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  1. pmc Impact of water intake on energy intake and weight status: a systematic review
    Melissa C Daniels
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Nutr Rev 68:505-21. 2010
  2. pmc Composition and dynamics of bacterial communities of a drinking water supply system as assessed by RNA- and DNA-based 16S rRNA gene fingerprinting
    Stefan Eichler
    Department of Environmental Microbiology, GBF German Research Center for Biotechnology, Mascheroder Weg 1, D 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:1858-72. 2006
  3. pmc Food intake, water intake, and drinking spout side preference of 28 mouse strains
    Alexander A Bachmanov
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Behav Genet 32:435-43. 2002
  4. ncbi Human hydration indices: acute and longitudinal reference values
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 20:145-53. 2010
  5. ncbi Microbiological safety of drinking water
    U Szewzyk
    Technical University Berlin, Microbial Ecology Group, Secr OE 5, Berlin, 10587 Germany
    Annu Rev Microbiol 54:81-127. 2000
  6. ncbi Geographical distribution of drinking-water with high iodine level and association between high iodine level in drinking-water and goitre: a Chinese national investigation
    Hongmei Shen
    The Center for Endemic Disease Control, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, Peoples s Republic of China
    Br J Nutr 106:243-7. 2011
  7. ncbi Effect of pioglitazone on altered expression of Aβ metabolism-associated molecules in the brain of fructose-drinking rats, a rodent model of insulin resistance
    Dingzhen Luo
    Department of Senile Neurology, Provincial Hospital affiliated to Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, PR China
    Eur J Pharmacol 664:14-9. 2011
  8. pmc Drinking habits are associated with changes in the dental plaque microbial community
    Caterina Signoretto
    Dipartimento di Patologia, Sezione di Microbiologia, Universita di Verona, Strada Le Grazie, 8, Verona 37134, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 48:347-56. 2010
  9. pmc Patterns of beverage use across the lifecycle
    Barry M Popkin
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 3997, United States
    Physiol Behav 100:4-9. 2010
  10. pmc Influence of hydration on physiological function and performance during trail running in the heat
    Douglas J Casa
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 45:147-56. 2010

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  1. pmc Impact of water intake on energy intake and weight status: a systematic review
    Melissa C Daniels
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Nutr Rev 68:505-21. 2010
    The effects of consuming water with meals rather than drinking no beverage or various other beverages remain under-studied...
  2. pmc Composition and dynamics of bacterial communities of a drinking water supply system as assessed by RNA- and DNA-based 16S rRNA gene fingerprinting
    Stefan Eichler
    Department of Environmental Microbiology, GBF German Research Center for Biotechnology, Mascheroder Weg 1, D 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:1858-72. 2006
    Bacterial community dynamics of a whole drinking water supply system (DWSS) were studied from source to tap...
  3. pmc Food intake, water intake, and drinking spout side preference of 28 mouse strains
    Alexander A Bachmanov
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Behav Genet 32:435-43. 2002
    ..Body weight, food intake, water intake, and drinking spout side preference were measured...
  4. ncbi Human hydration indices: acute and longitudinal reference values
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 20:145-53. 2010
    ..These findings provide euhydration reference values and hydration extremes for 7 commonly used indices in free-living, healthy, active men who were not exercising in a hot environment or training strenuously...
  5. ncbi Microbiological safety of drinking water
    U Szewzyk
    Technical University Berlin, Microbial Ecology Group, Secr OE 5, Berlin, 10587 Germany
    Annu Rev Microbiol 54:81-127. 2000
    Emerging pathogens in drinking water have become increasingly important during the decade. These include newly-recognized pathogens from fecal sources such as Cryptosporidium parvum, Campylobacter spp...
  6. ncbi Geographical distribution of drinking-water with high iodine level and association between high iodine level in drinking-water and goitre: a Chinese national investigation
    Hongmei Shen
    The Center for Endemic Disease Control, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, Peoples s Republic of China
    Br J Nutr 106:243-7. 2011
    ..There are many people residing in areas with high iodine levels in drinking-water in China...
  7. ncbi Effect of pioglitazone on altered expression of Aβ metabolism-associated molecules in the brain of fructose-drinking rats, a rodent model of insulin resistance
    Dingzhen Luo
    Department of Senile Neurology, Provincial Hospital affiliated to Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, PR China
    Eur J Pharmacol 664:14-9. 2011
    ..In this study we examined the role of dietary conditions leading to insulin resistance on amyloidosis in fructose-drinking rats...
  8. pmc Drinking habits are associated with changes in the dental plaque microbial community
    Caterina Signoretto
    Dipartimento di Patologia, Sezione di Microbiologia, Universita di Verona, Strada Le Grazie, 8, Verona 37134, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 48:347-56. 2010
    ..of the microbiota of supra- and subgingival plaque samples collected from 75 adult subjects with different drinking habits (drinkers of coffee, red wine, or water for at least 2 years) by analyzing the microbial population ..
  9. pmc Patterns of beverage use across the lifecycle
    Barry M Popkin
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 3997, United States
    Physiol Behav 100:4-9. 2010
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  10. pmc Influence of hydration on physiological function and performance during trail running in the heat
    Douglas J Casa
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Athl Train 45:147-56. 2010
    ..Investigators in these field studies did not control exercise intensity, a known modulator of body core temperature...
  11. ncbi Outbreak of eosinophilic meningitis associated with drinking raw vegetable juice in southern Taiwan
    Hung Chin Tsai
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:222-6. 2004
    ..Outbreaks of eosinophilic meningitis associated with drinking raw vegetable juice are rarely reported, even in regions of endemic infection...
  12. pmc Reciprocal regulation of plasma apelin and vasopressin by osmotic stimuli
    Michel Azizi
    Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, and INSERM, CIC 9201, Paris, France
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:1015-24. 2008
  13. ncbi Voluntary dehydration in runners despite favorable conditions for fluid intake
    Dennis Passe
    Gatorade Sports Science Institute, Barrington, IL 60010, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 17:284-95. 2007
    This study investigated the relationship between runners' perceptions of fluid needs and drinking behavior under conditions of compensable heat stress (ambient temperature = 20.5 +/- 0.7 degrees C, 68.9 degrees F; relative humidity = 76...
  14. ncbi Bottled water versus tap water: understanding consumers' preferences
    Miguel F Doria
    Centre for Environmental Risk, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    J Water Health 4:271-6. 2006
    ..Trust in tap water companies also seems to influence public behaviour. A clearer picture of bottled water consumption can be achieved when different aspects are considered...
  15. ncbi The role of drinking in the suppression of food intake by recent activity
    R A Boakes
    Department of Psychology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Behav Neurosci 115:718-30. 2001
    ..Using this procedure, in the present study (Experiment 1) the authors found changes in drinking patterns both in the period of high activity preceding food access and during the feeding period...
