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Highlights from NUTRITION 2023

Your source for the year’s hottest news in food, nutrition and health

3.5 days of science, networking, and fun! Thank you for attending NUTRITION 2023!

This page will be continuously updated as news becomes available. Come back for more news!

NUTRITION 2023 Research in the News!

These Eight Habits Could Lengthen Your Life by Decades (7/24, 8:15 a.m. ET)
Large study details life expectancy gains associated with healthy lifestyle choices

CNN: https://www.cnn.com/2023/07/24/health/habits-live-longer-wellness/index.html

The Guardian (UK): https://www.theguardian.com/society/2023/jul/24/eight-lifestyle-changes-extend-your-life-researchers-say

CBS News: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/8-habits-could-add-24-years-to-your-life-study/


Opting for Olive Oil Could Boost Brain Health (7/24, 8 a.m. ET)
Regular olive oil consumption associated with 28% lower risk of fatal dementia

Yahoo! Life: https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/study-adding-more-olive-oil-120608696.html

Independent (UK): https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/habits-live-longer-scientists-study-b2380872.html

The Telegraph (UK): https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2023/07/24/olive-oil-cut-risk-dying-from-dementia/


Could Probiotics Help Slow Age-Related Cognitive Decline? (7/24, 10:15 a.m. ET)
New findings point to an important role for the gut in maintaining brain health

US News and World Report: https://www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2023-07-24/probiotics-are-good-for-more-than-your-gut

Daily Mail (UK): https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-12331875/How-PARMESAN-yoghurt-kimchi-key-staving-memory-loss.html

Inverse: https://www.inverse.com/health/this-probiotic-may-boost-cognitive-issues-in-older-adults


Is Snacking Bad for Your Health? It Depends on What and When You Eat (7/24, 2:30 p.m. ET)
In-depth study suggests that late-night nibbles or snacking on highly processed foods could negatively affect health 

Newsweek: https://www.newsweek.com/how-snack-correctly-science-health-diet-1814852

The Sun (UK, US edition): https://www.the-sun.com/health/8677054/snacking-not-bad-for-you-rules/


Muscadine Wine Shows Promise in Improving Aging Skin (7/24, 12:45 p.m. ET)
Daily dose of dealcoholized wine enhanced skin elasticity in middle-aged women 

BBC Science Focus: https://www.sciencefocus.com/news/wine-may-boost-skin-health/

Daily Mail (UK): https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-12333567/Unusual-type-red-wine-make-skin-look-younger-study-suggests-improve-elasticity-skin-middle-aged-older-women.html

The Sun (UK, US edition): https://www.the-sun.com/health/8676172/non-alcoholic-wine-could-stop-skin-sagging/


Nutritional Content of Most Milk Alternatives Doesn’t Measure Up to Cow’s Milk (7/24, 8:30 a.m. ET)
Analysis of 200+ plant-based milk alternatives finds few contain the calcium, vitamin D, and protein of cow’s milk
 

Yahoo! Life: https://ca.style.yahoo.com/nutritional-content-most-plant-based-175539708.html

Daily Mail (UK): https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-12331751/Your-trendy-oat-lattes-arent-healthy-think-Dietitians-rule-plant-based-milks-nutritionally-inferior-dairy-version.html

Telegraph (UK): https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2023/07/24/vegan-plant-based-milks-alternatives-less-nutritional-value/


Upping Your Intake of Omega-3s May Help Protect Your Hearing (7/24, 8 a.m. ET)
Higher DHA levels associated with a lower prevalence of hearing problems in middle age
 

US News and World Report: https://www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2023-07-24/omega-3s-may-keep-your-hearing-sharp

Daily Mail (UK): https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-12331421/Eat-seafood-dont-want-DEAF-Getting-omega-3s-slash-risk-hearing-issues-finds-study.html

Contact Us

Our media team will be happy to connect you with sources and nutrition experts before, during and after the meeting.   

Media Liaison: 

Nancy Lamontagne
Media Liaison (919) 617-1330 (mobile) 
media@nutrition.org