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2021 Within-Trial Cost-Effectiveness of a Structured Lifestyle Intervention in Adults With Overweight/Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes: Results From the Action for Health in Diabetes (Look AHEAD) StudyDiabetes Care.  44:67-74. 2021
2020 Metabolic adaptation is not a major barrier to weight-loss maintenanceAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  112:558-565. 2020
2020 Association of the Intensive Lifestyle Intervention With Total Knee Replacement in the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) Clinical TrialJournal of Arthroplasty.  35:1576-1582. 2020
2020 Potential Cardiometabolic Health Benefits of Full-Fat Dairy: The Evidence BaseAdvances in Nutrition.  11:533-547. 2020
2020 A Perspective on the Transition to Plant-Based Diets: A Diet Change May Attenuate Climate Change, but Can It Also Attenuate Obesity and Chronic Disease RiskAdvances in Nutrition.  11:1-9. 2020
2019 Personalized nutrition: pretreatment glucose metabolism determines individual long-term weight loss responsiveness in individuals with obesity on low-carbohydrate versus low-fat dietInternational Journal of Obesity.  43:2037-2044. 2019
2018 The Failure to Measure Dietary Intake Engendered a Fictional Discourse on Diet-Disease RelationsFrontiers in Nutrition.  5. 2018
2018 No consistent evidence of a disproportionately low resting energy expenditure in long-term successful weight-loss maintainersAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  108:658-666. 2018
2018 Global status of diabetes prevention and prospects for action: A consensus statement 2018
2018 Personalized dietary management of overweight and obesity based on measures of insulin and glucoseAnnual Review of Nutrition.  38:245-272. 2018
2018 Cell-specific "competition for calories" drives asymmetric nutrient-energy partitioning, obesity, and metabolic diseases in human and non-human animalsFrontiers in Physiology.  9. 2018
2018 Harnessing centred identity transformation to reduce executive function burden for maintenance of health behaviour change: the Maintain IT modelHealth Psychology Review.  12:231-253. 2018
2018 Effect of physical activity on frailty: Secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trialAnnals of Internal Medicine.  168:309-316. 2018
2018 Long-term impact of intensive lifestyle intervention on cognitive function assessed with the National Institutes of Health Toolbox: The Look AHEAD study 2018
2018 Radiologic evaluation of clinically benign rectal neoplasms may not be necessary before local excisionDiseases of the Colon and Rectum.  61:1163-1169. 2018
2017 Association of mismatch repair mutation with age at cancer onset in lynch syndrome implications for stratified surveillance strategiesJAMA Oncology.  3:E1-E5. 2017
2017 The Effect of Intentional Weight Loss on Fracture Risk in Persons With Diabetes: Results From the Look AHEAD Randomized Clinical TrialJournal of Bone and Mineral Research.  32:2278-2287. 2017
2017 Colorectal cancer incidence in path_MLH1 carriers subjected to different follow-up protocols: A Prospective Lynch Syndrome Database reportHereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice.  15. 2017
2017 Colorectal cancer with Synchronous liver-limited Metastases: The protocol of an Inception Cohort study (CoSMIC)BMJ Open.  7. 2017
2017 Effects of a long-term lifestyle modification programme on peripheral neuropathy in overweight or obese adults with type 2 diabetes: the Look AHEAD studyDiabetologia.  60:980-988. 2017
2017 Impact of hepatobiliary service centralization on treatment and outcomes in patients with colorectal cancer and liver metastasesBritish Journal of Surgery.  104:918-925. 2017
2017 Pre-operative oral nutritional supplementation with dietary advice versus dietary advice alone in weight-losing patients with colorectal cancer: single-blind randomized controlled trialJournal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle.  8:437-446. 2017
2017 Dietary patterns in weight loss maintenance: results from the MedWeight study 2017
2017 Effects of a psychological intervention on the quality of life of obese adolescents under a multidisciplinary treatmentJornal de Pediatria.  93:185-191. 2017
2017 The association of change in physical activity and body weight in the regulation of total energy expenditureEuropean Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  71:377-382. 2017
2016 Effect of frequent interruptions of prolonged sitting on self-perceived levels of energy, mood, food cravings and cognitive functionInternational Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.  13. 2016
2016 The Validity of US Nutritional Surveillance: USDA's Loss-Adjusted Food Availability Data Series 1971-2010Current Problems in Cardiology.  41:268-292. 2016
2016 Internal dressings for healing perianal abscess cavitiesCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.  2016. 2016
2016 A weight-loss program adapted to the menstrual cycle increases weight loss in healthy, overweight, premenopausal women: A 6-mo randomized controlled trialAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  104:15-20. 2016
2016 Evaluating a small change approach to preventing long term weight gain in overweight and obese adults - Study rationale, design, and methodsContemporary Clinical Trials.  47:275-281. 2016
2016 Is there really an increased risk of early colorectal cancer in women with BRCA1 pathogenic mutations? 2016
2016 Lifestyle Intervention for Weight Loss and Cardiometabolic Changes in the Setting of Glucokinase Regulatory Protein InhibitionCirculation: Cardiovascular Genetics.  9:71-78. 2016
