BuyFindarrow_forward

Nutrition Through the Life Cycle (...

6th Edition
Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007

Solutions

Chapter
Section
BuyFindarrow_forward

Nutrition Through the Life Cycle (...

6th Edition
Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007
Textbook Problem

The DASH diet has been shown to reduce HBP; additional sodium restrictions have led to further reductions in blood pressure.

images

Summary Introduction

To examine: Whether the statement “The DASH diet has been shown to reduce HBP; additional sodium restrictions have led to further reductions in blood pressure” is true or false.

Introduction: The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet is recommended for people with high blood pressure (HBP) and reduces the risk of heart diseases. In a DASH diet, the recommended sodium intake is below 1500 mg per day as per national guidelines.

Explanation

The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet helps in lowering blood pressure and the risk of hypertension. In DASH diet, it is recommended to reduce the sodium intake up to 2300 mg. As per national guidelines, the sodium intake in addition to DASH...

Still sussing out bartleby?

Check out a sample textbook solution.

See a sample solution

The Solution to Your Study Problems

Bartleby provides explanations to thousands of textbook problems written by our experts, many with advanced degrees!

Get Started

Additional Science Solutions

Find more solutions based on key concepts

Show solutions add

A consumer choosing a product that says "green" on the label can be assured that it is safe for the environment...

Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies - Standalone book (MindTap Course List)

What is the usefulness of being camouflaged in natural environments?

Biology: The Dynamic Science (MindTap Course List)

A pendulum bob is made from a sphere filled with water. What would happen to the frequency of vibration of this...

Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Technology Update (No access codes included)