Myles S Faith

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A twin study of self-regulatory eating in early childhood: estimates of genetic and environmental influence, and measurement considerations
    M S Faith
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Pubic Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:931-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Child food neophobia is heritable, associated with less compliant eating, and moderates familial resemblance for BMI
    Myles S Faith
    Department of Nutritional Sciences and Food Science, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1650-5. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Compliant eating of maternally prompted food predicts increased body mass index z-score gain in girls: results from a population-based sample
    Myles S Faith
    1 Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Child Obes 9:427-36. 2013
  4. pmc Differential maternal feeding practices, eating self-regulation, and adiposity in young twins
    Gina L Tripicchio
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Pediatrics 134:e1399-404. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Restricting Advertisements for High-Fat, High-Sugar Foods during Children's Television Programs: Attitudes in a US Population-Based Sample
    Gina Tripicchio
    1 Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Child Obes 12:113-8. 2016
  6. pmc Ignoring regression to the mean leads to unsupported conclusion about obesity
    Asheley Cockrell Skinner
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 12:56. 2015

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Publications6

  1. pmc A twin study of self-regulatory eating in early childhood: estimates of genetic and environmental influence, and measurement considerations
    M S Faith
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Pubic Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:931-7. 2012
    ..This laboratory-based twin study tested the genetic and environmental contributions to self-regulatory eating and body fat in early childhood...
  2. doi request reprint Child food neophobia is heritable, associated with less compliant eating, and moderates familial resemblance for BMI
    Myles S Faith
    Department of Nutritional Sciences and Food Science, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1650-5. 2013
    ..The heritability of food neophobia, the tendency to avoid new foods, was tested in 4-7-year-old twins. We also examined whether food neophobia is associated with parent-child feeding relations or child body fat...
  3. doi request reprint Compliant eating of maternally prompted food predicts increased body mass index z-score gain in girls: results from a population-based sample
    Myles S Faith
    1 Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Child Obes 9:427-36. 2013
    ..We tested whether poorer DoR feeding predicts childhood overweight/obesity onset and BMI z-score gain, over 10 years in the National Longitudinal Study of Youth...
  4. pmc Differential maternal feeding practices, eating self-regulation, and adiposity in young twins
    Gina L Tripicchio
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Pediatrics 134:e1399-404. 2014
    ..Using a twin design to better control for confounders, we tested differences in restrictive feeding within families in relation to differences in twins' self-regulatory eating and weight status...
  5. doi request reprint Restricting Advertisements for High-Fat, High-Sugar Foods during Children's Television Programs: Attitudes in a US Population-Based Sample
    Gina Tripicchio
    1 Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Child Obes 12:113-8. 2016
    ..Restricting advertisements for HFHS foods may be a viable obesity prevention strategy-however, public support for policy change is unclear...
  6. pmc Ignoring regression to the mean leads to unsupported conclusion about obesity
    Asheley Cockrell Skinner
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 12:56. 2015
    ..Public health officials, parents, school leaders, community leaders, and regulators need and deserve valid evidence free from spin on which they can base decisions. ..