June 2018

June 30

Galectin-3 and N-acetylglucosamine promote myogenesis and improve skeletal muscle function in the mdx model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
The FASEB Journal, 2018

Greater Levels of Vitamin D Associated with decreasing risk of breast cancer
Plos One, June 15, 2018

Flight attendants have a higher risk of all types of cancers, finds study
Environmental Health, June 2018

New Study Finds Saturated Fat Causes PTSD…or Does It?
Brain Behav Immun. 2018 May;70:96-117.

Just 23% of US adults get enough exercise CC reports
CNN.com, June 28, 2018

A Mediterranean-style eating pattern with lean, unprocessed red meat has cardiometabolic benefits for adults who are overweight or obese in a randomized, crossover, controlled feeding trial
Am Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Published: 13 June 2018

California bans local soda taxes in 2018 election deal
BY ALEXEI KOSEFF, The Sacramento Bee,  June 28, 2018

Long-term study finds link between antidepressants and weight gain
BMJ 2018;361:k1951

Effects of 8-hour time-restricted feeding on body weight and metabolic disease risk factors in obese adults: A pilot study.
Nutrition and Healthy Aging, 2018; 4 (4): 345

June 23

Coffee scientists find an optimal number of cups for a healthy heart
By Emma Betuel, June 21, 2018

Low dose naltrexone for induction of remission in Crohn’s disease
Parker, The Cochrane Library, Wiley Online Library

Prevalence of prescription medications with depression as a potential adverse effect among adults in the United States
JAMA, June 12, 2018

Screening for cardiovascular disease risk with electrocardiography, US preventive services task force recommendation statement
JAMA. 2018;319(22):2308-2314

It was supposed to be an unbiased study of drinking. They wanted to call it ‘Cheers’
By Roni Caryn Rabin, The NY Times, June 18, 2018

Laser pointer burns hole in boy’s retina
By Maritza Moulite,  CNN, June 20, 2018

Elderly people should take probiotics to preserve their bones
Daily Mail Online, June 22, 2018

Lactobacillus reuteri reduces bone loss in older women with low bone mineral density-a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, clinical trial
Journal of Internal Medicine, First published: 21 June 2018

Memory and brain amyloid and tau effects of a bioavailable form of curcumin in non-demented adults: a double-blind placebo-controlled 18-month trial
American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, March 2018 Volume 26, Issue 3, Pages 266-277

Goodbye to the egg-white melt-welcome back to the whole-egg omelet
Am J Clin Nutr. 2018 Jun 1;107(6):853-854

Effect of a high-egg diet on cardiometabolic risk factors in people with type 2 diabetes: the Diabetes and EGG (DIABEGG) Study-randomized weight-loss and follow-up phase
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Volume 107, Issue 6, 1 June 2018, Pages 921–931

Eating at food outlets and leisure places and “on the go” is associated with less-healthy food choices than eating at home and in school in children: cross-sectional data from the UK National Diet and Nutrition Survey Rolling Program (2008-2014)
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Volume 107, Issue 6, 1 June 2018, Pages 992–1003

June 16

Probiotics effective in reducing rehospitalization for patients with mania
Bipolar Disord April 25, 2018

Risk of burnout can be estimated by analyzing saliva samples
Scientific Reports volume 8, Article number: 9151 (2018)

Don’t put that in my heart until you’re sure it really works
By Haider Warraich, The New York Times, June 16, 2018

Stiff person syndrome

Foods combining carbs and fats more rewarding than just carbs or fats alone
Cell Press, Available online 14 June 2018

Religious affiliation linked to 4-year longevity boost
Social Psychological and Personality Science, June 2018

Marriage may protect against heart disease/stroke and associated risk of death
Heart, June 2018

Hypertension may cause dementia
Cardiovascular Research, June 2018

Cardiovascular events during world cup soccer
N Engl J Med. 2008 Jan 31;358(5):475-83

June 9

Association of efficacy of resistance exercise training with depressive symptoms meta-analysis and meta-regression analysis of randomized clinical trials
JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 Jun 1;75(6):566-576

Cancer care twice as mostly in US  vs. Canada
By Dennis Thompson, HealthDay Reporter

Herbicides in induce antibiotic resistance in common pathogens
By Janet Gulland, www.holisticprimarycare.net, November 20, 2017

Physical activity modifies genetic susceptibility to obesity in postmenopausal women
Menopause: May 14, 2018 – Volume Publish Ahead of Print – Issue – p

PQQ reduces brain aging
By Brian Parker, Life Extension

Hope for Parkinson’s patients as scientists discover taking B3 can stop nerve cells from dying off in what could be a ‘starting point’ for treatment
By JACK FLANAGAN FOR MAILONLINE,/www.dailymail.co.uk  

The benefits of middle-age fitness
By Gretchen Reynolds, The New York Times, September 5, 2012

How exercise can keep aging muscles and immune systems ‘young’
By Gretchen Reynolds, The New York Times, March 14, 2018

Tonsillectomy may worsen long-term health outcomes
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 7, 2018

June 2

Blood test superior to PSA for detecting high-grade prostate cancer
Presented at Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, May 18-21, 2018

Giving probiotics to pregnant women to avoid eczema in their babies

Adolescents’ cooking skills strongly predict future nutritional well-being
Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, April 2018

Vasomotor symptoms in women over 60
Menopause: May 7, 2018 – Volume Publish Ahead of Print – Issue – p 

Low blood level of vitamin D and low physical activity have been linked to cognitive impairment in older adults
Prev Med. 2018 May 15;113:57-61.

Walking faster could make you live longer
British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2018; 52 (12): 761 

Low-intensity vibration increases cartilage thickness in obese mice
Journal of Orthopedic Research, First published: 02 November 2017

Adjunctive low-dose DHA for major depression: An open-label pilot trial
Nutr Neurosci. 2018 Apr;21(3):224-228

Diet rich in seafood boosts libido and fertility 
By Mary Kekatos, www.daikymail.com, May 23, 2018

Antidepressants linked to weight gain
BMJ 2018;361:k1951

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