E Rimm

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary protein and risk of ischemic heart disease in women
    F B Hu
    Departments of Nutrition and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 70:221-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Snoring and risk of cardiovascular disease in women
    F B Hu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:308-13. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cardiovascular disease
    E Rimm
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 2:529-35. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of zinc intake and the risk of age-related macular degeneration
    E Cho
    Departments of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 11:328-36. 2001
  5. pmc Moderate alcohol intake and lower risk of coronary heart disease: meta-analysis of effects on lipids and haemostatic factors
    E B Rimm
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 319:1523-8. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Folate and vitamin B6 from diet and supplements in relation to risk of coronary heart disease among women
    E B Rimm
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 279:359-64. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Adherence to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and risk of major chronic disease in men
    M L McCullough
    Departments of Nutrition, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:1223-31. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Whole-grain consumption and risk of coronary heart disease: results from the Nurses' Health Study
    S Liu
    Division of Preventive Medicine and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 70:412-9. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary and lifestyle factors in relation to plasma leptin concentrations among normal weight and overweight men
    N F Chu
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:106-14. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Racial variation in prostate cancer incidence and in hormonal system markers among male health professionals
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:2009-17. 2000

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  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary protein and risk of ischemic heart disease in women
    F B Hu
    Departments of Nutrition and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 70:221-7. 1999
    ..Prospective data on the relation of protein intake to risk of ischemic heart disease are sparse...
  2. ncbi request reprint Snoring and risk of cardiovascular disease in women
    F B Hu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:308-13. 2000
    ..To examine prospectively the association between snoring and incidence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in women...
  3. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cardiovascular disease
    E Rimm
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 2:529-35. 2000
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  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of zinc intake and the risk of age-related macular degeneration
    E Cho
    Departments of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 11:328-36. 2001
    ..Zinc is found in high concentrations in the retina and is hypothesized to reduce the risk of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Any long-term benefit associated with dietary zinc intake has not been evaluated...
  5. pmc Moderate alcohol intake and lower risk of coronary heart disease: meta-analysis of effects on lipids and haemostatic factors
    E B Rimm
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 319:1523-8. 1999
    ..To summarise quantitatively the association between moderate alcohol intake and biological markers of risk of coronary heart disease and to predict how these changes would lower the risk...
  6. ncbi request reprint Folate and vitamin B6 from diet and supplements in relation to risk of coronary heart disease among women
    E B Rimm
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 279:359-64. 1998
    ..Hyperhomocysteinemia is caused by genetic and lifestyle influences, including low intakes of folate and vitamin B6. However, prospective data relating intake of these vitamins to risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) are not available...
  7. ncbi request reprint Adherence to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and risk of major chronic disease in men
    M L McCullough
    Departments of Nutrition, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:1223-31. 2000
    ..The healthy eating index (HEI) measures the concordance of dietary patterns with these guidelines...
  8. ncbi request reprint Whole-grain consumption and risk of coronary heart disease: results from the Nurses' Health Study
    S Liu
    Division of Preventive Medicine and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 70:412-9. 1999
    ..Although current dietary guidelines for Americans recommend increased intake of grain products to prevent coronary heart disease (CHD), epidemiologic data relating whole-grain intake to the risk of CHD are sparse...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary and lifestyle factors in relation to plasma leptin concentrations among normal weight and overweight men
    N F Chu
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:106-14. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether modifiable dietary and lifestyle factors are associated with plasma leptin concentrations among US men...
  10. ncbi request reprint Racial variation in prostate cancer incidence and in hormonal system markers among male health professionals
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:2009-17. 2000
    ..Whether differences in the distribution of known or suspected risk factors among racial groups explain this variation is unknown...
  11. pmc A genetic variant at the fatty acid-binding protein aP2 locus reduces the risk for hypertriglyceridemia, type 2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease
    G Tuncman
    Department of Genetics and Complex Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:6970-5. 2006
    ..Taken together, our results indicate that reduction in aP2 activity in humans generate a metabolically favorable phenotype that is similar to aP2 deficiency in experimental models...
