S B Roberts

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physiologic effects of lowering caloric intake in nonhuman primates and nonobese humans
    S B Roberts
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:66-75. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Impaired regulation of energy intake in old age
    Susan B Roberts
    Energy Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme 6:49-60; discussion 60-1. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint A review of age-related changes in energy regulation and suggested mechanisms
    S B Roberts
    The Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 116:157-67. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint The influence of dietary composition on energy intake and body weight
    Susan B Roberts
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 21:140S-145S. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint An oat-containing hypocaloric diet reduces systolic blood pressure and improves lipid profile beyond effects of weight loss in men and women
    E Saltzman
    The Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Nutr 131:1465-70. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint An underfeeding study in healthy men and women provides further evidence of impaired regulation of energy expenditure in old age
    S K Das
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 131:1833-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint The energy expenditure of postmenopausal women classified as restrained or unrestrained eaters
    G P Bathalon
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 55:1059-67. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of a cereal rich in soluble fiber on body composition and dietary compliance during consumption of a hypocaloric diet
    E Saltzman
    Energy Metabolism Lab, The Jean Mayer U.S.D.A. Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 20:50-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Meal palatability, substrate oxidation and blood glucose in young and older men
    A L Sawaya
    Energy Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Physiol Behav 72:5-12. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and weight regulation
    N C Howarth
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Rev 59:129-39. 2001

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Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Physiologic effects of lowering caloric intake in nonhuman primates and nonobese humans
    S B Roberts
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:66-75. 2001
    ..However, the overall benefit of CR in human populations remains to be established, and studies in human populations are needed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impaired regulation of energy intake in old age
    Susan B Roberts
    Energy Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme 6:49-60; discussion 60-1. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint A review of age-related changes in energy regulation and suggested mechanisms
    S B Roberts
    The Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 116:157-67. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The influence of dietary composition on energy intake and body weight
    Susan B Roberts
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 21:140S-145S. 2002
    ..More randomized clinical trials are needed to examine the relative utility of different putative dietary factors in the treatment of obesity...
  5. ncbi request reprint An oat-containing hypocaloric diet reduces systolic blood pressure and improves lipid profile beyond effects of weight loss in men and women
    E Saltzman
    The Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Nutr 131:1465-70. 2001
    ..41 mmol/L, control -0.2 +/- 0.41mmol/L, P = 0.008). In summary, a hypocaloric diet containing oats consumed over 6 wk resulted in greater improvements in systolic blood pressure and lipid profile than did a hypocaloric diet without oats...
  6. ncbi request reprint An underfeeding study in healthy men and women provides further evidence of impaired regulation of energy expenditure in old age
    S K Das
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 131:1833-8. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The energy expenditure of postmenopausal women classified as restrained or unrestrained eaters
    G P Bathalon
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 55:1059-67. 2001
    ..SPONSORSHIP: NIH grants AG12829, DK46124 and T32AG00209, and US Cooperative Agreement number 58-1950-9-001...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of a cereal rich in soluble fiber on body composition and dietary compliance during consumption of a hypocaloric diet
    E Saltzman
    Energy Metabolism Lab, The Jean Mayer U.S.D.A. Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 20:50-7. 2001
    ..Further studies are needed to examine the possibility that cereals containing soluble fiber may have effects on hunger and dietary compliance that could be important in less tightly controlled protocols than the one described here...
  9. ncbi request reprint Meal palatability, substrate oxidation and blood glucose in young and older men
    A L Sawaya
    Energy Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Physiol Behav 72:5-12. 2001
    ..control foods. Further studies are needed to examine the possible mechanism for this previously suggested "second meal" effect of diet palatability on energy intake...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and weight regulation
    N C Howarth
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Rev 59:129-39. 2001
    ..e., approximately half the American Heart Association recommendation of 25-30 g/day), efforts to increase dietary fiber in individuals consuming <25 g/day may help to decrease the currently high national prevalence of obesity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dietary energy density and weight regulation
    M Yao
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Rev 59:247-58. 2001
    ..Combined, these studies suggest that diets low in fat and high in fiber may be the most effective low-ED diets for promoting weight loss. Further research is needed on the effects of dietary ED by changing water or sweetener content...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relative influence of diet and physical activity on cardiovascular risk factors in urban Chinese adults
    M Yao
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111 1524, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:920-32. 2003
    ..We investigated these factors in a population whose traditional diet may have both positive (high plant-based) and negative (high refined carbohydrate) aspects, and whose physical activity levels (PALs) vary widely...
