• Diet Modulates the Effects of Genetic Variants on the Vitamin D Metabolic Pathway and Bone Mineral Density in Mexican Postmenopausal Women

    23 days ago - By Nutrition

    ABSTRACTBackgroundMacro- and micronutrients, such as proteins, vitamin D, and calcium , are important dietary factors that can modify bone mineral density. Genetic factors can interact with diet, affecting an individual's predisposition to osteoporosis.ObjectivesThis study aimed to evaluate the associations between macro- and micronutrient intakes and BMD in Mexican postmenopausal women, and their interactions with genetic polymorphisms involved in the vitamin D metabolic pathway.MethodsWe analyzed data from 317 postmenopausal women from the Health Workers Cohort Study, a longitudinal...
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