How the Mediterranean Diet is Linked to Mental Health and Well-Being

presented by Monia Bullo, PhD

Numerous chronic conditions (dementia, obesity, metabolic syndrome, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease) include debilitating symptoms of inflammation, poor microbiome (gut) functioning, and cognitive impairment effecting attention and memory.  The Mediterranean Diet has been shown to improve overall health and is being used in the Predimed Plus Study to determine the beneficial effects of healthier diet and exercise on mental health.  This is important research explained in this lesson by Dr. Bullo.

Dr. Bullo teaches and completes research in the Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology of Universitat Rovira i Virgili located in Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain.

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New Brain Nutrition is the public dissemination effort of Eat2beNICE, a consortium of 18 European universities, hospitals and agencies doing research on the connections between nutrition, lifestyle and mental health. We look to attract members of the public, health professionals, and representatives of industry and government to help develop healthier lifestyles and improved mental health.

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 728018

New Brain Nutrition is a project and brand of Eat2BeNice, a consortium of 18 European University Hospitals throughout the continent.

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