Cynthia K Colapinto

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Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Folic acid supplement use is the most significant predictor of folate concentrations in Canadian women of childbearing age
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:284-92. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of folic acid supplement use in Canada
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 23:39-44. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Paint your plate: effectiveness of a point-of-purchase display
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Sudbury and District Health Unit, Sudbury, ON, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 70:66-71. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Relative reinforcing value of energy-dense snack foods in overweight and obese adults
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 72:170-4. 2011
  5. pmc Folate status of the population in the Canadian Health Measures Survey
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern, Ontario Research Institute, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    CMAJ 183:E100-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of high red blood cell folate concentrations in the Canadian population using 3 proposed cut-offs
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    a Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 40:1025-30. 2015
  7. pmc The direction of the difference between Canadian and American erythrocyte folate concentrations is dependent on the assay method employed: a comparison of the Canadian Health Measures Survey and National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Br J Nutr 112:1873-81. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Children's preference for large portions: prevalence, determinants, and consequences
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Health Promotion Division, Sudbury and District Health Unit, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1183-90. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Folic acid supplement use is the most significant predictor of folate concentrations in Canadian women of childbearing age
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:284-92. 2012
    ..These results indicate a need for targeted strategies to improve compliance with folic acid supplement recommendations among WCBA...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of folic acid supplement use in Canada
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 23:39-44. 2012
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  3. ncbi request reprint Paint your plate: effectiveness of a point-of-purchase display
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Sudbury and District Health Unit, Sudbury, ON, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 70:66-71. 2009
    ..This study was conducted to determine consumer understanding and retention of nutrition information presented at grocery stores during the Paint Your Plate campaign via two approaches: interactive display events and brochure distribution...
  4. doi request reprint Relative reinforcing value of energy-dense snack foods in overweight and obese adults
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Can J Diet Pract Res 72:170-4. 2011
    ..We examined how the degree of adiposity, measured by body mass index (BMI), is associated with the relative reinforcing value of energy-dense snack foods versus fruits and vegetables in overweight and obese people...
  5. pmc Folate status of the population in the Canadian Health Measures Survey
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Children s Hospital of Eastern, Ontario Research Institute, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    CMAJ 183:E100-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to investigate the folate status of a nationally representative sample of Canadians, including a subset of women of childbearing age...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of high red blood cell folate concentrations in the Canadian population using 3 proposed cut-offs
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    a Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 40:1025-30. 2015
    ..This may facilitate future investigation of associations between RBC folate concentrations at the upper end of the distribution and health outcomes. ..
  7. pmc The direction of the difference between Canadian and American erythrocyte folate concentrations is dependent on the assay method employed: a comparison of the Canadian Health Measures Survey and National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Br J Nutr 112:1873-81. 2014
    ..Furthermore, we cannot unequivocally conclude that there are true differences in erythrocyte folate concentrations between the Canadian and American populations in the post-fortification era...
  8. ncbi request reprint Children's preference for large portions: prevalence, determinants, and consequences
    Cynthia K Colapinto
    Health Promotion Division, Sudbury and District Health Unit, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1183-90. 2007
    ..Proliferation of large portions of snack and fast foods parallels dramatic increases in childhood obesity. This study investigates the prevalence, determinants, and consequences of large portions in children's diets...