Theresa A Nicklas

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc General versus central adiposity and relationship to pediatric metabolic risk
    Jason A Mendoza
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:128-36. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Snacking patterns, diet quality, and cardiovascular risk factors in adults
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, 1100 Bates Ave, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:388. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The nutritional role of flavored and white milk in the diets of children
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Professor, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, TX 77030
    J Sch Health 83:728-33. 2013
  4. pmc 100% orange juice consumption is associated with better diet quality, improved nutrient adequacy, decreased risk for obesity, and improved biomarkers of health in adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2003-2006
    Carol E O'Neil
    Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, 261 Knapp Hall, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    Nutr J 11:107. 2012
  5. pmc What Hispanic parents do to encourage and discourage 3-5 year old children to be active: a qualitative study using nominal group technique
    Teresia M O'Connor
    Department of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:93. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Characterizing dinner meals served and consumed by low-income preschool children
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Children s Nutrition Research Center, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Child Obes 8:561-71. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Diet quality is inversely related to cardiovascular risk factors in adults
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nutr 142:2112-8. 2012
  8. pmc Diet quality is positively associated with 100% fruit juice consumption in children and adults in the United States: NHANES 2003-2006
    Carol E O'Neil
    School of Human Ecology, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, 261 Knapp Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Nutr J 10:17. 2011
  9. pmc Associations among parental feeding styles and children's food intake in families with limited incomes
    Sharon L Hoerr
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:55. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Intake of added sugars is not associated with weight measures in children 6 to 18 years: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys 2003-2006
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Nutr Res 31:338-46. 2011

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Publications64

  1. pmc General versus central adiposity and relationship to pediatric metabolic risk
    Jason A Mendoza
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:128-36. 2012
    ..The influence of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) and general versus central adiposity on pediatric metabolic risk is not well described...
  2. ncbi request reprint Snacking patterns, diet quality, and cardiovascular risk factors in adults
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, 1100 Bates Ave, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:388. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the associations of snacking patterns with nutrient intake, diet quality, and a selection of CVRF in adults participating in the 2001-2008 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey...
  3. doi request reprint The nutritional role of flavored and white milk in the diets of children
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Professor, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, TX 77030
    J Sch Health 83:728-33. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to assess the contribution of flavored and white milk in the diets of children...
  4. pmc 100% orange juice consumption is associated with better diet quality, improved nutrient adequacy, decreased risk for obesity, and improved biomarkers of health in adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2003-2006
    Carol E O'Neil
    Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, 261 Knapp Hall, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    Nutr J 11:107. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of 100% OJ consumption with nutrient adequacy, diet quality, and risk factors for metabolic syndrome (MetS) in a nationally representative sample of adults...
  5. pmc What Hispanic parents do to encourage and discourage 3-5 year old children to be active: a qualitative study using nominal group technique
    Teresia M O'Connor
    Department of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:93. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Characterizing dinner meals served and consumed by low-income preschool children
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Children s Nutrition Research Center, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Child Obes 8:561-71. 2012
    ..A secondary goal was to look at factors that influenced the total amounts of food and energy consumed among preschoolers at the dinner meal...
  7. doi request reprint Diet quality is inversely related to cardiovascular risk factors in adults
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nutr 142:2112-8. 2012
    ..Data suggest that diet quality is inversely associated with several CVRF...
  8. pmc Diet quality is positively associated with 100% fruit juice consumption in children and adults in the United States: NHANES 2003-2006
    Carol E O'Neil
    School of Human Ecology, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, 261 Knapp Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Nutr J 10:17. 2011
    ..One hundred percent fruit juice (100% FJ) has been viewed by some as a sweetened beverage with concerns about its effect on weight. Little regard has been given to the contribution of 100% FJ to diet quality...
  9. pmc Associations among parental feeding styles and children's food intake in families with limited incomes
    Sharon L Hoerr
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:55. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint Intake of added sugars is not associated with weight measures in children 6 to 18 years: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys 2003-2006
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Nutr Res 31:338-46. 2011
    ..Longitudinal studies using more robust and precise measures of dietary intake are needed to further investigate the role of AS and weight in children...
  11. pmc Impact of commercials on food preferences of low-income, minority preschoolers
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 43:35-41. 2011
    ..To determine whether fruit and vegetable (FV) commercials have an impact on preschool children's preferences for specific FV...
  12. doi request reprint Self-perceived lactose intolerance results in lower intakes of calcium and dairy foods and is associated with hypertension and diabetes in adults
    Theresa A Nicklas
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:191-8. 2011
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Contribution of beef consumption to nutrient intake, diet quality, and food patterns in the diets of the US population
    Theresa A Nicklas
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Meat Sci 90:152-8. 2012
    ..There was no difference in diet quality between HLLF beef consumers and non-beef consumers. Moderate consumption of lean beef contributes to intakes of selected nutrients and diet quality was similar to non-beef consumers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Children's food consumption patterns have changed over two decades (1973-1994): The Bogalusa heart study
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:1127-40. 2004
    ..To evaluate types of foods and amounts consumed by 10-year-old children during the period from 1973 to 1994...
