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Healthy weight regulation and eating disorder prevention in high school students: a universal and targeted web-based intervention.

23 April 2014

This study describes an online program – “StayingFit” - stay thin - which has two pathways, one universal, the other...

Consumption of predefined 'Nordic' dietary items in ten European countries - an investigation in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort.

22 April 2014

Adherence to a Nordic-style diet has been associated with health benefits. However, it is unclear if these benefits are...

Area Level Deprivation Is an Independent Determinant of Prevalent Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity at the National Level in Germany.

21 April 2014

Prevention programs against diabetes and obesity must take into account both individuals and environment in which they...

Maternal dietary patterns and preterm delivery: results from large prospective cohort study

16 April 2014

The purpose of this study was to analyse whether there was a link between the diet of the mother and the risk of...

Local Food Prices and Their Associations With Children’s Weight and Food Security

15 April 2014

This study focused on the analysis of data from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study-Birth Cohort including 11,700...

Nutrition and Cost Comparisons of Select Canned, Frozen, and Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

14 April 2014

Improving access and encouraging the consumption of fruit and vegetables is one of the public health recommendations...

Vegetarian Diets and Blood Pressure: A Meta-analysis ONLINE FIRST

11 April 2014

Previous studies have suggested an association between vegetarian diets and lower blood pressure (BP), but the...

Modified Mediterranean Diet Score and Cardiovascular Risk in a North American Working Population

09 April 2014

This study by the Harvard School of Public Health and the Cambridge Health Alliance, provides evidence of the health...

Age-Related Consequences of Childhood Obesity

08 April 2014

The effects of childhood obesity are irreversible. The earlier the obesity is developed, the earlier will appear the...

Can citrus ward off your risk of stroke?

07 April 2014

This study, conducted by Dr. Stéphane Vannier and colleagues from the University Hospital of Rennes involved 65 people...

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