November 2014

November 29

Supplements for ecstasy

‘Normal Barbie’ comes with cellulite, acne and stretch mark
By Megan Marsden Chrisensen

The Excrement Experiment
By Emily Eakin, The New Yorker, December 2014

A changing view on saturated fatty acids and dairy: from enemy to friend
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

In this cohort, an apple a day could keep the doctor away
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

To give or not to give probiotics to preterm infants
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

Cholesterol-lowering effects of oat beta-glucan: a meta-analysis or randomized controlled trials
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

Effect of n-3 PUFA supplementation on cognition function throughout the life span from infancy to old age: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

Circulating biomarkers of dairy fat and risk of incident stroke in U.S. men and women in 2 large prospective cohorts
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

Effects of salt substitutes on blood pressure: a meta-analysis or randomized controlled trials
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

Dietary flavonoid intake at midlife and healthy aging in women
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

Benefits of probiotics on enteral nutrition in preterm neonates: a systematic review
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

Serum pentadecanoic acid (15:0). a short-term marker of dairy food intake, is inversely associated with incident type 2 diabetes and its underlying disorders
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, December 2014

Robin Williams had a disease called Lewy Body Dementia
By Joanna Rothkopf, November 13th, 2014 

Counting your blessings: How gratitude improves your health
By Bruce Campbell, CFIDS & Fibromyalgia Self-Help

Incidence of prostate cancer in hypogonadal men receiving testosterone therapy: observations from 5-year median followup of 3 registries
The Journal of Urology, November 2014

Statin use and pain in older people with cancer: A cross-sectional study
J Am Geriatr Soc, October 2014

November 22

One gram of turmeric a day could boost memory
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr., 2014;23

Home cooking a main ingredient in healthier diet
Public Health Nutrition, November 17, 2014

Colorado wants most edible marijuana banned
American Heart Association annual meeting

Runners over 65 experience less age-related physical decline
PLOS One, November 20, 2014

Blood vessel function in laboratory rats dropped by 70 percent after a half-hour of exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Higher DHEA levels may protect against coronary events
Stroke, May 23, 2013

Obesity Is Tied to Pollutants
By Nicholas Bakalar, The New York Times, November 17, 2014

Shaping the oral microbiota through intimate kissing
Microbiome Journal, November 17, 2014

The’dirty’ side of soap: Triclosan, a common antimicrobrial in person hygiene products, causes liver fibrosis and cancer in mice
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, November 17, 2014

Alzheimer’s Test Detects Disease Decade Ahead of Onset
Society of Neuroscience, November 17, 2014

November 15

Latest FDA Moves Could Stop Further Research on Supplements

Benzodiazepine use might raise risk for Alzheimer disease
British Medical Journal, September 9, 2014

High-fat diet postponing brain aging
Cell Metabolism, November 2014

High prevalence of vitamin D deficiency across the board in neuromuscular disease
American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM)

Chemical in coffee may help prevent obesity-related disease
Chlorogenic Acid Improves High Fat Diet-Induced Hepatic Steatosis and Insulin Resistance in Mice – Online First – Springer
Pharmaceutical Research, November 2014

Lab experiments question effectiveness of green coffee bean weight-loss supplements
Journal of Agriultural and Food Chemistry, June 2013

Lifestyle cancels out stress
Molecular Psychiatry, July 29, 2014

Do statins up a woman’s risk of thyroid cancer
Statin use and thyroid cancer: a population-based case–control study – Hung – 2014 – Clinical Endocrinology – Wiley Online Library
Clinical Endocrinology, November 2014

Flavonoid-rich dark chocolate positively impacts stress response
Journal of American College of Cardiology, June 2014

Higher vitamin E levels associated with lower hip fracture risk
Low serum concentrations of alpha-tocopherol are associated with increased risk of hip fracture. A NOREPOS study – Springer
Osteoporosis International, July 2014

November 8

Long-term effects of a very low-carbohydrate weight loss diet on exercise capacity and tolerance in overweight and obese adults
Journal of the American College of Nutrition, July-August 2014

Genetic studies suggest that diabetes risk is inherent in the action of statins
Lancet, September 24, 2014

Coalition to Bring Good Science to USDA Dietary Guidelines
Secretary Tom Vilsack, United States Department of Agriculture, November 2014

Omega-7 Protects Against Metabolic Syndrome
by Carol Stockton, Life Extension Magazine April 2014

Just taking breaks from being sedentary may benefit older adults
The Journals of Gerontology: Series A, online October 16, 2014

Johns Hopkins Scientists Reveals Shocking Report on Flu Vaccines
BMJ 2013;346:f3037

November 1

Dogs sniff out cancer: Health care a most above the rest

Many lovers cut prostate cancer?
Cancer Epidemiology, October 2014

Lower risk of mortality over thirteen year period in association with higher levels of vitamin D
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, September 17, 2014

Compound in chocolate found to reverse age related memory loss
Nature Neuroscience, October 26, 2014

Drinking lots of milk could be bad for your health
British Medical Journal, October 28, 2014

Secret of healthy aging discovered in ground-breaking 35 year study
Caerphilly Study

Standing on one leg may predict which 53-year-olds at risk of early death
British Medical Journal, April 29, 2014

Dangerous lawsuit threatens the few supplement health claims currently allowed
October 28, 2014

Nine weeks to a perfect diet

Effects of alcohol consumption on cognition and regional brain volumes among older adults
American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias, October 2014

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