The current primary treatment for NAFLD is regulating weight through diet and exercise. The researchers of this study examined the association between alternate-day fasting and regulating weight to determine whether alternate-day fasting alone or alternate-day fasting with exercise is a possible treatment option for adults with obesity and NAFLD.
The relationship between vitamin B-6 and riboflavin status had been unexplored, despite the dependence on riboflavin to generate an active form of vitamin B-6. In a recent study, researchers examined the relationship of the 2 nutrients in adults of various ages.
Little is known about which risk factors contribute to the development of eating disorders. A recent study examined how weight suppression was associated with the odds of future onset of various eating disorders.
In a new study, researchers examined whether altering the distribution of daily energy intake effects whole-body and skeletal muscle insulin and anabolic sensitivity among healthy men.
Kidney transplantation requires specific weight thresholds, but current literature has not examined specific approaches to weight loss in this population. In a new study, researchers examined bariatric surgery as a method of weight loss.
Patients with chronic kidney disease who are on hemodialysis have a higher risk of hyperphosphatemia, which may lead to kidney failure. A new study highlights whether nutritional therapy can reduce the burden of hyperphosphatemia in this patient population.
Because older adults are at high risk for tooth loss and compromised nutrition status, the researchers of a new study investigated the association between tooth loss and malnourishment.
It is well known that depression can lead to weight gain and that depression is common among veterans. In a new study, researchers compared the rates of overweight or obesity among veterans and non-veterans with and without depressive disorder.
Fruit and vegetables are an important part of the Mediterranean diet, which has proven health benefits especially for the older population. A research team evaluated whether a 4-week intervention could improve fruit and vegetable intake among older women.
People with diabetes often ask whether diets that restrict animal protein are a good choice for managing blood sugar, or are they too high in carbohydrates? Here’s a look at some current research and recommendations for patients regarding vegetarian and vegan diets.