John Blundell

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Affiliation: University of Leeds
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Making claims: functional foods for managing appetite and weight
    John Blundell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Nat Rev Endocrinol 6:53-6. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint A decrease in physical activity affects appetite, energy, and nutrient balance in lean men feeding ad libitum
    R James Stubbs
    Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:62-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of a healthy meal course on spontaneous energy intake, satiety and palatability
    Peter C Poortvliet
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Nutr 97:584-90. 2007
  4. pmc Role of resting metabolic rate and energy expenditure in hunger and appetite control: a new formulation
    John E Blundell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
    Dis Model Mech 5:608-13. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Body composition and appetite: fat-free mass (but not fat mass or BMI) is positively associated with self-determined meal size and daily energy intake in humans
    John E Blundell
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Br J Nutr 107:445-9. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Routes to obesity: phenotypes, food choices and activity
    J E Blundell
    BioPsychology Group, University of Leeds, UK
    Br J Nutr 83:S33-8. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Perspective on the central control of appetite
    John E Blundell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:160S-163S. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Resistance and susceptibility to weight gain: individual variability in response to a high-fat diet
    J E Blundell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
    Physiol Behav 86:614-22. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Is susceptibility to weight gain characterized by homeostatic or hedonic risk factors for overconsumption?
    John E Blundell
    Psychobiology Group, School of Psychology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Physiol Behav 82:21-5. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Overconsumption and obesity: peptides and susceptibility to weight gain
    J E Blundell
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, United Kingdom
    Regul Pept 149:32-8. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Making claims: functional foods for managing appetite and weight
    John Blundell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Nat Rev Endocrinol 6:53-6. 2010
    ..The wording of a claim is, therefore, critical. The difference between a proof of concept and a guarantee of success is an important point that needs to be conveyed to the consumer...
  2. ncbi request reprint A decrease in physical activity affects appetite, energy, and nutrient balance in lean men feeding ad libitum
    R James Stubbs
    Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:62-9. 2004
    ..It is not clear how decreased activity quantitatively affects energy balance (EB) in subjects feeding ad libitum...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of a healthy meal course on spontaneous energy intake, satiety and palatability
    Peter C Poortvliet
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Nutr 97:584-90. 2007
    ..These results suggest that it is possible to design a healthy meal that decreases spontaneous energy intake and hunger without compromising palatability...
  4. pmc Role of resting metabolic rate and energy expenditure in hunger and appetite control: a new formulation
    John E Blundell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
    Dis Model Mech 5:608-13. 2012
    ..This formulation has implications for understanding weight regulation and the management of obesity...
  5. doi request reprint Body composition and appetite: fat-free mass (but not fat mass or BMI) is positively associated with self-determined meal size and daily energy intake in humans
    John E Blundell
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Br J Nutr 107:445-9. 2012
    ..This signal may be postulated to interact with a separate class of signals generated by FM. This finding may have implications for investigations of the molecular control of food intake and body weight and for the management of obesity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Routes to obesity: phenotypes, food choices and activity
    J E Blundell
    BioPsychology Group, University of Leeds, UK
    Br J Nutr 83:S33-8. 2000
    ..The use of phenotypes has allowed the identification of different potential routes to weight gain. Different strategies are required to prevent age-related increase in body weight in these quite different individuals...
  7. ncbi request reprint Perspective on the central control of appetite
    John E Blundell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:160S-163S. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Resistance and susceptibility to weight gain: individual variability in response to a high-fat diet
    J E Blundell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
    Physiol Behav 86:614-22. 2005
    ..5 MJ. This profile of characteristics helps to define the symptomatology of a thrifty phenotype...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is susceptibility to weight gain characterized by homeostatic or hedonic risk factors for overconsumption?
    John E Blundell
    Psychobiology Group, School of Psychology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Physiol Behav 82:21-5. 2004
    ..The theme of this essay was inspired by Gerry Smith's conceptual and experimental work on both homeostatic and hedonic mechanisms implicated in the control of food intake...
