The association between Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension and incidence of chronic kidney disease in adults: the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
Year Published: 2019
Nephrol Dial Transplant
Asghari G, Yuzbashian E, Mirmiran P, Azizi F
The aim of this study was to look at the effects of adherence to a DASH-style diet on risk of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). The DASH diet is beneficial for lowering hypertension and cardiovascular disease risk. The diet includes nuts and legumes.
Key Findings: After 6 years of follow-up, results showed that adherence to a DASH-style diet was associated with lower risk of CKD among adults.