3,475 results match your criteria European Journal of Nutrition [Journal]


Allyl isothiocyanate regulates lysine acetylation and methylation marks in an experimental model of malignant melanoma.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 14. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

Department of Applied Sciences, Translational Biosciences Group, Northumbria University, Ellison Building, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 8ST, UK.

Objective(s): Isothiocyanates (ITCs) are biologically active plant secondary metabolites capable of mediating various biological effects including modulation of the epigenome. Our aim was to characterize the effect of allyl isothiocyanate (AITC) on lysine acetylation and methylation marks as a potential epigenetic-induced anti-melanoma strategy.

Methods: Our malignant melanoma model consisted of (1) human (A375) and murine (B16-F10) malignant melanoma as well as of human; (2) brain (VMM1) and lymph node (Hs 294T) metastatic melanoma; (3) non-melanoma epidermoid carcinoma (A431) and (4) immortalized keratinocyte (HaCaT) cells subjected to AITC. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01925-6DOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

Dietary total antioxidant capacity and mortality from all causes, cardiovascular disease and cancer: a systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 11. Epub 2019 Feb 11.

Gerash University of Medical Sciences, Gerash, Iran.

Purpose: No conclusive information is available about the association between dietary total antioxidant capacity (DTAC) and risk of mortality. Current meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies was done to summarize available findings on the association between DTAC and risk of death from all-cause, cancer and cardiovascular diseases (CVDs).

Methods: Online databases were searched to detect relevant publications up to January 2018, using relevant keywords. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01922-9DOI Listing
February 2019

Reduced meal frequency alleviates high-fat diet-induced lipid accumulation and inflammation in adipose tissue of pigs under the circumstance of fixed feed allowance.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 12. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

School of Life Science and Engineering, Southwest University of Science and Technology, 621010, Mianyang, People's Republic of China.

Purpose: The present study was conducted to determine whether reduced meal frequency (MF) could restore high-fat diet (HFD)-modified phenotypes and microbiota under the condition of fixed feed allowance.

Methods: A total of 32 barrows with initial weight of 61.6 ± 0. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-019-01928-3
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01928-3DOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

Impact of a nudging intervention and factors associated with vegetable dish choice among European adolescents.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 9. Epub 2019 Feb 9.

Bournemouth University, Foodservice and Applied Nutrition Research Group & Health and Wellbeing, Faculty of Management, Poole, BH12 5BB, UK.

Purpose: To test the impact of a nudge strategy (dish of the day strategy) and the factors associated with vegetable dish choice, upon food selection by European adolescents in a real foodservice setting.

Methods: A cross-sectional quasi-experimental study was implemented in restaurants in four European countries: Denmark, France, Italy and United Kingdom. In total, 360 individuals aged 12-19 years were allocated into control or intervention groups, and asked to select from meat-based, fish-based, or vegetable-based meals. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01903-yDOI Listing
February 2019

An inverse association between the Mediterranean diet and bladder cancer risk: a pooled analysis of 13 cohort studies.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 8. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

Department of Complex Genetics and Epidemiology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht University, Universiteitssingel 40, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

Purpose: The role of diet in bladder carcinogenesis has yet to be established. To date most studies have investigated dietary components individually, rather than as dietary patterns, which may provide stronger evidence for any influence of diet on bladder carcinogenesis. The Mediterranean diet has been associated with many health benefits, but few studies have investigated its association with bladder cancer risk. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01907-8DOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

Seasonal variation of diet quality in a large middle-aged and elderly Dutch population-based cohort.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 8. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Purpose: Several studies have reported seasonal variation in intake of food groups and certain nutrients. However, whether this could lead to a seasonal pattern of diet quality has not been addressed. We aimed to describe the seasonality of diet quality, and to examine the contribution of the food groups included in the dietary guidelines to this seasonality. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01918-5DOI Listing
February 2019
3.467 Impact Factor

Similarities and differences of dietary and other determinants of iodine status in pregnant women from three European birth cohorts.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 8. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

Department of Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, UK.

