EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
52,725,316
Abstracts:
28,411,598
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Relationship between energy intake and dietary fiber intake in ordinary diet of female students


Japanese Journal of Nutrition 50(3): 127-132
Relationship between energy intake and dietary fiber intake in ordinary diet of female students
A dietary survey was carried out on 27 healthy female students for seven consecutive days, and the relation between the energy (E) and dietary fiber (DF) intakes was investigated. The effect of the ingestion of dietary fiber was examined on 10 female students for four consecutive weeks using Japanese rice cracekrs containing green laver. In the survey, the students received no crackers in the first week, but ingested three pieces (DF : 0.43 g/piece) per day in the second week, six per day in the third week and nine per day in the fourth week. The ratio of energy to dietary fiber tended to rise due to the increase in the energy intake in ordinary daily diet. The content of available energy in the crackers (10.3 g/piece) containing green laver was 408 kcal/100 g, and dietary fiber content 4.2 g/100 g in rats. The mean energy intake per day in each week ranged from 1,597 kcal/day to 1,692 kcal/day, showing no significant difference. However, the intake of dietary fiber increased significantly from 8.8 g/day in the first week to 11.6 g/day in the fourth week. Consequently, the ratio of energy to dietary fiber decreased significantly from 181 kcal/g in the first week to 146 kcal/g in the fourth week.


Accession: 002477769



Related references

A study of lifestyle and dietary intake of female college students in Tokyo - the relationship between food intake and situation of life in students tending to masked obesity. Japanese Journal of Nutrition 59(3): 147-155, 2001

Dietary patterns and intake of nutrients, energy, and dietary fiber in medical students. Japanese Journal of Public Health 43(8): 632-643, 1996

Dietary taurine intake, nutrients intake, dietary habits and life stress by depression in Korean female college students: a case-control study. Journal of Biomedical Science 17 Suppl 1(): S40-S40, 2011

Assessment of food intake of Wroclaw University of Medicine students in 1993-1994: Part III: Dietary habits and individual products intake frequency of the female and male students. Bromatologia i Chemia Toksykologiczna 30(1): 37-43, 1997

Relationship between bowel habit and dietary fiber intake in young students. Japanese Journal of Nutrition 54(5): 307-313, 1996

Using dietary reference intake-based methods to estimate prevalence of inadequate nutrient intake among female students in Brazil. Journal of the American Dietetic Association 106(5): 733-736, 2006

Protein requirements of young Chinese male adults on ordinary Chinese mixed diet and egg diet at ordinary levels of energy intake. Journal of Nutrition 112(5): 897-907, 1982

Low-energy density and high fiber intake are dietary concerns in female endurance athletes. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports 26(9): 1060-1071, 2015

Relationship between dietary fiber intake and food intake patterns of the general population, evaluated by a regional nutrition survey. Japanese Journal of Public Health 45(7): 634-644, 1998

Histidine intake may negatively correlate with energy intake in human: a cross-sectional study in Japanese female students aged 18 years. Journal of Nutritional Science and Vitaminology 51(5): 329-334, 2005