Scientists: Protein diet can provoke heart failure and diabetes

Here's Why Middle-Aged Men Should Reduce High Protein Intake

High-protein diets like the keto diet and the Atkins diet are popular these days, but such diets may increase the risk of heart failure in middle-age men, a new study from Finland suggests. "Only proteins from fish and eggs were not associated with heart failure risk", said Jyrki Virtanen from the University of Eastern Finland-Kuopio. "Earlier studies have linked diets high in protein - especially from animal sources - with increased risks of type 2 diabetes and even death". 70 percent of the protein consumed was from animal sources and 27.7 percent from plant sources.

Generally, there is higher risk of heart failure associated with nearly all protein dietary sources other than proteins from eggs and fish. The researchers said that proteins from fish and eggs were not associated with the risk. In addition, heart problems half as often occurred in those who received protein mainly from meat and dairy products.

Despite the popularity of high protein diets, there is little research about how diets high in protein might impact men's heart failure risk.

While the study shows that there are risks to consuming high amounts of protein, it might not be time to write off protein from the diet just yet.

Trump and aides: We're meeting to re-schedule Kim Jong Un summit
Experts point to countries resistant to the USA sanctions as helping keep Kim's $40 billion economy going, the Journal reported . The latest news concerning the summit is that the two leaders may be joined by South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

17 percent higher for plant protein.

The authors of the study concluded that as there is now little research on the link between dietary protein and heart failure risk, further research is needed before they can say that moderating protein intake would help to prevent it.

The study, which was published May 29 in the journal Circulation: Heart Failure, is one of the first to look at the link between high-protein diets and heart failure, a condition in which the heart muscle can't pump enough blood to meet the body's normal demands.

Finnish biologists note that to prove their hypothesis, they need additional study. After that, the scientists watched them for 22 years, during which 330 participants were diagnosed with heart failure. K. (2018). Intake of Different Dietary Proteins and Risk of Heart Failure in Men: The Kuopio Ischaemic Heart Disease Risk Factor Study.

Related News:

  • Vermont offers to pay remote workers $10,000 to move to state

    Vermont offers to pay remote workers $10,000 to move to state

    Vermont is, of course, famous for its maple syrup, producing almost two million gallons of the delicious sweet product in 2017. The first-come, first-served remote worker grants are only available to new residents who relocate on or after January 1, 2019.
    Palestinian female paramedic killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border violence

    Palestinian female paramedic killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border violence

    The resolution drafted by Kuwait, the only Arab member of the Security Council, had undergone numerous revisions in recent weeks. The Security Council has been deeply divided and paralyzed over dealing with the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
    Markets up as Italy prepares to swear in first populist govt

    Markets up as Italy prepares to swear in first populist govt

    A tumultuous campaign, inconclusive election results, political deadlock and fears of fresh elections put the markets in a spin. When he joined the Five Star Movement during the recent election, he said he supported center-left political ideals.
  • U.S.  smashes expectations for new jobs as unemployment edges down

    U.S. smashes expectations for new jobs as unemployment edges down

    And anecdotally, companies continue to lament about how hard it is to fill positions for highly skilled workers . This means unemployment is at its lowest level in decades, matching April 2000 as the lowest rate since 1969.
    Warriors reach 4th straight NBA Finals

    Warriors reach 4th straight NBA Finals

    This season was no cakewalk for them, either. "Believe it or not, it's not all success with the Warriors ". Paul was injured in the fourth quarter of Houston's win over the Warriors on Thursday night.
    Kylie Minogue is looking good at 50

    Kylie Minogue is looking good at 50

    The " Can't Get You Out Of My Head " singer also posted the photo to Twitter with the caption, "So a new decade begins". The third track to be lifted from the album of the same name , Golden follows Stop Me From Falling and Dancing .
  • Trudeau Says Pence Scuttled NAFTA Deal With Untenable Ultimatum

    Trudeau Says Pence Scuttled NAFTA Deal With Untenable Ultimatum

    President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Friday to rail against Canada for what he sees as a mistreatment of USA farmers. Trump was unsympathetic when told complaints were coming from some of the nation's closest allies.
    Disgraced Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein indicted on rape charges

    Disgraced Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein indicted on rape charges

    He has denied all allegations of non-consensual sex, and Mr Brafman said his client was confident he would clear his name. Vance Jr. said in a statement. "Our office will try this case not in the press, but in the courtroom where it belongs".
    Trump Wants Mercedes-Benz Off American Streets And He's Playing Hardball

    Trump Wants Mercedes-Benz Off American Streets And He's Playing Hardball

    Volkswagen was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNBC Thursday, while Daimler refused to issue a statement. Although he is for free trade, but not at any price: " I love free trade, but it must be a smart trade, so I call him fair ".
  • It's not just you: Visa outage disrupts payments in parts of Europe

