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What is the cost of a healthy food basket in the Republic of Ireland in 2018?

safefood Food, Nutrition, Income, Poverty, Household Introduction “Food poverty” is defined as the inability to have an adequate and nutritious diet due to issues of affordability or accessibility. One in ten households in the Republic of Ireland (ROI) ar ...

Macular pigment optical density and its relationship with serum and dietary levels of lutein and zeaxanthin

Beatty S, Nolan JM, Kavanagh H, O'Donovan O Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract Observational evidence is accumulating that the onset of age-related maculopathy, the leading cause of legal blindness in th ...

Macular Pigment and Percentage of Body Fat

Nolan JM, O'Donovan O, Kavanagh H, Stack J, Harrison M, Muldoon A, Mellerio J, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the relationship between percentage of body fat and macular pigm ...

Measurement of Macular Pigment: Raman Spectroscopy versus Heterochromatic Flicker Photometry

Neelam K, O'Gorman N, Nolan JM, O'Donovan O, Wong HB, Au Eong KG, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. There are several techniques for measuring macular pigment (MP) in vivo, of which Raman ...

Monthly Consistency of Macular PigmentOptical Density and Serum Concentrationsof Lutein and Zeaxanthin

Nolan JM, Stack J, Mellerio J, Godhinio M, O'Donovan O, Neelam K, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease ABSTRACT T his study was undertaken to assess serial month-to- month consistency of macular pigment (M ...

Macular pigment and ocular biometry

Neelam K, Nolan JM, Loane E, Stack J, O'Donovan O, Au Eong KG, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract This study is designed to investigate the relationship between macular pigment optical density ( ...

Risk factors for age-related maculopathy are associated with a relative lack of macular pigment

Nolan JM, Stack J, O'Donovan O, Loane E, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A bstract Macular pigment (MP) is composed of the two dietary carotenoids lutein (L) and zeaxanthin (Z), and is believed to pro ...

The Relationships between Macular Pigment Optical Density and Its Constituent Carotenoids in Dietand Serum

Nolan JM, Stack J, O'Connell E, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. Lutein (L) and zeaxanthin (Z) are two dietary carote- noids that accumulate at the macula, where they are collec- tively known ...

Measurement of Macular Pigment Optical Density Using Two Different Heterochromatic Flicker Photometers

Loane E, Stack J, Beatty S, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease ABSTRACT Purpose:T o compare macular pigment optical density using two different heterochromatic flicker photometers. M ethods:W e measured macul ...

Transport and Retinal Capture of Luteinand Zeaxanthin with Reference to Age-related Macular Degeneration

Loane E, Nolan JM, O'Donovan O, Bhosale P, Bernstein PS, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the most common cause of irreversible blindness in the elde ...

Diet and risk factors for age-related maculopathy

O'Connell ED, Nolan JM, Stack J, Greenberg D, Kyle J, Maddock L, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Systematic Reviews https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/1427b7_8aa15a8eb89d4604a25f79f7089c8e66.pdf © Public ...

Spatial Profile of Macular Pigment and Its Relationshipto Foveal Architecture

Nolan JM, Stringham J, Beatty S, Snodderly DM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. Macular pigment (MP) is composed of two dietary carotenoids, lutein and zeaxanthin, and a carotenoid generated by the retina, ...

The rationale and evidence base for a protective role of macular pigment in age-related maculopathy

Loane E, Kelliher C, Beatty S, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease ABSTRACT Age-related maculopathy (ARM) remains the most common cause of blind registration in people aged 50 years or over in the developed wo ...

Foveal Anatomic Associations with the Secondary Peak and the Slope of the Macular Pigment Spatial Profile

Kirby M, Galea M, Loane E, Stack J, Beatty S, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the reproducibility of the macular pig- ment (MP) spatial profile by using heterochromatic flicker pho ...

Psychophysical Function in Age-related Maculopathy

Neelam K, Nolan JM, Chakravarthy U, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A bstract. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the late stage of age-related maculopathy (ARM), is the leading cause of blind registr ...

Risk Factors for Age-Related Maculopathy

Connell PP, Keane PA, O'Neill EC, Altaie RW, Loane E, Neelam K, Nolan JM, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A ge-related maculopathy (ARM) is the leading cause of blindness in the elderly. Although bene ...

Apolipoprotein E Genotype Is Associated with Macular Pigment Optical Density

Loane E, McKay GJ, Nolan JM, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the most common cause of blindness in older people in developed countries, and risk factors ...

Augmentation of Macular Pigment Following Supplementation with All Three Macular Carotenoids: An Exploratory Study

Connolly EE, Beatty S, Thurnham DI, Loughman J, Howard AN, Stack J, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P urpose: At the macula, the carotenoids meso-zeaxanthin (MZ), lutein (L), and zeaxanthin (Z) are collect ...

A Central Dip in the Macular Pigment Spatial Profile Is Associated with Age and Smoking

Kirby ML, Beatty S, Loane E, Akkali MC, Connolly EE, Stack J, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the relationship between specific mac- ular pigment (MP) spatial profiles and risk fac ...

Macular pigment optical density in an ageing irish population: the irish longitudinal study on ageing

Nolan JM, Kenny R, O'Regan C, Cronin H, Loughman J, Connolly E, Kearney P, Loane E, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Age-related macular degeneration, Irish ~Longitudinal Study on Ageing, Macular pigme ...

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