March 2016

March 19

Concentrations of thiocyanate and goitrin in human plasma, their precursor concentrations in brassica vegetables, and associated potential risk of hypothyroidism
Nutr Rev. 2016 Apr;74(4):248-58.

Meta-analysis of the cognitive effects of bacopa
J Ethnopharmacol. 2014;151(1):528-535

Hyaluronic acid injections for knee osteoarthritis
J Bone Joint Surg Am Dec 16, 2015

Glucosamine plus chondroitin vs. celecoxib for knee osteoarthritis pain
Ann Rheum Dis doi:10.1136/annrheumdis-2014-206792

Scientists discover microbiome that may be responsible for make reproductive disorders
Scientific Reports6, Article number: 23027 (2016)

Sharp mind in midlife doesn’t avert Alzheimer pathology. ‘Cognitive sedentarism’ only appears to hurt APOE4 carriers
Published online before print February 24, 2016

Lumosity to pay $2million to settle FTC deceptive advertising charges for its “Brain Training” program
January 5, 2016

A star medical student feels like he made a terrible decision

DARK act is blocked-huge victory for American consumers
Food Policy Action

Dietary emulsifiers impact the mouse gut microbiota promoting colitis and metabolic syndrome
Nature 519, 92-96 (05 March 2015)

FGF21 mediates endocrine control of simple sugar intake and sweet taste preference by the liver
Cell Metabolism, Volume 23, Issue 2, 9 February 2016, Pages 335–343

What are the dangers of caramel coloring consumption?

March 12

Lipid-based diets effectively combat Alzheimer’s disease in mouse model
Current Alzheimer Research, 2015; 12 (10): 923 

Lead exposure changes microbiota, increases chance for obesity
Toxicol.Sci (2016), First published online: March 8, 2016

Why 11 N.J. cities have more lead-affected kids than Flint, Michigan
By Ben Horowitz,, February 3, 2016

Splenda gets ‘avoid’ stamp after being linked to cancer…again
Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health, March 2016

Antidepressants linked to tooth implant failure
University at Buffalo, Latifa Bairam, DDS, MS

Half of Americans’ calories come from ‘ultraprocessed’ foods
British Medical Journal, March 2016

Chondroitin supplementation helps ease osteoarthritis pain
Cochrain Database of Systemic Reviews. 2015; Issue 1

Impact of avocado-enriched diets on plasma lipoproteins: A meta-analysis
Journal of Clinical Lipidology, January-February, 2016

Meriva special curcumin extract reduces adverse effects from chemotherapy and radiotherapy
Phytother Res. March 2014; 28(3): 444-450

March 5

Astaxanthin may help control and prevent non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
The Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry, Available online 2 March 2016

Drinking coffee may protect the liver from alcohol damage
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, March 2016

Antibiotic use on farms is up, despite promises to kick the drugs
By Dan Charles,, December 11, 2015

Single dose multivitamin improves mood
Age (Dordrecht, Netherlands). 2015;37(3):9782

Long-term stress erodes memory
Journal of Neuroscience, March 2016

Sugar rush shrinks brain cell powerhouse
Cell, February 25, 2016

B12 might mean everything when it comes to brain health
PLOS One, March 2016

Sugar consumption plays greater role in heart disease than saturated fat
Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases, January 2015

Broken heart syndrome and positive emotions, too
European Heart Journal, March 2016

Researchers explore genetically-tailored diets
neurosurgery-rss Published on 2016-02-27

Researchers develop concept for new sunscreen that allows body to produce vitamin D
PLOS One, February 2016

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