  16. ncbi Perfluorooctanoic acid alters T lymphocyte phenotypes and cytokine expression in mice
    Hee Young Son
    Department of Pharmacology, Kyungpook National University Medical School, Daegu 700 422, Republic of Korea
    Environ Toxicol 24:580-8. 2009
    ..Male ICR mice were exposed to 0, 2, 10, 50, and 250 ppm of PFOA in drinking water for 21 days. PFOA differently altered T lymphocyte populations...
  17. ncbi Microbial ecology of drinking water distribution systems
    David Berry
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 2125, USA
    Curr Opin Biotechnol 17:297-302. 2006
    The supply of clean drinking water is a major, and relatively recent, public health milestone...
  18. ncbi Pre-meal water consumption reduces meal energy intake in older but not younger subjects
    Emily L Van Walleghen
    Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, 221 Wallace Hall 0430, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:93-9. 2007
    ..To determine whether the consumption of water 30 minutes before an ad libitum meal reduces meal energy intake in young and older adults...
  19. pmc Low water intake and risk for new-onset hyperglycemia
    Ronan Roussel
    Universite Paris Diderot, Paris 7, Paris, France
    Diabetes Care 34:2551-4. 2011
    ..Water intake alters vasopressin secretion. Recent findings reveal an independent association between plasma copeptin, a surrogate for vasopressin, and risk of diabetes...
  20. ncbi Water, mineral waters and health
    Luisa Petraccia
    Department of Clinic and Applied Medical Therapy, UOC of Medical Therapy and Thermal Medicine, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome La Sapienza, V le del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Clin Nutr 25:377-85. 2006
    ..Based on biological activity mineral waters can be classified as: diuretic waters, cathartic waters, waters with antiphlogistic properties. Instructions for use, doses, and current regulations are included...
  21. ncbi Hepatic oxidoreduction-related genes are upregulated by administration of hydrogen-saturated drinking water
    Yuji Nakai
    Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 75:774-6. 2011
    The effects of the administration of molecular hydrogen-saturated drinking water (hydrogen water) on hepatic gene expression were investigated in rats...
  22. ncbi Fluid and nutrient intake and risk of chronic kidney disease
    Giovanni F M Strippoli
    Centre for Kidney Research, NHMRC Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Renal Medicine, Cochrane Renal Group, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Nephrology (Carlton) 16:326-34. 2011
    ..We evaluated the association between fluid and nutrient intake and chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  23. pmc Urine volume and change in estimated GFR in a community-based cohort study
    William F Clark
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2634-41. 2011
    ..The effect of increased fluid intake on kidney function is unclear. This study evaluates the relationship between urine volume and renal decline over 6 years in a large community-based cohort...
  24. ncbi Chronic fluoxetine treatment partly attenuates the long-term anxiety and depressive symptoms induced by MDMA ('Ecstasy') in rats
    Murray R Thompson
    School of Psychology, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:694-704. 2004
    ..Approximately 9-12 weeks later, half of the rats received a dose of approximately 6 mg/kg/day fluoxetine in their drinking water for a 5-week period...
  25. ncbi Quantifying fluid intake in dysphagic stroke patients: a preliminary comparison of oral and nonoral strategies
    H M Finestone
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Ottawa, Sisters of Charity Health Sciences Service, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1744-6. 2001
    ..To determine whether dysphagic stroke patients receiving oral (thickened-fluid dysphagia) diets or nonoral (enteral feedings supplemented with intravenous fluids) diets met their estimated fluid requirements...
  26. ncbi Water as an essential nutrient: the physiological basis of hydration
    E Jequier
    Department of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Pully, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:115-23. 2010
    ..The regulation of water balance is essential for the maintenance of health and life. On an average, a sedentary adult should drink 1.5 l of water per day, as water is the only liquid nutrient that is really essential for body hydration...
  27. ncbi Effect of pioglitazone on insulin resistance in fructose-drinking rats correlates with AGEs/RAGE inhibition and block of NADPH oxidase and NF kappa B activation
    Xueping Liu
    Department of Senile Neurology, Provincial Hospital affiliated to Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong 250021, PR China
    Eur J Pharmacol 629:153-8. 2010
    ..pioglitazone, on cognition function and AGE/RAGE system in a rodent model of insulin resistance, the fructose-drinking rats...
  28. ncbi Water and food consumption patterns of U.S. adults from 1999 to 2001
    Barry M Popkin
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27516 3997, USA
    Obes Res 13:2146-52. 2005
    High water consumption has been proposed as an aid to weight control and as a means of reducing the energy density of the diet. This study examines the relationship between water consumption and other drinking and eating patterns.
  29. ncbi Changes in total body water content during running races of 21.1 km and 56 km in athletes drinking ad libitum
    Nicholas Tam
    UCT MRC Research Unit for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
    Clin J Sport Med 21:218-25. 2011
    ..To measure changes in body mass (BM), total body water (TBW), fluid intake, and blood biochemistry in athletes during 21.1-km and 56-km foot races...
  30. ncbi Water drinking acutely improves orthostatic tolerance in healthy subjects
    Christoph Schroeder
    Franz Volhard Clinical Research Center, Medical Faculty of the Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Circulation 106:2806-11. 2002
    ..In patients with severe autonomic dysfunction, water drinking elicits an acute pressor response and improves orthostatic hypotension...
  31. ncbi Consumption of filtered and boiled coffee and the risk of incident cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Lena Maria Nilsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Nutritional Research, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1533-44. 2010
    ..Despite potentially relevant chemical differences between filtered and boiled coffee, this study is the first to investigate consumption in relation to the risk of incident cancer...
  32. pmc Water consumption increases weight loss during a hypocaloric diet intervention in middle-aged and older adults
    Elizabeth A Dennis
    Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:300-7. 2010
    ..This may be due in part to an acute reduction in meal EI following water ingestion...
  33. ncbi Salt intake is related to soft drink consumption in children and adolescents: a link to obesity?
    Feng J He
    Blood Pressure Unit, Cardiac and Vascular Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 0RE, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 51:629-34. 2008
    ..This would have a beneficial effect on preventing cardiovascular disease independent of and additive to the effect of salt reduction on blood pressure...
  34. pmc Assessment of meal induced gastric accommodation by a satiety drinking test in health and in severe functional dyspepsia
    J Tack
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Gut 52:1271-7. 2003
    Impaired gastric accommodation is a major pathophysiological mechanism in functional dyspepsia. The aim of the present work was to assess a satiety drinking test in the evaluation of accommodation in health and dyspepsia.
  35. pmc A prospective study of arsenic exposure from drinking water and incidence of skin lesions in Bangladesh
    Maria Argos
    Department of Health Studies, The University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:185-94. 2011
    ..Chronic arsenic exposure from drinking water was associated with increased incidence of skin lesions, even at low levels of arsenic exposure (<100 μ..
  36. ncbi Water drinking as a treatment for orthostatic syndromes
    John R Shannon
    Nathan Blaser Shy Drager Research Program, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Med 112:355-60. 2002
    Water drinking increases blood pressure in a substantial proportion of patients who have severe orthostatic hypotension due to autonomic failure...
