From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
September 1st, 2006:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition, physical activity, and aging information.
The Commonwealth Fund
Resources and Web links
Adams KF, Schatzkin A, Harris TB, Kipnis V, Mouw T, Ballard-Barbash R, Hollenbeck A, Leitzmann MF. Overweight, obesity, and mortality in a large prospective cohort of persons 50 to 71 years old. N Engl J Med. 2006 Aug 24;355:763-78.
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 Aug;60:1009-15.
Hallund J, Tetens I, Bugel S, Tholstrup T, Ferrari M, Teerlink T, Kjaer A, Wiinberg N. Daily consumption for six weeks of a lignan complex isolated from flaxseed does not affect endothelial function in healthy postmenopausal women. J Nutr. 2006 Sep;136:2314-8.
Mamhidir AG, Ljunggren G, Kihlgren M, Kihlgren A, Wimo A. Underweight, weight loss and related risk factors among older adults in sheltered housing - A swedish follow-up study. J Nutr Health Aging. 2006 Jul-Aug;10:255-62.
Moeller SM, Parekh N, Tinker L, Ritenbaugh C, Blodi B, Wallace RB, Mares JA; CAREDS Research Study Group. Associations between intermediate age-related macular degeneration and lutein and zeaxanthin in the carotenoids in age-related eye disease study (CAREDS): Ancillary study of the Women's Health Initiative. Arch Ophthalmol. 2006 Aug;124:1151-62.
Morris MC, Evans DA, Tangney CC, Bienias JL, Schneider JA, Wilson RS, Scherr PA. Dietary copper and high saturated and trans fat intakes associated with cognitive decline. Arch Neurol. 2006 Aug;63(8):1085-8.
Saxe GA, Major JM, Nguyen JY, Freeman KM, Downs TM, Salem CE. Potential attenuation of disease progression in recurrent prostate cancer with plant-based diet and stress reduction. Integr Cancer Ther. 2006 Sep;5:206-13.
Snijder MB, van Schoor NM, Pluijm SM, van Dam RM, Visser M, Lips P. Vitamin D status in relation to one-year risk of recurrent falling in older men and women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2006 Aug;91:2980-5.
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