From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
August 1st, 2006:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition, physical activity, and aging information.
LaSalle Bank commissioned study finds:
Resources and Web links
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: Young at Heart, tips for older adults
American Institute for Cancer Research: Nutrition after fifty, tips and recipes
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: Food stamp information
Center for the Advancement of Health: Helping older adults make healthier choices
Bartali B, Frongillo EA, Bandinelli S, Lauretani F, Semba RD, Fried LP, Ferrucci L.
Low nutrient intake is an essential component of frailty in older persons.
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2006;61:589-93.
Chubak J, Ulrich CM, Tworoger SS, Sorensen B, Yasui Y, Irwin ML, Stanczyk FZ, Potter JD, McTiernan A. Effect of exercise on bone mineral density and lean mass in postmenopausal women. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2006;38:1236-44.
Delappe E, McGreevy C, Ni Chadhain N, Grimes H, O'brien T, Mulkerrin E. Vitamin D insufficiency in older female community-dwelling acute hospital admissions and the response to supplementation. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2006 (e-published ahead of print)
Maraldi C, Volpato S, Kritchevsky SB, Cesari M, Andresen E, Leeuwenburgh C, Harris TB, Newman AB, Kanaya A, Johnson KC, Rodondi N, Pahor M. Impact of inflammation on the relationship among alcohol consumption, mortality, and cardiac events: the health, aging, and body composition study. Arch Intern Med. 2006;166(14):1490-7.
Stewart KJ, Ouyang P, Bacher AC, Lima S, Shapiro EP. Exercise effects on cardiac size and left ventricular diastolic function: relationships to changes in fitness, fatness, blood pressure and insulin resistance. Heart 2006;92:893-8
National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity and Aging Highlights notices archive is at:
National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity and Aging website is at: http://nutritionandaging.fiu.edu
*If you would like to unsubscribe to the Listserve, please type "unsubscribe nan" in the Text area to firstname.lastname@example.org.
*If you have any comments or any suggestions about our website or notices, please e-mail us at email@example.com.