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Healthier side dishes at restaurants: an analysis of children's perspectives, menu content, and energy impacts.

17 September 2014

The purpose of this study, which focused on 1,178 children aged 8 to 18, was to analyse the impact of the side dishes...

Lactation Maternity Leave Duration and Full-time/Part-time Work Status Are Associated with US Mothers' Ability to Meet Breastfeeding Intentions

16 September 2014

Despite the resumption of work, many women wish to continue breastfeeding for at least three months. Return to...

Hyperlipidemic Diet Causes Loss of Olfactory Sensory Neurons, Reduces Olfactory Discrimination, and Disrupts Odor-Reversal Learning

15 September 2014

Our diet affects our health, including the olfactory sense. Researchers at the University of Florida have shown that a...

Mineral Micronutrient Content of Cultivars of Field Pea, Chickpea, Common Bean, and Lentil Grown in Saskatchewan, Canada

10 September 2014

The mineral content of pulse in Saskatchewan, Canada, was examined for magnesium, potassium, iron, zinc, manganese,...

Effects of Oral Lycopene Supplementation on Vascular Function in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease and Healthy Volunteers: A Randomised Controlled Trial

09 September 2014

The scientific justifications concerning the Mediterranean diet on the reduction of cardiovascular disease (CVD) remain...

Organic food consumption and the incidence of cancer in a large prospective study of women in the United Kingdom

08 September 2014

Organically produced foods are less likely to contain pesticide residues than conventionally produced foods. In the...

A Posteriori Dietary Patterns Are Related to Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: Findings from a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

03 September 2014

This meta-analysis focused on the possible link between diet and the risk of type 2 diabetes. The analysis of results...

Role Modeling as an Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Strategy: Effect of Parents and Teachers on Preschool Children's Healthy Lifestyle Habits.

02 September 2014

This interventional study focused on 28 child care centers. 12 in which the intervention took place (CI) and 16...

The worksite as an asset for promoting health in Europe. Final results of the MoveEurope Campaign.

01 September 2014

Non-communicable diseases (CVD, stroke, cancer, respiratory diseases, cognitive degeneration, diabetes ...) are the...

Sirtuins and Resveratrol-Derived Compounds. A Model for Understanding the Beneficial Effects of the Mediterranean Diet

27 August 2014

The protective effects of the Mediterranean diet (fruit, vegetables, grain, red wine, nuts, legumes, ...) on certain...

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