• A Combined Nutrition and Exercise Intervention Influences Serum Vitamin B-12 and 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Bone Turnover of Healthy Chinese Middle-Aged and Older Adults

    1 month ago - By Nutrition

    ABSTRACTBackgroundHong Kong faces several public health problems including malnutrition and osteoporosis. Considering the typical Chinese diet and overall low physical activity levels of Chinese adults, timely interventions to improve nutritional status and bone health are needed.ObjectivesWe examined the effects of a nutrition plus exercise intervention on serum vitamin B-12 and 25-hydroxyvitamin D , bone turnover markers, and parathyroid hormone concentrations in apparently healthy Chinese middle-aged and older adults.MethodsIn this 24-wk randomized controlled trial, 180 Chinese adults...
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