  13. ncbi request reprint Metabolic, psychological, and health correlates of dietary restraint in healthy postmenopausal women
    G P Bathalon
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M206-11. 2001
    ..Further work is needed to determine the relevance of these results to the general population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Food cravings and energy regulation: the characteristics of craved foods and their relationship with eating behaviors and weight change during 6 months of dietary energy restriction
    C H Gilhooly
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1849-58. 2007
    ..To examine characteristics of craved foods in relation to dietary energy restriction (ER) with high (HG) and low glycemic load (LG) diets...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of age on energy balance
    S B Roberts
    US Department of Agriculture, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:975S-979S. 1998
    ..Further studies are needed to refine estimates of energy requirements for different population groups and to address the role of physical activity in the prevention and treatment of obesity...
  16. ncbi request reprint The new childhood growth charts
    S B Roberts
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Rev 59:31-6. 2001
    ..International definitions for overweight and obesity in childhood, based on the body mass index, also have been published. This review discusses appropriate uses of the new percentile charts and international definitions of overweight...
  17. ncbi request reprint Peer, parent, and media influences on the development of weight concerns and frequent dieting among preadolescent and adolescent girls and boys
    A E Field
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 107:54-60. 2001
    ..To assess prospectively the influence of peers, parents, and the media on the development of weight concerns and frequent dieting...
  18. ncbi request reprint Energy requirements of urban Chinese adults with manual or sedentary occupations, determined using the doubly labeled water method
    M Yao
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:575-84. 2002
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of screening out implausible energy intake reports on relationships between diet and BMI
    Terry T K Huang
    School of Nutrition and Exercise Science, Bastyr University, 14500 Juanita Dr NE, Kenmore, WA 98028, USA
    Obes Res 13:1205-17. 2005
    ..We present an updated method for identifying physiologically implausible dietary reports by comparing reported energy intake (rEI) with predicted energy requirements (pER), and we examine the impact of excluding these reports...
  20. ncbi request reprint A twin study of the effects of energy density and palatability on energy intake of individual foods
    Megan A McCrory
    The Energy Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111 1524, USA
    Physiol Behav 87:451-9. 2006
    ..These results suggest that there are familial influences on the extent to which high energy density foods are preferred and contribute to total energy intake...
  21. ncbi request reprint A low-glycemic load diet facilitates greater weight loss in overweight adults with high insulin secretion but not in overweight adults with low insulin secretion in the CALERIE Trial
    Anastassios G Pittas
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street 268, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2939-41. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Energy requirements and aging
    Susan B Roberts
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Public Health Nutr 8:1028-36. 2005
    ..To summarise the literature on energy requirements and aging...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and fat are associated with excess weight in young and middle-aged US adults
    Nancy C Howarth
    University of Hawaii Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1365-72. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that in subjects with physiologically plausible reported energy intakes, fiber intake would be inversely associated with BMI, independent of other dietary composition and sociodemographic variables...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dietary variety predicts low body mass index and inadequate macronutrient and micronutrient intakes in community-dwelling older adults
    Susan B Roberts
    The Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:613-21. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that all adults need advice on the changing needs for dietary variety with aging to maintain health, and that older persons with low BMI are particularly vulnerable to dietary shortfalls...
  25. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and aging: changes in the regulation of energy metabolism with aging
    Susan B Roberts
    The Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Physiol Rev 86:651-67. 2006
    ..Practical interventions for prevention of weight and fat fluctuations in old age are anticipated here based on emerging knowledge of the role of such factors as dietary variety, taste, and palatability in late-life energy regulation...
  26. ncbi request reprint The anorexia of aging in humans
    Nicholas P Hays
    Nutrition, Metabolism, and Exercise Laboratory, Donald W Reynolds Institute on Aging, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Little Rock 72205, USA
    Physiol Behav 88:257-66. 2006
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Eating behavior and weight change in healthy postmenopausal women: results of a 4-year longitudinal study
    Nicholas P Hays
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:608-15. 2006
    ..However, the association of eating behavior with unexplained weight change in old age is relatively unexplored...
