Maryam Hajishafiee, Gholamreza Askari, Bijan Iranj, Reza Ghiasvand, Nick Bellissimo, Julia de Totosy Zepetnek, Amin Salehi-Abargouei (2016). The effect of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids supplementation on androgen profile in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical trials. Horm Metab Res. 2016 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print]


Nick Bellissimo (2015). Satiation and Satiety are important components of appetite control. Can you tell us what the difference is between the two concepts, and how dietary sugars are involved in these regulated pathways? In: Sugars and Health the Current Science. CarbNews. PDF Link


Salehi-Abargouei A, Akbari F, Bellissimo N, Azadbakht L. (2015). Dietary diversity score and obesity: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis of observational studies. Eur J Clin Nutr. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2015.118. [Epub ahead of print]


Mehrabani S, Safavi SM, Mehrabani S, Asemi M, Feizi A, Bellissimo N, Salehi-Abargouei A (2015). Effects of low-fat milk consumption at breakfast on satiety and short-term energy intake in 10- to 12-year-old obese boys. Eur J Nutr. 2015 Jun 23. [Epub ahead of print]


Fahimeh Haghighatdoost, Mojgan Mortazavi Najafabadi, Nick Bellissimo, Leila Azadbakht (2015). Association of dietary acid load with cardiovascular disease risk factors in patients with diabetic nephropathy. Nutrition Journal May;31(5):697-702.


Amin Salehi-Abargouei, Sahar Saraf-Bank, Nick Bellissimo, Leila Azadbaht (2015). Effect of non-soy legume consumption on C reactive protein: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Nutrition Journal May;31(5):631-9.


G. Harvey Anderson, Shokoufeh Khodabandeh, Barkha P. Patel, Bohdan Luhovyy, Nick Bellissimo, and Rebecca Mollard (2015). Meal-time exposure to food advertisements while watching television increases food intake in overweight and obese girls, but has a paradoxical effect in boys. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. Feb;40(2):162-7.


Nick Bellissimo, Tina Akhavan. Effect of Macronutrient Composition on Short-Term Food Intake and Weight Loss (2015). Advances in Nutrition. May 15;6(3):302S-8S.


Alyson Branton, Tina Akhavan, Branka Gladanac, Damion Pollard, Jo Welch, Melissa Rossiter and Nick Bellissimo (2014). Pre-meal video game playing and glucose reduce food intake in normal weight boys. Appetite. 83:246-62


Tina Akhavan, Michelle Eskritt, Marissa Van Engelen, Nick Bellissimo (2014). Effect of Sugars in Solutions on Immediate and Delayed Memory Recall in Boys. International Journal of School Health November; 1(3): e24545


Ali Firoozabadi, Nick Bellissimo, Ahmad Ghanizadeh, Abrisham Tanhatan Nesseri (2014). Role of Somatization in Familial and Interpersonal Relationships is the major mode of expression of Psychological Distress among Iranian Women. Khanlou N & Pilkington B. (Editors). Women’s Mental Health: Resistance and Resilience in Community and Society. Advances in Mental Health and Addiction (Series Editor: Masood Zangeneh). New York: Springer


  Nick Bellissimo, Melissa Da Silva, Kerry Miller, Tammy Fansabedian, Branka Gladanac (2014). Energy Drinks   Ask a Scientist!


  Nick Bellissimo, Tammy Fansabedian, Tayyaba Sharif, Melissa Da Silva, Kerry Miller, Branka Gladanac (2014). Sources of Vitamin D   Ask a Scientist!

  M Van Engelen, S Khodabandeh, T Akhavan, J Agarwal, B Gladanac, and N Bellissimo (2014). Effect of sugars in solutions on subjective appetite and short-term food intake in 9- to 14-year-old normal weight boys. EJCN. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2014.33

  Barkha P. Patel, G. Harvey Anderson, Shirley Vien, Nick Bellissimo, Brian C. McCrindle and Jill Hamilton (2014). Obesity, sex and pubertal status affect appetite hormone responses to a mixed glucose and whey-protein drink in adolescents. Clinical Endocrinology. DOI: 10.1111/cen.12403

  Patel BP, Bellissimo, N, Luhovyy B, Bennett, LJ, Hurton, E, Painter, J, Anderson, GH (2013). An After-School Snack of Raisins Lowers Cumulative Food Intake in Young Children. Journal of Food Science.


  Nick Bellissimo, Branka Gladanac, Monika Constantino (2013). Flavoured Water   Ask a Scientist!


Maharlouei, N, Bellissimo, N., Ahmadi, SM., Lankarani, KB. (2012). Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Pre- and Post-Menopausal Iranian women. Climacteric Nov 16.


  Tamam, S, Bellissimo, N, Thomas, SG, Patel, BP, and GH Anderson (2012). Overweight and obese boys reduce food intake in response to a glucose drink, but fail to increase intake in response to exercise of short duration. Appl Physio Nutr Metab. Jun; 37(3): 520-9.