2016 In-school versus out-of-school sedentary behavior patterns in U.S. childrenBMC Obesity.  3. 2016
2016 Understanding the trust of software-intensive distributed systems 2016
2015 Genetic Predisposition to Weight Loss and Regain With Lifestyle Intervention: Analyses From the Diabetes Prevention Program and the Look AHEAD Randomized Controlled TrialsDiabetes.  64:4312-4321. 2015
2015 Low levels of physical activity are associated with dysregulation of energy intake and fat mass gain over 1 yearAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  102:1332-1338. 2015
2015 Energy flux: Staying in energy balance at a high level is necessary to prevent weight gain for most peopleExpert Review of Endocrinology and Metabolism.  10:599-605. 2015
2015 Ankle-brachial index and inter-artery blood pressure differences as predictors of cognitive function in overweight and obese older adults with diabetes: results from the Action for Health in Diabetes movement and memory studyInternational Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.  30:999-1007. 2015
2015 Effect of an intensive lifestyle intervention on atrial fibrillation risk in individuals with type 2 diabetes: The Look AHEAD randomized trialAmerican Heart Journal.  170:770-777.e5. 2015
2015 Self-Reported Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Type 2 Diabetes Improve With an Intensive Lifestyle Intervention: Results From the Action for Health in Diabetes (Look AHEAD) Clinical TrialClinical Diabetes.  33:181-188. 2015
2015 Effect of a 24-month physical activity intervention vs health education on cognitive outcomes in sedentary older adults: The LIFE randomized trial 2015
2015 Prospective association of a genetic risk score and lifestyle intervention with cardiovascular morbidity and mortality among individuals with type 2 diabetes: the Look AHEAD randomised controlled trialDiabetologia.  58:1803-1813. 2015
2015 Improving Adiponectin Levels in Individuals With Diabetes and Obesity: Insights From Look AHEADDiabetes Care.  38:1544-1550. 2015
2015 Can an intensive diet and exercise program prevent knee pain among overweight adults at high risk?Arthritis Care and Research.  67:965-971. 2015
2015 Systolic blood pressure control among individuals with type 2 diabetes: A comparative effectiveness analysis of three interventionsAmerican Journal of Hypertension.  28:995-1009. 2015
2015 Energy balance: A crucial issue for exercise and sports medicineBritish Journal of Sports Medicine.  49:970-971. 2015
2015 Obesity and the neurocognitive basis of food reward and the control of intakeAdvances in Nutrition.  6:474-486. 2015
2015 Predictors of meeting physical activity and fruit and vegetable recommendations in 9-11-year-old childrenHealth Education Journal.  74:183-196. 2015
2015 Response to 'Energy balance measurement: When something is not better than nothing'International Journal of Obesity.  39:1175-1176. 2015
2014 Implications of Look AHEAD for clinical trials and clinical practice 2014
2014 Short and long-term lifestyle coaching approaches used to address diverse participant barriers to weight loss and physical activity adherenceInternational Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.  11. 2014
2014 Changes in Obesity Awareness, Obesity Identification, and Self-Assessment of Health: Results from a Statewide Public Education Campaign 2014
2014 What do you say when your patients ask whether low-calorie sweeteners help with weight management?American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  100:739-740. 2014
2014 The influence of herbs and spices on overall liking of reduced fat foodAppetite.  79:183-188. 2014
2014 Impact of intensive lifestyle intervention on depression and health-related quality of life in type 2 diabetes: the Look AHEAD Trial.Diabetes Care.  37:1544-1553. 2014
2014 Effect of improved fitness beyond weight loss on cardiovascular risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes in the Look AHEAD studyEuropean Journal of Preventive Cardiology.  21:608-617. 2014
2014 Impact of an intensive lifestyle intervention on use and cost of medical services among overweight and obese adults with type 2 diabetes: The action for health in diabetesDiabetes Care.  37:2548-2556. 2014
2014 Neurocognition: The food-brain connectionAdvances in Nutrition.  5:544-546. 2014
2014 Reply to Beaton et al.Colorectal Disease.  16:67-68. 2014
2014 The effectiveness of Breakfast recommendations on weight loss: A randomized controlled trialAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  100:507-513. 2014
2014 The look AHEAD trial: Bone loss at 4-year follow-up in type 2 diabetesDiabetes Care.  37:2822-2829. 2014
2014 Weight-loss maintenance for 10 years in the national weight control registryAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  46:17-23. 2014
2013 The myth of healthy obesityAnnals of Internal Medicine.  159:789-790. 2013
2013 Adenocarcinoma of the anal canal - a systematic reviewColorectal Disease.  15:1481-1488. 2013
2013 Commentary: Physical activity and weight controlInternational Journal of Epidemiology.  42:1840-1842. 2013
2013 FTO predicts weight regain in the Look AHEAD clinical trialInternational Journal of Obesity.  37:1545-1552. 2013
2013 Response to comment on: Wing et al. Effect of intensive lifestyle intervention on sexual dysfunction in women with type 2 diabetes: Results from an ancillary look AHEAD study. Diabetes Care 2013;36:2937-2944Diabetes Care.  36. 2013
2013 Scientific statement: Socioecological determinants of prediabetes and type 2 diabetesDiabetes Care.  36:2430-2439. 2013
2013 Interview: Tackling obesity: the concept of energy balanceClinical Practice.  10:561-566. 2013
