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French paradox

French paradox

French paradox

French paradox

Mediterranean diet and the French paradox Two distinct biogeographic concepts for one consolidated scientific theory on the role of nutrition in coronary heart disease

The present perfective paradox in French

Temperance, Neo-Prohibition, and the French Paradox

Review: Postcolonial Paradoxes in French Caribbean Writing: Césaire, Condé, Glissant

The Mediterranean diet revisited—towards resolving the (French) paradox

Too Paradoxical for Paradoxes: The Role of the Cynics in Two Mid-Sixteenth-Century French Texts, Charles Estienne's Paradoxes and Philibert de Vienne's Le Philosophe de Court

Greening the Mainstream: Paradoxes of Antistatism and Anticonsumerism in the French Environmental Movement

Moderate alcohol consumption in social drinkers raises plasma homocysteine levels: a contradiction to the ‘French Paradox’?

The Paradox of Parallel Lives: Immigration Policy and Transnational Polygyny between Senegal and France

Bacchic Medicine. Wine and Alcohol Therapies from Napoleon to the French Paradox. Harry W Paul. Amsterdam, New York: Editions Rodopi, 2001, pp. 341, US$28, EUR 30 (PB) ISBN: 90 420 1111 4; US$75, EUR 80 (HB) ISBN: 90 420 1121 1.

Moderate alcohol consumption as a cardiovascular risk factor: the role of homocysteine and the need to re-explain the ‘French Paradox’

The paradox between the long-term decrease of egg mass size of the calanoid copepod Eurytemora affinis and its long-term constant abundance in a highly turbid estuary (Gironde estuary, France)

Harry W. Paul. Bacchic Medicine: Wine and Alcohol Therapies from Napoleon to the French Paradox. (Clio Medica, number 64.) New York: Editions Rodopi B.V. 2001. Pp. vii, 341. Cloth $75.00, paper $28.00

Scott, Malcolm. Chateaubriand: The Paradox of Change. Peter Lang. Bern, 2015. (Le Romantisme et après en France/Romanticism and after in France, volume 25). x + 262 pp. ISBN 978–3–0343–1845–7 (print). ISBN 978–3–0353–00669–9 (e-book)


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The observation that although consumption of saturated fatty acids in France is relatively high, the incidence of cardiovascular disease is lower than expected.

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