From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
February, 28th 2007:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition, physical activity, and aging information.
March is National Nutrition Month
HHS, NIH & National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Food & Health Communications
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Broe KE, Chen TC, Weinberg J, Bischoff-Ferrari HA, Holick MF, Kiel DP. A higher dose of vitamin D reduces the risk of falls in nursing home residents: a randomized, multiple-dose study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:234-9.
Cawthon PM, Fink HA, Barrett-Connor E, Cauley JA, Dam TT, Lewis CE, Marshall LM, Orwoll ES, Cummings SR; for the osteoporotic fractures in men research group. Alcohol use, physical performance, and functional limitations in older men. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:212-20.
Greenberg JA, Dunbar CC, Schnoll R, Kokolis R, Kokolis S, Kassotis J. Caffeinated beverage intake and the risk of heart disease mortality in the elderly: a prospective analysis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;85:392-8.
Mahabir S, Baer D, Johnson LL, Roth M, Campbell W, Clevidence B, Taylor PR. Body Mass Index, percent body fat, and regional body fat distribution in relation to leptin concentrations in healthy, non-smoking postmenopausal women in a feeding study. Nutr J. 2007;6:3.
Rolland Y, Pillard F, Klapouszczak A, Reynish E, Thomas D, Andrieu S, Riviere D, Vellas B. Exercise program for nursing home residents with alzheimer's disease: a 1-year randomized, controlled trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:158-65.
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