In the Journals

Ultra-processed foods lead to overeating, weight gain

May 17, 2019
Adults without obesity who ate a diet of ultra-processed foods for 2 weeks consumed on average 500 kcal more per day and gained an average 0.9 kg vs…
In the Journals

100% fruit juice, soda linked to increased mortality

May 17, 2019
Drinking 100% fruit juices and other sugar-sweetened beverages such as soft drinks, sodas and fruit-flavored drinks was associated with increased…
In the JournalsPerspective

Salt consumption may increase lightheadedness

May 16, 2019
Higher sodium intake was associated with more frequent and severe lightheadedness in patients who followed the Dietary Approaches to Stop…
Meeting NewsPerspective

Low-fat diet reduces risk for breast cancer death among postmenopausal women

May 15, 2019
Postmenopausal women reduced their breast cancer reduced their mortality risk by adopting a
Meeting News

How to determine which foods trigger migraine

May 14, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The relationship between food and migraine exists, but the reasons for it are uncertain, a presenter at the American Academy of…
In the Journals

Vitamin D supplementation will not extend hypercalcemia in patients with kidney transplants

May 6, 2019
A small study conducted by researchers in Ireland shows use of Vitamin D supplementation among patients with a kidney transplant does not worsen…

Chef highlights role of nutrition in new diabetes documentary

May 4, 2019
A new documentary focused on the effect of the growing type 2 diabetes epidemic in minority communities in the U.S. aims to challenge the stigma…
Meeting News

Acids found in coffee, fruit and vegetables may help prevent breast cancer

May 3, 2019
Breast cancer risk after menopause may be lowered by as much as 65% by consuming more food and liquids with certain kinds of phenolic acids, some of…

How plant-based diets can benefit patients with NND-CKD

May 2, 2019
by Sara Colman Carlson, RD, CDE Today’s kidney diet is healthier than the refined and restrictive diet patients were instructed to follow 10…
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How to help patients with diabetes safely observe Ramadan

May 1, 2019
One of the most sacred traditions of Ramadan, the holiest month of the year for the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims, which begins May 6 and ends…