In the Journals

Higher levels of vitamin D may lower breast cancer risk

July 6, 2018
Vitamin D concentrations of 60 ng/mL or higher in blood plasma significantly reduced the risk for breast cancer among postmenopausal women, according…

Ban on trans fats likely to benefit public health

July 3, 2018
Increasing evidence has shown that trans fats, or partially hydrogenated oils, are associated with numerous health risks, such as CVD, coronary heart…
In the Journals

Heavy coffee drinking associated with lower mortality risk

July 2, 2018
Consuming ground, instant or decaffeinated coffee was inversely associated with all-cause mortality even in individuals who drank 8 or more cups per…

Part-time diet: Passing fad or for real?

July 2, 2018
A survey conducted by the International Food Information Council revealed that more than a third of Americans follow a specific diet plan, and about…
In the Journals

Diet may affect colon cancer outcomes

June 21, 2018
A diet with a high insulin load increased risk for colon can recurrence and mortality, according to results of a prospective, observational study…
Meeting News

Plant-based diet lowers risk for chronic diseases, weight gain, death

June 11, 2018
Several studies presented at Nutrition 2018 highlighted the health benefits of a vegetarian or primarily plant-based diet.

The findings suggest…
Meeting News

Plant-based diet may prevent obesity in middle-aged, older adults

May 31, 2018
A diet low in animal-based foods and high in plant-based foods, without strict adherence to a vegetarian or vegan diet, can potentially prevent…
In the Journals

Low-fat diet improves breast cancer survival

May 24, 2018
Women diagnosed with breast cancer while eating a low-fat diet had better OS than those who ate a usual diet, according to a secondary analysis of a…

Diet, exercise intervention improves outcomes for men undergoing androgen deprivation therapy

May 22, 2018
A personalized, group-mediated diet and exercise intervention appeared associated with improved mobility among men with prostate cancer who underwent…
Meeting News

Plant-based diets reduce CV risk

April 29, 2018
LAS VEGAS — Plant-based diets can reduce risk for CV-related events and mortality as effectively as pharmacotherapies, according to a…