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Dietary lycopene is negatively associated with abdominal aortic calcification in US adults: a cross-sectional study

Diets that promote the consumption of foods rich in lycopene may make an individual less likely to have a calcified abdominal aorta.

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Cruciferous vegetable intake is inversely associated with extensive abdominal aortic calcification in elderly women: a cross-sectional study

Eating cruciferous vegetables may cut down an older woman's odds of suffering from calcification of the abdominal aorta.

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Dietary fiber and prevalence of abdominal aortic calcification in the United States (from the national health and nutrition examination survey data [2013-2014])

Increased intake of foods high in fiber may reduce an individual's risk of having calcium deposited on the abdominal aorta.

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Longitudinal assessment of neurocognitive function after coronary-artery bypass surgery.

A decline in cognitive function is associated with coronary artery bypass surgery.

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Egg consumption and coronary artery calcification in asymptomatic men and women.

High egg intake may promote the development of atherosclerosis and coronary artery calcification.

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Cholesterol crystals piercing the arterial plaque and intima trigger local and systemic inflammation.

The occurrence of local and systemic inflammation in atherosclerosis is linked to the plaque piercing action of cholesterol crystals.

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Postprandial angina pectoris: clinical and angiographic correlations.

Postprandial angina pectoris is associated with severe coronary artery disease.

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Cholesterol crystals cause mechanical damage to biological membranes: a proposed mechanism of plaque rupture and erosion leading to arterial thrombosis.

Cholesterol crystals may promote arterial thrombosis via arteriosclerotic plaque disruption and erosion.

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Acute effect of caffeine on arterial stiffness and aortic pressure waveform

Caffeine may promote arterial stiffness and high blood pressure in the aorta and brachial artery.

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Cholesterol crystals and inflammation.

High serum concentrations of cholesterol crystals may elevate vascular inflammation in cardiovascular ailments and atherosclerosis risk.

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Endothelial function is impaired after a high-salt meal in healthy subjects.

High-salt diets may impair endothelial function in healthy individuals.

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A way to reverse CAD.

Plant-based diets are associated with reduced rate of cardiac events and symptom improvement in coronary artery disease (CAD) patients.

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