Rania A Mekary

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Publications

  1. pmc Physical activity in relation to long-term weight maintenance after intentional weight loss in premenopausal women
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:167-74. 2010
  2. pmc Eating patterns and type 2 diabetes risk in older women: breakfast consumption and eating frequency
    Rania A Mekary
    Departments of Nutrition and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:436-43. 2013
  3. pmc The joint association of eating frequency and diet quality with colorectal cancer risk in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study
    Rania A Mekary
    Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:664-72. 2012
  4. pmc Bicycle riding, walking, and weight gain in premenopausal women
    ANNE C LUSK
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave, Bldg II, Room 314, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1050-6. 2010
  5. pmc Isotemporal substitution analysis for physical activity, television watching, and risk of depression
    Rania A Mekary
    Harvard School of Public Health, Building 2, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:474-83. 2013
  6. pmc Prospective study of breakfast eating and incident coronary heart disease in a cohort of male US health professionals
    Leah E Cahill
    Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave, Bldg II, Room 349, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 128:337-43. 2013
  7. pmc Eating patterns and type 2 diabetes risk in men: breakfast omission, eating frequency, and snacking
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1182-9. 2012
  8. pmc Joint association of glycemic load and alcohol intake with type 2 diabetes incidence in women
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1525-32. 2011
  9. pmc Isotemporal substitution paradigm for physical activity epidemiology and weight change
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 1204, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:519-27. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Muscle-Strengthening and Conditioning Activities and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: A Prospective Study in Two Cohorts of US Women
    Anders Grøntved
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Department of Sport Science and Clinical Biomechanics, Research Unit for Exercise Epidemiology and Centre of Research in Childhood Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    PLoS Med 11:e1001587. 2014

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Publications11

  1. pmc Physical activity in relation to long-term weight maintenance after intentional weight loss in premenopausal women
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:167-74. 2010
    ..Increased PA, particularly high intensity activities, is associated with better maintenance of weight loss. The benefits of activity were greater among overweight/obese than normal weight women...
  2. pmc Eating patterns and type 2 diabetes risk in older women: breakfast consumption and eating frequency
    Rania A Mekary
    Departments of Nutrition and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:436-43. 2013
    ..Little is known about the association between eating patterns and type 2 diabetes (T2D) risk in women...
  3. pmc The joint association of eating frequency and diet quality with colorectal cancer risk in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study
    Rania A Mekary
    Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:664-72. 2012
    ..01, P for trend = 0.01). There was an implied protective association between increased eating frequency of healthy meals and colorectal cancer risk and in men with factors associated with higher insulin sensitivity...
  4. pmc Bicycle riding, walking, and weight gain in premenopausal women
    ANNE C LUSK
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave, Bldg II, Room 314, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1050-6. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, research has not been conducted on bicycle riding and weight control in comparison with walking. Our objective was to assess the association between bicycle riding and weight control in premenopausal women...
  5. pmc Isotemporal substitution analysis for physical activity, television watching, and risk of depression
    Rania A Mekary
    Harvard School of Public Health, Building 2, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:474-83. 2013
    ..95) was found when 60 minutes/day of brisk walking replaced 60 minutes/day of television watching. Thus, the ISM could offer a more meaningful alternative to the standard nonsubstitution models to support public health recommendations. ..
  6. pmc Prospective study of breakfast eating and incident coronary heart disease in a cohort of male US health professionals
    Leah E Cahill
    Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave, Bldg II, Room 349, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 128:337-43. 2013
    ..However, it remains unknown whether specific eating habits regardless of dietary composition influence coronary heart disease (CHD) risk. The objective of this study was to prospectively examine eating habits and risk of CHD...
  7. pmc Eating patterns and type 2 diabetes risk in men: breakfast omission, eating frequency, and snacking
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1182-9. 2012
    ..Little is known about the association between eating patterns and type 2 diabetes (T2D) risk...
  8. pmc Joint association of glycemic load and alcohol intake with type 2 diabetes incidence in women
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1525-32. 2011
    ..Little is known about the joint association between glycemic index (GI), glycemic load (GL), and alcohol intake with type 2 diabetes (T2D)...
  9. pmc Isotemporal substitution paradigm for physical activity epidemiology and weight change
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 1204, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:519-27. 2009
    ..The isotemporal substitution paradigm may offer new insights for future public health recommendations...
  10. doi request reprint Muscle-Strengthening and Conditioning Activities and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: A Prospective Study in Two Cohorts of US Women
    Anders Grøntved
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Department of Sport Science and Clinical Biomechanics, Research Unit for Exercise Epidemiology and Centre of Research in Childhood Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    PLoS Med 11:e1001587. 2014
    ..This study examined the association of muscle-strengthening activities with the risk of T2D in women...
  11. pmc Total antioxidant capacity intake and colorectal cancer risk in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study
    Rania A Mekary
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Bldg 2, Rm 355A, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1315-21. 2010
    ..To examine the association between total antioxidant capacity (TAC) intake and colorectal cancer incidence...