L Dubois

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Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on eating behaviors in 2.5- and 9-year-old children: a longitudinal twin study
    Lise Dubois
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart St, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:134. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Gene-environment contributions to energy and macronutrient intakes in 9-year-old children: results from the Quebec Newborn Twin Study
    Lise Dubois
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart St, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Physiol Behav 119:30-7. 2013
  3. pmc Genetic and environmental contributions to weight, height, and BMI from birth to 19 years of age: an international study of over 12,000 twin pairs
    Lise Dubois
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e30153. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Social factors and television use during meals and snacks is associated with higher BMI among pre-school children
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Institute of Population Health, 1 Stewart Street Office 303, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1N 6N5
    Public Health Nutr 11:1267-79. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Breakfast skipping is associated with differences in meal patterns, macronutrient intakes and overweight among pre-school children
    Lise Dubois
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1N 6N5
    Public Health Nutr 12:19-28. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Determinants of high birth weight by geographic region in Canada
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Chronic Dis Can 28:63-70. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on body size in early childhood: a twin birth-cohort study
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, and Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Canada
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:479-85. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Regular sugar-sweetened beverage consumption between meals increases risk of overweight among preschool-aged children
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:924-34; discussion 934-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of maternal reports of pre-schoolers' weights and heights as estimates of BMI values
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Institute at Population Health, 1 Stewart Street, Office 303, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 36:132-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Preschool children's eating behaviours are related to dietary adequacy and body weight
    L Dubois
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Population Health, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:846-55. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on eating behaviors in 2.5- and 9-year-old children: a longitudinal twin study
    Lise Dubois
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart St, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:134. 2013
    ..A better understanding of the determinants of eating behavior during childhood is essential for carrying out effective dietary interventions...
  2. doi request reprint Gene-environment contributions to energy and macronutrient intakes in 9-year-old children: results from the Quebec Newborn Twin Study
    Lise Dubois
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart St, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Physiol Behav 119:30-7. 2013
    ..Few twin studies have examined nutrition-related phenotypes among children, and none has investigated energy and macronutrient intakes...
  3. pmc Genetic and environmental contributions to weight, height, and BMI from birth to 19 years of age: an international study of over 12,000 twin pairs
    Lise Dubois
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e30153. 2012
    ..To examine the genetic and environmental influences on variances in weight, height, and BMI, from birth through 19 years of age, in boys and girls from three continents...
  4. doi request reprint Social factors and television use during meals and snacks is associated with higher BMI among pre-school children
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Institute of Population Health, 1 Stewart Street Office 303, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1N 6N5
    Public Health Nutr 11:1267-79. 2008
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  5. doi request reprint Breakfast skipping is associated with differences in meal patterns, macronutrient intakes and overweight among pre-school children
    Lise Dubois
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1N 6N5
    Public Health Nutr 12:19-28. 2009
    ..To examine the association between skipping breakfast, daily energy, macronutrients and food intakes, and BMI in pre-school children...
  6. ncbi request reprint Determinants of high birth weight by geographic region in Canada
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Chronic Dis Can 28:63-70. 2007
    ..The relationship between social disparities and macrosomia was found to vary by geographic region...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on body size in early childhood: a twin birth-cohort study
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, and Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Canada
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:479-85. 2007
    ..g., uniform nutritional habits) that leaves genetic differences between children to generate most of the variance in weight...
  8. ncbi request reprint Regular sugar-sweetened beverage consumption between meals increases risk of overweight among preschool-aged children
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:924-34; discussion 934-5. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages (eg, nondiet carbonated drinks and fruit drinks) and the prevalence of overweight among preschool-aged children living in Canada...
  9. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of maternal reports of pre-schoolers' weights and heights as estimates of BMI values
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Institute at Population Health, 1 Stewart Street, Office 303, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 36:132-8. 2007
    ..We analysed the accuracy of parental reports of children's weights and heights as estimates of body mass index, and evaluated the factors associated with the misclassification of overweight and obese children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preschool children's eating behaviours are related to dietary adequacy and body weight
    L Dubois
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Population Health, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:846-55. 2007
    ..The aim of this paper is to analyse the relationships between eating behaviours (picky eating, irregular eating and overeating), and dietary adequacy in accordance with nutrition recommendations and body weight during the preschool years...
  11. ncbi request reprint Breakfast eating and overweight in a pre-school population: is there a link?
