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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Energy & Weight Maintenance
item High proportions of foods recommended for consumption by United States Dietary Guidance contain solid fats and added sugar: Results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (2007-2008) (Mar 2014)
item HUB city steps: a 6-month lifestyle intervention improves blood pressure among a primarily African American community (Mar 2014)
item Do weight loss and adherence cluster within behavioral treatment groups? (Mar 2014)
item Baseline predictors of missed visits in the Look AHEAD Study (Jan 2014)
item Epigenetics in adipose tissue, obesity, weight loss and diabetes (Jan 2014)
item Psychosocial predictors of diet and physical activity in African- Amercians: results from the Delta Body and Soul effectiveness trial, 2010-2011 (Jan 2014)
item A simulation study of the potential effects of whole grain food substitutions on diet quality in Lower Mississippi Delta adults (Oct 2013)
item Prenatal low protein and postnatal high fat diets induce rapid adipose tissue growth by inducing Igf2 expression in Sprague Dawley rat offspring (Oct 2013)
item Human cardiovascular disease IBC chip-wide association with weight loss and weight regain in the look ahead trial (Sep 2013)
item Eicosapentaenoic acid prevents high fat diet-induced metabolic disorders: Genomic and metabolomic analyses of underlying mechanism (Sep 2013)
item Nutritional Epigenomics: A Portal to Disease Prevention (Sep 2013)
item Boosting school kids familiarity with produce may increase consumption for both of them (Jul 2013)
item Barriers and facilitators for consumer adherence to the dietary guidelines for Americans: The health study (Jul 2013)
item Low fat diet with omega-3 fatty acids increases plasma insulin-like growth factor concentration in healthy postmenopausal women (Jul 2013)
item Resonance Raman spectroscopic evaluation of skin carotenoids as a biomarker of Carotenoid Status for Human Studies (Jul 2013)
item Psychosocial changes in the Mississippi communities for healthy living (MCHL) nutrition intervention (Jul 2013)
item Effectiveness of the Mississippi communities for healthy living (MCHL) nutrition intervention (Jul 2013)
item A church-based diet and physical activity intervention for rural, lower Mississippi Delta African American adults: Delta Body and Soul effectiveness study, 2010-2011 (Jun 2013)
item Steps Ahead: Adaptation of physical activity and dietary guidelines for reducing unhealthy weight gain in the Lower Misissippi Delta (May 2013)
item Neighbourhood for playing: using GPS, GIS, and accelerometry to delineate areas within which youth are physically active (May 2013)
item Intensive Weight Loss Intervention in Older Individuals: Results from the Action for Health in Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Trial (May 2013)
item Lifestyle intervention and/or statins for the reduction of C-reactive Protein in Type 2 diabetes: From the Look AHEAD Study (May 2013)
item Perceived importance of dietary protein to prevent weight gain: A national survey among midlife women (May 2013)
item FTO predicts weight regain in the Look AHEAD clinical trial (Apr 2013)
item Total dietary fat and omega-3 fatty acids have modest effects on urinary sex hormones in postmenopausal women (Apr 2013)
item Effect of race of interviewer on energy underreporting from food frequency questionaires in a predominantly African American population (Apr 2013)
item Structured variable selection with q-values (Apr 2013)
item Usability of mobile phone food records to assess dietary intake in adolescents (Apr 2013)
item Vitamin E and Vitamin C supplementation does not prevent glucose intolerance in obese-prone rats (Apr 2013)
item Essential steps in the analysis of NHANES dietary data (Apr 2013)
item Closing the energy gap through passive energy expenditure (Apr 2013)
item Evaluation of long-chain n3 fatty acid content in diploid and triploid rainbow trout (Apr 2013)
item Metabolomic and genomic profiling of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid effects on muscle metabolism in mice fed a high fat diet (Apr 2013)
item Skin total carotenoids predict plasma carotenoid levels during a 28-week experimental feeding study with varying levels of vegetables and fruit (Apr 2013)
item Consumption of carotenoid-rich diet improves plasma inflammatory markers (Apr 2013)
item A standardized method for preparation of potatoes and analysis of their resistant starch content: Variation by cooking method and service temperature (Apr 2013)
item Weight loss maintenance in African-American women: a systematic review of the behavioral lifestyle intervention literature (Apr 2013)
item Plasma oxylipin profiling identifies polyunsaturated vicinal diols as responsive to arachidonic acid and docosahexaenoic acid intake in growing piglets (Mar 2013)
item Issues of fish consumption for cardiovascular disease risk reduction (Mar 2013)
