Cynthia K Colapinto

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Folic acid supplement use is the most significant predictor of folate concentrations in Canadian women of childbearing age
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:284-92. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of folic acid supplement use in Canada
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 23:39-44. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Paint your plate: effectiveness of a point-of-purchase display
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Sudbury and District Health Unit, Sudbury, ON, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 70:66-71. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Relative reinforcing value of energy-dense snack foods in overweight and obese adults
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 72:170-4. 2011
  5. pmc Folate status of the population in the Canadian Health Measures Survey
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern, Ontario Research Institute, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    CMAJ 183:E100-6. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Children's preference for large portions: prevalence, determinants, and consequences
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Health Promotion Division, Sudbury and District Health Unit, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1183-90. 2007

Collaborators

  • Gary S Goldfield
  • Andrew B Lumb

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Folic acid supplement use is the most significant predictor of folate concentrations in Canadian women of childbearing age
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:284-92. 2012
    ..These results indicate a need for targeted strategies to improve compliance with folic acid supplement recommendations among WCBA...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of folic acid supplement use in Canada
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 23:39-44. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Paint your plate: effectiveness of a point-of-purchase display
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Sudbury and District Health Unit, Sudbury, ON, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 70:66-71. 2009
    ..This study was conducted to determine consumer understanding and retention of nutrition information presented at grocery stores during the Paint Your Plate campaign via two approaches: interactive display events and brochure distribution...
  4. doi request reprint Relative reinforcing value of energy-dense snack foods in overweight and obese adults
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 72:170-4. 2011
    ..We examined how the degree of adiposity, measured by body mass index (BMI), is associated with the relative reinforcing value of energy-dense snack foods versus fruits and vegetables in overweight and obese people...
  5. pmc Folate status of the population in the Canadian Health Measures Survey
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern, Ontario Research Institute, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    CMAJ 183:E100-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to investigate the folate status of a nationally representative sample of Canadians, including a subset of women of childbearing age...
  6. ncbi request reprint Children's preference for large portions: prevalence, determinants, and consequences
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Health Promotion Division, Sudbury and District Health Unit, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1183-90. 2007
    ..Proliferation of large portions of snack and fast foods parallels dramatic increases in childhood obesity. This study investigates the prevalence, determinants, and consequences of large portions in children's diets...