Is Eating Out Healthy: Eating Out Linked To Higher Blood Pressure

April 16, 2015 3:12 PM

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Is Eating Out Healthy: Eating Out Linked To Higher Blood Pressure

Young people who eat out often are more likely to have high blood pressure than their counterparts who cook their own food, according to a new study in the American Journal of Hypertension.

The study, which looked at more than 500 university students in Singapore, found that one additional meal eaten away from home correlates with a more than 5% increase in the chance of having prehypertension, or slightly elevated blood pressure. Researchers explained that meals eaten out typically co...

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