  37. ncbi Arsenic in drinking water and risk of urinary tract cancer: a follow-up study from northeastern Taiwan
    Chi Ling Chen
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:101-10. 2010
    The evidence linking arsenic in drinking water with increased urinary cancer risk comes from populations in relatively high exposure areas (>100 microg/L), whereas studies from lower exposure areas (<100 microg/L) reported ..
  38. ncbi The effect of the consumption of water on the memory and attention of children
    David Benton
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, Wales, UK
    Appetite 53:143-6. 2009
    ..afternoon the cognitive functioning of 40 children (mean of 8 years and 7 months) was assessed twice, once after drinking 300 ml of water and on another day when no water was provided...
  39. ncbi Water incorporated into a food but not served with a food decreases energy intake in lean women
    B J Rolls
    Nutrition Department, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6501, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 70:448-55. 1999
    ..Previous research showed that decreasing the energy density (kJ/g) of foods by adding water to them can lead to reductions in energy intake. Few studies have examined how water consumed as a beverage affects food intake...
  40. ncbi Alpha2-adrenergic activation in the lateral parabrachial nucleus induces NaCl intake under conditions of systemic hyperosmolarity
    C A F Andrade
    Department of Physiology and Pathology, School of Dentistry, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Rua Humaita 1680, Araraquara, SP 14801 903, Brazil
    Neuroscience 142:21-8. 2006
    ..We suggest that during cell dehydration, circuits subserving sodium appetite are activated, but at the same time strongly inhibited through the lateral parabrachial nucleus...
  41. ncbi Errors in the estimation of hydration status from changes in body mass
    Ronald J Maughan
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    J Sports Sci 25:797-804. 2007
    ..Body mass change is not always a reliable measure of changes in hydration status and substantial loss of mass may occur without an effective net negative fluid balance...
  42. ncbi Milk as an effective post-exercise rehydration drink
    Susan M Shirreffs
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    Br J Nutr 98:173-80. 2007
    ..did not change during the milk trials whereas there was a marked increase in output between 1 and 2 h after drinking water and the sports drink...
  43. ncbi Infectious disease outbreaks related to drinking water in Canada, 1974-2001
    Corinne J Schuster
    HPRP Project 045032, University of Guelph, ON
    Can J Public Health 96:254-8. 2005
    Recent public attention on drinking water supplies in the aftermath of waterborne infection outbreaks in Walkerton and North Battleford raises questions about safety...
  44. ncbi Changes in caffeine intake and long-term weight change in men and women
    Esther Lopez-Garcia
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:674-80. 2006
    ..The long-term effects of caffeine intake on weight have not been examined prospectively...
  45. ncbi Water drinking in the management of orthostatic intolerance due to orthostatic hypotension, vasovagal syncope and the postural tachycardia syndrome
    C J Mathias
    Neurovascular Medicine Unit, Imperial College London at St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Eur J Neurol 11:613-9. 2004
    Water drinking recently has been shown to raise blood pressure in normal subjects and in patients with autonomic failure who have orthostatic hypotension...
  46. ncbi Detection of Helicobacter pylori by PCR but not culture in water and biofilm samples from drinking water distribution systems in England
    C L Watson
    Laboratory of Enteric Pathogens, Specialist and Reference Microbiology Division, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    J Appl Microbiol 97:690-8. 2004
    ..To investigate treated water distribution systems in England as a source of Helicobacter pylori...
  47. ncbi GABA(A) receptor activation in the lateral parabrachial nucleus induces water and hypertonic NaCl intake
    J C Callera
    Department of Basic Science, School of Dentistry, Paulista State University, UNESP, Aracatuba, SP, Brazil
    Neuroscience 134:725-35. 2005
    ..Therefore the activation of GABA(A) receptors in the lateral parabrachial nucleus induces strong NaCl intake, a small ingestion of water and pressor responses, without changes on food intake...
  48. ncbi Micronuclei as biomarkers of carcinogen exposure in populations exposed to arsenic through drinking water in West Bengal, India: a comparative study in three cell types
    Anamika Basu
    Division of Human Genetics and Genomics, Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, 4, Raja S C Mullick Road, Jadavpur, Calcutta 700 032, India
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:820-7. 2004
    ..The three cell types were collected from 163 residents exposed to high levels of arsenic in drinking water (214.7213 +/- 9...
  49. ncbi Human urocortin 2, a corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF)2 agonist, and ovine CRF, a CRF1 agonist, differentially alter feeding and motor activity
    Eric P Zorrilla
    Department of Neuropharmacology, CVN 7, The Scripps Research Institute, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 310:1027-34. 2004
    ..The results suggest the existence of distinct forms of CRF1- and CRF2-mediated anorexia...
  50. ncbi Effects of 4-tert-octylphenol given in drinking water for 4 months on the male reproductive system of Fischer 344 rats
    Charles A Blake
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology and Anatomy, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 18:43-51. 2004
    ..We now report the effects of OP in drinking water ( 1 x 10(-5), 1 x 10(-7) or 1 x 10 (-9) M) on the male reproductive system...
  51. ncbi Effect of drinking green tea on age-associated accumulation of Maillard-type fluorescence and carbonyl groups in rat aortic and skin collagen
    Dong Up Song
    Chonnam National University Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Hakdong 5, Donggu, Kwangju 501 746, Korea
    Arch Biochem Biophys 397:424-9. 2002
    ..In this study, 6-month-old female Sprague-Dawley rats were fed green tea extract (50 mg/100 ml in drinking water) up to the age of 22 months, and the age-associated changes in Maillard-type fluorescence and carbonyl ..
  52. ncbi Strategies to assess systemic exposure of chemicals in subchronic/chronic diet and drinking water studies
    Shakil A Saghir
    Toxicology and Environmental Research and Consulting, The Dow Chemical Company, 1803 Building, Midland, MI 48674, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 211:245-60. 2006
    ..daily doses of chemicals, diurnal variations in blood levels, and rough elimination rates in subchronic feeding/drinking water studies, utilizing a minimal number of blood samples...
  53. ncbi Faecal contamination of a municipal drinking water distribution system in association with Campylobacter jejuni infections
    Tarja Pitkänen
    Department of Environmental Health, National Public Health Institute KTL, Laboratory of Environmental Microbiology, P O Box 95, FI 70701 Kuopio, Finland
    J Water Health 6:365-76. 2008
    ..together with high counts of Escherichia coli, other coliforms and intestinal enterococci were detected from drinking water of a municipal distribution system in eastern Finland in August 2004. Three patients with a positive C...
  54. ncbi Improvement of skin symptoms and mineral imbalance by drinking deep sea water in patients with atopic eczema/dermatitis syndrome (AEDS)
    Hajime Kimata
    Department of Allergy, Unitika Central Hospital, Uji City, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
    Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove) 45:83-4. 2002
    ....
  55. ncbi Speciation and distribution of vanadium in drinking water iron pipe corrosion by-products
    Tammie L Gerke
    Department of Geology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0013, USA
    Sci Total Environ 408:5845-53. 2010
    Vanadium (V) when ingested from drinking water in high concentrations (>15 μg L(-1)) is a potential health risk and is on track to becoming a regulated contaminant...
