Archives for July 2017

Can vitamins be added to toothpaste to prevent and improve deficiencies?

Can vitamins be added to toothpaste to prevent and improve deficiencies? Find out here! This Patient Summary was written by Doreen Garelick and Alexandria Kreitman, Nutritional Sciences students at Rutgers University, and edited by Neeka Tabatabaei. The full text of the article can be found at: http://dx.doi.org.proxy.libraries.rutgers.edu/10.3945/ajcn.116.141978

Should ABCD be used in the clinical care of obesity?

Should ABCD be used in the clinical care of obesity? Adiposity-Based Chronic Disease (ABCD) is a new diagnostic term for obesity that explicitly identifies a chronic disease, and alludes to a “pathophysiologic basis, and avoids the stigmata and confusion related to the differential use and multiple meanings of the term “obesity.” Learn more about this […]