Introduction Blood Pressure and Vegetarian Diets, a global meta-analysis published Feb. 24, 2014, in JAMA Internal Medicine, finds a nutrient-packed vegetarian diet can lower blood pressure and reduce the risk of heart disease.
High blood pressure has many harmful effects on the body. It increases the risk of having a heart attack or stroke. By taking control of your blood pressure you can make a positive step towards reducing your overall risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Ireland has one of the highest incidence rates of Stroke and Coronary Artery Disease in Europe, with one in seven of all Irish adults having