Special Issues

Nutrients runs special issues to create collections of papers on specific topics. The aim is to build a community of authors and readers to discuss the latest research and develop new ideas and research directions. Special Issues are led by Guest Editors who are experts in the subject and oversee the editorial process for papers. Papers published in a Special Issue will be collected together on a dedicated page of the journal website. For any inquiries related to a Special Issue, please contact the Editorial Office.

Section
Search by Title/Keyword
 
Order results
Display
Results per page
High-Fat Diet and Nutrition in Renal Disease
edited by Esteban Porrini
submission deadline 25 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 810
(This special issue belongs to the Section Clinical Nutrition)
Appetite, Eating Behaviors and Obesity
edited by Madusha Peiris
submission deadline 25 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1650
Keywords: appetite; metabolism; food intake; obesity; enteric nervous system; vagal; dietary nutrients; short-chain fatty acids; autonomic nervous system; hypothalamus
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Public Health)
Health Benefits of Micronutrients (Vitamins and Minerals) in Functional Products
edited by
submission deadline 25 May 2022 | 9 articles | Viewed by 7507
Keywords: vitamins; macroelements; microelements; toxic elements; food products; food supplements
(This special issue belongs to the Section Micronutrients and Human Health)
Nutrition and Bone Health
edited by
submission deadline 25 May 2022 | 9 articles | Viewed by 8744
Keywords: Nutrients Bone; Turnover Bone; Gut Microbiome; Diabetes; Athletes; Cardiometabolic Risk
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Public Health)
Bile Acids and Probiotics in Regulation of Intestinal Function in Health and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
edited by and Stefania Vetrano
submission deadline 25 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 5125
Keywords: bile acids; probiotics; diet; inflammation; malabsorption; inflammatory bowel diseases; Crohn’ s disease; diet; immune cells; barrier function; gut microbiome
(This special issue belongs to the Section Prebiotics and Probiotics)
Current Understanding of Sarcopenia and Malnutrition in Geriatric Rehabilitation
edited by
submission deadline 25 May 2022 | 7 articles | Viewed by 9315
Keywords: older adults; malnutrition (undernutrition); sarcopenia; geriatric rehabilitation; functional impairment; activity limitation; disabilities; dysphagia
(This special issue belongs to the Section Geriatric Nutrition)
Health Promoting Effects of Dietary Polysaccharides and Their Molecular Mechanisms
edited by
submission deadline 25 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1177
Keywords: polysaccharides; bioactivity; molecular mechanism; nutrition; immunity; antioxidant; application; modification
(This special issue belongs to the Section Carbohydrates)
Vitamin D and Vascular Health: Recent Developments submission deadline 26 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 744
Keywords: VDR; Transcriptome; Vascular diseases; 25OHD3
(This special issue belongs to the Section Micronutrients and Human Health)
The Effects of Electrolyte Supplementation on Human Performance and Health
edited by
submission deadline 27 May 2022 | Viewed by 194
Keywords: electrolyte(s); performance; endurance; ultra-endurance; supplementation; professional; recreational
(This special issue belongs to the Section Sports Nutrition)
Advances in Legumes for Human Nutrition
edited by Stuart Johnson and Rewati Bhattarai
submission deadline 30 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 3802
Keywords: legumes; pulses; nutrition; health; composition; phytochemicals; antinutritional factors
(This special issue belongs to the Section Phytochemicals and Human Health)
Vitamins, Minerals, Nutrition and Maternal/Perinatal COVID-19—Is There a Link and an Opportunity for Intervention in Pregnant Mothers and Infants?