    Some wondered how they would buy groceries, access money they needed to get to work and much more. Visa released a statement around noon EST but has been quiet on Twitter since.
    U.S.  teens are ditching Facebook

    U.S. teens are ditching Facebook

    Back then, Facebook , Instagram , Snapchat , and Twitter were the most popular social media apps among teenagers. Of those polled, 85 percent said they use YouTube, 72 percent use Instagram and 69 percent are on Snapchat.
    White House won't say why Trump hasn't fired Sessions

    White House won't say why Trump hasn't fired Sessions

    Unlike the congressional committees digging into the Russian Federation affair, Mueller has the authority to lay criminal charges. The 45th POTUS said in a tweet that there are many good lawyers in the country and he could have made a better choice.


Most liked

ABC reportedly looking to reboot 'Roseanne' with focus on Sara Gilbert
Hulu, Paramount Network, TV Land and CMTall pulled the show from their networks, too. A re-reboot could help keep numerous " Roseanne " cast and crew members employed.

Step aside Trudeau, Spain’s new prime minister is nicknamed "Mr. Handsome"
Spanish Congress has just conducted a historic no-confidence vote that has removed Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy from office. Sanchez backed Rajoy on his firm line in defense of the Spanish constitution, which doesn't permit regions to break away.

Visa outage hits payments across Europe
The company wrote in a statement: 'Our goal is to ensure all Visa cards work 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Shoppers across Europe struggled to make card payments yesterday when Visa's payment systems went down.

United States changes name, commanders for Pacific combatant command
The U.S.is India's second-largest weapons supplier with almost $15 billion worth of sales over the last decade. He is tasked with bolstering the Japan-U.S. alliance and addressing China's growing maritime assertiveness.

Lakers not interested in LiAngelo Ball after pre-draft workout
Bonaventure), Tyus Battle ( Syracuse ), Devon Hall ( Virginia ), Dusan Ristic ( Arizona ) and Thomas Welsh (UCLA) in the workout. And on Tuesday, he would go through a pre-draft workout - alongside other prospects - with the Los Angeles Lakers .

Here's everything you need to know about the Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron
Moving piston engines aren't new to Technic , but it is cool to see that Lego managed to create a tiny version of the W16 engine. It has 10 radiators, takes 2.5 seconds to go from 0-62mph, and can drain its 100-litre fuel tank in nine minutes at full chat.

CDC confirms five deaths connected to E. coli-tainted lettuce
Sickness can begin three to four days after swallowing E. coli , with symptoms of diarrhea, severe stomach cramps and vomiting. That brings the total death count from the recent E. coli outbreak to five.

Chinese universities ranked among global elite
Baty said: “All UK universities have either fallen down the global pecking order this year or stayed static. While Cambridge retain the 4 position, Oxford, which had been joint-fourth a year ago , slipped to fifth.

Uber, Lyft drivers in Los Angeles struggle to prosper
Lyft said in its statement that its drivers make a median income of $25 an hour; before expenses that can run between $3 and $5. The two ride-booking companies are both based in San Francisco and now operate nationally and, in the case of Uber , worldwide.

Kim Kardashian West discusses prison reform with Trump
He was involved with the First Step Act, which plans to expand programs for prisoners and allow for more home confinement. Johnson is now serving life behind bars at the Aliceville Federal Correctional Institution in Alabama.

Facebook to pull plug on 'Trending' topics feature
Facebook introduced a feature called Trending in 2014, and you can probably guess what it did even if you never touch Facebook. The company is also funding news videos, created exclusively for Facebook by publishers it would not yet name.

Pompeo: North Korea Talks Are On the Right Track
The two men met for 45 minutes and Jo brought Clinton a letter from Kim Jong-il, the late father of North Korea's current leader. It said Kim wanted to meet Trump but didn't make any concessions or threats, as have marked his previous communications.

IOS 12 Might Include Features to Keep You Off Your Phone
Another upcoming mode lets you drop objects into an area and have them virtually remain in place after that. Even the iPad Pro with Face ID will launch later in the year and won't be announced at WWDC.

Channel 4 unveils shortlisted cities for new national headquarters outside London
Wrexham and Chester will not be the location for Channel 4's national headquarters , or creative "hub". Seven cities have been shortlisted for consideration as a National HQ or Creative Hub .

Shopping Cart Vehicle (Of Sorts) Finally Added to Fortnite
In January, Epic Games partnered up with Neowiz Games to release Fortnite in cafe-style businesses in South Korea. Meanwhile, the rivalry between two of the most popular games today has reached an entirely new level.