In the Journals

Saturated fat increases LDL despite red, white meat consumption

June 13, 2019
White and red meat consumption had similar effects on blood cholesterol levels in patients with high saturated fat intakes, according to data from…
Meeting News

Eating junk food hurts kids’ test scores, drinking more water helps their memory

June 12, 2019
Children who consumed sweet or salty snacks and sweetened beverages had lower standardized test scores, while kids who drank water regularly…
Meeting News

Increasing vitamin K intake may stabilize anticoagulation in patients using warfarin

June 11, 2019
Among patients with thromboembolic disease treated with warfarin, increased consumption of foods containing vitamin K may improve anticoagulant…
Meeting News

Vitamin D fails at diabetes prevention

June 11, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Adults with prediabetes who received daily vitamin D supplementation for 2.5 years were just as likely to develop type 2…
Meeting News

Suboptimal fruit, vegetable intake linked to 2.8 million heart-related deaths

June 10, 2019
Worldwide, almost 3 million CVD deaths may be linked to insufficient intakes of fruits, vegetables and legumes, according to research presented at…
Meeting News

NIH, USDA analyses show prenatal multivitamin labels incorrect, unclear

June 10, 2019
Prescription and over-the-counter prenatal multivitamin labels were often either wrong or confusing, according to two studies presented at Nutrition…
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B vitamins may lower type 2 diabetes risk, intake order may impact onset

June 10, 2019
Researchers linked consumption of vitamins B2 and B6 to a lower risk for type 2 diabetes, according to a study presented at Nutrition 2019. A second…
Feature

Addressing the vitamin D gap in children, teens

June 4, 2019
A 2018 study in Nutrients that analyzed the dietary recall of nearly 6,000 children aged 2 to 5 years reported that mean daily vitamin intake of…
In the Journals

Mediterranean diet, improved glycemic control provide combined cognitive benefits

June 3, 2019
Adults with type 2 diabetes may be able to improvements their cognitive abilities by incorporating a Mediterranean diet into their regular disease…
In the Journals

Exercise, nutrition education benefit psychiatric inpatients

May 31, 2019
Implementation of physical exercise and nutrition education in inpatient psychiatry resulted in positive changes in both psychological and physical…