#Plant‐Centered Diet and Risk of Incident #Cardiovascular Disease During Young to Middle Adulthood

The association between diets that focus on plant foods and restrict animal products and cardiovascular disease (CVD) is inconclusive. We investigated whether cumulative intake of a plant‐centered diet and shifting toward such a diet are associated with incident CVD. Methods and ResultsParticipants were 4946 adults in the CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults) …

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#NONALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASE-RELATED RISK OF #CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND OTHER CARDIAC COMPLICATIONS

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) affects approximately ~25% of the global adult population. The aim of this narrative review is to describe the associations between NAFLD and cardiovascular disease (CVD), arrhythmias, cardiac conduction defects, myocardial remodelling and heart failure. We also discuss the potential mechanisms that mediate or attenuate the strength of these associations, and …

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