  10. doi request reprint Overconsumption and obesity: peptides and susceptibility to weight gain
    J E Blundell
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, United Kingdom
    Regul Pept 149:32-8. 2008
    ..The distinction between tonic and episodic regulation, and between traits and states has implications for understanding overconsumption and the susceptibility to weight gain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Control of food intake in the obese
    J E Blundell
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Leeds, UK
    Obes Res 9:263S-270S. 2001
    ..Because energy expenditure is only loosely coupled to energy intake, sedentariness does not down-regulate food intake...
  12. doi request reprint The influence of physical activity on appetite control: an experimental system to understand the relationship between exercise-induced energy expenditure and energy intake
    Phillipa Caudwell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 70:171-80. 2011
    ..This experimental platform provides opportunities for industry to examine the impact of foods under scientifically controlled conditions relevant to the real world...
  13. doi request reprint No sex difference in body fat in response to supervised and measured exercise
    Phillipa Caudwell
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:351-8. 2013
    ..These differences are suggested to be a result of females exhibiting a stronger defense of body fat and a greater compensatory appetite response to exercise than males do...
  14. pmc Validation of a new hand-held electronic data capture method for continuous monitoring of subjective appetite sensations
    Catherine Gibbons
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:57. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate a novel hand-held method (EARS II (HP® iPAQ)) against the standard Pen and Paper (P&P) method and the previously validated EARS...
  15. ncbi request reprint Disturbed appetite patterns and nutrient intake in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Mark Wright
    Renal Unit, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Perit Dial Int 23:550-6. 2003
    ..Reduced nutrient intake contributes to this. It has long been assumed that this reflects disturbed appetite. We set out to define the appetite profiles of a group of PD patients using a novel technique...
  16. doi request reprint The relative reinforcing value of food predicts weight gain in a longitudinal study of 7--10-y-old children
    Claire Hill
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom, and the Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:276-81. 2009
    ..However, these cross-sectional studies are unable to determine whether a high RRV of food is predictive of adiposity change or whether it is a consequence of being obese...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the independent and combined effects of xylitol and polydextrose consumed as a snack on hunger and energy intake over 10 d
    Neil A King
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Br J Nutr 93:911-5. 2005
    ..Therefore, the usefulness of xylitol and polydextrose as ingredients in functional foods for appetite control are as a result of their lower energy content and suppression of appetite...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is it possible to dissociate 'liking' and 'wanting' for foods in humans? A novel experimental procedure
    Graham Finlayson
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Physiol Behav 90:36-42. 2007
    ..Other experimental procedures may also be devised to separate 'liking' and 'wanting'...
  19. ncbi request reprint Liking vs. wanting food: importance for human appetite control and weight regulation
    Graham Finlayson
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 31:987-1002. 2007
    ..Further research into the dissociation of liking and wanting through implicit and explicit levels of processing would help to disclose the relative importance of these components of reward for appetite control and weight regulation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and appetite: similarities and differences in the satiating effect of meals supplemented with either fat or carbohydrate
    Jacqui R Cotton
    BioPsychology Group, Psychology Department, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Hum Nutr Diet 20:186-99. 2007
    ..However this effect may be modified by the particular pattern of food consumption during the course of a day...
  21. ncbi request reprint Acute anorectic response to cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist/inverse agonist AM 251 in rats: indirect behavioural mediation
    Amy J Tallett
    Behavioural Neuroscience Laboratory, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Behav Pharmacol 18:591-600. 2007
    ..Together, these data strongly suggest that the acute anorectic response to CB1 receptor antagonists/inverse agonists is indirectly mediated via major alterations to other components of the behavioural repertoire...
  22. doi request reprint Pharmacological management of appetite expression in obesity
    Jason C G Halford
    School of Psychology, University of Liverpool, Eleanor Rathbone Building, Bedford Street South, Liverpool L69 7ZA, UK
    Nat Rev Endocrinol 6:255-69. 2010
    ..Rational interventions designed specifically to modulate these processes could limit the normally aversive consequences of caloric restriction and maximize an individual's capacity to successfully gain control over their appetite...