  12. ncbi request reprint Assessment of questionnaire validity for measuring total fat intake using plasma lipid levels as criteria
    W Willett
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:1107-12. 2001
    ..These data provide additional evidence that informative measurements of dietary fat can be obtained by carefully constructed food frequency questionnaires...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk of bladder cancer by geographic region in a U.S. cohort of male health professionals
    D S Michaud
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 12:719-26. 2001
    ..77, 95% CI = 1.15-2.71, adjusted for smoking). Diet and other known characteristics do not appear to be responsible for the regional variations in bladder cancer rates in the United States...
  14. ncbi request reprint Glycemic status and soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor levels in relation to plasma leptin concentrations among normal weight and overweight US men
    N F Chu
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1085-92. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the potential role of glycemic status and adipose-derived cytokines in regulating plasma leptin levels among normal and overweight men...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and validity of dietary patterns assessed with a food-frequency questionnaire
    F B Hu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:243-9. 1999
    ..Recently, the analysis of dietary patterns has emerged as a possible approach to examining diet-disease relations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association between dietary patterns and plasma biomarkers of obesity and cardiovascular disease risk
    T T Fung
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:61-7. 2001
    ..Although the effects of individual foods or nutrients on the development of diseases and their risk factors have been investigated in many studies, little attention has been given to the effect of overall dietary patterns...
  17. pmc The association of serum lipids and inflammatory biomarkers with renal function in men with type II diabetes mellitus
    J Lin
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Kidney Int 69:336-42. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of fruit and vegetable intake on risk for coronary heart disease
    K J Joshipura
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 134:1106-14. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Consumption of fruits and vegetables, particularly green leafy vegetables and vitamin C-rich fruits and vegetables, appears to have a protective effect against coronary heart disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat intake and risk of type 2 diabetes in women
    J Salmeron
    Departments of Nutrition and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:1019-26. 2001
    ..The long-term relations between specific types of dietary fat and risk of type 2 diabetes remain unclear...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact of overweight on the risk of developing common chronic diseases during a 10-year period
    A E Field
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1581-6. 2001
    ..Overweight adults are at an increased risk of developing numerous chronic diseases...
  21. doi request reprint Brian MacMahon (1923-2007): founder of modern epidemiology
    D Trichopoulos
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:329-37. 2008
    ..He made major scientific contributions, received several distinguished prizes and awards, and continued to publish insightful papers until the very end. Brian MacMahon was the first editor-in-chief of Cancer Causes and Control...
  22. ncbi request reprint Vitamin supplement use and the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among women and men
    S M Zhang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:1056-63. 2001
    ..Because an elevated risk among multivitamin users was not observed consistently in the two cohorts and the pooled data were not significant, the elevated risk among women may be the result of chance...
  23. pmc Frequent nut consumption and risk of coronary heart disease in women: prospective cohort study
    F B Hu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 317:1341-5. 1998
    ..To examine the relation between nut consumption and risk of coronary heart disease in a cohort of women from the Nurses' Health Study...
  24. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of age and lifestyle factors in relation to community-acquired pneumonia in US men and women
    I Baik
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Nutrition, 665 Huntington Ave, Bldg 2, Room 329, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:3082-8. 2000
    ..We examined the associations of age, smoking status, body mass index (BMI), weight change during adulthood, physical activity, and alcohol intake with risk of CAP among men and women...
  25. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the hepatic lipase gene and the risk of coronary heart disease among US diabetic men: potential interaction with obesity
    C Zhang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Diabetologia 49:1552-9. 2006
    ..Moreover, data on this association among diabetic patients are limited. We investigated the association of the LIPC polymorphism with CHD risk among US diabetic men and evaluated whether this association was modified by adiposity status...