  56. pmc Drinking carrot juice increases total antioxidant status and decreases lipid peroxidation in adults
    Andrew S Potter
    Department of Human Sciences, Texas A and M University Kingsville, Kingsville, TX 78363, USA
    Nutr J 10:96. 2011
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to determine whether drinking fresh carrot juice influences antioxidant status and cardiovascular risk markers in subjects not modifying their ..
  57. pmc Drinking to our health: can beverage companies cut calories while maintaining profits?
    S Kleiman
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Obes Rev 13:258-74. 2012
    ....
  58. ncbi Fluid intake and the risk of urothelial cell carcinomas in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Martine M Ros
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 128:2695-708. 2011
    ..In conclusion, total usual fluid intake is not associated with UCC risk in EPIC. The relationships observed for some fluids may be due to chance, but further investigation of the role of all types of fluid is warranted...
  59. ncbi Determining behavioral factors for interventions to increase safe water consumption: a cross-sectional field study in rural Ethiopia
    Alexandra Claudia Huber
    SIAM, Eawag Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Ueberlandstrasse 133, P O Box 611, Duebendorf 8600, Switzerland
    Int J Environ Health Res 23:96-107. 2013
    ..It was found that perceived distance, factual knowledge, commitment, and taste strongly influenced participants' consumption behavior and therefore should be tackled for interventions...
  60. ncbi The response to naltrexone in ethanol-drinking rats depends on early environmental experiences
    Loudin Daoura
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, Neuropharmacology, Addiction and Behaviour, Uppsala University, P O Box 591, SE 751 24 Uppsala, Sweden
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 99:626-33. 2011
    ..The present study highlights the importance of not only considering genetics but also environmental factors when identifying individual responses to naltrexone...
  61. ncbi Lipid peroxidation in the kidney of rats treated with V and/or Mg in drinking water
    Agnieszka Scibior
    Department of Cell Biology, Institute of Environmental Protection, John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland
    J Appl Toxicol 30:487-96. 2010
    ..In conclusion, V (as NaVO(3)) consumed by the rats with drinking water at a dose of 12.9 mg V kg(-1) b.w...
  62. ncbi Effects of drinking supplementary water at school on cognitive performance in children
    Roberta Fadda
    Department of Pedagogy, Psychology and Philosophy, University of Cagliari, via Is Mirrionis 1, 09123 Cagliari, Italy
    Appetite 59:730-7. 2012
    We investigated the beneficial effects of drinking supplementary water during the school day on the cognitive performance and transitory subjective states, such as fatigue or vigor, in 168 children aged between 9 and 11years who were ..
  63. ncbi Choroidal thickness change after water drinking is greater in angle closure than in open angle eyes
    Karun S Arora
    Glaucoma Center of Excellence, Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:6393-402. 2012
    To study change in choroidal thickness (CT) after water drinking test (WDT), comparing angle closure (AC) to open angle (OA) eyes.
  64. pmc Plain-water intake and risk of type 2 diabetes in young and middle-aged women
    An Pan
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1454-60. 2012
    ..The replacement of caloric beverages such as sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) and fruit juices with noncaloric beverages such as plain water has been recommended for diabetes prevention...
  65. ncbi Fluid consumption and the risk of bladder cancer: results of a multicenter case-control study
    B Geoffroy-Perez
    U 170 National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM, Batiment INSERM, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Int J Cancer 93:880-7. 2001
    ..Our results do not support an association between total fluid consumption and bladder cancer risk. The role of the different types of fluid consumed, confounding factors and bias in the present analysis are discussed...
  66. pmc Acceptance and use of eight arsenic-safe drinking water options in Bangladesh
    Jennifer Inauen
    Eawag Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Department of System Analysis, Integrated Assessment and Modelling, Dubendorf, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 8:e53640. 2013
    Arsenic contamination of drinking water is a serious public health threat...
  67. ncbi Drinking water consumption patterns in Canadian communities (2001-2007)
    S M Roche
    Department of Population Medicine, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    J Water Health 10:69-86. 2012
    ..East Kootenay and Northern Interior Regions, British Columbia (2001 to 2007) was performed to investigate the drinking water consumption patterns of Canadians and to identify factors associated with the volume of tap water consumed...
  68. ncbi Effects of metered versus bolus water consumption on urine production and rehydration
    Eric J Jones
    Dept of Kinesiology and Health Science, Stephen F Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 20:139-44. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that rehydration rate is a factor in fluid-balance response. For situations in which available fluid volume is restricted, greater hydration efficiency is highly desirable...
  69. ncbi Impact of change in sweetened caloric beverage consumption on energy intake among children and adolescents
    Y Claire Wang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, 600 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:336-43. 2009
    ..To estimate the net caloric impact from replacing sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) with alternatives in children and adolescents in naturalistic settings...
  70. pmc Health effects of arsenic and chromium in drinking water: recent human findings
    Allan H Smith
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:107-22. 2009
    ..New studies address the dose-response relationship between drinking-water arsenic concentrations and skin lesions, and new findings have emerged concerning arsenic and ..
  71. pmc Intakes of plain water, moisture in foods and beverages, and total water in the adult US population--nutritional, meal pattern, and body weight correlates: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys 1999-2006
    Ashima K Kant
    Department of Family, Nutrition, and Exercise Sciences, Queens College of the City University of New York, Flushing, 11367, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:655-63. 2009
    ..There is a surprising paucity of studies that have systematically examined the correlates of water intake in the US population...
  72. pmc Knowledge of arsenic in drinking-water: risks and avoidance in Matlab, Bangladesh
    Sonia N Aziz
    Virginia Tech, 208 A Hutcheson Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:327-35. 2006
    ..Lack of convenience of safe drinking-water practices lead people to persist in drinking arsenic-contaminated water.
  73. ncbi Characterization and determination of chloro- and bromo-benzoquinones as new chlorination disinfection byproducts in drinking water
    Yuli Zhao
    Division of Analytical and Environmental Toxicology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2G3
    Anal Chem 82:4599-605. 2010
    ..These haloquinones are suspected bladder carcinogens and are likely produced during drinking water disinfection treatment...
  74. ncbi Glucagon-like peptide 1(7-36) amide's central inhibition of feeding and peripheral inhibition of drinking are abolished by neonatal monosodium glutamate treatment
    M Tang-Christensen
    Department of Medical Anatomy, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Diabetes 47:530-7. 1998
    ..whereas rostral sensory circumventricular organs may be responsible for the inhibitory action of GLP-1 on drinking. To further investigate the role of these blood-brain-barrier-free areas in GLP-1-induced inhibition of ingestive ..
  75. ncbi Reduced anterior hippocampal formation volume in hyponatremic schizophrenic patients
    M B Goldman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Hippocampus 17:554-62. 2007
    ..The findings strengthen the hypothesis that anterior hippocampal formation pathology disrupts functional connectivity with other limbic structures in schizophrenia...