item Using focus groups to inform an intervention to promote adoption of the DGA among African American children in the Lower Mississippi Delta (Mar 2013)
item Leucine and protein metabolism in obese zucker rats (Mar 2013)
item A dairy-based high calcium diet improves glucose homeostasis and reduces steatosis in the context of pre-existing obesity (Mar 2013)
item Effects of sugar-sweetened beverages on plasma acylation stimulating protein, leptin, and adiponectin: Relationships with metabolic outcomes (Mar 2013)
item The long-term effectiveness of a lifestyle intervention in severely obese individuals (Mar 2013)
item Systolic blood pressure reactivity during submaximal exercise and acute psychological stress in youth (Mar 2013)
item Fluorescence lifetime analysis and effect of magnesium ions on binding of NADH to human aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 (Feb 2013)
item Estimating dietary costs of low-income women in California: A comparison of two approaches (Feb 2013)
item S-Glutathionylation of hepatic and visceral adipose proteins decreases in obese rats (Feb 2013)
item Dose-dependent consumption of farmed Atlantic salmon (salmo salar) increases plasma phospholipid n-3 fatty acids differentially (Feb 2013)
item A comparison of the accuracy of self reported intake vs. measured intake of a laboratory overeating episode in obese women with and without binge eating disorder (Feb 2013)
item Comparison of GT3X accelerometer and Yamax pedometer steps/day in a free-living sample of overweight and obese adults (Feb 2013)
item Four-year analysis of cardiovascular disease risk factors, depression symptoms, and antidepressant medicine use in the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) clinical trial of weight loss in diabetes (Jan 2013)
item Effect of varying accelerometry criteria on physical activity: the Look AHEAD Study (Jan 2013)
item Indicated prevention of adult obesity: reference data for weight normalization in overweight children (Jan 2013)
item Food characteristics, long-term habituation and energy intake. Laboratory and field studies (Jan 2013)
item Association of an intensive lifestyle intervention with remission of Type 2 diabetes (Dec 2012)
item Increased lipolysis and altered lipid homeostasis protect y-synuclein null mutant mice from diet-induced obesity (Dec 2012)
item Four-year change in cardiorespiratory fitness and influence on glycemic control in adults with Type 2 diabetes in a randomized trial (Dec 2012)
item Leptin differentially regulates STAT3 activation in the ob/ob mice adipose mesenchymal stem cells (Dec 2012)
item Preschool children with lower executive function may be more vulnerable to emotional-based eating in the absence of hunger (Dec 2012)
item Adaptation to study design challenges in rural health disparities community research (Dec 2012)
item Lentil (Lens culinaris L.): A prebiotic carbohydrate-rich whole food legume (Nov 2012)
item Dairy food consumption and meal-induced cortisol response interact to influence weight loss in overweight women undergoing a 12-week meal-controlled weight loss intervention (Nov 2012)
item Several steps/day indicators predict changes in anthropometric outcomes: HUB city steps (Nov 2012)
item Type 2 diabetes associated changes in the plasma non-esterified fatty acids, oxylipins and endocannabinoids (Nov 2012)
item The built environment moderates effects of family-based childhood obesity treatment over two years (Oct 2012)
item Lifestyle intervention improves heart rate recovery from exercise in adults with Type 2 diabetes: Results from the Look AHEAD Study (Oct 2012)
item Nominal group technique-elicited barriers and facilitators to following the Dietary Guidelines for solid fats and added sugars in children: The HEALTH Study (Oct 2012)
item Understanding barriers to dietary guideline adherence: The HEALTH Study (Oct 2012)
item Efficacy of family-based weight control program for pre-school children in primary care (Sep 2012)
item Adipose dysfunction, interaction of reactive oxygen species, and inflammation (Sep 2012)
item Use of an open-loop system to increase physical activity (Sep 2012)
item Increased Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxykinase (PEPCK) Gene Expression and Steatosis During Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Subgenome Replication: Role of Nonstructural Component-5A (NS5A) and CCAAT/Enhancer Binding Protein ß (C/EBPß) (Sep 2012)
item How UAPB students eat: Preliminary results (Sep 2012)
item Identification of attributes that promote the adoption and implementation of 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (Sep 2012)
item Peak stepping cadence in free-living adults: 2005-2006 NHANES (Sep 2012)
item Utilizing the RE-AIM Framework in formative evaluation and program planning for a healthy food choice intervention in the Lower Mississippi Delta (Sep 2012)
item Development of an instrument measuring the perceived attributes of implementing a healthy diet innovation in the Lower Mississippi Delta (Sep 2012)
