Margaretha A Haugen

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Food patterns and dietary quality associated with organic food consumption during pregnancy; data from a large cohort of pregnant women in Norway
    Hanne Torjusen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 12:612. 2012
  2. pmc Folic acid supplementation, dietary folate intake during pregnancy and risk for spontaneous preterm delivery: a prospective observational cohort study
    Verena Sengpiel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:160. 2013
  3. pmc Maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy is associated with birth weight but not with gestational length: results from a large prospective observational cohort study
    Verena Sengpiel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Med 11:42. 2013
  4. pmc Changes in dietary pattern in 15 year old adolescents following a 4 month dietary intervention with school breakfast--a pilot study
    Anne S Ask
    Agder University College, Kristiansand, Norway
    Nutr J 5:33. 2006
  5. pmc Characteristics associated with organic food consumption during pregnancy; data from a large cohort of pregnant women in Norway
    Hanne Torjusen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 10:775. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Mediterranean-type diet and risk of preterm birth among women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa): a prospective cohort study
    Margaretha Haugen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Toxicology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Nydalen, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:319-24. 2008
  7. pmc Dietary supplements contribute substantially to the total nutrient intake in pregnant Norwegian women
    Margaretha Haugen
    Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:272-80. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation and reduced risk of preeclampsia in nulliparous women
    Margaretha Haugen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Epidemiology 20:720-6. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Diet before pregnancy and the risk of hyperemesis gravidarum
    Margaretha Haugen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 106:596-602. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Minor impact of juvenile arthritis on nutritional status in young adult patients
    Margaretha A Haugen
    Rikshospitalet, Sognsvannsveien, Norway
    Arthritis Rheum 47:623-9. 2002

