華爾街:吃素比吃肉更長壽! WSJ: Vegetarians Live Longer Than Meat-Eaters

 醫學確証 2013年 06月 04日2008wsjlogo 《美國醫學會雜志•內科學》(JAMA Internal Medicine)週一發表的一項研究顯示﹐素食者比肉食者更長壽。《美國醫學會雜志•內科學》是美國醫學會雜志(Journal of the American Medical Association)的一種。 研究作者對73,308名基督復臨安息日會(Seventh-day Adventist Church)的成員進行了為期近六年的跟蹤調查。該教會主張素食﹐不過並非所有的信徒都遵守這一教義。研究人員調查研究對象所吃食物的種類﹐然後進行隨訪﹐找出有多少研究對象去世以及死因。 研究期間﹐素食者死亡人數比肉食者少12%。飲食選擇似乎在保護研究對象避免罹患心臟病方面發揮了重要作用。素食者死於心臟病的人數比肉食者少19%。 素食者中死於糖尿病和腎衰竭的人數似乎也比肉食者少。... 原文在此 vege Vegetarians live longer than meat-eaters, according to a study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine, a Journal of the American Medical Association. The authors tracked 73,308 members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church for almost six years. The church is known for promoting a vegetarian diet, though not all of its followers adhere to that teaching. Researchers found out what type of diet participants ate, then followed up to find out how many of those participants had died and how. Vegetarians in the study experienced 12% fewer deaths over the period. Dietary choices appeared to play a big role in protecting the participants from heart disease, from which vegetarians were 19% less likely to die than meat-eaters. There also appeared to be fewer deaths in the vegetarian group from diabetes and kidney failure.... Original article here