A Janet Tomiyama

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Weight stigma is stressful. A review of evidence for the Cyclic Obesity/Weight-Based Stigma model
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, University of California, 1285 Franz Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA Electronic address
    Appetite 82:8-15. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Chronic psychological stress and racial disparities in body mass index change between Black and White girls aged 10-19
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095 1563, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:3-12. 2013
  3. pmc Leptin concentrations in response to acute stress predict subsequent intake of comfort foods
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Physiol Behav 107:34-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Beyond interventions: caloric restriction as a scientific model
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:665-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Cultural factors in collegiate eating disorder pathology: when family culture clashes with individual culture
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, The University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:309-14. 2008
  6. pmc Triggers of eating in everyday life
    A Janet Tomiyama
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, United States
    Appetite 52:72-82. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Focusing on weight is not the answer to America's obesity epidemic
    A Janet Tomiyama
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Am Psychol 63:203-4. 2008
  8. pmc Stress appraisals and cellular aging: a key role for anticipatory threat in the relationship between psychological stress and telomere length
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:573-9. 2012
  9. pmc Low calorie dieting increases cortisol
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars Program, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:357-64. 2010
  10. pmc Does cellular aging relate to patterns of allostasis? An examination of basal and stress reactive HPA axis activity and telomere length
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, NJ, United States
    Physiol Behav 106:40-5. 2012

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Weight stigma is stressful. A review of evidence for the Cyclic Obesity/Weight-Based Stigma model
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, University of California, 1285 Franz Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA Electronic address
    Appetite 82:8-15. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Chronic psychological stress and racial disparities in body mass index change between Black and White girls aged 10-19
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095 1563, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:3-12. 2013
    ..One of the largest health disparities in the USA is in obesity rates between Black and White females...
  3. pmc Leptin concentrations in response to acute stress predict subsequent intake of comfort foods
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Physiol Behav 107:34-9. 2012
    ..Increasing leptin during the stressor predicted lower intake of comfort food. These initial findings suggest that acute changes in leptin may be one of the factors modulating down the consumption of comfort food following stress...
  4. doi request reprint Beyond interventions: caloric restriction as a scientific model
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:665-6. 2012
    ..This information is invaluable given the difficulties people from the general population face in adhering to calorie reduction interventions...
  5. doi request reprint Cultural factors in collegiate eating disorder pathology: when family culture clashes with individual culture
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, The University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:309-14. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Triggers of eating in everyday life
    A Janet Tomiyama
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, United States
    Appetite 52:72-82. 2009
    ..The relationships between these factors and eating among unrestrained eaters were closer to those found in laboratory settings. In conclusion, predictors of eating must be studied in everyday life to develop successful interventions...
  7. doi request reprint Focusing on weight is not the answer to America's obesity epidemic
    A Janet Tomiyama
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Am Psychol 63:203-4. 2008
  8. pmc Stress appraisals and cellular aging: a key role for anticipatory threat in the relationship between psychological stress and telomere length
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:573-9. 2012
    ..Exaggerated anticipatory threat appraisals may be a common and modifiable psychological mechanism of psychological stress effects on cellular aging...
  9. pmc Low calorie dieting increases cortisol
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars Program, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:357-64. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc Does cellular aging relate to patterns of allostasis? An examination of basal and stress reactive HPA axis activity and telomere length
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, NJ, United States
    Physiol Behav 106:40-5. 2012
    ..While robust physiological responses to acute stress serve important functions, the long-term consequences of frequent high stress reactivity may include accelerated telomere shortening...
  11. pmc Consumption after a diet violation: disinhibition or compensation?
    A Janet Tomiyama
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:1275-81. 2009
    ..These findings are in contrast with those of previous lab studies and dispel the widely held belief that diet violations lead to overeating in everyday life...
  12. pmc Physical activity moderates effects of stressor-induced rumination on cortisol reactivity
    Eli Puterman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 465, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:604-11. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Physical activity as primary prevention to address cancer disparities
    Antronette K Yancey
    Department of Health Services and Center to Eliminate Health Disparities CEHD, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 23:253-63. 2007
    ..To review the research literature on physical activity (PA) intervention trials, with an emphasis on underserved populations...
  14. doi request reprint An experimental field study of weight salience and food choice
    Angela C Incollingo Rodriguez
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Appetite 89:215-8. 2015
    ..These findings suggest that in the context of societal weight salience, weight-related cues alone may promote unhealthy eating in the general public. ..
  15. pmc The reward-based eating drive scale: a self-report index of reward-based eating
    Elissa S Epel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America UCSF Center for Obesity Assessment, Study, and Treatment, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e101350. 2014
    ..Given the heterogeneity of obesity, unique brief profiling of the reward-based aspect of obesity using a self-report instrument such as the RED scale may be critical for customizing effective treatments in the general population. ..
  16. doi request reprint Weight bias in 2001 versus 2013: contradictory attitudes among obesity researchers and health professionals
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:46-53. 2015
    ..This study also assessed changes over time by comparing levels of bias in 2013 to published data from 2001...
  17. doi request reprint The weight of stigma: cortisol reactivity to manipulated weight stigma
    Mary S Himmelstein
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:368-74. 2015
    ..Rates of weight-based stigmatization have steadily increased over the past decade. The psychological and physiological consequences of weight stigma remain understudied...
  18. pmc Associations of weight stigma with cortisol and oxidative stress independent of adiposity
    A Janet Tomiyama
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles
    Health Psychol 33:862-7. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to test whether weight stigma is associated with physiological risk factors linked to stress and obesity, including hypercortisolism and oxidative stress, independent of adiposity...
  19. pmc Clues to maintaining calorie restriction? Psychosocial profiles of successful long-term restrictors
    Angela C Incollingo Belsky
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Appetite 79:106-12. 2014
    ..Paralleling a movement toward personalized medicine, this study points toward a personalized behavioral medicine model in behavioral nutrition and treatment of overweight/obesity...
  20. doi request reprint If shaming reduced obesity, there would be no fat people
    A Janet Tomiyama
    University of California, Los Angeles
    Hastings Cent Rep 43:4-5. 2013
    ..One of six commentaries on "Obesity: Chasing an Elusive Epidemic," by Daniel Callahan, from the January-February 2013 issue...
  21. pmc Nocturnal levels of ghrelin and leptin and sleep in chronic insomnia
    Sarosh J Motivala
    University of California, Los Angeles Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7076, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:540-5. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that insomnia patients have a dysregulation in energy balance that may play a role in explaining prospective weight gain in this population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Medicare's search for effective obesity treatments: diets are not the answer
    Traci Mann
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Am Psychol 62:220-33. 2007
    ..In sum, there is little support for the notion that diets lead to lasting weight loss or health benefits...