  28. ncbi request reprint Dietary composition and weight loss: can we individualize dietary prescriptions according to insulin sensitivity or secretion status?
    Anastassios G Pittas
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Nutr Rev 64:435-48. 2006
    ..In particular, characteristics of insulin dynamics, such as insulin sensitivity or insulin secretion status, may interact with diets that vary in macronutrient composition to influence the weight loss achieved with a hypocaloric diet...
  29. ncbi request reprint The effects of the dietary glycemic load on type 2 diabetes risk factors during weight loss
    Anastassios G Pittas
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, 268, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:2200-9. 2006
    ..To compare the effects of two calorie-restricted diets that differ in glycemic load (GL) on glucose tolerance and inflammation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Human caloric restriction for retardation of aging: current approaches and preliminary data
    Susan B Roberts
    Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 137:1076-7. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of 2 energy-restricted diets differing in glycemic load on dietary adherence, body composition, and metabolism in CALERIE: a 1-y randomized controlled trial
    Sai Krupa Das
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1023-30. 2007
    ..There remains no consensus about the optimal dietary composition for sustained weight loss...
  32. ncbi request reprint Body fat distribution in stunted compared with normal-height children from the shantytowns of São Paulo, Brazil
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Nutrition 23:640-6. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether central fat distribution varies between children who were growth retarded as young children and normal-height children from the same impoverished communities of São Paulo, Brazil...
  33. pmc Aspects of eating behaviors "disinhibition" and "restraint" are related to weight gain and BMI in women
    Nicholas P Hays
    D W Reynolds Department of Geriatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:52-8. 2008
    ..The causes of adult weight gain leading to obesity are uncertain. We examined the association of adult weight gain and obesity with subscales of eating behavior characteristics in older women...
  34. ncbi request reprint Interstitial glucose level is a significant predictor of energy intake in free-living women with healthy body weight
    Anastassios G Pittas
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 135:1070-4. 2005
    ..In addition, the CGMS may have utility in understanding the role of circulating glucose in energy regulation in free-living subjects under a wide range of different nutritional conditions...
  35. ncbi request reprint Energy intake and meal portions: associations with BMI percentile in U.S. children
    Terry T K Huang
    Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    Obes Res 12:1875-85. 2004
    ..We examined relationships of eating patterns and reported energy intake (rEI) with BMI percentile in U.S. children...
  36. ncbi request reprint Energy expenditure is very high in extremely obese women
    Sai Krupa Das
    Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 134:1412-6. 2004
    ..Standard equations developed for nonobese populations provided the most accurate estimates of REE for the obese individuals studied here. REE was not accurately predicted by equations developed in obese populations...
  37. ncbi request reprint Eating behavior correlates of adult weight gain and obesity in healthy women aged 55-65 y
    Nicholas P Hays
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:476-83. 2002
    ..The specific underlying causes of adult weight gain remain uncertain...
  38. ncbi request reprint High-protein weight-loss diets: are they safe and do they work? A review of the experimental and epidemiologic data
    Julie Eisenstein
    Energy Metabolism Lab, Jean Mayer USDA, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Rev 60:189-200. 2002
    ..Caution with these diets is recommended in those individuals who may be predisposed to nephrolithiasis or kidney disease, and particularly in those with diabetes mellitus...
  39. ncbi request reprint Causes of adult weight gain
    Susan B Roberts
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 132:3824S-3825S. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint Biobehavioral influences on energy intake and adult weight gain
    Megan A McCrory
    Energy Metabolism Laboratory, The Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 132:3830S-3834S. 2002
    ..We provide a brief overview of the evidence to date for the role of these biobehavioral factors in contributing to excess energy intake and increases in body weight over time...
