Angelo Tremblay

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Human obesity: is insufficient calcium/dairy intake part of the problem?
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 30:449S-53S. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Adaptive thermogenesis can make a difference in the ability of obese individuals to lose body weight
    A Tremblay
    Department of Kinesiology, PEPS, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:759-64. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Obesity: the allostatic load of weight loss dieting
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada, G1V 0A6
    Physiol Behav 106:16-21. 2012
  4. pmc Healthy eating at school to compensate for the activity-related obesigenic lifestyle in children and adolescents: the Quebec experience
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Adv Nutr 2:167S-70S. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Milk products, insulin resistance syndrome and type 2 diabetes
    Angelo Tremblay
    Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 28:91S-102S. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Is the insulin resistance syndrome the price to be paid to achieve body weight stability?
    A Tremblay
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1295-8. 2005
  7. doi request reprint About unsuspected potential determinants of obesity
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 33:791-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of topiramate on energy balance in obese men: a 6-month double-blind randomized placebo-controlled study with a 6-month open-label extension
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology PEPS, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, G1K 7P4 Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:123-34. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term adiposity changes are related to a glucocorticoid receptor polymorphism in young females
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:3141-5. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Obesity: a disease or a biological adaptation?
    A Tremblay
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Rev 1:27-35. 2000

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  1. ncbi request reprint Human obesity: is insufficient calcium/dairy intake part of the problem?
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 30:449S-53S. 2011
    ..Calcium/dairy supplementation promotes fecal fat loss and fat oxidation. Calcium/dairy supplementation favors a decrease in energy intake and a facilitation of appetite control in obese individuals during weight loss...
  2. doi request reprint Adaptive thermogenesis can make a difference in the ability of obese individuals to lose body weight
    A Tremblay
    Department of Kinesiology, PEPS, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:759-64. 2013
    ..Globally, these observations suggest that the adaptive reduction in thermogenesis that accompanies a prolonged negative energy balance is a major determinant of the ability to spontaneously lose body fat...
  3. doi request reprint Obesity: the allostatic load of weight loss dieting
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada, G1V 0A6
    Physiol Behav 106:16-21. 2012
    ..Taken together, these observations suggest that weight loss is more than ever a search for compromise between its metabolic benefits and its allostatic effects promoting body weight regain...
  4. pmc Healthy eating at school to compensate for the activity-related obesigenic lifestyle in children and adolescents: the Quebec experience
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Adv Nutr 2:167S-70S. 2011
    ..In summary, the Quebec experience reveals that childhood obesity is a complex problem that partly results from unsuspected environmental factors that deserve creative solutions to at least partly compensate for their effect...
  5. ncbi request reprint Milk products, insulin resistance syndrome and type 2 diabetes
    Angelo Tremblay
    Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 28:91S-102S. 2009
    ..Overall, the intake of low-fat dairy products is a feature of a healthy dietary pattern which has been shown to contribute to a significant extent to the prevention of IRS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is the insulin resistance syndrome the price to be paid to achieve body weight stability?
    A Tremblay
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1295-8. 2005
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  7. doi request reprint About unsuspected potential determinants of obesity
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 33:791-6. 2008
    ..Furthermore, they also suggest that body fat gain is not only a problem, but also a solution in maintaining body homeostasis, i.e., a state of optimal body functionality, in the context of modernity and globalization...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of topiramate on energy balance in obese men: a 6-month double-blind randomized placebo-controlled study with a 6-month open-label extension
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology PEPS, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, G1K 7P4 Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:123-34. 2007
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to study the impact of TPM on food preferences, measures of satiety, food intake, resting metabolic rate (RMR), and 24-h energy expenditure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term adiposity changes are related to a glucocorticoid receptor polymorphism in young females
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:3141-5. 2003
    ..Further research will, however, be necessary to characterize the lifestyle factors promoting fat accumulation, over time, among genetically susceptible individuals...
  10. ncbi request reprint Obesity: a disease or a biological adaptation?
