Are Associated With Lower Lung Cancer Risk Only in the Placebo Arm of the Beta-Carotene and Retinol Efficacy Trial (CARET)

Consistent consumption of generous portions of fruits and vegetables may help curb the development of lung cancer in individuals who are not using beta carotene supplements.

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Vegetable and Fruit Intake and Mortality From Chronic Disease in New Zealand

Low level of consumption of fruits and vegetables could raise an individual's risk of dying prematurely from chronic diseases, such as cancer, stroke, and ischemic heart disease.

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Quantity and Variety in Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease

Generous consumption of fruits and vegetables may help guard against the occurrence of coronary heart disease.

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Consumption of Nitrate-Containing Vegetables Is Inversely Associated With Hypertension in Adults: A Prospective Investigation From the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study

Regular consumers of vegetables rich in nitrates are less likely to become hypertensive.

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Low Fruit and Vegetable Intake Is Associated With Depression Among Korean Adults in Data From the 2014 Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

Depression is less likely to occur in individuals on high fruit and vegetable diet.

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Cruciferous Vegetables Consumption and the Risk of Female Lung Cancer: A Prospective Study and a Meta-Analysis

Increasing the amounts and frequency of consumption of cruciferous vegetables may strengthen a woman's defenses against lung cancer.

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Association Between Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Symptoms of Mental Health Conditions in Mexican Americans

Imbibing the habit of consuming 5 or more servings of fruits and vegetables each day may help guard against the occurrence of mental disorders, such as anxiety, depression, dementia, and cognitive impairment

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Fruit and Vegetable Intake Is Inversely Associated With Cancer Risk in Mexican-Americans

Daily intake of 5 or more servings of fruits and vegetables may help safeguard an individual from cancer.

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