Myles S Faith

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint 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...