KEEPING SODA IN SNAP: Understanding the Other Iron Triangle

Robert Paarlberg, Dariush Mozaffarian, Renata Micha, Carolyn Chelius. Society (2018) 55:308–317.

Cost-effectiveness of financial incentives and disincentives for improving food purchases and health through the US Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP): A microsimulation study.

Mozaffarian D, Liu J, Sy S, Huang Y, Rehm C, Lee Y, Wilde P, Abrahams-Gessel S, de Souza Veiga Jardim T, Gaziano T, Micha R. (2018) Cost-effectiveness of financial incentives and disincentives for improving food purchases and health through the US Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP): A microsimulation study. PLOS Medicine 15(10): e1002661.

Trends and Disparities in Diet Quality Among US Adults by Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participation Status

Fang Fang Zhang, MD, PhD; Junxiu Liu, PhD; Colin D. Rehm, PhD; Parke Wilde, PhD; Jerold R. Mande, MPH; Dariush Mozaffarian, MD, DrPH
JAMA Network Open. 2018;1(2):e180237.

Adoption and Design of Emerging Dietary Policies to Improve Cardiometabolic Health in the US.

Huang Y, Pomeranz J, Wilde P, Capewell S, Gaziano T, O'Flaherty M, Kersh R, Whitsel L, Mozaffarian D, Micha R. Curr Atheroscler Rep. 2018 Apr 14;20(5):25. 

Estimating the health and economic effects of the proposed US FDA voluntary sodium reformulation: microsimulation cost-effectiveness analysis.

Pearson-Stuttard J, Kypridemos C, Collins B, Mozaffarian D, Huang Y, Bandosz P, Capewell S, Whitsel L, Wilde P, O'Flaherty M, Micha R. PLoS Med. 2018 Apr 10;15(4):e1002551.

Effectiveness of school food environment policies on children's dietary behaviors: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Micha R, Karageorgou D, Bakogianni I, Trichia E, Whitsel LP, Story M, Peñalvo JL, Mozaffarian D. PLoS One. 2018 Mar 29;13(3):e0194555. 

Can the government require health warnings on sugar-sweetened beverage advertisements?

Pomeranz J, Mozaffarian D, Micha R. JAMA. 2018;319(3):227-228.

Legal and Administrative Feasibility of a Federal Junk Food and Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Tax to Improve Diet.

Pomeranz JL, Wilde P, Huang Y, Micha R, Mozaffarian D. Am J Public Health. 2018 Feb;108(2):203-209. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.304159.

The potential impact of food taxes and subsidies on cardiometabolic disparities in the United States

Peñalvo JL, Cudhea F, Micha R, Rehm CD, Afshin A, Whitsel L, Wilde P, Gaziano T, Pearson-Stuttard J, O’Flaherty M, Capewell S, Mozaffarian D.  BMC Med. 2017; 15: 208. doi:  10.1186/s12916-017-0971-9

The potential for federal preemption of state and local sugar-sweetened beverage Taxes

American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Pomeranz J, Mozaffarian D, Micha R. Am J Prev Med. 2017 Nov;53(5):740-743. 

Can local soda taxes continue to spread?

Paarlberg R, Mozaffarian D, Micha R. Food Policy. 2017 Aug;(71)1-7.

Comparing effectiveness of mass media campaigns vs. price reductions targeting fruit and vegetable intake on US CVD mortality and race disparities

Pearson-Stuttard J, Bandosz P, Rehm CD, Afshin A, Peñalvo JL, Whitsel L, Danaei G, Micha R, Gaziano T, Lloyd-Williams F, Capewell S, Mozaffarian D, O’Flaherty M.  Am J Clin Nutr. 2017 Jul;106(1):199-206. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.143925.

Reducing US cardiovascular disease burden and disparities through national and targeted dietary policies: a modeling study

Pearson-Stuttard J, Bandosz P, Rehm CD, Peñalvo JL, Whitsel L, Gaziano T, Conrad Z, Wilde P, Micha R, Lloyd-Williams F, Capewell S, Mozaffarian D, O’Flaherty M.  PLoS Med. 2017 Jun 6;14(6):e1002311.

Etiologic effects and optimal intakes of foods and nutrients for risk of cardiovascular diseases and diabetes: Systematic reviews and meta-analyses from the Nutrition and Chronic Diseases Expert Group (NutriCoDE).

Micha R, Shulkin M, Peñalvo JL, Khatibzadeh S, Singh GM, Rao M, Fahimi S, Powles J, Mozaffarian D. PLoS One. 2017 Apr 27;12(4):e0175149. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175149. 