2013 Do Genetic Modifiers of High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Triglyceride Levels Also Modify Their Response to a Lifestyle Intervention in the Setting of Obesity and Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus?Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics.  6:391-399. 2013
2013 Restricting dietary carbohydrate versus increasing physical activity in tackling obesity.BMJ.  346. 2013
2013 Cancer risk in Lynch SyndromeFamilial Cancer.  12:229-240. 2013
2013 Self-report-based estimates of energy intake offer an inadequate basis for scientific conclusionsAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  97:1413-1415. 2013
2013 Four-Year Analysis of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors, Depression Symptoms, and Antidepressant Medicine Use in the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) Clinical Trial of Weight Loss in DiabetesDiabetes Care.  36:1088-1094. 2013
2013 Four-year change in cardiorespiratory fitnessandinfluenceonglycemiccontrol in adults with type 2 diabetes in a randomized trial: The look AHEAD trialDiabetes Care.  36:1297-1303. 2013
2013 The Long-term Effectiveness of a Lifestyle Intervention in Severely Obese IndividualsAmerican Journal of Medicine.  126:236-242.e2. 2013
2013 Energy balance: The key to a unified message on diet and physical activity 2013
2013 Human Cardiovascular Disease IBC Chip-Wide Association with Weight Loss and Weight Regain in the Look AHEAD Trial 2013
2013 Public-private partnerships: The evolving role of industry funding in nutrition researchAdvances in Nutrition.  4:570-572. 2013
2013 The importance of energy balanceEuropean Endocrinology.  9:111-115. 2013
2013 Weight change in pediatric tenncare recipients referred to a commercial weight loss program 2013
2012 Association of an Intensive Lifestyle Intervention With Remission of Type 2 Diabetes 2012
2012 Controversies regarding reported trends: Has the obesity epidemic leveled off in the United States?Advances in Nutrition.  3:751-752. 2012
2012 Energy balance and obesityCirculation.  126:126-132. 2012
2012 Comparative effects of low-carbohydrate high-protein versus low-fat diets on the kidneyClinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  7:1103-1111. 2012
2012 Genotype-phenotype correlation in colorectal polyposis 2012
2012 Obesity susceptibility loci and dietary intake in the Look AHEAD TrialAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  95:1477-1486. 2012
2012 Acute effects of aerobic exercise on mood and hunger feelings in male obese adolescents: A crossover studyInternational Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.  9. 2012
2012 Effect of 1 year of an intentional weight loss intervention on bone mineral density in type 2 diabetes: Results from the look AHEAD randomized trialJournal of Bone and Mineral Research.  27:619-627. 2012
2012 Genetic Predictors of Weight Loss and Weight Regain After Intensive Lifestyle Modification, Metformin Treatment, or Standard Care in the Diabetes Prevention ProgramDiabetes Care.  35:363-366. 2012
2012 Stepping up across America: The small changes approachChildhood Obesity.  8:76-78. 2012
2011 ANGPTL4 variants E40K and T266M are associated with lower fasting triglyceride levels in Non-Hispanic White Americans from the Look AHEAD Clinical TrialBMC Medical Genetics.  12. 2011
2011 Benefit of exercise therapy for systolic heart failure in relation to disease severity and etiology-findings from the Heart Failure and A Controlled Trial Investigating Outcomes of Exercise Training studyAmerican Heart Journal.  162:1003-1010. 2011
2011 Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status, Depression, and Health Status in the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) StudyBMC Public Health.  11. 2011
2011 OASIS: An architecture for dynamic instrumentation of enterprise distributed real-time and embedded systemsComputer Systems Science and Engineering.  26:413-423. 2011
2011 Association of the SLC30A8 missense polymorphism R325W with proinsulin levels at baseline and after lifestyle, metformin or troglitazone intervention in the Diabetes Prevention ProgramDiabetologia.  54:2570-2574. 2011
2011 Effectiveness of Lifestyle Interventions for Individuals With Severe Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes: Results from the Look AHEAD trialDiabetes Care.  34:2152-2157. 2011
2011 Exercise reduces appetite and traffics excess nutrients away from energetically efficient pathways of lipid deposition during the early stages of weight regain 2011
2011 Prevention of overweight/obesity as a strategy to optimize cardiovascular healthCirculation.  124:840-850. 2011
2011 Benefits of modest weight loss in improving cardiovascular risk factors in overweight and obese individuals with type 2 diabetesDiabetes Care.  34:1481-1486. 2011
2011 Metabolic Factors, Adipose Tissue, and Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 Levels in Type 2 Diabetes 2011
2011 Triglyceride Response to an Intensive Lifestyle Intervention Is Enhanced in Carriers of theGCKRPro446Leu PolymorphismJournal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.  96:E1142-E1147. 2011
2011 The development and description of the comparison group in the Look AHEAD trialClinical Trials.  8:320-329. 2011
2011 Monitoring of posture allocations and activities by a shoe-based wearable sensorIEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.  58:983-990. 2011
2011 Trends in carbohydrate, fat, and protein intakes and association with energy intake in normal-weight, overweight, and obese individuals: 1971-2006American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  93:836-843. 2011
