In the Journals

Micronutrient deficiencies common in celiac disease

July 13, 2019
Deficiencies in micronutrients like zinc, copper and vitamin B12 are common in patients with celiac disease, according to study results. Despite…
Meeting News

‘Little evidence’ supports chocolate as migraine trigger

July 10, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Chocolate consumption resulted in migraine in only a small number of patients, findings that contradict oft-repeated claims…
In the Journals

Eating fish may decrease colorectal cancer risk

July 9, 2019
Eating fatty or lean fish or shellfish as part of a regular diet may help decrease the risk for colorectal cancer, according to study results. Elom
In the Journals

Stress from food insecurity tied to worse glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes

July 6, 2019
A cohort of low-income Latino adults with type 2 diabetes and food insecurity had higher insulin resistance than similar adults who were considered…
In the JournalsPerspective

Early vitamin D deficiency may confer hypertension in childhood, adolescence

July 1, 2019
Low levels of vitamin D at birth or in early childhood were associated with elevated risk for high systolic BP in childhood and adolescence…
In the Journals

Sodium consumption increases GI bloating

June 28, 2019
Although patients on a high-fiber diet experience increased bloating, researchers from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine found that if they…

Recent research in migraine include links to omega-3s, fibromyalgia, marijuana, opioids

June 24, 2019
June is Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, according to the American Migraine Foundation. The condition impacts almost one in five women, one in…
Guest Commentary

Guest commentary: A new age for pediatric feeding disorder

June 19, 2019
In this guest commentary from Feeding Matters, James A. Phalen, MD, Medical Director of Feeding Matters

Obesity among children in WIC declines but still tops 10%

June 18, 2019
Obesity among children enrolled in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children, or WIC, significantly declined from…
Meeting News

DASH diet may lower risk for preeclampsia

June 14, 2019
Pregnant women who had a greater adherence to the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension, or DASH, diet were less likely to develop preeclampsia, a…