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    • Bidirectional Association Between Depression and Metabolic Syndrome 

      Pan, An; Keum, NaNa; Okereke, Olivia Ifeoma; Sun, Qi; Kivimaki, Mika; Rubin, Richard R.; Hu, Frank B. (American Diabetes Association, 2012)
      OBJECTIVE Epidemiological studies have repeatedly investigated the association between depression and metabolic syndrome (MetS). However, the results have been inconsistent. This meta-analysis aimed to summarize the current ...
    • Dietary Fat Intake and Cognitive Decline in Women With Type 2 Diabetes 

      Devore, Elizabeth Ellen; Stampfer, Meir Jonathan; Breteler, Monique M.; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Kang, Jae Hee Hee; Okereke, Olivia Ifeoma; Hu, Frank B.; Grodstein, Francine (American Diabetes Association, 2009)
      OBJECTIVE: Individuals with type 2 diabetes have high risk of late-life cognitive impairment, yet little is known about strategies to modify risk. Targeting insulin resistance and vascular complications—both associated ...
    • Dietary flavonoid intake and risk of incident depression in midlife and older women123 

      Chang, Shun-Chiao; Cassidy, Aedin; Willett, Walter C; Rimm, Eric B; O’Reilly, Eilis J; Okereke, Olivia I (American Society for Nutrition, 2016)
      Background: The impact of dietary flavonoid intakes on risk of depression is unclear. Objective: We prospectively examined associations between estimated habitual intakes of dietary flavonoids and depression risk. Design: ...
    • High Phobic Anxiety Is Related to Lower Leukocyte Telomere Length in Women 

      Okereke, Olivia Ifeoma; Prescott, Jennifer; Wong, Jason Yat Yang; Han, Jiali; Rexrode, Kathryn Marian; De Vivo, Immaculata (Public Library of Science, 2012)
      Background: Chronic psychological distress has been linked to shorter telomeres, an indication of accelerated aging. Yet, little is known about relations of anxiety to telomeres. We examined whether a typically chronic ...
    • The relation between past exposure to fine particulate air pollution and prevalent anxiety: observational cohort study 

      Power, Melinda C; Kioumourtzoglou, Marianthi-Anna; Hart, Jaime E; Okereke, Olivia I; Laden, Francine; Weisskopf, Marc G (BMJ Publishing Group Ltd., 2015)
      Objective: To determine whether higher past exposure to particulate air pollution is associated with prevalent high symptoms of anxiety. Design: Observational cohort study. Setting: Nurses’ Health Study. Participants: 71 ...
    • Relation of Cumulative Low-Level Lead Exposure to Depressive and Phobic Anxiety Symptom Scores in Middle-Age and Elderly Women 

      Eum, Ki-Do; Korrick, Susan Abigail; Weuve, Jennifer Lynn; Okereke, Olivia Ifeoma; Kubzansky, Laura Diane; Hu, Howard; Weisskopf, Marc G. (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2012)
      Background: Different lines of evidence suggest that low-level lead exposure could be a modifiable risk factor for adverse psychological symptoms, but little work has explored this relation. Objective: We assessed whether ...