Amanda M Fretts
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Processed Meat, but Not Unprocessed Red Meat, Is Inversely Associated with Leukocyte Telomere Length in the Strong Heart Family StudyAmanda M Fretts
Departments of Epidemiology and
J Nutr 146:2013-2018. 2016..However, to our knowledge, the relation between LTL and risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diabetes, such as dietary intake of processed meat and unprocessed red meat, is largely unknown...
- Life's Simple 7 and incidence of diabetes among American Indians: the Strong Heart Family StudyAmanda M Fretts
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WACardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Diabetes Care 37:2240-5. 2014..The purpose of this analysis was to examine the associations of Life's Simple 7 goals with incident diabetes among American Indians, a population at high risk of cardiometabolic diseases...
- Associations of plasma phospholipid and dietary alpha linolenic acid with incident atrial fibrillation in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health StudyAmanda M Fretts
Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
J Am Heart Assoc 2:e003814. 2013..Few studies have examined the relationship of α-linolenic acid (ALA 18:3n-3), an intermediate-chain essential n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid derived from plants and vegetable oils, with incident atrial fibrillation (AF)...
- Modest levels of physical activity are associated with a lower incidence of diabetes in a population with a high rate of obesity: the strong heart family studyAmanda M Fretts
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Diabetes Care 35:1743-5. 2012..To examine the association of objectively measured participation in low levels of physical activity with incident type 2 diabetes...
- Associations of processed meat and unprocessed red meat intake with incident diabetes: the Strong Heart Family StudyAmanda M Fretts
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 95:752-8. 2012..Whether processed meat is associated with the risk of diabetes in AIs, a rural population with a high intake of processed meat (eg, canned meats in general, referred to as "spam") and a high rate of diabetes, is unknown...
- Physical activity and incident diabetes in American Indians: the Strong Heart StudyAmanda M Fretts
Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1360, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Am J Epidemiol 170:632-9. 2009..This study identifies physical activity as an important determinant of diabetes among American Indians and suggests the need for physical activity outreach programs that target inactive American Indians...
- Plasma phospholipid and dietary α-linolenic acid, mortality, CHD and stroke: the Cardiovascular Health StudyAmanda M Fretts
University of Washington, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1360, Seattle, WA98101, USA
Br J Nutr 112:1206-13. 2014..In conclusion, the results of the present suggest study that dietary ALA, but not plasma phospholipid ALA, is associated with a lower risk of total and non-cardiovascular mortality in older adults. ..
- Plasma phospholipid saturated fatty acids and incident atrial fibrillation: the Cardiovascular Health StudyAmanda M Fretts
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA A M F, D S S, S R H, E R W
J Am Heart Assoc 3:e000889. 2014..Prior studies suggest that circulating fatty acids may influence the risk of atrial fibrillation (AF), but little is known about the associations of circulating saturated fatty acids with risk of AF...
- Plasma phospholipid very-long-chain saturated fatty acids and incident diabetes in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health StudyRozenn N Lemaitre
From the Cardiovascular Health Research Unit RNL, AMF, CMS, and NS, Departments of Medicine RNL, CMS, and NS, Epidemiology AMF, and Biostatistics MLB and BM, University of Washington, Seattle, WA the Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA KM the Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM IBK Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA XS the Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA LD New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY DSS the Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY JRK and Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA DM
Am J Clin Nutr 101:1047-54. 2015....
- Leukocyte telomere length and ideal cardiovascular health in American Indians: the Strong Heart Family StudyHao Peng
Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions, College of Medicine, University of Florida, 2004 Mowry Road, PO Box 100231, Gainesville, FL, 32610, USA
Eur J Epidemiol . 2016..Achieving four or more ideal CVH metrics was significantly associated with longer LTL. This finding suggests that achieving an ideal CVH may prevent or delay CVD, probably through promoting healthy aging...
- Consumption of meat is associated with higher fasting glucose and insulin concentrations regardless of glucose and insulin genetic risk scores: a meta-analysis of 50,345 CaucasiansAmanda M Fretts
Departments of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Am J Clin Nutr 102:1266-78. 2015..Recent studies suggest that meat intake is associated with diabetes-related phenotypes. However, whether the associations of meat intake and glucose and insulin homeostasis are modified by genes related to glucose and insulin is unknown...