From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
December 1 , 2005:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition and aging information.
White House Conference on Aging
December 2005 e-newsletter available
Center for Science in the Public Interest report: fruits and vegetables cause more food-borne illness than raw chicken or eggs
Food and Health Communications releases new health calendar for 2006
Abbatecola AM, Ferrucci L, Ceda G, Russo CR, Lauretani F, Bandinelli S, Barbieri M, Valenti G, Paolisso G. Insulin resistance and muscle strength in older persons. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2005;60(10):1278-82.
American Dietetic Association. Position of the American Dietetic Association: Liberalization of the diet prescription improves quality of life for older adults in long-term care. J Am Diet Assoc. 2005;105(12):1955-1965.
Greene CM, Zern TL, Wood RJ, Shrestha S, Aggarwal D, Sharman MJ, Volek JS, Fernandez ML. Maintenance of the LDL cholesterol:HDL cholesterol ratio in an elderly population given a dietary cholesterol challenge. J Nutr. 2005;135(12):2793-8.
McFarlin BK, Flynn MG, Phillips MD, Stewart LK, Timmerman KL. Chronic resistance exercise training improves natural killer cell activity in older women. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2005;60(10):1315-8.
Nicklas BJ, Mychaleckyj J, Kritchevsky S, Palla S, Lange LA, Lange EM, Messier SP, Bowden D, Pahor M. Physical function and its response to exercise: associations with cytokine gene variation in older adults with knee osteoarthritis. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2005;60(10):1292-8.
Pajala S, Era P, Koskenvuo M, Kaprio J, Alen M, Tolvanen A, Tiainen K, Rantanen T. Contribution of genetic and environmental factors to individual differences in maximal walking speed with and without second task in older women. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2005;60(10):1299-303.
Ross CM. Exercise and prostate cancer: Running from AGE? Arch Intern Med. 2005;165(21):2538.
Tikhonoff V, Casiglia E, Mazza A, Scarpa R, Thijs L, Pessina AC, Staessen JA. Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and mortality in older people. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2005;53(12):2159-2164.
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