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Weight Gain During Pregnancy: Reexamining the Guidelines
As women of childbearing age have become heavier, the trade-off between maternal and child health created by variation in gestational weight gain has become more difficult to reconcile. Weight Gain… Expand
Dietary reference intakes for calcium and vitamin D.
Calcium and vitamin D are two essential nutrients long known for their role in bone health. Over the last ten years, the public has heard conflicting messages about other benefits of these… Expand
Committee to Review Dietary Reference Intakes for Vitamin D and Calcium
New guidelines for weight gain during pregnancy: what obstetrician/gynecologists should know.
- K. M. Rasmussen, P. Catalano, A. Yaktine
- Current opinion in obstetrics & gynecology
- 1 December 2009
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review the recently issued guidelines for weight gain during pregnancy. RECENT FINDINGS These guidelines were developed to minimize the negative health consequences for both… Expand
The Nf2 tumor suppressor, merlin, functions in Rac-dependent signaling.
Mutations in the neurofibromatosis type II (NF2) tumor suppressor predispose humans and mice to tumor development. The study of Nf2+/- mice has demonstrated an additional effect of Nf2 loss on tumor… Expand
Committee to Reexamine IOM Pregnancy Weight Guidelines
Dietary reference intakes.
The term Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs) is new to the field of nutrition. It refers to a set of at least four nutrient-based reference values that can be used for planning and assessing diets and… Expand
Dietary reference intakes : calcium, vitamin D
1 Front Matter 2 Summary 3 1 Introduction 4 2 Overview of Calcium 5 3 Overview of Vitamin D 6 4 Review of Potential Indicators of Adequacy and Selection of Indicators: Calcium and Vitamin D 7 5… Expand