Norman J Temple

Summary

Affiliation: Athabasca University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The marketing of dietary supplements in North America: the emperor is (almost) naked
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 16:803-6. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Food labels: a critical assessment
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Nutrition 30:257-60. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Buffets and obesity
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3, Canada Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 32:664-5. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Why prevention can increase health-care spending
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Alberta, Canada
    Eur J Public Health 22:618-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint A proposed new food guide: why pyramids should stop at traffic lights
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3, Canada
    Ethn Dis 20:485-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The cost of a healthy diet: a South African perspective
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Nutrition 27:505-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Advice on dietary supplements: a comparison of health food stores and pharmacies in Canada
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 28:674-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Price and availability of healthy food: a study in rural South Africa
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Nutrition 27:55-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The epidemic of obesity in South Africa: a study in a disadvantaged community
    N J Temple
    Center for Sciene, Athabasca University, Alberta, Canada
    Ethn Dis 11:431-7. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Strategies for health promotion: facing the challenge in South Africa
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Ethn Dis 17:749-54. 2007

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint The marketing of dietary supplements in North America: the emperor is (almost) naked
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 16:803-6. 2010
    ..Sales may be promoted using bulk mail ("junk mail"), spam e-mails, and Web sites. A large part of marketing is based on claims that are blatantly dishonest...
  2. doi request reprint Food labels: a critical assessment
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Nutrition 30:257-60. 2014
    ..The aim of this review is to determine the role they play in informing consumers as to the composition of foods in order to help select a healthy diet...
  3. doi request reprint Buffets and obesity
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3, Canada Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 32:664-5. 2013
    ..Research studies are therefore needed that investigate whether buffets do indeed contribute to excessive food intake and thence obesity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Why prevention can increase health-care spending
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Alberta, Canada
    Eur J Public Health 22:618-9. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint A proposed new food guide: why pyramids should stop at traffic lights
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3, Canada
    Ethn Dis 20:485-7. 2010
    ..Only a limited amount of research has been conducted on traffic lights food guides, mainly for its use in the treatment of childhood obesity. Further research is therefore required...
  6. doi request reprint The cost of a healthy diet: a South African perspective
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Nutrition 27:505-8. 2011
    ..A more effective strategy is government intervention that manipulates food prices...
  7. ncbi request reprint Advice on dietary supplements: a comparison of health food stores and pharmacies in Canada
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 28:674-7. 2009
    ..The second objective was to compare the accuracy of this information with that provided to customers in pharmacies...
  8. doi request reprint Price and availability of healthy food: a study in rural South Africa
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Nutrition 27:55-8. 2011
    ..We investigated the availability of healthier food choices and whether a healthier diet costs more than a diet commonly eaten by low-income families in South Africa...
  9. ncbi request reprint The epidemic of obesity in South Africa: a study in a disadvantaged community
    N J Temple
    Center for Sciene, Athabasca University, Alberta, Canada
    Ethn Dis 11:431-7. 2001
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Strategies for health promotion: facing the challenge in South Africa
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Ethn Dis 17:749-54. 2007
    ..A new type of healthcare professional is suggested with a specialization in health promotion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Food items consumed by students attending schools in different socioeconomic areas in Cape Town, South Africa
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Nutrition 22:252-8. 2006
    ..Our findings are intended to reveal the overall nutritional quality of foods eaten by students at school, including foods brought to school and foods purchased at school...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fruit, vegetables, and the prevention of cancer: research challenges
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Nutrition 19:467-70. 2003
    ..A great deal of epidemiologic evidence has indicated that fruits and vegetables are protective against numerous forms of cancer. However, there are many gaps in our knowledge...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nutrition in cancer prevention: an integrated approach
    Norman J Temple
    Centre for Science, Athabasca University, AB, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 21:79-83. 2002
    ..Effective action will likely require an economic dimension, namely the employment of taxation and subsidies, for instance, by taxing unhealthy food choices and by subsidizing fruit and vegetables...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and disease: challenges of research design
    Norman J Temple
    Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3, Canada
    Nutrition 18:343-7. 2002
    ..The problem of confounding also is discussed. Lifestyle factors often cluster together but cohort studies may not have fully unraveled this...
  15. doi request reprint Food advertisements on children's programs on TV in South Africa
    Norman J Temple
    Nutrition 24:781-2. 2008
  16. pmc The case for statins: has it really been made?
    Andrew Thompson
    J R Soc Med 97:461-4. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Medical research: a bettor's guide
    Seth Roberts
    Am J Prev Med 23:231-2. 2002