edited by and Bianca Masturzo
submission deadline 30 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 531
Keywords: pregnancy; nutrition; nutrients; bioactive; SARS-CoV-2; COVID-19; neonate; infant; minerals; vitamin
(This special issue belongs to the Section Micronutrients and Human Health)
Role of Nutritional Epigenetics in Communicable and Noncommunicable Disease submission deadline 30 May 2022 | Viewed by 156
Keywords: epigenetics; nutriepigenetics; chromatin modification; gene expression; human health; bioactive nutrients and non-nutrient compounds
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics)
Metabolic and Dietary Features in Renal Diseases and Transplantation submission deadline 30 May 2022 | Viewed by 211
Keywords: chronic kidney disease; phosphate; vitamin D; kidney transplantation
(This special issue belongs to the Section Clinical Nutrition)
Nutrients and Energy Consumption during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: Within or beyond Human Milk
edited by Agnieszka Bzikowska-Jura and
submission deadline 30 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 4422
Keywords: breastfeeding; nutrient requirements; energy demand; energy expenditure; human milk composition
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition in Women)
Nutrition and NutritionaI Intervention in Childhood Chronic Diseases
edited by and Paulina Frączek
submission deadline 30 May 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 3823
Keywords: nutritional status; chronic childhood diseases; diet; child
(This special issue belongs to the Section Pediatric Nutrition)
Specialized Diet, Obesity and Associated Metabolic Disorders submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 12 articles | Viewed by 12978
Keywords: obesity; specialized diet; metabolic syndrome; type II diabetes; non-alcoholic fatty liver disease; cardiovascular disease; oxysterols; dietary supplements
(This special issue belongs to the Section Clinical Nutrition)
New Perspectives for Cancer Patients’ Nutritional Support and Therapy
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 7 articles | Viewed by 4629
Keywords: cancer; clinical nutrition; inflammation; pharmaconutrients; immunonutrition; microbiome; malnutrition; cachexia
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Public Health)
Weight Management Interventions: Predictors and Outcomes
edited by Milan Piya and Philip Mcternan
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 6 articles | Viewed by 5891
Keywords: weight management; obesity; biomarker; supplement; predictor; intervention
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Obesity)
Impact of Nutrients, Food Components, and Food Processing on Cardio-metabolic and Cancer Risk submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1547
Keywords: adipose tissue; atherosclerosis; cancer; carbonyl and oxidative stress; diabetes; diabetic complications; food processing and preparation; food supplement; foodomics; glucose; lipid; and protein metabolism; glycotoxins; gut microbiota; inflammation; insulin resistance; nutrigenomics and nutrigenetics; obesity
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Metabolism)
Dietary Interventions for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
edited by Konstantinos Tziomalos
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 14 articles | Viewed by 20367
Keywords: diet; type 2 diabetes mellitus; weight loss maintenance; stroke
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutritional Epidemiology)
Effect of Breastfeeding on Child Growth and Gut Health
edited by José Uberos
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | Viewed by 155
Keywords: breastfeeding; human milk; microbiota; gut health; child growth
(This special issue belongs to the Section Pediatric Nutrition)
The Role of Functional Foods and Ingredients in Mental Disorders and Brain Disease submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 2956
Keywords: Functional food as an aid in disorders of the central nervous system; New types of food contaminants as a risk of brain disease; Food components in the prevention of brain disorders; The role of nanoparticles and nanotechnology in the well-being of the brain
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutritional Epidemiology)
New Insights in Early Growth of Premature Infants: Lifelong Health Programming
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1200
Keywords: growth pattern; body composition; premature infant; early nutrition; long-term health; obesity
(This special issue belongs to the Section Pediatric Nutrition)
Examining Linkages among Food Insecurity, Food Systems, and Public Health submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2247
Keywords: food insecurity; nutrition security; food systems; diet quality; food purchasing behaviors; food consumption patterns; sustainability; impact; interventions
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Public Health)
Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases in Human Health
edited by Elena Grasselli and
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | Viewed by 321
Keywords: diabetes; obesity; antioxidants; non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD); stress hormones; thyroid hormones; insulin resistance; dyslipidemia; macronutrients; micronutrients; mediterranean diet; ketogenic diet; carbohydrates; proteins; lipids; metabolic syndrome; endocrine dysfunctions; endocrine disruptors; obesogens; gut microbiota
(This special issue belongs to the Section Clinical Nutrition)
Relevant Nutritional, Biochemical and Molecular Disorders in CKD
edited by , Sara Panizo, Cristina Alonso-Montes and Natalia Carrillo-López
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 673
Keywords: CKD and uremia; nutrition; gut hormones; microbiota; nutritional supplements; inflammation and nutrition; obesity; bariatric surgery and obesity; antioxidants and vitamin D; vascular calcification and arterial stiffness; miRNAs and CKD; diabetes and CKD; CKD and transplantation
(This special issue belongs to the Section Clinical Nutrition)
Nutrition Intervention in Cancer Patients Undergoing Immunotherapy
edited by Cecilia Gavazzi
submission deadline 1 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 246
Keywords: immunotherapy; nutritional status; diet; prebiotic; probiotic; fibers; gut microbiome; gut microbiota; SCFA
(This special issue belongs to the Section Clinical Nutrition)
COVID-19 and Other Pleiotropic Actions of Vitamin D: Proceedings from the 5th International Conference “Vitamin D—minimum, maximum, optimum”
edited by Pawel Pludowski
submission deadline 1 Jun 2022 | 8 articles | Viewed by 19607
Keywords: cholecalciferol; calcifediol; pleiotropic action of vitamin D; COVID-19
Pathophysiology and Nutritional Interventions to Prevent Hypoglycemia
edited by
submission deadline 1 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 803