2011 Updated Genetic Score Based on 34 Confirmed Type 2 Diabetes Loci Is Associated With Diabetes Incidence and Regression to Normoglycemia in the Diabetes Prevention ProgramDiabetes.  60:1340-1348. 2011
2011 The national weight control registry: A study of "successful losers" 2011
2010 Neighborhood and weight-related health behaviors in the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) StudyBMC Public Health.  10. 2010
2010 A 1-Year Lifestyle Intervention for Weight Loss in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes Reduces High C-Reactive Protein Levels and Identifies Metabolic Predictors of Change: From the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) studyDiabetes Care.  33:2297-2303. 2010
2010 Long-term effects of a lifestyle intervention on weight and cardiovascular risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus: Four-year results of the look AHEAD trialArchives of Internal Medicine.  170:1566-1575. 2010
2010 Is dietary fat "fattening"? a comprehensive research synthesis 2010
2010 Weight and metabolic outcomes after 2 years on a low-carbohydrate versus low-fat diet: A randomized trialAnnals of Internal Medicine.  153:147-157. 2010
2010 Cardiovascular disease risk factors, depression symptoms and antidepressant medicine use in the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) clinical trial of weight loss in diabetesDiabetologia.  53:1581-1589. 2010
2010 Prevalence and Predictors of Abnormal Cardiovascular Responses to Exercise Testing Among Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes: The Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) studyDiabetes Care.  33:901-907. 2010
2010 Lack of suppression of circulating free fatty acids and hypercholesterolemia during weight loss on a high-fat, low-carbohydrate dietAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  91:578-585. 2010
2010 Semiquantitative assessment of immunohistochemistry for mismatch repair proteins in Lynch syndromeHistopathology.  56:331-344. 2010
2010 The impact of screening and genetic registration on mortality and colorectal cancer incidence in familial adenomatous polyposisGut.  59:1378-1382. 2010
2009 When energy balance is maintained, exercise does not induce negative fat balance in lean sedentary, obese sedentary, or lean endurance-trained individuals 2009
2009 Regular exercise attenuates the metabolic drive to regain weight after long-term weight loss 2009
2009 The Obesity EpidemicClinics in Chest Medicine.  30:415-444. 2009
2009 Do calorie-controlled portion sizes of snacks reduce energy intake?Appetite.  52:793-796. 2009
2009 Increasing overweight to address the obesity epidemicChildhood Obesity.  5:41-42. 2009
2009 Can a small-changes approach help address the obesity epidemic? a report of the joint task force of the american society for nutrition, institute of food technologists, and international food information councilAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  89:477-484. 2009
2009 Exercise improves fat metabolism in muscle but does not increase 24-h fat oxidationExercise and Sport Sciences Reviews.  37:93-101. 2009
2009 Weight-loss maintenance in successful weight losers: Surgical vs non-surgical methodsInternational Journal of Obesity.  33:173-180. 2009
2008 Dietary and physical activity guidelines for AmericansChildhood Obesity.  4:317-318. 2008
2008 Have we stopped the increase in obesity in the United States?Childhood Obesity.  4:213-214. 2008
2008 Would population-wide sustained weight loss lower mortality from diabetes and cardiovascular disease?Childhood Obesity.  4:87-88. 2008
2008 Relation of central adiposity and body mass index to the development of diabetes in the Diabetes Prevention ProgramAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  87:1212-1218. 2008
2008 Stimulation of cholecystokinin-A receptors with GI181771X does not cause weight loss in overweight or obese patientsClinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  83:281-287. 2008
2008 Effects of long-term aerobic exercise on EPOCInternational Journal of Sports Medicine.  29:53-58. 2008
2008 PROCEED: Prospective Obesity Cohort of Economic Evaluation and Determinants: Baseline health and healthcare utilization of the US sample 2008
2008 Physical activity across the curriculum (PAAC): Rationale and designContemporary Clinical Trials.  29:83-93. 2008
2007 Intentional weight loss can reduce mortalityChildhood Obesity.  3:241. 2007
2007 The expert weighs in: Looking AHEAD at the prevention and treatment of obesity: Interview with Thomas A. Wadden, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania School of MedicineChildhood Obesity.  3:246-250. 2007
2007 Safety and antioxidant activity of a pomegranate ellagitannin-enriched polyphenol dietary supplement in overweight individuals with increased waist sizeJournal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.  55:10050-10054. 2007
2007 Over the counter orlistat: What will your patients want to know?Childhood Obesity.  3:204-209. 2007
2007 What will it take to get reimbursement for treating obesity?Childhood Obesity.  3:193-195. 2007
2007 Less activation in the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in the reanalysis of the response to a meal in obese than in lean women and its association with successful weight lossAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  86:573-579. 2007
2007 Diets do workChildhood Obesity.  3:153-154. 2007
2007 Weight gain model in prepubertal rats: Prediction and phenotyping of obesity-prone animals at normal body weightInternational Journal of Obesity.  31:1210-1221. 2007
