John P Foreyt

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The use of low-calorie sweeteners by children: implications for weight management
    John Foreyt
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nutr 142:1155S-62S. 2012
  2. pmc Weight loss in individuals with metabolic syndrome given DASH diet counseling when provided a low sodium vegetable juice: a randomized controlled trial
    Sonia F Shenoy
    Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis, USA
    Nutr J 9:8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Weight-reducing diets: are there any differences?
    John P Foreyt
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nutr Rev 67:S99-101. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Need for lifestyle intervention: how to begin
    John P Foreyt
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:11E-14E. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Effects of a school-based weight maintenance program for Mexican-American children: results at 2 years
    Craig A Johnston
    Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:542-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A one-year school-based diet/exercise intervention improves non-traditional disease biomarkers in Mexican-American children
    BRIAN KEITH MCFARLIN
    Department of Health and Human Performance, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA Department of Behavioral Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 9:524-32. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Relation between adiposity and disease risk factors in Mexican American children
    Brian K McFarlin
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Laboratory of Integrated Physiology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 6015, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:450-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Achieving long-term weight maintenance in Mexican-American adolescents with a school-based intervention
    Craig A Johnston
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Adolesc Health 53:335-41. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Obese Mexican American children have elevated MCP-1, TNF-α, monocyte concentration, and dyslipidemia
    Whitney L Breslin
    Laboratory of Integrated Physiology, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77004 6016, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e1180-6. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in Mexican-American children following a weight management program
    Ginny Fullerton
    Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2553-6. 2007

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Publications38

  1. pmc The use of low-calorie sweeteners by children: implications for weight management
    John Foreyt
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nutr 142:1155S-62S. 2012
    ..The paucity of data regarding the effects of LCS use in children and adolescents creates challenges in decision-making for health care providers and parents...
  2. pmc Weight loss in individuals with metabolic syndrome given DASH diet counseling when provided a low sodium vegetable juice: a randomized controlled trial
    Sonia F Shenoy
    Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis, USA
    Nutr J 9:8. 2010
    ..Weight loss is thought to be a key to improving all aspects of metabolic syndrome. Research studies have suggested benefits from diets rich in vegetables and fruits in helping individuals reach and achieve healthy weights...
  3. doi request reprint Weight-reducing diets: are there any differences?
    John P Foreyt
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nutr Rev 67:S99-101. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Need for lifestyle intervention: how to begin
    John P Foreyt
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:11E-14E. 2005
    ..Lifestyle change strategies--including setting reasonable goals, raising awareness, confronting barriers to change, managing stress, cognitive restructuring, preventing relapse, and providing support--are the keys to long-term success...
  5. doi request reprint Effects of a school-based weight maintenance program for Mexican-American children: results at 2 years
    Craig A Johnston
    Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:542-7. 2010
    ..35, P < 0.05) compared to children in the SH condition. Overall, the school-based intervention resulted in improved weight and clinical outcomes in overweight Mexican-American children, and zBMI was maintained over 2 years...
  6. doi request reprint A one-year school-based diet/exercise intervention improves non-traditional disease biomarkers in Mexican-American children
    BRIAN KEITH MCFARLIN
    Department of Health and Human Performance, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA Department of Behavioral Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 9:524-32. 2013
    ..These changes underscore the effectiveness of our school-based intervention at not only improving zBMI but also at reducing disease risk...
  7. doi request reprint Relation between adiposity and disease risk factors in Mexican American children
    Brian K McFarlin
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Laboratory of Integrated Physiology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 6015, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:450-5. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relation between measures of adiposity and disease risk factors in Mexican American children participating in a weight loss intervention...
  8. doi request reprint Achieving long-term weight maintenance in Mexican-American adolescents with a school-based intervention
    Craig A Johnston
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Adolesc Health 53:335-41. 2013
    ..This study evaluated 24-month outcomes of a school-based intensive lifestyle weight management program targeting overweight Mexican-American adolescents...
