January 2016

January 30

Higher compared with lower dietary protein during an energy deficit combined with intense exercise promotes greater lean mass gain and fat mass loss
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition,  doi: 10.3945/ ajcn.115.119339, January 27, 2016

Fluoroquinolone use associated with aortic aneurysm
Clinical Pharmacist, Vol 8, No 1, November 27, 2015

Treatment of vitamin D deficiency in predominantly Hispanic and Black adolescents
J Pediatr, Dec 12, 2015

Magnesium intake and risk of Type 2 diabetes meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies
Diabetes Care. 2011 Sep;34(9):2116-22.

Changes in dietary fat intake alter plasma levels of oxidized low-density lipoprotein and lipoprotein(a)
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol, March 2004

Consumption of caffeinated and artificially sweetened soft drinks is associated with risk of early menarche
Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Sep;102(3):648-54.

The Lancet and the Zika virus
The Lancet, Volume 387, No. 10016, p335–336, 23 January 2016

The NIH and the Zika virus
National Institute of Health, January 26, 2016

January 23

SAMe for osteoarthritis
www.consumerLab.com, January 19, 2016

Child develops scurvy from almond milk-based diet
By Justine Alford, IFL Science, January 20, 2016

Proton pump inhibitor use and the risk of chronic kidney disease
JAMA Intern Med, Jan 11, 2016

USDA announced it would withdraw its standard for the grass-fed meat label

Supplement industry response to PBS’s Frontline documentary “Supplements and Safety”
By Hank Schultz, www.nutraingredients-usa.com, January 20, 2016

New study shows aged garlic extract can reduce dangerous plaque buildup in arteries
Journal of Nutrition, 2016; DOI: 10.3945/jn.114.202333

Frontline documentary attacking supplements uses “expert testimony” from paid Pharma reps

Frontline documentary attacks supplements-but inadvertently demonstrates industry safety

January 16

Upending body’s daily rhythm triggers growth of fat cells
Mary Teruel, American Society for Cell Biology. December 16, 2015

Why prostate cancer is more aggressive in obese patients
Nature Communications, January 2016
Infant exposure might limit later peanut allergies
New England Journal of Medicine JWPediatric Adolesc Med, Oct 2015
Why fish intake by pregnant women improves the growth of a child’s brain
STEM CELLS, 2015; DOI: 10.1002/stem.2246
Higher fat variation of DASH diet lowers blood pressure, triglycerides
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 2015; DOI:10.3945/ajcn.115.123281
Tomatoes may trigger gout
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 2015; 16 (1) DOI: 10.1186/s12891-015-0661-8
Doctors want to cure obesity with freeze-dried fecal pills
Quartz web site, January 10, 2016;
Western diets damage gut microbiota over generations in ways hard to reverse
Nature, Volume 529, January 14, 2016

January 9

Gut microbes say when dinner’s done. Bacteria send signal to quell host’s hunger
Cell Metabolism, November 24, 2015

Effectiveness of stevia rebaudiana whole leaf extract against the various morphological forms of borrelia burgdorferi in vitro
Eur J Microbiol Immunol, November 12, 2015

Social relationships reduce the risk of poor health at each stage of life
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, January 2, 2016

Pizza packaging may be even worse for you than pizza

Relation between central obesity and cardiovascular mortality in people of normal weight 
Annals of Internal Medicine, November 10, 2015

Slightly elevated blood sugar linked to kidney damage risk
American Journal of Kidney Diseases, December 29, 2015

Can prenatal choline supplements prevent schizophrenia?
New England Journal of Medicine JW Psychiatry March 2013

Doctors can report some mentally ill patients to FBI under new gun control rule
By David Pittman,  www.politico.com, January 4, 2016

Sugar in western diets increases risk for breast cancer tumors and metastasis
Cancer Research, January 1, 2016

Cancer not just “bad luck”
Nature, December 16, 2015

Non-extractable polyphenols, a major dietary antioxidant: occurrence, metabolic fate and health effects
Nutr Res Rev, December 26, 2013

January 2

Nutrition and hearing loss: a neglected cause and global health burden
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, November 2015

Obesity and eating disorders
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, November 2015

Oral N-acetylcysteine reduces plasma homocysteine concentrations regardless of lipid or smoking status
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, November 2015

High-dose vitamin D3 in adults with pulmonary tuberculosis: a double blind randomized controlled trial
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, November 2015

Alpha-Tocopherol bioavailability is over in adults with metabolic syndrome regardless of dairy fat co-ingestion: a randomized double-blind, crossover trial
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, November 2015

Tracking of 25-hydroxyvitamin D status during pregnancy: the importance of vitamin D supplementation
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, November 2015

Carotenoids, retinol, tocopherols, and prostate cancer risk: pooled analysis of 15 studies
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, November 2015

Gut microbes trigger fat loss in response to cold temperatures
Cell Press, December 3, 2015

Rising indoor winter temperatures linked to obesity
Obesity Reviews, January 11, 2011

Anxiety could be good for you
eLife, December 29, 2015

Auto-brewery syndrome [gut fermentation syndrome]
By Sandee LaMotte, CNN,  January 1, 2016

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