- A twin study of self-regulatory eating in early childhood: estimates of genetic and environmental influence, and measurement considerationsM 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...
- Child food neophobia is heritable, associated with less compliant eating, and moderates familial resemblance for BMIMyles 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...
- Compliant eating of maternally prompted food predicts increased body mass index z-score gain in girls: results from a population-based sampleMyles 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...