  76. ncbi Solar and photocatalytic disinfection of protozoan, fungal and bacterial microbes in drinking water
    J Lonnen
    Department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, Maurice Shock Building, School of Medicine, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 9HN, UK
    Water Res 39:877-83. 2005
    ..A reduction of only 1.7 log units was recorded for spores of Bacillus subtilis. Both SODIS and SPC-DIS were ineffective against the cyst stage of A. polyphaga...
  77. ncbi Organochlorine pesticide residues in wheat and drinking water samples from Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Neela Bakore
    Environmental Toxicology Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India
    Environ Monit Assess 98:381-9. 2004
    ..The present study was therefore conducted to evaluate the pesticide contamination in wheat flour and drinking water from Jaipur City, Rajasthan, India using Gas Chromatograph...
  78. ncbi Randomised clinical trial: the effects of amitriptyline on drinking capacity and symptoms in patients with functional dyspepsia, a double-blind placebo-controlled study
    B Braak
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 34:638-48. 2011
    ..Functional dyspepsia is one of the most prevalent (15-40%) functional gastrointestinal disorders. Antidepressants such as amitriptyline are often used in these patients, but clinical studies are currently lacking...
  79. pmc Nine-year study of the occurrence of culturable viruses in source water for two drinking water treatment plants and the influent and effluent of a Wastewater Treatment Plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (August 1994 through July 2003)
    Gerald Sedmak
    Virology Division, City of Milwaukee Health Department, 841 N Broadway, Room 205, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:1042-50. 2005
    ..Lake Michigan source water for two local drinking water treatment plants (DWTPs) was also tested monthly for culturable viruses by passing 200 liters of source ..
  80. pmc Effect of drinking on adiponectin in healthy men and women: a randomized intervention study of water, ethanol, red wine, and beer with or without alcohol
    Armin Imhof
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Cardiology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Diabetes Care 32:1101-3. 2009
    ..Moderate alcohol consumption is associated with reduced incidence of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular mortality and increases adiponectin concentrations, but effects might differ according to sex and beverage consumed...
  81. ncbi Water drinking improves orthostatic tolerance in patients with posturally related syncope
    Victoria E Claydon
    Institute for Cardiovascular Research, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 110:343-52. 2006
    Water drinking improves OT (orthostatic tolerance) in healthy volunteers; however, responses to water in patients with PRS (posturally related syncope) are unknown...
  82. ncbi Does the provision of cooled filtered water in secondary school cafeterias increase water drinking and decrease the purchase of soft drinks?
    J L Loughridge
    Community Dietitian for Schools, North Tyneside, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, UK
    J Hum Nutr Diet 18:281-6. 2005
    ..The study aimed to measure the effect of health promotion and the free provision of cooled filtered water on the consumption of water and soft drinks. It also aimed to explore students' views of drinking water provision.
  83. ncbi Exploration for unknown substances in rapeseed oil that shorten survival time of stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Effects of super critical gas extraction fractions
    Naoki Ohara
    Hatano Research Institute, Food and Drug Safety Center, 729 5 Ochiai, Hadano, Kanagawa 257 8523, Japan
    Food Chem Toxicol 44:952-63. 2006
    ..5% NaCl in drinking water)...
  84. ncbi Osmosensitive mechanisms contribute to the water drinking-induced pressor response in humans
    A Lipp
    Department of Neurology, Medical University Charité, Berlin, Germany
    Neurology 65:905-7. 2005
    Water drinking elicits a sympathetically mediated pressor response in multiple-system atrophy patients through an unknown mechanism...
  85. ncbi Formation of nonculturable Escherichia coli in drinking water
    L A Bjergbaek
    Section of Environmental Engineering, Department of Life Sciences, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
    J Appl Microbiol 99:1090-8. 2005
    To examine whether incubation of Escherichia coli in nondisinfected drinking water result in development of cells that are not detectable using standard procedures but maintain a potential for metabolic activity and cell division.
  86. ncbi Eating slowly led to decreases in energy intake within meals in healthy women
    Ana M Andrade
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:1186-91. 2008
    ..Although more study is needed, these data suggest that eating slowly may help to maximize satiation and reduce energy intake within meals...
  87. ncbi Drinking water is associated with weight loss in overweight dieting women independent of diet and activity
    Jodi D Stookey
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2481-8. 2008
    Data from short-term experiments suggest that drinking water may promote weight loss by lowering total energy intake and/or altering metabolism...
  88. ncbi Fluid intake and the risk of bladder cancer in men
    D S Michaud
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:1390-7. 1999
    ..The data on fluid intake in relation to the risk of bladder cancer are inconclusive...
  89. ncbi Arsenic exposure in US public and domestic drinking water supplies: a comparative risk assessment
    Arun Kumar
    Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, Drexel University, 3141 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:245-54. 2010
    Although approximately 35 million people in the US obtain drinking water from domestic wells, few studies have investigated the risk of arsenic exposure from this source...
  90. ncbi A short history of beverages and how our body treats them
    A Wolf
    Schools of Medicine and Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Obes Rev 9:151-64. 2008
    ..Second, carbohydrate and alcohol-containing beverages may produce an incomplete satiation sequence which prevents us from becoming satiated on these beverages...
  91. ncbi Association between trihalomethane concentrations in drinking water and adverse pregnancy outcome in Taiwan
    Chun Yuh Yang
    Institute of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Kaohsiung Medical University, 100 Shih Chuan 1st Rd, Kaohsiung City, 80708, Taiwan
    Environ Res 104:390-5. 2007
    Chlorination has been the major strategy for disinfection of drinking water in Taiwan...
  92. ncbi Hyponatremia among runners in the Boston Marathon
    Christopher S D Almond
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1550-6. 2005
    ..We studied a cohort of marathon runners to estimate the incidence of hyponatremia and to identify the principal risk factors...
  93. pmc Comparison of 2 interventions for liquid aspiration on pneumonia incidence: a randomized trial
    Joanne Robbins
    William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, and University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:509-18. 2008
    ..Aspiration pneumonia is common among frail elderly persons with dysphagia. Although interventions to prevent aspiration are routinely used in these patients, little is known about the effectiveness of those interventions...
  94. ncbi Lack of genotoxic effects in hematopoietic and gastrointestinal cells of mice receiving chromium(VI) with the drinking water
    Silvio De Flora
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Genoa, Via A Pastore 1, I 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Mutat Res 659:60-7. 2008
    ..We demonstrated that administration of very high doses of chromium(VI) with the drinking water does not induce any clastogenic effect in hematopoietic cells of adult mice and their fetuses...
  95. pmc Perceptions about availability and adequacy of drinking water in a large California school district
    Anisha I Patel
    Department of Pediatrics and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A39. 2010
    ..We explored perceptions about the adequacy of drinking water provision in a large California school district to develop policies and programs to encourage student water ..
  96. ncbi The effects of fluid restriction on hydration status and subjective feelings in man
    Susan M Shirreffs
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough LE11 3TU, UK
    Br J Nutr 91:951-8. 2004
    ..Thirst increased from 0-13 h of FR then did not increase further (P>0.05). The subjects reported feelings of headache during the FR trial and also that their ability to concentrate and their alertness were reduced...
  97. ncbi Effect of long-term treatment with vanadate in drinking water on KK mice with genetic non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
    W Ding
    Department of Environment Biochemistry, Yamanashi Institute of Environmental Sciences, Japan
    Biol Trace Elem Res 80:159-74. 2001
    ..Five-week-old male KK mice were administrated with a solution of AMV via drinking water at concentrations of vanadium (V) with 0.1, 1.0, 10 and 100 microg/mL for a period of 10 wk, respectively...
  98. ncbi Royal jelly ameliorates insulin resistance in fructose-drinking rats
    Yoshito Zamami
    Department of Clinical Pharmaceutical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Okayama, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 31:2103-7. 2008
    ..present study was designed to investigate the effects of RJ on insulin resistance (hyperinsulinemia) in fructose-drinking rats (FDR; insulin resistance animal model)...
  99. ncbi Effects of Microcystis cells, cell extracts and lipopolysaccharide on drinking and liver function in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum
    J H Best
    Division of Environmental and Applied Biology, School of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, DD1 4HN Dundee, UK
    Aquat Toxicol 64:419-26. 2003
    ..b>Drinking rate increased with increasing dosage of bacterial LPS alone...
  100. ncbi Maintained total body water content and serum sodium concentrations despite body mass loss in female ultra-runners drinking ad libitum during a 100 km race
    Beat Knechtle
    Facharzt FMH fur Allgemeinmedizin, Gesundheitszentrum St Gallen, Vadianstrasse 26, 9001 St Gallen, Switzerland
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 19:83-90. 2010
    ..Female ultra- runners consuming fluids ad libitum during the race experienced no fluid overload, and ad libitum drinking protects against exercise-associated hyponatremia...
  101. ncbi Case-control study of bladder cancer and drinking water arsenic in the western United States
    Craig Steinmaus
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:1193-201. 2003
    Numerous epidemiologic investigations have identified links between high concentrations of arsenic in drinking water and cancer, although the risks at lower exposures are largely unknown...

Research Grants77

  1. Novel Mitochondrial Mechanisms of Ethanol-Induced Cardiac Injury in Aged Females
    DONNA HOPE KORZICK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..As such, while light-to-moderate drinking has been associated with protection from heart disease, heavy drinking is associated with the development of ..
  2. Cellular Signaling in Alcoholism
    Subhash C Pandey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Thus, alcohol tolerance can thereby promote increased alcohol drinking and maintain alcohol addictive behaviors...
  3. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF COMPLEX MIXTURE TOXICITY
    Alvaro Puga; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..BaP-inducible gene expression;(2) to evaluate how chronic exposure to environmentally relevant chromium doses in drinking water affects BaP toxicity and carcinogenicity...
  4. DNA Methylation in Ethanol Drinking Behavior
    David P Gavin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our principal objective is to determine the role of DNA demethylation in alcohol-drinking behavior utilizing two separate animal models...
  5. Triggers of Abruptio Placentae - A Case Crossover Study of an Ischemic Placental
    Michelle A Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., habitual alcohol consumption and physical activity) and triggering effects of factors such as binge drinking or extreme physical exertion. Results will also yield new insights into the inherited genetic bases of AP...
  6. Signaling Mechanisms in Alcohol Drinking Behaviors
    Subhash C Pandey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..provided by applicant): A variety of factors, including genetic traits, may mediate the development of alcohol-drinking behaviors...
  7. Alcohol-Induced Bone Resorption: The Role of Oxidative Stress
    Martin J J Ronis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..EtOH, particularly at higher concentrations characteristic of binge drinking, can increase bone resorption...
  8. Transplacental Arsenic Induced Hepatic Dysfunction and Vascular Disease
    J Christopher States; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..arsenic exposure induced liver disease may predispose to atherogenesis, and widespread exposure to arsenic in drinking water in the U.S. likely contributes to atherogenesis and death from cardiovascular disease...
  9. The effect of trichloroethylene exposure on adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Iman Hassan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..TCE is a common drinking water contaminant, and is currently ranked 16th on the Superfund Priority List of Hazardous Substances [2]...
  10. Novel SCID rat models for human cell transplantation studies
    Joseph C Ruiz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the expression of the Ada mini-gene;expression can be rapidly induced by providing doxycycline (dox) in the drinking water of the animals...
  11. Arsenic Exposure, Genetic Determinants and Diabetes Risk in a Family Study
    Ana Navas-Acien; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Arsenic in drinking water is a major concern for US populations who live in small rural communities...
  12. Hematopoietic Stem Cells (HSCs) as Juvenile Protective Factors that Alter Aging
    David E Harrison; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..to 5-fluorouricil (5-FU) and b) uptake and dilution of bromodeoxyuridine (BrdU) after 1, 3, and 10 days in drinking water. Aim 3: That the rate of apoptosis is slower in B6 than in BALB...
  13. Enhanced Membrane Systems for Supplying Quality Drinking Water
    Andrew Feiring; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION: Enhanced Membrane System for Supplying Quality Drinking Water Contaminants in Drinking Water: While many of the traditional waterborne diseases (cholera, typhoid) are now uncommon in the developed world, the continue to be a ..
  14. Interrelationships among nutrients involved in one-carbon metabolism in Banglades
    MEGAN NINA HALL; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Roughly 140 million people in over 70 countries are chronically exposed to As-contaminated drinking water at concentrations far exceeding the World Health Organization standard of 10 5g/L...
  15. Developing a murine model for arsenic-induced skin neoplasm
    Mohammad Athar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..exposure is much grimmer as more than 100 million humans throughout the world consume arsenic contaminated drinking water. Inorganic arsenic is a known human carcinogen and therefore is a well-defined threat to human health...
  16. Early social stress, novelty seeking, and impulsive behavior
    David M Lyons; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..however, as it increases the prevalence of reckless driving, pathological gambling, unprotected sex, under-age drinking, and other forms of alcohol and drug abuse...
  17. Histone Methylation: a role in excessive ethanol intake and self-administration
    Jennifer A Rinker; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We predict that ethanol consumption, in both binge-drinking and operant self- administration paradigms, will increase deltaFosB and decrease H3K9me2, G9a and GLP (Specific ..
  18. RRSS #08: Evaluating Prevalence HPV Infection Among Head and Neck Cancer Patients
    Dennis M Deapen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Patients with HPV-positive HNSCC tend to be younger and free of smoking and drinking history, the majority of them are females...
  19. Arsenic co-carcinogenesis with UVR: nitrosation and oxidation of target proteins
    Ke Jian Liu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Widespread human exposure to arsenic through drinking water at levels in excess of the Environmental Protection Agency and World Health Organization minimum contaminant level of 10 [unreadable]g/L is ..
  20. Epidemiological Research on Autism in Jamaica
    Mohammad H Rahbar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..we will administer a questionnaire to assess the demographic and socioeconomic position, occupation, smoking and drinking status of the parents...
