TITLE

Wanna Save 2,000 Cals?

PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Self;Jan2014, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a new research concerning calories and obesity.
ACCESSION #
94418353

 

Related Articles

  • Association of dietary energy density in childhood with age and body fatness at the onset of the pubertal growth spurt. G√ľnther, Anke L. B.; Stahl, Lisa J.; Buyken, Anette E.; Kroke, Anja // British Journal of Nutrition;Aug2011, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p345 

    The aim of the present study was to examine the association of pre-pubertal dietary energy density (ED) with both age and body fatness at the start of the pubertal growth spurt (age at take-off, ATO). Analyses included 219 DOrtmund Nutritional and Anthropometric Longitudinally Designed Study...

  • JOURNAL CLUB. [Commentary on] DOES POSTING FAST-FOOD CALORIE INFORMATION MAKE A DIFFERENCE? Burke, Michael // Contemporary Pediatrics;Jan2011, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p19 

    No abstract available.

  • Outside In: Mixed messages are doing children a fat load of good. Newnham, David // Nursing Standard;11/1/2006, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p26 

    The article reflects the author's view regarding the cause of childhood obesity in Great Britain, expected to grow at one million by 2010. He blamed that this disorder appears to originate from too much eating of junk foods. In addition, video game is also a plus factor due to the fact that...

  • Impact of caloric and dietary restriction regimens on markers of health and longevity in humans and animals: a summary of available findings.  // Nutrition Journal;2011, Vol. 10, p107 

    The article focuses on the role of caloric restriction (CR) to improve health and to extend lifespan in human beings and animals. CR refers to the reduction of caloric intake, while maintaining adequate nutrient intake. CR, when combined with exercise, results in decreased caloric intake and...

  • Reduced-fat food, bvgs. on-the-rise.  // FoodService Director;02/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p72 

    Reports on the rise in the consumption of reduced-fat food and beverages in the United States, as studied by the Calorie Control Council. Increasing popularity of light foods and beverages; Consumption practices by reduced-fat consumers; Increase in demand for low-calorie baked goods,...

  • WHEN IS A CRISIS ALSO AN OPPORTUNITY? McMILLAN, JULIA A. // Contemporary Pediatrics;Oct2009, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p12 

    The author comments on the health crisis brought by childhood obesity. According to the author, childhood obesity has become an epidemic because of high-calorie food and sedentary lifestyle. The author asserted that different kinds of people, such as pediatricians, politicians and parents,...

  • United States shifts focus to food marketing in battle to reduce childhood obesity. Benac, Nancy // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/13/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 10, pE459 

    The article reports that U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama's fight against national childhood obesity shifts its focus on food marketing. It says that after Obama's launch of the crusade, the U.S. government released on May 10, 2010 the report "White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity Report to...

  • Effectiveness of antiplatelet drugs against experimental non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Fujita, K.; Nozaki, Y.; Wada, K.; Yoneda, M.; Endo, H.; Takahashi, H.; Iwasaki, I.; Inamori, M.; Abe, Y.; Kobayashi, N.; Kirikoshi, H.; Kubota, K.; Saito, S.; Nagashima, Y.; Nakajima, A. // Gut;Nov2008, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p1583 

    Objective: No effective drugs have been developed to date to prevent or treat non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), although diet modification and exercise to improve obesity have been attempted. Therefore, development of a novel drug/strategy to treat NAFLD is urgently needed. In the...

  • Poor Dietary Patterns Develop as Early as 12-24 Months.  // Nutraceuticals World;Nov2011, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p20 

    The article reports on a Nestle Feeding Infants and Toddlers Study (FITS) which reveals that poor dietary habits can develop as early as 12-24 months and may lead to childhood obesity. It provides insights on the evolution of children's diets such as sources of calories, nutrients, and food...

  • Is it all just pie in the sky? Gardner, Jo // Travel Weekly (UK);12/1/2006, p86 

    The article reports that Qantas Airways Ltd. is working with the National Heart Foundation to devise meals that are low in saturated fat and high in fibre. The company will launch six specially-designed meals on all of its flights between Sydney, New South Wales and London, England. The meals...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics