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Summary There is some evidence that high consumption of plant foods can be associated with better health but not necessary with increased life expectancy, as observed in studies in vegetarians (Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr.). Comparison of plant food intake and life expectancy by country makes no sense without considering other factors, such as genetics, medical ...


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The graph is incorrect. I will just look at Hungary vs. Greece for now, but other counties' data are available at the same source. Hungary.........Greece Coronary Heart Disease.....30.29%..........26.17% Lung Cancers................7.84%...........6.81% Colon-Rectum Cancers........4.70%...........2.67% Breast Cancer.....


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Yes it is true that some fruits such as raspberries and vegetables such as spinach in supermarkets taste different, when compared to local farms and farmers markets since most varieties of fruits and vegetables found in supermarkets are chosen for yield, growth rate, and ability to withstand long-distance transport rather than taste. Fruit and vegetable ...


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