Habitual protein intake, protein distribution patterns and dietary sources in Irish adults

Hone et al., JHND Early View Background Given the importance of habitual dietary protein intake, distribution patterns and dietary sources in the aetiology of age‐related declines of muscle mass and function, the present study examined these factors as a function of sex and age in Irish adults aged 18–90 years comprising The National Adult Nutrition Survey (NANS). … Continue reading Habitual protein intake, protein distribution patterns and dietary sources in Irish adults

Diet and sleep health: a scoping review of intervention studies in adults

Burrows et al., JHND Early View Background Recent research has demonstrated an association between dietary intake and sleep health that can influence chronic disease risk factors. A scoping review of research studies investigating dietary intake and sleep was undertaken to determine the extent and scope of research in laboratory‐based, free‐living and mixed settings. Additionally, this review … Continue reading Diet and sleep health: a scoping review of intervention studies in adults

A nutrient dense formula increases linear growth of growth retarded, very low birthweight infants.

Yu et al., JHND Early View Background Post‐discharge optimal growth and nutritional intake have beneficial effects for neurodevelopment in preterm very low birth weight infants (VLBWIs) with extrauterine growth retardation (EUGR). The present study aimed to compare the effects of a nutrient‐dense formula (NDF) to a post‐discharge formula (PDF) on post‐discharge growth of preterm VLBWIs with … Continue reading A nutrient dense formula increases linear growth of growth retarded, very low birthweight infants.

National guidelines are enablers in the implementation of standards for nutrition care.

Lovestam et al., JHND Early View Background To explore the barriers and enablers experienced by nutrition and dietetic professionals in the implementation of the standardised Nutrition Care Process (NCP) across 10 different countries. NCP related beliefs, motivations and values were investigated and compared. Methods A validated online survey was disseminated to nutrition and dietetics professionals in … Continue reading National guidelines are enablers in the implementation of standards for nutrition care.