G L Blackburn

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fat--the good, the bad and the trans
    George L Blackburn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Forum Nutr 56:196-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Diet and breast cancer
    George L Blackburn
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:183-92. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Physician's guide to popular low-carbohydrate weight-loss diets
    G L Blackburn
    Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 68:761, 765-6, 768-9, 773-4. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of branched chain amino acid-enriched total parenteral nutrition on amino acid utilization in rats bearing Yoshida sarcoma
    L E Crosby
    Laboratory of Nutrition Infection, New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215
    Cancer Res 48:2698-702. 1988
  5. ncbi request reprint Structured lipid made from fish oil and medium-chain triglycerides alters tumor and host metabolism in Yoshida-sarcoma-bearing rats
    P R Ling
    Cancer Research Institute, New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA 02215
    Am J Clin Nutr 53:1177-84. 1991
  6. ncbi request reprint Alterations in whole body, muscle, liver, and tumor tissue protein synthesis and degradation in Novikoff hepatoma and Yoshida sarcoma tumor growth studied in vivo
    J A Tayek
    Laboratory of Nutrition Infection, New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215
    Cancer Res 48:1554-8. 1988
  7. pmc Soy phytochemicals prevent orthotopic growth and metastasis of bladder cancer in mice by alterations of cancer cell proliferation and apoptosis and tumor angiogenesis
    Ajita V Singh
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Res 66:1851-8. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Best practices in policy and access (coding and reimbursement) for weight loss surgery
    Scott A Shikora
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:918-23. 2009
  9. pmc Soy phytochemicals synergistically enhance the preventive effect of tamoxifen on the growth of estrogen-dependent human breast carcinoma in mice
    Zhiming Mai
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Burlington 5, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:1217-23. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment approaches: food first for weight management and health
    G L Blackburn
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Obes Res 9:223S-227S. 2001

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Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint Fat--the good, the bad and the trans
    George L Blackburn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Forum Nutr 56:196-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Diet and breast cancer
    George L Blackburn
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:183-92. 2003
    ..Results from large-scale nutritional intervention trials are expected to resolve such issues. As new and improved data on dietary factors and patterns accumulate, dietary guidelines for cancer risk reduction will become more focused...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physician's guide to popular low-carbohydrate weight-loss diets
    G L Blackburn
    Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 68:761, 765-6, 768-9, 773-4. 2001
    ..Their focus on foods high in protein, fat, and cholesterol has potentially serious health implications. Physicians need to be knowledgeable about the efficacy of these programs and to talk to overweight patients about weight loss...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of branched chain amino acid-enriched total parenteral nutrition on amino acid utilization in rats bearing Yoshida sarcoma
    L E Crosby
    Laboratory of Nutrition Infection, New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215
    Cancer Res 48:2698-702. 1988
    ..Hence, branched chain amino acid-enriched total parenteral nutrition increases amino acid utilization for net protein synthesis principally by reducing oxidation without stimulating tumor growth...
  5. ncbi request reprint Structured lipid made from fish oil and medium-chain triglycerides alters tumor and host metabolism in Yoshida-sarcoma-bearing rats
    P R Ling
    Cancer Research Institute, New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA 02215
    Am J Clin Nutr 53:1177-84. 1991
    ..The results demonstrate that dietary fat composition can influence fatty acid compositions of tumor tissue as well as tumor protein kinetics after a short period of TPN feeding...
  6. ncbi request reprint Alterations in whole body, muscle, liver, and tumor tissue protein synthesis and degradation in Novikoff hepatoma and Yoshida sarcoma tumor growth studied in vivo
    J A Tayek
    Laboratory of Nutrition Infection, New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215
    Cancer Res 48:1554-8. 1988
    ..A. Tayek et al., Cancer Res., 46:5649-5654, 1986)...
  7. pmc Soy phytochemicals prevent orthotopic growth and metastasis of bladder cancer in mice by alterations of cancer cell proliferation and apoptosis and tumor angiogenesis
    Ajita V Singh
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Res 66:1851-8. 2006
    ..This orthotopic human bladder tumor model also provides a clinically relevant experimental tool for assessing potential preventive activity of other dietary components against bladder tumor growth and metastasis...
