Overweight Research

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Using Chickens as a Model to Reduce Obesity in Children, 2/1/2018


Recent Publications

Short communication: Circulating fatty acylcarnitines are elevated in overweight periparturient dairy cows in association with sphingolipid biomarkers of insulin resistance Rico, J.E., Y. Zang, N. Haughey, A. Rius, and J. W. McFadden.  2018.  Journal of Dairy Science, 101, 812 - 819. [Abstract]

Association between obesity and depression: Evidence from a longitudinal sample of the elderly in Taiwan Chang, H.H., and S. T. Yen.  2012.  Aging and Mental Health, Vol. 16, issue 2, 2012, pp. 173-180. [Abstract]

Smoking Cessation and Body Weight: Evidence from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey Kasteridis, P., and S. T. Yen.  2012.  Health Services Research, 47 (4), 1580-1602. [Abstract]

The Effects of Nutritional Labels on Obesity Loureiro, M.L., S. T. Yen, and R.M. Nayga, Jr..  2012.  Agricultural Economics, 43 (2012), 333-342. [Abstract]

Physical activity, sedentary and dietary behaviors related to overweight/obesity among adolescents involved in creative,problem-solving program.  Maples, J., N. Moustaid-Moussa, D. Bassett, B. P. Greer, C. Costello, E. Fitzhugh, and M. Spence.  2012.  Journal of School Health.

Determinants of Body Weight Status in Malaysia: An Ethnic Comparison Tan, A. K. G., S. T. Yen, and M. I. Feisul.  2012.  International Journal of Public Health, 57 (2): 279288. [Abstract]

Physical Activity, Screen Time, and Prevalence of Overweight/Obesity Among Adolescents.  Maples, J., E. Fitzhugh, C. Costello, D. Bassett, M. Spence, B. P. Greer, R. Munchen, and N. Moustaid-Moussa.  2011.  Int J Phys Act Nutr Behav.

The Interactions between physical activity and sedentary behaviors and risk for overweight and obesity in adolescents.  Maples, J. E., E. Fitzhugh, C. Costello, D. Bassett, M. Spence, B. P. Greer, R. Gibbs, R. Muenchen, and N. Moustaid-Moussa.  2010.  Conference abstract book, American College for Sports Medicine, Southern Regional Chapter, February 2010, South, N. Carolina (Poster).

Overweight Korean Adolescents and Academic Achievement Cho, S., D. M. Lambert, Kim, H., and Kim, S. G..  2009.  Journal of Family and Economic Issues 30:126-136. [Abstract]