Keywords: hypoglycemia; glucose metabolism; diabetes mellitus; nutrition intervention; malnutrition; oral nutrition supplements; prognosis
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Diabetes)
Nutrition, Metabolites, and Human Health submission deadline 10 Jun 2022 | 6 articles | Viewed by 7131
Keywords: metabolomics; microbial metabolites; gut microbiota; diet; food; nutrition; aging; cardiometabolic outcomes; cancer
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Metabolism)
The Role of Dietary Antioxidants in Healthy Aging
edited by
submission deadline 10 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 268
Keywords: markers of oxidative stress; dietary antioxidants; carotenoids; polyphenols; vitamins; physiological aging; age-related disorders; modulation of oxidative mechanisms; healthy aging
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Public Health)
Vitamin D Receptor in Human Health and Disease submission deadline 10 Jun 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 3022
Keywords: vitamin D; calcitriol; vitamin D receptor; diabetes; cardiovascular risk; immunity
(This special issue belongs to the Section Micronutrients and Human Health)
The Role of Resveratrol on Human Health
edited by
submission deadline 10 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 131
Keywords: resveratrol; chronic diseases; clinical trial; molecular mechanisms
(This special issue belongs to the Section Phytochemicals and Human Health)
Nutrition in Post-stroke Subjects during Rehabilitation submission deadline 10 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 178
Keywords: stroke; post-stroke; sarcopenia; dysphagia; diet; nutrition; malnutrition; rehabilitation; nutritional supplements
(This special issue belongs to the Section Clinical Nutrition)
Nutrition, Circadian Disruption and Cardiometabolic Health
edited by
submission deadline 15 Jun 2022 | 8 articles | Viewed by 7601
Keywords: circadian; meal timing; metabolism; metabolic syndrome; hypertension; diabetes; obesity; health; macronutrients; calories; sleep; irregular sleep
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Public Health)
Nutrition and Specific Diseases by Women during the Life Course submission deadline 15 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1451
Keywords: dietary factors; nutrition; women health; specific diseases; gynaecologic diseases; non-communicable diseases; life course epidemiology; pregnancy; menopause; prevention
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition in Women)
Obesity and Oral Health in Children and Adolescents
edited by and Courtney Byrd-Williams
submission deadline 15 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 705
Keywords: obesity and oral health; children and adolescents; childhood obesity; dental public health; oral health
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Obesity)
Berries and Human Health: Mechanisms and Evidence submission deadline 15 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1755
Keywords: Berries; Berry polyphenols; In vitro studies; Animal models; Human intervention studies; Systematic review/meta-analysis
(This special issue belongs to the Section Phytochemicals and Human Health)
Dietary Amino Acids in Health and at All Stages of Life
edited by
submission deadline 16 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1361
Keywords: amino acids  ; healthy  ; aging  ; growth  ; cardiovascular  ; ergonomy  ; children  ; sport
(This special issue belongs to the Section Proteins and Amino Acids)
Nutritional Approach for Treating Urolithiasis
edited by
submission deadline 16 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 152
Keywords: nephrolithiasis; urolithiasis; diet; intervention
(This special issue belongs to the Section Clinical Nutrition)
Diet and Nutritional Intervention for the Infant Gut Microbiome
edited by Valentina Giorgio and Giuseppe Stella
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 1869
Keywords: Diet; Gut Microbiota; infants; breastfeeding; nutrition
(This special issue belongs to the Section Prebiotics and Probiotics)
Nutrition at the Interface of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms: Implications for Health
edited by and Sergio Garbarino
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 8 articles | Viewed by 10943
Keywords: nutrition; sleep; circadian system; chronic disease
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutritional Epidemiology)
Iron and Infant Development submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2018
Keywords: iron deficiency; infant development; infancy; pregnancy
(This special issue belongs to the Section Micronutrients and Human Health)
Gut Microbiome: Profound Implications for Diet and Health
edited by
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 8764
Keywords: gut microbiome; gut microbiota; diet; health; physiological processes; archaea; fungi; protozoa; viruses
(This special issue belongs to the Section Prebiotics and Probiotics)
The Role of Macronutrient Intake in Body Composition
edited by
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 202
Keywords: macronutrient composition; fat; sugar; protein; dietary patterns; body composition; muscle mass; adipose tissue; weight gain; weight loss
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Metabolism)
Evolution, Current Reality and Future of Dietary Assessment
edited by Anne-Kathrin Illner
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1610
Keywords: dietary assessment; dietary intake; technology; population-based studies
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Public Health)
The Effect of Gene-Diet Interactions in Human Health
edited by Valentini Konstantinidou and Sarela Garcia-Santamarina
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 5088
Keywords: Nutrition; Genetics; Health; Nutrigenetics; Diet; Genomics; Interaction; Homo sapiens; DNA
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics)
Nutrition, Lipids and Cardiovascular Diseases
edited by Michael Skilton
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 255
Keywords: nutrition; diet; cholesterol; lipids; cardiovascular diseases; heart disease
(This special issue belongs to the Section Lipids)
Effects of Diet on Vascular Function and Cardiometabolic Health in Humans submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 850
Keywords: nutrition; bioactive ingredients; dietary patterns; human studies; trials; risk markers; vascular function; cardiometabolic health; cardiovascular disease
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Metabolism)
The Impact of Nutrition and Exercise Interventions to Modulate Muscle Metabolism in Health and Disease
edited by
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 193
Keywords: skeletal muscle; physical exercise; diet; nutrition; metabolic disease; molecular pathways
(This special issue belongs to the Section Nutrition and Metabolism)
Back to TopTop