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WHEN SHOULD UNIVERSAL DISTRIBUTION OF PERIODIC HIGH-DOSE VITAMIN A TO CHILDREN CEASE?

Vitamin A deficiency results in night blindness; continued and severe deficiency leads to more serious forms of xerophthalmia, including...

VITAMIN A DEFICIENCY HAS DECLINED IN MALAWI, BUT WITH EVIDENCE OF ELEVATED VITAMIN A IN CHILDREN

ABSTRACTBackgroundReduction of vitamin A deficiency in Malawi coincided with introduction of vitamin A-fortified staple foods, alongside...

 
 
 

DISTRIBUTION AND METABOLISM OF -RESVERATROL IN HUMAN PROSTATE TISSUE AFTER ORAL ADMINISTRATION OF A “DIETARY-ACHIEVABLE” OR “PHARMACOLOGICAL” DOSE: WHAT ARE THE IMPLICATIONS FOR ANTICANCER ACTIVITY?

ABSTRACTBackgroundThe dietary polyphenol resveratrol prevents various malignancies in preclinical models, including prostate cancer....

VITAMIN A-FORTIFIED RICE INCREASES TOTAL BODY VITAMIN A STORES IN LACTATING THAI WOMEN MEASURED BY RETINOL ISOTOPE DILUTION: A DOUBLE-BLIND, RANDOMIZED, CONTROLLED TRIAL

ABSTRACTBackgroundLactating women are at increased risk for vitamin A deficiency due to demands for breast milk content and limited...

 
 
 

IMAGING AS PREDICTOR OF CLINICAL RESPONSE TO TEDUGLUTIDE IN ADULT PATIENTS WITH SHORT BOWEL SYNDROME WITH CHRONIC INTESTINAL FAILURE

ABSTRACTBackgroundTeduglutide is a glucagon-like peptide 2 analogue approved in patients with short bowel syndrome with chronic intestinal...

Ω-3 ETHYL ESTER RESULTS IN BETTER COGNITIVE FUNCTION AT 12 AND 30 MONTHS THAN CONTROL IN COGNITIVELY HEALTHY SUBJECTS WITH CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE: A SECONDARY ANALYSIS OF A RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL

ABSTRACTBackgroundOmega-3 fatty acids have shown benefit in cognitively impaired subjects, but the effect on cognitively healthy older...

 
 
 

IMPACT OF HIGH-DOSE FOLIC ACID SUPPLEMENTATION IN PREGNANCY ON BIOMARKERS OF FOLATE STATUS AND 1-CARBON METABOLISM: AN ANCILLARY STUDY OF THE FOLIC ACID CLINICAL TRIAL

ABSTRACTBackgroundPericonceptional folic acid supplementation is recommended to prevent the occurrence of neural tube defects. Currently,...

THE CARBON ISOTOPE RATIOS OF NONESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS IDENTIFY SUGAR-SWEETENED BEVERAGE CONSUMERS IN A 12-WK INPATIENT FEEDING STUDY OF 32 MEN WITH VARYING SSB AND MEAT EXPOSURES

ABSTRACTBackgroundThe carbon isotope ratios of individual amino acids may provide more sensitive and specific biomarkers of sugar-sweetened...

 
 
 

PROBIOTIC STOOL SECRETORY IMMUNOGLOBULIN A MODULATION IN CHILDREN WITH GASTROENTERITIS: A RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL

ABSTRACTBackgroundWe previously conducted the Probiotic Regimen for Outpatient Gastroenteritis Utility of Treatment study, which identified...

FIVE-COLOR NUTRI-SCORE LABELING AND MORTALITY RISK IN A NATIONWIDE, POPULATION-BASED COHORT IN SPAIN: THE STUDY ON NUTRITION AND CARDIOVASCULAR RISK IN SPAIN

ABSTRACTBackgroundThe 5-color Nutri-Score front-of-package labeling system classifies products according to their nutritional quality,...

 
 
 

DIET AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY DURING THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 LOCKDOWN : RESULTS FROM THE FRENCH NUTRINET-SANTÉ COHORT STUDY

ABSTRACTBackgroundSince December 2019, coronavirus disease 2019 has been spreading steadily, resulting in overwhelmed health-care systems...

POTENTIAL IMPACT OF GRADUAL REDUCTION OF FAT CONTENT IN MANUFACTURED AND OUT-OF-HOME FOOD ON OBESITY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM: A MODELING STUDY

ABSTRACTBackgroundManufactured and out-of-home foods contribute to excessive calories and have a critical role in fueling the obesity...