2007 Relationship of Body Mass Index With Outcomes After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft SurgeryAnnals of Thoracic Surgery.  84:10-16. 2007
2007 Body size and shape changes and the risk of diabetes in the diabetes prevention programDiabetes.  56:1680-1685. 2007
2007 Reduction in Weight and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes One-year results of the Look AHEAD trialDiabetes Care.  30:1374-1383. 2007
2007 The role of public policy in treating the epidemic of global obesityClinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  81:772-775. 2007
2007 When will we learn?Childhood Obesity.  3:55-56. 2007
2007 Familial colorectal cancer referral to regional genetics department - A single centre experienceFamilial Cancer.  6:81-87. 2007
2007 Justification for staging of epidermoid anal carcinoma after salvage surgery: A pathological guidelineColorectal Disease.  9:238-244. 2007
2007 Successful dieters have increased neural activity in cortical areas involved in the control of behaviorInternational Journal of Obesity.  31:440-448. 2007
2007 A dose of reality for weight managementChildhood Obesity.  3:1-2. 2007
2007 Physical activity in U.S. adults with diabetes and at risk for developing diabetes, 2003Diabetes Care.  30:203-209. 2007
2006 Baseline characteristics of the randomised cohort from the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) studyDiabetes and Vascular Disease Research.  3:202-215. 2006
2006 Consent for genetics studies among clinical trial participants: Findings from action for health in diabetes (Look AHEAD)Clinical Trials.  3:443-456. 2006
2006 How can healthcare professionals help patients deal with the obesigenic environment?Childhood Obesity.  2:211-213. 2006
2006 Small changes: A big idea for addressing obesityChildhood Obesity.  2:227-231. 2006
2006 Understanding and addressing the epidemic of obesity: An energy balance perspective 2006
2006 ABC of obesity: Strategies for preventing obesity 2006
2006 Is it OK to call children obese?Childhood Obesity.  2:131-132. 2006
2006 Peripheral metabolic responses to prolonged weight reduction that promote rapid, efficient regain in obesity-prone rats 2006
2006 Pessimistic news about U.S. trends in overweight and obesityChildhood Obesity.  2:87-88. 2006
2006 Are low-fat diets out?Childhood Obesity.  2:47-48. 2006
2006 Carbohydrate balance predicts weight and fat gain in adultsAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  83:803-808. 2006
2006 Non-exercise activity thermogenesis: The crouching tiger hidden dragon of societal weight gain 2006
2006 Does your weight affect how you address obesity in your patients? [1]Childhood Obesity.  2:1-2. 2006
2006 Are health care professionals advising patients with diabetes or at risk for developing diabetes to exercise more?Diabetes Care.  29:543-548. 2006
2005 Orlistat in the treatment of overweight or obese Chinese patients with newly diagnosed Type 2 diabetesDiabetic Medicine.  22:1737-1743. 2005
2005 Different forms of obesity as a function of diet compositionInternational Journal of Obesity.  29:1368-1378. 2005
2005 Is “The Biggest Loser” Really a Big Winner or Just a Big Loser?Childhood Obesity.  1:187-188. 2005
2005 Role of physical activity in preventing and treating obesity 2005
2005 Obesity, inactivity, and the prevalence of diabetes and diabetes-related cardiovascular comorbidities in the U.S. 2000-2002Diabetes Care.  28:1599-1603. 2005
2005 Phenotypic profile of SWR/J and A/J mice compared to control strains: Possible mechanisms underlying resistance to obesity on a high-fat dietBrain Research.  1047:137-147. 2005
2005 Editorial: Is Obesity Bad?Childhood Obesity.  1:85-86. 2005
2005 Walking and type 2 diabetesDiabetes Care.  28:1524-1525. 2005
2005 Are We Doomed to Repeat Our Mistakes?Childhood Obesity.  1:41-42. 2005
2005 Lessons from Patients Who Have Successfully Maintained Weight LossChildhood Obesity.  1:56-61. 2005
2005 A comparison of three methods of analyzing post-exercise oxygen consumptionInternational Journal of Sports Medicine.  26:34-38. 2005
2005 Obesity treatment: Does one size fit all?American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  81:1253-1254. 2005
2005 Why We Need Obesity ManagementChildhood Obesity.  1:1. 2005
2004 Enhanced metabolic efficiency contributes to weight regain after weight loss in obesity-prone rats 2004
2004 Novel engineering approaches to obesity, overweight, and energy balance: Public health needs and research opportunitiesAnnual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings.  26 VII:5212-5214. 2004
2004 Should low-carbohydrate diets be recommended for weight loss? 2004
2004 Risk factors for metabolic syndrome: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study, 1985-2001Diabetes Care.  27:2707-2715. 2004
2004 Validation of the BodyGem™ hand-held calorimeterInternational Journal of Obesity.  28:1479-1484. 2004
2004 Economic analysis of eating and physical activity: A next step for research and policy changeAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  27:111-116. 2004
2004 Metabolic adjustments with the development, treatment, and recurrence of obesity in obesity-prone rats 2004
2004 Acute high-fat diet paradigms link galanin to triglycerides and their transport and metabolism in muscleBrain Research.  1008:168-178. 2004
2004 Hormones & you: patient information page. Hormones and obesity.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.  89. 2004
2004 Persistence of abnormal neural responses to a meal in postobese individualsInternational Journal of Obesity.  28:370-377. 2004
