From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:
July 3rd, 2007:
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition, physical activity, and aging information.
Older Adult Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2005
National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity & Aging
Online Gateway to OAA Amendments of 2006. To visit the new online AoA Gateway go to: http://www.aoa.gov/oaa2006/ .
Sponsored Workshop: "Creating a Wellness & Fitness Center for Older Adults". Workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, July 17th in Chicago. For more information on registration, please view attachment.
Nursing Home Diversion Modernization Grant:
Enewsletter: July issue of Preventing Chronic Disease (PCD)
University of Florida IFAS Extension
MyPyramid for Older Adults miniposter
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension
Alix E, Berrut G, Bore M, Bouthier-Quintard F, Buia JM, Chlala A, Cledat Y, d’Orsay G, Lavigne C, Levasseur R, Mouzet JB, Ombredanne MP, Salle A, Gaillard C, Ritz P. Energy requirements in hospitalized elderly people. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:1085-9
Bourdel-Marchasson I, Biran M, Dehail P, Traissac T, Muller F, Jenn J, Raffard G, Franconi JM, Thiaudiere E. Muscle phosphocreatine post-exercise recovery rate is related to functional evaluation in hospitalized and community-living older people. J Nutr Health Aging. 2007;11:215-21.
Callahan LF, Schoster B, Hootman J, Brady T, Sally L, Donahue K, et al. Modifications to the Active Living Every Day (ALED) course for adults with arthritis. Prev Chronic Dis. 2007 Jul. Available from:www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2007/ jul/060106.htm.
Cohen M, Levin SH, Gagin R, Friedman G. Elder abuse: disparities between older people’s disclosure of abuse, evident signs of abuse, and high risk of abuse. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;[Epub ahead of print].
Diem SJ, Blackwell TL, Stone KL, Yaffe K, Cauley JA, Whooley MA, Ensrud KE; Study of Osteoporotic Fractures. Depressive symptoms and rates of bone loss at the hip in older women. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:824-31.
Diem SJ, Blackwell TL, Stone KL, Yaffe K, Haney EM, Bliziotes MM, Ensrud KE. Use of antidepressants and rates of hip bone loss in older women: the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures. Arch Intern Med. 2007;167:1240-45.
Gjesdal CG, Vollset SE, Ueland PM, Refsum H, Meyer HE, Grethe ST. Plasma homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B 12 and the risk of hip fracture: the Hordaland homocysteine study. J Bone Miner Res. 2007;22:747-56.
Hickson M, D'Souza AL, Muthu N, Rogers TR, Want S, Rajkumar C, Bulpitt CJ. Use of probiotic Lactobacillus preparation to prevent diarrhoea associated with antibiotics: randomised double blind placebo controlled trial. BMJ. 2007; [Epub ahead of print].
Kolt GS, Schofield GM, Kerse N, Garrett N, Oliver M. Effect of telephone counseling on physical activity for low-active older people in primary care: a randomized, controlled trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:986-92.
Li G, Rhew IC, Shofer JB, Kukull WA, Breitner JS, Peskind E, Bowen JD, McCormick W, Teri L, Crane PK, Larson EB. Age-varying association between blood pressure and risk of dementia in those aged 65 and older: a community-based prospective cohort study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;[Epub ahead of print].
Mahon AK, Flynn MG, Iglay HB, Stewart LK, Johnson CA, McFarlin BK, Campbell WW. Measurement of body composition changes with weight loss in postmenopausal women: comparison of methods. J Nutr Health Aging. 2007;11:203-13.
Martins D, Wolf M, Pan D, Zadshir A, Tareen N, Thadhani R, Felsenfeld A, Levine B, Mehrotra R, Norris K. Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and the serum levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in the United States: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Arch Intern Med. 2007;167:1159-65.
Mellen PB, Liese AD, Tooze JA, Vitolins MZ, Wagenknecht LE, Herrington DM. Whole-grain intake and carotid artery atherosclerosis in a multiethnic cohort: the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;85:1495-502.
Ostchega Y, Dillon CF, Hughes JP, Carroll M, Yoon S. Trends in hypertension prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control in older U.S. adults: data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1988 to 2004. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:1056-65.
Wengreen HJ, Munger RG, Corcoran CD, Zandi P, Hayden KM, Fotuhi M, Skoog I, Norton MC, Tschanz J, Breitner JC, Welsh-Bohmer KA. Antioxidant intake and cognitive function of elderly men and women: the Cache County Study. J Nutr Health Aging. 2007;11:230-7.
Wicherts IS, van Schoor NM, Boeke AJ, Visser M, Deeg DJ, Smit J, Knol DL, Lips P.
Vitamin D status predicts physical performance and its decline in older persons.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2007;92:2058-65.
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