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Publications31

  1. pmc Food patterns and dietary quality associated with organic food consumption during pregnancy; data from a large cohort of pregnant women in Norway
    Hanne Torjusen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 12:612. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe dietary characteristics associated with frequent consumption of organic food among pregnant women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  2. pmc Folic acid supplementation, dietary folate intake during pregnancy and risk for spontaneous preterm delivery: a prospective observational cohort study
    Verena Sengpiel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:160. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association of folic acid supplementation during different periods of pregnancy and of dietary folate intake with the risk of spontaneous preterm delivery (PTD)...
  3. pmc Maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy is associated with birth weight but not with gestational length: results from a large prospective observational cohort study
    Verena Sengpiel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Med 11:42. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Changes in dietary pattern in 15 year old adolescents following a 4 month dietary intervention with school breakfast--a pilot study
    Anne S Ask
    Agder University College, Kristiansand, Norway
    Nutr J 5:33. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate if breakfast served in a lower secondary school could improve dietary habits and school performance among the students...
  5. pmc Characteristics associated with organic food consumption during pregnancy; data from a large cohort of pregnant women in Norway
    Hanne Torjusen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 10:775. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe characteristics associated with the use of organic food among pregnant women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  6. doi request reprint Mediterranean-type diet and risk of preterm birth among women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa): a prospective cohort study
    Margaretha Haugen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Toxicology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Nydalen, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:319-24. 2008
    ..We wanted to investigate whether a Mediterranean-type diet (MD) could be associated with a lower risk of preterm birth in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  7. pmc Dietary supplements contribute substantially to the total nutrient intake in pregnant Norwegian women
    Margaretha Haugen
    Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:272-80. 2008
    ..Our objective was to study use and contribution of dietary supplement to nutrient intake among women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  8. doi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation and reduced risk of preeclampsia in nulliparous women
    Margaretha Haugen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Epidemiology 20:720-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to estimate the association between intake of vitamin D during pregnancy and the risk of preeclampsia in 23,423 nulliparous pregnant women taking part in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study...
  9. doi request reprint Diet before pregnancy and the risk of hyperemesis gravidarum
    Margaretha Haugen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 106:596-602. 2011
    ..The findings suggest that a moderate intake of water and adherence to a healthy diet that includes vegetables and fish are associated with a lower risk of developing hyperemesis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Minor impact of juvenile arthritis on nutritional status in young adult patients
    Margaretha A Haugen
    Rikshospitalet, Sognsvannsveien, Norway
    Arthritis Rheum 47:623-9. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of juvenile chronic rheumatic disease on current nutritional status in adult patients in remission or with active disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Can linoleic acids in conjugated CLA products reduce overweight problems?]
    Margaretha Haugen
    Avdeling for naeringsmiddeltoksikologi, Divisjon for miljømedisin, Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Postboks 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3051-4. 2004
    ..What evidence is there for these health claims, and is CLA supplementation safe and without adverse effects?..
  12. doi request reprint Methodological challenges when monitoring the diet of pregnant women in a large study: experiences from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Helle Margrete Meltzer
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    Matern Child Nutr 4:14-27. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Urine flavonoids and plasma carotenoids in the validation of fruit, vegetable and tea intake during pregnancy in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 10:838-47. 2007
    ..To validate a new food-frequency questionnaire (FFQ) for measuring the intake of fruit, vegetables and tea reported by women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  14. pmc The biobank of the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study: a resource for the next 100 years
    Kjersti S Rønningen
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:619-25. 2006
    ..In designing specimen repositories, efforts need to balance future needs for samples with logistical constraints necessary to process and store samples in a timely fashion...
  15. doi request reprint Exploration of biomarkers for total fish intake in pregnant Norwegian women
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 04030 Oslo, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 13:54-62. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore whether selenium (Se), iodine, mercury (Hg) or arsenic may serve as a biomarker for total fish and seafood intake in addition to the traditionally used n-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA...
  16. doi request reprint Role of dietary patterns for dioxin and PCB exposure
    Helen E Kvalem
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Mol Nutr Food Res 53:1438-51. 2009
    ..Two were related to high intakes, one dominated by oily fish ((Omega-3)), the other by fish liver and seagull eggs ("northern coastal"). Only the latter was closely associated with high blood concentrations of dioxins and PCBs...
  17. doi request reprint Diet and particularly seafood are major sources of perfluorinated compounds in humans
    Line S Haug
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Int 36:772-8. 2010
    ..Further, significant relationships between estimated dietary intakes and serum concentrations have been demonstrated for the first time...
  18. doi request reprint Breastfeeding practice in mothers with eating disorders
    Leila Torgersen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Norway
    Matern Child Nutr 6:243-52. 2010
    ..These results show that some eating disorders may influence mothers' early feeding practices and indicate that additional support may be necessary to assist women with anorexia nervosa in maintaining breastfeeding...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Vitamin and minerals supplements--required for good health?]
    Helle Margrete Meltzer
    Avdeling for naeringsmiddeltoksikologi, Divisjon for miljømedisin, Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Postboks 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1646-9. 2004
    ..Except for these groups it is poorly documented that vitamins and minerals in large doses have a preventive or therapeutic potential. The largest health potential lies in a healthy diet...
  20. pmc A dietary pattern characterized by high intake of vegetables, fruits, and vegetable oils is associated with reduced risk of preeclampsia in nulliparous pregnant Norwegian women
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Nutr 139:1162-8. 2009
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Dietary exposure to brominated flame retardants correlates with male blood levels in a selected group of Norwegians with a wide range of seafood consumption
    Helle K Knutsen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Mol Nutr Food Res 52:217-27. 2008
    ..Further, significant but weak correlations were found between dietary exposure and serum levels for Sum PBDEs, BDE-47, and BDE-28 in males. This indicates that other sources in addition to diet need to be addressed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Self-reported dietary supplement use is confirmed by biological markers in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Toxicology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Nutr Metab 51:146-54. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the relation between reported use and biomarkers in supplement and non-supplement users and to validate self-reported intake of dietary supplements in mid pregnancy...
  23. doi request reprint Validity of a new food frequency questionnaire for pregnant women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Matern Child Nutr 4:28-43. 2008
    ..This validation study indicates that the MoBa FFQ produces reasonable valid intake estimates and is a valid tool to rank pregnant women according to low and high intakes of energy, nutrients and foods...
  24. doi request reprint Consumption of fish from a contaminated lake strongly affects the concentrations of polybrominated diphenyl ethers and hexabromocyclododecane in serum
    Cathrine Thomsen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Mol Nutr Food Res 52:228-37. 2008
    ..The median serum HBCD concentration was 4.1 and 2.6 ng/g lipids for men and women, respectively, and was also found to be associated with consumption of fish from Lake Mjøsa...
  25. ncbi request reprint Urinary acrylamide metabolites as biomarkers for short-term dietary exposure to acrylamide
    Thomas Bjellaas
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Environmental Medicine, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Food Chem Toxicol 45:1020-6. 2007
    ..Consumption of citrus fruits correlated negatively with excretion of acrylamide metabolites...
  26. doi request reprint Exploration of different methods to assess dietary acrylamide exposure in pregnant women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Food Chem Toxicol 46:2808-14. 2008
    ..Our findings facilitate future studies on acrylamide exposure and health outcomes in the MoBa study...
  27. ncbi request reprint Patterns and predictors of folic acid supplement use among pregnant women: the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Roy M Nilsen
    Section for Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care and Environmental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1134-41. 2006
    ..Patterns and predictors of maternal folic acid supplement use have not been examined in large prospective studies of pregnant women...
  28. ncbi request reprint Comparison of estimated dietary intake of acrylamide with hemoglobin adducts of acrylamide and glycidamide
    Thomas Bjellaas
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Toxicol Sci 98:110-7. 2007
    ..Adduct concentrations did not correlate with 24 h urinary excretion of mercapturic acid metabolites of AA and GA in the same subjects reported previously...
  29. ncbi request reprint Frequency of osteopenia in children and young adults with childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus
    Vibke Lilleby
    Department of Rheumatology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Arthritis Rheum 52:2051-9. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint A two-year prospective controlled study of bone mass and bone turnover in children with early juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Gunhild Lien
    Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Arthritis Rheum 52:833-40. 2005
    ..To explore early changes and predictors of bone mass in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) in order to identify patients who will develop bone mass reductions...
  31. pmc Biomarkers of human exposure to acrylamide and relation to polymorphisms in metabolizing genes
    Nur Duale
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Environmental Medicine, Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Toxicol Sci 108:90-9. 2009
    ..The genotypes and their combination may constitute useful biomarkers for the assessment of individual susceptibility to AA intake, and could add to the precision of epidemiological studies of dietary cancer...