Heart Failure Averted by Dietary Nitrate, Gut Microbe Link: U of G Research
Preventing heart failure and managing diabetes are the potential benefits of a new discovery by University of Guelph researchers.
The team has shown that nitrate – already a popular dietary supplement for athletes – can help improve cardiac health even in a state of obesity. In an intriguing finding, the study is the first to link heart-health benefits of nitrate to gastrointestinal microbes. READ MORE