  Barkha P Patel, Shlomi Tamam, Nick Bellissimo, and G. Harvey Anderson (2012). Reply to the discussion of “Overweight and obese boys reduce food intake in response to a glucose drink but fail to increase intake in response to exercise of short duration.” Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37: 1016-1017.


  Patel, BP, Bellissimo, N, Thomas, SG, Hamilton, JK, and GH Anderson (2011). Television viewing at mealtime reduces satiety in peri-pubertal, but not post-pubertal, girls. Pediatr Res. Nov;70(5): 513-517.


Wendy J. Schiff, Gordon M. Wardlaw, Matthew Durant, Lynne Lafave, Nick Bellissimo, Csilla Reszegi Vineet, Johnson. Connect + eText Stand Alone to accompany Nutrition for Health Living (2011), 1st Edition (9780070740815 •007074081X. McGraw-Hill Ryerson).


Abstracts


Yesudas Gudivada, Derick Rousseau, Costin Antonescu, Nick Bellissimo (2016). Evaluation of a Static In Vitro Digestion Model for Determination of the Glycemic Index of Commonly Consumed Carbohydrate-Containing Foods. Proceedings of the Canadian Nutrition Society Conference. May 5-7, 2016. Ottawa, Ontario Canada.


Qing Guo, Nick Bellissimo, and Derick Rousseau (2016). Role of Gel Structure in Controlling Lipid Digestion of Emulsion Gels. Proceedings of the 13th International Hydrocolloids Conference. May 16-20, 2016. Guelph, Ontario Canada.


Nick Bellissimo and Sana Baradaran-Dilmaghani (2015). A Focus on Policies to Improve Vitamin D Status in Women. Proceedings of the Fourth Iranian International Conference on Women’s Health. May 21, 2015. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Tammy Fansabedian*, Melissa Da Silva*, Kerry Miller*, Stephanie Cassin, Nick Bellissimo (2015). Effects of Increasing the Egg Protein Content at Breakfast on Subjective Appetite, Food Intake and Glycemic Response in Children. Proceedings of TOS, Los Angeles, CA, November 2015.


Vincent CH Wong, Fernanda Veloz, Melissa Da Silva, Kerry Miller*, Stephanie Cassin, Nick Bellissimo (2015). Effect of Dietary Protein at Breakfast on Satiety and Thermic Effect of Food in Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Children. Proceedings of TOS, Los Angeles, CA, November 2015.


M Baker*, B Gladanac, K Miller, M Da Silva, M Constantino*, T Sharif*, N Bellissimo (2015). Effect of pre-meal active video game playing on subjective appetite and short-term food intake in 9-14 year old children. Dietitians of Canada Conference, Quebec City, QB, Canada, June 2015.


Nick Bellissimo and Tina Akhavan (2014). Effect of reducing dietary saturated fatty acids on cardiovascular health: implications for dietary guidance. Third International Iranian Conference on Women’s Health, May 21-22, 2014. Women’s Health Bulletin. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Brandon Gheller, Marcy McCormick, Athena Li, N. Theresa Glanville, Younes Anini, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson, Bohdan L. Luhovyy. C-peptide and insulin secretion are not related to dairy snack induced increases in insulin in children. Proceedings of the 5th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting, St. John’s, NL, June 5-7, 2014.


Akhavan, T, Van Engelen M, Khodabandeh S, Agarwal J, Gladanac B, Bellissimo N. The effect of sugars in solution on subjective appetite and short-term food intake in normal weight boys. Proceedings of the Canadian Nutrition Society: Carbohydrates and Fibre in Nutrition Conference. Toronto, ON, January 11, 2014.


Brandon J.F. Gheller, Tina Akhavan, Damion Pollard, Branka Gladanac, Monika Constantino, Bohdan L. Luhovyy, Nick Bellissimo. A pre-meal glucose drink, but not video game playing, suppresses food intake in overweight and obese boys. Experimental Biology-2014 (April 26 – 30, 2014, San Diego, CA, U.S.A.). Abstract ID: 14-6575-EB.


Li CY, Gheller BJF, McCormick ME, Bellissimo N, Anini Y, Nunes F, Hamilton J, Mollard RC, Anderson GH, Luhovyy BL. The Effect of Solid, Semi-Solid and Fluid Snacks on Food Intake and Satiety in Children. Submitted to Experimental Biology-2014 (April 26 – 30, 2014, San Diego, CA, U.S.A.). Abstract ID: 14-5994-EB.


Gheller BJF, Montgomery SE, Anini Y, Bellissimo N, Hamilton J, Anderson GH, Luhovyy BL. Intravenous catheterization and the clinical setting do not impact appetite sensations in children. Submitted to Experimental Biology-2014 (April 26 – 30, 2014, San Diego, CA, U.S.A.). Abstract ID: 4-6666-EB.


Nick Bellissimo, Tina Akhavan (2013). Does Macronutrient Distribution Matter for Obesity? University of Massachusetts Roundtable, Innovations in Nutrition and Functional Oils: Implications for Food Processing and Dietary Guidance. Chicago, Illinois, November 18-19, 2013.

