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

Alcohol consumption and cardiovascular diseases in rural China

High consumers of alcohol may be at risk of developing hypertension and coronary heart disease (CHD).

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  • 2016
  • Zhao Li, Yinglong Bai, Xiaofan Guo, Liqiang Zheng, Yingxian Sun, Abraham Marria Roselle
  • Department of Cardiology, The First Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China. Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang, China. Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Library, Shengjing Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China. Department of Cardiology, The First Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China. Electronic address: sunyingxian121@126.com. Department of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA.
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Fresh fruit consumption may decrease the long-term risk of esophageal cancer mortality: A 30-year follow-up study in the Linxian Dysplasia Nutrition Intervention trial (NIT)

Habitual consumption of fresh fruits tends to reduce esophageal cancer mortality risk in individuals.

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  • 2020
  • Huan Yang, Su Zhang, Huijiao Yan, Jianbing Wang, Jinhu Fan, Youlin Qiao, Philip R Taylor
  • Department of Cancer Epidemiology, National Cancer Center/National Clinical Research Center for Cancer/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China. Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The Children's Hospital, National Clinical Research Center for Child Health, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China. Metabolic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.
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Intake of legumes and the risk of cardiovascular disease: frailty modeling of a prospective cohort study in the Iranian middle-aged and older population

Fondness for legumes may help ward off cardiovascular disease.

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  • 2016
  • F Nouri, N Sarrafzadegan, N Mohammadifard, M Sadeghi, M Mansourian
  • Isfahan Cardiovascular Research Center, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran. Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Health, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran. Hypertension Research Center, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran. Cardiac Rehabilitation Research Center, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.
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Higher Mushroom Consumption Is Associated with Lower Risk of Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies

Cancer, particularly breast cancer, is less likely to occur in individuals who enjoy consuming mushrooms.

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  • 2021
  • Djibril M Ba, Paddy Ssentongo, Robert B Beelman, Joshua Muscat, Xiang Gao, John P Richie
  • Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA. Center for Plant and Mushroom Foods for Health, Department of Food Science, College of Agricultural Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA. Department of Nutritional Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, USA.
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Soy and the risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: A systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

Eating a high soy diet may put an individual in a great position to avoid type 2 diabetes.

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  • 2018
  • Wenzhen Li, Wenyu Ruan, Ying Peng, Dongming Wang
  • Department of Social Medicine and Health Management, School of Public Health, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430030, China. Department of Clinical Medicine, Xi'an Medical University, Xi'an, Shanxi, China. Department of Emergency, Wuhan Centers for Diseases Prevention and Control, Wuhan, Hubei 430015, China. Department of Occupational & Environmental Health, School of Public Health, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430030, China; Wuhan Prevention and Treatment Center for Occupational Diseases, Wuhan, Hubei 430015, China. Electronic address: wangdongming2008@126.com.
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High Consumption of Red Meat Is Associated with Excess Mortality Among African-American Women

Increased intake of red meat may move cardiovascular and total mortality risk in the upward direction in African-American women.

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Dietary beta-cryptoxanthin and inflammatory polyarthritis: results from a population-based prospective study

Following a diet rich in foods high in beta-cryptoxanthin may help curb the onset of inflammatory disorders, such as rheumatoid arthritis.

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The effect of alcohol on osteoporosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Light, moderate, and heavy drinking of alcohol may bump up osteoporosis risk.

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  • 2019
  • Zahra Cheraghi, Amin Doosti-Irani, Amir Almasi-Hashiani, Vali Baigi, Nasrin Mansournia, Mahyar Etminan, Mohammad Ali Mansournia
  • Department of Epidemiology, Research Center of Modeling of Non-Communicable Disease, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran. Electronic address: cheraghiz@ymail.com. Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran; Students' Scientific Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address: a_doostiirani@yahoo.com. Department of Epidemiology and Reproductive Health, Reproductive Epidemiology Research Center, Royan Institute for Reproductive Biomedicine, ACECR, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address: amiralmasi2007@gmail.com. Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address: v-baigi@razi.tums.ac.ir. Department of Endocrinology, AJA University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address: nasrin_sept@yahoo.com. Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Eye Care Center, University of British Columbia, Room 323-2550 Willow Street, Vancouver BC, V5Z 3N9, Canada. Electronic address: etminanm@mail.ubc.ca. Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, 6517838695, Iran. Electronic address: mansournia_ma@yahoo.com.
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Alcohol and the risk of sleep apnoea: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Frequent drinking of alcohol may promote the development of sleep apnoea.

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  • 2018
  • Evangelia Simou, John Britton, Jo Leonardi-Bee
  • UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK. Electronic address: Evangelia.simou@nottingham.ac.uk. UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK. Electronic address: j.britton@outlook.com. UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK. Electronic address: jo.leonardi-bee@nottingham.ac.uk.
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Smoked cooked meat as a risk factor for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma: A case control study among Saudi populations

Indulgence in smoked meat may lead to a spike in nasopharyngeal cancer risk.

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  • 2018
  • Khalid Hakami, N Prepageran, Talal Al Thubaity, Eidah Al Juaid, Nawaf Al Solami
  • Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Alhada Armed Forces Hospital, Taif, Saudi Arabia Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Department of Otolaryngology, King Fahad Armed Forces Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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A Prospective Analysis of Intake of Red and Processed Meat in Relation to Pancreatic Cancer among African American Women

African American women above the age of 50 who enjoyed eating red meat may have a high tendency to suffer from pancreatic cancer.

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  • 2020
  • Jessica L Petrick, Nelsy Castro-Webb, Hanna Gerlovin, Traci N Bethea, Shanshan Li, Edward A Ruiz-Narváez, Lynn Rosenberg, Julie R Palmer
  • Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts. jpetrick@bu.edu. Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts. School of Medicine, Georgetown University, Washington, DC. Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
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The Effect of Alcohol Consumption on the Risk of ARDS: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Regular drinking of generous quantities of alcohol for a long time may make an individual more likely to experience acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).

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  • 2017
  • Evangelia Simou, Jo Leonardi-Bee, John Britton
  • UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK. Electronic address: evangelia.simou@nottingham.ac.uk. UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.
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