    A Tremblay
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Rev 1:27-35. 2000
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  11. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and body functionality: implications for obesity prevention and treatment
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, PEPS, Laval University, QC G1K 7P4, Canada
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 84:149-56. 2006
    ..This is problematic for obesity prevention in the future since knowledge-based work now represents the main working modality in a context of modernity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is visceral obesity a physiological adaptation to stress?
    V Drapeau
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Panminerva Med 45:189-95. 2003
    ..In this context, visceral obesity treatment should focus on stress management and weight loss strategies in order to stop this vicious circle...
  13. doi request reprint Adaptive reduction in thermogenesis and resistance to lose fat in obese men
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    Br J Nutr 102:488-92. 2009
    ..In conclusion, these results show that adaptive reduction in thermogenesis may contribute to the occurrence of resistance to lose fat in obese men subjected to a weight-reducing programme...
  14. ncbi request reprint Influence of intense physical activity on energy balance and body fatness
    A Tremblay
    Physical Activity Sciences Laboratory, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Proc Nutr Soc 58:99-105. 1999
    ..Under free-living conditions, the combination of vigorous activity and healthy food practices can amount to a substantial weight loss which is comparable with that of other non-surgical approaches to treat obesity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Metabolic fitness in active reduced-obese individuals
    A Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Res 7:556-63. 1999
    ..To verify whether a physical activity-low-fat diet follow-up could normalize the metabolic risk profile of reduced-obese men and women having undergone considerable weight loss through energy restriction and drug therapy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and preference for selected macronutrients
    A Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, PEPS, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:S584-9. 1999
    ..The impact of physical exercise on macronutrient preferences was examined with a perspective to improve preventive and therapeutic strategies of obesity...
  17. doi request reprint Sex differences in inflammatory markers: what is the contribution of visceral adiposity?
    Amélie Cartier
    Quebec Heart Institute, Hôpital Laval Research Centre, Hopital Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1307-14. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint Postprandial hyperlipidemia: another correlate of the "hypertriglyceridemic waist" phenotype in men
    Patricia Blackburn
    Quebec Heart Institute, Laval Hospital Research Center, 2725 Chemin Ste Foy, Pavilion Marguerite D Youville, 4th Floor, Ste Foy, Que, Canada G1V 4G5
    Atherosclerosis 171:327-36. 2003
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and components of the metabolic syndrome in sedentary men
    Marie Eve Riou
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Obes Facts 2:318-24. 2009
    ..To investigate the relationships between fitness and components of the metabolic syndrome in sedentary men...
  20. doi request reprint Health-At-Every-Size and eating behaviors: 1-year follow-up results of a size acceptance intervention
    Véronique Provencher
    Institute of Nutraceuticals and Functional Food, Laval University, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1854-61. 2009
    ..Poor long-term success observed with current weight-control strategies stresses the relevance to explore new weight management approaches...
  21. ncbi request reprint Postprandial variations of plasma inflammatory markers in abdominally obese men
    Patricia Blackburn
    Department of Physical Activity and Health Sciences, Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1747-54. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Appetite sensations and satiety quotient: predictors of energy intake and weight loss
    Vicky Drapeau
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University and Laval Hospital Research Center, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Appetite 48:159-66. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to further evaluate the validity and clinical meaningfulness of appetite sensations to predict overall energy intake as well as body weight loss...
  23. ncbi request reprint Multivitamin and dietary supplements, body weight and appetite: results from a cross-sectional and a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study
    Geneviève C Major
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Nutr 99:1157-67. 2008
    ..However, lower body weight and fat were more detectable in male than in female vitamin and/or dietary supplements consumers...
  24. doi request reprint Influence of obesity indices, metabolic parameters and age on cardiac autonomic function in abdominally obese men
    Natalia Poliakova
    Centre de Recherche de l Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Metabolism 61:1270-9. 2012
    ..An approach considering the combination of age, obesity and glucose metabolism factors could be helpful in the global cardiovascular risk management in abdominally obese men...
