J Josh Snodgrass

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oregon
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The influence of basal metabolic rate on blood pressure among indigenous Siberians
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 137:145-55. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric correlates of C-reactive protein among indigenous Siberians
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403, USA
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:241-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Adaptive dimensions of health research among indigenous Siberians
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 19:165-80. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Total energy expenditure in the Yakut (Sakha) of Siberia as measured by the doubly labeled water method
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:798-806. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The emergence of obesity among indigenous Siberians
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Institute for Mind and Biology, The University of Chicago, IL, USA
    J Physiol Anthropol 25:75-84. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Impaired fasting glucose and the metabolic syndrome in an indigenous Siberian population
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 69:87-98. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Basal metabolic rate in the Yakut (Sakha) of Siberia
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 17:155-72. 2005
  8. pmc Discrimination, psychosocial stress, and health among Latin American immigrants in Oregon
    Heather H McClure
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Blvd, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 22:421-3. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Implications of market integration for cardiovascular and metabolic health among an indigenous Amazonian Ecuadorian population
    Melissa A Liebert
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 40:228-42. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Circumpolar adaptation, social change, and the development of autoimmune thyroid disorders among the Yakut (Sakha) of Siberia
    Tara J Cepon
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 23:703-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint The influence of basal metabolic rate on blood pressure among indigenous Siberians
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 137:145-55. 2008
    ..These findings underscore the importance of considering the influence of biological adaptation to regional environmental conditions in structuring health changes associated with economic development and lifestyle change...
  2. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric correlates of C-reactive protein among indigenous Siberians
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403, USA
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:241-6. 2007
    ..Positive associations were documented between CRP and BMI, body fat, and central adiposity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Adaptive dimensions of health research among indigenous Siberians
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 19:165-80. 2007
    ..These results underscore the importance of incorporating an evolutionary approach into health research among northern populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Total energy expenditure in the Yakut (Sakha) of Siberia as measured by the doubly labeled water method
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:798-806. 2006
    ..Although reduced physical activity has been implicated, few studies have accurately quantified energy expenditure in subsistence populations...
  5. ncbi request reprint The emergence of obesity among indigenous Siberians
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Institute for Mind and Biology, The University of Chicago, IL, USA
    J Physiol Anthropol 25:75-84. 2006
    ..Yakut men with higher incomes and who owned more luxury consumer goods were more likely to have excess body fat while, among Yakut women, affluence was not strongly associated with overweight and obesity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impaired fasting glucose and the metabolic syndrome in an indigenous Siberian population
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 69:87-98. 2010
    ..This study investigated the lifestyle and anthropometric correlates of impaired fasting glucose and the presence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) among an Indigenous high-latitude herding population from north-eastern Siberia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Basal metabolic rate in the Yakut (Sakha) of Siberia
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 17:155-72. 2005
    ..This study provides additional evidence of metabolic elevation in indigenous circumpolar groups and has important implications for estimating the nutritional requirements of these populations...
  8. pmc Discrimination, psychosocial stress, and health among Latin American immigrants in Oregon
    Heather H McClure
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Blvd, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 22:421-3. 2010
    ..If confirmed, these findings may have important clinical and public health implications for chronic disease prevention among Latinos...
  9. doi request reprint Implications of market integration for cardiovascular and metabolic health among an indigenous Amazonian Ecuadorian population
    Melissa A Liebert
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 40:228-42. 2013
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  10. ncbi request reprint Circumpolar adaptation, social change, and the development of autoimmune thyroid disorders among the Yakut (Sakha) of Siberia
    Tara J Cepon
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 23:703-9. 2011
    ..The focus of the present study is to determine the prevalence of autoimmune thyroid disorders and their lifestyle and metabolic correlates among a sample of indigenous Yakut adults from northeastern Siberia...
  11. doi request reprint Reproductive effects on skeletal health in Shuar women of Amazonian Ecuador: a life history perspective
    Felicia C Madimenos
    Department of Anthropology, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 24:841-52. 2012
    ..Using a life history perspective, this study examines the relationship between reproductive factors and bone density among women from the Indigenous Shuar population, an Amazonian Ecuadorian forager-horticulturalist group...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of brain evolution on human nutrition and metabolism
    William R Leonard
    Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 27:311-27. 2007
    ..Paleontological evidence indicates that rapid brain evolution occurred with the emergence of Homo erectus 1.8 million years ago and was associated with important changes in diet, body size, and foraging behavior...
