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Accruing evidence on benefits of adherence to the Mediterranean diet on health: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND The Mediterranean diet has long been reported to be protective against the occurrence of several different health outcomes. OBJECTIVE We aimed to update our previous meta-analysis ofExpand
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Adherence to Mediterranean diet and health status: meta-analysis
Objective To systematically review all the prospective cohort studies that have analysed the relation between adherence to a Mediterranean diet, mortality, and incidence of chronic diseases in aExpand
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Physical activity and risk of cognitive decline: a meta‐analysis of prospective studies
Abstract.  Sofi F, Valecchi D, Bacci D, Abbate R, Gensini GF, Casini A, Macchi C (Centro S. Maria agli Ulivi, Onlus IRCCS; Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence; Azienda Ospedaliero‐UniversitariaExpand
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Physical activity during leisure time and primary prevention of coronary heart disease: an updated meta-analysis of cohort studies
Background A vast body of evidence during the last decades has shown the clear preventive role of physical activity in cardiovascular disease. The real magnitude of the association between physicalExpand
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Prolonged n‐3 polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation ameliorates hepatic steatosis in patients with non‐alcoholic fatty liver disease: a pilot study
Background  Recent studies suggest a role of n‐3 long‐chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (n‐3 PUFA) as peroxisome proliferator‐activated receptor‐α ligands in improving non‐alcoholic fatty liverExpand
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Genome-wide association study of vitamin B6, vitamin B12, folate, and homocysteine blood concentrations.
The B vitamins are components of one-carbon metabolism (OCM) that contribute to DNA synthesis and methylation. Homocysteine, a by-product of OCM, has been associated with coronary heart disease,Expand
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Vegetarian, vegan diets and multiple health outcomes: A systematic review with meta-analysis of observational studies
ABSTRACT Background: Beneficial effects of vegetarian and vegan diets on health outcomes have been supposed in previous studies. Objectives: Aim of this study was to clarify the association betweenExpand
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Insomnia and risk of cardiovascular disease: a meta-analysis
Objective: Increasing evidence suggests an association between insomnia and cardiovascular disease. We performed a systematic review with meta-analysis of all the available prospective studies thatExpand
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Mediterranean diet and health status: an updated meta-analysis and a proposal for a literature-based adherence score.
OBJECTIVE To update previous meta-analyses of cohort studies that investigated the association between the Mediterranean diet and health status and to utilize data coming from all of the cohortExpand
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Mediterranean diet and multiple health outcomes: an umbrella review of meta-analyses of observational studies and randomised trials
Research has shown that a greater adherence to the Mediterranean diet is associated with a reduced risk of major chronic disease. However, the existing literature leads to debate for differentExpand
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