We have published a new virtual issue entitled 'Childhood obesity: risk factors, prevention and management' jointly with Maternal and Child Nutrition. This issue can be accessed online here. All articles are open access.
The Journal has made the decision to change the referencing style for all articles, with immediate effect. We are moving away from the existing Harvard style to the Vancouver style of referencing and full details are available in the author guidelines on our website. For a while things may look a bit clunky as new … Continue reading Jumping from Harvard to Vancouver
Predictors of protein-energy wasting in haemodialysis patients: a cross-sectional study Ruperto et al., JHND Early View Background Protein-energy wasting (PEW) is a highly prevalent condition in haemodialysis patients (HD). The potential usefulness of nutritional-inflammatory markers in the diagnosis of PEW in chronic kidney disease has not been established completely. We hypothesised that a combination of … Continue reading Protein wasting in haemodialysis
Over the last year JHND has established itself as an international journal. We have an editorial board that covers the UK, Europe, USA, Canada and Australia and receive submissions from all over the world. When you publish with us, your article reaches libraries all over the world and in the online format papers accessed in … Continue reading JHND is a truly international journal
Facilitators and barriers to weight loss and weight loss maintenance: a qualitative exploration Metzgar et al., JHND Early View Background The present study aimed to explore facilitators and barriers to weight loss (WL) and weight loss maintenance (WLM) in women who participated in a primary, 18-week comparative trial that promoted WL with an energy-restricted diet. … Continue reading Facilitators and barriers to weight loss and weight loss maintenance
Validation of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire: an online version Chang and Leung. JHND Early View Background Internet-based interventions can facilitate an anonymous environment for the management of eating disorders and there is a need for online assessment tools to be readily available. The present study aimed to validate an online version of the Eating … Continue reading Validation of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire
With every issue of JHND we make available one highlight article with open access. For our October issue my Editor's Pick is 'Impact of polyunsaturated vegetable oils on adiponectin levels, glycaemia and blood lipids in individuals with type 2 diabetes: a randomised, double-blind intervention study', by Mullner and colleagues from the University of Vienna.
Our latest issue has been published. For the table of contents see here.
A systematic review investigating interventions that can help reduce consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages in children leading to changes in body fatness Avery et al., JHND Early View Background Both the prevalence of childhood obesity and the consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) have increased globally. The present review describes interventions that reduce the consumption of SSBs … Continue reading Reducing intakes of sugar-sweetened beverages in children