  25. doi request reprint Body composition, cardiorespiratory fitness, and low-grade inflammation in middle-aged men and women
    Benoit J Arsenault
    Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 104:240-6. 2009
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  26. doi request reprint Relationship between diet-induced changes in body fat and appetite sensations in women
    Jo Anne Gilbert
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Division of Kinesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Appetite 52:809-12. 2009
    ..6-mm decrease in fullness per kg fat loss. This quantified relationship could serve as a reference point to evaluate the satiating efficiency of functional foods when they are combined with a weight-reducing program...
  27. ncbi request reprint Visceral adipose tissue accumulation, cardiorespiratory fitness, and features of the metabolic syndrome
    Benoit J Arsenault
    Hôpital Laval Research Centre, Hopital Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 167:1518-25. 2007
    ..It has been suggested that overweight and obese individuals with an adequate level of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF), the so-called fat and fit, are at reduced risk of coronary heart disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  28. doi request reprint Normalization of visceral adiposity is required to normalize plasma apolipoprotein B levels in response to a healthy eating/physical activity lifestyle modification program in viscerally obese men
    Emilie Pelletier-Beaumont
    Centre de Recherche de l Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Atherosclerosis 221:577-82. 2012
    ..We have examined the effects of a 1-year lifestyle modification program on plasma apoB levels in viscerally obese men and compared post-intervention levels to those of a reference group of lean healthy men...
  29. ncbi request reprint Metabolic and behavioral vulnerability related to weight regain in reduced-obese men might be prevented by an adequate diet-exercise intervention
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    Appetite 49:691-5. 2007
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  30. doi request reprint Changes in both global diet quality and physical activity level synergistically reduce visceral adiposity in men with features of metabolic syndrome
    Julie Anne Nazare
    Centre de Recherche de l Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Nutr 143:1074-83. 2013
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  31. doi request reprint Visceral and not subcutaneous abdominal adiposity reduction drives the benefits of a 1-year lifestyle modification program
    Anne Laure Borel
    Department of Cardiology, Centre de Recherche de l Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1223-33. 2012
    ..Furthermore, the reduction in VAT was independently related to the reduction in global adiposity and to the improvement in cardiorespiratory fitness...
  32. ncbi request reprint Awakening cortisol response in relation to psychosocial profiles and eating behaviors
    Fanny Therrien
    Laval Hospital Research Center, Quebec, Canada
    Physiol Behav 93:282-8. 2008
    ..020) and strategic (r=-0.28, p=0.049) restraint behaviors. This study highlights a gender-dependent relationship between ACR, hence the activity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, and eating behaviors and psychological profiles...
  33. doi request reprint Cortisol response to the Trier Social Stress Test in obese and reduced obese individuals
    Fanny Therrien
    Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Biol Psychol 84:325-9. 2010
    ..These finding suggest that weight status in men influences cortisol reactivity to a psychological stress and the different responses seen among genders could be linked to the different fat distributions that characterize men and women...
  34. doi request reprint Contributions of cardiorespiratory fitness and visceral adiposity to six-year changes in cardiometabolic risk markers in apparently healthy men and women
    Caroline Rheaume
    Department of Family and Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada G1V 0A6
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:1462-8. 2011
    ..Both excess visceral adipose tissue (VAT) and low cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) levels are associated with a deteriorated cardiometabolic risk profile...
  35. doi request reprint Low cardiorespiratory fitness levels and elevated blood pressure: what is the contribution of visceral adiposity?
    Caroline Rheaume
    Department of Family and Emergency Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Hypertension 54:91-7. 2009
    ..Individuals with high visceral adipose tissue levels have higher blood pressure, independent of their fitness. Visceral adipose tissue may represent an important clinical target in the management of elevated blood pressure...
  36. doi request reprint Lifestyle factors and other health measures in a Canadian university community
    Emilie Pérusse-Lachance
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Division of Kinesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, QC G1V 0A6, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 35:498-506. 2010
    ..Although most of the lifestyle factors and health measures examined are similar across groups and genders, some differences call for the development of health-promotion programs with specific targeting strategies...
