HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Highlights from the November Journal of the American Dietetic Association

The November 2005 issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic Association contains articles and research studies you may find of interest. Below is a summary of one of this month's articles. For more information or to receive a faxed copy of a Journal article, e-mail media@eatright.org.

Dietary Patterns and Chronic Disease Risk Profiles of Adult Men

Researchers at Boston University studied dietary patterns of 1,666 adult men to assess relationships between nutrient intake and chronic disease risk over a long period of time. The researchers identified five separate patterns among men and ranked them according to their "total nutritional risk":

  • Transition to heart healthy
  • Higher starch
  • Average male
  • Lower variety
  • Empty calories

The researchers emphasized that none of the dietary patterns should be considered perfect from a nutritional or health risk perspective. Their goal in studying men's nutrition intakes is to determine any correlations with overall nutritional risk and cardiovascular disease risk.

The researchers conclude that "the close associations between the dietary patterns, nutritional risk and chronic disease profiles of men emphasize the importance of targeted preventive nutrition interventions to promote health in the male population."

The authors add: "Future improvements in population health will not be accomplished until nutrition interventions demonstrate effectiveness in promoting long-term healthful dietary behavior." To achieve these goals, the researchers emphasized "the importance of identifying dietary patterns in people to more fully evaluate their associations with health and disease outcomes and to examine their roles in promoting optimal food and nutrient intake."


'"/>

Contact: Julia Dombrowski
media@eatright.org
American Dietetic Association
2-Nov-2005


Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Highlights from the July 2007 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
2. AGU Journal Highlights -- April 16, 2007
3. Highlights from the April 2007 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
4. Highlights from the January 2007 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
5. Highlights from the December 2006 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
6. Highlights from the November 2006 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
7. Highlights from the October 2006 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
8. Highlights from the September 2006 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
9. Highlights from the August 2006 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
10. Highlights from the June 2006 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
11. Highlights from the May 2006 Journal of the American Dietetic Association

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/28/2020)... (PRWEB) , ... June 25, ... ... of enterprise software solutions for biopharmaceutical R&D, today announced that it has ... developing innovative, full-length multispecific antibodies (Multiclonics®), to support their translational and clinical ...
(Date:6/23/2020)... , ... June 23, 2020 ... ... of gene-to-protein and monoclonal antibody development services, today announced that the company ... and services to the pharmaceutical, diagnostics, and research industries. The decision to ...
(Date:6/23/2020)... , ... June 23, 2020 , ... ... is pleased to announce the next event in a series of TOPIQ webinars, ... The TOPIQ series of webinars was developed in response to social distancing measures ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/28/2020)... ... 2020 , ... The Security Industry Association (SIA) and SecureIDNews ... the Women in Biometrics Awards – a globally recognized program co-founded by ... and the SIA Women in Security Forum . The honorees will be recognized ...
(Date:5/21/2020)... Prairie, MN (PRWEB) , ... May 19, 2020 , ... ... to help patients get dental implants and bone grafting through PIEZOSURGERY® technology. ... tissues. This is often used to prepare a patient for dental implants, especially when ...
(Date:5/15/2020)... FREDERICK, Md. (PRWEB) , ... ... ... a leading supplier of human mesenchymal stem/stromal cell (hMSC) working cell banks ... RoosterCollect™-EV-CC to enable streamlined and multi-format collection of hMSC-derived extracellular vesicles ...
(Date:5/15/2020)... Mass. (PRWEB) , ... May 15, 2020 , ... Sentien ... the appointment of Richard Ganz as Executive Chairman. Mr. Ganz will continue to ... years, as well as work closely with CEO Brian Miller and Sentien’s management team. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: