Julie L Daniels

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Lactational exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls, dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene and infant neurodevelopment: an analysis of the pregnancy, infection, and nutrition babies study
    I Jen Pan
    Department of Epidemiology, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:488-94. 2009
  2. pmc Autism and the broad autism phenotype: familial patterns and intergenerational transmission
    Noah J Sasson
    School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 75080, USA
    J Neurodev Disord 5:11. 2013
  3. pmc Obstetric history and birth characteristics and Wilms tumor: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Julie L Daniels
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1103-10. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Prenatal exposure to low-level polychlorinated biphenyls in relation to mental and motor development at 8 months
    Julie L Daniels
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:485-92. 2003
  5. pmc Lactational exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls, dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene and infant growth: an analysis of the Pregnancy, Infection, and Nutrition Babies Study
    I Jen Pan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:262-71. 2010
  6. pmc A prospective cohort study of biomarkers of prenatal tobacco smoke exposure: the correlation between serum and meconium and their association with infant birth weight
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health 9:53. 2010
  7. pmc Prenatal environmental tobacco smoke exposure and early childhood body mass index
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:524-34. 2010
  8. pmc Neighborhood ethnic density and preterm birth across seven ethnic groups in New York City
    Susan M Mason
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill CB 7435, 2101 McGavran Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Health Place 17:280-8. 2011
  9. pmc Association of childhood obesity with atopic and nonatopic asthma: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2006
    Cynthia M Visness
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, U S A
    J Asthma 47:822-9. 2010
  10. pmc Maternal influences on nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy
    Ronna L Chan
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:122-7. 2011

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Publications48

  1. pmc Lactational exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls, dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene and infant neurodevelopment: an analysis of the pregnancy, infection, and nutrition babies study
    I Jen Pan
    Department of Epidemiology, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:488-94. 2009
    ..Common exposure to PCBs, DDT, and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE), the most stable metabolite of DDT, may influence children's neurodevelopment, but study results are not consistent...
  2. pmc Autism and the broad autism phenotype: familial patterns and intergenerational transmission
    Noah J Sasson
    School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 75080, USA
    J Neurodev Disord 5:11. 2013
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  3. pmc Obstetric history and birth characteristics and Wilms tumor: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Julie L Daniels
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1103-10. 2008
    ..However, additional investigations of the effects of certain obstetric and birth characteristics among more refined tumor subgroups may further our understanding of these factors in relation to Wilms tumor...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prenatal exposure to low-level polychlorinated biphenyls in relation to mental and motor development at 8 months
    Julie L Daniels
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:485-92. 2003
    ..The reasons for variation in results within this study and across other studies remain unclear...
  5. pmc Lactational exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls, dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene and infant growth: an analysis of the Pregnancy, Infection, and Nutrition Babies Study
    I Jen Pan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:262-71. 2010
    ..Breast feeding for 6 months or longer, with lactational exposure to PCBs, p,p'-DDT and p,p'-DDE at the low background level concentrations studied here, resulted in no measurable influence on infant growth in the first 12 months...
  6. pmc A prospective cohort study of biomarkers of prenatal tobacco smoke exposure: the correlation between serum and meconium and their association with infant birth weight
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health 9:53. 2010
    ..The evaluation of infant meconium as a cumulative matrix of prenatal toxicant exposure requires comparison to established biomarkers of prenatal exposure...
  7. pmc Prenatal environmental tobacco smoke exposure and early childhood body mass index
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:524-34. 2010
    ..In addition, accurate quantification of prenatal secondhand tobacco smoke exposures is essential to obtaining valid estimates...
  8. pmc Neighborhood ethnic density and preterm birth across seven ethnic groups in New York City
    Susan M Mason
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill CB 7435, 2101 McGavran Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Health Place 17:280-8. 2011
    ..5, -11.4) for whites to 6.4 per 1000 (95% CI: 2.8, 9.9) for blacks, with Hispanic and Asian estimates falling in between but tending to be protective. Results suggest that ethnic density is uniquely harmful for non-Hispanic blacks...
