Articles in the Publications Category

Gestational Weight Gain and Medical Outcomes of Pregnancy
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Posted in Publications on 2 July 2015
Stats: 218 views and No Comments Dr. Zach Ferraro is lead author on a paper, “Gestational weight gain and medical outcomes of pregnancy,” that has recently been published (online ahead of print) in Obstetric Medicine. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Ferraro ZM, Contador F, Tawfiq A, Adamo KB, Gaudet L. Gestational… [read more]
Providing Daily Physical Education Throughout Primary School Insufficient to Ensure That Individuals Remain Active in Midlife
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Posted in Publications on 29 June 2015
Stats: 219 views and No Comments Dr. Richard Larouche is lead author on a paper, “Daily physical education in primary school and physical activity in midlife: the Trois-Rivières study,” that was recently published in the Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Larouche R, Laurencelle L,… [read more]
Placenta Nutrient Transport-Related Gene Expression: The Impact of Maternal Obesity and Excessive Gestational Weight Gain
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Posted in Publications on 24 June 2015
Stats: 126 views and No Comments Former HALO PhD student Dr. Kendra Brett is lead author on a paper, “Placenta nutrient transport-related gene expression: the impact of maternal obesity and excessive gestational weight gain,” that was recently published in The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below.… [read more]
Correlates of Total Sedentary Time and Screen Time in 9–11 Year-Old Children Around the World
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Posted in Publications on 18 June 2015
Stats: 246 views and No Comments HALO PhD student Allana LeBlanc is lead author on a paper, “Correlates of Total Sedentary Time and Screen Time in 9-11 Year-Old Children around the World: The International Study of Childhood Obesity, Lifestyle and the Environment,” that was recently published in PLoS One. Citation details and a summary of the… [read more]
Sports Day in Canada: A Longitudinal Evaluation
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Posted in Publications on 17 June 2015
Stats: 187 views and No Comments HALO Director Dr. Mark Tremblay is a co-author on a paper, “Sports day in Canada: a longitudinal evaluation,” that was recently published in the International Journal of Health Promotion and Education. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Lauren White, Alicia Luciani, Tanya R. Berry, Sameer Deshpande,… [read more]
Active Video Games and Energy Balance in Male Adolescents
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Posted in Publications on 16 June 2015
Stats: 130 views and No Comments HALO MSc student Aidan Gribbon is lead author on a paper, “Active video games and energy balance in male adolescents: a randomized crossover trial,” that was recently published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Aidan Gribbon, Jessica McNeil, Ollie… [read more]
HALO Researchers Publish 3 Papers That Inform Position Statement on Active Outdoor Play
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Posted in Publications on 15 June 2015
Stats: 195 views and No Comments Last week an evidence-informed Position Statement on Active Outdoor Play was released along with the 2015 ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. The research that informs the Position Statement was published recently in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. Citation details and summaries… [read more]
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: 260 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: 230 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: 310 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]