From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
May 16th, 2006:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition and aging information.
May is Older American's Month
Free web conference for health care purchasers and providers: Pay for performance: Practical Guidance for Decisionmaking and the Latest Evidence.
Wall Street Journal article 04-25-06: Protecting Your Bones: New Evidence Helps Clarify the Benefits of Calcium
May is also
FDA Manuals: Managing Food Safety
National Center For Health Statistics: Health Characteristics of Adults 55 Years of Age and Over: United States, 2000-2003
University at Albany: Center for Health Workforce Studies: The Impact of the Aging Population on the Health Workforce in the United States
Cesari M, Leeuwenburgh C, Lauretani F, Onder G, Bandinelli S, Maraldi C, Guralnik JM, Pahor M, Ferrucci L. Frailty syndrome and skeletal muscle: results from the Invecchiare in Chianti study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;83:1142-8.
Di Francesco V, Zamboni M, Zoico E, Mazzali G, Dioli A, Omizzolo F, Bissoli L, Fantin F, Rizzotti P, Solerte SB, Micciolo R, Bosello O. Unbalanced serum leptin and ghrelin dynamics prolong postprandial satiety and inhibit hunger in healthy elderly: another reason for the "anorexia of aging". Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;83:1149-52.
Waijers PM, Ocke MC, van Rossum CT, Peeters PH, Bamia C, Chloptsios Y, van der Schouw YT, Slimani N, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB. Dietary patterns and survival in older Dutch women.
Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;83:1170-6.
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