From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
November 2nd , 2006:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition, physical activity, and aging information.
The Commonwealth Fund
Resources and Web links
IOM Food and Nutrition Board. The definitive summary resource about nutrient reference values: The essential guide to nutrient requirements
USDHHS and AHRQ: Guide to clinical preventive services 2006
Live Well Age Well: Live Healthy Georgia - Seniors taking charge: A community intervention report
Milbank Memorial Fund report: Public housing and supportive services for the frail elderly: A guide for housing authorities and their collaborators
Alstad T, Holmberg I, Osterberg T, Steen B, Birkhed D. Patterns of carbohydrate intake - a study of typology, associations and changes over time in an elderly Swedish population. J Nutr Health Aging. 2006 Sep-Oct;10:401-7.
Cawthon PM, Harrison SL, Barrett-Connor E, Howard A, Fink HA, Cauley JA, Lewis CE, Orwoll ES, Cummings SR. Alcohol intake and its relationship with bone mineral density, falls, and fracture risk in older men. J Am Geriatr Soc 2006 (online early)
Cournot M, Marquie JC, Ansiau D, Martinaud C, Fonds H, Ferrieres J, Ruidavets JB. Relation between body mass index and cognitive function in healthy middle-aged men and women. Neurology. 2006 Oct;67:1208-14.
Nahin RL, Fitzpatrick AL,Williamson JD, Burke GL, DeKosky ST, Furberg C. Use of herbal medicine and other dietary supplements in community-dwelling older people: baseline data from the ginkgo evaluation of memory study. J Am Geriatr Soc 2006 (online early)
Nijs KA, de Graaf C, Siebelink E, Blauw YH, Vanneste V, Kok FJ, van Staveren WA. Effect of family-style meals on energy intake and risk of malnutrition in Dutch nursing home residents: a randomized controlled trial. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2006 Sep:935-42.
Thorpe RJ Jr, Simonsick EM, Brach JS, Ayonayon H, Satterfield S, Harris TB, Garcia M, Kritchevsky SB; health, aging and body composition study. Dog ownership, walking behavior, and maintained mobility in late life. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2006 Sep;54:1419-24.
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