PASTA STRUCTURE AFFECTS MASTICATION, BOLUS PROPERTIES, AND POSTPRANDIAL GLUCOSE AND INSULIN METABOLISM IN HEALTHY ADULTS

AbstractBackgroundStructure and protein-starch interactions in pasta products may be responsible for lower postprandial glycemic responses...

DIETARY INTAKE OF FATTY ACIDS AND RISK OF PANCREATIC CANCER: A CASE-CONTROL STUDY

AbstractBackgroundEpidemiological findings on dietary fat intake and risk of pancreatic cancer are inconsistent.ObjectiveThis study...

 
 
 

SEX DIFFERENCES IN EARLY CHILDHOOD GROWTH IN A RESOURCE-LIMITED SETTING: A SECONDARY ANALYSIS OF THE EARLY LIFE INTERVENTIONS IN CHILDHOOD GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT IN TANZANIA STUDY

AbstractBackgroundIn population-based growth surveys in sub-Saharan Africa, boys have higher rates of growth failure than girls.ObjectiveOur...

MATERNAL IRON STATUS IN EARLY PREGNANCY AND BLOOD PRESSURE THROUGHOUT PREGNANCY, PLACENTAL HEMODYNAMICS AND THE RISK OF GESTATIONAL HYPERTENSIVE DISORDERS

AbstractBackgroundIn non-pregnant populations, higher serum ferritin, which reflects high iron stores, is associated with an increased...

 
 
 

ANEMIA ETIOLOGY IN ETHIOPIA: ASSESSMENT OF NUTRITIONAL, INFECTIOUS DISEASE, AND OTHER RISK FACTORS IN A POPULATION-BASED CROSS-SECTIONAL SURVEY OF WOMEN, MEN, AND CHILDREN

AbstractBackgroundWhile the causes of anemia at an individual level (such as certain nutritional deficiencies, infections, and genetic...

CROSS-SECTIONAL ASSOCIATIONS BETWEEN HDL STRUCTURE OR FUNCTION, CELL MEMBRANE FATTY ACID COMPOSITION, AND INFLAMMATION IN ELDERLY ADULTS

AbstractBackgroundCell membrane fatty acid composition has been related to inflammation and cardiovascular risk. Dysregulation of HDL...

 
 
 

MILKING MIRNAS FOR ALL THEIR WORTH

USDA10.13039/100000199ARIS6250-51000-051-00DNational Institutes of Health10.13039/1000000021R03AI149201

CANNED BEANS DECREASE SERUM TOTAL AND LDL CHOLESTEROL IN ADULTS WITH ELEVATED LDL CHOLESTEROL IN A 4-WK MULTICENTER, RANDOMIZED, CROSSOVER STUDY

ABSTRACTBackgroundPractical risk reduction strategies are needed to address cardiovascular disease. Beans can decrease LDL cholesterol;...

 
 
 

A META-ANALYSIS OF RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS OF THE EFFECTS OF SOY INTAKE ON INFLAMMATORY MARKERS IN POSTMENOPAUSAL WOMEN

ABSTRACTBackgroundElevated concentrations of serum inflammatory cytokines, specifically TNF-α and IL-6, as well as C-reactive protein...

INGESTION OF FREE AMINO ACIDS COMPARED WITH AN EQUIVALENT AMOUNT OF INTACT PROTEIN RESULTS IN MORE RAPID AMINO ACID ABSORPTION AND GREATER POSTPRANDIAL PLASMA AMINO ACID AVAILABILITY WITHOUT AFFECTING MUSCLE PROTEIN SYNTHESIS RATES IN YOUNG ADULTS

ABSTRACTBackgroundThe rate of protein digestion and amino acid absorption determines the postprandial rise in circulating amino acids...

 
 
 

COMMERCIAL DEVICES PROVIDE ESTIMATES OF ENERGY BALANCE WITH VARYING DEGREES OF VALIDITY IN FREE-LIVING ADULTS

ABSTRACTBackgroundThe challenges of accurate estimation of energy intake are well-documented, with self-reported values 12%-20% below...

TASTE OF MODERN DIETS: THE IMPACT OF FOOD PROCESSING ON NUTRIENT SENSING AND DIETARY ENERGY INTAKE

ABSTRACTBackgroundBoth fresh and processed foods are available in the modern food environment where taste can signal presence of nutrients....

 
 
 

DRINKING WATER SOURCE AND INTAKE ARE ASSOCIATED WITH DISTINCT GUT MICROBIOTA SIGNATURES IN US AND UK POPULATIONS

ABSTRACTBackgroundThe microbiome of the digestive tract exerts fundamental roles in host physiology. Extrinsic factors including lifestyle...

ASSESSMENT OF DIETARY CHOLINE INTAKE, CONTRIBUTING FOOD ITEMS AND ASSOCIATIONS WITH ONE-CARBON AND LIPID METABOLITES IN MIDDLE-AGED AND ELDERLY ADULTS: THE HORDALAND HEALTH STUDY

AbstractBackgroundCholine is an essential nutrient for humans and is involved in various physiological functions. Through its metabolite...

 
 
 

CASH TRANSFER PROGRAMS ARE IMPORTANT FOR IMPROVED NUTRITION IN LOW- AND MIDDLE-INCOME COUNTRIES

Cash transfer programs are the most important social safety net in many low- and middle-income countries. Cash transfer programs provide...

REDUCED RANK REGRESSION: ILLUSTRATION OF AN IMPORTANT TOOL IN THE EVALUATION OF DIETARY PATTERNS AND CHRONIC DISEASE RISK

CLF10.13039/100002728

 
 
 

ISOORIENTIN AFFECTS MARKERS OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE VIA EFFECTS ON THE ORAL AND GUT MICROBIOTA IN APP/PS1 MICE

ABSTRACTBackgroundThere is growing evidence of strong associations between the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease and dysbiotic oral...

EXPLORING THE LINKS BETWEEN DIET AND INFLAMMATION: DAIRY FOODS AS CASE STUDIES

ABSTRACTSystemic chronic inflammation may be a contributing factor to many noncommunicable diseases, including diabetes, cardiovascular...

 
 
 

A NOVEL FERRITIN-CORE ANALOGUE IS A SAFE AND EFFECTIVE ALTERNATIVE TO ORAL FERROUS IRON FOR TREATING IRON DEFICIENCY DURING PREGNANCY IN MICE

AbstractBackgroundMany women enter pregnancy with iron stores that are insufficient to maintain maternal iron balance and support fetal...

DISPARITIES IN VITAMIN D STATUS OF NEWBORN INFANTS FROM A DIVERSE SOCIODEMOGRAPHIC POPULATION IN MONTREAL, CANADA

AbstractBackgroundVitamin D status at birth is reliant on maternal-fetal transfer of vitamin D during gestation.ObjectiveTo examine...

 
 
 



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AbstractBackgroundInteractions between polymorphisms of the melatonin receptor 1B gene and lifestyle intervention for gestational diabetes have been described. Whether these... Read more ...

Maternal caffeine intake and DNA methylation in newborn cord blood

AbstractBackgroundEpigenetic mechanisms may underlie associations between maternal caffeine consumption and adverse childhood metabolic outcomes. However, limited studies have... Read more ...