  37. ncbi request reprint Associations between the fatty acid content of triglyceride, visceral adipose tissue accumulation, and components of the insulin resistance syndrome
    André J Tremblay
    Department of Food Sciences and Nutrition, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Metabolism 53:310-7. 2004
    ..002) blood pressure. In summary, results of this study suggest that the fatty acid content of TG is associated with many metabolic variables of the insulin resistance syndrome independently of body fat mass or visceral AT accumulation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Psychobiological effects observed in obese men experiencing body weight loss plateau
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Depress Anxiety 24:518-21. 2007
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  39. ncbi request reprint Familial resemblance in eating behaviors in men and women from the Quebec Family Study
    Véronique Provencher
    Department of Food Sciences and Nutrition, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Res 13:1624-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the degree of familial resemblance in eating behavioral traits (cognitive dietary restraint, disinhibition, and susceptibility to hunger)...
  40. doi request reprint Glycemic instability and spontaneous energy intake: association with knowledge-based work
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology PEPS, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    Psychosom Med 70:797-804. 2008
    ..To further document the impact of knowledge-based work (KBW) on spontaneous energy intake and glucose homeostasis...
  41. doi request reprint GAD2 gene sequence variations are associated with eating behaviors and weight gain in women from the Quebec family study
    Anne C Choquette
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Physiol Behav 98:505-10. 2009
    ..61450 C>A (p=0.038) and 4.9kg (vs 2.5kg in non-carriers) in C-allele carriers of c. 8473 A>C (p=0.013). The results suggest a role for the GAD2 gene in determining food intake, eating behaviors and weight gain over time in women...
  42. ncbi request reprint Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and fat mass loss in female very low-calcium consumers: potential link with a calcium-specific appetite control
    Geneviève C Major
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Nutr 101:659-63. 2009
    ..We propose that this change in lipid intake could be influenced by a calcium-specific appetite control...
  43. ncbi request reprint Contribution of visceral adiposity to the exaggerated postprandial lipemia of men with impaired glucose tolerance
    Patricia Blackburn
    Quebec Heart Institute, Laval Hospital Research Center, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Diabetes Care 26:3303-9. 2003
    ..The objective of the present study was therefore to compare the respective contributions of visceral adipose tissue accumulation versus IGT with the variation in postprandial lipemia...
  44. ncbi request reprint Evidence of a quantitative trait locus for energy and macronutrient intakes on chromosome 3q27.3: the Quebec Family Study
    Anne C Choquette
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1142-8. 2008
    ..Little is known about the genes influencing dietary energy and nutrient intakes, despite evidence that these intakes are influenced by genetic factors...
  45. ncbi request reprint Eating behaviours, dietary profile and body composition according to dieting history in men and women of the Québec Family Study
    Véronique Provencher
    Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    Br J Nutr 91:997-1004. 2004
    ..As disinhibition has previously been associated with a greater risk of subsequent weight gain, interventions aimed at preventing an increase in disinhibition may be promising for long-term weight maintenance...
  46. ncbi request reprint Supplementation with calcium + vitamin D enhances the beneficial effect of weight loss on plasma lipid and lipoprotein concentrations
    Geneviève C Major
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Ste Foy, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:54-9. 2007
    ..Adequate calcium intake can have a favorable effect on some metabolic variables...
  47. doi request reprint Sleep apnoea attenuates the effects of a lifestyle intervention programme in men with visceral obesity
    Anne Laure Borel
    Department of Pneumology, Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, 2725 Chemin Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Thorax 67:735-41. 2012
    ..Excess visceral adiposity and sleep apnoea are two conditions independently associated with cardiovascular diseases. The two conditions are often combined and are believed to interact in a vicious circle...
  48. doi request reprint Insulin resistance, low cardiorespiratory fitness, and increased exercise blood pressure: contribution of abdominal obesity
    Maxime Huot
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Hypertension 58:1036-42. 2011
    ..05). Individuals with a higher waist circumference have elevated exercise systolic blood pressure, regardless of their insulin sensitivity or level of cardiorespiratory fitness...
  49. doi request reprint Risk factors for adult overweight and obesity in the Quebec Family Study: have we been barking up the wrong tree?
