Dietary assessment

New study aims to develop a mobile app for population-based dietary assessment

Excessive intakes of saturated fat and added sugar are one of the leading causes of premature death in adults in the United States, contributing to nearly 700,000 deaths each year, but nutritional research aimed at improving health is often difficult due to the limitations of accurately tracking participants’ food intake. A new study led by […]

Dietary assessment

Dietary assessment should be included in routine checkups – Health experts recommend

Healthy eating and a healthy lifestyle go hand in hand. Eating healthy and nutritious food is known to be good for general well-being. Therefore, experts always advise to regularly monitor what we eat. Echoing the same thought, a team of nutrition and cardiovascular disease experts recently said that in today’s world, people should include dietary […]

Dietary assessment

Dietary Assessment Innovator DQPN Joins American College of Lifestyle Medicine Corporate Roundtable

This is a game-changer when it comes to assessing and tracking food intake. ST. LOUIS (PRWEB) March 20, 2018 The American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) Announced the Addition of Food Assessment Technology Innovator Diet Quality Photo Navigation (DQPN ™) to its Corporate Roundtable, a Group of Individuals and Organizations whose collective vision is sustainable […]

Dietary assessment

Memory-based dietary assessment tools such as ‘fatally flawed’ NHANES

In a critical review * edited by Edward Archer PhD, MS (researcher at the University of Alabama at Birmingham), and published in the journal Proceedings of the Mayo Clinic, the authors argue that memory-based dietary assessment methods (such as 24-hour dietary recall surveys used in NHANES and food frequency questionnaires used in epidemiological studies) are […]