Articles in the Publications Category

Direct and Self-Reported Measures of Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviours by Weight Status in School-Aged Children
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Posted in Publications on 28 July 2015
Stats: 89 views and No Comments HALO Alumnus Dr. Stella Muthuri is lead author on a paper, “Direct and self-reported measures of physical activity and sedentary behaviours by weight status in school-aged children: results from ISCOLE-Kenya,” that was recently published in the Annals of Human Biology. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below.… [read more]
Relationship between lifestyle behaviors and obesity in children ages 9-11: Results from a 12-country study
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Posted in Publications on 24 July 2015
Stats: 145 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput, Dr. Vincent Onywera and Dr. Mark Tremblay are co-authors on a paper, “Relationship between lifestyle behaviors and obesity in children ages 9-11: Results from a 12-country study,” that was recently published in Obesity. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Katzmarzyk PT, Barreira TV,… [read more]
Examining the Influence of a Text Message-Based Sleep and Physical Activity Intervention Among Young Adult Smokers in the United States
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Posted in Publications on 17 July 2015
Stats: 411 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput is an author on a paper, “Examining the influence of a text message-based sleep and physical activity intervention among young adult smokers in the United States,” that was recently published in BMC Public Health. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Filion AJ, Darlington… [read more]
Patterns of Movement Behaviors and Their Association with Overweight and Obesity in Youth
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Posted in Publications on 7 July 2015
Stats: 388 views and No Comments HALO affiliate investigator Dr. Valerie Carson is lead author on a paper, “Patterns of movement behaviors and their association with overweight and obesity in youth,” that was recently published in the International Journal of Public Health. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Carson V, Faulkner G,… [read more]
Gestational Weight Gain and Medical Outcomes of Pregnancy
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Posted in Publications on 2 July 2015
Stats: 422 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: 686 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: 249 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: 365 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: 383 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: 177 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]