Yasmin Neggers

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Affiliation: University of Alabama
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Maternal prepregnancy body mass index and psychomotor development in children
    Yasmin H Neggers
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:235-40. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Some thoughts on body mass index, micronutrient intakes and pregnancy outcome
    Yasmin Neggers
    University of Alabama, Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    J Nutr 133:1737S-1740S. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of domestic violence on preterm birth and low birth weight
    Yasmin Neggers
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Human Nutrition, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Box 870158, Birmingham, AL 35487, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 83:455-60. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between psychosocial profile, health practices, and pregnancy outcomes
    Yasmin Neggers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham and Tuscaloosa, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:277-85. 2006
  5. pmc Dietary intake of selected nutrients affects bacterial vaginosis in women
    Yasmin H Neggers
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    J Nutr 137:2128-33. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Mental retardation is associated with plasma omega-3 fatty acid levels and the omega-3/omega-6 ratio in children
    Yasmin H Neggers
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487, USA
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 18:22-8. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint High-dose chromium(III) supplementation has no effects on body mass and composition while altering plasma hormone and triglycerides concentrations
    Randall Bennett
    Department of Chemistry and Coalition for Biomolecular Products, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0158, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 113:53-66. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary protein, zinc, and carbon monoxide on fetal zinc concentration in mice
    Yasmin H Neggers
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0158, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 98:171-9. 2004

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Maternal prepregnancy body mass index and psychomotor development in children
    Yasmin H Neggers
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:235-40. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that low maternal body mass index (BMI) would predict worse neurodevelopmental status in children, while higher maternal BMIs would be associated with better neurodevelopmental outcomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Some thoughts on body mass index, micronutrient intakes and pregnancy outcome
    Yasmin Neggers
    University of Alabama, Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    J Nutr 133:1737S-1740S. 2003
    ..Maternal micronutrient status may partially mediate plasma volume expansion in pregnancy. Therefore, improving maternal micronutrient status may reduce adverse outcomes through this mechanism...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of domestic violence on preterm birth and low birth weight
    Yasmin Neggers
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Human Nutrition, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Box 870158, Birmingham, AL 35487, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 83:455-60. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the relationship between abuse during pregnancy or within the last year and low birth weight and preterm birth...
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between psychosocial profile, health practices, and pregnancy outcomes
    Yasmin Neggers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham and Tuscaloosa, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:277-85. 2006
    ..A prospective study was conducted to evaluate the relationship between pregnancy outcomes, psychosocial profile, and maternal health practices...
  5. pmc Dietary intake of selected nutrients affects bacterial vaginosis in women
    Yasmin H Neggers
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    J Nutr 137:2128-33. 2007
    ..4, 0.2-0.8), and calcium (0.4, 0.3-0.7). We conclude that increased dietary fat intake is associated with increased risk of BV and severe BV, whereas increased intake of folate, vitamin A, and calcium may decrease the risk of severe BV...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mental retardation is associated with plasma omega-3 fatty acid levels and the omega-3/omega-6 ratio in children
    Yasmin H Neggers
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487, USA
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 18:22-8. 2009
    ..These results suggest that proportion of plasma Sigmaomega-3 fatty acids, particularly, DHA, and the Sigmaomega-6/ Sigmaomega-3 ratio are associated with mental retardation in children in this study...
  7. ncbi request reprint High-dose chromium(III) supplementation has no effects on body mass and composition while altering plasma hormone and triglycerides concentrations
    Randall Bennett
    Department of Chemistry and Coalition for Biomolecular Products, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0158, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 113:53-66. 2006
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  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary protein, zinc, and carbon monoxide on fetal zinc concentration in mice
    Yasmin H Neggers
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0158, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 98:171-9. 2004
    ..7 +/- 3.0 and 10.0 +/- 3.3 microg Zn/g of tissue in 0 and 500 ppm CO groups). The results of this study may be relevant to populations that experience both marginal zinc and protein diets during gestation...