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, and Quebec Heart Institute, Hôpital Laval Research Center, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1964-70. 2009
    ..They also indicate that the four factors, which have the best predictive potential of variations in BMI, be it in a cross-sectional or a longitudinal analytical design, do not have a "caloric value" per se...
  50. doi request reprint Plasma soluble tumour necrosis factor-alpha receptor 2 is elevated in obesity: specific contribution of visceral adiposity
    Amélie Cartier
    Centre de Recherche Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 72:349-57. 2010
    ..We examined the obesity phenotype most strongly associated with increased plasma concentrations of sTNFR2, and compared which of the two markers, TNF-alpha or sTNFR2, better predicts indices of plasma glucose-insulin homeostasis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference is useless to assess the prevalence of metabolic abnormalities in severely obese women
    Vicky Drapeau
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Surg 17:905-9. 2007
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma levels of toxic pollutants accompanying weight loss induced by hypocaloric diet or by bariatric surgery
    Olivier Hue
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Surg 16:1145-54. 2006
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Adiponectinemia in visceral obesity: impact on glucose tolerance and plasma lipoprotein and lipid levels in men
    Mélanie Côté
    FAHA, Quebec Heart Institute, Laval Hospital Research Center, 2725, Chemin Ste Foy, Pavilion Marguerite D Youville, 4th Floor, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada G1V 4G5
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:1434-9. 2005
    ..Furthermore, adiponectin predicts glucose tolerance and plasma high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in a manner that is partly independent from the contribution of visceral adiposity...
  54. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term effects of continuous versus intermittent restrictive diet approaches on body composition and the metabolic profile in overweight and obese postmenopausal women: a pilot study
    Hélène Arguin
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Menopause 19:870-6. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to compare changes in body composition and the metabolic profile between women taking an intermittent diet (ID) and women taking a continuous diet (CD)...
  55. pmc The association between sleep duration and weight gain in adults: a 6-year prospective study from the Quebec Family Study
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 31:517-23. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationship between sleep duration and subsequent body weight and fat gain...
  56. doi request reprint Milk supplementation facilitates appetite control in obese women during weight loss: a randomised, single-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Jo Anne Gilbert
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada G1K 7P4
    Br J Nutr 105:133-43. 2011
    ..However, the study did not show a between-group difference in the change in ghrelin concentration in response to the intervention. These results show that milk supplementation attenuates the orexigenic effect of body weight loss...
  57. doi request reprint Mechanical efficiency during a cycling test is not lower in children with excess body weight and low aerobic fitness
    Georges Jabbour
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:107-14. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the association between (i) body weight status and mechanical efficiency (ME); and (ii) ME and aerobic fitness in children aged 8-10 years...
  58. doi request reprint Impact of a Health-At-Every-Size intervention on changes in dietary intakes and eating patterns in premenopausal overweight women: results of a randomized trial
    Vicky Leblanc
    Institute of Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods, Laval University, 2440 Hochelaga Blvd, Quebec, Canada G1V 0A6
    Clin Nutr 31:481-8. 2012
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  59. ncbi request reprint Eating behaviors and indexes of body composition in men and women from the Québec family study
    Véronique Provencher
    Department of Food Sciences and Nutrition, Laval Hospital Research Center, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Res 11:783-92. 2003
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Increase in depression symptoms with weight loss: association with glucose homeostasis and thyroid function
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC G1K 7P4
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 33:86-92. 2008
    ..Taken together, these data emphasize the relevance of caution and reasonable objectives when prescribing a weight reduction program to obese individuals...
  61. doi request reprint Association between olfactory receptor genes, eating behavior traits and adiposity: results from the Quebec Family Study
    Anne C Choquette
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Physiol Behav 105:772-6. 2012
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  62. ncbi request reprint Plasma concentration of organochlorine compounds is associated with age and not obesity
    Olivier Hue
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Division of Kinesiology, PEPS, Laval University, QC, Canada G1K 7P4
    Chemosphere 67:1463-7. 2007
    ..Organochlorine concentrations, however, were correlated with age (BMI-adjusted R(2)=0.46; p<0.001). At steady state body weight, toxic pollutant concentrations are not associated to obesity but strongly correlate with age...
