Research Team that works on the Science Health Research Summaries and other research projects.

Greater intake of fruit and vegetables is associated with lower risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Chinese adults: a case-control study

Increasing the quantity and frequency of consumption of fruits and vegetables may put an individual in a great position to fend off nasopharyngeal cancer.

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  • 2012
  • Yuan-Ting Liu, Jun-Jin Dai, Chun-Hua Xu, Yun-Kai Lu, Yu-Ying Fan, Xing-Lan Zhang, Cai-Xia Zhang, Yu-Ming Chen
  • Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Food, Nutrition and Health, School of Public Health, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, 510080, People's Republic of China.
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The effect of raw vegetable and fruit intake on thyroid cancer risk among women: a case-control study in South Korea

Adopting a dietary pattern that encourages the consumption of raw fruits and vegetables may help shield a woman from thyroid cancer.

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  • 2013
  • Su Kyoung Jung, Kirang Kim, Kyung Tae, Gu Kong, Mi Kyung Kim
  • Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Hanyang University, Medical School Building A-Room 512, 17 Haengdang Dong, Sungdong Gu, Seoul 133-791, Republic of Korea.
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Fruit and vegetable consumption and lung cancer risk: a case-control study in Galicia, Spain

Creating more space for fruits and vegetables in our plates may improve our chances of evading a diagnosis of lung cancer.

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  • 2014
  • Ana Marina Tarrazo-Antelo, Alberto Ruano-Ravina, José Abal Arca, Juan Miguel Barros-Dios
  • Service of Preventive Medicine , University Hospital Complex of Santiago de Compostela , Santiago de Compostela , Spain.
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Soya food intake and risk of endometrial cancer among Chinese women in Shanghai: population based case-control study

High consumption of soy foods may protect women against endometrial cancer.

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  • 2004
  • Wang Hong Xu, Wei Zheng, Yong Bing Xiang, Zhi Xian Ruan, Jia Rong Cheng, Qi Dai, Yu Tang Gao, Xiao Ou Shu
  • Department of Epidemiology, Shanghai Cancer Institute, 2200 Xie Tu Road #25, Shanghai 200032, China.
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A case-control study in Shanghai of fruit and vegetable intake and endometrial cancer

Adequate intake of legumes, allium, and dark green/yellow vegetables may help thwart the development of endometrial cancer.

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Frequency of citrus fruit intake is associated with the incidence of cardiovascular disease: the Jichi Medical School cohort study

Adding more citrus fruits to our diet may help halt the onset of cardiovascular diseases, including stroke and cerebral infarction.

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  • 2011
  • Tomoyo Yamada, Shinya Hayasaka, Yosuke Shibata, Toshiyuki Ojima, Tomohiro Saegusa, Tadao Gotoh, Shizukiyo Ishikawa, Yosikazu Nakamura, Kazunori Kayaba, Jichi Medical School Cohort Study Group
  • Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Higashi-ku, Hamamatsu, Japan. 98086tm@jichi.ac.jp
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Physical activity of moderate intensity and risk of type 2 diabetes: a systematic review

Engaging in moderate physical activity, such as brisk walking, consistently may help to keep type 2 diabetes at bay.

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Prospective study of alcohol consumption and metabolic syndrome

Light, moderate, and heavy drinking of alcohol may raise the risk of metabolic syndrome.

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Dietary intakes of citrus fruit and risk of gastric cancer incidence: an adaptive meta-analysis of cohort studies

Consuming citrus fruits regularly may help fend off stomach cancer.

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Egg consumption and the risk of diabetes in adults, Jiangsu, China

Following a high egg diet may elevate an individual's odds of having diabetes.

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  • 2011
  • Zumin Shi, Baojun Yuan, Cuilin Zhang, Minghao Zhou, Gerd Holmboe-Ottesen
  • Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, China. zumins@vip.sina.com
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Higher egg consumption associated with increased risk of diabetes in Chinese adults - China Health and Nutrition Survey

Generous consumers of eggs may be highly prone to suffer from diabetes.

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  • 2020
  • Yue Wang, Ming Li, Zumin Shi
  • Department of Clinical Nutrition, First Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning 110001, People's Republic of China. Centre for Population Health Research, Division of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia. Human Nutrition Department, College of Health Sciences, QU Health, Qatar University, Doha 2713, Qatar.
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Dietary polyphenol intake and risk of hypertension in the Polish arm of the HAPIEE study

Eating generous portions of foods loaded with polyphenols is tied to lower risk of hypertension in women.

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  • 2018
  • Giuseppe Grosso, Urszula Stepaniak, Agnieszka Micek, Magdalena Kozela, Denes Stefler, Martin Bobak, Andrzej Pajak
  • Integrated Cancer Registry of Catania-Messina-Siracusa-Enna, Via S. Sofia 85, 95123, Catania, Italy. giuseppe.grosso@studium.unict.it. Department of Epidemiology and Population Studies, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Kraków, Poland. giuseppe.grosso@studium.unict.it. Department of Epidemiology and Population Studies, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Kraków, Poland. Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK.
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