 
 
 

TOTAL ESTIMATED USUAL NUTRIENT INTAKE AND NUTRIENT STATUS BIOMARKERS IN WOMEN OF CHILDBEARING AGE AND WOMEN OF MENOPAUSAL AGE

ABSTRACTBackgroundWomen of childbearing age and women of menopausal age have distinct nutritional needs. Understanding nutrient intake...

CIRCULATING B-VITAMIN BIOMARKERS AND B-VITAMIN SUPPLEMENT USE IN RELATION TO QUALITY OF LIFE IN PATIENTS WITH COLORECTAL CANCER: RESULTS FROM THE FOCUS CONSORTIUM

ABSTRACTBackgroundB vitamins have been associated with the risk and progression of colorectal cancer , given their central roles in...

 
 
 

PRECONCEPTION MICRONUTRIENT SUPPLEMENTATION POSITIVELY AFFECTS CHILD INTELLECTUAL FUNCTIONING AT 6 Y OF AGE: A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL IN VIETNAM

ABSTRACTBackgroundAlthough there is growing evidence on the role of preconception nutrition for birth outcomes, very few studies have...

SHORT INTERPREGNANCY INTERVALS AND RISKS FOR BIRTH DEFECTS: SUPPORT FOR THE NUTRITIONAL DEPLETION HYPOTHESIS

ABSTRACTBackgroundResearch suggests short interpregnancy intervals increase risks for adverse perinatal outcomes, including some birth...

 
 
 

BIOMARKERS OF ENVIRONMENTAL ENTERIC DYSFUNCTION ARE DIFFERENTLY ASSOCIATED WITH RECOVERY AND GROWTH AMONG CHILDREN WITH MODERATE ACUTE MALNUTRITION IN SIERRA LEONE

ABSTRACTBackgroundEnvironmental enteric dysfunction may influence growth during and recovery from moderate acute malnutrition , however,...

GROWTH IN THE FIRST 1000 DAYS LAYS THE FOUNDATION FOR HUMAN CAPITAL FORMATION

Two articles in this issue of the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition demonstrate that performance on standardized intelligence...

 
 
 

EFFECTS OF DIETARY MACRONUTRIENTS ON SERUM URATE: RESULTS FROM THE OMNIHEART TRIAL

ABSTRACTBackgroundDietary recommendations to prevent gout emphasize a low-purine diet. Recent evidence suggests that the Dietary Approaches...

HEALTHY DIETARY PATTERNS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH LOWER CONCENTRATIONS OF GROWTH DIFFERENTIATION FACTOR 15 IN OLDER ADULTS

ABSTRACTBackgroundGrowth differentiation factor 15 is a biomarker for aging and chronic disease burden that may capture the anti-inflammatory...

 
 
 



Britney Spears Hops On Viral Trend And Hilariously Dances To ‘Toxic'

Britney Spears Hops On Viral Trend And Hilariously Dances To ‘Toxic'

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Victory on the Mat: New Doc Shows Heaven Fitch Breaking Barriers For Women...

Victory on the Mat: New Doc Shows Heaven Fitch Breaking Barriers For Women in High School Wrestling

Heaven Fitch likes to bake - it's one of her hobbies - but on the wrestling mat, she turns the heat up extra high. At 16 last year, Fitch became the first woman wrestler to win... Read more ...

Big Paychecks Pay Off in Self-Confidence

Big Paychecks Pay Off in Self-Confidence

Can money buy you happiness? A new study suggests it's linked to greater feelings of confidence and pride. Read more ...

Readers Listen When Posts Are Flagged 'Unverified'

Readers Listen When Posts Are Flagged 'Unverified'

Readers pay attention when social media sites label an article as "unverified" or "suspicious," a new study suggests. Read more ...

Regular physical activity reduces risk for type 2 diabetes, independent of...

Adults who routinely engage in a high level of physical activity may be able to reduce their risk for developing type 2 diabetes, even in areas with high air pollution... Read more ...

Estradiol levels higher with injection vs oral, transdermal HT for...

Intramuscular injections resulted in higher levels of estradiol than oral and transdermal routes for transgender women, whereas all hormone therapy routes result in similar... Read more ...

Try Not To Completely Melt Watching Anderson Cooper Read To His Son

This video of Anderson Cooper reading a book to his son might be is definitely the cutest thing on the internet today Is there anything better on the internet in the last year... Read more ...

The WandaVision Finale Post-Credits Scene Could Set Up the Young Avengers

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100 Burpee Challenge Workout

100 Burpee Challenge Workout

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8 Tips For Cleaning Your Grill

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