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Erhart et al, 2012 - Examining the relationship between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and overweight in children and adolescents.
Dancause et al., 2012 - Prenatal exposure to a natural disaster increases risk for obesity in 5-year-old children.
Johnson et al 2011 - ADHD: is it time to reappraise the role of sugar consumption?
Swinburn et al 2011 - The global obesity pandemic: shaped by global drivers and local environments
Forman et al 2009 - Food branding influences ad libitum intake differently in children depending on weight status. Results of a pilot study
Ainge et al 2011 - A systematic review on animal models of maternal high fat feeding and offspring glycaemic control
Fabricatore et al 2011 - Intentional weight loss and changes in symptoms of depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Cornwell & McAlister 2011 - Alternative thinking about starting points of obesity. Development of child taste preferences
Vendruscolo et al 2010 - Sugar overconsumption during adolescence selectively alters motivation and reward function in adult rats
Krebs-Smith et al 2010 - Americans do not meet federal dietary recommendations
Rollins et al 2010 - The beneficial effect of family meals on obesity differs by race, sex, and household education: the national survey of children's health, 2003-2004
Sullivan et al 2010 - High-Fat Diet during Pregnancy Causes Perturbations in the Serotonergic System and Increased Anxiety-Like Behavior in Offspring
Wang et al 2010 - Modern organic and broiler chickens sold for human consumption provide more energy from fat than protein
Tozuka et al 2009 - Diet-induced obesity in female mice leads to peroxidized lipid accumulations and impairment of hippocampal neurogenesis during the early life of their offspring
Robinson-O'Brien et al 2009 - Adolescent and young adult vegetarianism: better dietary intake and weight outcomes but increased risk of disordered eating behaviors.
Jorde et al 2008 - Effects of vitamin D supplementation on symptoms of depression in overweight and obese subjects: randomized double blind trial.
Cortese et al, 2008 - Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and obesity: a systematic review of the literature.
Kuo et al 2007 - Neuropeptide Y acts directly in the periphery on fat tissue and mediates stress-induced obesity and metabolic syndrome
Hypponen et al., 2007 - Hypovitaminosis D in British adults at age 45 y: nationwide cohort study of dietary and lifestyle predictors.
Kirkham and Tucci 2006 - Endocannabinoids in appetite control and the treatment of obesity
Gosnell and Levine 2009 - Reward systems and food intake: role of opioids