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April 2014

Habitual Caffeine Consumption Does Not Increase Risk of Atrial Fibrillation
http://www.onlinecjc.ca/article/S0828-282X(13)01761-3/abstract

NewsBites:

We’re Eating Better, Regardless of Economy
http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/early/2014/01/15/ajcn.113.072892

Quinoa OK for Celiac Patients
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24445568

What You Need to Know About Vitamin E and Alzheimer’s
http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1810379

New Reasons to Make Sure You’re Getting Enough B12
http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1788456

May 2014

Added Sugars Add to Your Heart Risk
http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1819573

Diets Rich in Magnesium Associated with Slower Progression to Diabetes
http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/dc13-1397

Evaluating Alternatives Against Alzheimer’s and Dementia
http://nccam.nih.gov/health/providers/digest/alzheimers-science?nav=cd

Take a Hike to Lower Your Risk of Stroke
http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/early/2013/11/14/STROKEAHA.113.002246.abstract

June 2014

Does New Study Mean “Butter Is Back”?
http://annals.org/article.aspx?articleid=1846638

Glucosamine Fails to Help Arthritic Knees
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/art.38314/abstract

Calcium and Vitamin D May Benefit Cholesterol as Well as Bones
http://journals.lww.com/menopausejournal/Abstract/publishahead/Calcium_vitamin_D_supplementation,_serum.98418.aspx

Protein Plus Exercise Equals Less Muscle Loss with Aging
http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=8877984&fulltextType=RA&fileId=S0007114512003133

July 2014

New Evidence Links Fruit and Vegetable Consumption to Longevity Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, online first
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2013-203500

Green Tea May Enhance Working Memory Psychopharmacology, March 19, 2014
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00213-014-3526-1/fulltext.html

August 2014

Aerobic Activity Helps Build Bigger Brains

http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/early/2014/03/04/bjsports-2013-093184.abstract

Milk May Slow Arthritis Progression

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/acr.22297/abstract

Rethinking BMI for Older Adults

http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/99/4/875.abstract?etoc

Daily Serving of Beans, Lentils or Dried Peas Linked to Lower LDL Cholesterol

http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.131727