Grapes may aid a bunch of heart risk factors, animal study finds

Grapes may aid a bunch of heart risk factors, animal study finds

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Dhruv Dhawan 10881502 Grapes may aid a bunch of heart risk factors, animal study finds 1. This article is based on a study that has been performed on laboratory rats to determine the effect of grapes on blood pressure and cardiovascular function. Rats with diets high in salt were given either grape powder with their diet, or a mild dosage of hydrazine, a blood pressure drug. These two samples were compared to a control in which the rats were not fed any extra supplements along with their diet. The rats that consumed grape powder as well as the rats that consumed hydrazine both had lower blood pressure than the control rat. Hydrazine, however, could not prevent the damage to the heart muscles the way the grape powder did. The rats which consumed the grape powder not only had lower blood pressure, but also better functioning of the heart, reduc- tion of inflammation within the entire body, and less damage to the heart muscles. They also had reduced cardiovascular deformities in later stages than
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