  15. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in children's sweetened-beverage consumption (1973 to 1994): the Bogalusa Heart Study
    Ranganathan Rajeshwari
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Ave, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:208-14. 2005
    ....
  16. pmc Dietary patterns associated with metabolic syndrome, sociodemographic and lifestyle factors in young adults: the Bogalusa Heart Study
    Priya R Deshmukh-Taskar
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:2493-503. 2009
    ..To examine the association between dietary patterns (DP) and risk for metabolic syndrome (MetS); and to identify differences in DP by socio-economic, demographic and lifestyle factors...
  17. doi request reprint The relationship of breakfast skipping and type of breakfast consumed with overweight/obesity, abdominal obesity, other cardiometabolic risk factors and the metabolic syndrome in young adults. The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES):
    Priya Deshmukh-Taskar
    1 Department of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:2073-82. 2013
    ..To examine the association between breakfast skipping and type of breakfast consumed with overweight/obesity, abdominal obesity, other cardiometabolic risk factors and the metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  18. pmc Eating patterns and overweight status in young adults: the Bogalusa Heart Study
    Nisha A Mohindra
    Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 60:14-25. 2009
    ..05) was positively associated with obesity. Eating patterns are associated with overweight status in young adults; however, the amount of variance explained in the body mass index was very small...
  19. ncbi request reprint Children's meal patterns have changed over a 21-year period: the Bogalusa Heart Study
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:753-61. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze children's meal patterns over 2 decades...
  20. ncbi request reprint The relationship of breakfast skipping and type of breakfast consumption with nutrient intake and weight status in children and adolescents: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2006
    Priya R Deshmukh-Taskar
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:869-78. 2010
    ..National data comparing nutrient intakes and anthropometric measures in children/adolescents in the United States who skip breakfast or consume different types of breakfasts are limited...
  21. pmc Parenting practices are associated with fruit and vegetable consumption in pre-school children
    Teresia M O'Connor
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:91-101. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to assess the association of diverse parenting practices to promote F&V and its consumption among pre-school children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in intake and food sources of calcium from childhood to young adulthood: the bogalusa heart study
    R Rajeshwari
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:341-50. 2004
    ..To examine changes in calcium intake and food sources of calcium from childhood to young adulthood in a longitudinal sample...
  23. ncbi request reprint The nutritional impact of dairy product consumption on dietary intakes of adults (1995-1996): the Bogalusa Heart Study
    Rajeshwari Ranganathan
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77091, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1391-400. 2005
    ..To examine the nutritional impact of dairy product consumption on the dietary intakes of adults...
  24. pmc Does food group consumption vary by differences in socioeconomic, demographic, and lifestyle factors in young adults? The Bogalusa Heart Study
    Priya Deshmukh-Taskar
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:223-34. 2007
    ..To examine if food group consumption varies by differences in socioeconomic, demographic, and lifestyle factors in young adults from a semirural setting in Louisiana...
  25. pmc Emotional climate, feeding practices, and feeding styles: an observational analysis of the dinner meal in Head Start families
    Sheryl O Hughes
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:60. 2011
    ..A secondary aim was to examine differences on child weight status across the feeding styles...
  26. ncbi request reprint The impact of child care providers' feeding on children's food consumption
    Sheryl O Hughes
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:100-7. 2007
    ..Among many low-income young children, the responsibility for feeding may have shifted from family members to child care providers because these children spend the majority of their day in child care settings...
  27. pmc Association of calcium intake, dairy product consumption with overweight status in young adults (1995-1996): the Bogalusa Heart Study
    B M Brooks
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:523-32. 2006
    ..To examine the association between calcium intake and dairy product consumption with overweight and obesity in young adults...
  28. ncbi request reprint Minority mothers' perceptions of children's body size
    Lorraine Killion
    Houston Baptist University, Department of Education and Kinesiology, Houston, Texas, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 1:96-102. 2006
    ..To investigate African-American and Hispanic mothers' perceptions of their children's body size using a scale with child figure silhouettes and compare those perceptions with their children's actual body mass index...
  29. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in the United States (US) and Korea in young adults aged 20 to 39 years
    JinKyung Park
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 17:471-82. 2008
    ..National health policies designed to prevent the Metabolic Syndrome, its individual abnormalities, and its complications using population-based characteristics of each nation will generate improved outcomes...
  30. pmc The walking school bus and children's physical activity: a pilot cluster randomized controlled trial
    Jason A Mendoza
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e537-44. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of a "walking school bus" program on children's rates of active commuting to school and physical activity...
