TITLE

The DASH to Dieting

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Karen Wilk
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
FoodService Director;1/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the dietary approaches to prevent hypertension (DASH) eating plan. Impact of DASH on hypertension; Effect of sodium intake on blood pressure; Tips for incorporating the DASH eating plan in menus.
ACCESSION #
15855671

 

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