Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "Obesity"
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Priming, social norms, and eating behavior: An investigation of the impact of food advertisements and norms on consumption (2016-04-21)Childhood obesity is a growing problem in the United States. This study used the theories of normative social behavior and priming to better understand how food advertisements and social norms affect the eating behavior ...
Reduced adipose tissue hypoxia as a potential mechanism by which exercise and/or low fat diet reduces inflammation in obese mice (2010-05-19)Recent evidence from our lab suggests that, in high fat diet-induced (HFD, 45% fat) obese mice, moderate exercise, low fat diet (LFD, 10% fat), or their combination results in significant reductions in the visceral adipose ...
The effects of exercise training on the gut microbiota, microbial metabolites and microbial-host interactions in mice and humans (2017-04-20)The gut microbiome (GM) consists of trillions of microbes that can modulate numerous physiological systems of its mammalian host. It is well established that behavioral practices and the environment encountered by the host ...
(2012-02-01)The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is the largest nutritional assistance program addressing food insecurity in the United States. Due to the program’s reach, SNAP has been called to address other ...