  8. doi request reprint Best practices in policy and access (coding and reimbursement) for weight loss surgery
    Scott A Shikora
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:918-23. 2009
    ..However, access to WLS often varies by payer and region. Currently, there are no uniform criteria for determining patient appropriateness for surgery...
  9. pmc Soy phytochemicals synergistically enhance the preventive effect of tamoxifen on the growth of estrogen-dependent human breast carcinoma in mice
    Zhiming Mai
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Burlington 5, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:1217-23. 2007
    ..The results from our studies suggest that further investigations may be warranted to determine if the combination of TAM and bioactive soy components may be used for prevention and/or treatment of estrogen-dependent BRCA...
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment approaches: food first for weight management and health
    G L Blackburn
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Obes Res 9:223S-227S. 2001
    ..At the same time, the relative failure of single-nutrient studies underscores the need for new methodologies and directions in research...
  11. ncbi request reprint Low risk of significant echocardiographic valvulopathy in patients treated with anorectic drugs
    A J Burger
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Noninvasive Cardiology Laboratory, Baker 3, 1 Deaconess Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Cardiol 79:159-65. 2001
    ..This association was initially based on small numbers of patients, limited data on dose and duration of drug therapy, and no correlation with matched controls...
  12. ncbi request reprint Daidzein-rich isoflavone-aglycones for menopausal symptoms
    H A Ricciotti
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 89:65-6. 2005
  13. pmc Day/night variations of high-molecular-weight adiponectin and lipocalin-2 in healthy men studied under fed and fasted conditions
    F A J L Scheer
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Diabetologia 53:2401-5. 2010
    ..We also aimed to compare the 24 h rhythms in the levels of these proteins with those of cortisol, leptin, leptin-binding protein and total adiponectin...
  14. ncbi request reprint Low prevalence of valvular heart disease in 226 phentermine-fenfluramine protocol subjects prospectively followed for up to 30 months
    A J Burger
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 34:1153-8. 1999
    ..This investigation sought to determine the effect of phentermine-fenfluramine (phen-fen) on the prevalence of valvular heart disease in 226 obese subjects enrolled in a prospective, strict weight loss, research protocol...
  15. pmc Progression to androgen-independent LNCaP human prostate tumors: cellular and molecular alterations
    Jin Rong Zhou
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Burlington 554B, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Cancer 110:800-6. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy to reduce visceral fat
    George L Blackburn
    Division of Nutrition, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Clin Cornerstone 7:52-60. 2005
    ..Weight loss, particularly a reduction in waist circumference, improves insulin sensitivity, lipid profile, and serum adipocytokines, thereby reducing the risk of developing chronic disease and CVD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Therapy insight: weight-loss surgery and major cardiovascular risk factors
    George L Blackburn
    Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 2:585-91. 2005
    ..Today's weight-loss operations are safe, effective and potentially life-saving options for severely obese cardiology patients. This review describes weight-loss surgery procedures and their effects on cardiovascular risk factors...
  18. ncbi request reprint Solutions in weight control: lessons from gastric surgery
    George L Blackburn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:248S-252S. 2005
    ..Researchers have begun to explore the molecular pathways responsible for these outcomes. Identifying the differences between surgical and nonsurgical treatments will eventually lead to new therapeutic options...
  19. ncbi request reprint Physician's guide to the new 2005 dietary guidelines: how best to counsel patients
    George L Blackburn
    Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 72:609-18. 2005
    ..Health care providers can influence patients' food and activity choices by providing specific counseling and presenting straightforward information...
  20. pmc Combined inhibition of estrogen-dependent human breast carcinoma by soy and tea bioactive components in mice
    Jin Rong Zhou
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Cancer 108:8-14. 2004
    ..Our study suggests that dietary SPC plus GT may be used as a potential effective dietary regimen for inhibiting progression of estrogen-dependent breast cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Teaching, learning, doing: best practices in education
    George L Blackburn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:218S-221S. 2005
    ..The process of change is challenging, particularly in adults. Best practices in teaching and learning can help physicians be more effective agents of change...
