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Randomized trial: A low-fat vegan diet can reduce body weight and improve insulin sensitivity in overweight adults

2 Dec, 2020 | 07:16h | UTC

Effect of a Low-Fat Vegan Diet on Body Weight, Insulin Sensitivity, Postprandial Metabolism, and Intramyocellular and Hepatocellular Lipid Levels in Overweight Adults: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Network Open

Commentary: Plant-based diet ramps up metabolism, according to new study – Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

 


CDC Report: 9% readmitted after Covid-19 hospitalization. Risk factors were age ≥65 y, chronic medical conditions, recent hospitalization before Covid-19, and discharge to a skilled nursing facility or with home health care

17 Nov, 2020 | 09:46h | UTC

Characteristics of Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients Discharged and Experiencing Same-Hospital Readmission — United States, March–August 2020 – CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Commentary: 9 percent readmitted after index COVID-19 hospitalization – MedicalXpress AND One in 11 coronavirus patients discharged from a hospital is readmitted within two months, suggesting long-lasting effects of the infection, CDC report warns – Daily Mail

 

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#AHA20 – Randomized trial: High-dose Omega-3 fatty acids did not reduce the risk of cardiac events in patients at high cardiovascular risk

16 Nov, 2020 | 01:51h | UTC

Effect of High-Dose Omega-3 Fatty Acids vs Corn Oil on Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Patients at High Cardiovascular Risk: The STRENGTH Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA

Editorial 1: Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events: What Matters Most: the Drug, the Dose, or the Placebo?

Editorial 2: Do Omega-3 Fatty Acids Benefit Health?

Commentary: STRENGTH trial finds new fish oil medication did not reduce the risk of cardiac events – American Heart Association

 

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[Not Published Yet] #AHA20 – Randomized trial: Fish oil and vitamin D supplements not effective for preventing atrial fibrillation

16 Nov, 2020 | 01:49h | UTC

Fish oil and vitamin D supplements not effective for preventing atrial fibrillation – American Heart Association

Commentary: Fish Oil, Vitamin D Don’t Prevent A-fib: VITAL Rhythm – TCTMD

 


Global study shows poor nutrition in school years may have created a 20cm height gap across nations

9 Nov, 2020 | 01:24h | UTC

Height and body-mass index trajectories of school-aged children and adolescents from 1985 to 2019 in 200 countries and territories: a pooled analysis of 2181 population-based studies with 65 million participants – The Lancet

Commentaries: Poor diet: Children 20cm shorter as a result, analysis says – BBC AND Poor nutrition in school years may have created 20cm height gap across nations – Imperial College London

 

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[Abstract Only] Randomized trial: In patients with anorexia nervosa, a higher-calorie refeeding approach promotes earlier recovery with no increase in safety events during hospitalization

6 Nov, 2020 | 09:31h | UTC

Short-term Outcomes of the Study of Refeeding to Optimize Inpatient Gains for Patients With Anorexia Nervosa: A Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Pediatrics (link to abstract – $ for full-text0

Commentaries: Higher calorie treatment for people hospitalized with anorexia – NIH News Releases AND Higher-calorie diets for patients with anorexia nervosa shorten hospital stays – University of California – San Francisco

 

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Low carbohydrate diet: Insights from a general practice service in patients with type 2 diabetes

4 Nov, 2020 | 09:38h | UTC

Insights from a general practice service evaluation supporting a lower carbohydrate diet in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and prediabetes: a secondary analysis of routine clinic data including HbA1c, weight and prescribing over 6 years – BMJ Nutrition, Prevention & Health

 

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Social determinants of health and diabetes: A scientific review

3 Nov, 2020 | 03:07h | UTC

Social Determinants of Health and Diabetes: A Scientific Review – Diabetes Care

 


Cohort study: Dietary inflammatory potential and risk of cardiovascular disease among men and women in the U.S.

3 Nov, 2020 | 03:05h | UTC

Dietary Inflammatory Potential and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Among Men and Women in the U.S. – Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Editorial: Ideal Dietary Patterns and Foods to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease: Beware of Their Anti-Inflammatory Potential

Commentary: High Intake of Proinflammatory Foods Linked to CVD Risk – NEJM Journal Watch

 


Meta-analysis: Evidence-based prevention of Alzheimer’s disease

20 Oct, 2020 | 01:21h | UTC

Evidence-based prevention of Alzheimer’s disease: systematic review and meta-analysis of 243 observational prospective studies and 153 randomised controlled trials – Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry

Commentaries: Biggest risk factors identified to try and prevent Alzheimer’s disease – BMJ AND Systematic review finds ten lifestyle factors that clearly impact the probability of developing Alzheimer’s disease (AD) – Sharp Brains

