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  1. Environmental factors play an important role in developing mental disorders. This study aimed to investigate the associations of metal and nonmetal elements in drinking water with the risk of depression and an...

    Authors: Shuduo Zhou, Mintao Su, Peng Shen, Zongming Yang, Pengfei Chai, Shengzhi Sun, Hongbo Lin, Liming Shui, Na Zhang, Ming Xu, Zhi-Jie Zheng, Jianbing Wang, Zhenyu Zhang and Kun Chen
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2024 22:53
  2. Little is known about the inter-relationship among fruit and vegetable intake, gut microbiota and metabolites, and type 2 diabetes (T2D) in human prospective cohort study. The aim of the present study was to i...

    Authors: Zengliang Jiang, Ting-yu Sun, Yan He, Wanglong Gou, Luo-shi-yuan Zuo, Yuanqing Fu, Zelei Miao, Menglei Shuai, Fengzhe Xu, Congmei Xiao, Yuhui Liang, Jiali Wang, Yisong Xu, Li-peng Jing, Wenhua Ling, Hongwei Zhou…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2020 18:371
  3. Dairy contains a complex mixture of lipids, proteins, and micronutrients. Whether habitual dairy consumption is associated with health benefits is not well established. Since dairy is high in nutrients that ar...

    Authors: Ellen A. Struijk, Teresa T. Fung, Fernando Rodriguez-Artalejo, Heike A. Bischoff-Ferrari, Walter C. Willett and Esther Lopez-Garcia
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2024 22:89
  4. Diets rich in plant-based foods are associated with lower risks of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), while the prospective evidence is limited. We aimed to examine longitudinal associations of plant-b...

    Authors: Yanling Lv, Shuang Rong, Yan Deng, Wei Bao, Yang Xia and Liangkai Chen
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:351
  5. Deoxynivalenol (DON), one of the most prevalent mycotoxins, has been found to cause fetal growth retardation in animals. However, limited evidence exists regarding its effects on pregnant women.

    Authors: Tianqi Tan, Tingting Chen, Wenwen Zhu, Lin Gong, Yizhong Yan, Qian Li, Li Chen, Yiling Li, Jialin Liu, Yanan Li, Xuefeng Yang, Liping Hao, Huaiji Wang, Nianhong Yang and Sheng Wei
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:328
  6. The mind-body nexus has been a topic of growing interest. Further data are however required to understand the specific relationship between mood and anxiety disorders and individual physical health conditions,...

    Authors: Livia Sanna, Amanda L Stuart, Julie A Pasco, Mark A Kotowicz, Michael Berk, Paolo Girardi, Sharon L Brennan and Lana J Williams
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2013 11:110
  7. We used data from 1702 women from a pregnancy-based UK cohort who had up to four repeat cardiovascular health measures between mean age 51 (SD = 4.0) and 56 (SD = 3.6) years and experienced a natural menopause. M...

    Authors: Gemma L. Clayton, Ana Gonçalves Soares, Fanny Kilpi, Abigail Fraser, Paul Welsh, Naveed Sattar, Scott M. Nelson, Kate Tilling and Deborah A. Lawlor
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2022 20:299
  8. Recent studies have highlighted the role of low-grade systemic inflammation in linking periodontitis to cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes, but many aspects remain unclear. This study examines the independe...

    Authors: Christiane Pink, Birte Holtfreter, Henry Völzke, Matthias Nauck, Marcus Dörr and Thomas Kocher
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:430
  9. Maternal obesity and advanced age have been associated with an increased risk of structural congenital heart defects in the offspring. Whether these factors may also cause abnormalities in infant cardiac dimen...

    Authors: Mette Marie Olsen Nørregaard, Saima Basit, Anne-Sophie Sillesen, Anna Axelsson Raja, Finn Stener Jørgensen, Kasper Karmark Iversen, Henning Bundgaard, Heather Allison Boyd and Ruth Ottilia Birgitta Vøgg
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:499
  10. Metabolic-associated fatty liver disease (MAFLD) encompasses diverse disease groups with potentially heterogeneous clinical outcomes. We investigated the risk of all-cause and disease-specific mortality in MAF...