  9. doi request reprint Obese Mexican American children have elevated MCP-1, TNF-α, monocyte concentration, and dyslipidemia
    Whitney L Breslin
    Laboratory of Integrated Physiology, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77004 6016, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e1180-6. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in Mexican-American children following a weight management program
    Ginny Fullerton
    Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2553-6. 2007
    ..The objective was to evaluate quality of life (QOL) in at-risk-for-overweight and overweight Mexican-American children after participating in 6 months of intensive weight management or self-help...
  11. doi request reprint Peanut consumption in adolescents is associated with improved weight status
    Jennette Palcic Moreno
    Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nutr Res 33:552-6. 2013
    ..Future research is needed to clarify the role of peanut consumption in children's overall health. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Results of an intensive school-based weight loss program with overweight Mexican American children
    Craig A Johnston
    Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 2:144-52. 2007
    ..11 for II and an increase of 0.03 for SH. Overall, the results are promising, suggesting that an intensive school-based intervention may be an effective means for promoting weight loss in overweight Mexican American children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Weight loss in overweight Mexican American children: a randomized, controlled trial
    Craig A Johnston
    Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e1450-7. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that children randomly assigned to an intensive intervention would significantly reduce their standardized BMI when compared with children randomly assigned to a self-help condition...
  14. doi request reprint The application of the Yerkes-Dodson law in a childhood weight management program: examining weight dissatisfaction
    Craig A Johnston
    Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:674-9. 2012
    ..To determine the effect of dissatisfaction with one's weight on outcomes in a weight management program...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of lifestyle modification in dysmetabolic syndrome management
    John P Foreyt
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme 11:197-205; discussion 205-6. 2006
    ..Research studies have clearly demonstrated the power of lifestyle modification for long-term behavioral change. Lifestyle modification appears effective in delaying or preventing the development of the dysmetabolic syndrome...
  16. doi request reprint Smaller weight changes in standardized body mass index in response to treatment as weight classification increases
    Craig A Johnston
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr 158:624-7. 2011
    ..To compare the differential efficacy of a weight loss program for Mexican-American children who are overweight, obese, and severely obese...
  17. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a community-based behavioral counseling program
    Craig A Johnston
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex Electronic address
    Am J Med 126:1143.e19-24. 2013
    ..The current study examined weight loss between a community-based, intensive behavioral counseling program (Weight Watchers program) and a self-help condition...
  18. ncbi request reprint Behavioral management of obesity
    Craig A Johnston
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, 6655 Travis Street, Suite 320, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 9:448-53. 2007
    ..The Diabetes Prevention Program and the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) trial are providing strong data on the long-term results of intensive behavioral management interventions...
  19. doi request reprint Increasing vegetable intake in Mexican-American youth: a randomized controlled trial
    Craig A Johnston
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, 6655 Travis, Mail Stop 320, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:716-20. 2011
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Family Health Behavior Scale
    Jennette Palcic Moreno
    Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e480-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of the current study was to develop a psychometrically sound, parent-report measure of family and child behaviors related to obesity in children between 5- and 12-years-old...
  21. ncbi request reprint Consensus view on the role of dietary fat and obesity
    John P Foreyt
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Med 113:60S-62S. 2002
  22. doi request reprint Brief report: gum chewing affects standardized math scores in adolescents
    Craig A Johnston
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Adolesc 35:455-9. 2012
    ..These results are encouraging as gum chewing may be a cost-effective and easily implemented method to increase student performance. Trial Registration: NCT00792116...
  23. ncbi request reprint Treatment of the metabolic syndrome: the impact of lifestyle modification
    Allison M Pritchett
    Winters Center for Heart Failure Research, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, MC 523D, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 7:95-102. 2005
    ..However, the remaining challenge is how to promote long-term adherence to a healthier, more active lifestyle and avoid reversion to old habits...
  24. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory markers are elevated in overweight Mexican-American children
    Brian K McFarlin
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Laboratory of Integrated Physiology University of Houston, Houston, Texas, 77204 6015, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 2:235-41. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the effect of body weight on blood lipid profile, insulin resistance and inflammatory biomarkers in Mexican-American children...
