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

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.