    Authors: Goh Eun Chung, Su Jong Yu, Jeong-Ju Yoo, Yuri Cho, Kyu-na Lee, Dong Wook Shin, Donghee Kim, Yoon Jun Kim, Jung-Hwan Yoon, Kyungdo Han and Eun Ju Cho
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:4
  11. Mechanistic studies suggest that mitochondria DNA (mtDNA) dysfunction may be associated with increased risk of atrial fibrillation (AF). The association between mtDNA copy number (mtDNA-CN) and incident AF in ...

    Authors: Di Zhao, Traci M. Bartz, Nona Sotoodehnia, Wendy S. Post, Susan R. Heckbert, Alvaro Alonso, Ryan J. Longchamps, Christina A. Castellani, Yun Soo Hong, Jerome I. Rotter, Henry J. Lin, Brian O’Rourke, Nathan Pankratz, John A. Lane, Stephanie Y. Yang, Eliseo Guallar…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2020 18:246
  12. ...81% of women reported being married or living with a partner and they were less likely to live in deprived areas, to smoke or be physically inactive, but had a higher alcohol intake than women who were not mar...

    Authors: Sarah Floud, Angela Balkwill, Dexter Canoy, F Lucy Wright, Gillian K Reeves, Jane Green, Valerie Beral and Benjamin J Cairns
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2014 12:42
  13. The epidemics of HIV and hypertension are converging in sub-Saharan Africa. Due to antiretroviral therapy (ART), more HIV-infected adults are living longer and gaining weight, putting them at greater risk for ...

    Authors: Robert N Peck, Rehema Shedafa, Samuel Kalluvya, Jennifer A Downs, Jim Todd, Manikkam Suthanthiran, Daniel W Fitzgerald and Johannes B Kataraihya
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2014 12:125
  14. Liver plays an important role in maintaining glucose homeostasis. We aimed to examine the associations of liver enzymes and hepatic steatosis index (HSI, a reliable biomarker for non-alcoholic fatty liver dis...

    Authors: Ping Wu, Yi Wang, Yi Ye, Xue Yang, Yichao Huang, Yixiang Ye, Yuwei Lai, Jing Ouyang, Linjing Wu, Jianguo Xu, Jiaying Yuan, Yayi Hu, Yi-Xin Wang, Gang Liu, Da Chen, An Pan…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:150
  15. All-cause mortality following atrial fibrillation (AF) has decreased over time. Data regarding temporal trends in causes of death among individuals with AF are scarce. The aim of our study was to analyze tempo...

    Authors: Jelena Kornej, Qiuxi Huang, Sarah R. Preis, Steven A. Lubitz, Darae Ko, Joanne M. Murabito, Emelia J. Benjamin and Ludovic Trinquart
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2021 19:170
  16. Average FSSG scores were 4.8 ± 5.2 for total subjects, 9.0 ± 7.3 for PPI users, and 8.2 ± 6.6 for H2RA users. Among the total population, positively correlated factors and standardized coefficients (β) for FSSG s...

    Authors: Nobutake Yamamichi, Satoshi Mochizuki, Itsuko Asada-Hirayama, Rie Mikami-Matsuda, Takeshi Shimamoto, Maki Konno-Shimizu, Yu Takahashi, Chihiro Takeuchi, Keiko Niimi, Satoshi Ono, Shinya Kodashima, Chihiro Minatsuki, Mitsuhiro Fujishiro, Toru Mitsushima and Kazuhiko Koike
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2012 10:45
  17. Previous studies have reported that maternal smoking during pregnancy and breastfeeding may affect the occurrence of hypertension, but whether early life factors modify the impact of the offspring’s genetic ri...

    Authors: Jingjia Liang, Zuqiang Fu, Qian Liu, Yuehong Shen, Xin Zhang, Zhenkun Weng, Jin Xu, Wenxiang Li, Cheng Xu, Yong Zhou and Aihua Gu
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2022 20:454
  18. Integrating a joint approach to chronic disease management within the context of a couple has immense potential as a valuable strategy for both prevention and treatment. Although spousal concordance has been r...

    Authors: Hoyoung An, Hee Won Yang, Dae Jong Oh, Eunji Lim, Jin Shin, Dong Gyu Moon, Seung Wan Suh, Seonjeong Byun, Tae Hui Kim, Kyung Phil Kwak, Bong Jo Kim, Shin Gyeom Kim, Jeong Lan Kim, Seok Woo Moon, Joon Hyuk Park, Seung-Ho Ryu…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:367
  19. Increasing evidence highlights healthy dietary patterns and links daily cooking oil intake with chronic diseases including cardiovascular disease (CVD) and diabetes. However, food-based evidence supporting the...

