Volume 16Issue 1
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The role of nutrition in the prevention of coronary heart disease in women of the developed world

Author : Christine M Greene and Maria Luz Fernandez
Keyword : coronary heart disease, primary risk factors, nutrition, women, lifestyle, developed countries

Gender and socio-economic differences in BMI of secondary high school students in Ho Chi Minh City

Author : Hong K. Tang, Michael J. Dibley, David Sibbritt and Hanh M.T. Tran
Keyword : Obesity, body mass index, anthropometry, adolescent, Vietnam

Intervention with traditional food as a major source of energy, protein, iron, vitamin C and vitamin A for rural Dalit mothers and young children in Andhra Pradesh, South India

Author : Martina Schmid, Buduru Salomeyesudas, Periyapatna Satheesh, James Hanley and Harriet Kuhnlein
Keyword : food-based intervention, malnutrition, India, Indigenous Peoples, Dalit

Impact of vitamin A supplementation on health status and absenteeism of school children in Sri Lanka

Author : Sanath Thushara Chamakara Mahawithanage, Kannangara Koralalage Nalin Priyadarshana Kannangara, Renu Wickremasinghe, Udumalagala Gamage Chandrika, Errol R Jansz, Nadira Darshani Karunaweera and Ananda Rajitha Wickremasinghe
Keyword : Vitamin A supplementation, health status, school absenteeism, school children, Sri Lanka

Oral vitamin B12 supplementation reduces plasma total homocysteine concentration in women in India

Author : Chittaranjan S Yajnik, Himangi G Lubree, Nileema V Thuse, Lalita V Ramdas, Swapna S Deshpande, Vaishali U Deshpande, Jyoti A Deshpande, Bhagyashree S Uradey, Anjali A Ganpule, Sadanand S Naik, Niranjan P Joshi, Hannah Farrant and Helga Refsum
Keyword : vitamin B12, total homocysteine, folate, supplementation, India

Metabolic fate of intravenously administered N-acetylneuraminic acid-6-14C in newborn piglets

Author : Bing Wang, Jeff A Downing, Peter Petocz, Jennie Brand-Miller and Wayne L Bryden
Keyword : N-acetylneuraminic acid 6 14C, intravenous administration, brain, metabolic fate, newborn piglets

Effects of wheat flour fortified with different iron fortificants on iron status and anemia prevalence in iron deficient anemic students in Northern China

Author : Jing Sun, Jian Huang, Wenxian Li, Lijuan Wang, Anxu Wang, Junsheng Huo, Junshi Chen and Chunming Chen
Keyword : NaFeEDTA, FeSO4, elementary iron, iron deficiency anemia, wheat flour, food fortification

Salt usage behaviors are related to urinary sodium excretion in normotensive Korean adults

Author : Hyun Ju Kim, Hee Young Paik, Sim Yeol Lee, Jae Eun Shim and Young Sik Kim
Keyword : Sodium intake, urinary sodium excretion, Salt usage behavior

Establishment of an isoflavone database for usual Korean foods and evaluation of isoflavone intake among Korean children

Author : Min Kyung Park, Yoon Ju Song, Hyojee Joung, Shan-ji Li, Hee Young Paik
Keyword : isoflavone database, isoflavone intake, evaluation, children, Korea

Content of a novel online collection of traditional east African food habits (1930s – 1960s): data collected by the Max-Planck-Nutrition Research Unit, Bumbuli, Tanzania

Author : Verena Raschke, Ulrich Oltersdorf, Ibrahim Elmadfa, Mark L. Wahlqvist, Birinder S. B. Cheema and Antigone Kouris- Blazos
Keyword : Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, indigenous, staple foods, beverages, diet, culture

Sub clinical vitamin A deficiency and anemia among Vietnamese children less than five years of age

Author : Nguyen Cong Khan, Nguyen Xuan Ninh, Nguyen Van Nhien, Ha Huy Khoi, Clive E West and Joseph GAJ Hautvast
Keyword : vitamin A deficiency, anemia, children urban, rural prevalence, Vietnam

Adiponectin represents an independent risk factor for hypertension in middle aged Korean women

Author : Hyun-Sook Lee, Myoungsook Lee and Hyojee Joung
Keyword : adiponectin, hypertension, blood pressure, middle-aged Korean women

