Safety and Efficacy of Using Nuts to Improve Bowel Health in Hemodialysis Patients
Constipation is common in patients with end-stage kidney disease. Nondrug strategies to manage constipation are challenging because of dietary potassium, phosphate, and fluid restrictions. Nuts are a high-fiber food but are excluded from the diet because of the high potassium and phosphate content. The aim of this study was to examine the safety and efficacy of using nuts to improve constipation in adults undertaking hemodialysis (HD).
Publication date: Available online 2 April 2020Source: PolymerAuthor(s): David McKechnie, Jordan Cree, Dominic Wadkin-Snaith, Karen Johnston
Publication date: 15 July 2020Source: Journal of Hazardous Materials, Volume 394Author(s): Zhenqi Liu, Xiaoxing Zhong, Qi Zhang, Caiyuan Lu
Publication date: Available online 1 April 2020Source: Medicina Intensiva (English Edition)Author(s): J.I. Herrero Meseguer, J.C. Lopez-Delgado, M.P. Martínez García
The author has been a grief therapist in private practice for almost 40 years. The largest percentage of his clients have been suicide loss survivors, and in this article, the author reflects on the "lessons learned" about how grief therapy with survivors ...
Publication date: Available online 1 April 2020Source: Social Science &MedicineAuthor(s): Rajan Anthony Sonik, Timothy B. Creedon, Ana Maria Progovac, Nicholas Carson, Jonathan Delman, Deborah Delman, Benjamin Le Cook, Tali Fleitman Soffer, Valeria Chambers, Catherine Rodriguez Quinerly, Ziva Mann, Ruth Nabisere, Farah N. Shaikh, Dierdre Jordan, Afsaneh Moradi, Selma de Castro, Heba Abolaban, Esther Lee, Sherry Shu-Yeu Hou, Susan Busch
CONCLUSION: The hypertension burden would decrease from 244.5 million persons to 127.5-182.3 million persons in China if the two-visit strategy was applied. PMID: 32224596 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: OAB is the most common lower urinary tract symptom in LBD often associated with detrusor overactivity, and less frequently voiding difficulties sometimes associated to prostatism. LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: 3. PMID: 32224094 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Condition: Gestational Weight Gain Interventions: Behavioral: Nutrition and physical activity intervention; Behavioral: Control Sponsor: University of Hawaii Completed
Condition: Diet in Ulcerative Colitis Patients Intervention: Dietary Supplement: Diet Sponsor: Assiut University Not yet recruiting
Conclusions: If the general pediatrician bec omes more familiar with PWS, the diagnosis and treatment will start earlier, which is essential to improve the quality of life and care for these individuals.