  26. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol intake and markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction among diabetic men
    I Shai
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetologia 47:1760-7. 2004
    ..It remains to be determined whether there is an association between alcohol and inflammation in individuals with diabetes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease and biomarkers related to cardiovascular disease
    K J Joshipura
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dent Res 83:151-5. 2004
    ..Based on our data, periodontal disease showed significant associations with biomarkers of endothelial dysfunction and dyslipidemia, which may potentially mediate the association between periodontal and cardiovascular disease...
  28. ncbi request reprint Blood donations and risk of coronary heart disease in men
    A Ascherio
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 103:52-7. 2001
    ..In experimental animals, iron overload appears to promote atherosclerosis and ischemic myocardial damage, but the results of epidemiological studies that relate iron stores to risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) have been inconsistent...
  29. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption increases periodontitis risk
    W Pitiphat
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 188 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dent Res 82:509-13. 2003
    ..24 (1.09, 1.42); 5.0 to 14.9 g/day, 1.18 (1.04, 1.35); 15 to 29.9 g/day, 1.18 (1.01, 1.38); and > 30 g/day, 1.27 (1.08, 1.49). The results suggest that alcohol consumption is an independent modifiable risk factor for periodontitis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of dietary fat and the risk of age-related macular degeneration
    E Cho
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:209-18. 2001
    ..The relation between intakes of total fat and specific types of fat and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) remains unclear...
  31. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in alcohol dehydrogenase and the beneficial effect of moderate alcohol consumption on myocardial infarction
    L M Hines
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    N Engl J Med 344:549-55. 2001
    ..We investigated the relation among the ADH3 polymorphism, the level of alcohol consumption, and the risk of myocardial infarction in a nested case-control study based on data from the prospective Physicians' Health Study...
  32. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of coronary heart disease among men with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    M Tanasescu
    Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1836-42. 2001
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the relationship between alcohol intake and risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) among men with type 2 diabetes...
  33. doi request reprint Exposure to alcohol, drugs and tobacco and the risk of subsequent suicidality: findings from the Mexican Adolescent Mental Health Survey
    M Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Room 305, Kresge Building, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 113:110-7. 2011
    ..e. without disorder), (3) applies to tobacco use and dependence independent of illicit drugs and alcohol use/disorder, and (4) is confounded by comorbid mental illness...
  34. ncbi request reprint Plasma leptin concentrations and four-year weight gain among US men
    N F Chu
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:346-53. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the relationship between circulating plasma leptin levels and regulation of body weight over time among US men...
  35. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and television watching in relation to risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus in men
    F B Hu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1542-8. 2001
    ..Television (TV) watching, a major sedentary behavior in the United States, has been associated with obesity. We hypothesized that prolonged TV watching may increase risk for type 2 diabetes...
  36. ncbi request reprint Whole grain consumption and risk of ischemic stroke in women: A prospective study
    S Liu
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Bringham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Ave E, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 284:1534-40. 2000
    ..Although increased intake of grain products has been recommended to prevent cardiovascular disease (CVD), prospective data examining the relation of whole grain intake to risk of ischemic stroke are sparse, especially among women...
  37. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of egg consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease in men and women
    F B Hu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 281:1387-94. 1999
    ..Reduction in egg consumption has been widely recommended to lower blood cholesterol levels and prevent coronary heart disease (CHD). Epidemiologic studies on egg consumption and risk of CHD are sparse...
  38. ncbi request reprint Smoking and risk of total and fatal prostate cancer in United States health professionals
    E Giovannucci
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:277-82. 1999
    ..Our results indicate that although smoking was unrelated to prostate cancer incidence, recent tobacco use had a substantial impact on the occurrence of fatal prostate cancer...
  39. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake and incidence of bladder cancer in a male prospective cohort
    D S Michaud
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:605-13. 1999
    ..We examined total fruit and vegetable intake, as well as intakes of subtypes of fruits and vegetables, in relation to bladder cancer risk in a large male prospective cohort study...