  21. Detection of engineered nanomaterials in drinking water, food, commercial product
    Paul K Westerhoff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..organizations ranks as a top priority the need to develop methods to quantify nanomaterials in matrices including drinking water, commercial products, blood and other biological matrices...
  22. Biosynthesis of Microbial Isoprenoids
    David E Cane; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..are also the cause of periodic, widely occurring, and costly episodes of unpleasant taste and odor in public drinking water supplies and in aquaculture...
  23. Genetic Vulnerability to Alcohol Withdrawal and Genetically Correlated Behaviors
    Kari J Buck; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..e., ethanol preference drinking, and withdrawal from other abused sedative-hypnotic drugs)...
  24. Homocysteine and Angiotensin II in Renovascular Remodeling
    Utpal Sen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Control animals will receive only vehicle. In a separate group of animals FA (0.015g/L, in drinking water) will be introduced after 2 weeks of Ang II infusion and will be continued until the end of experiments (..
  25. The Greatest Generation: The NAS-NRC WWII Twin Registry as a Scientific Resource
    Margaret Gatz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We will use the data to address the following illustrative research questions: (a) We will test whether moderate drinking is protective against cardiovascular disease and diabetes, relative to abstaining and heavier drinking...
  26. Copper's Role in Brain LRP-mediated Abeta Efflux and Aging
    Rashid Deane; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our preliminary data using mice dosed with tracer levels of Cu in their drinking water showed: 1) increased Cu levels and decreased LRP protein levels in brain microvessels, 2) increased brain A[..
  27. Chronic ethanol, B cell competence and lymphoid integrity
    Thomas J Waldschmidt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In order to better mimic chronic alcoholism, as well as fetal alcohol exposure, we have exploited the ethanol-in-drinking-water mouse model that allows for long-term alcohol consumption without nutritional deprivation or systemic ..
  28. Frontal Lobe Injury and Executive Control of Cognition and Emotion
    Diane Swick; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..major depression is highly correlated with the severity of PTSD symptoms, and the frequency of problematic drinking is substantially elevated...
  29. Epidemiological Research on Autism in Jamaica - Phase II
    Mohammad H Rahbar; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..we will administer a questionnaire to assess the demographic and socioeconomic position, occupation, smoking and drinking status of the parents...
  30. SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMAS - EFFECTS OF RETINOIDS
    Lorraine J Gudas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..this grant, we developed a novel mouse model of oral cavity carcinogenesis, the "4-nitroquinoline-1 oxide (4-NQO) drinking water" model [2]...
  31. Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws (EUDL)
    Christopher Spera; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Underage drinking can result in a range of adverse short- and long-term consequences, including academic and/or social problems;..
  32. Bangladesh Centre for Global Environmental and Occupational Health
    Dewan Shamsul Alam; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The WHO has designated arsenic in drinking water in Bangladesh as the largest mass poisoning event in human history...
  33. TARGETING FLIP FOR PROSTATE CANCER PREVENTION
    Addanki P Kumar; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Escalating doses of 2-ME will be provided in drinking water for 6 weeks starting at 12 weeks of age...
  34. Mechanisms of Arsenic-Induced Developmental Toxicity
    Lisa Bain; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Arsenic is an enormous public health problem as it is a contaminant of drinking water in many parts of the world...
  35. NeuroMolecular consequences of adolescent binge drinking
    Toni R Pak; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..that approximately 2, 8, 20, and 50% of teenagers aged 12, 14, 16, and 18 years, respectively, engaged in binge drinking behavior in the month prior to the survey...
  36. Self-Determination Theory and Lifestyle Behaviors in Barrett's Esophagus Patients
    HODA J BADR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..counseling to achieve a healthy body weight, engage in physical activity, stop smoking, and refrain from drinking alcohol is the standard of care for newly diagnosed BE patients...
  37. Nonheme Diiron Centers and the Biological Oxidation of Hydrocarbons
    Stephen J Lippard; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..BMMs have been applied for the bioremediation of contaminated seawater, polluted soil environments, and impure drinking water...
  38. Role of AIE in Epigenetic and Behavioral Changes at Adulthood
    Subhash C Pandey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Binge drinking of alcohol is highly prevalent during adolescence, which is an important period of emotional maturation in the brain...
  39. Ethical and Legal Challenges in Communicating Individual Biomonitoring and Person
    Rachel Morello-Frosch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for California's Biomonitoring Program, a cohort health study, a biomonitoring study of PFOA exposure from drinking water, and advocacy biomonitoring studies of the need for better US chemical policies...
  40. Environmental arsenic and diabetes mellitus
    Miroslav Styblo; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..in various geographical regions, including the US, are exposed to unsafe levels of inorganic arsenic (iAs) in drinking water. The research of the effects of chronic exposure to iAs has commonly focused on its carcinogenic potency...
  41. Role of Mitochondrial Aldehyde Dehydrogenases in Ethanol Metabolism and Toxicity
    Vasilis Vasiliou; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..is associated with polymorphisms in the human aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) enzymes;these may influence drinking behavior and risk for developing alcoholic liver disease...
  42. Pilot Study of Arsenic, UV and Melanoma in a Non-Hispanic White Population
    Janice W Yager; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..In parallel, the association between arsenic drinking water levels and in vivo DNA repair capacity in melanoma and non-melanoma patients will be evaluated controlling ..
  43. Dissecting the Role of Unfolded Protein Response in Alcoholic Liver Disease
    Ling Qi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Moreover, ER stress was observed in two chronic-binge drinking mouse models with more severe forms of liver injury...
  44. NAPS2 Continuation Genome Wide Association Study of Pancreatitis
    DAVID CLEMENT WHITCOMB; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..majority of patients with RAP or CP are not alcoholics;that smoking is an independent risk factor for CP;and that drinking and smoking effects are additive...
  45. GENETIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE COURSE OF ALCOHOL USE IN WOMEN
    Carolyn E Sartor; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Her research focuses on problem drinking behaviors and associated psychiatric disorders from the adolescent to young adult years, with an emphasis on the ..
  46. Effect of Baclofen on Alcohol Cue-Elicited Urges to Drink and Smoke
    GEORGE ANTHONY KENNA; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Currently, there are no approved medications able to reduce both alcohol drinking and smoking in individuals with alcohol and nicotine co-dependencies...
  47. Adolescent Alcohol,Dysregulated Stress System, and PTSD Vulnerability
    GERHARD H SCHULTEIS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Recent surveys of Naval, Marine, and Air Force recruits ages 18-20 report increased incidence of heavy/risky drinking during adolescence relative to the general U.S...
  48. Alcohol and Breast Cancer
    Jia Luo; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alcoholism, alcohol abuse, and the medical complications of excessive drinking are major world-wide health problems. Alcohol is a tumor promoter...
  49. Treatment Implications of Trauma Memory Modulation for PTSD & Alcohol Dependence
    Michael E Saladin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..From a behavior analytic perspective, the mechanism of action for the development of pathological drinking is the escape or avoidance it provides from the emotional distress of PTSD...
