Jason P Block

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Population trends and variation in body mass index from 1971 to 2008 in the Framingham Heart Study Offspring Cohort
    Jason P Block
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e63217. 2013
  2. pmc Consumers' estimation of calorie content at fast food restaurants: cross sectional observational study
    Jason P Block
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    BMJ 346:f2907. 2013
  3. pmc "If it tastes good, I'm drinking it": qualitative study of beverage consumption among college students
    Jason P Block
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:702-6. 2013
  4. pmc Protocol for an experimental investigation of the roles of oxytocin and social support in neuroendocrine, cardiovascular, and subjective responses to stress across age and gender
    Laura D Kubzansky
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA USA
    BMC Public Health 9:481. 2009
  5. pmc Point-of-purchase price and education intervention to reduce consumption of sugary soft drinks
    Jason P Block
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1427-33. 2010
  6. pmc Proximity to food establishments and body mass index in the Framingham Heart Study offspring cohort over 30 years
    Jason P Block
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Harvard Medical School, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1108-14. 2011
  7. pmc Psychosocial stress and change in weight among US adults
    Jason P Block
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:181-92. 2009

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Publications7

  1. pmc Population trends and variation in body mass index from 1971 to 2008 in the Framingham Heart Study Offspring Cohort
    Jason P Block
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e63217. 2013
    ..We examined body mass index (BMI) across place and time to determine the pattern of BMI mean and standard deviation trajectories...
  2. pmc Consumers' estimation of calorie content at fast food restaurants: cross sectional observational study
    Jason P Block
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    BMJ 346:f2907. 2013
    ..To investigate estimation of calorie (energy) content of meals from fast food restaurants in adults, adolescents, and school age children...
  3. pmc "If it tastes good, I'm drinking it": qualitative study of beverage consumption among college students
    Jason P Block
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:702-6. 2013
    ..This study examined how college students choose beverages and whether behavioral interventions might reduce their heavy consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages...
  4. pmc Protocol for an experimental investigation of the roles of oxytocin and social support in neuroendocrine, cardiovascular, and subjective responses to stress across age and gender
    Laura D Kubzansky
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA USA
    BMC Public Health 9:481. 2009
    ..The proposed research will examine whether and how oxytocin influences responses to stress in humans and will consider effects in relation to those of social support...
  5. pmc Point-of-purchase price and education intervention to reduce consumption of sugary soft drinks
    Jason P Block
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1427-33. 2010
    ..We investigated whether a price increase on regular (sugary) soft drinks and an educational intervention would reduce their sales...
  6. pmc Proximity to food establishments and body mass index in the Framingham Heart Study offspring cohort over 30 years
    Jason P Block
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Harvard Medical School, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1108-14. 2011
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  7. pmc Psychosocial stress and change in weight among US adults
    Jason P Block
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:181-92. 2009
    ..001), strain in relations with family (P = 0.016), and difficulty paying bills (P = 0.010). Interventions to address psychosocial stress may limit weight gain among overweight and obese men and women...