Susan S Harris

Summary

Affiliation: New England Research Institutes
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D in type 1 diabetes prevention
    Susan S Harris
    Institute for Community Health Studies, New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    J Nutr 135:323-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and African Americans
    Susan S Harris
    Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111 1524, USA
    J Nutr 136:1126-9. 2006
  3. pmc Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in uninsured women
    Radhika R Kakarala
    Department of Internal Medicine, McLaren Regional Medical Center, Michigan State University, Flint, Michigan 48532 3685, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1180-3. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Reduced sun exposure does not explain the inverse association of 25-hydroxyvitamin D with percent body fat in older adults
    Susan S Harris
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3155-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of calcium and vitamin D supplementation on blood glucose and markers of inflammation in nondiabetic adults
    Anastassios G Pittas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:980-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Dietary acid-base balance, bone resorption, and calcium excretion
    Ramina Jajoo
    Division of Rheumatology, Tufts New England Medical Center, Bone Metabolism Laboratory at the Jean Mayer, USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:224-30. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Calcium intake influences the association of protein intake with rates of bone loss in elderly men and women
    Bess Dawson-Hughes
    Calcium and Bone Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:773-9. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Calcium supplement and osteoporosis medication use in women and men with recent fractures
    Alejandra Pro-Risquez
    Brookline Associates of Internal Medicine, Brighton, MA, USA
    Osteoporos Int 15:689-94. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and type 1 diabetes
    Susan S Harris
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:889-90; author reply 890. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary protein supplements on calcium excretion in healthy older men and women
    Bess Dawson-Hughes
    Bone Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1169-73. 2004

Collaborators

  • B Dawson-Hughes
  • Anastassios G Pittas
  • Sarah L Booth
  • Miriam Blum
  • Radhika R Kakarala
  • Ramina Jajoo
  • Lingyi Song
  • Alejandra Pro-Risquez
  • Elias Seyoum
  • James Peterson
  • Gregory Dolnikowski
  • Edward Saltzman
  • Elena Dvorin
  • Lakshmi P Kocharla
  • Sreenivasa R Chandana
  • Helen Rasmussen
  • Brien Barnewolt
  • Sally Rudicel

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D in type 1 diabetes prevention
    Susan S Harris
    Institute for Community Health Studies, New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    J Nutr 135:323-5. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and African Americans
    Susan S Harris
    Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111 1524, USA
    J Nutr 136:1126-9. 2006
    ..Clinicians and educators should be encouraged to promote improved vitamin D status among blacks (and others) because of the low risk and low cost of vitamin D supplementation and its potentially broad health benefits...
  3. pmc Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in uninsured women
    Radhika R Kakarala
    Department of Internal Medicine, McLaren Regional Medical Center, Michigan State University, Flint, Michigan 48532 3685, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1180-3. 2007
    ..Uninsured women may be at an even higher risk for vitamin D deficiency than others owing to low intake of dietary and supplemental vitamin D and limited sun exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reduced sun exposure does not explain the inverse association of 25-hydroxyvitamin D with percent body fat in older adults
    Susan S Harris
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3155-7. 2007
    ..Greater adiposity is associated with lower blood levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D]. The extent to which this results from reduced sun exposure among heavier individuals is unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of calcium and vitamin D supplementation on blood glucose and markers of inflammation in nondiabetic adults
    Anastassios G Pittas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:980-6. 2007
    ..We sought to compare the effects of combined calcium and vitamin D supplementation versus placebo on blood glucose and markers of inflammation in nondiabetic adults aged > or =65 years...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dietary acid-base balance, bone resorption, and calcium excretion
    Ramina Jajoo
    Division of Rheumatology, Tufts New England Medical Center, Bone Metabolism Laboratory at the Jean Mayer, USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:224-30. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to examine associations between diet-induced changes in net acid excretion (NAE) and changes in serum parathyroid hormone (PTH), bone resorption, and calcium excretion over a longer period of 60 days...
  7. ncbi request reprint Calcium intake influences the association of protein intake with rates of bone loss in elderly men and women
    Bess Dawson-Hughes
    Calcium and Bone Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:773-9. 2002
    ..There is currently no consensus on the effect of dietary protein intake on the skeleton, but there is some indication that low calcium intakes adversely influence the effect of dietary protein on fracture risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Calcium supplement and osteoporosis medication use in women and men with recent fractures
    Alejandra Pro-Risquez
    Brookline Associates of Internal Medicine, Brighton, MA, USA
    Osteoporos Int 15:689-94. 2004
    ..This suggests that the primary care physician is well positioned to bring about much needed change in the quality of care of fracture patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and type 1 diabetes
    Susan S Harris
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:889-90; author reply 890. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary protein supplements on calcium excretion in healthy older men and women
    Bess Dawson-Hughes
    Bone Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1169-73. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The effect of calcium consumption on iron absorption and iron status
    Susan S Harris
    New England Research Institutes
    Nutr Clin Care 5:231-5. 2002
    ..Recommended calcium intakes are important for skeletal health and do not appear to increase the risk for iron deficiency in healthy people...
  12. ncbi request reprint Plasma vitamin D and 25OHD responses of young and old men to supplementation with vitamin D3
    Susan S Harris
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 21:357-62. 2002
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether there are age differences in the plasma parent vitamin D and 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) responses to eight weeks of supplementation with 20 microg/day of vitamin D3...
  13. pmc Vitamin D(3) in fat tissue
    Miriam Blum
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA, 02111, USA
    Endocrine 33:90-4. 2008
    ..Compatible with the long-standing concept that fat tissue is a storage site for vitamin D, fat tissue and serum vitamin D(3) concentrations were positively correlated...