  50. System for Decontaminating Well Water for Drinking
    GIRISH SRINIVAS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Approximately 15% of the U.S. population gets their drinking water from wells, cisterns and springs...
  51. Alcohol, Glial Gene Expression and the Heat Shock Pathway
    Neil L Harrison; Fiscal Year: 2010
    b>Drinking alcohol results in a variety of short-term behavioral changes and long-term physiological adaptations that can lead to tolerance and physical dependence...
  52. PERCHLORATE AND THYROID HORMONES IN PREGNANCY AND INFANTS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
    Craig M Steinmaus; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..hormone levels in 2,300 pregnant women and their newborns in San Diego County, an area with known perchlorate drinking water contamination...
  53. Epidemiology of testicular cancer in the Utah population
    Mia Hashibe; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..proximity to specific agricultural activities (as a proxy for pesticide exposure) and exposure to contaminants in drinking water in Utah, which will be linked to the UPDB records...
  54. Effects of Ethanol on Proteasome-HCV Core Protein Interactions
    NATALIA ALEKSANDR OSNA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..will partially explain why the immune system is less able to clear HCV in alcoholic compared to in non-drinking patients...
  55. Mechanisms of regulation of ethanol intake by lateral habenula
    Jiang Hong Ye; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..effects may underlie the dopamine hypofunction and aversive state that may substantially contribute to excessive drinking. We will test this hypothesis by the use of a rat model of chronic intermittent ethanol self-administration (..
  56. Clinical Translation of Nitrite Therapy to Treat Arterial Aging in Humans
    Douglas R Seals; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In old C57/BL6 mice we found that 3 weeks of sodium nitrite supplementation in drinking water reduced aortic pulse wave velocity (PWV), a measure of aortic stiffness, and intrinsic carotid artery ..
  57. Monitoring Social Change: Health, Reproduction, Aging
    Barry M Popkin; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..related data are highly detailed, and include carefully measured dietary intake, physical activity, smoking and drinking data, anthropometrics, blood pressure and limited clinical data from all respondents...
  58. Utility of Phosphatidylethanol for Identification of Fetal Alcohol Exposure
    LUDMILA NICOLE BAKHIREVA; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..alcohol-affected children, has been confounded by the diagnostic requirement of confirming a maternal history of drinking. Maternal self-report is unreliable and conventional ethanol biomarkers are not sensitive enough for a diagnosis ..
  59. A Program of Research and Mentorship on Alcohol Use and Intimate Partner Violence
    Gregory L Stuart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..has shown that IPV perpetration and victimization by both genders is 5-20 times more likely to occur on a drinking day than on a non-drinking day...
  60. Nutrients involved 1-carbon metabolism and the methylation of arsenic and DNA
    MEGAN NINA HALL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Roughly 140 million people in over 70 countries are chronically exposed to As- contaminated drinking water at concentrations far exceeding the World Health Organization standard of 10 [unreadable]g/L...
  61. Quercetin to enhance the bioavailability and activity of green tea polyphenols
    SUSANNE MARGARETE HENNING; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In our previous human intervention study in men drinking 6 cups of green tea daily prior to prostatectomy we demonstrated that GTPs are present in human prostate tissue...
  62. Disclosing Contents of Drinks: Experimental Test on Natural Consumption Behavior
    James E Lange; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and Prevention and specific Challenge Topic, 01-AA-110: The Impact of Alcoholic Beverage Container Labels on Drinking-Related Behaviors and Beliefs...
  63. Solar Water Disinfection: Randomized Intervention Trial
    JOHN COLFORD; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of the population in rural and in peri-urban areas of developing countries have no access to sufficient or clean drinking water free of pathogens...
  64. PARENTAL DRINKING, TOXICANT INTERACTIONS, AND PREGNANCY
    David Savitz; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..identification of the fetal alcohol syndrome two decades ago, the adverse reproductive effects of heavy maternal drinking and maternal alcohol abuse in pregnancy have been well documented...
  65. Developing Web Delivered Coping Skills Training for Women with Alcoholic Partners
    Robert G Rychtarik; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Nearly 1 in 20 adult women in the U.S. are married to or living with an alcoholic or problem drinking partner...
  66. ECONOMIC CONDITIONS AND DRINKING BEHAVIOR
    CHRISTOPHER RUHM; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Availability constrains, such as higher minimum legal drinking ages, indirectly increase costs and so reduce drinking among the affected groups...
  67. NEUROAMINES OF BEER DRINKING RATS AND THEIR OFFSPRING
    FRANCINE LANCASTER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Thus, this proposal has been developed to use a method for voluntary beer drinking by rats to study the influence of maternal beer drinking during pregnancy on nervous system function of the ..
  68. A Novel Nanocomposite Photocatalyst for Water Treatment
    ANUNCIA GONZALEZ MARTIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The availability of safe drinking water is an important health concern...
  69. Cross Ethnic Trends In Drinking, Alcohol Use Disorders And Service Utilization
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The long term goal of this submission is to address health disparities by advancing the epidemiological study of drinking and its associated problems among ethnic groups in the U.S...
  70. ALCOHOL USE AND INJURY OUTCOMES IN THE US ARMY
    Nicole Bell; Fiscal Year: 2000
    This proposed project will combine U.S. Army Health Risk Appraisal (HRA) data, including self-reports of drinking and other risk taking behaviors, with an existing computerized health outcomes database...
  71. ALCOHOL USE AND INJURY OUTCOMES IN THE US ARMY
    Nicole Bell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    This proposed project will combine U.S. Army Health Risk Appraisal (HRA) data, including self-reports of drinking and other risk taking behaviors, with an existing computerized health outcomes database...
  72. ADOLESCENT DRINKING IN THE UNITED STATES AND IRELAND
    Joel Grube; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..a cross-national panel study of social- psychological factors related to the development and maintenance of drinking, problem drinking, and drinking problems among adolescents in the United States and the Republic of Ireland...
  73. Spirituality and Motives for Drinking and Not Drinking
    Thomas Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..advanced regarding this relationship (social control of behavior, socialization into negative attitudes towards drinking, moderation of the impact of distress, etc.), the specific causal mechanisms involved remain unclear...
  74. ALCOHOL AND INJURY IN EMERGENCY ROOMS IN POLAND
    Cheryl Cherpitel; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..1) analyze the prevalence of alcohol-related emergency room (ER) visits in Poland; 2) examine the association of drinking patterns and alcohol- related problems with ER admission for an injury, including the role of alcohol in the ..
  75. Genetic architecture of alcohol misuse candidate endophenotypes
    Godfrey D Pearlson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of this study to explore the genetic underpinnings of a novel fMRI-based putative endophenotype for high-risk drinking in college students, by expanding the type and amount of data being collected in two existing, funded NIAAA ..
  76. WORK RETIREMENT AND DRINKING AMONG BLUE COLLAR WORKERS
    Samuel Bacharach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a continuation of our current 5-year, NIAAA study, which prospectively examines the effect of retirement on the drinking behavior of workers. The purpose of the research is to examine how different levels of social isolation (i.e...