item Association of Type 2 diabetes susceptibility loci with one- year weight loss in the Look AHEAD Clinical Trial (Aug 2012)
item Irf-1 and Mirna126 Modulate Inflammatory Vcam-1 Expression in Response to a High Fat Meal (Aug 2012)
item Synergistic inhibition of interleukin-6 production in adipose stem cells by tart cherry anthocyanins and atorvastatin (Jul 2012)
item Quantitative profiling of oxylipins through comprehensive lc-ms/ms analysis: Application in cardiac surgery (Jul 2012)
item imDEV: a graphical user interface to R multivariate analysis tools in Microsoft Excel (Jul 2012)
item The Nrf2-antioxidant response element pathway: a target for regulating energy metabolism (Jul 2012)
item Decreased expression of adipose CD36 and FATP1 are associated with increased plasma nonesterified fatty acids during prolonged fasting in northern elephant seal pups (Mirounga angustirostris) (Jul 2012)
item Obesity susceptibility loci and dietary intake in the Look AHEAD trial (Jul 2012)
item Validity and reliability of the Delta Healthy Eating Attitudes Scale (Jul 2012)
item Addressing the nutritional needs of university students (Jul 2012)
item Children’s coping after psychological stress: choices among food, physical activity, and television (Jun 2012)
item Excess heart rate and systolic blood pressure during psychological stress in relation to metabolic demand in adolescents (Jun 2012)
item Children's experiences of food insecurity can assist in understanding its effect on their well-being (Jun 2012)
item Nad(p)h:quinone Oxidoreductase 1 Activity Reduces Hypertrophy in 3t3-L1 Adipocytes (Jun 2012)
item Weight loss and fitness improvement in persons with type 2 diabetes: Experiences for the Look AHEAD trial intervention (Jun 2012)
item Basal omega-3 fatty acid status affects fatty acid and oxylipin responses to high-dose n3-HUFA in healthy volunteers (May 2012)
item Development and pilot study findings of the Delta Garden Study (May 2012)
item Lifestyle change and mobility in obese adults with type 2 diabetes (Apr 2012)
item N-3 and n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids differentially regulate adipose angiotensinogen and other inflammatory adipokines in part via NF-kB dependent mechanisms (Apr 2012)
item Effects of pre- and postnatal diets on body compositions of diet-induced obesity prone Sprague-Dawley rats (Mar 2012)
item Variation in metabolic responses to meal challenges differing in glycemic index in healthy women: Is it meaningful? (Mar 2012)
item Twice-weekly consumption of farmed Atlantic salmon increases plasma content of phospholipid n-3 fatty acids (Mar 2012)
item Understanding American-Indian children’s perceived barriers and facilitators to following the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA) (Mar 2012)
item Skipping breakfast is associated with lower physical activity energy expenditure in young healthy women (Mar 2012)
item Maternal low protein diet and postnatal high fat diet increases adipose imprinted gene expression (Mar 2012)
item Within subject variation of satiety hormone responses to a standard lunch (Mar 2012)
item Feeding practices correlated with authoritative parenting style and responsive feeding style scores (Mar 2012)
item Increased dietary saturated fat intake is negatively associated with compliance to exercise regimen and improvement in fitness parameters. (Mar 2012)
item Variations in metabolic responses to meal challenges differing in glycemic index in healthy women: Is it meaningful? (Mar 2012)
item Low dietary protein intake during pregnancy differentially affects mitochondrial copy number in stromal vascular cells from subcutaneous versus visceral adipose tissue in the offspring (Mar 2012)
item Dermal carotenoids as measured by resonance Raman spectroscopy as a biomarker of response to a fruit/vegetable intervention study (Mar 2012)
item Designing a culturally sensitive intervention promoting nutrition and physical activity in a selected population in rural Louisiana (Mar 2012)
item The effect of dietary fat and omega-3 fatty acids on whole body lipid oxidation (Mar 2012)
item Community based lifestyle intervention improves body weight, anthropometric, and fitness parameters (Mar 2012)
item Patterns of weight change associated with long-term weight change and cardiovascular disease risk factors in the look AHEAD study (Mar 2012)
item Formative evaluation for promoting adoption of the DGA, 2005 among African American parents and children in the Lower Mississippi Delta (Mar 2012)
item Effect of clothing weight on body weight (Feb 2012)
item Determining the eating habits of UAPB students (Feb 2012)
item A dairy-based high calcium diet improves glucose homeostasis and reduces further weight gain in high fat fed mice in the context of pre-existing obesity (Feb 2012)
item Autonomy supportive environments and mastery as basic factors to motivate physical activity in children: a controlled laboratory study (Feb 2012)
item Immunity as a link between obesity and insulin resistance (Feb 2012)
