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    • Body-Mass Index and Mortality among Adults with Incident Type 2 Diabetes 

      Tobias, Deirdre Kay; Pan, An; Jackson, Chandra L.; O'Reilly, Eilis J.; Ding, Eric L.; Willett, Walter C.; Manson, JoAnn E.; Hu, Frank B. (New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM/MMS), 2014)
      Background: The relation between body weight and mortality among persons with type 2 diabetes remains unresolved, with some studies suggesting decreased mortality among overweight or obese persons as compared with normal-weight ...
    • Dietary linoleic acid and risk of coronary heart disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies 

      Farvid, Maryam; Ding, Ming; Pan, An; Sun, Qi; Chiuve, Stephanie Elizabeth; Steffen, Lyn M.; Willett, Walter C.; Hu, Frank B. (Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 2014)
      Background—Previous studies on intake of linoleic acid (LA), the predominant n-6 fatty acid, and coronary heart disease (CHD) risk have generated inconsistent results. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of ...
    • Different Physical Activity Subtypes and Risk of Metabolic Syndrome in Middle-Aged and Older Chinese People 

      Chen, Mu; He, Meian; Min, Xinwen; Pan, An; Zhang, Xiaomin; Yao, Ping; Li, Xiulou; Liu, Yuewei; Yuan, Jing; Chen, Weihong; Zhou, Li; Fang, Weimin; Liang, Yuan; Wang, Youjie; Miao, Xiaoping; Lang, Mingjian; Zhang, Peng; Li, Dongfeng; Guo, Huan; Yang, Handong; Hu, Frank B.; Wu, Tangchun (Public Library of Science, 2013)
      Background: The prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) is growing rapidly in China. Tai chi and dancing are common types of exercise among middle-aged and elderly Chinese. It remains unclear whether these activities are ...