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Shifting energy intake from night to morning helps lower cholesterol

January 23, 2019
Shifting calorie and fat intake from night to earlier times in the day was associated with reductions in total cholesterol and LDL cholesterol…

Minority youth targeted by unhealthy food advertising

January 23, 2019
Companies selling fast food, candy, sugary drinks and unhealthy snacks frequently target black and Hispanic youth in their advertising efforts…
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B vitamins may benefit some patients with first-episode psychosis

January 22, 2019
Researchers found no overall benefit of adjuvant vitamin B12, B6 and folic acid on symptoms and neurocognition in first-episode psychosis, according…

How clinicians can identify, address food insecurity in older patients

January 18, 2019
Almost 8% of all U.S. households had at least one adult aged 65 years and older experience food insecurity in 2017, a number almost certain to…
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Adding dairy to Mediterranean diet may enhance cognitive function, psychological well-being

January 17, 2019
Supplementing the Mediterranean diet with dairy foods improved mood and processing speed in Australian adults aged 45 years or older who were also at…
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Vitamin D reduces COPD exacerbations

January 16, 2019
Oral vitamin D supplementation “safely and substantially” lowered the moderate/severe COPD exacerbation rates in patients with baseline…
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Higher intakes of fiber, whole grains protect against noncommunicable diseases

January 11, 2019
Consuming high amounts of dietary fiber and whole grains was associated with reduced risk for noncommunicable diseases, such as coronary heart…

High-protein diets do not affect GFR in healthy individuals

January 10, 2019
A high-protein diet likely does not adversely influence kidney function or glomerular filtration rate in healthy adults, according to recently…
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Probiotics may reduce urea in patients with non-dialysis CKD

December 31, 2018
Probiotic supplements are generally beneficial in the reduction of urea in patients with non-dialysis chronic kidney disease, whereas no evidence…
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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…