Purpose: As a component of thyroid hormones, adequate iodine intake is essential during pregnancy for fetal neurodevelopment. Across Europe, iodine deficiency is common in pregnancy, but data are lacking on the predictors of iodine status at this life stage. We, therefore, aimed to explore determinants of iodine status during pregnancy in three European populations of differing iodine status. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01913-wDOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

Acute nicotinamide riboside supplementation improves redox homeostasis and exercise performance in old individuals: a double-blind cross-over study.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 6. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

School of Physical Education and Sport Science at Serres, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Agios Ioannis, 62110, Serres, Greece.

Purpose: Older individuals suffer from low NADH levels. We have previously shown that nicotinamide riboside [NR; a NAD(P)(H) precursor] administration impaired exercise performance in young rats. It has been suggested that supplementation of redox agents exerts ergogenic effect only in deficient individuals. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01919-4DOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

Determination of the prebiotic activity of wheat arabinogalactan peptide (AGP) using batch culture fermentation.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 6. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences, University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 226, Reading, RG6 6AP, UK.

Purpose: To test the prebiotic activity of wheat arabinogalactan-peptide (AGP), which is a soluble dietary fibre composed of arabinogalactan polysaccharide linked to a 15-residue peptide, which accounts for up to 0.4% of the dry weight of wheat flour.

Methods: The prebiotic activity of AGP prepared from white wheat flour was tested using in vitro fermentation by colonic bacteria in automated pH-controlled anaerobic stirred batch cultures and compared to fructooligosaccharide (FOS) and wheat flour arabinoxylan (AX). Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01908-7DOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

Targeting endothelial-to-mesenchymal transition: the protective role of hydroxytyrosol sulfate metabolite.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 6. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

Department of Life Sciences, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

Purpose: Endothelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EndMT) plays an important role in pathogenesis of a number of inflammatory diseases. Hydroxytyrosol (HT) and, particularly, its major plasma metabolite HT-3O sulfate (HT-3Os) are known olive oil antioxidant and anti-inflammatory polyphenols which exert benefits against vascular diseases by improving endothelial function. However, to date the HT-3Os role in EndMT is not well known. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01920-xDOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

Antioxidant and antigenotoxic activities of Ginkgo biloba L. leaf extract are retained after in vitro gastrointestinal digestive conditions.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 5. Epub 2019 Feb 5.

Department of Biology, Centre for the Research and Technology of Agro-Environmental and Biological Sciences (CITAB), University of Minho, Campus de Gualtar, 4710-057, Braga, Portugal.

Purpose: The recognized biological properties of Ginkgo biloba extracts potentiate their utilization as an ingredient for functional foods. However, the digestive conditions can affect the chemical composition of the extracts and consequently their biological properties, which can lead to food safety problems. Thus, the impact of in vitro-simulated upper gastrointestinal tract digestion on the chemical composition and bioactivity of Ginkgo biloba leaf extract (GBE) was evaluated. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01915-8DOI Listing
February 2019
2 Reads

Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D response to vitamin D supplementation in infants: a systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical intervention trials.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 5. Epub 2019 Feb 5.

Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Bethel Clinic (EvKB), 33611, Bielefeld, Germany.

Purpose: For the prevention of nutritional rickets, 400 IU vitamin D daily and circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) concentrations > 50 nmol/L are recommended, whereas the toxicity threshold is set at 250 nmol/L. We synthesized the evidence for the effect of vitamin D supplementation on incremental 25OHD in infants up to 1 year of age.

Methods: We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of intervention trials in several databases. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01912-xDOI Listing
February 2019

Relationship between sensory liking for fat, sweet or salt and cardiometabolic diseases: mediating effects of diet and weight status.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 5. Epub 2019 Feb 5.