  41. ncbi request reprint Procedures for screening out inaccurate reports of dietary energy intake
    Megan A McCrory
    The Energy Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111 1524, USA
    Public Health Nutr 5:873-82. 2002
    ..To review existing methods and illustrate the use of a new, simple method for identifying inaccurate reports of dietary energy intake (rEI)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Metabolic aging and predicted longevity: results of a cross-sectional study in post-menopausal women
    Nicholas P Hays
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 14:465-73. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association of age-related physiological and metabolic variables with predicted longevity in postmenopausal women...
  43. ncbi request reprint Relative influence of diet and physical activity on body composition in urban Chinese adults
    Manjiang Yao
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:1409-16. 2003
    ..The relative influence of diet and physical activity on body fatness remains uncertain...
  44. ncbi request reprint Long-term changes in energy expenditure and body composition after massive weight loss induced by gastric bypass surgery
    Sai Krupa Das
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:22-30. 2003
    ..Little is known about the determinants of individual variability in body weight and fat loss after gastric bypass surgery or about the effects of massive weight loss induced by this surgery on energy requirements...
  45. ncbi request reprint The link between childhood undernutrition and risk of chronic diseases in adulthood: a case study of Brazil
    Ana L Sawaya
    Departamento de Fisiologia, Disciplina de Neurofisiologia e Fisiologia Endócrina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Rua Botucatu 862, 2nd Floor, Sao Paulo, Capital, Brazil, CEP 04023 060
    Nutr Rev 61:168-75. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint The association of eating behavior with risk for morbidity in older women
    Nicholas P Hays
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M128-33. 2002
    ..Although an influence of eating behavior on dietary intake and physiology has been documented in several studies, the extent to which eating behavior influences long-term health is uncertain...
  47. ncbi request reprint Glycemic index and satiety
    Susan B Roberts
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Clin Care 6:20-6. 2003
    ..While long-term research on GI and weight regulation is needed, current evidence suggests a potential role for low-GI carbohydrates in weight-reducing regimens...
  48. ncbi request reprint Body composition assessment in extreme obesity and after massive weight loss induced by gastric bypass surgery
    Sai Krupa Das
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston 02111, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 284:E1080-8. 2003
    ..A simple 3C model utilizing air displacement plethysmography and BIA is useful for clinical evaluation in this population...
  49. ncbi request reprint Fermentable and nonfermentable fiber supplements did not alter hunger, satiety or body weight in a pilot study of men and women consuming self-selected diets
    Nancy C Howarth
    Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 133:3141-4. 2003
    ..These pilot results suggest no role for short-term use of FF and NFF supplements in promoting weight loss in humans consuming a diet ad libitum...
  50. ncbi request reprint Field methods for body composition assessment are valid in healthy chinese adults
    Manjiang Yao
    Energy Metabolism Laboratory, The Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 132:310-7. 2002
    ..Furthermore, using the equation of Brozek et al. may be preferable to using Siri's equation to predict %BF from body density in populations in which individuals have >30%BF...
  51. ncbi request reprint Energy expenditure in obesity
    Susan B Roberts
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:181-2. 2004
  52. ncbi request reprint The role of glycemic index in type 2 diabetes
    Susan B Roberts
    USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Clin Care 6:73-8. 2003
    ..A low-GI diet might alter beta cell function, lipid profile, and hypercoagulability...
  53. ncbi request reprint Dietary pattern is associated with homocysteine and B vitamin status in an urban Chinese population
    Xiang Gao
    The Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 133:3636-42. 2003
    ..Dietary patterns appear to play an important role in the micronutrient and homocysteine status of these Chinese adults...
  54. ncbi request reprint The effects of exercise on food intake and body fatness: a summary of published studies
    Sonya J Elder
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111 1524, USA
    Nutr Rev 65:1-19. 2007
    ..Insufficient data are available on whether there are changes in food preferences and taste perception that influence energy balance through macronutrient selection, so further studies in this area are needed...
  55. ncbi request reprint Influence of glycemic index/load on glycemic response, appetite, and food intake in healthy humans
    David S Ludwig
    Diabetes Care 29:474; author reply 475-6. 2006
  56. ncbi request reprint Comparison of techniques to evaluate adiposity in stunted and nonstunted children
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Science, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e725-32. 2006
    ..Therefore, the objective of this study was to determine whether growth retardation affects the accuracy of field methods for assessing body composition in children...