  63. ncbi request reprint Appetite sensations as a marker of overall intake
    Vicky Drapeau
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    Br J Nutr 93:273-80. 2005
    ..Thus, assessment of appetite sensation such as fullness in response to a fixed load may be useful to evaluate individual overall energy intake...
  64. ncbi request reprint Short sleep duration is associated with reduced leptin levels and increased adiposity: Results from the Quebec family study
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:253-61. 2007
    ..To explore cross-sectional associations between short sleep duration and variations in body fat indices and leptin levels during adulthood in a sample of men and women involved in the Québec Family Study...
  65. ncbi request reprint Relationship between food insecurity and body composition in Ugandans living in urban Kampala
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1978-82. 2007
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  66. doi request reprint Adiposity and eating behaviors in patients under second generation antipsychotics
    Mélissa Blouin
    Hôpital Laval Research Centre, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1780-7. 2008
    ..Second generation antipsychotics (SGA) induce substantial weight gain but the mechanisms responsible for this phenomenon remain speculative...
  67. doi request reprint Visceral obesity and plasma glucose-insulin homeostasis: contributions of interleukin-6 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in men
    Amélie Cartier
    Quebec Heart Institute, Hôpital Laval Research Centre, Hopital Laval, 2725 Chemin Sainte Foy, Pavilion Marguerite D Youville, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1931-8. 2008
    ..This study examined the relationships of two inflammatory cytokines, IL-6 and TNF-alpha, to visceral adiposity and indices of plasma glucose-insulin homeostasis...
  68. ncbi request reprint Psychobiological impact of a progressive weight loss program in obese men
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Physiol Behav 86:224-32. 2005
    ..However, prospective studies with a larger sample are needed to confirm and deepen these results...
  69. ncbi request reprint Is overweight/obesity associated with short sleep duration in older women?
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:290-4. 2007
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to examine cross-sectional associations between short sleep duration and variations in body fat indices in older women...
  70. doi request reprint Muscle force and force control after weight loss in obese and morbidly obese men
    Olivier Hue
    Département des sciences de l activité physique, Universite du Quebec a Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Surg 18:1112-8. 2008
    ..There are concerns that fat-free mass decrease could have some negative functional consequences. The aim of this study was to examine how weight loss affects strength and force control in obese and morbidly obese men...
  71. ncbi request reprint Short-term effects of a "health-at-every-size" approach on eating behaviors and appetite ratings
    Véronique Provencher
    Institute of Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods, 2440, Hochelaga Blvd, Laval University, Quebec, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:957-66. 2007
    ..To assess the effects of a "Health-At-Every-Size" (HAES) intervention on eating behaviors and appetite ratings in 144 premenopausal overweight women...
  72. ncbi request reprint Metabolic profile in severely obese women is less deteriorated than expected when compared to moderately obese women
    Vicky Drapeau
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Obes Surg 16:501-9. 2006
    ..This study aimed to compare the metabolic profile of pre- and postmenopausal severely obese women with moderately obese women...
  73. doi request reprint Subtyping weight-preoccupied overweight/obese women along restraint and negative affect
    Marie Pierre Gagnon-Girouard
    Pavillon F A Savard, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Appetite 55:742-5. 2010
    ..It thus suggests that other factors beside negative affect can contribute to eating and psychological impairment among overweight/obese women...
  74. ncbi request reprint Modifications in food-group consumption are related to long-term body-weight changes
    Vicky Drapeau
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval Hospital Research Centre, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:29-37. 2004
    ..Dietary patterns play an important role in the control of body weight...
  75. doi request reprint Predictors of cardiovascular fitness in sedentary men
    Marie Eve Riou
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Quebec, QCG1K7P4, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:99-106. 2009
    ..In the absence of regular physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness is strongly predicted by the potential for aerobic metabolism of skeletal muscle and negatively correlated with abdominal fat deposition...
