From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
May 15th, 2007:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition, physical activity, and aging information.
National Institue of Health News (NIH)
The Urban Institute
Georgia Department of Human Resources Division of Aging Services Presents
Desai J, Winter A, Young KW, Greenwood CE.Changes in type of foodservice and dining room environment preferentially benefit institutionalized seniors with low body mass indexes. J Am Diet Assoc. 2007;107:808-14.
Dube L, Paquet C, Ma Z, McKenzie DS, Kergoat MJ, Ferland G. Nutritional implications of patient-provider interactions in hospital settings: evidence from a within-subject assessment of mealtime exchanges and food intake in elderly patients. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2007;61:664-672.
Katula JA, Kritchevsky SB, Guralnik JM, Glynn NW, Pruitt L, Wallace K,Walkup MP, Hsu FC, Studenski SA, Gill TM, Groessl EJ, Wallace JM, Pahor M. Lifestyle interventions and independence for elders pilot study: recruitment and baseline characteristics. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:674–83.
Klein S, Allison DB, Heymsfield SB, Kelley DE, Leibel RL, Nonas C, Kahn R. Waist circumference and cardiometabolic risk: a consensus statement from shaping America's health: association for weight management and obesity prevention; NAASO, the Obesity Society; the American Society for Nutrition; and the American Diabetes Association. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;85:1197-1202.
Remond D, Machebeuf M, Yven C, Buffiere C, Mioche L, Mosoni L, Mirand PP. Postprandial whole-body protein metabolism after a meat meal is influenced by chewing efficiency in elderly subjects. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;85:1286-92.
Seitzman RL, Mangione CM, Cauley JA, Ensrud KE, Stone KL, Cummings SR, Hochberg MC, Hillier TA, Yu F, Coleman AL. Bone mineral density and age-related maculopathy in older women. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:740–6.
Tooze JA, Vitolins MZ, Smith SL, Arcury TA, Davis CC, Bell RA, Devellis RF, Quandt SA. High levels of low energy reporting on 24-hour recalls and three questionnaires in an elderly low-socioeconomic status population. J Nutr. 2007;137:1286-93.
Woo J, Hong A, Lau E, Lynn H. A randomised controlled trial of Tai Chi and resistance exercise on bone health, muscle strength and balance in community-living elderly people. Age Ageing. 2007;36:262-8.
Zijlstra GA, van Haastregt JC, van Eijk JT, van Rossum E, Stalenhoef PA, Kempen GI. Prevalence and correlates of fear of falling, and associated avoidance of activity in the general population of community-living older people. Age Ageing. 2007;36:304-9.
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