Pamela R von Hurst

Summary

Affiliation: Massey University
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Preferred natural food of breeding Kakapo is a high value source of calcium and vitamin D
    P R von Hurst
    Institute of Food Science and Technology, School of Food and Nutrition, College of Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102904, Auckland, New Zealand Electronic address
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol . 2015
  2. doi request reprint Vitamin D status predicts hand-grip strength in young adult women living in Auckland, New Zealand
    P R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag, 102 904 North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 136:330-2. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and knowledge about osteoporosis risk prevention: a survey of New Zealand women
    Pamela R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102 904, NSMC, Auckland, New Zealand
    Public Health Nutr 10:747-53. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation reduces insulin resistance in South Asian women living in New Zealand who are insulin resistant and vitamin D deficient - a randomised, placebo-controlled trial
    Pamela R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102 904, North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Nutr 103:549-55. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation suppresses age-induced bone turnover in older women who are vitamin D deficient
    P R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102 904, North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 121:293-6. 2010
  6. pmc Study protocol--metabolic syndrome, vitamin D and bone status in South Asian women living in Auckland, New Zealand: a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind vitamin D intervention
    Pamela R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 8:267. 2008
  7. doi request reprint TaqIB polymorphism in the cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) gene influences lipid responses to the consumption of kiwifruit in hypercholesterolaemic men
    Cheryl S Gammon
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University Albany, Albany Campus, Private Bag 102904 Auckland 0745, New Zealand
    Br J Nutr 111:1077-84. 2014
  8. pmc Vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acid supplements in children with autism spectrum disorder: a study protocol for a factorial randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Hajar Mazahery
    Institute of Food Science and Technology School of Food and Nutrition, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Trials 17:295. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Kiwifruit consumption favourably affects plasma lipids in a randomised controlled trial in hypercholesterolaemic men
    Cheryl S Gammon
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Albany Campus, Private Bag 102904, Auckland 0745, New Zealand
    Br J Nutr 109:2208-18. 2013
  10. pmc Lean Mass and Body Fat Percentage Are Contradictory Predictors of Bone Mineral Density in Pre-Menopausal Pacific Island Women
    Maria Casale
    Institute of Food Science and Technology, Massey University, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
    Nutrients 8:. 2016