2004 Evaluation of Urgotol plus K-Four compression for venous leg ulcers. 2004
2004 Promoting long-term weight control: Does dieting consistency matter?International Journal of Obesity.  28:278-281. 2004
2003 Multi-point estimation of total energy expenditure: A comparison between zinc-reduction and platinum-equilibration methodologiesAnalytical Biochemistry.  323:211-217. 2003
2003 Tracmor system for measuring walking energy expenditureEuropean Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  57:1176-1180. 2003
2003 Time course for changes in aerobic capacity and body composition in overweight men and women in response to long-term exercise: The Midwest Exercise Trial (MET)International Journal of Obesity.  27:912-919. 2003
2003 Fat distribution is altered in HIV-infected men without clinical evidence of the HIV lipodystrophy syndromeHIV Medicine.  4:235-240. 2003
2003 Effects of a 16-month randomized controlled exercise trial on body weight and composition in young, overweight men and women: The midwest exercise trialArchives of Internal Medicine.  163:1343-1350. 2003
2003 Weight Loss with Self-help Compared with a Structured Commercial Program: A Randomized Trial 2003
2003 Erratum: Clinical efficacy of orlistat therapy in overweight and obese patients with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes (Diabetes Care (2002) 25 (1033-1041))Diabetes Care.  26:971. 2003
2003 What to do about the metabolic syndrome?Archives of Internal Medicine.  163:395-397. 2003
2003 Relation between calcium intake and fat oxidation in adult humansInternational Journal of Obesity.  27:196-203. 2003
2003 Effects of 16 mo of verified, supervised aerobic exercise on macronutrient intake in overweight men and women: The Midwest Exercise TrialAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  78:950-956. 2003
2003 Recovery from relapse among successful weight maintainersAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  78:1079-1084. 2003
2003 The insulin resistance syndrome and coronary artery diseaseCoronary Artery Disease.  14:335-348. 2003
2003 Variability of measured resting metabolic rateAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  78:1141-1144. 2003
2002 Metabolic and anthropometric factors related to skeletal muscle UCP3 gene expression in healthy human adults. 2002
2002 Clinical efficacy of orlistat therapy in overweight and obese patients with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes: A 1-year randomized controlled trialDiabetes Care.  25:1033-1041. 2002
2002 It's time to start treating obesityAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  89:969-970. 2002
2002 Effect of exercise intensity on 24-h energy expenditure and nutrient oxidation 2002
2002 Let's get serious about promoting physical activityAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  75:449-450. 2002
2002 Metabolic and anthropometric factors related to skeletal muscle UCP3 gene expression in healthy human adults 2002
2002 Obesity: Its time has comeAmerican Journal of Hypertension.  15:655-656. 2002
2002 Office evaluation of the obese patientClinics in Family Practice.  4:351-367. 2002
2001 Differential response to targeted recruitment strategies to fitness promotion research by African-American women of varying body mass indexEthnicity and Disease.  11:115-123. 2001
2001 Regulation of macronutrient balance in healthy young and older menInternational Journal of Obesity.  25:1497-1502. 2001
2001 Measurement of the components of nonexercise activity thermogenesis. 2001
2001 Successful weight loss maintenanceAnnual Review of Nutrition.  21:323-341. 2001
2001 Inherent capacity for lipogenesis or dietary fat retention is not increased in obesity-prone rats. 2001
2001 Inherent capacity for lipogenesis or dietary fat retention is not increased in obesity-prone rats 2001
2001 Measurement of the components of nonexercise activity thermogenesis 2001
2001 Occasional physical inactivity combined with a high-fat diet may be important in the development and maintenance of obesity in human subjectsAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  73:703-708. 2001
2001 Prolonged fasting significantly changes nutrient oxidation and glucose tolerance after a normal mixed meal 2001
2000 Fat oxidation, lipolysis, and free fatty acid cycling in obesity-prone and obesity-resistant rats. 2000
2000 Dieting and the development of eating disorders in overweight and obese adultsArchives of Internal Medicine.  160:2581-2589. 2000
2000 Self-help weight loss versus a structured commercial program after 26 weeks: A randomized controlled studyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  109:282-287. 2000
2000 A case-control study of successful maintenance of a substantial weight loss: Individuals who lost weight through surgery versus those who lost weight through non-surgical meansInternational Journal of Obesity.  24:573-579. 2000
2000 Fat oxidation, lipolysis, and free fatty acid cycling in obesity-prone and obesity-resistant rats 2000
2000 Orlistat and weight loss [4] (multiple letters)American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  71:846-848. 2000
2000 The diabetes prevention program: Baseline characteristics of the randomized cohortDiabetes Care.  23:1619-1629. 2000
2000 The role of low-fat diets in body weight control: A meta-analysis of ad libitum dietary intervention studiesInternational Journal of Obesity.  24:1545-1552. 2000
1999 Correlates of physical activity in a national sample of girls and boys in grades 4 through 12Health Psychology.  18:410-415. 1999
1999 Correlates of physical activity in a national sample of girls and boys in grades 4 through 12.Health Psychology.  18:410-415. 1999