  23. ncbi request reprint Serotonergic drugs : effects on appetite expression and use for the treatment of obesity
    Jason C G Halford
    Kissileff Laboratory for the Study of Human Ingestive Behaviour, School of Psychology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Drugs 67:27-55. 2007
    ..The hope is that these drugs will not only be free of their predecessors' adverse effect profiles, but will also be equally or more effective at regulating appetite and controlling bodyweight...
  24. ncbi request reprint Zinc supplementation at conventional doses does not improve the disturbance of taste perception in hemodialysis patients
    Andrew Matson
    Leeds University Medical School, Leeds, UK
    J Ren Nutr 13:224-8. 2003
    ..To determine the effect of zinc supplementation on taste perception in a group of hemodialysis patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Functional foods: psychological and behavioural functions
    Louise Dye
    School of Psychology, University of Leeds, UK
    Br J Nutr 88:S187-211. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Serotonin (5-HT) drugs: effects on appetite expression and use for the treatment of obesity
    Jason C G Halford
    School of Psychology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 7ZA, UK
    Curr Drug Targets 6:201-13. 2005
    ..Hopefully, such drugs will be as or even more effective at regulating appetite and controlling body weight, and will also be free of their predecessors' side effect...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of BMI and Binge Eating on Food Reward and Energy Intake: Further Evidence for a Binge Eating Subtype of Obesity
    Michelle Dalton
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Obes Facts 6:348-59. 2013
    ..Additionally, these findings highlight the potential for separation in liking and wanting for food as a marker of susceptibility to overeat. © 2013 S. Karger GmbH, Freiburg. ..
  28. doi request reprint Exercise alone is not enough: weight loss also needs a healthy (Mediterranean) diet?
    Phillipa Caudwell
    BioPsychology Group, Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
    Public Health Nutr 12:1663-6. 2009
    ..The efficacy of exercise as a weight loss tool remains in question. The aim of the present study was to investigate the variability in appetite and body weight when participants engaged in a supervised and monitored exercise programme...
  29. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and power of ad libitum energy intake assessed by repeated single meals
    Nikolaj T Gregersen
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1277-81. 2008
    ..The reproducibility of the measurement of ad libitum energy intake (EI) is not well known. Furthermore, it is not known whether standardized conditions before the test day influence this measure...
  30. ncbi request reprint Palatability: response to nutritional need or need-free stimulation of appetite?
    Martin R Yeomans
    Department of Psychology, School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex, Brighton, Sussex BN1 9QG, UK
    Br J Nutr 92:S3-14. 2004
    ..This conclusion leads to the possibility of novel therapies for obesity based on modulation of hedonic rather than homeostatic controls. Potential developments are discussed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Highlighting the positive impact of increasing feeding frequency on metabolism and weight management
    Jeanine Louis-Sylvestre
    Laboratoire de Physiologie du Comportement Alimentaire, UFR Leonard de Vinci, Bobigny, France
    Forum Nutr 56:126-8. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Metabolic and behavioral compensatory responses to exercise interventions: barriers to weight loss
    Neil A King
    Human Movement Studies, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland 4059, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1373-83. 2007
    ..Therefore, given the inter-individual variability in behavioral and metabolic compensatory responses, exercise prescriptions might be more effective if tailored to suit individuals...
  33. doi request reprint The effect of an incremental increase in exercise on appetite, eating behaviour and energy balance in lean men and women feeding ad libitum
    Stephen Whybrow
    The Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, UK
    Br J Nutr 100:1109-15. 2008
    ..However, the degree of compensation varied considerably among individuals. The present study captured the initial compensation in EI for exercise-induced energy deficits. Total compensation would take a matter of weeks...
  34. ncbi request reprint Pramlintide treatment reduces 24-h caloric intake and meal sizes and improves control of eating in obese subjects: a 6-wk translational research study
    Steven R Smith
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 293:E620-7. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint PASSCLAIM--mental state and performance
    Joachim Westenhoefer
    Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Department of Nutrition and Home Economics, Lohbrügger Kirchstrasse 65, 21033, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Nutr 43:II85-II117. 2004
    ..Therefore, in principle claims to improve mood or specific aspects of cognitive performance by the consumption of functional foods are possible and indeed are currently found on the market...