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CHORI Study Finds Higher Fat Variation of DASH Diet Lowers Blood Pressure & Reduces Triglycerides but Does Not Raise LDL Cholesterol
The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet, which is high in fruits, vegetables and low fat dairy foods, significantly lowers blood pressure as well as LDL cholesterol. In a study to be published in February's American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, researchers at the UCSF Benioff’s Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI) found that a higher fat version of the DASH diet lowered blood pressure to the same extent as the DASH diet, but also reduced triglycerides and did not signi...
U.S. News & World Report Ranks UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals Among Nation’s Premier Hospitals
U.S. News & World Report rankings help guide families of children with rare or life-threatening conditions to the best medical care available. UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals, San Francisco & Oakland is the best in the Bay Area in five pediatric specialties and is among the nation's premier children’s hospitals in nine pediatric specialties according to U.S. News & World Report 2015-16. UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals earned its highest rankings in diabetes and endocrinology, cancer, neur...
Chori-Bar Improves Health after Only Two Months
What's not to like? The CHORI-bar - conceived and developed by researchers at Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI) - packs a powerful nutritional punch in an easy, low-cal, fruit-based snack-bar that actually tastes good! Even the healthiest eaters - people who focus on eating lots of whole, fresh foods - almost certainly aren't getting all the nutrients they need. And people with very poor diets are facing immediate and long-term health risks such as heart disease or diabetes that mak...
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Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute Study Finds Higher Fat Variation of DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) Diet Lowers Blood Pressure and Reduces Triglycerides but Does Not Raise LDL Cholesterol
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