  22. ncbi request reprint Science-based solutions to obesity: what are the roles of academia, government, industry, and health care?
    George L Blackburn
    Harvard Medical School Division of Nutrition, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:207S-210S. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint Expanding the limits of treatment--new strategic initiatives
    George L Blackburn
    Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:S131-5. 2005
    ..Work to date has paid off for millions of persons. We have stopped the epidemic of obesity. Now it is time to do more by joining health care practitioners with all other stakeholders in the effort to prevent and reverse it...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effective surgical treatment of diabetes for the obese patient
    George L Blackburn
    Harvard Medical School, Center for Study of Nutrition Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 6:85-7. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of weight loss surgeries on liver disease
    George L Blackburn
    Division of Nutrition Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 24:371-9. 2004
    ..Recent findings indicate that key features of NAFLD and NASH improve or resolve dramatically with weight loss. This article discusses weight loss surgeries and their effects on liver disease...
  26. doi request reprint Weight-loss programs in convenient care clinics: a prospective cohort study
    Samuel Wollner
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:26-9. 2010
    ..Assess whether a convenient care clinic (CCC) medical weight-loss program can promote weight loss...
  27. pmc Inflammation and foveolar hyperplasia are reduced by supplemental dietary glutamine during Helicobacter pylori infection in mice
    Susan J Hagen
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Nutr 139:912-8. 2009
    ..pylori-associated pathology in vivo that is accompanied by beneficial changes in the immune response to H. pylori early in infection. Thus, Gln supplementation may be an alternative therapy for reducing H. pylori-associated pathology...
  28. doi request reprint Nutrition support in the intensive care unit: an evolving science
    George L Blackburn
    Center for the Study of Nutrition Medicine, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Feldberg 880, East Campus, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Surg 145:533-8. 2010
    ..It will review parenteral nutrition from its inception to its current standing in ICU patient care and discuss the future role of parenteral nutrition in a rapidly changing and increasingly diverse population...
  29. doi request reprint From bench to bedside: novel mechanisms and therapeutic advances through the development of selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma modulators
    George L Blackburn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02155, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:251S-253S. 2010
    ..These molecules offer a new direction in the search for more specific PPARgamma activators that will retain efficacy for the treatment of diabetes without major side effects...
  30. pmc Lifestyle interventions for the treatment of class III obesity: a primary target for nutrition medicine in the obesity epidemic
    George L Blackburn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Center for the Study of Nutrition Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:289S-292S. 2010
    ..Lifestyle interventions specifically targeted toward the class III obese cohort should be a high priority in nutrition medicine...
  31. pmc Inhibition of orthotopic growth and metastasis of androgen-sensitive human prostate tumors in mice by bioactive soybean components
    Jin Rong Zhou
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Prostate 53:143-53. 2002
    ..Animal models that emulate human prostate cancer allow experimental analysis of the mechanisms of action of nutritional agents that show anti-prostate cancer activity...
  32. doi request reprint Expert panel on weight loss surgery: executive report update
    George L Blackburn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:842-62. 2009
    ..We expect them to have far-reaching effects of the development of health care policy and the practice of WLS...
  33. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat reduction and breast cancer outcome: results from the Women's Intervention Nutrition Study (WINS)
    George L Blackburn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Center for the Study of Nutrition Medicine, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:s878-81. 2007
    ..The results of the Women's Intervention Nutrition Study may therefore contribute to knowledge of the role of insulin resistance in cancer risk...
  34. ncbi request reprint Symposium introduction: metabolic syndrome and the onset of cancer
    Jin Rong Zhou
    Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:s817-9. 2007
    ..Furthermore, it will help to guide the development of effective cancer prevention strategies via nutritional and lifestyle modifications to alleviate metabolic syndrome...