    Authors: Yu Zhang, Pan Zhuang, Fei Wu, Wei He, Lei Mao, Wei Jia, Yiju Zhang, Xiaoqian Chen and Jingjing Jiao
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2021 19:92
  20. The molecular pathways linking short and long sleep duration with incident diabetes mellitus (iDM) and incident coronary heart disease (iCHD) are not known. We aimed to identify circulating protein patterns as...

    Authors: Thomas Svensson, Akiko Kishi Svensson, Mariusz Kitlinski, Gunnar Engström, Jan Nilsson, Marju Orho-Melander, Peter M. Nilsson and Olle Melander
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2024 22:173
  21. Metabolic dysfunction-associated fatty liver disease (MAFLD) is a newly defined condition encompassing hepatic steatosis and metabolic dysfunction. However, the relationship between MAFLD and multi-system dise...

    Authors: Yu Jia, Dongze Li, Yi You, Jing Yu, Wenli Jiang, Yi Liu, Rui Zeng, Zhi Wan, Yi Lei and Xiaoyang Liao
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:398
  22. Particulate matter exposure during in utero life may entail adverse health outcomes later in life. The microvasculature undergoes extensive, organ-specific prenatal maturation. A growing body of evidence shows th...

    Authors: Leen J. Luyten, Yinthe Dockx, Eline B. Provost, Narjes Madhloum, Hanne Sleurs, Kristof Y. Neven, Bram G. Janssen, Hannelore Bové, Florence Debacq-Chainiaux, Nele Gerrits, Wouter Lefebvre, Michelle Plusquin, Charlotte Vanpoucke, Patrick De Boever and Tim S. Nawrot
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2020 18:128
  23. In a cross-sectional analysis of the prospective Joint Asia Diabetes Evaluation Register including patients from 427 clinics in 11 Asian countries/regions in 2007–2021, we defined positive FamH as affected parent...

    Authors: Johnny T. K. Cheung, Eric Lau, Cyrus C. T. Tsui, Edmond L. N. Siu, Naomi K. W. Tse, Nicole Y. L. Hui, Ronald C. W. Ma, Alice P. S. Kong, Amy Fu, Vanessa Lau, Weiping Jia, Wayne H. H. Sheu, Leorino Sobrepena, K. H. Yoon, Alexander T. B. Tan, Yook-Chin Chia…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2022 20:249
  24. The major metabolic complications of obesity and type 2 diabetes may be prevented and managed with dietary modification. The use of sweeteners that provide little or no calories may help to achieve this object...

    Authors: Natasha Wiebe, Raj Padwal, Catherine Field, Seth Marks, Rene Jacobs and Marcello Tonelli
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2011 9:123
  25. The risk of hepatic steatosis may be reduced through changes to dietary intakes, but evidence is sparse, especially for dietary patterns including the Mediterranean diet. We investigated the association betwee...

    Authors: Saman Khalatbari-Soltani, Fumiaki Imamura, Soren Brage, Emanuella De Lucia Rolfe, Simon J Griffin, Nicholas J Wareham, Pedro Marques-Vidal and Nita G Forouhi
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2019 17:19
  26. A prospective cohort study was conducted among 33,066 healthy men and women aged 20 to 70 years recruited into the EPIC-NL study during 1993 to 1997. Participants’ smoking status, BMI, physical activity, and adhe...

    Authors: Anne M May, Ellen A Struijk, Heidi P Fransen, N Charlotte Onland-Moret, G Ardine de Wit, Jolanda MA Boer, Yvonne T van der Schouw, Jeljer Hoekstra, H Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita, Petra HM Peeters and Joline WJ Beulens
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2015 13:39
  27. Little is known about how pre-diagnostic metabolites in blood relate to risk of prostate cancer. We aimed to investigate the prospective association between plasma metabolite concentrations and risk of prostat...