Vitamin A status of the minority ethnic group of Karen hill tribe children aged 1-6 years in Northern Thailand

Author : Prasong Tienboon and Prasit Wangpakapattanawong
Keyword : Nutritional status, Diet, Vitamin A, Intakes, Vitamins, Malnutrition, Karen, Children, Hill tribe, Thailand

Decision to breastfeed and early cessation of breastfeeding in infants below 6 months old – a population-based study of 3,204 infants in Hong Kong

Author : Warren T K Lee, Eric Wong, Susan SH Lui, Veronica Chan and Joseph Lau
Keyword : breastfeeding, formula feeding, cessation of breastfeeding, infants, Hong Kong

Supplementation of infant formula with native inulin has a prebiotic effect in formula-fed babies

Author : Sook-He Kim, Da Hee Lee and Diederick Meyer
Keyword : inulin, babies, colonic microbiota, infant formula, prebiotic

Anthropometric and biochemical markers for nutritional risk among residents within an Australian residential care facility

Author : Jessica Grieger, Caryl Nowson and M Leigh Ackland
Keyword : long-term care, aged, Australia, nutritional status, bone density

Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and population attributable fractions for coronary heart disease and stroke mortality in the WHO South-East Asia and Western Pacific regions

Author : Asia Pacific Cohort Studies Collaboration
Keyword : diabetes mellitus, Asia, Pacific Islands, prevalence, cardiovascular disease, stroke

Time-lag estimate between dietary intake and breast cancer mortality in Japan

Author : Emiko Harashima, Yasue Nakagawa, Gunpei Urata, Keisuke Tsuji, Masuo Shirataka and Yasuhiro Matsumura
Keyword : Japanese breast cancer mortality; partial correlation coefficient; time lag; dietary fiber; dietary fat

Book Reviews Oxford Handbook of Nutrition & Dietetics

Author : Joan Webster-Gandy, Angela Madden and Michelle Holdsworth
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Asia Pacific Clinical Nutrition Society Award for 2007

Author : Professor Duo Li
Keyword :

Supplementation of a high-carbohydrate breakfast with barley β-glucan improves postprandial glycaemic response for meals but not beverages

Author : Sally D Poppitt, Jenneke DE van Drunen, Anne-Thea McGill, Tom B Mulvey and Fiona E Leahy
Keyword : soluble fibre, barley β-glucan, carbohydrate, glucose, insulin

Reduction of adipose tissue and body weight: effect of water soluble calcium hydroxycitrate in Garcinia atroviridis on the short term treatment of obese women in Thailand

Author : Chulaporn Roongpisuthipong, Rungthiwa Kantawan and Wanjarus Roongpisuthipong
Keyword : adipose tissue, obese women, Garcinia atroviridis

Anti-cancer activities of pure curry feeding in cancer cell-transplanted mouse

Author : Ki-Moon Park, Kyung-Mi Kim, Young-Seo Park, Moo-Yeol Baik and Myong-Soo Chung
Keyword : pure curry, lipid peroxide, cytochrome P-450, glutathione peroxidase, superoxide dismutase

Effects of phytosterols in diacylglycerol as part of diet therapy on hyperlipidemia in children

Author : Takeshi Matsuyama, Kentaro Shoji, Hideto Takase, Isamu Kamimaki, Yuriko Tanaka, Atsuko Otsuka, Hiroyuki Watanabe, Tadashi Hase, and Ichiro Tokimitsu
Keyword : diacylglycerol, phytosterols, cholesterol, lipoprotein(a), children

Anthropometric indices and life style practices of the indigenous Orang Asli adults in Lembah Belum, Grik of Peninsular Malaysia

Author : Hayati Mohd Yusof, Ting Siew Ching, Roshita Ibrahim and Safiih Lola
Keyword : Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2007;16 (1):49-55

Change in diet and body mass index in Taiwanese women with length of residence in Australia

Author : Wan-Ping Lee, Jennifer Lingard and Margaret Bermingham
Keyword : body mass index, diet, anthropometry, obesity, Chinese, Taiwanese immigrants in Australia

Can bioelectric impedance monitors be used to accurately estimate body fat in Chinese adults?

Author : Duncan J Macfarlane
Keyword : validity, reliability, body composition, bioelectric impedance analysis
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