Articles in the Publications Category

TV Viewing is a Mediating Lifestyle Behaviour in the Association Between TV in the Bedroom and Adiposity in Canadian Girls
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Posted in Publications on 20 May 2015
Stats: 141 views and No Comments HALO alumnus Michael Borghese is lead author on a paper, “Mediating role of television time, diet patterns, physical activity and sleep duration in the association between television in the bedroom and adiposity in 10 year-old children,” that was recently published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.… [read more]
Aerobic Fitness Levels in Brazilian Adolescents
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Posted in Publications on 15 May 2015
Stats: 158 views and No Comments HALO Director Dr. Mark Tremblay is a co-author on a paper, “Low aerobic fitness in Brazilian adolescents,” that was recently published in the Brazilian Journal of Sports Medicine. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. SILVA, Diego Augusto Santos et al. Low aerobic fitness in Brazilian adolescents.… [read more]
Physical Activity Report Cards: Active Healthy Kids Global Alliance and the Lancet Physical Activity Observatory
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Posted in Publications on 6 May 2015
Stats: 219 views and No Comments Dr. Mark Tremblay is lead author on a commentary titled, “Physical Activity Report Cards: Active Healthy Kids Global Alliance and the Lancet Physical Activity Observatory” that was recently published in the Journal of Physical Activity & Health. Citation details and a summary of the commentary are below. Tremblay MS, Gonzalez… [read more]
A Model for Presenting Accelerometer Paradata in Large Studies: ISCOLE
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Posted in Publications on 29 April 2015
Stats: 181 views and No Comments Dr. Mark Tremblay and Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput are authors on a paper, “A model for presenting accelerometer paradata in large studies: ISCOLE,” that was recently published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Catrine Tudor-Locke, Emily F… [read more]
Identifying Children’s Nocturnal Sleep Using 24-Hour Waist Accelerometry
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Posted in Publications on 21 April 2015
Stats: 337 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput and Dr. Geneviève Leduc are co-authors on a paper, “Identifying Children’s Nocturnal Sleep Using 24-h Waist Accelerometry,” that was recently published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Barreira TV, Schuna JM Jr, Mire EF, Katzmarzyk… [read more]
Maternal, Paternal, and Societal Efforts Are Needed to “Cure” Childhood Obesity
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Posted in Publications on 6 April 2015
Stats: 487 views and No Comments Dr. Zach Ferraro and Dr. Kristi Adamo have written a response to a recent hypothesis that was put forward suggesting that maternal inactivity is the main factor causing child obesity. The response titled, “Maternal, Paternal, and Societal Efforts Are Needed to ‘Cure’ Childhood Obesity,” was recently published in Mayo Clinic… [read more]
Correlates of Objectively Measured Sedentary Time and Self-Reported Screen Time in Canadian Children
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Posted in Publications on 3 April 2015
Stats: 200 views and No Comments Several HALO researchers (Allana LeBlanc, Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput, Dr. Geneviève Leduc, Charles Boyer, Michael Borghese and Dr. Mark Tremblay) are authors on a paper, “Correlates of objectively measured sedentary time and self-reported screen time in Canadian children,” that was recently published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical… [read more]
New Study: “More Attention Should be Paid to Stressful Mental Work as a Potent Risk Factor for Obesity”
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Posted in Publications on 2 April 2015
Stats: 211 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput is co-author on a paper, “Long duration of stressful homework as a potential obesogenic factor in children: A QUALITY study,” that was recently published in Obesity. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Michaud I, Chaput JP, O’Loughlin J, Tremblay A, Mathieu ME. Long… [read more]
Knowledge and Awareness of Canadian Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines: A Synthesis of Existing Evidence
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Posted in Publications on 26 March 2015
Stats: 716 views and No Comments Allana LeBlanc and Dr. Mark Tremblay are authors on a paper, “Knowledge and awareness of Canadian Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines: a synthesis of existing evidence,” that was recently published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Allana G LeBlanc,… [read more]
An Integrative Analytical Framework for Understanding the Effects of Autonomous and Controlled Motivation
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Posted in Publications on 25 March 2015
Stats: 473 views and No Comments Dr. Katie Gunnell is co-author on a paper, “An integrative analytical framework for understanding the effects of autonomous and controlled motivation,” that was recently published in Personality and Individual Differences. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Jennifer Brunet, Katie E. Gunnell, Patrick Gaudreau, Catherine M. Sabiston.… [read more]