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ADA releases position paper on food and water safety

... CHICAGO The American Dietetic association has released an updated position paper on food ... It is the position of the American Dietetic association that the public has the right to a safe food and water supply. The association supports collaboration among food and nutrition ...

A 'heart healthy' diet and ongoing, moderate physical activity may protect against cognitive decline

... to new research reported today at the Alzheimer's association 2009 International Conference on Alzheimer's ... these four components which they then tested for association with changes in cognitive abilities on the 3MS. ... continued to show a statistically significant association with cognitive function in non-E4 carriers but ...

UAB students' Nintendo Wii CPR earns American Heart Association support

... BIRMINGHAM, Ala. The American Heart association has pledged $50,000 to fund the work of ... is when we initially contacted the American Heart association about the idea," Walcott said. "The Heart association wanted a better sense of how it might work, so we ...

2 Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center scientists receive Presidential Early Career Award

... and whether such genetic variations alter the association between selenium intake and prostate-cancer risk. ... genome and is currently conducting genomewide association studies for colon and breast cancer. The goal is ... a large international consortium for genomewide association studies of colorectal cancer that combines data ...

Brain malformations significantly associated with preterm birth, Wake Forest research shows

... the long-standing question of whether there is an association between preterm birth and brain malformations. ... researchers found that there is a strong association between congenital brain defects and preterm ... of brain malformations that have very strong association with preterm birth, and see if there is some sort ...

ADA releases updated position paper on vegetarian diets

... CHICAGO The American Dietetic association has released an updated position paper on ... issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic association , represents the Association's official stance on ... "It is the position of the American Dietetic association that appropriately planned vegetarian diets, ...

USC researchers present diabetes findings at American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions

... of preventive medicine, will discuss genome-wide association studies for type 2 diabetes and related traits ... to the Beta Cell: Where Do We Go from Genome-Wide association Studies? Overview of Genome-Wide association Studies, Implications for the Beta Cell and the ...

Supply Chain Council Partners With APICS The Association for Operations Management

... today it has joined forces with APICS The association for Operations Management to offer a unique new ... Supply Chain Council (SCC) is a global, nonprofit association whose methodology, diagnostic, and benchmarking ... http://www.SCORlabs.org About APICS The association for Operations Management APICS ...

Obama Budget Level Funds Career Technical Education

... connect education and real-world careers. The association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) and the National association of State Directors of Career Technical Education ... Recently, ACTE, NASDCTEc and the American association for Community Colleges sent a joint letter to ...

Genetic factors may predict depression in heart disease patients

... from depression as the general population, an association the medical community has largely been unable to ... a biological pathway of interest or their prior association with depression in medical literature. The genes ... in cardiac patients. They call for genome-wide association studies which involve the study of genetic ...

Association for Molecular Pathology joins ACLU to challenge gene patents

... Washington, DC May 13, 2009 The association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) announced today ... breast and ovarian cancers. The lawsuit, association for Molecular Pathology, et al. v. U.S. Patent ... as a plaintiff and was the first professional association to do so," said Jan A. Nowak, MD, PhD, the ...

Flow of potassium into cells implicated in schizophrenia

... linked to the illness in large genome-wide association studies. "Our study goes further, spanning ... of a new gene variant, confirmation of its association with the illness, and multi-level probes into how ... of KCNH2, the researchers analyzed the gene's association with the illness in 5 independent samples ...

Supply Chain Council Partners With APICS The Association for Operations Management

... today it has joined forces with APICS The association for Operations Management to offer a unique new ... Supply Chain Council (SCC) is a global, nonprofit association whose methodology, diagnostic, and benchmarking ... http://www.SCORlabs.org About APICS The association for Operations Management APICS ...

Drinking 100 percent fruit juice is associated with lower risk of obesity and metabolic syndrome

... Biology (EB) 2009 meeting highlights this association among adult men and women, with evidence showing ... HOMA). The researchers noted an inverse association between level of juice intake (oz/day) and these ... 100% juice intake, report a similar positive association between juice consumption and an overall ...

Eating fatty fish once a week reduces men's risk of heart failure

... at BIDMC. "Collectively, this may explain the association with the reduced risk of heart failure found in ... with men who ate no fatty fish. Although this association did not reach statistical significance, notes ... also found a statistically significant association with the intake of marine omega-3 fatty acids, ...

Business, scientific, higher education groups laud President Obama's commitment to science

... Todd, Jr. President, University of Kentucky and association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) ... Instruments Alan I. Leshner CEO, American association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Shirley Tilghman President, Princeton University and association of American Universities (AAU) Chair Jeffrey ...

ADA releases updated position statement on functional foods

... CHICAGO The American Dietetic association has released an updated position on functional ... issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic association , represents the Association's official stance on ... but it is the position of the American Dietetic association that functional foods that include whole foods ...

Science returns to the Capitol Hill spotlight at March 24 exhibition

... Mote and Jerry Hage, University of Maryland association of Science-Technology Centers, Current Science in ... the 21st Century, Thomas J. Meade Population association of America & association of Population Centers, The Panel Study of Income ...

Many middle-aged and older Americans not getting adequate nutrition

... issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic association , researchers examined how well different ethnic ... states, "The present study indicates a clear association between meeting RDA/AIs and supplement use for ... not getting adequate nutrition, and there was no association between supplement use and meeting the AI for ...

Trailblazing rural community shows green heating oil a viable option

... in the UK and Ireland - the Oil Firing Technical association (OFTEC) and the Industrial Commercial Energy association (ICOM). By working closely with the oil ... transport fuels. Reepham has had a fruitful association with UEA's carbon reduction experts and the ...

