Natielen Jacques Schuch

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BACKGROUND Adequate nutrition plays an important role in bone mass accrual and maintenance and has been demonstrated as a significant tool for the prevention of fractures in individuals with osteoporosis. OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to evaluate bone health-related nutrients intake and its association with osteoporotic fractures in a(More)
BACKGROUND The Vitamin D Receptor gene (VDR) is expressed in many tissues and modulates the expression of several other genes. The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between metabolic syndrome (MetSyn) with the presence of VDR 2228570 C > T and VDR 1544410 A > G polymorphisms in Brazilian adults. METHODS Two hundred forty three (243)(More)
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