  9. pmc Association of childhood obesity with atopic and nonatopic asthma: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2006
    Cynthia M Visness
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, U S A
    J Asthma 47:822-9. 2010
    ..Some, but not all, studies have shown that the effect of obesity on asthma is stronger among nonatopic individuals than among those with atopy. Systemic inflammation may be a factor in this relationship...
  10. pmc Maternal influences on nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy
    Ronna L Chan
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:122-7. 2011
    ..Maternal age, race/ethnicity, and gravidity were associated with delayed onset and symptoms that persisted into the second trimester...
  11. pmc A prospective study of the association between vigorous physical activity during pregnancy and length of gestation and birthweight
    Anne Marie Z Jukic
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1031-44. 2012
    ..We examined the associations between vigorous physical activity during pregnancy and length of gestation and birthweight...
  12. pmc Lactational exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers and its relation to social and emotional development among toddlers
    Kate Hoffman
    University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1438-42. 2012
    ..Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) have been widely used as flame retardants and are ubiquitous environmental contaminants. PBDEs have been linked to adverse neurodevelopment in animals and humans...
  13. pmc Breastfeeding and long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid intake in the first 4 post-natal months and infant cognitive development: an observational study
    Sarah A Keim
    Department of Epidemiology Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 8:471-82. 2012
    ..We found no evidence of enhanced infant development related to the LCPUFA content of breast milk or formula consumed during the first four post-natal months...
  14. pmc Household pesticides and the risk of Wilms tumor
    Maureen A Cooney
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:134-7. 2007
    ..Previous epidemiologic studies have suggested that exposure to pesticides in utero and during early childhood may increase the risk for development of childhood cancer, including Wilms tumor, a childhood kidney tumor...
  15. pmc A prospective study of maternal anxiety, perceived stress, and depressive symptoms in relation to infant cognitive development
    Sarah A Keim
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, NC, United States
    Early Hum Dev 87:373-80. 2011
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  16. pmc Early-life soy exposure and age at menarche
    Margaret A Adgent
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:163-75. 2012
    ..Because soy formula use is common in some populations, this subtle association with menarche warrants more in-depth evaluation in future studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding and Wilms tumor: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Stephanie Saddlemire
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, CB 7435, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:687-93. 2006
    ..We investigated the association between breast-feeding and Wilms tumor, a childhood kidney tumor...
  18. pmc Cholesterol, endocrine and metabolic disturbances in sporadic anovulatory women with regular menstruation
    Sunni L Mumford
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, DHHS, 6100 Executive Boulevard 7B03, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Hum Reprod 26:423-30. 2011
    ..The objective was to evaluate the association between lipoprotein cholesterol levels and endocrine and metabolic disturbances and incident anovulation among ovulatory and anovulatory women reporting regular menstruation...
  19. pmc Perinatal exposure to hazardous air pollutants and autism spectrum disorders at age 8
    Amy E Kalkbrenner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Epidemiology 21:631-41. 2010
    ..Hazardous air pollutants are plausible candidate exposures for autism spectrum disorders. They have been explored in recent studies for their role in the development of these disorders...
  20. pmc Perfluoroalkyl substances and lipid concentrations in plasma during pregnancy among women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Anne P Starling
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH, DHHS, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Environ Int 62:104-12. 2014
    ..If there is a causal link between PFAS concentrations and elevated lipids during pregnancy, this may suggest a mechanism by which PFAS exposure leads to certain adverse pregnancy outcomes, including preeclampsia...
  21. pmc Correlates of physical activity at two time points during pregnancy
    Marie Z Jukic A
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:325-35. 2012
    ..Correlates of prenatal physical activity can inform interventions, but are not well-understood...