item Metabolic and cardiovascular adjustments during psychological stress and carotid artery intima-media thickness in youth (Feb 2012)
item High fructose feeding induces copper deficiency in Sprague-Dawley rats: A novel mechanism for obesity related fatty liver (Feb 2012)
item Expression of oxidative phosphorylation components in mitochondria of long-living Ames dwarf mice (Feb 2012)
item A high calcium diet containing nonfat dry milk reduces weight gain and associated adipose tissue inflammation in diet-induced obese mice when compared to high calcium alone (Jan 2012)
item Total dietary fat and fatty acid content modifies plasma phospholipid fatty acids, desaturase activity indices, and urinary prostaglandin E in women (Jan 2012)
item Usual energy intake mediated the relationship between food reinforcement and BMI (Jan 2012)
item The effect of simulated ostracism on physical activity behavior in children (Jan 2012)
item Stress and food intake: What's the deal with your meal? (Nov 2011)
item A simulation study of the potenial effects of healthy food and beverage substitutions on diet quality and total energy intake in lower Mississippi Delta adults (Nov 2011)
item Comparative effects of fructose and glucose on lipogenic gene expression and intermediary metabolism in HepG2 liver cells (Nov 2011)
item Emerging perspectives on essential amino acid metabolism in obesity and the insulin-resistant states (Nov 2011)
item School garden and farm to school research and development in Arkansas (Nov 2011)
item Factors influencing enrollment of African Americans in the look AHEAD trial (Nov 2011)
item A short-term physical activity randomized trial in the Lower Mississippi Delta (Oct 2011)
item One-year changes in symptoms of depression and weight in overweight/obese individuals with type 2 diabetes in the look AHEAD study (Oct 2011)
item Simulated reductions in consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages improves dietary in Lower Mississippi Delta adults (Oct 2011)
item Lifestyle modification to promote weight loss in the absence of energy restriction (Oct 2011)
item Assessing face validity of a physical activity questionnaire for Spanish-speaking women in California (Oct 2011)
item Effectiveness of lifestyle interventions for individuals with severe obesity and type 2 diabetes (Oct 2011)
item Four-year weight losses in the look AHEAD study: factors associated with long-term success (Sep 2011)
item Circulating concentrations of monocyte chemoattranctant protein-1, plasminogen activator inhibitor-1, & soluble leukocyte adhesion molecule-1 in overweight/obese men/women consuming fructose-or glucose-sweetened beverages (Sep 2011)
item Consumption of fructose-sweetened beverages for 10 weeks reduces net fat oxidation and energy expenditure in overweight/obese men and women (Sep 2011)
item Baking reduces prostaglandin, resolvin, and hydroxy-fatty acid content of farm-raised Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) (Sep 2011)
item MyPyramid.gov knowledge and access among rural southwest Mississippi African American adolescents (Sep 2011)
item MyPyramid.gov knowledge and access among rural Southwest Mississippi African-American adolescents (Sep 2011)
item Effects of ostracism and social connection-related activities on adolescents’ motivation to eat and energy intake (Aug 2011)
item Effects of dynamic exercise on plasma arachidonic acid epoxides and diols in human volunteers (Aug 2011)
item Step-based translation of physical activity guidelines in the Lower Mississippi Delta (Aug 2011)
item Consumption of fructose and high fructose corn syrup increase postprandial triglycerides, LDL-cholestrol, and apolipoprotein-b in young men and women (Aug 2011)
item Academic partnerships and key leaders emerging from communities in the lower mississippi delta (LMD): a community-based participatory research model (Aug 2011)
item Executive summary: biomarkers of nutrition for development: building a consensus (Aug 2011)
item Effects of industrially produced trans fat on markers of systemic inflammation: evidence from a randomized trial in women (Jul 2011)
item The development and description of the comparison group in the Look AHEAD trial (Jul 2011)
item Benefits of modest weight loss in improving cardiovascular risk factors in overweight and obese individuals with Type 2 diabetes (Jul 2011)
item Patterns of adult stepping cadence in the 2005-2006 NHANES (Jul 2011)
item Interactive effects of dietary restraint and adiposity on stress-induced eating and the food choice of children (Jul 2011)
item Effect of increasing the choice of active options on children’s physical activity (Jul 2011)
item Accelerometer steps/day translation of moderate-to-vigorous activity (Jul 2011)
item Obesity reduces methionine sulfoxide reductase activity in visceral adipose tissue (Jul 2011)
item Health literacy is associated with healthy eating index scores and sugar-sweetened beverage intake: findings from the rural lower Mississippi delta (Jul 2011)
