New RCP guidelines now available

JHND is pleased to have published another important set of guidelines for dietitians in practice. The Royal College of Physicians Intercollegiate Stroke Working Party have produced evidence based guidelines for the nutritional support of stroke patients, which is available to download here. The authors are Gomes, Hookway and Weekes. BackgroundStroke affects 15 million people each year … Continue reading New RCP guidelines now available

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Most downloaded papers for October

These are the top 10 downloaded JHND articles for October 2013. The BDA guidelines on the management of IBS in adults remains the most downloaded paper. Article Title Volume Issue Full Text Accesses  Link British Dietetic Association evidence-based guidelines for the dietary management of irritable bowel syndrome in adults 25 3             527 http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1365-277X.2012.01242.x A … Continue reading Most downloaded papers for October

Trial for Reducing Weight Retention in New Mums: a randomised controlled trial evaluating a low intensity, postpartum weight management programme

Trial for Reducing Weight Retention in New Mums: a randomised controlled trial evaluating a low intensity, postpartum weight management programmeWilkinson et al., Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Early View 2013Failure to return to pregnancy weight by 6 months postpartum is associated with long-term obesity, as well as adverse health outcomes. This research evaluated a postpartum … Continue reading Trial for Reducing Weight Retention in New Mums: a randomised controlled trial evaluating a low intensity, postpartum weight management programme