    Authors: Julie A. Schmidt, Georgina K. Fensom, Sabina Rinaldi, Augustin Scalbert, Paul N. Appleby, David Achaintre, Audrey Gicquiau, Marc J. Gunter, Pietro Ferrari, Rudolf Kaaks, Tilman Kühn, Anna Floegel, Heiner Boeing, Antonia Trichopoulou, Pagona Lagiou, Eleutherios Anifantis…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2017 15:122
  28. We analysed 61,817 patients; 1726 (2.8 %, 95%CI 2.7-2.9 %) were homeless. Homeless patients were concentrated in bigger cities, were more frequently middle-aged males, had black/brown skin colour, and had receive...

    Authors: Otavio T. Ranzani, Carlos R. R. Carvalho, Eliseu A. Waldman and Laura C. Rodrigues
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2016 14:41
  29. We measured nine individual plasma phospholipid SFAs and derived three SFA groups (odd-chain: C15:0 + C17:0, even-chain: C14:0 + C16:0 + C18:0, and very-long-chain: C20:0 + C22:0 + C23:0 + C24:0) in individuals f...

    Authors: Ju-Sheng Zheng, Stephen J. Sharp, Fumiaki Imamura, Albert Koulman, Matthias B. Schulze, Zheng Ye, Jules Griffin, Marcela Guevara, José María Huerta, Janine Kröger, Ivonne Sluijs, Antonio Agudo, Aurelio Barricarte, Heiner Boeing, Sandra Colorado-Yohar, Courtney Dow…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2017 15:203
  30. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a worldwide public health concern, mainly afflicting older adults. Although the etiology of OA remains unclear, environmental factors are increasingly considered as non-negligible risk f...

    Authors: Li Chen, Ying Zhao, Fangqu Liu, Huimin Chen, Tianqi Tan, Ping Yao and Yuhan Tang
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2022 20:207
  31. Sex hormones have been suggested to play a role in colorectal cancer (CRC), but their influence on early initiation of CRC remains unknown.

    Authors: Dong Hang, Xiaosheng He, Ane Sørlie Kværner, Andrew T. Chan, Kana Wu, Shuji Ogino, Zhibin Hu, Hongbing Shen, Edward L. Giovannucci and Mingyang Song
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2021 19:18
  32. Differences in sex hormone levels among populations might contribute to the variation in breast cancer incidence across countries. Previous studies have shown higher breast cancer incidence and mortality among...

    Authors: Motoki Iwasaki, Yoshio Kasuga, Shiro Yokoyama, Hiroshi Onuma, Hideki Nishimura, Ritsu Kusama, Gerson Shigeaki Hamada, Ines Nobuko Nishimoto, Maria do Socorro Maciel, Juvenal Motola Jr, Fábio Martins Laginha, Roberto Anzai and Shoichiro Tsugane
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2011 9:16
  33. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is characterized by hepatic steatosis in over 5% of the parenchyma in the absence of excessive alcohol consumption. It is more prevalent in patients...

    Authors: Óscar Soto-Angona, Gerard Anmella, María José Valdés-Florido, Nieves De Uribe-Viloria, Andre F. Carvalho, Brenda W. J. H. Penninx and Michael Berk
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2020 18:261
  34. Chronic musculoskeletal pain has been linked to dementia; however, chronic pain typically occurs in multiple sites; therefore, this study was to investigate whether greater number of chronic pain sites is asso...

    Authors: Jing Tian, Graeme Jones, Xin Lin, Yuan Zhou, Anna King, James Vickers and Feng Pan
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:169
  35. People who use illicit opioids are more likely to be admitted to hospital than people of the same age in the general population. Many admissions end in discharge against medical advice, which is associated wit...

    Authors: Magdalena Harris, Adam Holland, Dan Lewer, Michael Brown, Niamh Eastwood, Gary Sutton, Ben Sansom, Gabby Cruickshank, Molly Bradbury, Isabelle Guest and Jenny Scott
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2022 20:151
  36. A total of 13,270 incident breast cancer cases were identified from an initial sample of 318,686 women in 9 countries from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study. Adherence ...

    Authors: Carlota Castro-Espin, Catalina Bonet, Marta Crous-Bou, Núria Nadal-Zaragoza, Anne Tjønneland, Lene Mellemkjær, Mariem Hajji-Louati, Thérèse Truong, Verena Katzke, Charlotte Le Cornet, Matthias B. Schulze, Franziska Jannasch, Giovanna Masala, Sabina Sieri, Salvatore Panico, Chiara Di Girolamo…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:225
  37. Understanding of the role of ethnicity and socioeconomic position in the risk of developing SARS-CoV-2 infection is limited. We investigated this in the UK Biobank study.