Dog owners more likely to share germs with pets by not washing hands than by sleeping with dog

... College of Veterinary Medicine, studied this association as part of her doctoral research at the ... the bed or allowing licks on the face had no association to an increase in shared E. coli . However, Stenske said the research did show an association between antibiotic-resistant E. coli and owners ...

Researchers identify 4 genetic hotspots associated with psoriasis

... University of Utah and Celera Group, have a high association with psoriasis, an automimmune disease that can ... advantage of a new technology called genomewide association studies (GWAS). At the heart of this is ... that are predicted to be informative of association with disease, in this case psoriasis. The ...

Mayo: Variants in gene on X chromosome associated with increased susceptibility to Alzheimer's

... report the results of their two-stage genome-wide association study of patients with Alzheimer's disease. The ... and 1,255 unaffected control subjects. The association was confirmed by studying an additional 1,547 ... disease susceptibility allele found to date. The association for women with one copy of the PCDH11X variant is ...

Scientists make strides toward defining genetic signature of Alzheimer's disease

... researchers confirmed the known apolipoprotein E association and identified a new association with a SNP on chromosome 12q13. The SNP is close ... genes that exhibited a promising genome-wide association with Alzheimer's disease. "Detailed functional ...

American Association for the Advancement of Science honors four Iowa Staters

... have been named AAAS Fellows by the American association for the Advancement of Science. The honor is bestowed on association members by their scientific peers. The association named 486 fellows this year for "their ...

Selenium may prevent high risk-bladder cancer

... Prevention Research , a journal of the American association for Cancer Research, suggests that selenium, a ... general population. Findings showed an inverse association between selenium and bladder cancer among women, ... the entire study population, there was no inverse association between selenium and bladder cancer, but women ...

A little wine boosts omega-3 in the body: Researchers find a novel mechanism for a healthier heart

... "From our previous studies we know that association between wine drinking and increased concentration ... University of Campobasso - showed that the association between alcohol and omega-3 fatty acids was ... and beer or spirits drinkers. However, the association was stronger between wine drinking and omega-3 ...

Biologists, educators recognize excellence in evolution education

... Washington, DC The National association of Biology Teachers (NABT) will recognize Dr. ... of Minnesota), Honorary Member of National association of Biology Teachers, Most Outstanding Research-Teaching Award from the National association of Biology Teachers, Outstanding Undergraduate ...

Illuminating biology: An evolutionary perspective

... and workshop for educators at the National association of Biology Teachers (NABT) conference in Memphis, ... Evolution Symposium, register for the National association of Biology Teachers (NABT) Professional ... this workshop must be registered for the National association of Biology Teachers (NABT) Professional ...

Entomological Society of America names 2008 award winners

... in Extension Award presented by the National association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges in ... Contributions to Students from the UNL Parents association and Teaching Council, the Holling Family Junior ... president of ISCE and a fellow of the American association for the Advancement of Science. His native ...

News from the October 2008 Journal of the American Dietetic Association

... the October 2008 Journal of the American Dietetic association include: Dietary Restraint and Gestational ... weight gain "is of concern because of its association with postpartum weight retention" and other ... for underweight women." American Dietetic association Issues New Position Statement on "Health ...

NIH's Genes, Environment and Health Initiative adds 6 studies

... disorders. The grantees will use a genome-wide association study to rapidly scan markers across the complete ... disease, condition or trait. "Genome-wide association studies are helping us take major strides towards ... scientists. Six GEI-supported genome-wide association studies, overseen by NHGRI, are already under ....

Variant of vitamin D receptor gene linked to melanoma risk

... A new analysis indicates an association between a gene involved in vitamin D metabolism ... examined the existing research investigating the association between common variants in the vitamin D receptor ... of melanoma. The analysis revealed a significant association between melanoma risk and the BsmI gene. The ...

Height linked to risk of prostate cancer development and progression

... & Prevention, a journal of the American association for Cancer Research, 12 researchers at four ... known on the causes of prostate cancer and this association with height has opened up a new line of ... cancer, and a plausible mechanism behind this association could be the insulin-like growth factor-1(IGF-1) ...

Entomological Society of America names new Fellows for 2008

... Letters. He has served as president of the association of Neuroscience Departments and Programs, the ... Society for Chemical Ecology, and the association for Chemoreception Science, and he has served as ... Entomological Society (UK) and of the American association for the Advancement of Science. Dr. Lawrence ...

Largest study of its kind implicates gene abnormalities in bipolar disorder

... of the National Institutes of Health, found an association between the disorder and variation in two genes ... disorder." In the first such genome-wide association study for bipolar disorder, NIMH researchers last ... found the two genes showing the strongest association among 14 disorder-associated chromosomal regions. ...

Eat oily fish at least once a week to protect your eyesight in old age

... & Tropical Medicine sought to investigate the association between fish intake and omega 3 fatty acids with ... non oily white fish. There was a strong inverse association between levels of DHA and EPA and wet AMD. People ... the first study in Europeans to show a beneficial association on wet AMD from the consumption of oily fish and ...

Complexity of Crohn's disease revealed as 'gene' count tops 30

... "Whilst this study shows the power of genome wide association studies to reveal the genetics behind common ... of diseases such as Crohn's." Genome wide association studies have led to an explosion in the number of ... above ten the following year using genome wide association studies. This number has now almost trebled to ...

UD nets NOAA funding for Mid-Atlantic ocean observing

... the Mid-Atlantic Coastal Ocean Observing Regional association (MACOORA) to bring together data providers and ... for the observing system. The nonprofit association is governed by a board of directors representing ... executive director. The priorities set by the association are then brought to the Mid-Atlantic Regional ...

Fat: Its not what you think!

... has been told by officials of the American Heart association and the National Heart Institute that this ... up the Nutrition Committee for the American Heart association agrees, The message of low fat has not been based ... committee defer to the knowledge of others, the association continues to warn against the consumption of ....
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