Susan J Torres

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Affiliation: Deakin University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi 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
  3. doi 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
  4. doi 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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

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Publications7

  1. 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...
  2. doi 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)...
  3. doi 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...
  4. doi 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...
  5. 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
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  6. 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...
  7. 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...