Understand the Global Burden of Disease Study on the Health Risks of Diet in Under 5 Minutes

An English Proverb gets credit for the phrase “Don’t dig your grave with your knive and fork”. Is this possible? Do diet choices really influence the risk of death? We need to turn to new data from the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) study to evaluate this question. But what is the GBD?

Global Burden of Disease

The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) endeavors to measure disability and death from a multitude of causes worldwide. It has…