  40. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and benign prostatic hyperplasia
    E A Platz
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 158:2349-56. 1998
    ..Therefore, we assessed whether physical activity leads to fewer lower urinary tract symptoms in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study...
  41. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of physical activity and prostate cancer in male health professionals
    E Giovannucci
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 58:5117-22. 1998
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Intake of potassium, magnesium, calcium, and fiber and risk of stroke among US men
    A Ascherio
    Department of Nutrition, Epidemiology and Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 98:1198-204. 1998
    ..Animal experiments and epidemiological studies have suggested that high potassium intake may reduce the risk of stroke, but the evidence is inconclusive, and the role of other nutrients in potassium-rich foods remains unknown...
  43. ncbi request reprint Clustering of cardiovascular disease risk factors among obese schoolchildren: the Taipei Children Heart Study
    N F Chu
    Department of Public Health, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Am J Clin Nutr 67:1141-6. 1998
    ..Childhood obesity increases the risk of obesity in adulthood and is associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and dyslipidemia...
  44. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber, glycemic load, and risk of NIDDM in men
    J Salmeron
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Diabetes Care 20:545-50. 1997
    ..Intake of carbohydrates that provide a large glycemic response has been hypothesized to increase the risk of NIDDM, whereas dietary fiber is suspected to reduce incidence. These hypotheses have not been evaluated prospectively...
  45. ncbi request reprint Birth weight and adult hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and obesity in US men
    G C Curhan
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 94:3246-50. 1996
    ..Further study of these diseases in a large cohort with information on a wide variety of risk factors is essential to determine more precisely the risks associated with birth weight...
  46. ncbi request reprint Fluid intake and the risk of bladder cancer in men
    D S Michaud
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:1390-7. 1999
    ..The data on fluid intake in relation to the risk of bladder cancer are inconclusive...
  47. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of alpha-linolenic acid and risk of fatal ischemic heart disease among women
    F B Hu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:890-7. 1999
    ..Experimental studies in laboratory animals and humans suggest that alpha-linolenic acid (18:3n-3) may reduce the risk of arrhythmia...
  48. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of coffee consumption and the risk of symptomatic gallstone disease in men
    M F Leitzmann
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 281:2106-12. 1999
    ..Coffee has several metabolic effects that could reduce the risk of gallstone formation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Relation of consumption of vitamin E, vitamin C, and carotenoids to risk for stroke among men in the United States
    A Ascherio
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 130:963-70. 1999
    ..Antioxidants increase the resistance of low-density lipoprotein to oxidation and may thereby reduce risk for atherosclerosis...
  50. ncbi request reprint Racial variation in insulin-like growth factor-1 and binding protein-3 concentrations in middle-aged men
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:1107-10. 1999
    ..Although differences in circulating IGF-1 do not seem to account for the greater prostate cancer risk among African-American men, their absolute lower levels of IGFBP-3 may be contributory...
  51. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake in relation to risk of ischemic stroke
    K J Joshipura
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 282:1233-9. 1999
    ..Few studies have evaluated the relationship between fruit and vegetable intake and cardiovascular disease...
  52. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of carotenoid intake and risk of cataract extraction in US men
    L Brown
    Departments of Epidemiology, Nutrition, and Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 70:517-24. 1999
    ..However, prospective epidemiologic data concerning this phenomenon are limited...
  53. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of alcohol consumption and the risk of age-related macular degeneration
    E Cho
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 118:681-8. 2000
    ..To describe the relationship between alcohol consumption and the incidence of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Recreational physical activity and the risk of cholecystectomy in women
    M F Leitzmann
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 341:777-84. 1999
    ..Physical activity may be an important determinant of the risk of gallstone disease in women, both independently and as a result of its role in maintaining body weight...
  55. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol consumption and risk of coronary heart disease among women with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    C G Solomon
    Division of Women s Health, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 102:494-9. 2000
    ..We assessed prospectively the association between moderate alcohol intake and CHD risk in women with type 2 diabetes mellitus, a group at high risk for cardiovascular disease...
