Susan J Torres

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Affiliation: Deakin University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The effect of physical activity on psychological distress, cortisol and obesity: results of the Farming Fit intervention program
    Susan Brumby
    National Centre for Farmer Health, Western District Health Service, PO BOX 283 Hamilton, Vic 3300 Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1018. 2013
  2. pmc Dietary patterns are associated with cognition among older people with mild cognitive impairment
    Susan J Torres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood 3125, Victoria, Australia
    Nutrients 4:1542-51. 2012
  3. ncbi A moderate-sodium DASH-type diet improves mood in postmenopausal women
    Susan Jane Torres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Nutrition 28:896-900. 2012
  4. ncbi Does stress induce salt intake?
    Susan J Torres
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125, Vic, Australia
    Br J Nutr 103:1562-8. 2010
  5. ncbi Dietary electrolytes are related to mood
    Susan J Torres
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125, Australia
    Br J Nutr 100:1038-45. 2008
  6. ncbi Relationship between stress, eating behavior, and obesity
    Susan J Torres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Nutrition 23:887-94. 2007
  7. ncbi Blood pressure response to dietary modifications in free-living individuals
    Caryl A Nowson
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    J Nutr 134:2322-9. 2004
  8. ncbi Effect of a weight-loss program on mental stress-induced cardiovascular responses and recovery
    Susan J Torres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Nutrition 23:521-8. 2007
  9. ncbi Does personality affect dietary intake?
    Trevor E Lunn
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Nutrition 30:403-9. 2014
  10. ncbi Does diet-induced weight change effect anxiety in overweight and obese adults?
    Stacey L Eyres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Nutrition 30:10-5. 2014

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Publications10

  1. pmc The effect of physical activity on psychological distress, cortisol and obesity: results of the Farming Fit intervention program
    Susan Brumby
    National Centre for Farmer Health, Western District Health Service, PO BOX 283 Hamilton, Vic 3300 Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1018. 2013
    ..This paper assesses the effects of increasing physical activity on obesity, health behaviors and mental health in Victorian farming men and women...
  2. pmc Dietary patterns are associated with cognition among older people with mild cognitive impairment
    Susan J Torres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood 3125, Victoria, Australia
    Nutrients 4:1542-51. 2012
    ..55; 95% CI: 1.08-6.03); as assessed by the Cambridge Cognitive Examination. In a group of older people with MCI; a diet high in processed foods was associated with some level of cognitive impairment...
  3. ncbi A moderate-sodium DASH-type diet improves mood in postmenopausal women
    Susan Jane Torres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Nutrition 28:896-900. 2012
    ..We compared the effect on mood of a moderate sodium Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension-type diet, which included lean red meat (vitality diet [VD]), with a healthy diet (HD; decreased fat and increased wholegrain breads and cereal)...
  4. ncbi Does stress induce salt intake?
    Susan J Torres
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125, Vic, Australia
    Br J Nutr 103:1562-8. 2010
    ..From the available evidence, we can conclude that in free-living, Na-replete individuals, consuming Na in excess of physiological requirements, stress is unlikely to be a major contributor to salt intake...
  5. ncbi Dietary electrolytes are related to mood
    Susan J Torres
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125, Australia
    Br J Nutr 100:1038-45. 2008
    ..1-0.2, P < 0.05 for all). In conclusion, a LNAHK diet appeared to have a positive effect on overall mood...
  6. ncbi Relationship between stress, eating behavior, and obesity
    Susan J Torres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Nutrition 23:887-94. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi Blood pressure response to dietary modifications in free-living individuals
    Caryl A Nowson
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    J Nutr 134:2322-9. 2004
    ..8 +/- 0.6 (P = 0.15) mm Hg, respectively]. A self-selected low-sodium, high-potassium diet resulted in a greater fall in BP than a multifaceted OD, confirming the beneficial effect of dietary intervention on BP in a community setting...
  8. ncbi Effect of a weight-loss program on mental stress-induced cardiovascular responses and recovery
    Susan J Torres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Nutrition 23:521-8. 2007
    ..We assessed the effect of weight loss on blood pressure (BP) and pulse rate during rest, psychological stress, and recovery after stress...
  9. ncbi Does personality affect dietary intake?
    Trevor E Lunn
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Nutrition 30:403-9. 2014
    ....
  10. ncbi Does diet-induced weight change effect anxiety in overweight and obese adults?
    Stacey L Eyres
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Nutrition 30:10-5. 2014
    ..There appears to be no strong evidence to indicate that diet-induced weight loss has a beneficial effect on anxiety, however, none of the diet-induced weight loss studies assessed had a detrimental effect on anxiety. ..