Articles in the Publications Category

Research Study Analyzes Best Types of Exercise for Obese Youth
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Posted in Publications on 22 September 2014
Stats: 98 views and No Comments OTTAWA, September 22, 2014 – What exercise program can best fight the “epidemic” of teen obesity? According to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Pediatrics, it’s a combination of aerobic exercise and resistance training. The Healthy Eating Aerobic and Resistance Training in Youth (HEARTY)… [read more]
Maternal–Fetal Nutrient Transport in Pregnancy Pathologies: The Role of the Placenta
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Posted in Publications on 17 September 2014
Stats: 140 views and No Comments HALO researchers Kendra Brett, Dr. Zach Ferraro and Dr. Kristi Adamo are co-authors on a paper, “Maternal–Fetal Nutrient Transport in Pregnancy Pathologies: The Role of the Placenta,” that was recently published in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Kendra Elizabeth… [read more]
Do Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Cause Adverse Health Outcomes in Children? A Systematic Review Protocol
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Posted in Publications on 15 September 2014
Stats: 108 views and No Comments HALO researchers Drs. Stasia Hadjiyannakis and Mark Tremblay are co-authors on a paper, “Do sugar-sweetened beverages cause adverse health outcomes in children? A systematic review protocol,” that was recently published in Systematic Reviews. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Stevens A, Hamel C, Singh K, Ansari… [read more]
Electronic Screens in Children’s Bedrooms: Do the Number and Type of Electronic Devices Matter?
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Posted in Publications on 2 September 2014
Stats: 241 views and No Comments Led by Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput, a group of HALO researchers authored a paper, “Electronic screens in children’s bedrooms and adiposity, physical activity and sleep: Do the number and type of electronic devices matter?,” that was recently published in the Canadian Journal of Public Health. Citation details and a summary of… [read more]
Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Position Stand: Benefit and Risk for Promoting Childhood Physical Activity
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Posted in Featured Posts, Publications on 21 August 2014
Stats: 391 views and No Comments HALO researchers Dr. Patricia Longmuir and Dr. Mark Tremblay along with other researchers including former HALOite Dr. Rachel Colley authored a paper, “Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology position stand: Benefit and risk for promoting childhood physical activity,” that was recently published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. Citation details and… [read more]
The CANadian Pediatric Weight Management Registry (CANPWR)
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Posted in Publications on 15 August 2014
Stats: 497 views and No Comments HALO researchers Dr. Annick Buchholz and Dr. Mark Tremblay are co-authors on a paper, “The CANadian Pediatric Weight Management Registry (CANPWR): Study protocol,” that was recently published in BMC Pediatrics. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Katherine M Morrison, Samah Damanhoury, Annick Buchholz, Jean-Pierre Chanoine, Marie… [read more]
Low Physical Activity Level and Short Sleep Duration Are Associated with an Increased Cardio-Metabolic Risk Profile in 8-11 Year Old Danish Children
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Posted in Publications on 14 August 2014
Stats: 350 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput is a co-author on a paper, “Low Physical Activity Level and Short Sleep Duration Are Associated with an Increased Cardio-Metabolic Risk Profile: A Longitudinal Study in 8-11 Year Old Danish Children,” that was recently published in PLoS One. Citation details and a summary of the paper are… [read more]
Sleep Patterns, Diet Quality and Energy Balance
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Posted in Publications on 13 August 2014
Stats: 337 views and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput authored a review paper, “Sleep patterns, diet quality and energy balance,” that was recently published in Physiology & Behavior. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Chaput JP. Sleep patterns, diet quality and energy balance. Physiol Behav. 2014 Jul;134C:86-91. ABSTRACT: There is increasing evidence… [read more]
Activity Begins in Childhood (ABC) – Inspiring Healthy Active Behaviour in Preschoolers
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Posted in Publications on 12 August 2014
Stats: 255 views and No Comments Dr. Kristi Adamo is lead author on a paper, “Activity Begins in Childhood (ABC) – inspiring healthy active behaviour in preschoolers: study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial,” that was recently published in Trials. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Adamo KB, Barrowman N, Naylor… [read more]
Independent and Combined Associations of Total Sedentary Time and Television Viewing Time with Food Intake Patterns of 9- to 11-Year-Old Canadian Children
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Posted in Publications on 11 August 2014
Stats: 241 views and No Comments Former HALOite Michael Borghese is lead author on a paper, “Independent and combined associations of total sedentary time and television viewing time with food intake patterns of 9- to 11-year-old Canadian children,” that was recently published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. Citation details and a summary of the paper… [read more]