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Clinical Nutrition

Covering the role of nutrients in diseases including, obesity, cancer, heart disease, diabetes as well as malnutrition.

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Abstract

Self-reported measures have been used to obtain weight and height information in some epidemiological surveys. The validation of such information is necessary to guarantee data quality. This study assessed the validity of selfreported weight and height to determine weight status. Data were obtained...

Author(s)
Moreira, N. F.; Luz, V. G.; Moreira, C. C.; Pereira, R. A.; Sichieri, R.; Ferreira, M. G.; Muraro, A. P.; Rodrigues, P. R. M.
Publisher
Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública
Publication
Cadernos de Saúde Pública, 2018, 34, 5, pp e00063917
Abstract

The objective was to verify the association between built environment, contextual income, and obesity in older adults in Florianópolis, Santa Catarina State, Brazil. This was a cross-sectional study in a sample of 1,197 older people (≥60 years) evaluated in the EpiFloripa Older Adults Cohort in...

Author(s)
Araújo, C. A. H. de; Giehl, M. W. C.; Danielewicz, A. L.; Araujo, P. G. de; D'Orsi, E.; Boing, A. F.
Publisher
Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública
Publication
Cadernos de Saúde Pública, 2018, 34, 5, pp e00060217
Miscellaneous

This statement paper provides updated information on the potential benefits and risks of the timing of the introduction of foods containing peanut and hen's egg into the infant diet in the UK, addressing issues relevant to the development of peanut and hen's egg allergy. Overall benefit-risk...

Publisher
Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition
Publication
Assessing the health benefits and risks of the introduction of peanut and hen's egg into the infant diet before six months of age in the UK, 2018, pp 22 pp.
News Article

A trial expected to show that vitamin D and calcium supplements could prevent occurrence of sessile serrated adenomas or polyps (SSA/Ps) in the...

Date
March 2018
Author(s)
I. Hoskins
Event

26 - 30 June 2018 - Genoa

Venue
Genoa
Country
Italy
Contact Details
Aristea, Via Roma, 10 16121 Genova - Italy
CAB ReviewFull Text

Epidemiological and rodent studies suggest an association between vitamin D deficiency and brain disorders. To date, many mechanisms have been proposed to explain the role of vitamin D on brain function. However, no causal relationship between vitamin D deficiency and a specific brain disorder has...

Date
January 2018
Subjects
adults; brain; human diseases; trace element deficiencies; trace elements; vitamin D; vitamin D deficiency
Author(s)
Al-Amin, M. M.; Sullivan, R. K. P.; Jaeschke, K. N.; Burne, T. H. J.
AbstractFull Text

Objective: According to the monitoring results of heavy metal of cadmium (Cd) in cancer pagurus imported from Europe and comparison of the content of Cd in various parts of cancer pagurus, to evaluate the health risk of cadmium in cancer pagurus. Methods: The heavy metal of Cd in 534 batches of the...

Author(s)
Wu ChiYing; Fan Xiang; Pu Ying; Zhang RunHe; Li Chen; Shen ChenTing; Lu TengChong; Sun ShiQian
Publisher
Journal of Food Safety and Quality
Publication
Journal of Food Safety and Quality, 2018, 9, 8, pp 1960-1965

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