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Preferred natural food of breeding Kakapo is a high value source of calcium and vitamin D
    P R von Hurst
    Institute of Food Science and Technology, School of Food and Nutrition, College of Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102904, Auckland, New Zealand Electronic address
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol . 2015
    ..Vitamin D is also critical for these processes and for the maintenance of calcium homeostasis, but the source of vitamin D for these nocturnal, ground-dwelling vegetarians is unknown...
  2. doi request reprint Vitamin D status predicts hand-grip strength in young adult women living in Auckland, New Zealand
    P R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag, 102 904 North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 136:330-2. 2013
    ..Further investigation in this age group with a randomised controlled trial is justified. This article is part of a Special Issue entitled 'Vitamin D Workshop'...
  3. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and knowledge about osteoporosis risk prevention: a survey of New Zealand women
    Pamela R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102 904, NSMC, Auckland, New Zealand
    Public Health Nutr 10:747-53. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the knowledge and health beliefs regarding osteoporosis risk factors of New Zealand women aged 20-49 years...
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation reduces insulin resistance in South Asian women living in New Zealand who are insulin resistant and vitamin D deficient - a randomised, placebo-controlled trial
    Pamela R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102 904, North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Nutr 103:549-55. 2010
    ..Optimal vitamin D concentrations for reducing IR were shown to be 80-119 nmol/l, providing further evidence for an increase in the recommended adequate levels. Registered Trial No. ACTRN12607000642482...
  5. doi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation suppresses age-induced bone turnover in older women who are vitamin D deficient
    P R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102 904, North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 121:293-6. 2010
    ..We conclude that correcting vitamin D deficiency in older women suppresses the age-induced increase in bone turnover and reduces bone resorption which would normally be exacerbated in conditions of low serum 25(OH)D...
  6. pmc Study protocol--metabolic syndrome, vitamin D and bone status in South Asian women living in Auckland, New Zealand: a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind vitamin D intervention
    Pamela R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 8:267. 2008
    ..There is also some limited evidence that vitamin D influences insulin resistance, and thus the early stages of the development of type 2 diabetes...
  7. doi request reprint TaqIB polymorphism in the cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) gene influences lipid responses to the consumption of kiwifruit in hypercholesterolaemic men
    Cheryl S Gammon
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University Albany, Albany Campus, Private Bag 102904 Auckland 0745, New Zealand
    Br J Nutr 111:1077-84. 2014
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  8. pmc Vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acid supplements in children with autism spectrum disorder: a study protocol for a factorial randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Hajar Mazahery
    Institute of Food Science and Technology School of Food and Nutrition, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Trials 17:295. 2016
    ..The objective of this 2 × 2 factorial trial is to investigate the effect of vitamin D, n-3 LCPUFAs or a combination of both on core symptoms of ASD...
  9. doi request reprint Kiwifruit consumption favourably affects plasma lipids in a randomised controlled trial in hypercholesterolaemic men
    Cheryl S Gammon
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Albany Campus, Private Bag 102904, Auckland 0745, New Zealand
    Br J Nutr 109:2208-18. 2013
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  10. pmc Lean Mass and Body Fat Percentage Are Contradictory Predictors of Bone Mineral Density in Pre-Menopausal Pacific Island Women
    Maria Casale
    Institute of Food Science and Technology, Massey University, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
    Nutrients 8:. 2016
    ..This highlights the importance of physical activity and protein intake during any weight loss interventions to in order to minimise the loss of muscle mass, whilst maximizing loss of adipose tissue. ..
  11. doi request reprint Daily kiwifruit consumption did not improve blood pressure and markers of cardiovascular function in men with hypercholesterolemia
    Cheryl S Gammon
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Nutr Res 34:235-40. 2014
    ..In conclusion, in this hypercholesterolemic, nonhypertensive group, no beneficial effects on BP or other markers of cardiovascular function were seen when consuming 2 kiwifruit a day against the background of a healthy diet. ..
  12. pmc Vitamin D and Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Literature Review
    Hajar Mazahery
    Institute of Food Science and Technology School of Food and Nutrition, Massey University, Palmerston North 4474, New Zealand
    Nutrients 8:236. 2016
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  13. doi request reprint Kiwifruit: our daily prescription for health
    Welma Stonehouse
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Private Bag 102 904, North Shore City, 0745 Auckland, New Zealand
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 91:442-7. 2013
    ..While many research gaps remain, kiwifruit with their multiple health benefits have the potential to become part of our "daily prescription for health."..
  14. doi request reprint Vegetarianism, vitamin B12 status, and insulin resistance in a group of predominantly overweight/obese South Asian women
    Cheryl S Gammon
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Nutrition 28:20-4. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Vitamin D status and attitudes towards sun exposure in South Asian women living in Auckland, New Zealand
    Pamela R von Hurst
    Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Public Health Nutr 13:531-6. 2010
    ..To determine the vitamin D status of women of South Asian origin living in Auckland, New Zealand, and to investigate their attitudes and behaviours with regard to sun exposure...
  16. doi request reprint Dietary Intake, Anthropometric Characteristics, and Iron and Vitamin D Status of Female Adolescent Ballet Dancers Living in New Zealand
    Kathryn L Beck
    Institute of Food Nutrition and Human Health, College of Health, Massey University, Albany, New Zealand
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 25:335-43. 2015
    ..Mean serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D was 75.1 ± 18.6 nmol/L, 41 (91.1%) had concentrations above 50 nmol/L. Female adolescent ballet dancers are at risk for iron deficiency, and possibly inadequate nutrient intakes...
  17. doi request reprint Vitamin D and skeletal muscle function in athletes
    Pamela R von Hurst
    Division of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, College of Health, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 17:539-45. 2014
    ..Experimental findings reveal the cellular and genomic mechanisms implicating vitamin D in muscle mass, strength and function, and raise questions about the role of vitamin D in the achievement of optimum athletic performance...