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An analysis of methods used to synthesize evidence and grade recommendations in food-based dietary guidelines

Phillipa Blake, Solange Durão, Celeste E Naude and Lisa Bero.

in Nutrition Reviews

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Dietetics; Popular Health; Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health. 7385 words.

Abstract

Evidence-informed guideline development methods underpinned by systematic reviews ensure that guidelines are transparently developed, free from overt...

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Birth order and number of siblings and their association with overweight and obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Fernanda Oliveira Meller, Christian Loret de Mola, Maria Cecília Formoso Assunção, Antônio Augusto Schäfer, Darren Lawrence Dahly and Fernando Celso Barros.

in Nutrition Reviews

February 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Dietetics; Popular Health; Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health. 4165 words.

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The effect of both birth order and number of siblings on overweight and/or obesity has not been...

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Breastfeeding

Felicity Savage King, Jennifer N. Nielsen and Pooja Pandey Rana.

in Nutrition for Developing Countries

October 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Dietetics. 11578 words.

This chapter explains the importance of exclusive breastfeeding for the infant’s first 6 months of life. Breast milk contains all the nutrients and water a baby needs in an easily digested...

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Buying food

Ann Burgess and Helena Pachón.

in Nutrition for Developing Countries

October 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Dietetics. 2838 words.

This chapter aims to enable readers to help households to budget, and know which local foods to buy. It does so by presenting a simple methodology to calculate the minimum weekly cost of a...

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Clinical evidence on dietary supplementation with chia seed (<i>Salvia hispanica</i> L.): a systematic review and meta-analysis

Siew Li Teoh, Nai Ming Lai, Possatorn Vanichkulpitak, Vladimir Vuksan, Hoang Ho and Nathorn Chaiyakunapruk.

in Nutrition Reviews

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Dietetics; Popular Health; Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health. 12011 words.

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Chia seed is a popular dietary supplement, taken mainly for its high content of alpha-linolenic...

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Corrigendum for “Revisiting the safety of aspartame” by Arbind Kumar Choudhary and Etheresia Pretorius <i>Nutrition Reviews</i>. 2017; 75(9): 718–730

in Nutrition Reviews

April 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Dietetics; Popular Health; Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health. 243 words.

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Corrigendum for “Systems biology of personalized nutrition.” <i>Nutrition Reviews</i> 2017; 75(8): 579–599

in Nutrition Reviews

January 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Dietetics; Popular Health; Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health. 14 words.

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Diabetes—overview and nutritional management

Chittaranjan Yajnik and Shilpa Joshi.

in Nutrition for Developing Countries

October 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Dietetics. 2591 words.

This chapter gives an overview of type 2 diabetes, and gestational diabetes and their management. It explains what diabetes and insulin resistance are, the risk factors, and the dangers....

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Effect of nutrition labels on dietary quality among college students: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Mary J Christoph and Ruopeng An.

in Nutrition Reviews

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Dietetics; Popular Health; Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health. 9864 words.

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College students are at an elevated risk of poor nutrition and eating habits.

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Effect of omega-3 fatty acids on cognition: an updated systematic review of randomized clinical trials

Oscar D Rangel-Huerta and Angel Gil.

in Nutrition Reviews

January 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Dietetics; Popular Health; Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health. 11387 words.

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The increasing number of studies on the effects of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids...

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