Université Paris 13, Equipe de Recherche en Epidémiologie Nutritionnelle, Centre de Recherche en Epidémiologie et Statistiques, Inserm (U1153), Inra (U1125), Cnam, COMUE Sorbonne Paris Cité, 93017, Bobigny, France.

Purpose: Previous works have been suggested that individual sensory liking is a predictor of dietary intake and weight status, and may consequently influence development of cardiometabolic diseases (CMDs). We investigated the association between sensory liking for fat-and-salt, fat-and-sweet, sweet or salt and the onset of hypertension, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) over 6 years in adults, and the mediating effects of dietary intake and body mass index (BMI).

Methods: We examined the CMDs risk among 41,332 (for CVD and diabetes) and 37,936 (for hypertension) French adults (NutriNet-Santé cohort). Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01904-xDOI Listing
February 2019
2 Reads

Hibiscus sabdariffa L. extract prolongs lifespan and protects against amyloid-β toxicity in Caenorhabditis elegans: involvement of the FoxO and Nrf2 orthologues DAF-16 and SKN-1.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 1. Epub 2019 Feb 1.

Institute of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences, Biofunctionality of Secondary Plant Compounds, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Weinbergweg 22, 06120, Halle/Saale, Germany.

Purpose: Hibiscus sabdariffa L. is commonly used as an ingredient for herbal teas and food supplements. Several studies demonstrated the beneficial effects of Hibiscus sabdariffa L. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01894-wDOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

Adequacy of iron intakes and socio-demographic factors associated with iron intakes of Australian pre-schoolers.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Feb 1. Epub 2019 Feb 1.

Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia.

Purpose: To estimate the prevalence of inadequate iron intakes and identify socio-demographic factors associated with iron intakes of Australian children aged 2-5 years.

Methods: Data from the 2011-2012 National Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey component of the Australian Health Survey were analysed (n = 783, 2-5 years old). Dietary intake was assessed via two non-consecutive 24-h recalls. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-019-01897-7
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01897-7DOI Listing
February 2019
1 Read

The polyphenol quercetin protects from glucotoxicity depending on the aggresome in Caenorhabditis elegans.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 31. Epub 2019 Jan 31.

Interdisciplinary Research Center, Justus-Liebig-University of Giessen, 35392, Giessen, Germany.

Purpose: Impaired proteostasis, i.e., protein homeostasis, is considered as a consequence of high-glucose exposure and is associated with reduced survival. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01917-6DOI Listing
January 2019

Supplementation with dairy matrices impacts on homocysteine levels and gut microbiota composition of hyperhomocysteinemic mice.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 30. Epub 2019 Jan 30.

Research Centre for Food and Nutrition, CREA (Council for Agricultural Research and Economics), Via Ardeatina 546, 00178, Rome, Italy.

Purpose: Several studies highlighted a correlation between folic acid deficiency and high plasma homocysteine concentration, considered a risk factor for multifactorial diseases. Natural folates represent an emerging alternative strategy to supplementation with synthetic folic acid, whose effects are controversial. The present work was, therefore, performed in hyperhomocysteinemic mice to study the impact of supplementation with dairy matrices containing natural folates on plasma homocysteine levels and faecal microbiota composition. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01911-yDOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads

Microbial insight into dietary protein source affects intestinal function of pigs with intrauterine growth retardation.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 30. Epub 2019 Jan 30.

Institute of Animal Nutrition, Sichuan Agricultural University, Ya'an, Sichuan, China.

Purpose: Dietary protein, as important macronutrient, is vital for intestinal function and health status. We aimed to determine the effects of dietary protein source on growth performance and intestinal function of neonates with intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) in a pig model.

Methods: Eighteen pairs of IUGR and normal birth weight (NBW) weaned pigs were allotted to be fed starter diet containing soybean protein concentrate (SPC) or spray-dried porcine plasma (SDPP) for 2 weeks. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01910-zDOI Listing
January 2019
1 Read

Dietary changes and its psychosocial moderators during the university examination period.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 25. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, 4K3 De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Ghent, Belgium.

Purpose: Stress is thought to stimulate unhealthy dietary choices towards fat and sweet foods. Nevertheless, individual vulnerabilities might exist depending on psychological factors. We wanted to check dietary change during examination stress via a longitudinal study, while identifying risk groups via moderation by eating behavior (emotional/external/restrained), food choice motive, taste preference, reward/punishment sensitivity, impulsivity, coping strategies, sedentary behavior, social support, living in a student home and being a first-year student. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-019-01906-9
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01906-9DOI Listing
January 2019
7 Reads

Magnesium and health outcomes: an umbrella review of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of observational and intervention studies.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 25. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

Geriatric Unit, Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

Purpose: To map and grade all health outcomes associated with magnesium (Mg) intake and supplementation using an umbrella review.

Methods: Umbrella review of systematic reviews with meta-analyses of observational studies and randomized controlled trials (RCTs) using placebo/no intervention as control group. We assessed meta-analyses of observational studies based on random-effect summary effect sizes and their p values, 95% prediction intervals, heterogeneity, small-study effects and excess significance. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01905-wDOI Listing
January 2019
1 Read
3.467 Impact Factor

Dietary intake of fish, n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids, and risk of inflammatory bowel disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 24. Epub 2019 Jan 24.

Department of Community Nutrition, School of Nutritional Science and Dietetics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, P. O. Box: 1416643931, Tehran, Iran.

Purpose: Fish consumption and dietary intake of n-3 polyunsaturated acids (PUFAs) may be associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). We aimed to conduct a systematic review and summarize published articles on the association between fish consumption and dietary intake of n-3 PUFAs with the risk of IBD.

Methods: PubMed, Scopus, and Web of Science databases were used to conduct a comprehensive search and identify eligible literature published prior to January 2019. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01901-0DOI Listing
January 2019

Correction to: Mangiferin suppresses endoplasmic reticulum stress in perivascular adipose tissue and prevents insulin resistance in the endothelium.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 21. Epub 2019 Jan 21.

Jiangsu Key Laboratory of TCM Evaluation and Translational Research, Department of Pharmacology of Chinese Materia Medica, China Pharmaceutical University, 639 Longmian Road, 211198, Nanjing, China.

In the original publication of the article error has occurred in Fig. 1b. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1885-9DOI Listing
January 2019
1 Read

Calcium intake from diet and supplement use during early pregnancy: the Expect study I.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 19. Epub 2019 Jan 19.

Department of Epidemiology, CAPHRI Care and Public Health Research Institute, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

Purpose: Adequate calcium intake during pregnancy is of major importance for the health of both mother and fetus. Up to date, evidence on the prevalence of inadequate calcium intake among pregnant women is sparse for Western countries, and it is unknown to what extent inadequate dietary calcium intake is adequately balanced by supplement use. The objective of this study was to estimate calcium intake from diet and supplement use during the early pregnancy in The Netherlands. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01896-8DOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads

Vegetable diversity in relation with subclinical atherosclerosis and 15-year atherosclerotic vascular disease deaths in older adult women.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

School of Health and Medical Sciences, Edith Cowan University, 270 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup, WA, 6027, Australia.

Purpose: Increasing vegetable intake and diversity are recommended to maintain better health. Evidence for the health benefits of vegetable diversity, separate from total intake, is scarce. We aimed to investigate the associations of vegetable diversity with subclinical measures of atherosclerosis and atherosclerotic vascular disease (ASVD) mortality. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-019-01902-z
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01902-zDOI Listing
January 2019
4 Reads

Genotypes of HLA, TCF7L2, and FTO as potential modifiers of the association between sweetened beverage consumption and risk of LADA and type 2 diabetes.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

Purpose: Sweetened beverage consumption is associated with type 2 diabetes (T2D) and LADA. We investigated to what extent this association is mediated by BMI and whether it is modified by genotypes of HLA, TCF7L2 rs7903146, or FTO rs9939609.

Methods: Swedish case-control data including incident cases of LADA (n = 386) and T2D (n = 1253) with matched population-based controls (n = 1545) was used. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01893-xDOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads

Beta-carotene, telomerase activity and Alzheimer's disease in old age subjects.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 16. Epub 2019 Jan 16.

Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Institute of Gerontology and Geriatrics, University of Perugia, Piazzale Gambuli 1, 06132, Perugia, Italy.

Purpose: Advancing age represents the strongest risk factor for Alzheimer's disease (AD), and the identification of biomarkers able to define what characterizes physiological aging from AD may represent a potential starting point for novel preventive strategies. Among these biomarkers, telomeres seem to be a promising target. Interestingly, high intake of carotenoid-rich food may play a role in protecting telomeres by oxidative stress reduction. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01892-yDOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads

Prudent dietary pattern influences homocysteine level more than folate, vitamin B12, and docosahexaenoic acid: a structural equation model approach.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 16. Epub 2019 Jan 16.

Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Av. Dr. Arnaldo, 715, Sao Paulo, SP, 01246-904, Brazil.

Purpose: A structural equation model (SEM) was used to test multiple and simultaneous relationships between socio-demographic factors, dietary patterns, biochemical levels of folate, vitamin B12, docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), and its effects on homocysteine (Hcy) level.

Methods: Socio-demographic and lifestyle characteristics, blood sample, anthropometric measurements, and a food-frequency questionnaire (FFQ) were obtained from 281 individuals of ISA-Capital study (Sao Paulo, Brazil). The dietary patterns (DP) were estimated using factor analysis with principal component's estimation based on the frequency of daily intake derived from the 38-item FFQ. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1886-8DOI Listing
January 2019
2 Reads

Red meat consumption and metabolic syndrome in the Costa Rica Heart Study.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 16. Epub 2019 Jan 16.

Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA.

Purpose: Several epidemiologic investigations have found associations between the consumption of red meat and the metabolic syndrome (MetS). Very few studies have looked at populations undergoing the nutrition transition with smaller levels of red meat consumption than those in Westernized countries. In this population-based cross-sectional study, we examined the association between red meat consumption and MetS in Costa Rican adults, a population with comparably lower consumption of red meat. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01898-6DOI Listing
January 2019
4 Reads

Vitamin D supplementation increases adipokine concentrations in overweight or obese adults.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 16. Epub 2019 Jan 16.

Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation (MCHRI), School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 1, 43-51 Kanooka Grove, Clayton, Melbourne, VIC, 3168, Australia.

Purpose: Vitamin D regulates adipokine production in vitro; however, clinical trials have been inconclusive. We conducted secondary analyses of a randomized controlled trial to examine whether vitamin D supplementation improves adipokine concentrations in overweight/obese and vitamin D-deficient adults.

Methods: Sixty-five individuals with a BMI ≥ 25 kg/m and 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) ≤ 50 nmol/L were randomized to oral cholecalciferol (100,000 IU single bolus followed by 4,000 IU daily) or matching placebo for 16 weeks. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01899-5DOI Listing
January 2019
2 Reads

Food, water, energy, and macronutrient intake of non-breastfed infants and young children (0-3 years).

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 16. Epub 2019 Jan 16.

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Lille University Jeanne de Flandre Children's Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, INSERM U995, 59037, Lille, France.

Purpose: The French Nutri-Bébé 2013 study aimed to assess the nutritional intake of infants and young children in comparison with the recommendations of the 2013 European Food Safety Authority (EFSA).

Methods: This cross-sectional study enrolled a random sample of families selected according to the Quota sampling method. A 3-day dietary record was conducted and supervised by two face-to-face interviews. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-018-1883-y
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1883-yDOI Listing
January 2019
7 Reads

Chronic consumption of the dietary polyphenol chrysin attenuates metabolic disease in fructose-fed rats.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Unit of Biochemistry, Department of Biomedicine, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

Purpose: Metabolic syndrome (MS) is a major public health issue worldwide and fructose consumption has been associated with MS development. Recently, we showed that the dietary polyphenol chrysin is an effective inhibitor of fructose uptake by human intestinal epithelial cells. Therefore, our aim was to investigate if chrysin interferes with the development of MS induced by fructose in an animal model. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-019-01895-9
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-019-01895-9DOI Listing
January 2019
6 Reads

Correction to: Cheese consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease: a meta‑analysis of prospective studies.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 7. Epub 2019 Jan 7.

Department of Nutrition and Food Hygiene, School of Public Health, Soochow University, 199 Renai Road, 215123, Suzhou, China.

In the original publication, the funding and conflict of interest statements were not correct. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1884-xDOI Listing
January 2019
2 Reads

The effects of water temperature on gastric motility and energy intake in healthy young men.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 7. Epub 2019 Jan 7.

Faculty of Sport Sciences, Waseda University, 2-579-15 Mikajima, Tokorozawa, Saitama, 359-1192, Japan.

Purpose: Although immediate pre-meal water ingestion has been shown to reduce energy intake in healthy young men, no studies are available regarding potential mechanisms underlying the effect of energy intake in response to different temperatures of pre-meal water ingestion. This study examined the effects of consuming different temperatures of water on gastric motility and energy intake in healthy young men.

Methods: Eleven young men were completed three, 1-day trials in a random order. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1888-6DOI Listing
January 2019
2 Reads

Hydration, dehydration, underhydration, optimal hydration: are we barking up the wrong tree?

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 3. Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Hydration Science Lab, College of Health Solutions, Arizona State University, Arizona Biomedical Collaborate, Suite 133, 435 N 5th St, Phoenix, AZ, 85004, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-01889-zDOI Listing
January 2019
2 Reads

Breast milk interleukin-7 and thymic gland development in infancy.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 3. Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Unit, Children's Hospital, Ain Shams University, Cairo, 11566, Egypt.

Purpose: Interleukin-7 (IL-7) is known to be important for lymphocyte development. We sought to investigate the maternal breast milk IL-7 expression to explore its impact on thymus development in infants.

Methods: We conducted a prospective study on three groups of healthy infants classified into exclusively breast-fed (n = 19), formula-fed (n = 17) and mixed-fed (n = 19) infants. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-01891-5DOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads

Diet supplemented with phytochemical epigallocatechin gallate and probiotic Lactobacillus fermentum confers second generation synbiotic effects by modulating cellular immune responses and antioxidant capacity in aging mice.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 3. Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory, Food and Nutraceutical Division, CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur, 176061, India.

Purpose: In the present study, we systematically identified and evaluated a synbiotic combination of phytochemical epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) and probiotic bacteria in amelioration of immunosenescence and oxidative stress in aged mice.

Methods: Inhibitory effects of EGCG against different bacterial species were evaluated in vitro, followed by analysis to identify potential combination of EGCG and probiotic bacteria against alleviation of oxidative and inflammatory stress ex vivo. The best synbiotic combination, vis-à-vis prebiotic and probiotic supplementation alone, was then evaluated in aged Swiss albino mice for modulation of various immunological and antioxidative parameters. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-01890-6DOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads
3.467 Impact Factor

Curcuma supplementation in high-fat-fed C57BL/6 mice: no beneficial effect on lipid and glucose profile or prevention of weight gain.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 2. Epub 2019 Jan 2.

Division of Nutrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes, 3900, Monte Alegre, Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, CEP 14049-900, Brazil.

Purpose: This experimental study investigated the effects of curcuma supplementation on weight gain, Body Adiposity Index, glucose and lipid profile, and liver and pancreas histology in C57BL/6 mice fed with a high-fat diet.

Methods: 40 animals were separated into four groups: standard diet (SD), standard diet plus curcuma (SD + C), high-fat diet (HFD), and high-fat diet plus curcuma (HFD + C). Curcuma dose was 8 mg/animal/day. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-018-1887-7
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1887-7DOI Listing
January 2019
7 Reads

Supplements with purported effects on muscle mass and strength.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 2. Epub 2019 Jan 2.

Faculty of Sport Sciences, Universidad Europea De Madrid, Villaviciosa De Odón, 28670, Madrid, Spain.

Purpose: Several supplements are purported to promote muscle hypertrophy and strength gains in healthy subjects, or to prevent muscle wasting in atrophying situations (e.g., ageing or disuse periods). Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-018-1882-z
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1882-zDOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads

Dietary patterns interact with chromosome 9p21 rs1333048 polymorphism on the risk of obesity and cardiovascular risk factors in apparently healthy Tehrani adults.

Eur J Nutr 2019 Jan 2. Epub 2019 Jan 2.

Department of Community Nutrition, School of Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), P.O. Box: 14155-6117, Tehran, Iran.

Purpose: Gene-dietary patterns may contribute to determining body composition and related biochemical indices. The aim of this study was to evaluate interactions between rs1333048 polymorphism and major dietary patterns on body fat percentage, general and central obesity, and related biochemical measurements.

Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted on 265 healthy Tehrani adults with mean age of 35 years (47. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1872-1DOI Listing
January 2019
2 Reads

Effect of Vitamin A status during pregnancy on maternal anemia and newborn birth weight: results from a cohort study in the Western Brazilian Amazon.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 17. Epub 2018 Dec 17.

Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of São Paulo, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo, 715, 01246-904, São Paulo, Brazil.

Purpose: Inadequate Vitamin A (VA) status during pregnancy has been associated with maternal anemia and suboptimal newborn birth weight (BW). We assessed the effect of gestational serum retinol and β-carotene (µmol/L), in different moments during pregnancy, on maternal hemoglobin (Hb, g/L) and anemia (Hb < 110.0 g/L) at delivery, and newborn BW (kg). Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1880-1DOI Listing
December 2018
2 Reads

24-Week β-alanine ingestion does not affect muscle taurine or clinical blood parameters in healthy males.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 14. Epub 2018 Dec 14.

Applied Physiology and Nutrition Research Group, School of Physical Education and Sport, Rheumatology Division, Faculty of Medicine FMUSP, University of São Paulo, Av. Dr. Arnaldo, 455-Cerqueira César, São Paulo, SP, CEP 01246-903, Brazil.

Purpose: To investigate the effects of chronic beta-alanine (BA) supplementation on muscle taurine content, blood clinical markers and sensory side-effects.

Methods: Twenty-five healthy male participants (age 27 ± 4 years, height 1.75 ± 0. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1881-0DOI Listing
December 2018
2 Reads

The association between serum zinc level and overweight/obesity: a meta-analysis.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 12. Epub 2018 Dec 12.

Department of Epidemiology and Health Statistics, The Medical College of Qingdao University, No. 38 Dengzhou Road, Qingdao, 266021, China.

Purpose: The association between serum zinc level and overweight/obesity remains controversial. Hence, we performed a meta-analysis to summarize the relationships.

Methods: A systematic literature search was performed in PubMed, Web of Science and Embase for relevant English articles up to April 20, 2018. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1876-xDOI Listing
December 2018
2 Reads

Selenium and large artery structure and function: a 10-year prospective study.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 6. Epub 2018 Dec 6.

Hypertension in Africa Research Team (HART), North-West University, Private Bag X1290, Potchefstroom, 2522, South Africa.

Purpose: Despite selenium's beneficial effects in counteracting oxidative stress, inflammation, and vascular endothelial dysfunction, controversial results exist regarding the long-term associations between selenium and atherosclerosis, arterial stiffness, and hypertension. We investigated in normal and selenium-deficient groups (and the total group), whether serum selenium relates to measures of large artery structure and function over 10 years.

Methods: This longitudinal study included black adults from rural and urban areas in South Africa. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1875-yDOI Listing
December 2018
4 Reads

Obesity and mental health improvement following nutritional education focusing on gut microbiota composition in Japanese women: a randomised controlled trial.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 6. Epub 2018 Dec 6.

Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima, Japan.

Purpose: Gut microbiota composition was supposedly related to obesity and psychological factors. We examined the effects of a nutritional education intervention focusing on gut microbiota composition on obesity and psychological factors among obese women.

Methods: Forty-four obese Japanese women aged 40 or older were randomly assigned to either an intervention group (n = 22) or control group (n = 22). Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1873-0DOI Listing
December 2018
2 Reads

Determinants of vitamin D status in physically active elderly in the Netherlands.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 6. Epub 2018 Dec 6.

Clinical Chemistry and Haematology Laboratory, Gelderse Vallei Hospital, P.O. Box 9025, 6710 HN, Ede, The Netherlands.

Purpose: Vitamin D deficiencies are common in elderly, which increases the risk for, e.g., bone fractures. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1856-1DOI Listing
December 2018
2 Reads

A pilot dose-response study of the acute effects of haskap berry extract (Lonicera caerulea L.) on cognition, mood, and blood pressure in older adults.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 10. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6AL, UK.

Purpose: Haskap (Lonicera caerulea L. or blue honeysuckle) is a plant native to the low-lying wet areas and mountains of Siberia and northeastern Asia, but is now cultivated in Canada. The dark blue berries are rich in anthocyanins, particularly cyanidin-3-O-glucoside. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-018-1877-9
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1877-9DOI Listing
December 2018
15 Reads

Rice intake and risk of type 2 diabetes: the Singapore Chinese Health Study.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 10. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore, Singapore.

Purpose: The prevalence of type 2 diabetes (T2D) is increasing in Asian populations. White rice is a common staple food in these populations and results from several studies suggest that high white rice consumption increases T2D risk. We assessed whether rice, noodles and bread intake was associated with T2D risk in an ethnic Chinese population. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1879-7DOI Listing
December 2018
14 Reads

Coffee and tea drinking in relation to the risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 10. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon, France.

Purpose: Coffee and tea constituents have shown several anti-carcinogenic activities in cellular and animal studies, including against thyroid cancer (TC). However, epidemiological evidence is still limited and inconsistent. Therefore, we aimed to investigate this association in a large prospective study. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1874-zDOI Listing
December 2018
11 Reads

N-Acetylcysteine protects against intrauterine growth retardation-induced intestinal injury via restoring redox status and mitochondrial function in neonatal piglets.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 10. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, No. 1, Weigang Road, Nanjing, 210095, Jiangsu, People's Republic of China.

Purpose: Intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) is detrimental to the intestinal development of neonates, yet satisfactory treatment strategies remain limited. This study was, therefore, conducted using neonatal piglets as a model to investigate the potential of N-acetylcysteine (NAC) to alleviate intestinal damage caused by IUGR.

Methods: Seven normal birth weight (NBW) and fourteen IUGR neonatal male piglets were selected and then fed a basal milk diet (NBW-CON and IUGR-CON groups) or a basal milk diet supplemented with 1. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1878-8DOI Listing
December 2018
4 Reads

Three types of a high-carbohydrate diet are differently associated with cardiometabolic risk factors in Korean adults.

Eur J Nutr 2018 Dec 5. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

Major of Food Science and Nutrition, School of Human Ecology, The Catholic University of Korea, 43 Jibong-ro, Wonmi-gu, Bucheon, 14662, Republic of Korea.

Purpose: Although a high-carbohydrate diet typically shows low-fat intake, the prevalence of metabolic abnormalities in Asian countries has increased. We evaluated three types of a high-carbohydrate diet and its association with cardiometabolic risk factors in the Korean adult population.

Methods: A total of 14,438 adults (5813 men and 8625 women) who participated in the 2008-2012 Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys were selected. Read More

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00394-018-1871-2
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-018-1871-2DOI Listing
December 2018
10 Reads