Assessment of mineral intake in the diets of Polish postmenopausal women in relation to their BMI—the RAC-OST-POL study

@inproceedings{Gbska2016AssessmentOM,
  title={Assessment of mineral intake in the diets of Polish postmenopausal women in relation to their BMI—the RAC-OST-POL study},
  author={Dominika Głąbska and Dariusz Włodarek and Aleksandra Kołota and Aleksandra Czekajło and Bogna Drozdzowska and W. Pluskiewicz},
  booktitle={Journal of health, population, and nutrition},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND The diets of postmenopausal women in Western countries tend to be deficient in minerals, even if the energy value is at the recommended level. The objective of the presented population-based cohort study was to assess the intake of minerals (sodium, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, iron, zinc and copper) in the diets of women aged above 55 years and to analyse the relations between BMI and mineral intake in this group. METHODS The study was conducted in a group of 406… CONTINUE READING