Posted 8/24/12

Basic Science

  • Body Girth as an Alternative to Body Mass for Establishing Condition Indexes in Field Studies: A Validation in the King Penguin. Click Here 
  • The Obese Species: a special issue on obesity and metabolic disorders. Click Here 
  • Circulating Factors Induced by Caloric Restriction in the Nonhuman Primate Macaca Mulatta Activate Angiogenic Processes in Endothelial Cells. Click Here 
  • Acute free fatty acid elevation eliminates endurance training effect on insulin sensitivity. Click Here 
  • Specific toxic byproduct of heat-processed food, body weight, and diabetes. Click Here 
  • Coronary vasomotor control in obesity and morbid obesity: contrasting flow responses with endocannabinoids, leptin, and inflammation. Click Here 

Policy related

  • Is there a robust relationship between neighbourhood food environment and childhood obesity in the USA? Click Here 
  • Where Are All the "Food Libertarians"? Click Here 
  • The Food Police: A Well-Fed Manifesto About the Politics of Your Plate. Click Here 
  • Population Approaches to Improve Diet, Physical Activity, and Smoking Habits : A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Click Here 
  • Theorizing the obesity epidemic: Health crisis, moral panic and emerging hybrids. Click Here 
  • Restaurant menus: calories, caloric density, and serving size. Click Here 
  • Mayor Bloomberg Declares War On Baby Formula. Click Here 

Translational, Clinical, and Behavioral

  • Body mass index and mortality rate among Hispanic adults: A pooled analysis of multiple epidemiologic data sets. Click Here 
  • Preschoolers' Delay of Gratification Predicts their Body Mass 30 Years Later. Click Here 
  • The effectiveness of a community playground intervention. Click Here 
  • Artificial sweeteners: Understanding these and other sugar substitutes. Click Here 
  • A Theoretically Grounded Systematic Review of Material Incentives for Weight Loss: Implications for Interventions. Click Here 
  • Waistlines of the World: The Effect of Information and Communications Technology on Obesity. Click Here 
  • Time trends and forecasts of body mass index from repeated cross-sectional data: a different approach. Click Here 
  • Infant antibiotic exposures and early-life body mass. Click Here 
  • The quality of dietary intake methodology and reporting in child and adolescent obesity intervention trials: a systematic review. Click Here 
  • Gastric bypass surgery for obesity decreases the reward value of a sweet-fat stimulus as assessed in a progressive ratio task. Click Here 
  • Sibutramine versus Metformin: Assessment of anthropometric, lipid and glycemic parameters in obese and overweight high-risk patients. Click Here 
  • Something good to chew on, for a change: Book review. Click Here 
  • Overweight, Obesity, and Weight Change Among Incarcerated Women. Click Here 
  • Are there still healthy obese patients? Click Here 
  • Influence of dairy product and milk fat consumption on cardiovascular disease risk: a review of the evidence. Click Here 
  • Body fat loss and compensatory mechanisms in response to different doses of aerobic exercise - a randomized controlled trial in overweight sedentary males. Click Here 

General Science

  • Photosynthesis-like process found in insects. Click Here 
  • The analysis of 168 randomised controlled trials to test data integrity. Click Here 
  • Development of Therapeutic-Grade Small Interfering RNAs by Chemical Engineering. Click Here 
  • Dairy Calcium, But Not Calcium Supplements, Is Associated With Lower Risk of Heart Attack. Click Here 
  • Non-random mating and convergence over time for alcohol consumption, smoking, and exercise: The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study. Click Here 
  • Non-random mating and convergence over time: Erratum for confidence intervals. Click Here 
  • Submitted for your consideration: potential advantages of a novel clinical trial design and initial patient reaction. Click Here 
  • Breastfeeding, Childhood Milk Consumption, and Onset of Puberty. Click Here 
  • Misinformation and its Correction: Continued Influence and Successful Debiasing. Click Here 
  • Non-random mating and convergence over time: Erratum for confidence intervals. Click Here 
  • What happens to copies of retracted papers on non-publisher websites (eg PubMed Central)? Click Here 
  • Physicists suggest selfishness can pay. Click Here