  13. pmc Physical activity in an indigenous Ecuadorian forager-horticulturalist population as measured using accelerometry
    Felicia C Madimenos
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 23:488-97. 2011
    ..We investigate sex differences in Shuar activity patterns and the effects of reproductive status on activity. Finally, we discuss the potential of accelerometry use in human biology research...
  14. pmc Diurnal cortisol rhythms among Latino immigrants in Oregon, USA
    Erica C Squires
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    J Physiol Anthropol 31:19. 2012
    ..Among women, higher lifestyle incongruity was significantly related to greater AvgAUCg. Although preliminary, these results suggest that chronic psychosocial stress plays an important role in health risk in this population...
  15. doi request reprint Child and adolescent affective and behavioral distress and elevated adult body mass index
    Heather H McClure
    Center for Equity Promotion, College of Education, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 43:837-54. 2012
    ..Data were analyzed using multiple regression. Results suggest that childhood and adolescent problems may influence adult BMI through direct impacts on adolescent overweight, a condition which then persists into adulthood...
  16. ncbi request reprint Normative calcaneal quantitative ultrasound data for the indigenous Shuar and non-Shuar Colonos of the Ecuadorian Amazon
    Felicia C Madimenos
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Arch Osteoporos 6:39-49. 2011
    ..Using calcaneal quantitative ultrasound (QUS) techniques, the current study contributes to remedying this gap in the literature by establishing a normative data set on the indigenous Shuar and non-Shuar Colonos of the Ecuadorian Amazon...
  17. doi request reprint Objectively measured physical activity and sedentary behaviour of Yakut (Sakha) adults
    Hannah J Wilson
    Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 41:178-84. 2014
    ..Circumpolar regions are undergoing social and economic transition, which often corresponds to a behavioural transition. Yet, physical activity and sedentary behaviour are rarely objectively measured within these groups...
  18. ncbi request reprint Discrimination-related stress, blood pressure and epstein-barr virus antibodies among latin american immigrants in Oregon, us
    Heather H McClure
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 42:433-61. 2010
    ..If replicated, the finding that discrimination stress predicts elevated SBP may have clinical and public health implications given that elevated SBP is an established risk factor for cardiovascular disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Utility of dorsal pits and pubic tubercle height in parity assessment
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, 1810 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Forensic Sci 48:1226-30. 2003
    ..While this study lends support to the correlation of dorsal pitting and parity, it currently does not reach the level of accuracy needed for forensic applications at the level of the individual...
  20. doi request reprint Causes and significance of variation in mammalian basal metabolism
    David A Raichlen
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, 1009 E South Campus Drive, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 180:301-11. 2010
    ..These results suggest that selection alters BMR in response to thermoregulatory pressures, and that selection uses muscle mass as a means to generate this variation...
  21. pmc Associations between Sleep Duration, Sleep Quality, and Cognitive Test Performance among Older Adults from Six Middle Income Countries: Results from the Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health (SAGE)
    Theresa E Gildner
    Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
    J Clin Sleep Med 10:613-21. 2014
    ..The present cross-sectional study uses nationally representative datasets from six countries to test several hypotheses related to sleep patterns and cognitive function...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sex differences and aging of the vertebral column
    J Josh Snodgrass
    Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, 1810 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Forensic Sci 49:458-63. 2004
    ..This was confirmed with age-matching a subsample of 128 individuals. Therefore, slightly larger confidence intervals should be used when assessing age from the vertebral column in females...
  23. ncbi request reprint Metabolic correlates of hominid brain evolution
    William R Leonard
    Laboratory for Human Biology Research, Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, 1810 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 136:5-15. 2003
    ..Paleontological evidence indicates that the rapid brain evolution observed with the emergence of Homo erectus at approximately 1.8 million years ago was likely associated with important changes in diet and body composition...