Rapid reduction of serum cholesterol and blood pressure by a twelve-day, very low fat, strictly vegetarian diet.

Notes: 

Intervention Study. 2 to 5 lbs lost after 12 days

TitleRapid reduction of serum cholesterol and blood pressure by a twelve-day, very low fat, strictly vegetarian diet.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsMcDougall J, Litzau K, Haver E, Saunders V, Spiller GA
JournalJournal of the American College of Nutrition
Volume14
Issue5
Pagination491-6
Date Published1995 Oct
ISSN0731-5724
KeywordsAged, Cholesterol, Combined Modality Therapy, Diet, Fat-Restricted, Diet, Vegetarian, Exercise Therapy, Female, Humans, Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension, Life Style, Male, Middle Aged, Relaxation Therapy, Residential Treatment, Weight Loss
Abstract

This study was conducted to demonstrate the effectiveness of a strictly vegetarian, very low-fat diet on cardiac risk factor modification.

Alternate JournalJ Am Coll Nutr
PubMed ID8522729
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