L A Newhook

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial University of Newfoundland
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc History of cesarean section associated with childhood onset of T1DM in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Phillips
    Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information, St John s, NL, Canada
    J Environ Public Health 2012:635097. 2012
  2. pmc A qualitative study exploring factors associated with mothers' decisions to formula-feed their infants in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Kimberly Bonia
    Research and Evaluation, Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information, 70 O Leary Avenue, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador A1B 2C7, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:645. 2013
  3. pmc Recent incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus in children 0-14 years in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada climbs to over 45/100,000: a retrospective time trend study
    Leigh A Newhook
    Janeway Pediatric Research Unit, Memorial University, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St, John s, NL, A1B 3V6, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:628. 2012
  4. pmc Obesity prevalence estimates in a Canadian regional population of preschool children using variant growth references
    Laurie K Twells
    School of Pharmacy, Memorial University, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St, John s, NL, A1B 3V6, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 11:21. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint High incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes in the Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada
    Leigh A Newhook
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Medicine, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Diabetes Care 27:885-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Very high and increasing incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    L A Newhook
    Department of Pediatrics, Memorial University, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:62-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Vitamin D insufficiency common in newborns, children and pregnant women living in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Leigh A Newhook
    Memorial University, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Matern Child Nutr 5:186-91. 2009

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Publications7

  1. pmc History of cesarean section associated with childhood onset of T1DM in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Phillips
    Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information, St John s, NL, Canada
    J Environ Public Health 2012:635097. 2012
    ..Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) has one of the highest incidences of Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) worldwide. Rates of T1DM are increasing and the search for environmental factors that may be contributing to this increase is continuing...
  2. pmc A qualitative study exploring factors associated with mothers' decisions to formula-feed their infants in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Kimberly Bonia
    Research and Evaluation, Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information, 70 O Leary Avenue, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador A1B 2C7, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:645. 2013
    ..The primary aim of this qualitative study was to examine individual factors that shaped mothers' decisions to formula-feed their infants. Nineteen mothers who were currently formula feeding their children participated in the study...
  3. pmc Recent incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus in children 0-14 years in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada climbs to over 45/100,000: a retrospective time trend study
    Leigh A Newhook
    Janeway Pediatric Research Unit, Memorial University, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St, John s, NL, A1B 3V6, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:628. 2012
    ..This is a retrospective time trend study of the incidence of T1DM, in children aged 0-14 years from 1987-2010 inclusive...
  4. pmc Obesity prevalence estimates in a Canadian regional population of preschool children using variant growth references
    Laurie K Twells
    School of Pharmacy, Memorial University, 300 Prince Philip Drive, St, John s, NL, A1B 3V6, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 11:21. 2011
    ..Accurate measurement of a health problem is crucial in defining its burden. The objective of this study is to compare the prevalence estimates of overweight and obesity in preschool children using three growth references...
  5. ncbi request reprint High incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes in the Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada
    Leigh A Newhook
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Medicine, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Diabetes Care 27:885-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of type 1 diabetes among children aged 0-14 years in the Avalon Peninsula in the Canadian Province of Newfoundland...
  6. ncbi request reprint Very high and increasing incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    L A Newhook
    Department of Pediatrics, Memorial University, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:62-8. 2008
    ..To determine the incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) among children aged 0-14 yr inclusive in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador (NL)...
  7. doi request reprint Vitamin D insufficiency common in newborns, children and pregnant women living in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Leigh A Newhook
    Memorial University, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Matern Child Nutr 5:186-91. 2009
    ..Further research on the vitamin D status of this population is important, considering the potential adverse health-related outcomes and the recommendations on supplementation being made...