1999 (-)-Hydroxycitric acid does not affect energy expenditure and substrate oxidation in adult males in a post-absorptive stateInternational Journal of Obesity.  23:867-873. 1999
1999 Orlistat, a lipase inhibitor, for weight maintenance after conventional dieting: A 1-y studyAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  69:1108-1116. 1999
1999 Racial differences in amounts of visceral adipose tissue in young adults: The CARDIA (coronary artery risk development in young adults) studyAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  69:381-387. 1999
1999 Relapse in obesity treatment: Biology or behavior?American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  69:1064-1065. 1999
1999 Resting energy expenditure in reduced-obese subjects in the National Weight Control RegistryAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  69:1189-1193. 1999
1999 The prevalence of weight loss maintenance among American adultsInternational Journal of Obesity.  23:1314-1319. 1999
1998 Psychological symptoms in individuals successful at long-term maintenance of weight lossHealth Psychology.  17:336-345. 1998
1998 Psychological symptoms in individuals successful at long-term maintenance of weight loss.Health Psychology.  17:336-345. 1998
1998 Clinical guidelines on the identification, evaluation, and treatment of overweight and obesity in adults: Executive summaryAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  68:899-917. 1998
1998 Effects of 14 d of covert substitution of olestra for conventional fat on spontaneous food intakeAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  67:1178-1185. 1998
1998 Fuel metabolism in men and women during and after long-duration exercise 1998
1998 Genetic and environmental contributions to obesityAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  68:991-992. 1998
1998 Long-term maintenance of weight loss: Do people who lose weight through various weight loss methods use different behaviors to maintain their weight?International Journal of Obesity.  22:572-577. 1998
1997 Reduced insulin suppression of glucose appearance is related to susceptibility to dietary obesity in ratsAmerican Journal of Physiology.  272. 1997
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1997 A descriptive study of individuals successful at long-term maintenance of substantial weight lossAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  66:239-246. 1997
1997 Contribution of energy intake and tissue enzymatic profile to body weight gain in high-fat-fed rats 1997
1997 Contribution of energy intake and tissue enzymatic profile to body weight gain in high-fat-fed rats.American Journal of Physiology.  272:R188-R194. 1997
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1997 Reduced insulin suppression of glucose appearance is related to susceptibility to dietary obesity in rats 1997
1996 Measuring the thermic effect of foodAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  63:164-169. 1996
1996 Physical activity, fat balance, and energy balanceInternational Journal of Sport Nutrition.  6:80-92. 1996
1995 Exercise and macronutrient balanceInternational Journal of Obesity.  19. 1995
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1994 Weight Cycling: National Task Force on the Prevention and Treatment of Obesity 1994
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1994 Energy balance in endurance-trained female cyclists and untrained controls 1994
1994 Energy balance in endurance-trained female cyclists and untrained controls. 1994
1994 Modification of a whole room indirect calorimeter for measurement of rapid changes in energy expenditure 1994
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1994 Time course of adaptation to a high-fat diet in obesity-resistant and obesity-prone rats 1994
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1993 Acute hyperglycemia enhances proteolysis in normal man.American Journal of Physiology.  265:E715-E721. 1993
1993 Very Low-Calorie Diets 1993
1993 Skeletal muscle glucose metabolism in obesity-prone and obesity-resistant rats.American Journal of Physiology.  264:R1224-R1228. 1993
1993 A method for measuring mechanical work and work efficiency during human activitiesJournal of Biomechanics.  26:229-241. 1993
1993 A sequential behavioral analysis of cravings sweets in obese womenAddictive Behaviors.  18:67-80. 1993
1993 Acute hyperglycemia enhances proteolysis in normal manAmerican Journal of Physiology.  265. 1993
1993 Acute hyperglycemia enhances proteolysis in normal manAmerican Journal of Physiology.  265. 1993
1993 Effects of weight cycling in rats allowed a choice of dietAmerican Journal of Physiology.  264. 1993
1993 Effects of weight cycling in rats allowed a choice of diet.American Journal of Physiology.  264:R35-R40. 1993
1993 Lipid accumulation and body fat distribution is influenced by type of dietary fat fed to ratsInternational Journal of Obesity.  17:223-236. 1993
1993 Muscle hypertrophy with large-scale weight loss and resistance trainingAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  58:561-565. 1993
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1993 Randomized evaluation of a low fat ad libitum carbohydrate diet for weight reductionInternational Journal of Obesity.  17:623-629. 1993
1993 Severe vs moderate energy restriction with and without exercise in the treatment of obesity: Efficiency of weight lossAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  57:127-134. 1993
1993 Skeletal muscle glucose metabolism in obesity-prone and obesity-resistant ratsAmerican Journal of Physiology.  264. 1993
