Diet and Micronutrients

The CNP Diet and Micronutrients Research Category consolidates research exploring the interdependent relationship between dietary intake and micronutrients. To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.” While a small portion of the studies in this research category are available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership (available Fall 2021).

2018

Association of total zinc, iron, copper and selenium intakes with depression in the US adults

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2018

Database analysis of depression and anxiety in a community sample—response to a micronutrient intervention

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2019

Low zinc, copper, and manganese intake is associated with depression and anxiety symptoms in the Japanese working population: findings from the eating habit and well-being study

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2017

The impact of essential fatty acid, B vitamins, vitamin C, magnesium and zinc supplementation on stress levels in women: a systematic review

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2018

The association between dietary intake of magnesium and psychiatric disorders among Iranian adults: a cross-sectional study

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2021

Nutrient and genetic biomarkers of nutraceutical treatment response in mood and psychotic disorders: a systematic review

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2018

The association between dietary intake of magnesium and psychiatric disorders among Iranian adults: a cross-sectional study

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2019

A systematic review and meta-analysis of B vitamin supplementation on depressive symptoms, anxiety, and stress: effects on healthy and 'at-risk' individuals

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2020

Dietary creatine intake and depression risk among U.S. adults

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2019

Association between lower intake of minerals and depressive symptoms among elderly Japanese women but not men: findings from Shika study

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2020

Higher vitamin B6 intake is associated with lower depression and anxiety risk in women but not in men: a large cross-sectional study

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2018

Zinc, magnesium, selenium and depression: a review of the evidence, potential mechanisms and implications

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2019

The efficacy and safety of nutrient supplements in the treatment of mental disorders: a meta-review of meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials

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2019

Dietary total antioxidant capacity as a preventive factor against depression in climacteric women

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2019

Diet-induced hypothalamic dysfunction and metabolic disease, and the therapeutic potential of polyphenols

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2017

The role of elements in anxiety

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2015

Essential elements in depression and anxiety. Part II

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2016

Nutritional interventions in clinical depression

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2019

The relationship between dietary vitamin K and depressive symptoms in late adulthood: A cross-sectional analysis from a large cohort study

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2017

Effect of green tea phytochemicals on mood and cognition

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2019

Association of dietary phytochemical index and mental health in women: a cross-sectional study

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2019

Association between tea consumption and depressive symptom among Chinese older adults

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Is there a relationship between chocolate consumption and symptoms of depression? a cross-sectional survey of 13,626 US adults.

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2021

Palmitoylethanolamide counteracts brain fog improving depressive-like behaviour in obese mice: Possible role of synaptic plasticity and neurogenesis

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2019

Greater circulating copper concentrations and copper/zinc ratios are associated with lower psychological distress, but not cognitive performance, in a sample of Australian older adults

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2019

Vitamin B-6 and depressive symptomatology, over time, in older Latino adults

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2020

Evaluation of serum amino acids and non-enzymatic antioxidants in drug-naïve first-episode major depressive disorder

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2020

The role and the effect of magnesium in mental disorders: a systematic review

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2019

Evaluation of some trace elements and vitamins in Major Depressive Disorder patients: a case-control study

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2018

Alterations of serum macro-minerals and trace elements are associated with major depressive disorder: a case-control study

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2019

Creatine for the treatment of depression

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2020

Serum vitamin D concentrations are associated with depressive symptoms in men: the sixth Korea national health and nutrition examination survey 2014

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2020

Multinutrients for the treatment of psychiatric symptoms in clinical samples: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

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2020

Higher vitamin B 6 intake is associated with lower depression and anxiety risk in women but not in men: A large cross-sectional study

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2010

Effects of high-dose B vitamin complex with vitamin C and minerals on subjective mood and performance in healthy males

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2011

The effect of multivitamin supplementation on mood and stress in healthy older men

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2013

Effects of vitamin and mineral supplementation on stress, mild psychiatric symptoms, and mood in nonclinical samples: a meta-analysis

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2013

The effects of multivitamin supplementation on mood and general well-being in healthy young adults. A laboratory and at-home mobile phone assessment

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2016

The effects of four-week multivitamin supplementation on mood in healthy older women: A randomized controlled trial

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2012

Effects of a multivitamin, mineral and herbal supplement on cognition and blood biomarkers in older men: a randomised, placebo-controlled trial

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2019

Influence of adjuvant Coenzyme Q10 on inflammatory and oxidative stress biomarkers in patients with bipolar disorders during the depressive episode

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2013

Assessment of dietary adequacy for important brain micronutrients in patients presenting to a traumatic brain injury clinic for evaluation

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2015

A randomised trial of nutrient supplements to minimise psychological stress after a natural disaster

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