  35. doi request reprint The low-fat imperative
    George L Blackburn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Center for the Study of Nutrition Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:5-6. 2008
  36. pmc Soy phytochemicals and tea bioactive components synergistically inhibit androgen-sensitive human prostate tumors in mice
    Jin Rong Zhou
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 133:516-21. 2003
    ..This study suggests that further research is warranted to study the role of soy and tea combination as effective nutritional regimens in prostate cancer prevention...
  37. pmc Genistein sensitizes inhibitory effect of tamoxifen on the growth of estrogen receptor-positive and HER2-overexpressing human breast cancer cells
    Zhiming Mai
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Mol Carcinog 46:534-42. 2007
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein correlate with body mass index across the broad range of obesity
    Lalita Khaodhiar
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 28:410-5. 2004
    ..In this study, we examined the correlation of these markers with BMI in nonobese, obese, and morbidly obese individuals to explore this relationship across the broad range of obesity...
  39. ncbi request reprint Genistein and daidzein downregulate prostate androgen-regulated transcript-1 (PART-1) gene expression induced by dihydrotestosterone in human prostate LNCaP cancer cells
    Lunyin Yu
    Nutrition Metabolism Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Nutr 133:389-92. 2003
    ..Our studies suggest that use of the PART-1 gene as a biomarker for evaluating the efficacy of soy isoflavones on androgen-dependent prostate cancer warrants further investigation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Rapid incorporation of fish or olive oil fatty acids into rat hepatic sinusoidal cell phospholipids after continuous enteral feeding during endotoxemia
    J D Palombo
    Department of Surgery, New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215
    Am J Clin Nutr 57:643-9. 1993
    ..Provision of specific dietary lipids by continuous enteral infusion may prove efficacious for the rapid modulation of hepatic sinusoidal cell membrane fatty acids under either normal or endotoxemic conditions...
  41. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery: outcomes
    Benjamin E Schneider
    Division of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachussets 02215, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:247-55. 2003
  42. pmc The neurocognitive connection between physical activity and eating behaviour
    R J Joseph
    Center for the Study of Nutrition Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Obes Rev 12:800-12. 2011
    ..Understanding how physical activity and eating behaviours interact on a neurocognitive level may help to maintain a healthy lifestyle in an obesogenic environment...
  43. ncbi request reprint Current status of medical and surgical therapy for obesity
    E C Mun
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Gastroenterology 120:669-81. 2001
    ..The most widely performed surgical procedure, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, achieves permanent (followed up for more than 14 years) and significant weight loss (more than 50% of excess body weight) in more than 90% of patients...
  44. pmc Coffee consumption is associated with higher plasma adiponectin concentrations in women with or without type 2 diabetes: a prospective cohort study
    Catherine J Williams
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:504-7. 2008
    ..High consumption of caffeine-containing coffee is associated with higher adiponectin and lower inflammatory marker concentrations...
  45. pmc Daidzein-rich isoflavone aglycones are potentially effective in reducing hot flashes in menopausal women
    Lalita Khaodhiar
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Menopause 15:125-32. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effect of DRIs on hot flash symptoms in menopausal women...
  46. ncbi request reprint The ROI on weight loss at work
    George L Blackburn
    Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Harv Bus Rev 87:30, 126. 2009
    ..The financial payoff-for one Texas employer, about $2.50 in return for every dollar spent--stems from lower health care costs and reduced absenteeism...
  47. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns in women treated for breast cancer who successfully reduce fat intake: the Women's Intervention Nutrition Study (WINS)
    Barbara L Winters
    American Health Foundation, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:551-9. 2004
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess the types of dietary changes made by women who successfully reduced their fat intake in response to low-fat diet instruction and to evaluate the effects of these changes on nutrient intake...
  48. ncbi request reprint Diet and breast cancer recurrence
    Rowan T Chlebowski
    JAMA 298:2135; author reply 2135-6. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Comparison of weight-loss diets
    Steven B Heymsfield
    JAMA 298:173-4; author reply 174-5. 2007
  50. ncbi request reprint Building a better food pyramid
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 8:2-3. 2002
  51. ncbi request reprint I read that nearly a quarter of adult Americans have "metabolic syndrome". What is this malady, and how can I prevent it?
