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Purpose: To evaluate the effect of supplementation with omega-3 sources on the fatty acid composition of human milk. Methods: The review consisted of the search for articles published in PubMed, Biblioteca Virtual de Saúde (Virtual Health Library[VHL]) and Web of Science databases using the...

Author(s)
Amaral, Y. N. di V. do; Marano, D.; Silva, L. M. L. da; Guimarães, A. C. L. D.; Moreira, M. E. L.
Publisher
Federacao Brasileira das Sociedades de Ginecologia e Obstetricia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetricia, 2017, 39, 3, pp 128-141
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Adipose tissue is a vital component of the human body, but in excess, it represents a risk to health. According to the World Health Organization, one of the main factors determining excessive body adiposity is the dietary habit. This systematic review investigated longitudinal studies that assessed ...

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Schneider, B. C.; Dumith, S. C.; Orlandi, S. P.; Assuncao, M. C. F.
Publisher
Associação Brasileira de Pós-Graduação em Saúde Coletiva, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Ciência & Saúde Coletiva, 2017, 22, 5, pp 1539-1552
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Accurate and early identification of women at risk from alcohol consumption during pregnancy allows education and support programmes to be targeted at those most in need. We aimed to conduct a systematic review to compare the efficacy of blood analysis and maternal self-report in detecting at risk...

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Howlett, H.; Abernethy, S.; Brown, N. W.; Rankin, J.; Gray, W. K.
Publisher
Elsevier Ireland, Shannon, Irish Republic
Citation
European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 2017, 213, pp 45-52
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Objective: To define the different breastfeeding interventions that promote breastfeeding exclusivity and duration in the late preterm infant and to synthesize findings from the published empirical literature on late preterm infant breastfeeding interventions. Data Sources: The databases CINAHL,...

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Cartwright, J.; Atz, T.; Newman, S.; Mueller, M.; Demirci, J. R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing, 2017, 46, 3, pp 347-356
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Purpose: Treating constipation in elderly people remains a challenge; the administration of probiotics may be a valid therapy for this problem as an alternative to traditional drug-based treatments. The objective of this systematic review was to evaluate the efficiency of probiotics in treating...

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Martínez-Martínez, M. I.; Calabuig-Tolsá, R.; Cauli, O.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2017, 71, pp 142-149
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Objective. To create a literature review between 2011 and June 1, 2015, on advances in otitis media (OM) epidemiology and diagnosis (including relevant audiology studies). Data Sources. Electronic search engines (PubMed, EMBASE, and Cochrane Library) with a predefined search strategy. Review...

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Homøe, P.; Kværner, K.; Casey, J. R.; Damoiseaux, R. A. M. J.; Dongen, T. M. A. van; Gunasekera, H.; Jensen, R. G.; Kvestad, E.; Morris, P. S.; Weinreich, H. M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 2017, 156, 4, Suppl., pp S1-S21
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Aim: Childhood obesity is a major public problem worldwide, and sleep duration may be associated with childhood obesity. We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies to estimate the associations between sleep duration and obesity/body mass index (BMI) in...

Author(s)
Li Lian; Zhang Shuang; Huang YuBei; Chen KeXin
Publisher
Wiley, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 2017, 53, 4, pp 378-385
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Objective: Omega-3 fatty acids are vital for brain and retinal maturation. It is not clear if early use of ω-3 fatty acids in the form of fish-oil lipid emulsions (FLEs) prevents retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) in preterm infants. The aim of this meta-analysis is to evaluate whether early...

Author(s)
Vayalthrikkovil, S.; Bashir, R. A.; Rabi, Y.; Amin, H.; Spence, J. M.; Robertson, H. L.; Lodha, A.
Publisher
Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc., New York, USA
Citation
American Journal of Perinatology, 2017, 34, 7, pp 705-715
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Background. Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are pervasive and multifactorial neurodevelopmental conditions, characterized by impairments in social communication and interaction, and restricted, repetitive patterns of behaviour, interests or activities. Treatment options to ameliorate symptoms of...

Author(s)
Masi, A.; Lampit, A.; DeMayo, M. M.; Glozier, N.; Hickie, I. B.; Guastella, A. J.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Psychological Medicine, 2017, 47, 7, pp 1323-1334
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Traditionally, probiotics are linked to the good health of the intestine and most clinical studies focus on that field. Evidence of oral probiotic use for ear and oral cavity disease prevention with impact on human health is limited. This work reviews existing studies and literature on ...

Author(s)
Zupancic, K.; Kriksic, V.; Kovacevic, I.; Kovacevic, D.
Publisher
Springer, New York, USA
Citation
Probiotics and Antimicrobial Proteins, 2017, 9, 2, pp 102-110

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