Dong D. Wang, M.D., Sc.D., (an epidemiologist, nutritionist) published the results of his research today in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation. Studies by Wang, et al. representing nearly 2 million adults worldwide suggest that eating about five daily fruit and vegetable servings (2 fruits and 3 vegetables) is likely the optimal amount for a longer life.
- Dong D. Wang, Yanping Li, Shilpa N. Bhupathiraju, Bernard A. Rosner, Qi Sun, Edward L. Giovannucci, Eric B. Rimm, JoAnn E. Manson, Walter C. Willett, Meir J. Stampfer, Frank B. Hu. Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Mortality: Results From 2 Prospective Cohort Studies of US Men and Women and a Meta-Analysis of 26 Cohort Studies. Circulation, 2021; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.120.048996