  76. ncbi request reprint A novel interaction between dietary composition and insulin secretion: effects on weight gain in the Quebec Family Study
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:303-9. 2008
    ..This variation has been attributed to psychological and behavioral factors, although biological differences may also play a role...
  77. doi request reprint Impact of walking on eating behaviors and quality of life of premenopausal and early postmenopausal obese women
    Eléonor Riesco
    Division of Kinesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada G1V 0A6
    Menopause 17:529-38. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the effects of a 16-week walking program on eating behaviors and QoL between late premenopausal and early postmenopausal obese and sedentary women, once chronological aging is taken into account...
  78. ncbi request reprint Effects of encapsulated green tea and Guarana extracts containing a mixture of epigallocatechin-3-gallate and caffeine on 24 h energy expenditure and fat oxidation in men
    Sonia Bérubé-Parent
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    Br J Nutr 94:432-6. 2005
    ..The main finding of the study was the increase in 24 h energy expenditure with the EGCG-caffeine mixtures. However, this increase was similar with all doses of EGCG in the mixtures...
  79. doi request reprint Mid-thigh subcutaneous adipose tissue and glucose tolerance in the Quebec family study
    Etienne Pigeon
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Obes Facts 1:310-8. 2008
    ..To clarify the relationship between the amount of mid-thigh subcutaneous adipose tissue (SCAT) and glucose tolerance in men and women...
  80. doi request reprint Sleep duration as a risk factor for the development of type 2 diabetes or impaired glucose tolerance: analyses of the Quebec Family Study
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep Med 10:919-24. 2009
    ..To examine the long-term relationship between sleep duration and type 2 diabetes or impaired glucose tolerance (IGT)...
  81. ncbi request reprint Increase in plasma pollutant levels in response to weight loss is associated with the reduction of fasting insulin levels in men but not in women
    P Imbeault
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Metabolism 51:482-6. 2002
    ..Further studies are needed to verify whether these findings are causally related...
  82. ncbi request reprint Plasma organochlorine concentrations in endurance athletes and obese individuals
    Catherine Pelletier
    Physical Activity Sciences Laboratory and Division of Kinesiology, PEPS and Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Laval University, Ste Foy Québec, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1971-5. 2002
    ..Their plasma concentrations were compared in three groups of individuals with different body fatness characteristics: endurance athletes, lean sedentary subjects, and obese individuals...
  83. ncbi request reprint Effects of the FABP2 A54T mutation on triglyceride metabolism of viscerally obese men
    M T Berthier
    Lipid Research Center, Laval University Medical Research Center, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Res 9:668-75. 2001
    ..This study examined the effect of this mutation on lipoprotein levels in viscerally obese hyperinsulinemic condition...
  84. ncbi request reprint Difference in leptin response to a high-fat meal between lean and obese men
    P Imbeault
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Ste-Foy, , Canada G1K 7P4
    Clin Sci (Lond) 101:359-65. 2001
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  85. ncbi request reprint Association of sleep duration with type 2 diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance
    J P Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Diabetologia 50:2298-304. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between sleep duration and type 2 diabetes or impaired glucose tolerance (IGT)...
  86. ncbi request reprint Reduced HDL particle size as an additional feature of the atherogenic dyslipidemia of abdominal obesity
    A Pascot
    Lipid Research Center, CHUL Research Center, Ste-Foy, , Canada
    J Lipid Res 42:2007-14. 2001
    ..In conclusion, small HDL particle size appears to represent another feature of the high TG- low HDL cholesterol dyslipidemia found in viscerally obese subjects characterized by hyperinsulinemia...
  87. ncbi request reprint Obesity treatment with a progressive clinical tri-therapy combining sibutramine and a supervised diet--exercise intervention
    S Bérubé-Parent
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1144-53. 2001
    ..We investigated if a progressive supervised sibutramine--diet--exercise clinical intervention could increase the body weight loss previously reported while minimizing the potential cardiostimulatory effects of this drug...
  88. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of adaptive thermogenesis
    G C Major
    Division de kinesiologie, Departement de Medecine sociale et preventive, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:204-12. 2007
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  89. ncbi request reprint Greater than predicted decrease in resting energy expenditure with age: cross-sectional and longitudinal evidence
    G Alfonzo-González
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:18-24. 2006
    ..To determine whether the age-related decrease in resting energy expenditure (REE) is explained by variations in body composition...
