All articles: Dietary Habits

Mediterranean diet and peoples’ nutritional habits aged 18-40

Nutrition is an important factor for one's health. Specifically, adopting the Mediterranean diet model contributes to people's quality of life and longevity.

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The effect of family structure on children’s dietary habits

(GR) Η οικογένεια είναι το πρώτο και το κυρίαρχο κοινωνικό περιβάλλον, με το οποίο έρχεται σε επαφή το παιδί. Συνεπώς, είναι αναμενόμενο ότι η δομή της επηρεάζει στο μέγιστο τις διατροφικές συνήθειες του παιδιού, αλλά η έρευνα σε αυτόν τον τομέα σπανίζει.

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Children’s Dietary Habits in Relation to Family Structure: An Epidemiological Study in 1728 Children and Their Families From Greece

(GR) Οι ανθυγιεινές διατροφικές συνήθειες είναι ευρέως διαδεδομένες, με την παχυσαρκία να είναι η κύρια συνέπεια των ανθυγιεινών διατροφικών συνηθειών και ένα από τα σημαντικότερα προβλήματα υγείας για τα παιδιά, με συνέπειες αργότερα στη ζωή.

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Dietary, socio-economic and behavioral risk factors for recurrent acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) events

Although cardiovascular disease mortality rates seem to decline, the increasing prevalence of Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) over time along with the aging of the population, will pose serious public health concerns and large economic burden. In Greece, cardiovascular disease (CVD) represents the 50% of mortality and 30% of the patients are re-hospitalized within the first six months after the first cardiac event, according to WHO report.

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Dietary patterns and diabetes mellitus

Type 2 diabetes is a major, non-communicable disease, with increasing prevalence worldwide.

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Is snacking beneficial for childrens’ and adolescents’ health? The impact of the lack of a universal definition of snacking on interpretation of the literature

Snacking is a common practice among children and adolescents that seems to increasingly concern health scientists. Results from large epidemiological studies, assessing trends in snacking, indicate that snacking in children ...

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