  25. doi request reprint Mexican American children have differential elevation of metabolic biomarkers proportional to obesity status
    Brian K McFarlin
    Department of Kinesiology, Health Promotion, and Recreation, University of North Texas, Denton Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:718-21. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine traditional and nontraditional risk factors in a subset of Mexican American children before their participation in a larger clinical weight loss study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Reduced quality of life in very overweight Mexican American adolescents
    Chermaine Tyler
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:366-8. 2007
    ..Main effects for weight classification were detected using One-way ANOVAs (p < .05 for total, physical, and psychosocial), with the heaviest adolescents demonstrating the lowest ratings...
  27. ncbi request reprint Obesity classification in military personnel: a comparison of body fat, waist circumference, and body mass index measurements
    Katie M Heinrich
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed D104B, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Mil Med 173:67-73. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate obesity classifications from body fat percentage (BF%), body mass index (BMI), and waist circumference (WC)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Migration history, health behaviors, and cardiovascular disease risk factors in overweight Mexican-American women
    Bandana M Chakraborty
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0056, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:94-108. 2003
    ..This research examined whether the migration history of overweight Mexican-American women had an independent effect on cardiovascular risk factors, or whether it was mediated by health behavior changes...
  29. ncbi request reprint For the patient. The importance of health behaviors for better heart health. Migration history, health behaviors, and cardiovascular disease risk factors in overweight Mexican-American women
    Bandana M Chakraborty
    Ethn Dis 13:152. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint Exercise augments the effects of cognitive-behavioral therapy in the treatment of binge eating
    Victor R Pendleton
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 31:172-84. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effects of adding exercise and maintenance to cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) for binge eating disorder (BED) in obese women...
  31. pmc Reduction in weight and cardiovascular disease risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes: one-year results of the look AHEAD trial
    Xavier Pi-Sunyer
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1374-83. 2007
    ..This report describes 1-year changes in CVD risk factors in a trial designed to examine the long-term effects of an intensive lifestyle intervention on the incidence of major CVD events...
  32. pmc Binge eating disorder and night eating syndrome in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Kelly C Allison
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3021, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1287-93. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of binge eating disorder (BED) and night eating syndrome (NES) among applicants to the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) study...
  33. ncbi request reprint Brief report: weight dissatisfaction, weight status, and weight loss in Mexican-American children
    William T Dalton
    Department of Psychology, East Tennessee State University, PO Box 70649, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:673-7. 2008
    ..To assess the association between weight dissatisfaction, weight status, and weight loss in Mexican-American children participating in a weight management program...
  34. doi request reprint Weight management using the internet a randomized controlled trial
    Christine M Hunter
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:119-26. 2008
    ..However, evaluation of weight-gain prevention in overweight individuals is also critical as most Americans become obese as a result of a gradual gain of 1-2 pounds per year over many years...
  35. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions for obesity
    Laverne A Berkel
    University of Missouri Kansas City, 64110, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:S35-43. 2005
    ..Future directions for research are outlined, which include examining the use of nontraditional behavioral interventions with children and the development of culturally sensitive interventions for racial and ethnic minority populations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Sibutramine and the management of obesity
    Walker S Carlos Poston
    Mid America Heart Institute and University of Missouri Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:633-42. 2004
    ..Thus, blood pressure and heart rate should be monitored in patients using sibutramine and it may not be applicable in obese patients with significant cardiovascular disease...
  37. ncbi request reprint Physical activity assessed with three different methods and the Framingham Risk Score on 10-year coronary heart disease risk
    Richard R Suminski
    Department of Physiology, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Med Sci Monit 14:CR1-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine associations between the Framingham Risk Score on 10-year estimated risk of CHD (10-year CHD risk) and three different PA assessment methods...
  38. ncbi request reprint Designing "lifestyle interventions" with the brain in mind
    Mark R Cobain
    Unilever Corporate Research, Colworth House, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire MK46 4AA, UK
    Neurobiol Aging 26:85-7. 2005
    ..This maladaptation may have developed over the course of the lifespan through interaction with modern environments. Furthermore, we emphasize the need to take this emergent neurobiology into account when designing interventions...