  22. pmc The spatial distribution of known predictors of autism spectrum disorders impacts geographic variability in prevalence in central North Carolina
    Kate Hoffman
    University of North Carolina, Gillings School of Global Public Health, CB 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Environ Health 11:80. 2012
    ..We evaluated geographic variability in the prevalence of ASD in central North Carolina and the impact of spatial confounding by known risk and predictive factors...
  23. pmc Depressive symptoms during pregnancy and the concentration of fatty acids in breast milk
    Sarah A Keim
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Hum Lact 28:189-95. 2012
    ..This may have implications for the timing of screening and interventions for perinatal depression and the nutritional value of breast milk...
  24. pmc Maternal occupational exposure to organic solvents during early pregnancy and risks of neural tube defects and orofacial clefts
    Tania A Desrosiers
    Department of Epidemiology, Campus Box 7435, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Occup Environ Med 69:493-9. 2012
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  25. pmc Geographic access to health services and diagnosis with an autism spectrum disorder
    Amy E Kalkbrenner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:304-10. 2011
    ..To assess the impact of geographic health services factors on the timely diagnosis of autism...
  26. pmc Individual characteristics associated with PBDE levels in U.S. human milk samples
    Julie L Daniels
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:155-60. 2010
    ..Reported polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) concentrations in human samples in the United States have been higher than in Europe and Asia. Little is known about factors that contribute to individual variability in body burden...
  27. pmc Parental autoimmune diseases associated with autism spectrum disorders in offspring
    Alexander Keil
    Department of aEpidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Epidemiology 21:805-8. 2010
    ..Studies have suggested associations between immune response and these disorders. We explored associations between parental autoimmune disorders and children's diagnosis of autism by linking Swedish registries...
  28. pmc Brominated flame retardants in breast milk and behavioural and cognitive development at 36 months
    Margaret A Adgent
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 28:48-57. 2014
    ..PBDEs adversely affect neurodevelopment in animals. Here, we estimate associations between PBDEs in breast milk and behaviour and cognitive skills in children at 36 months of age...
  29. pmc Early-life soy exposure and gender-role play behavior in children
    Margaret A Adgent
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27709 2233, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1811-6. 2011
    ..Soy-based infant formula contains high levels of isoflavones. These estrogen-like compounds have been shown to induce changes in sexually dimorphic behaviors in animals exposed in early development...
  30. pmc Severity and duration of nausea and vomiting symptoms in pregnancy and spontaneous abortion
    Ronna L Chan
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:2907-12. 2010
    ..Earlier studies have shown an inverse association between the presence of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP) and spontaneous abortion (SAB), but no study to date has examined the effects of symptom duration on the risk of SAB...
  31. ncbi request reprint Maternal hair dye use and risk of neuroblastoma in offspring
    Erin E McCall
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:743-8. 2005
    ..We analyzed data from a large case-control study to investigate the relationship between maternal hair dye use around pregnancy and risk of neuroblastoma in offspring...
  32. pmc Maternal dental history, child's birth outcome and early cognitive development
    Julie L Daniels
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:448-57. 2007
    ..9, [95% confidence interval 1.0, 3.4]). More detailed evaluation of the potential adverse effects of elective dental treatment during pregnancy, particularly dental X-rays, may be warranted...
  33. pmc Maternal exposure to criteria air pollutants and congenital heart defects in offspring: results from the national birth defects prevention study
    Jeanette A Stingone
    Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 122:863-72. 2014
    ..Epidemiologic literature suggests that exposure to air pollutants is associated with fetal development...
  34. ncbi request reprint Fish intake during pregnancy and early cognitive development of offspring
    Julie L Daniels
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA juliedanielsunc edu
    Epidemiology 15:394-402. 2004
    ..Previous investigations of fish intake in relation to neurodevelopment have focused on possible damage from contaminants, whereas potential benefits of fish consumption have been relatively unexplored..
