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    • Television Viewing, Walking Speed and Grip Strength in a Prospective Cohort Study 

      Keevil, Victoria Louise; Wijndaele, Katrien Lieve; Luben, Robert; Sayer, Avan A; Wareham, Nicholas John; Khaw, Kay-Tee (2014-07-18)
      Purpose Television (TV) watching is the most prevalent sedentary leisure-time activity in the United Kingdom. We examined associations between TV viewing time, measured over 10 years, and two objective measures of ...
    • Topical Beta-blockers and Cardiovascular Mortality: Systematic review and meta-analysis with data from the EPIC-Norfolk cohort study 

      Pinnock, Claude; Yip, Jennifer LY; Khawaja, Anthony P; Luben, Robert; Hayat, Shabina Anwar; Broadway, David C; Foster, Paul J et al. (Taylor & Francis, 2016-08-23)
      ${\bf Purpose:}$ To determine if topical beta-blocker use is associated with increased cardiovascular mortality, particularly amongst people with self reported glaucoma. ${\bf Methods:}$ All participants who participated ...
    • Weather, day length and physical activity in older adults: Cross-sectional results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Norfolk Cohort 

      Wu, Y-T; Luben, Robert; Wareham, Nicholas John; Griffin, Simon James; Jones, Andy (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017-05-31)
      $\textbf{Background}$ A wide range of environmental factors have been related to active ageing, but few studies have explored the impact of weather and day length on physical activity in older adults. We investigate the ...
    • Weight change and 15 year mortality: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer in Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk) cohort study. 

      Mulligan, Angela Assumpta; Lentjes, Maria Antonetta; Luben, Robert; Wareham, Nicholas John; Khaw, Kay-Tee (Springer Nature, 2018-01)
      Studies have reported a higher mortality risk associated with weight loss, particularly in middle-aged and older adults, although some of these studies did find that gaining weight was also associated with an increased ...
    • ω-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Biomarkers and Coronary Heart Disease 

      Del, Gobbo Liana C; Imamura, Fumiaki; Aslibekyan, Stella; Marklund, Matti; Virtanen, Jyrki K; Wennberg, Maria; Yakoob, Mohammad Y et al. (American Medical Association, 2016-06-27)
      Importance The role of ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids for primary prevention of coronary heart disease (CHD) remains controversial. Most prior longitudinal studies evaluated self-reported consumption rather than ...