From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
April 27th, 2007:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition, physical activity, and aging information.
Integrating Food & Nutrition Services into the US Administration on Aging's Choices for Independence : A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK for Nutritionists & Administrators in State Units on Aging & Indian Tribal Organizations
National Institue of Mental Health (NIMH)
Government Accountability Office (GAO)
New Web site designed to improve the usability and performance of www.cdc.gov
Carnethon MR, Biggs ML, Barzilay JI, Smith NL, Vaccarino V, Bertoni AG, Arnold A, Siscovick D. Longitudinal association between depressive symptoms and incident type 2 diabetes mellitus in older adults: the cardiovascular health study. Arch Intern Med. 2007;167:802-7.
de Frias CM, Bunce D, Wahlin A, Adolfsson R, Sleegers K, Cruts M, Van Broeckhoven C, Nilsson LG. Cholesterol and triglycerides moderate the effect of apolipoprotein E on memory functioning in older adults. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2007;62:112-8.
Houston DK, Cesari M, Ferrucci L, Cherubini A, Maggio D, Bartali B, Johnson MA, Schwartz GG, Kritchevsky SB. Association between vitamin D status and physical performance: the InCHIANTI study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2007;62:440-6.
Iglay HB, Thyfault JP, Apolzan JW, Campbell WW. Resistance training and dietary protein: effects on glucose tolerance and contents of skeletal muscle insulin signaling proteins in older persons. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;85:1005-13.
Mahoney JE, Shea TA, Przybelski R, Jaros L, Gangnon R, Cech S, Schwalbe A. Kenosha county falls prevention study: a randomized, controlled trial of an intermediate-intensity, community-based multifactorial falls intervention. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:489-98.
Ritz P, Prod'homme F, Berger V, Piquet M, Sallé A, Berrut G. Nutritional risk score is not sensitive enough to predict weight loss in diseased elderly subjects. J Nutr Health Aging. 2007;online early.
Simmons SF, Bertrand R, Shier V, Sweetland R, Moore TJ, Hurd DT, Schnelle JF. A preliminary evaluation of the paid feeding assistant regulation: impact on feeding assistance care process quality in nursing homes. Gerontologist. 2007;47:184-92.
Suominen MH, Hosia-Randell HMV, Muurinen S, Peiponen A, Routasalo P, Soini H, Suur-Uski I, Pitkala KH. Vitamin D and calcium supplementation among aged residents in nursing homes. J Nutr Health Aging. 2007;online early.
Yaffe K, Haan M, Blackwell T, Cherkasova E, Whitmer RA, West N. Metabolic syndrome and cognitive decline in elderly Latinos: findings from the Sacramento area Latino study of aging study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:758–62.
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