 

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Life expectancy after bariatric surgery in the Swedish Obese Subjects Study

16 Oct, 2020 | 09:29h | UTC

Life Expectancy after Bariatric Surgery in the Swedish Obese Subjects Study – New England Journal of Medicine

Commentary: Higher average life expectancy after obesity surgery – University of Gothenburg

 

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Meta-analysis: Nonpharmacologic interventions for reducing blood pressure in adults with prehypertension to established hypertension

14 Oct, 2020 | 09:20h | UTC

Nonpharmacologic Interventions for Reducing Blood Pressure in Adults With Prehypertension to Established Hypertension – Journal of the American Heart Association

 

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Expert analysis: Very low carbohydrate and ketogenic diets and cardiometabolic risk

8 Oct, 2020 | 08:58h | UTC

Very Low Carbohydrate and Ketogenic Diets and Cardiometabolic Risk – American College of Cardiology

 


KDOQI clinical practice guideline for nutrition in CKD: 2020 update

6 Oct, 2020 | 00:08h | UTC

KDOQI Clinical Practice Guideline for Nutrition in CKD: 2020 Update – American Journal of Kidney Diseases

 


Perspective: What we know about vitamin D and Covid-19 (spoiler: not much)

4 Oct, 2020 | 23:28h | UTC

What We Know About Vitamin D and Covid-19 – Medium

 


Randomized trial: Effects of time-restricted eating in women and men with overweight and obesity

29 Sep, 2020 | 09:59h | UTC

Effects of Time-Restricted Eating on Weight Loss and Other Metabolic Parameters in Women and Men With Overweight and Obesity: The TREAT Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Internal Medicine (free for a limited period)

Commentaries: Fasting Shows No Weight-Loss Benefit Over Standard Meals in Randomized Trial – NEJM Journal Watch AND Intermittent fasting doesn’t help you lose weight, UCSF study suggests – CNBC

 


Meta-analysis: Central fatness and risk of all-cause mortality

24 Sep, 2020 | 09:19h | UTC

Central fatness and risk of all cause mortality: systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of 72 prospective cohort studies – The BMJ

 

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USPSTF draft statement: Insufficient evidence to screen for Vitamin D deficiency in asymptomatic adults

23 Sep, 2020 | 14:36h | UTC

Draft Recommendation Statement: Screening for Vitamin D Deficiency in Adults – U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

 


How good a diet is intermittent fasting?

10 Sep, 2020 | 09:30h | UTC

How Good a Diet Is Intermittent Fasting? – Scientific American

 


WHO: More than 3 billion people protected from harmful trans-fat in their food

10 Sep, 2020 | 09:25h | UTC

More than 3 billion people protected from harmful trans fat in their food – World Health Organization

Report: Countdown to 2023: WHO report on global trans-fat elimination 2020 – World Health Organization

 

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Systematic review: Reduction in saturated fat intake for cardiovascular disease

8 Sep, 2020 | 01:07h | UTC

Reduction in saturated fat intake for cardiovascular disease – Cochrane Library

Summary: Effect of cutting down on the saturated fat we eat on our risk of heart disease – Cochrane Library

 


[Abstract Only] Meta-analysis: Effect of alternate-day fasting on obesity and cardiometabolic risk

6 Sep, 2020 | 21:24h | UTC

Effect of alternate-day fasting on obesity and cardiometabolic risk: A systematic review and meta-analysis – Metabolism

Source: EvidenceAlerts

 


Meta-analysis: Clinical manifestations, risk factors, and maternal and perinatal outcomes of Covid-19 in pregnancy

2 Sep, 2020 | 09:52h | UTC

Clinical manifestations, risk factors, and maternal and perinatal outcomes of coronavirus disease 2019 in pregnancy: living systematic review and meta-analysis – The BMJ

 


Nosocomial COVID-19 infection: Examining the risk of mortality

26 Aug, 2020 | 04:04h | UTC

Nosocomial COVID-19 infection: examining the risk of mortality. The COPE-Nosocomial Study (COVID in Older PEople) – Journal of Hospital Infection

Commentary: Expert reaction to a study looking at hospital-acquired COVID-19 infections – Science Media Centre

 


Maternal caffeine consumption and pregnancy outcomes: A narrative review with implications for advice to mothers and mothers-to-be

26 Aug, 2020 | 03:56h | UTC

Maternal caffeine consumption and pregnancy outcomes: a narrative review with implications for advice to mothers and mothers-to-be – BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine

Commentaries: Caffeine consumption not safe during pregnancy, new study says. Some experts disagree – CNN AND Maternal caffeine consumption and pregnancy outcomes – MedicalResearch.com

 


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