Najmeh Maharlouei, Nick Bellissimo, Seyed Mehdi Ahmadi, Kamran B. Lankarani (2013). Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in pre- and post-menopausal Iranian women. Proceedings of the Second International Preventive Cardiology Conference, Shiraz, Iran, October 16-18, 2013.

Mary McCormick, Brandon Gheller, Athena Li, Younes Anini, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson, Bohdan L Luhovyy (2013). Snack-induced glycaemia in overweight and obese children. Proceedings of the 5th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting, Quebec City, QB, May 30-June 2, 2013.


Branka Gladanac, Alyson Branton, Damion Pollard, Monika Constantino, Juhi Agarwal,Melissa Rossiter, Jo Welch, Bohdan Luhovyy, Nick Bellissimo (2013). Pre-meal Video Game Playing Increases Mealtime Satiation in Normal Weight Boys (Poster Presentation). Proceedings of the 4th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting, Quebec City, QB, May 30 – June 2, 2013. APNM


Monika Constantino, Damion Pollard, Amal Almehmadi, Branka Gladanac, Juhi Agarwal, Nick Bellissimo (2013). Lack of Effect of Pre-meal Screen-Time Exposure on Subjective Appetite and Mealtime Food Intake in Overweight/Obese Girls (Poster Presentation). Proceedings of the 4th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting, Quebec City, QB, May 30 – June 2, 2013. APNM


Kamran B. Lankarani, Seyyed Mehdi Ahmadi, Mojtaba Mahmoodi, Nima Zamiri, Mhehrzad Lotfi, Meisam Babaeinejad, Sareh Keshavarzi, Nick Bellissimo, Mohammad Kazem Lallahzadeh, Najmeh MMaharlouei, Mohammad Ali Kooshesh, Bita Geramizadeh. Comparison of Diet Composition and Anthropometric Measures in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Iranian Adults. Proceedings of 5th International Tehran Hepatitis Congress. May 15-17, 2013. Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Nick Bellissimo, Hanaa Noor, Branka Gladanac (2013). Role of Select Dietary Approaches in the Management of Gestational Diabetes. Proceedings of the Second Iranian International Conference on Women’s Health. May 2, 2013. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Najmeh Maharlouei, Nick Bellissimo, Seyed Mehdi Ahmadi, Kamran B. Lankarani (2013). Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Household women in Southwest Iran. Proceedings of the Iranian International Conference on Women’s Health, Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.

Nick Bellissimo, Lorianne J. Bennett, Kelly L. Poirier, Evelyn Hurton, Bohdan Luhovyy, Fernando Nunes, Monika Constantino, Branka Gladanac (2013). Effect of Sugars Containing Beverages on Satiety and Short-Term Food Intake in Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Girls. FASEB J. April 2013, 27: 858.1


Brandon Gheller, Mary McCormick, Athena Li, Younes Anini, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson, Bohdan L. Luhovyy (2013). Dairy Snack Reduces Glycaemia in Normal Weight Children. FASEB J. April 2013, 27: 1074.9


Nick Bellissimo (2012). Dietary Considerations to Optimize Healthy Aging in PostMenopausal Women. Proceedings of the First Iranian International Conference on Women’s Health. June 15, 2012. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


  Nick Bellissimo, Bohdan Luhovyy, Evelyn Hurton, Lorianne J. Bennett, Rebecca Mollard, James Painter, G. Harvey Anderson (2012). An after-school raisin snack reduces subjective appetite and energy intake and increases satiety in normal weight children. APNM 37(3):566. Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting, Vancouver, BC, May 23-26, 2012.


Amal A. Almehmadi, Damion Pollard, Nick Bellissimo (2012). Effect of Pre-Meal ScreenTime Activities on Subjective Appetite and Food Intake in Normal Weight Girls. FASEB J. 26:639.10


Marissa Van Engelen, Tove Armstrong, Melissa Rossiter, Michelle Eskritt, Nick Bellissimo (2012). The Effect of Sugars in Solution on Subjective Appetite and Short-term Food Intake in Normal Weight Boys. FASEB J. 26: 40.7


Nick Bellissimo. School Nutrition in the Evidence Based Century. October 19-20, 2011. International Conference on Health School. October 19, 2011. Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Nick Bellissimo. Role of Nutrition and Exercise on Chronic Disease Prevention in School Aged Children. October 19-20, 2011. International Conference on Health School. October 19, 2011. Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.

Nick Bellissimo, Kelly L. Poirier, Lorianne J. Bennett, Natalie Lynch (2011). Effect of Sugars-Containing Beverages on Satiety and Short-Term Food Intake in Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Boys. FASEB J. 25:588.5


Barkha P. Patel, Nick Bellissimo, Scott G. Thomas, Jill K. Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson (2011). Time of Consumption, But Not Body Weight, Affects Food Intake Responses to Whey Protein and Glucose in Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Children. FASEB J. 25:328.7