John M De Castro

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas at El Paso
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Listening to music while eating is related to increases in people's food intake and meal duration
    Nanette Stroebele
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303 3082, USA
    Appetite 47:285-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Genes, the environment and the control of food intake
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
    Br J Nutr 92:S59-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary energy density is associated with increased intake in free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX, USA
    J Nutr 134:335-41. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Stomach filling may mediate the influence of dietary energy density on the food intake of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, 79968, USA
    Physiol Behav 86:32-45. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Macronutrient and dietary energy density influences on the intake of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
    Appetite 46:1-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Heredity influences the dietary energy density of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
    Physiol Behav 87:192-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Varying levels of food energy self-reporting are associated with between-group, but not within-subject, differences in food intake
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, TX, USA
    J Nutr 136:1382-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint When identical twins differ: an analysis of intrapair differences in the spontaneous eating behavior and attitudes of free-living monozygotic twins
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso TX 79968 0553, USA
    Physiol Behav 82:733-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Food intake and meal patterns of weight-stable and weight-gaining persons
    Sharon M Pearcey
    Department of Psychology, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA 30152, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:107-12. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of heredity on dietary restraint, disinhibition, and perceived hunger in humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas, USA
    Nutrition 21:446-55. 2005

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Listening to music while eating is related to increases in people's food intake and meal duration
    Nanette Stroebele
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303 3082, USA
    Appetite 47:285-9. 2006
    ..The presence of music appears to be one of a set of environmental factors that influences food and fluid intake in the natural world...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genes, the environment and the control of food intake
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
    Br J Nutr 92:S59-62. 2004
    ..The general model of intake regulation provides an integrated and comprehensive account of how these physiological and environmental factors might fit together to produce the control of intake and body weight...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary energy density is associated with increased intake in free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX, USA
    J Nutr 134:335-41. 2004
    ..High energy density appears to be related to greater overall intake in the short-term, but there may be compensation over the long term, with no net effect on body size...
  4. ncbi request reprint Stomach filling may mediate the influence of dietary energy density on the food intake of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, 79968, USA
    Physiol Behav 86:32-45. 2005
    ..Energy density was not significantly related with body size, height, weight, or BMI. The findings support the notion that short-term intake is controlled on the basis of its weight and volume as opposed to its food energy content...
  5. ncbi request reprint Macronutrient and dietary energy density influences on the intake of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
    Appetite 46:1-5. 2006
    ..The results support the hypothesis that short-term intake is controlled on the basis of the volume of nutrients in the stomach at the end of the meal and not upon their food energy or macronutrient contents...
  6. ncbi request reprint Heredity influences the dietary energy density of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
    Physiol Behav 87:192-8. 2006
    ..Dietary energy density appears to be another component in a package of genetically determined physiological, sociocultural, and psychological processes that influence the regulation of energy balance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Varying levels of food energy self-reporting are associated with between-group, but not within-subject, differences in food intake
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, TX, USA
    J Nutr 136:1382-8. 2006
    ..In contrast, the results clearly support the conclusion that diet diary data are suitable for assessing the relations between variables assessed within subjects irrespective of the level of reporting of energy intake...
  8. ncbi request reprint When identical twins differ: an analysis of intrapair differences in the spontaneous eating behavior and attitudes of free-living monozygotic twins
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso TX 79968 0553, USA
    Physiol Behav 82:733-9. 2004
    ..A general model of intake regulation. Neurosci. Biobehav. Rev. 26 (5) (2002) 581-595]...
  9. ncbi request reprint Food intake and meal patterns of weight-stable and weight-gaining persons
    Sharon M Pearcey
    Department of Psychology, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA 30152, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:107-12. 2002
    ..An investigation of the short-term intake and activity levels of weight-gaining persons may provide insight into the nature of the cues signaling weight gain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of heredity on dietary restraint, disinhibition, and perceived hunger in humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas, USA
    Nutrition 21:446-55. 2005
    ..We investigated the influence of heredity, shared (familial) environment, and individual environment on dietary restraint disinhibition, perceived hunger and their relation to body size and food intake...
  11. ncbi request reprint Independence of heritable influences on the food intake of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Neuropsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience Program, Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia 30303 3083, USA
    Nutrition 18:11-6; discussion 91-2. 2002
    ..The independence of the heritability of the influence of these four factors was investigated with 110 identical and 102 fraternal same-sex and 53 fraternal mixed-sex adult twin pairs who were paid to maintain 7-d food-intake diaries...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of Type I diabetes on the eating patterns of free-living French: a diet diary study
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Physiol Behav 75:583-92. 2002
    ..Based upon these results, it was theorized that the glucose regulatory system is an influence on intake, but only one of many that are responsible for the coordination, control, and regulation of nutrient intake in free-living humans...
  13. ncbi request reprint Age-related changes in the social, psychological, and temporal influences on food intake in free-living, healthy, adult humans
    John M De Castro
    Neuropsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience Program, Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta 30303, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M368-77. 2002
    ..Elderly humans often have a reduction in intake that can produce malnutrition and impaired health. As a result, there is a need to investigate age-related changes in the eating behaviors of free-living humans...
  14. ncbi request reprint The time of day of food intake influences overall intake in humans
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968 0553, USA
    J Nutr 134:104-11. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of ambience on food intake and food choice
    Nanette Stroebele
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta 30303 3082, USA
    Nutrition 20:821-38. 2004
    ..It is suggested that the manipulation of these ambient factors as a whole or individually may be used therapeutically to alter food intake and that more attention needs to be paid to ambience in nutrition-related research...
  16. ncbi request reprint Television viewing is associated with an increase in meal frequency in humans
    Nanette Stroebele
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, MSC 2A1155, 33 Gilmer Street SE Unit 2, Atlanta, GA 30303 3082, USA
    Appetite 42:111-3. 2004
    ..In sample of 76 undergraduate students (mostly female) in the USA, television viewing was associated with increased meal frequency and as a result with increased daily intake of energy...
  17. ncbi request reprint A general model of intake regulation
    John M De Castro
    Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, Georgia State University, University Plaza, Atlanta, GA 30303 3083, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 26:581-95. 2002
    ..Future work should be directed to testing the general model and further developing specific models within the conceptual framework employing known physiological systems and uncompensated stimuli...
  18. ncbi request reprint Food intake in the real world: implications for nutrition and aging
    John M De Castro
    Neuropsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience Program, Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 18:685-97. 2002
    ..It remains for future applied investigations to ascertain whether or not this strategy is effective in treating undernutrition in the elderly...
  19. ncbi request reprint Influence of physiological and subjective arousal on food intake in humans
    Nanette Stroebele
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Center for Human Nutrition, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Nutrition 22:996-1004. 2006
    ..It was hypothesized that the influence of environmental stimuli on food intake would be mediated by arousal...
  20. ncbi request reprint The time of day and the proportions of macronutrients eaten are related to total daily food intake
    John M De Castro
    College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX 77341, USA
    Br J Nutr 98:1077-83. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint Smoking status relationships with the food and fluid intakes of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas, USA
    Nutrition 24:109-19. 2008
    ..The relation of cigarette smoking to food and fluid intakes was studied...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Award for Nutrition and Metabolism. In search of the structure of a function: the eating behavior of free-living humans
    John M De Castro
    Sam Houston State University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Huntsville, Texas, USA
    Nutrition 23:374-7. 2007