    Authors: Claire L. Niedzwiedz, Catherine A. O’Donnell, Bhautesh Dinesh Jani, Evangelia Demou, Frederick K. Ho, Carlos Celis-Morales, Barbara I. Nicholl, Frances S. Mair, Paul Welsh, Naveed Sattar, Jill P. Pell and S. Vittal Katikireddi
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2020 18:160

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  38. The prevalence of excess adiposity, as measured by elevated body mass index (BMI) and waist-hip ratio (WHR), is increasing in sub-Saharan African (SSA) populations. This could add a considerable burden of card...

    Authors: Ana Luiza G. Soares, Louis Banda, Alemayehu Amberbir, Shabbar Jaffar, Crispin Musicha, Alison J. Price, Amelia C. Crampin, Moffat J. Nyirenda and Deborah A. Lawlor
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2020 18:181
  39. The 2017 American College of Cardiology (ACC)/American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines for high blood pressure (BP) in adults came up with a new definition of hypertension with a threshold BP level of 130/8...

    Authors: Yanjun Ma, Rong Hua, Zhenchun Yang, Baoliang Zhong, Li Yan and Wuxiang Xie
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2021 19:287
  40. Maternal pre-pregnancy obesity is an established risk factor for childhood obesity. Investigating epigenetic alterations induced by maternal obesity during fetal development could gain mechanistic insight into...

    Authors: Jiahui Si, Anat Yaskolka Meir, Xiumei Hong, Guoying Wang, Wanyu Huang, Colleen Pearson, William G. Adams, Xiaobin Wang and Liming Liang
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:317
  41. Of 70,421 participants (35–70 years, 58.6% women) from the Lifelines cohort study, dietary intake was assessed with a food frequency questionnaire. UPF was identified according to the NOVA classification. Princip...

    Authors: Ming-Jie Duan, Petra C. Vinke, Gerjan Navis, Eva Corpeleijn and Louise H. Dekker
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2022 20:7
  42. Amino acid metabolism is dysregulated in colorectal cancer patients; however, it is not clear whether pre-diagnostic levels of amino acids are associated with subsequent risk of colorectal cancer. We investiga...

    Authors: Joseph A. Rothwell, Jelena Bešević, Niki Dimou, Marie Breeur, Neil Murphy, Mazda Jenab, Roland Wedekind, Vivian Viallon, Pietro Ferrari, David Achaintre, Audrey Gicquiau, Sabina Rinaldi, Augustin Scalbert, Inge Huybrechts, Cornelia Prehn, Jerzy Adamski…
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:80
  43. Mitochondrial (MT) dysfunction is a hallmark of liver diseases. However, the effects of functional variants such as protein truncating variants (PTVs) in MT-related genes on the risk of liver diseases have not...

    Authors: Huangbo Yuan, Zhenqiu Liu, Mingyang Chen, Qiaoyi Xu, Yanfeng Jiang, Tiejun Zhang, Chen Suo and Xingdong Chen
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2024 22:239
  44. The immunologic milieu at the maternal–fetal interface has profound effects on propelling the development of the fetal brain. However, accessible epidemiological studies concerning the association between plac...

    Authors: Jixing Zhou, Juan Tong, Xue Ru, Yuzhu Teng, Menglong Geng, Shuangqin Yan, Fangbiao Tao and Kun Huang
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2023 21:449
  45. Studies on physical activity (PA) and mental health are largely limited to self-reported PA. This study aims to use prospective cohort data to investigate the association between device-measured PA and affecti...

    Authors: Frederick K. Ho, Fanny Petermann-Rocha, Solange Parra-Soto, Jirapitcha Boonpor, Jason M. R. Gill, Stuart R. Gray, Jill P. Pell and Carlos Celis-Morales
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2022 20:290
  46. Previous cohort studies have investigated the relationship between self-reported physical activity (PA) and dementia. Evidence from objective device-measured PA data is lacking. This study aimed to explore the...

    Authors: Fanny Petermann-Rocha, Donald M. Lyall, Stuart R. Gray, Jason M. R. Gill, Naveed Sattar, Paul Welsh, Terence J. Quinn, William Stewart, Jill P. Pell, Frederick K. Ho and Carlos Celis-Morales
    Citation: BMC Medicine 2021 19:305