Olive oil and acute coronary syndrome

Exclusive olive oil consumption and 10-year (2004–2014) acute coronary syndrome incidence among cardiac patients: the GREECS observational study Kouvari et al., JHND Early View Background The present study evaluated the association between long-term, exclusive olive oil consumption, in cooking preparation or as a dressing, and the 10-year (2004–2014) incidence of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) among cardiac … Continue reading Olive oil and acute coronary syndrome

The most downloaded papers of 2014

The five most downloaded JHND papers of 2014 were: 1.The effect of phosphatidylserine administration on memory and symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial Hirayama et al., Cited by 2 papers. 2.Assessment of nutritional status in clinical settings. Langley-Evans and King. Not cited. 3.British Dietetic Association evidence-based guidelines for the dietary management of … Continue reading The most downloaded papers of 2014

Our 2014 Impact Factor

The 2014 Impact Factor for JHND is 1.987. Unfortunately this is a slight fall from last year, but the good news is that the journal is sustaining a high standing around the 2.0 mark. We're right on track in terms of our long term ambitions and are confident of an increase next year.

Nutrition in the elderly

Nutritional status and eating habits of the institutionalised elderly in Turkey: a follow-up study Rakıcıoğlu et al., JHND Early View. Background As the elderly population increases in Turkey, so do the associated health and nutritional problems. The main purpose of the present study was to determine the nutritional status of elderly individuals who live in institutions. … Continue reading Nutrition in the elderly