In the JournalsPerspective

Fruits, vegetables, may stave off memory decline in older men

December 27, 2018
Older men who consumed high amounts of vegetables, fruits and fruit juice had significantly lower odds of scoring “moderate” or…
In the Journals

Healthy diet may reduce risk for death among patients with colorectal cancer

December 21, 2018
Individuals with colorectal cancer who followed healthy diets before and after diagnosis demonstrated a reduced risk for death from the disease or…
Meeting News

High dietary fiber linked to less inflammation, injury in dialysis patients

December 20, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Dialysis patients with end-stage renal disease who consumed high quantities of dietary fiber had less inflammation and less…

Nutrition conference speakers stress importance of carotenoids

Primary Care Optometry News, December 2018
David W. Nelson, OD, MBA; Kristin McArdle
The importance of macular pigment was a common theme at the Brain and Ocular Nutrition Conference, formerly the Macular Carotenoid Conference, held…
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Fermented dairy products may cut coronary heart disease risk in men

December 14, 2018
Men in Finland with the highest intake of fermented dairy products studied had a 27% lower risk for coronary heart disease, according to findings…
Meeting News

Emphasize patient adherence, dietary patterns in recommending diets for patients with diabetes

December 13, 2018
CHICAGO — While diets that emphasize increasing or decreasing a single nutrient class, such as high-carbohydrate or low-fat diets, are trending…
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Growing prevalence of excess body weight increasing global cancer burden

December 12, 2018
The increasing prevalence of excess body weight, which was responsible for approximately 3.9% of all cancers worldwide in 2012, is driven by multiple…

Ketogenic diet superior to standard for women with ovarian, endometrial cancers

November 29, 2018
The ketogenic diet yielded greater reductions in fat mass and serum insulin levels than the diet recommended by the American Cancer Society among…

Renal dietitians can help patients make the right choices at Thanksgiving

November 21, 2018
As patients with kidney disease prepare for Thanksgiving, DaVita Kidney Care announced the release of the Today’s Kidney Diet: Holiday
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SNAP participation may improve diabetes medication adherence

November 19, 2018
Older adults with diabetes participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, demonstrated improvements in adhering to their…