Association Between Dietary Factors and Mortality From Heart Disease, Stroke, and Type 2 Diabetes in the United States

Micha R, Peñalvo JL, Cudhea F, Imamura F, Rehm CD, Mozaffarian D.  JAMA. 2017 Mar 7;317(9):912-924.

Cardiometabolic mortality by Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participation and eligibility in the United States

Conrad Z, Rehm CD, Wilde P, Mozaffarian D.  Am J Public Health. 2017 Mar;107(3):466-474.

The prospective impact of food pricing on improving dietary consumption: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Afshin A, Peñalvo JL, Del Gobbo L, Silva J, Michaelson M, O'Flaherty M, Capewell S, Spiegelman D, Danaei G, Mozaffarian D.  PLoS One. 2017 Mar 1;12(3):e0172277.

Cost effectiveness of a government supported policy strategy to decrease sodium intake: global analysis across 183 nations

Webb M, Fahimi S, Singh GM, Khatibzadeh S, Micha R, Powles J, Mozaffarian D.  BMJ. 2017 Jan 10;356:i6699.

Information technology and lifestyle: a systematic evaluation of internet and mobile interventions for improving diet, physical activity, obesity, tobacco, and alcohol use

Afshin A, Babalola D, Mclean M, Yu Z, Ma W, Chen CY, Arabi M, Mozaffarian D. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Aug 31;5(9). pii: e003058. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.115.003058.

Information Technology and Lifestyle: A Systematic Evaluation of Internet and Mobile Interventions for Improving Diet, Physical Activity, Obesity, Tobacco, and Alcohol Use

Afshin A, Babalola D, Mclean M, Yu Z, Ma W, Chen CY, Arabi M, Mozaffarian D.  J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Aug 31;5(9).

Dietary Intake Among US Adults, 1999-2012

Rehm CD, Peñalvo JL, Afshin A, Mozaffarian D.  JAMA. 2016 Jun 21;315(23):2542-53.

Modeling future cardiovascular disease mortality in the United States: National trends and racial and ethnic disparities

Pearson-Stuttard J, Guzman-Castillo M, Penalvo JL, Rehm CD, Afshin A, Danaei G, Kypridemos C, Gaziano T, Mozaffarian D, Capewell S, O'Flaherty M.  Circulation. 2016 Mar 8;133(10):967-78.

Impact of Nonoptimal Intakes of Saturated, Polyunsaturated, and Trans Fat on Global Burdens of Coronary Heart Disease

Wang Q, Afshin A, Yakoob MY, Singh GM, Rehm CD, Khatibzadeh S, Micha R, Shi P, Mozaffarian D.  J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Jan 20;5(1). 

Dietary and Policy Priorities for Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, and Obesity: A Comprehensive Review

Mozaffarian D.  Circulation. 2016 Jan 12;133(2):187-225

CVD Prevention Through Policy: a Review of Mass Media, Food/Menu Labeling, Taxation/Subsidies, Built Environment, School Procurement, Worksite Wellness, and Marketing Standards to Improve Diet

Afshin A, Penalvo J, Del Gobbo L, Kashaf M, Micha R, Morrish K, Pearson-Stuttard J, Rehm C, Shangguan S, Smith JD, Mozaffarian D.  Curr Cardiol Rep. 2015 Nov;17(11):98.

Eliminating artificial trans fatty acids in Argentina: estimated effects on the burden of coronary heart disease and costs.

Rubinstein A, Elorriaga N, Garay OU, Poggio R, Caporale J, Matta MG, Augustovski F, Pichon-Riviere A, Mozaffarian D. Bull World Health Organ. 2015 Sep 1;93(9):614-22. doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.150516. Epub 2015 Jun 23.

Estimated Global, Regional, and National Disease Burdens Related to Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in 2010

Singh GM, Micha R, Khatibzadeh S, Lim S, Ezzati M, Mozaffarian D.  Circulation. 2015 Aug 25;132(8):639-66.

The real cost of food: can taxes and subsidies improve public health?

Mozaffarian D, Rogoff KS, Ludwig DS.  JAMA. 2014 Sep 3;312(9):889-90.

Global sodium consumption and death from cardiovascular causes

Mozaffarian D, Fahimi S, Singh GM, Micha R, Khatibzadeh S, Engell RE, Lim S, Danaei G, Ezzati M, Powles J; Global Burden of Diseases Nutrition and Chronic Diseases Expert Group.  N Engl J Med. 2014 Aug 14;371(7):624-34.