  31. ncbi request reprint Measuring feeding in low-income African-American and Hispanic parents
    Sheryl O Hughes
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Appetite 46:215-23. 2006
    ..Implications of these results for understanding the role of parental socialization in the development of child obesity are discussed...
  32. ncbi request reprint The benefits of authoritative feeding style: caregiver feeding styles and children's food consumption patterns
    Heather Patrick
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Children s Nutrition Research Center, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Appetite 44:243-9. 2005
    ....
  33. pmc Are energy dense diets also nutrient dense?
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030 2600, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 27:553-60. 2008
    ..Some beverages are nutrient dense, but they are often excluded from nutrient density calculations. The purpose of this study was to assess whether the energy-nutrient association changed when beverages were included in these calculations...
  34. pmc Indulgent feeding style and children's weight status in preschool
    Sheryl O Hughes
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:403-10. 2008
    ..The secondary aim was to examine whether feeding styles were still related to children's body mass index independent of parent affect, child temperament, and known correlates...
  35. ncbi request reprint Characterizing lunch meals served and consumed by pre-school children in Head Start
    Theresa A Nicklas
    1 Department of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:2169-77. 2013
    ..To examine the variability of food portions served and consumed by African-American and Hispanic-American pre-school children attending Head Start...
  36. doi request reprint Association between 100% juice consumption and nutrient intake and weight of children aged 2 to 11 years
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Ave, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:557-65. 2008
    ..To investigate the associations between 4 categories of daily 100% juice consumption (0 fl oz, > 0 to < or = 6 fl oz; > 6 to < 12 fl oz; and > or = 12 fl oz) and nutrient and food group intake and weight in children...
  37. ncbi request reprint Do breakfast skipping and breakfast type affect energy intake, nutrient intake, nutrient adequacy, and diet quality in young adults? NHANES 1999-2002
    Priya R Deshmukh-Taskar
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 29:407-18. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of breakfast skipping and type of breakfast consumed on energy/nutrient intake, nutrient adequacy, and diet quality...
  38. pmc Interactive computerized fruit and vegetable preference measure for African-American and Hispanic preschoolers
    Sandra J Jaramillo
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 38:352-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a computerized measure for assessing fruit, fruit juice and vegetable (FJV) preferences of African-American (AA) and Hispanic (H) preschool children...
  39. pmc Convergent validity of preschool children's television viewing measures among low-income Latino families: a cross-sectional study
    Jason A Mendoza
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Child Obes 9:29-34. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to test the reliability and convergent validity of four TV viewing measures among low-income Latino preschool children in the United States...
  40. pmc Impact of a pilot walking school bus intervention on children's pedestrian safety behaviors: a pilot study
    Jason A Mendoza
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, 1100 Bates St, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Health Place 18:24-30. 2012
    ..01) of crossing at the corner/crosswalk but 5-fold lower odds (p<0.01) of stopping at the curb. The protocol appears feasible for documenting changes to school-level PSB...
  41. pmc Active commuting to school and association with physical activity and adiposity among US youth
    Jason A Mendoza
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:488-95. 2011
    ..We also examined whether MVPA mediated the relationships between active commuting and adiposity...
  42. pmc Food insecurity, CD4 counts, and incomplete viral suppression among HIV+ patients from Texas Children's Hospital: a pilot study
    Jason A Mendoza
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates St, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1683-7. 2013
    ..1. Food insecurity (β = -0.23, 95 % CI [-0.40, -0.01]) was associated with lower CD4 counts and higher odds of incomplete viral suppression (OR = 4.07, 95 % CI [1.02, 13.92]). Food insecurity may adversely impact pediatric HIV outcomes...
  43. ncbi request reprint The 2005 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee: developing a key message
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1418-24. 2005
    ..This article describes the development process, scientific basis, and specific recommendations for one of the key messages...
  44. ncbi request reprint Beverage intake among preschool children and its effect on weight status
    Teresia M O'Connor
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin St, CCC1540 00, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1010-8. 2006
    ....
  45. pmc Validity and feasibility of a digital diet estimation method for use with preschool children: a pilot study
    Theresa A Nicklas
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:618-23. 2012
    ..The goal of the study was to assess the validity and feasibility of a digital diet estimation method for use with preschool children in Head Start...
  46. ncbi request reprint Eating patterns and obesity in children. The Bogalusa Heart Study
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:9-16. 2003
    ..Childhood obesity is a growing public health problem. This study examined the association between eating patterns and overweight status in children who participated in the Bogalusa Heart Study...
  47. ncbi request reprint The role of dairy in meeting the recommendations for shortfall nutrients in the American diet
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Department of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 28:73S-81S. 2009
    ..The 2005 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) recognized calcium, potassium and magnesium, all found in high levels in dairy foods, among the shortfall nutrients in both children and adults' diets...