  90. ncbi request reprint Deterioration of the metabolic risk profile in women. Respective contributions of impaired glucose tolerance and visceral fat accumulation
    A Pascot
    Lipid Research Center, CHUQ Research Center, Laval University, Ste-Foy, , Canada
    Diabetes Care 24:902-8. 2001
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  91. ncbi request reprint Evidence for the existence of adaptive thermogenesis during weight loss
    E Doucet
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste-Foy, , Canada
    Br J Nutr 85:715-23. 2001
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  92. ncbi request reprint Associations between weight loss-induced changes in plasma organochlorine concentrations, serum T(3) concentration, and resting metabolic rate
    Catherine Pelletier
    Physical Activity Sciences Laboratory, PEPS, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    Toxicol Sci 67:46-51. 2002
    ..In conclusion, organochlorines released in plasma during weight loss are associated with the documented decrease in serum T(3) concentration and RMR. Further studies are needed to verify whether these findings are causally related...
  93. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and abdominal adiposity in young men with documented malnutrition during the first year of life
    N G Boulé
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:598-604. 2003
    ..It was hypothesised that participants with early life malnutrition would display a more pronounced deterioration of insulin sensitivity in association with a gain in abdominal fat...
  94. ncbi request reprint Energy balance and pollution by organochlorines and polychlorinated biphenyls
    C Pelletier
    Division of Kinesiology, PEPS, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Rev 4:17-24. 2003
    ..These notions lend support for weight-loss strategies favouring a moderate weight loss, which would reduce risks for cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and hypertension, without resulting in a substantial release of organochlorines...
  95. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and body weight set point
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division de kinesiologie, PEPS, Bureau 2144, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Nutr Rev 62:S75-7. 2004
    ..These observations support the idea that the body weight set point may fluctuate according to the actual impact of factors influencing fat balance...
  96. ncbi request reprint Obesity risks: towards an emerging Inuit pattern
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition and Centre for Indigenous Peoples Nutrition and Environment CINE, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 70:166-77. 2011
    ..Study design. Cross-sectional study...
  97. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of knowledge-based work on feeding behavior and energy intake
    Jean Philippe Chaput
    Division of Kinesiology PEPS, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Physiol Behav 90:66-72. 2007
    ..This also raises the possibility that KBW adds a new component to sedentariness that might further accentuate the positive energy balance that is more likely to occur when one is inactive...
  98. ncbi request reprint Weight loss-induced rise in plasma pollutant is associated with reduced skeletal muscle oxidative capacity
    Pascal Imbeault
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 282:E574-9. 2002
    ..33 < r < 0.33, NS). These results suggest that the weight loss-induced increase in plasma pollutant levels is likely to be associated with reduced skeletal muscle oxidative metabolism in men but not in women...
  99. ncbi request reprint Impact of moderate aerobic exercise training on insulin sensitivity in type 2 diabetic men treated with oral hypoglycemic agents: is insulin sensitivity enhanced only in nonobese subjects?
    Paul Poirier
    Quebec Heart Institute Laval Hospital, 2725 Chemin Sainte Foy, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada G1V 4G5
    Med Sci Monit 8:CR59-65. 2002
    ..Most studies that involved nonobese subjects showed enhanced insulin sensitivity whereas studies involving obese subjects with type 2 diabetes are inconsistent because of concomitant fat loss...
  100. ncbi request reprint Calcium intake, body composition, and lipoprotein-lipid concentrations in adults
    Mélanie Jacqmain
    Division of Kinesiology, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:1448-52. 2003
    ..Recent data suggest that variations in calcium intake may influence lipid metabolism and body composition...
  101. ncbi request reprint Energy balance and body-weight stability: impact of gene-environment interactions
    Angelo Tremblay
    Division of Kinesiology, Institute of Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods, Laval University, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Br J Nutr 92:S63-6. 2004
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