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Public Health Nutr 9:436-42. 2006
    ..5-year-old children. We hypothesised that a relationship could be observed between breakfast skipping and overweight independently of socio-economic factors such as ethnicity, maternal education, single parenting and family income...
  12. ncbi request reprint Early determinants of overweight at 4.5 years in a population-based longitudinal study
    L Dubois
    Canada Research Chair in Nutrition and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:610-7. 2006
    ..5 years, to determine which factors exert the most influence in early life...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial determinants of the early introduction of complementary foods
    Fabiola Tatone-Tokuda
    University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Educ Behav 36:302-20. 2009
    ..05). Future research must carefully consider the psychosocial aspects involved in adhering to infant feeding guidelines...
  14. ncbi request reprint Social position and nutrition: a gradient relationship in Canada and the USA
    L Dubois
    Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Clin Nutr 55:366-73. 2001
    ..corrected] To study the existence of a graded relationship between the nutrient content of the diet and some measures of social position...
  15. ncbi request reprint Determinants of breast-feeding and weaning in Alberta, Canada
    Qiuying Yang
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 26:975-81. 2004
    ..To assess the determinants of breast-feeding initiation and duration at the population level in Alberta, Canada...
  16. doi request reprint Exclusive breastfeeding duration and later intake of vegetables in preschool children
    D Burnier
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:196-202. 2011
    ..To examine whether a relationship exists between exclusive breastfeeding duration and later vegetable consumption in 4-year-old children, independently of factors traditionally associated with children's vegetable intake...
  17. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in infant feeding during the first year of life. The Longitudinal Study of Child Development in Québec (LSCDQ 1998-2002)
    Lise Dubois
    Canadian Institute for Advanced Research and Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Public Health Nutr 6:773-83. 2003
    ..It examines the extent to which different recommendations are followed in different social groups and highlights the main factors influencing the total adherence to three recommendations at the population level...
  18. pmc Household food insecurity and childhood overweight in Jamaica and Québec: a gender-based analysis
    Lise Dubois
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Institute of Population Health, 1 Stewart Street, Office 303, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:199. 2011
    ..This study presents a comparative gender-based analysis of the association between household food insecurity and overweight among 10-to-11-year-old children living in the Canadian province of Québec and in the country of Jamaica...
  19. doi request reprint Neighbourhoods and child adiposity: a critical appraisal of the literature
    Megan Ann Carter
    Population Health Program, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Place 16:616-28. 2010
    ..It is unclear at this time if and how other neighbourhood environmental features play a role. Heterogeneity and methodological issues across studies limits our ability to draw overall conclusions...
  20. doi request reprint Examining the relationship between obesity and math performance among Canadian school children: a prospective analysis
    Megan Ann Carter
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:412-9. 2010
    ..Our main hypothesis was that obese children would obtain lower overall math scores than their non-obese peers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Family food insufficiency is related to overweight among preschoolers
    Lise Dubois
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 63:1503-16. 2006
    ..5 years. Given this important finding, supportive interventions targeting low-income and food insufficient families, including pregnant women, are recommended for preventing overweight and obesity among their children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Determinants of birthweight inequalities: population-based study
    Lise Dubois
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Pediatr Int 48:470-8. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding, day-care attendance and the frequency of antibiotic treatments from 1.5 to 5 years: a population-based longitudinal study in Canada
    Lise Dubois
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Office 303, Ottawa, Ont, Canada, K1N 6N5
    Soc Sci Med 60:2035-44. 2005
    ..Over the long term, it will be important to continue to monitor the health of children and to implement public health interventions aimed at reducing health problems among children of preschool age...
  24. doi request reprint Internet marketing directed at children on food and restaurant websites in two policy environments
    M Potvin Kent
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:800-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the influence of Quebec's Consumer Protection Act and the self-regulatory Canadian Children's Food and Beverage Advertising Initiative (CAI) on food manufacturer and restaurant websites in Canada...
  25. ncbi request reprint Social determinants of initiation, duration and exclusivity of breastfeeding at the population level: the results of the Longitudinal Study of Child Development in Quebec (ELDEQ 1998-2002)
    Lise Dubois
    Canadian Institute for Advanced Research
    Can J Public Health 94:300-5. 2003
    ..The results will help the development of public health interventions aimed at improving the prevalence of exclusive breastfeeding for at least the first 4 to 6 months of babies' life...