Fortifying cows milk may be an effective approach to improve vitamin D status in preschool infants.

Dietary strategies for achieving adequate vitamin D and iron intakes in young children in Ireland Kehoe et al., JHND Early View Background Inadequate intakes of vitamin D and iron have been reported in young children in Ireland. The present study aimed to identify the main foods determining vitamin D and iron intakes and to model the … Continue reading Fortifying cows milk may be an effective approach to improve vitamin D status in preschool infants.

Oral nutrition supplements reduce inflammatory cytokine concentrations in community-dwelling elderly

Supplementation with nutrients modulating insulin-like growth factor-1 negatively correlated with changes in the levels of pro-inflammatory cytokines in community-dwelling elderly people at risk of undernutrition Kim et al., JHND Early View Background Suboptimal nutrition accompanied by chronic low-grade increases in circulating cytokine levels is more common in elderly people. We explored the improvement in nutritional status, … Continue reading Oral nutrition supplements reduce inflammatory cytokine concentrations in community-dwelling elderly