item (n-3) Fatty acids alleviate adipose tissue inflammation and insulin resistance: Mechanistic insights (Jul 2011)
item Metabolic responses to prolonged consumption of glucose- and fructose-sweetened beverages are not associated with postprandial or 24-hour glucose and insulin excursions (Jul 2011)
item Stearidonic and eicosapentaenoic acids inhibit interleukin-6 expression in ob/ob mouse adipose stem cells via toll-like receptor-2-mediated pathways (Jul 2011)
item Factors affecting weight gain and dietary intake in Latino males residing in Mississippi: A preliminary study (Jul 2011)
item Nadh Fluorescence Lifetime Analysis of the Effect of Magnesium Ions on Aldh2 (May 2011)
item A null-mutation in the Znt7 gene accelerates prostate tumor formation in a transgenic adenocarcinoma mouse prostate model (May 2011)
item An optimized method for measuring methylmalonic acid in low volumes of serum using UPLC-MS/MS (May 2011)
item Comparison of Yamax pedometer and GT3X accelerometer steps in a free-living sample (May 2011)
item Intervention to induce short-term increases in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity in the Lower Mississippi Delta (May 2011)
item Accelerometer steps/day translation of moderate-to-vigorous activity (May 2011)
item Translation of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity recommendations into pedometer-based stepping targets in the Lower Mississippi Delta (May 2011)
item Patterns of stepping cadence in the 2005-2006 NHANES (May 2011)
item Patterns of change in daily step counts, where does the change happen? (May 2011)
item Performance on the Iowa gambling task is related to magnitude of weight loss and salivary cortisol in a diet-induced weight loss intervention in overweight women (Apr 2011)
item Metabolic factors, adipose tissue, and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 levels in Type 2 diabetes (Apr 2011)
item Inflammatory phenotyping identifies CD11d as a gene markedly induced in white adipose tissue in obesity (Apr 2011)
item Brain functional magnetic resonance imaging response to glucose and fructose infusions in humans (Mar 2011)
item The hepatic Igf2/H19 locus is not altered in 1-day old pups born to obese-prone Sprague-Dawley rats fed a low protein diet containing adequate folic acid (Mar 2011)
item Can small changes in a summer camp program for the rural impoverished make a difference in healthy eating? (Mar 2011)
item Plasma omega 3 polyunsaturated fatty acid status and monounsaturated fatty acids are altered by chronic social stress and predict endocrine responses to acute stress in titi monkeys (Mar 2011)
item Relationship between perceived stress and dietary and activity patterns in older adults participating in the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study (Feb 2011)
item The human serum metabolome (Feb 2011)
item Food science challenge: Translating the Dietary Guidelines for Americans to Bring About Real Behavior Change (Jan 2011)
item Translating the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2010 to Bring About Real Behavior Change (Jan 2011)
item Trans-4-oxo-2--nonenal potently alters mitochondrial function (Jan 2011)
item Plasma metabolomic profiles reflective of glucose homeostasis in non-diabetic and Type 2 diabetic obese African-American women (Dec 2010)
item Methionine sulfoxide disposition Is altered in animal models of obesity (Nov 2010)
item Associations between life stress and patterns of food intake and physical activity in the Boston Puerto Rican health study (Nov 2010)
item Web-enabled and improved software tools and data are needed to measure nutrient intakes and physical activity for personalized health research (Oct 2010)
item Over-expression of ZnT7 increases insulin synthesis and secretion in pancreatic beta-cells by promoting insulin gene transcription (Jul 2010)
item Neuromedin and FN-38 Peptides for Treating Psychiatric Diseases (Jul 2010)
item Obesity, the Economic Meltdown, and the Gut Feeling for the Foods We Choose to Eat (May 2010)
item Trans fatty acids adversely affect blood lipids but not intra-abdominal and liver fat deposition - a randomized trial in overweight postmenopausal women (Jan 2010)
item Measuring aspects of fruit and vegetable availability in the Lower Mississippi Delta (LMD) (Dec 2009)
item Davalintide (AC2307), a Novel Amylin Mimetic Peptide: Enhanced Pharmacological Properties over Native Amylin to Reduce Food Intake and Body Weight (Nov 2009)
item Impact of circulating esterified eicosanoids and other oxylipins on endothelial function (Nov 2009)
item Molecular Characterization of the Tumor Suppressor Candidate 5 Gene: Regulation by PPARg and Identification of TUSC5 Coding Variants in Lean and Obese Humans (Nov 2009)
item Costs of pair-bonding and paternal care in male prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster) (Jun 2009)
item In polycystic ovary syndrome, adrenal steroids are regulated differently in the morning versus in response to nutrient intake (Apr 2009)
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