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1 Longitudinal associations between fish consumption and depression in young adults American Journal of Epidemiology, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

2 Ketamine infusions for treatment resistant depression: A series of 28 patients treated weekly or twice weekly in an ECT clinic Journal of Psychopharmacology, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

3 The link between sleep disturbance and depression among Mexican Americans: A Project FRONTIER Study Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

4 Stress-related eating, obesity and associated behavioural traits in adolescents: a prospective population-based cohort study Full Text BMC Public Health, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

5 Does age moderate the relationship between depressive symptoms and suicidal ideation in middle-aged and older patients with schizophrenia and subthreshold depression? The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

6 Evaluation of antidepressant properties of the p38 MAP kinase inhibitor losmapimod (GW856553) in Major Depressive Disorder: Results from two randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind, multicentre studies using a Bayesian approach Journal of Psychopharmacology, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

7 Psychopathology and quality of life among patients with comorbidity between schizophrenia spectrum disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder: No evidence for a schizo-obsessive subtype Comprehensive Psychiatry, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

8 Polypharmacy with antipsychotic drugs in patients with schizophrenia: Trends in multiple health care systems American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

9 Initial persistence with antihypertensive therapies is associated with depression treatment persistence, but not depression The Journal of Clinical Hypertension, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

10 Disordered eating partly mediates the relationship between poor sleep quality and high body mass index Eating Behaviours, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

11 Psychometric properties of the dependence scale in large randomized clinical trials of patients with mild and moderate Alzheimer's disease American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

12 Developmental trends of eating disorder symptoms and comorbid internalizing symptoms in children and adolescents Eating Behaviours, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

13 Dosing and switching of paliperidone ER in patients with schizophrenia: recommendations for clinical practice Full Text Annals of General Psychiatry, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

14 Eating disorder symptoms and comorbid psychopathology among male and female veterans General Hospital Psychiatry, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

15 Physical activity across adulthood in relation to fat and lean body mass in early old age: findings from the medical research council national survey of health and development, 1946–2010 American Journal of Epidemiology, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

16 Role of acupuncture in the management of diabetic painful neuropathy (DPN): A pilot RCT Acupuncture in Medicine, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

17 Use of antiepileptic drugs and lipid-lowering agents in the United States Epilepsy & Behavior, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

18 Associations of physical activity and sport and exercise with at-risk substance use in young men: A longitudinal study Preventive Medicine, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

19 The content of diet and physical activity consultations with older adults in primary care Patient Education and Counselling, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

20 Vitamin D levels and obstructive sleep apnoea in children Full Text Sleep Medicine, April 17, 2014    Clinical Article

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Vitamin D supplementation decreases systemic inflammation in T2DM

In a 12-week randomized, controlled trial, ingestion of a vitamin D-fortified yogurt (170 mg calcium + 500 IU vitamin D/250 mL; n=50) twice daily decreased markers of inflammation compared with placebo yogurt (170 mg calcium; n=50). Compared with baseline measures, the 25(OH)D levels were increased and the TNF-alpha, IL-6, hsCRP, SAA, and IL-10 levels were decreased in the group supplemented with vitamin D compared with the group that received placebo.

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Mediterranean diet associated with decreased diabetes, cardiovascular events, and all-cause mortality

Researchers at the University of Palermo conducted a study involving 9109 subjects with a mean follow-up of 6.2 years which showed that the subjects who adhered to a Mediterranean diet had increased dietary fiber, decreased total dietary fat, and an increased intake of monosaturated-to-saturated fats. Further, the incidence of diabetes, cardiovascular events, and all-cause mortality was lower in the subjects who followed a Mediterranean diet.

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Natalizumab superior to IFN-? 1a in MS patients

Based on a retrospective study conducted at the Federico II University (Naples), researchers have concluded that treatment of patients (n=84) with relapsing-remitting MS natalizumab for 12-24 months resulted in a greater reduction in disease activity (annualized relapse rate, .24 vs. .55, respectively) and disability progression than patients treated with INF-? 1a. The number of contrast-enhancing lesions was also less in the natalizumab-treated group.

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1 Coffee consumption and prostate cancer risk: An updated meta-analysis Cancer Causes and Control, March 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

2 Coffee intake and gastric cancer risk Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, March 10, 2014

3 Tea consumption and the risk of five major cancers: A dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies BMC Cancer, March 18, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Coffee intake and gastric cancer risk Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, March 19, 2014

5 Is ginger effective for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome? A double blind randomized controlled pilot trial Complementary Therapies in Medicine, March 4, 2014

6 Associations between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations and multiple health conditions, physical performance measures, disability, and all-cause mortality: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, March 13, 2014

7 Egg consumption and cardiovascular disease among diabetic individuals: A systematic review of the literature Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy, March 28, 2014    Free full text    Review Article

8 Effects of pomegranate juice consumption on inflammatory markers in patients with type 2 diabetes: A randomized, placebo-controlled trial Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, March 20, 2014

9 Effects of yoga on cardiovascular disease risk factors: A systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Cardiology, March 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Effect of omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on cancer incidence, non-vascular death, and total mortality: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials BMC Public Health, March 5, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

11 The effect of green tea on blood pressure and lipid profile: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases, March 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 The effect of three weeks green tea extract consumption on blood pressure, heart rate responses to a single bout resistance exercise in hypertensive women High Blood Pressure & Cardiovascular Prevention, March 14, 2014

13 Meat consumption and the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, March 6, 2014    Review Article

14 Tea consumption and leukemia risk: A meta-analysis Tumor Biology, February 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

15 Is breakfast skipping associated with physical activity among US adolescents? A cross-sectional study of adolescents aged 12–19 years, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Public Health Nutrition, March 12, 2014

16 Dietary carrot consumption and the risk of prostate cancer European Journal of Nutrition, February 17, 2014

17 The association between caffeine and cognitive decline: Examining alternative causal hypotheses International Psychogeriatrics, March 18, 2014    Review Article

18 Estimation of fish intake in Asian and white female adolescents, and association with 2-year changes in body fatness and body fat distribution: The Female Adolescent Maturation Study Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, March 24, 2014

19 The low-carbohydrate diet and cardiovascular risk factors: Evidence from epidemiologic studies Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases, March 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 A green and black tea extract benefits urological health in men with lower urinary tract symptoms Therapeutic Advances in Urology, March 26, 2014

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