In the Journals

Kids without siblings engage in more unhealthy eating behaviors

November 12, 2019
Children aged younger than 8 years who did not have siblings were more likely to consume unhealthy foods and drinks than children of the same age…
Meeting News

Low-protein rice, low-phosphorus whey may improve hyperphosphatemia

November 8, 2019
WASHINGTON — For patients on hemodialysis who eat rice as a main source of calories, low-protein rice plus low-phosphorus whey can reduce…
Meeting News

Meal size advice helps parents choose healthier options for children at restaurants

November 7, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Parents may be more likely to order meals with healthier calorie counts for their children while dining at restaurants if they are…
Meeting News

Intermittent fasting research still developing, time-restricted feeding shows potential

November 7, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Among the numerous intermittent fasting strategies being pursued for weight loss, time-restricted feeding has shown particular…
In the Journals

‘Caution is necessary’ with severe energy restriction diet for postmenopausal women

October 31, 2019
Severe energy restriction with a total meal replacement diet among postmenopausal women with obesity induced greater weight loss and approximately…
In the Journals

Enteral tube feeding improves growth in children with CKD even after 2 years of age

October 30, 2019
A published study found starting enteral tube feeding after 2 years of age improved height and weight standard deviation score in pre-pubertal…

Most baby foods contain heavy metals that could affect development

October 18, 2019
Ninety-five percent of all baby foods tested by Healthy Babies Bright Futures, an alliance of organizations aimed at reducing exposure to potentially…
In the Journals

Eating more nuts each day tied to less weight gain

October 17, 2019
Eating an additional half serving of nuts each day was associated with less weight gain and a reduced risk for obesity, according to findings…
In the Journals

Mediterranean diet with behavioral support improves meal plan adherence, CV risk factors

October 15, 2019
Adults with metabolic syndrome assigned to a reduced-calorie Mediterranean diet plan with physical activity and behavioral support were more likely…

Plant-based food policy needed to stem diabetes, food insecurity

October 14, 2019
Diabetes affects 425 million people worldwide, and 1 in 2 adults remains undiagnosed, according to the International Diabetes Federation Diabetes…