Diet & Nutrition
The USPSTF has released recommendations for vitamin D and calcium supplementation for the primary prevention of fractures in community-dwelling adults.
Benefits seen in markers of cardiometabolic disease, including insulin sensitivity
Maternal diet may be correlated with certain autoimmune-associated diseases in offspring.
Individuals with gluten neuropathy experienced less peripheral neuropathic pain when adhering to strict gluten-free diets.
A high fiber diet promotes gut bacteria that helps blood glucose control in patients with type 2 diabetes.
A number of kratom-containing dietary supplements are being recalled and destroyed by the manufacturer stated the US Food and Drug Administration.
Is there a significant difference between low-fat and low-carbohydrate diets on weight loss?
An increased consumption of processed foods by 10% was associated with more than 10% increased risk for overall and breast cancers.
Severe obesity may decline in children enrolled in specialized diet programs.
The increased rate of takeout meal consumption was correlated with higher total fat intake and lower intake of vitamin C, iron, and calcium.
Caffeine and its 3 downstream metabolites may be helpful as a biomarker for Parkinson disease.
Use of folic acid or multivitamins during pregnancy is associated with a significantly reduced risk of ASD in offspring.
About 16% of infants under 4 months were fed foods other than breast milk or formula.
More than 40 diet plans across 9 categories have been ranked to help those dieting achieve healthier lifestyles in U.S News & World Report.
Intake of primary nutrients and bioactives in green leafy vegetables is associated with slower cognitive decline.
Individuals who consume hot tea daily may have a lower risk of developing glaucoma.
Cocoa, dark chocolate, and raw almonds may help improve lipid profiles in overweight individuals.
Higher BMI is associated with increased dementia risk when weight was measured more than 20 years before dementia diagnosis, but this association is reversed when BMI was assessed less than 10 years before dementia diagnosis.
Patients with irritable bowel syndrome found FODMAP more beneficial than general dietary advice
Meta-analyses suggest that drinking 3-4 cups of coffee a day has more associated health benefits than risks.
Lowest US consumption rates for fruits in vegetables found in males, young adults, and impoverished adults.
The FDA has published recommendations to prevent foodborne illnesses during the holiday season.
Weight-loss diets low in fat and saturated fat consumption, with or without added exercise, may reduce the risk for all-cause mortality in obese adults.
A study found that individuals who workout in a group have a 26% lower stress rate and improved quality of life compared to people who work out by themselves.
The meta-analysis showed that short-term probiotic supplementation reduced body weight, BMI, and fat percentage, but the effect sizes were small.
Mislabeling of herbal and dietary supplements is common, occurring in more than half of products tested.
CBGT did not prevent overweight and obese patients with type 2 diabetes from regaining weight lost during weight loss programs.
Nearly 40% of adults in the United States are now obese, raising concerns that the ever-expanding obesity epidemic will lead to sicker Americans and higher health care costs.
No significant association was observed between coffee consumption and risk of biliary tract cancer, but there was evidence of an inverse correlation between coffee consumption and liver cancer risk.
A Mediterranean diet with antioxidant supplementation contributes to improving lipid profile and insulin sensitivity parameters in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.