  56. pmc Cigarettes and suicide: a prospective study of 50,000 men
    M Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:768-73. 2000
    ..This study examined the relation between smoking and suicide, controlling for various confounders...
  57. ncbi request reprint Plasma insulin, leptin, and soluble TNF receptors levels in relation to obesity-related atherogenic and thrombogenic cardiovascular disease risk factors among men
    N F Chu
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Atherosclerosis 157:495-503. 2001
    ..However, plasma leptin may still play a role in CVD through independent effects on lipid metabolism...
  58. ncbi request reprint Nephrolithiasis and risk of hypertension
    F Madore
    Renal Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Hypertens 11:46-53. 1998
    ..99, 95% CI: 0.82 to 1.21). These data support the hypothesis that prior occurrence of nephrolithiasis increases the risk of subsequent hypertension...
  59. ncbi request reprint A methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphism and the risk of colorectal cancer
    J Chen
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 56:4862-4. 1996
    ..In contrast, when 5-methyltetrahydrofolate is depleted by alcohol consumption, val/val individuals may be less able to compensate, leading to potentially oncogenic alterations in DNA methylation...
  60. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of drinking patterns in relation to risk of type 2 diabetes among men
    K M Conigrave
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes 50:2390-5. 2001
    ..Our findings suggested that frequent alcohol consumption conveys the greatest protection against type 2 diabetes, even if the level of consumption per drinking day is low. Beverage choice did not alter risk...
  61. ncbi request reprint The correlates of dietary intake among HIV-positive adults
    J H Kim
    Departments of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 74:852-61. 2001
    ..It may be worthwhile to study dietary intake as a potential determinant of the clinical outcomes of HIV infection...
  62. ncbi request reprint Cardiac troponin T and I, echocardiographic [correction of electrocardiographic] wall motion analyses, and ejection fractions in athletes participating in the Hawaii Ironman Triathlon
    N Rifai
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Cardiol 83:1085-9. 1999
    ..002). Thus, ultraendurance exercise may cause myocardial damage as indicated by biochemical cardiac-specific markers and echocardiography. The cellular nature of this damage and whether it is transient or permanent is unclear at present...
  63. ncbi request reprint Race and gender differences in cord blood lipoproteins
    C M Loughrey
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Atherosclerosis 148:57-65. 2000
    ..These findings support the concept that the aetiology of the difference in lipoprotein concentration observed between race and gender groups includes a significant genetic component...
  64. ncbi request reprint Use of acetaminophen and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: a prospective study and the risk of symptomatic diverticular disease in men
    W H Aldoori
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Fam Med 7:255-60. 1998
    ..To examine prospectively the relationship between self-reported regular use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and acetaminophen and the risk of symptomatic diverticular disease...
  65. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on intake of animal products and risk of prostate cancer
    D S Michaud
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:557-67. 2001
    ..We examine these associations among 51,529 men who contributed detailed dietary data...
  66. ncbi request reprint Alcohol's effects on the risk for coronary heart disease
    K J Mukamal
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Alcohol Res Health 25:255-61. 2001
    ..Finally, the relationship between alcohol consumption and heart disease may be modulated by genetic factors...
  67. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in exercise-induced changes in sex hormone levels and lipid peroxidation in athletes participating in the Hawaii Ironman triathlon. Ginsburg-gender and exercise-induced lipid peroxidation
    G S Ginsburg
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 305:131-9. 2001
    ..These changes may in part explain the salutary effect of exercise on the development of vascular disease...
  68. ncbi request reprint A retrospective study of the relationship between biomarkers of atherosclerosis and erectile dysfunction in 988 men
    C B Eaton
    Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Int J Impot Res 19:218-25. 2007
    ..Future studies evaluating the prospective association of ED, endothelial function and cardiovascular disease appear warranted...