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Paper Associations between mental and oral health in Spain: a cross-sectional study of more than 23,000 people aged 15 years and over
Background: This study aimed to investigate associations between mental health and several parameters of oral health, controlling for a variety of important covariates, in a large representative sample of Spanish people. ...
The efficacy and safety of influenza vaccination in older people: An umbrella review of evidence from meta-analyses of both observational and randomized controlled studies
Vaccination is the main public health intervention to prevent influenza. We aimed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of influenza vaccination including systematic reviews and meta-analyses of observational studies and ...
Chocolate Consumption and Indicators of Adiposity in US Adults
PURPOSE: The purpose of this research is to investigate the association between consumption of chocolate and measures of adiposity in a large, representative sample of US adults.
The Association Between Sedentary Behavior and Sarcopenia Among Adults Aged >= 65 Years in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
The present study aimed to assess the association between sedentary behavior and sarcopenia among adults aged >= 65 years. Cross-sectional data from the Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health were analyzed. Sarcopenia was ...
Cognitive and metabolic outcomes of vildagliptin addition to the therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: 26 week follow-up study
Aims: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus(DM) is a well-known risk factor for cognitive impairment. Recent evidences suggest that Dipeptidyl peptidase-4(DPP-4) inhibitors might have neuroprotective effects. Therefore, this study aimed ...
The relationship between chronic diseases and number of sexual partners: an exploratory analysis
Background We investigated sex-specific associations between lifetime number of sexual partners and several health outcomes in a large sample of older adults in England.
Nutritional supplements for neuropsychiatric symptoms in people with dementia: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Objectives The aim of the present study was to assess the effects of nutritional supplementation on neuropsychiatric symptoms among people with dementia. Methods/Design Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) were searched in ...
Physical Activity and Exercise in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia: An Umbrella Review of Intervention and Observational Studies
Objectives: The aim of this umbrella review was to determine the effect of physical activity/exercise on improving cognitive and noncognitive outcomes in people with MCI (mild cognitive impairment) and dementia.
An umbrella review of systematic reviews with meta-analyses evaluating positive and negative outcomes of hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine therapy.
Background & aims: Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) and chloroquine (CQ) are anti-malarial drugs frequently used in the rheumatologic field. They were recently identified as potential therapeutic options for Coronavirus Disease ...