  48. ncbi request reprint Calcium intake trends and health consequences from childhood through adulthood
    Theresa A Nicklas
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 22:340-56. 2003
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Revisiting a neglected construct: parenting styles in a child-feeding context
    Sheryl O Hughes
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Avenue, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Appetite 44:83-92. 2005
    ..Further, differences were found among the feeding styles on an independent measure of child's body mass index...
  50. ncbi request reprint A review of family and social determinants of children's eating patterns and diet quality
    Heather Patrick
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 24:83-92. 2005
    ..Interventions aimed at improving children's nutrition need to address the variety of social and physical factors that influence children's eating patterns...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural equivalence of feeding beliefs and practices: the psychometric properties of the child feeding questionnaire among Blacks and Hispanics
    Cheryl B Anderson
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, The Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 41:521-31. 2005
    ..Markey C.N., Sawyer R., Johnson S.L. Confirmatory factor analysis of the child feeding questionnaire: a measure of parental attitudes, beliefs and practices about child feeding and obesity proneness. Appetite 2001;36:201-10]...
  52. ncbi request reprint Diet- and body size-related attitudes and behaviors associated with vitamin supplement use in a representative sample of fourth-grade students in Texas
    Goldy C George
    National Cancer Institute, Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:95-102. 2009
    ..To examine diet- and body size-related attitudes and behaviors associated with supplement use in a representative sample of fourth-grade students in Texas...
  53. ncbi request reprint Validation of uniaxial and triaxial accelerometers for the assessment of physical activity in preschool children
    Anne L Adolph
    Dept of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:944-53. 2012
    ..Study objective was to validate uniaxial and triaxial accelerometers in preschoolers...
  54. ncbi request reprint Validation of uniaxial and triaxial accelerometers for the assessment of physical activity in preschool children
    Anne L Adolph
    Dept of Pediatrics, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
    J Phys Act Health 9:944-53. 2012
    ..Study objective was to validate uniaxial and triaxial accelerometers in preschoolers...
  55. ncbi request reprint Is there an association between sweetened beverages and adiposity?
    Christine M Bachman
    University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Nutr Rev 64:153-74. 2006
    ....
  56. pmc Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and obesity in adolescents aged 12 to 19 years: comparison between the United States and Korea
    JinKyung Park
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Korean Med Sci 25:75-82. 2010
    ..In conclusion, there are differences in the prevalence of MetS, obesity, and the individual MetS risk factors between the US and Korean adolescents; however, the risk of MetS among obese adolescents is similar in both countries...
  57. ncbi request reprint Efficiency of breakfast consumption patterns of ninth graders: nutrient-to-cost comparisons
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 102:226-33. 2002
    ..To assess the efficiency of breakfast consumption patterns in terms of nutrient-to-cost comparisons...
  58. ncbi request reprint Serum cholesterol levels in children are associated with dietary fat and fatty acid intake
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Baylor College of Medicine, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 102:511-7. 2002
    ..Recent studies in adults suggest that individual dietary fatty acids differ markedly in their effects on serum lipids and lipoprotein levels. However, these associations have rarely been studied in children...
  59. ncbi request reprint Nutrient profiling: the new environment
    Theresa A Nicklas
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, 1100 Bates Avenue, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 28:416S-420S. 2009
    ..Specifically, this review will summarize the current nutrition environment and address the need for future research around nutrient-profiling systems as a means to define nutrient density...
  60. ncbi request reprint Monounsaturated fatty acid intake by children and adults: temporal trends and demographic differences
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Nutr Rev 62:132-41. 2004
    ..The implications of these changes and differences on biologic risk factors for specific chronic diseases warrant further investigation...
  61. ncbi request reprint Body mass index distribution affects discrepancies in weight classifications in children
    Nguyen T Tuan
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatr Int 54:256-65. 2012
    ....
  62. pmc Validity of instruments to assess students' travel and pedestrian safety
    Jason A Mendoza
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:257. 2010
    ..This research validated the SRTS school travel survey and a pedestrian safety behavior checklist...
  63. ncbi request reprint Assessment of child and adolescent overweight and obesity
    Nancy F Krebs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 4200 E Ninth Ave, Box C225, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Pediatrics 120:S193-228. 2007
    ..With this information, clinicians should find themselves better equipped to face the challenges of assessing childhood overweight and obesity accurately...
  64. doi request reprint Nutrition professionals are obligated to follow ethical guidelines when conducting industry-funded research
    Theresa A Nicklas
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Houston, TX, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1931-2. 2011
    ..Given the skepticism surrounding industry-funded research, we need guidelines for communication with funding organizations and publication venues, and we need to safeguard and preserve research and scientific integrity...