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21 May 2008

Bananas as part of a regular diet can cut the risk of death by strokes by as much as 40%

* SOURCE:
  Potassium depletion as a risk factor for stroke: Will a banana a day keep your stroke away...
  Levine and Coull Neurology.2002; 59: 302-303
   http://www.neurology.org/cgi/content/citation/59/3/302

* LEARN MORE:
   A Banana A Day Keeps the Doctor Away 
 
   Bananas: Nutrition and Recipe Information

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