1992 Regulation of free fatty acid metabolism by insulin in humans: role of lipolysis and reesterification.American Journal of Physiology.  263:E1063-E1069. 1992
1992 Relationship between aerobic fitness level and daily energy expenditure in weight-stable humans.American Journal of Physiology.  263:E121-E128. 1992
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1992 Nutrient balance and energy expenditure during ad libitum feeding of high- fat and high-carbohydrate diets in humansAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  55:934-942. 1992
1992 Plasma lipids and lipoproteins during 6 d of maintenance feeding with long-chain, medium-chain, and mixed-chain triglyceridesAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  56:881-886. 1992
1992 Regulation of free fatty acid metabolism by insulin in humans: Role of lipolysis and reesterificationAmerican Journal of Physiology.  263. 1992
1992 Relationship between aerobic fitness level and daily energy expenditure in weight-stable humansAmerican Journal of Physiology.  263. 1992
1992 Short-term effects of dietary-fat ingestion on energy expenditure and nutrient balanceAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  55:1071-1077. 1992
1992 Skeletal muscle composition in dietary obesity-susceptible and dietary obesity-resistant ratsAmerican Journal of Physiology.  262. 1992
1992 The role of breakfast in the treatment of obesity: A randomized clinical trialAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  55:645-651. 1992
1991 Glucose regulation of lipid metabolism in humans.American Journal of Physiology.  261:E815-E820. 1991
1991 Energetic and metabolic studies of intragastric infusion of calories before and after exercise trainingInternational Journal of Obesity.  15:169-179. 1991
1991 A behavioral taxonomy of obese female participants in a weight-loss programAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  53:1151-1158. 1991
1991 Glucose regulation of lipid metabolism in humansAmerican Journal of Physiology.  261. 1991
1991 Interaction of exercise and insulin action in humansAmerican Journal of Physiology.  260. 1991
1991 Interaction of exercise and insulin action in humans.American Journal of Physiology.  260:E37-E45. 1991
1991 Nutrient balance in humans: Effects of diet compositionAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  54:10-17. 1991
1990 Effect of weight cycling on susceptibility to dietary obesity.American Journal of Physiology.  259:R1096-R1102. 1990
1990 Metabolic differences between obesity-prone and obesity-resistant rats.American Journal of Physiology.  259:R1103-R1110. 1990
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1990 Commentary on: 'Assessment of energy expenditure in ambulatory reduced-obese subjects by the techniques of weight stabilization and exogenous weight replacement'International Journal of Obesity.  14:79-81. 1990
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1985 Effects of variable caloric restriction on utilization of ingested energy in rats 1985
1985 Thermic effect of food after ingested versus tube-delivered meals 1985
1985 Thermic effect of food after ingested versus tube-delivered meals 1985
1984 Effects of fasting and restricted refeeding on utilization of ingested energy in rats 1984
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Book

Year Title Altmetric
2000 Obesity: Preventing and managing the global epidemic 2000

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Exercise in the Treatment of Obesity.  1-26. 2018
2014 Non-intrusive adaptation of system execution traces for performance analysis of software systems.  473-493. 2014
2014 Leisure-time physical activity and obesity.  385-395. 2014
2013 Obesity: Overview of treatments and interventions.  445-464. 2013
2012 Obesity: Epidemiology, etiology, and prevention.  771-785. 2012
2012 Correlates of Successful Maintenance of Weight Loss 2012
2003 Energy expenditure in physical activity.  631-653. 2003
2001 Thermogenesis.  757-772. 2001

Principal Investigator On

  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC)  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) - UAB NORC - Exploring Key Research Issues in Obesity and Nutrition  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - ASN/NORC Symposium  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Administrative Core  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Chronic Disease and Health Disparities Revision Enrichment  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Diversity Supplement - Sarah Deemer  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Enrichment Program  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Why Is The Prevalence Of Obesity So High In U.S. Southern States? Regional Predictors Of BMI And Obesity Treatment Response.  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • Comparing High and Normal Protein Diets for the Dietary Remission of Type 2 Diabetes  awarded by National Cattlemen's Beef Association 2019 - 2021
  • Comparison of Weight Loss Induced by Intermittent Fasting Versus Daily Caloric Restriction in Individuals with Obesity: A 1-Year Randomized Trial  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO DENVER - NEW 2019 - 2020
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Psychology in Physiological Psychology / Psychobiology, University of New Hampshire 1981
  • Master of Psychology in Physiological Psychology / Psychobiology, University of New Hampshire 1978
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, The University of Tennessee-Knoxville 1976
  • Emory University Medicine, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1983
  • Full Name

  • James Hill