Keep in touch with JHND

There have been a number of changes at the Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics over 2013. The main thing that most of you will notice is that the journal is now available only online, a change that may make it less visible to many BDA members. It is important to remember though, that JHND … Continue reading Keep in touch with JHND

Systematic review available on Early View

The association between dietary patterns and type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studiesAlhazmi and colleagues report the findings of their meta-analysis that shows the strength of the relationship between dietary patterns and type 2 diabetes. The review included 15 papers which featured a measure of T2DM and dietary pattern. Dietary patterns … Continue reading Systematic review available on Early View

Polyamines- why are spermine, spermidine and putrescine important? Paper of the month August 2013

Polyamine levels in breast milk are associated with mothers' dietary intake and are higher in preterm than full-term human milk and formulasVIEW FULL PAPER M. Atiya Ali, B. Strandvik, K.-G. Sabel, C. Palme Kilander, R. Strömberg, A. Yngve The polyamines may be a class of organic compounds that many people have either ignored, learned about and forgotten, … Continue reading Polyamines- why are spermine, spermidine and putrescine important? Paper of the month August 2013