Early Life Nutrition May Influence Developmental Myelination and Cognition

Previous studies have shown both the differences in myelination between exclusively breastfed and exclusively formula-fed infants. This  milestone publication also looks at how the varying nutritional composition of different formulas may impact not only myelination but also differences in...

The Learning Lead - Volume 5, Issue 1 2017 - The Effect of Myelin-Relevant Nutrients on Brain Myelination and Cognitive Development (NEW!)

The association between brain development and nutrition has been gaining attention due to emerging evidence on the detrimental effect of nutritional deficiencies on cognitive functioning in infants.

The Learning Lead - Volume 4, Issue 1 2017 - DHA, Choline, and Lutein Intakes are Associated with Cognitive Performance in School Age Children

Findings on how DHA, choline, and lutein intakes are associated with cognitive performance in school age children

The Learning Lead - Volume 3, Issue 1 2016 - DHA Status Shown to be Positively Associated with School Age Children’s Cognitive Performance

DHA status shown to be positively associated with school age children’s cognitive performance

The Learning Lead - Volume 2, Issue 1 2016 - Brain Nutrients: Where & How They Work Together to Support Cognitive Development and Learning

Brain nutrients: Where & how they work together to support cognitive development and learning

The Learning Lead - Volume 1, Issue 1 2015 - Specific breast milk nutrients may work together to influence cognitive abilities of 6-month-old infants

Specific breast milk nutrients may work together to influence cognitive abilities of 6-month-old infants
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Early Life Nutrition May Influence Developmental Myelination and Cognition

Previous studies have shown both the differences in myelination between exclusively breastfed and exclusively formula-fed infants. This  milestone publication also looks at how the varying...

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The early-life gut microbiome is important for the development of immune competence in newborn infants. Mode of delivery, perinatal antibiotic use and diet are most influential to this end....

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Low Birth Weight Tied to Later-Life Diabetes

Two large prospective cohort studies from Shanghai, China showed that the risk of type 2 diabetes was higher among both men and women of low birthweight later in life, with a trend toward increased...