  35. pmc A longitudinal study of serum lipoproteins in relation to endogenous reproductive hormones during the menstrual cycle: findings from the BioCycle study
    Sunni L Mumford
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:E80-5. 2010
    ..Exogenous estrogens have been shown to affect the lipid profile, leading to the hypothesis that endogenous estrogens may have similar effects...
  36. pmc Association of obesity with IgE levels and allergy symptoms in children and adolescents: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006
    Cynthia M Visness
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:1163-9, 1169.e1-4. 2009
    ..Previous literature on the relationship between obesity and allergic disease has been inconsistent. It is not known whether systemic inflammation could be a factor in this relationship...
  37. doi request reprint The effect of maternal smoking during pregnancy on intellectual disabilities among 8-year-old children
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:482-91. 2009
    ..A differential effect of tobacco smoke exposure on the risk of ID is suggested for males and females and deserves further investigation; however, the interpretation is tempered by the potential for residual confounding...
  38. doi request reprint Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane and polychlorinated biphenyls: intraindividual changes, correlations, and predictors in healthy women from the southeastern United States
    Thao T Vo
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2729-36. 2008
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  39. pmc Association of environmental toxicants and conduct disorder in U.S. children: NHANES 2001-2004
    Joseph M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:956-62. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of tobacco smoke and environmental lead exposure with conduct disorder (CD)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Parental psychiatric disorders associated with autism spectrum disorders in the offspring
    Julie L Daniels
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1357-62. 2008
    ..Linkage of data from Swedish registries was used to investigate whether hospitalization for psychiatric conditions was higher among parents of children with autism compared with control subjects...
  41. pmc Urinary metabolites of organophosphate flame retardants and their variability in pregnant women
    Kate Hoffman
    Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, LSRC, Box 90328, Durham, NC 27708, USA Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, 135 Dauer Drive, Campus Box 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA Electronic address
    Environ Int 63:169-72. 2014
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  42. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward participation in a pregnancy and child cohort study
    Julie L Daniels
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7435, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:260-6. 2006
    ..This survey confirmed that once women are enrolled, they tend to be willing to complete most components of an intensive study, suggesting that initial efforts for recruitment are most important...
  43. ncbi request reprint Blood mercury level and blood pressure among US women: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2000
    Suma Vupputuri
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Environ Res 97:195-200. 2005
    ..While an adverse effect of mercury exposure at background levels on BP was not present overall, an adverse association was present among non-fish-consuming young and middle-aged women...
  44. pmc Black preterm birth risk in nonblack neighborhoods: effects of Hispanic, Asian, and non-Hispanic white ethnic densities
    Susan M Mason
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:631-8. 2011
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding and neuroblastoma, USA and Canada
    Julie L Daniels
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:401-5. 2002
    ..Researchers have suggested an inverse association between breast-feeding and risk of childhood cancer. We investigated the association between breast-feeding and neuroblastoma in a large case-control study in the United States and Canada...
  46. pmc Polyfluoroalkyl Chemicals and Menopause among Women 20-65 Years of Age (NHANES)
    Kyla W Taylor
    Office of Health Assessment and Translation, Division of the National Toxicology Program, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 122:145-50. 2014
    ..Citation: Taylor KW, Hoffman K, Thayer KA, Daniels JL. 2014. Polyfluoroalkyl chemicals and menopause among women 20-65 years of age (NHANES). Environ Health Perspect 122:145-150; http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.1306707. ..
  47. ncbi request reprint Mammograms and healthcare access among US Hispanic and non-Hispanic women 40 years and older
    Molly L Aldridge
    Department of Maternal, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Fam Community Health 29:80-8. 2006
    ..Similarly, reaching out to women who are uninsured and who use facilities other than physicians' offices for their healthcare needs may increase the use of mammography among both ethnic groups...
  48. pmc Autism and the environment
    Julie L Daniels
    Environ Health Perspect 114:A396. 2006