N J Wareham


Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK


  1. Fedirko V, Jenab M, Méplan C, Jones J, Zhu W, Schomburg L, et al. Association of Selenoprotein and Selenium Pathway Genotypes with Risk of Colorectal Cancer and Interaction with Selenium Status. Nutrients. 2019;11: pubmed publisher
    ..This study suggests that SNPs in the Se pathway alone or in combination with suboptimal Se status may contribute to CRC development. ..
  2. Li S, Imamura F, Schulze M, Zheng J, Ye Z, Agudo A, et al. Interplay between genetic predisposition, macronutrient intake and type 2 diabetes incidence: analysis within EPIC-InterAct across eight European countries. Diabetologia. 2018;61:1325-1332 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests that macronutrient intake recommendations to prevent type 2 diabetes do not need to account for differences in genetic predisposition to these three metabolic conditions. ..
  3. Lentjes M, Welch A, Mulligan A, Luben R, Wareham N, Khaw K. Cod liver oil supplement consumption and health: cross-sectional results from the EPIC-Norfolk cohort study. Nutrients. 2014;6:4320-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Confounding by indication takes place and will need to be taken into account when analysing prospective associations of CLO use with fracture risk and cardiovascular diseases. ..
  4. Pfister R, Michels G, Brägelmann J, Sharp S, Luben R, Wareham N, et al. Plasma vitamin C and risk of hospitalisation with diagnosis of atrial fibrillation in men and women in EPIC-Norfolk prospective study. Int J Cardiol. 2014;177:830-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings suggest that intake of food rich in vitamin C might be preventive for atrial fibrillation with a significant benefit particularly in women with low baseline intake. ..
  5. Bhoo Pathy N, Peeters P, Uiterwaal C, Bueno de Mesquita H, Bulgiba A, Bech B, et al. Coffee and tea consumption and risk of pre- and postmenopausal breast cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort study. Breast Cancer Res. 2015;17:15 pubmed publisher
    ..Higher caffeinated coffee intake may be associated with lower risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. Decaffeinated coffee intake does not seem to be associated with breast cancer. ..
  6. Romaguera D, Ward H, Wark P, Vergnaud A, Peeters P, van Gils C, et al. Pre-diagnostic concordance with the WCRF/AICR guidelines and survival in European colorectal cancer patients: a cohort study. BMC Med. 2015;13:107 pubmed publisher
    ..Greater concordance with the WCRF/AICR recommendations on diet, physical activity, and body fatness prior to CRC diagnosis is associated with improved survival among CRC patients. ..
  7. Ahmadi Abhari S, Kaptoge S, Luben R, Wareham N, Khaw K. Longitudinal association of C-reactive protein and Haemoglobin A1c over 13 years: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer--Norfolk study. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2015;14:61 pubmed publisher
  8. Conklin A, Forouhi N, Surtees P, Wareham N, Monsivais P. Gender and the double burden of economic and social disadvantages on healthy eating: cross-sectional study of older adults in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort. BMC Public Health. 2015;15:692 pubmed publisher
  9. Lotta L, Abbasi A, Sharp S, Sahlqvist A, Waterworth D, Brosnan J, et al. Definitions of Metabolic Health and Risk of Future Type 2 Diabetes in BMI Categories: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis. Diabetes Care. 2015;38:2177-87 pubmed publisher

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  1. Merritt M, Riboli E, Murphy N, Kadi M, Tjønneland A, Olsen A, et al. Reproductive factors and risk of mortality in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition; a cohort study. BMC Med. 2015;13:252 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings may contribute to the development of improved strategies to promote better long-term health in women. ..
  2. Berkemeyer K, Wijndaele K, White T, Cooper A, Luben R, Westgate K, et al. The descriptive epidemiology of accelerometer-measured physical activity in older adults. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2016;13:2 pubmed publisher
    ..Older adults in the UK were more active overall, but also spent more time being sedentary than US adults. ..
  3. Wareham N. Mind the gap: efficacy versus effectiveness of lifestyle interventions to prevent diabetes. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2015;3:160-1 pubmed publisher
  4. Mardinoglu A, Gogg S, Lotta L, Stancakova A, Nerstedt A, Boren J, et al. Elevated Plasma Levels of 3-Hydroxyisobutyric Acid Are Associated With Incident Type 2 Diabetes. EBioMedicine. 2018;27:151-155 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, we found that increased plasma level of 3-HIB is a marker of future risk of T2D and 3-HIB may be important for the regulation of metabolic flexibility in heart and muscles. ..
  5. Burgoine T, Mackenbach J, Lakerveld J, Forouhi N, Griffin S, Brage S, et al. Interplay of Socioeconomic Status and Supermarket Distance Is Associated with Excess Obesity Risk: A UK Cross-Sectional Study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2017;14: pubmed publisher
    ..09); results were similar for overweight. Our results suggest that public health can be improved through planning better access to supermarkets, in combination with interventions to address socioeconomic barriers. ..