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Objective: To investigate micro-inflammatory state and protein-energy wasting (PEW) states in maintenance peritoneal dialysis (MPD) patients, then analysis of the correlation between them. Methods: Ninety-six cases of MPD patients in this Hospital were selected from March 2012 to September 2015....

Author(s)
Zhou ChangJu; Cao Juan; Zhang Xu; Yin Di; Ding Hao; Zhao CaiXia; Zhang SuoJian; Zhao Ye
Publisher
Chongqing Health Information Center, Chongqing, China
Citation
Chongqing Medicine, 2017, 46, 23, pp 3212-3215
Abstract

Many of the 36.7 million people living with HIV are also assumed to be food insecure. The implications of food insecurity in people living with HIV are significant, with food insecurity associated with an increased likelihood of tobacco, alcohol, and illicit drug use, experiences of depression or...

Author(s)
McKay, F. H.; Lippi, K.; Dunn, M.
Publisher
Springer, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Community Health, 2017, 42, 5, pp 1062-1068
Abstract

Preschoolers observe and imitate the behaviors of those who are similar to them. Therefore, peers may be role models for preschoolers' dietary intake and physical activity in childcare centers. This study examined whether peers' behaviors predict change in preschoolers' dietary intake and physical...

Author(s)
Ward, S.; BĂ©langer, M.; Donovan, D.; Boudreau, J.; Vatanparast, H.; Muhajarine, N.; Leis, A.; Humbert, M. L.; Carrier, N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Medicine, 2017, 97, pp 33-39
Abstract

One of the most important resources for drinking water is groundwater. Recently, the quality of groundwater has been endangered due to several reasons, including human activities, vast agricultural activities, and the discharge of industrial wastewater containing nitrogen (N) and heavy metals. For...

Author(s)
Rezaverdinejad, V.; Rahimi, M.
Publisher
HARD Publishing Company, Olsztyn 5, Poland
Citation
Polish Journal of Environmental Studies, 2017, 26, 5, pp 2267-2276
Abstract

Wild food constitutes a substantial part of household food consumption around the world, but rapid land use changes influence the availability of wild foods, which has implications for smallholders' food and nutrient intake. With increasing commercial agriculture and biodiversity conservation...

Author(s)
Broegaard, R. B.; Rasmussen, L. V.; Dawson, N.; Mertz, O.; Vongvisouk, T.; Grogan, K.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Forest Policy and Economics, 2017, 84, pp 92-101
Abstract

We compare changes in low birth weight and child malnutrition in 13 African countries under projected climate change versus socio-economic development scenarios. Climate scenarios are created by linking surface temperature gradients with declines in seasonal rainfall sea along with warming values...

Author(s)
Davenport, F.; Grace, K.; Funk, C.; Shukla, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Global Environmental Change, 2017, 46, pp 72-87
Abstract

Background: Uganda is experiencing a dual burden of over- and undernutrition, with overweight prevalence increasing while underweight remains common. Potential weight-related factors, particularly physical activity, sleep, and rural/urban status, are not currently well understood or commonly...

Author(s)
Christoph, M. J.; Grigsby-Toussaint, D. S.; Baingana, R.; Ntambi, J. M.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Annals of Global Health, 2017, 83, 2, pp 311-319
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Background: Haiti has the worst malnutrition rate in the Western hemisphere. In October 2010, a cholera epidemic erupted and spread rapidly throughout the country, straining Haiti's already fragile health infrastructure across all levels of care. This study reviews data from an outpatient...

Author(s)
Cuneo, C. N.; Dansereau, E.; Habib, A. R.; Davies, M.; Ware, S.; Kornetsky, K.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Annals of Global Health, 2017, 83, 2, pp 300-310
Abstract

Fetal programming describes the process by which environmental stimuli impact fetal development to influence disease development later in life. Our analysis summarizes evidence for the role of fetal programming in eating disorder etiology through review of studies demonstrating specific obstetric...

Author(s)
Jones, C.; Pearce, B.; Barrera, I.; Mummert, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Theoretical Biology, 2017, 428, pp 26-33
Abstract

Background & aims: Nutritional interventions for malnutrition in cancer patients can be helpful. However, concise intervention recommendations remain controversial. Thus, the aim of this study was to report on a nutrition intervention conducted by a multidisciplinary team of specialist nurses and...

Author(s)
Lin JinXiang; Chen XiangWei; Chen ZhanHong; Huang XiuYan; Yang JinJie; Xing YanFang; Yin LiangHong; Li Xing; Wu XiangYuan
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., Hagerstown, USA
Citation
Medicine (Baltimore), 2017, 96, 26, pp e7373

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