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 8:12. 2002
  52. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat reduction and breast cancer outcome: interim efficacy results from the Women's Intervention Nutrition Study
    Rowan T Chlebowski
    Department of Medicine, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1124 West Carson St, Building J 3, Torrance, CA 90502 2064, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1767-76. 2006
    ..We carried out a randomized, prospective, multicenter clinical trial to test the effect of a dietary intervention designed to reduce fat intake in women with resected, early-stage breast cancer receiving conventional cancer management...
  53. ncbi request reprint The skinny on obesity and cancer. Obesity increases the risk of death from cancer, but being overweight isn't inescapable
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 9:3. 2003
  54. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome: a call to action
    Antonio M Gotto
    Office of the Dean, Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 17:77-80. 2006
    ..While more research is needed to understand the pathology of the metabolic syndrome, there is no ambiguity that physicians should treat cardiovascular risk factors in individuals with metabolic syndrome...
  55. ncbi request reprint "Vegging out" for better health? Vegetarians may have healthier, longer lives than their carnivorous counterparts
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 9:8-9. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint I know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but what are the elements of a good breakfast?
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 8:12. 2002
  57. ncbi request reprint Salmon and PCBs. Wild or farmed, salmon is still a healthful choice
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 9:3. 2003
  58. ncbi request reprint Questions & answers. I'm confused about the new carbohydrate claims on foods. What does "low carb" really mean, and what is a net carb?
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 10:16. 2004
  59. ncbi request reprint I manage my type 2 diabetes with lifestyle modifications and noninsulin blood sugar-controlling medications. I know I should avoid regular soft drinks, but would diet drinks or carbonated water be OK for me?
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 8:12. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint Aspartame: review of safety
    Harriett H Butchko
    Medical and Scientific Affairs, The NutraSweet Company, Mt Prospect, Illinois 60056, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 35:S1-93. 2002
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Making good decisions about diet: weight loss is not weight maintenance
    George L Blackburn
    Cleve Clin J Med 69:864-5, 869. 2002
  62. ncbi request reprint Menu and workout makeovers. New diet and exercise guidelines bend previous rules
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 8:1-2. 2002
  63. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based recommendations for best practices in weight loss surgery
    George L Blackburn
    Obes Res 13:203-4. 2005
  64. ncbi request reprint Treating type 2 diabetes. When diet and exercise aren't enough, a broad range of medications can help control our blood sugar
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 10:4-5. 2004
  65. ncbi request reprint Salt shakedown. DASH diet beats salt restriction at lowering blood pressure
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 8:5. 2002
  66. ncbi request reprint Questions and answers. Why do I sometimes get abdominal cramps and diarrhea when I eat sugar-free of low-calorie foods?
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 9:12. 2003
  67. ncbi request reprint Long-term food consumption and body weight changes in neotame safety studies are consistent with the allometric relationship observed for other sweeteners and during dietary restrictions
    W Gary Flamm
    AAC Consulting Group, Vero Beach, FL, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 38:144-56. 2003
    ..An approach using objective criteria is proposed to delineate BW changes due to toxicity from those secondary to reduced FC...
  68. ncbi request reprint National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey: where nutrition meets medicine for the benefit of health
    George L Blackburn
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:197-8. 2003
  69. ncbi request reprint Low-carb diet lowdown. The long-term safety and efficacy of these diets remain unclear
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 9:1-2. 2003
  70. ncbi request reprint Say "nuts" to diabetes? Nuts may reduce your risk of diabetes, but don't overdo it
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 9:4. 2003
  71. ncbi request reprint Sugar's not-so-sweet revenge. Avoid added sugar, say nutrition experts
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 9:3. 2003
  72. ncbi request reprint Where should your omega-3s come from? The fish scare is overblown. Eating omega-3-rich fish twice a week does far more good than harm
    George L Blackburn
    Health News 10:5. 2004