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Dairy, cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes risk

: Prevention of Obesity and Related Diseases
: type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, metabolic syndrome, dairy
Gregory Miller22 - 15 2012 (0)
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes are major public health concerns. Nearly one-third of American adults have some form of CVD (1) while approximately 11% of adults have diabetes (2). Together these diseases account for over $600 billion annually in health care costs in the United States (3,4). Thus, ...

Importance of Human Nutrition in Agricultural Production: The Role of Dairy Foods

: Importance of Human Nutrition in Agricultural Production
: dairy, agriculture, nutrient density, food security
Gregory Miller22 - 15 2012 (0)
The relationship between human nutrition and agricultural production is multidimensional. Nutrition is a fundamental human need that affects health and well-being across the life-span, and it is well recognized that balanced nutrient and calorie intakes form the basis of a healthy diet (1). Agricultural production is part of a larger ...