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My name is Mariette Abrahams, nutrition consultant, registered dietitian nutritionist and founder of Pomegranate Nutrition consulting. To learn more about me, click here
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Lots of news to share this week, so without too much preamble this week, enjoy this week´s edition and please don´t forget to share! As always, leave me some comments and feel free to connect!
Yours in health
FTO in the Headlines
A new study conducted at UCLH (UK) has found that teenagers with the high risk variant in the FTO gene, are at a 20% increased risk to binge eat. This gene variant was particularly evident in girls. To read the full story, click here.
Prenatal undernutrition and leukocyte telomere length in late adulthood: the Dutch famine birth cohort study
Interaction between BMI and APOE genotype is associated with changes in the plasma long-chain–PUFA response to a fish-oil supplement in healthy participants
Smart Chocolate– New product from Lycotec for astronauts
Nutritional Epigenetics: Implications for Diabetes
by Kendra Sticka MS, MEd RDN
Recommended Read – By Nessa Carey
Roles of sleep and circadian rhythms in the origin and nutritional management of obesity and metabolic disease conference- 8-9 December, 2015 Royal Society of Medicine, One Wimpole Street, London
Let´s meet in person at FOOD MATTERS LIVE- in London 17-19th November
Mariëtte Abrahams MBA RD is a registered Dietitian/Nutritionist and Business consultant. She has gained over 15 years experience in the clinical nutrition and Medical Nutrition industry. She currently consults with businesses in the Biotechnology, functional food and PR industry to use developments in Nutritional Genomics and personalised nutrition to build and develop brands by providing technical expertise, training and strategic support. Mariette has a unique skill combination of expert nutrition knowledge as well as business acumen. She is the author of “Practical Nutrigenomics- a guide to setting up your personalised nutrition service” written for health & wellness professionals as well as the developer and presenter of the BDA accredited Nutritional Genomics for nutrition professionals webinar series. Mariëtte is also a media spokesperson for the British Dietetics Association. For more details on our services or to discuss your project contact us by clicking here.
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