Diet information source

Diet quality matters not just quantity in mid-to-late-adulthood


Maintaining a high quality diet during mid-to-late adulthood may prevent adverse metabolic consequences related to visceral adipose tissue (VAT) and non-alcoholic fatty liver (NAFL).Share:A new study in Obesity investigated the impact of diet quality in mid-to-late-adulthood on visceral and liver fat not solely relying on Body Mass Index (BMI). Four different measures of diet quality were used to evaluate dietary intake of the multiethnic population over a twenty-year span. Maintaining a high quality diet during mid-to-late adulthood may prevent adverse metabolic consequences related to visceral adipose tissue (VAT) and non-alcoholic fatty liver (NAFL).The study examined close to 2,000 participants of the Multiethnic Cohort living in Hawaii and Los Angeles from five ethnic groups (White, African American, Native Hawaiian, Japanese American and Latino).

full story

 read more

Related news

A better diet may beat anxiety and depression, says TV doc
iNews - October 24, 2017

British doctors wrote a record number of prescriptions for anti-depressants, estimated at around 70 million – double the levels they were prescribing ten years ago.WellbeingDescribing his theory as a âpersonal obsessionâ, Dr Mosley is convinced that what people ...

more

House sparrow decline linked to air pollution and poor diet
Phys.Org - October 3, 2017

A study in open-access journal Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution finds that compared to sparrows living in the country, urban-dwelling birds show clear signs of stress linked to the toxic effects of air pollution and an unhealthy diet. This could have health implications ...

more

5 Nutrition Tips for Building Lean Muscle
GQ Magazine - July 9, 2017

Fats were vilified for years among dieters for their higher calorie content, but these days, we know that food sources like avocados, nuts, olives, and fatty fish are essential to a balanced diet. While on a strength training program, sources of omega-3 fatty acids ...

more

Pure Label Nutrition Grass Fed Whey Review — Can Unflavored Whey Be Tasty?
BarBend (blog) - October 10, 2017

In their own words, Pure Label Nutrition was founded “by two fitness pros who were tired of low quality, over marketed and over hyped supplements that did not deliver.” Based in Arizona, their line of supplements includes everything from krill oil to fat burners.We ...

more

Reintroduced Przewalski's horses have a different diet
Science Daily - July 21, 2017

Petra Kaczensky and Martina Burnik Šturm from the Research Institute of Wildlife Ecology from the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna now found out that before their extinction in the wild Przewalski's horses were on a mixed diet. In summer, they only ate ...

more

More

Trending today

Quinn on Nutrition: Be aware of B-12

Some things never change. My daughters think I drive too slowly. Yet, some things do change ...

Small upfront benefit of keto diet doesnt warrant extended use

Monday May 21, 2018 at 2:01 AM Dear Dr. Roach: What ...

Gizmodo Australia | the Gadget Guide

If you've been holding off on joining Tinder because it carries the stigma of being an app ...

Labor reform bill likely to pass Diet after accord with opposition ...

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- The ruling bloc agreed Monday with some opposition parties to modify ...

Beyonce and Phillip Schofield are said to swear by the 5:2 diet... ...

The 5:2 plan has helped dozens of celebrities lose several stone, and is favoured by lots of ...

Local Updates

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming