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Chapter 1 : Why Diets Don’t Work

Mann, T., et al. 2007. “Medicare’s Search for Effective Obesity Treatments—Diets Are Not the Answer.” American Psychologist 62(3): 220–33.

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Chapter 2 : How Allergies Cause Weight Gain

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Amar, J., et al. 2008. “Energy Intake is Associated with Endotoxemia in Apparently Healthy Men.” American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 87(5): 1219–23.

Atkinson, W., et al. 2004. “Food Elimination Based on IgG Antibodies in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Randomised Controlled Trial.” Gut 53(10): 1459–64.

Baenkler, H. 2008. “Salicylate Intolerance: Pathophysiology, Clinical Spectrum, Diagnosis and Treatment.” Deutsches Arzteblatt International 105(8): 137–42.

Barrett, J., et al. 2012. “Fermentable Oligosaccharides, Disaccharides, Monosaccharides and Polyols (FODMAPs) and Nonallergic Food Intolerance: FODMAPs or Food Chemicals?” Therapeutic Advances in Gastroenterology 5(4): 261–8.

Biesiekierski, J., et al. 2011. “Gluten Causes Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Subjects Without Celiac Disease: A Double-Blind Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial.” American Journal of Gastroenterology 106(3): 508–14.

Bolin, T. 2009. “IBS or Intolerance?” Australian Family Physician 38(12): 962–5.

Bray, G., et al. 2002. “The Influence of Different Fats and Fatty Acids on Obesity, Insulin Resistance and Inflammation.” Journal of Nutrition 132(9): 2488–91.

Buttriss, J., ed. 2008. Adverse Reactions to Food: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

California Department of Public Health. 2013. “Scomboid Fish Poisoning.

Campbell-McBride, N. 2010. Gut and Psychology Syndrome: Natural Treatment for Autism, Dyspraxia, A.D.D., Dyslexia, A.D.H.D., Depression and Schizophrenia. PLACE: Medinform Publishing.

Cani, P., 2012. “Gut Microbiome and Energy Metabolism: The Concept of MicrObesity.”  15th International Congress of Endocrinology. Florence, Italy.

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Carroccio, A., et al. 2012. “Non-celiac wheat sensitivity diagnosed by double-blind placebo-controlled challenge: exploring a new clinical entity.” American Journal of Gastroenterology 107(12):1898–906.

Dalla Pellegrina, C., et al. 2009. “Effects of Wheat Germ Agglutinin on Human Gastrointestinal Epithelium: Insights from an Experimental Model of Immune/Epithelial Cell Interaction.” Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 237(2): 146–53.

Fasano, A. 2011. “Zonulin and Its Regulation of Intestinal Barrier Function: The Biological Door to Inflammation, Autoimmunity, and Cancer.” Physiological Reviews 91(1): 151–75.

Goldstein, D. 2006. Adrenaline and the Inner World: An Introduction to Scientific Integrative Medicine. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Goodman, H. 2003. Basic Medical Endocrinology. San Diego, CA: Academic Press.

Greenstein, B., et al. 2011. At a Glance: Endocrine System at a Glance, 3rd Edition. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

Guo, H., et al. 2012. “The Value of Eliminating Foods According to Food-Specific Immunoglobulin G Antibodies in Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Diarrhea.” Journal of International Medical Research 40(1): 204–10.

Herman, P., et al. 2004. “Evaluating the Clinical Relevance of Food Sensitivity Tests: A Single Subject Experiment.” Alternative Medicine Review 9(2): 198–207.

Heyman, M. 2000. “Effect of Lactic Acid Bacteria on Diarrheal Diseases.” Journal of the American College of Nutrition 19(2 Suppl): 137S–146S.

Holt, R., et al. 2011. Endocrine Aspects of Metabolic Syndrome. Metabolic Syndrome: Science and Clinical Practice. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.. 120–138.

Karlsson, A. 1999. “Wheat Germ Agglutinin Induces NADPH-oxidase Activity in Human Neutrophils by Interaction with Mobilizable Receptors.” Infection and Immunity 67(7): 3461–8.

Kitts, D., et al. 2003. “Bioactive Proteins and Peptides from Food Sources. Applications of Bioprocesses Used in Isolation and Recovery.” Current Pharmaceutical Design 9(16): 1309–23.

Lavine, E., 2012. “Blood Testing for Sensitivity, Allergy or Intolerance to Food.” Canadian Medical Association Journal 184(6): 666–8.

Liu, W., et al. 2004. “Wheat Germ Lectin Induces G2/M Arrest in Mouse L929 Fibroblasts.” Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 91(6): 1159–73.

Maintz, L., et al. 2007. “Histamine and Histamine Intolerance.” American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 85(5):1185–96.

Mason, J. 2013. “Mechanisms of Nutrient Absorption and Malabsorption.”

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Mercer, M., et al. 1997. “Food Cravings, Endogenous Opioid Peptides, and Food Intake: A Review.” Appetite 29(3): 325–52.

Misra, M., et al. 2008. “Lower Growth Hormone and Higher Cortisol are Associated with Greater Visceral Adiposity, Intramyocellular Lipids, and Insulin Resistance in Overweight Girls.” American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism 295(2): E385–92.

Mitchell, N., et al. 2011. “Randomised Controlled Trial of Food Elimination Diet Based on IgG Antibodies for the Prevention of Migraine Like Headaches.” Nutrition Journal 10:85. doi: 10.1186/1475-2891-10-85.

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Myers, M., et al.  2010. “Obesity and Leptin Resistance: Distinguishing Cause from Effect.” Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism: TEM 21(11): 643–51.

Ovelgonne, J., et al., 2000. “Decreased Levels of Heat Shock Proteins in Gut Epithelial Cells After Exposure to Plant Lectins.” Gut 46(5): 679–87.

Pessione, E. 2012. “Lactic Acid Bacteria Contribution to Gut Microbiota Complexity: Lights And Shadows.” Frontiers in Cellular Infection Microbiology 2:86. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2012.00086.

Praag, H., et al. 2004. Stress, The Brain and Depression. West Nyack, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Purnell, J., et al. 2009. “Enhanced Cortisol Production Rates, Free Cortisol, and 11beta-HSD-1 Expression Correlate with Visceral Fat and Insulin Resistance in Men: Effect of Weight Loss.” American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism 296(2): E351–7.

Pusztai, A., et al. 1993. “Antinutritive Effects of Wheat-Germ Agglutinin and Other N-Acetylglucosamine-Specific Lectins.” British Journal of Nutrition 70(1): 313–21.

Ratliff, J., et al. 2010. “Association of Prescription H1 Antihistamine Use with Obesity: Results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.” Obesity 18(12): 2398–400.

Sapone, A., et al., 2011. “Divergence of Gut Permeability and Mucosal Immune Gene Expression in Two Gluten-Associated Conditions: Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity.” BMC Medicine 9:23. doi: 10.1186/1741-7015-9-23.

Sapone, A., et al. 2012. “Spectrum of Gluten-Related Disorders: Consensus on New Nomenclature and Classification.” BMC Medicine 10:13. doi: 10.1186/1741-7015-10-13 .

Siebler, J., et al. 2008. “The Gut-Liver-Axis: Endotoxemia, Inflammation, Insulin Resistance and NASH.” Journal of Hepatology 48(6): 1032–4.

Takahashi, M., et al. 2000. “Behavioral and Pharmacological Studies on Gluten Exorphin A5, A Newly Isolated Bioactive Food Protein Fragment, In Mice.” Japanese Journal of Pharmacology 84(3): 259–65.

Teschemacher, H. 2003. “Opioid Receptor Ligands Derived from Food Proteins.” Current Pharmaceutical Design 9(16): 1331–44.

Tillin, T. et al. 2011. “Metabolic Syndrome and Ethnicity“ in Metabolic Syndrome: Science and Clinical Practice. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.19–44.

Tortora, G., et al. 2004. Introduction to the Human Body: Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2008. “Celiac Disease.” National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

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Vaidya, V. 2006. “Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine, Volume 27.” Health and Treatment Strategies in Obesity. Karger Publishers.

Venter, C., et al. 2009. “Classification and Prevalence of Food Hypersensitivity“ in Food Hypersensitivity : Diagnosing and Managing Food Allergies and Intolerance. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell. 3–114.

Vojdani, A. 2009. “Detection of IgE, IgG, IgA and IgM antibodies against raw and processed food antigens.” Nutr Metab 6(22). doi: 10.1186/1743-7075-6-22. Weber-Hamann, B., et al. 2002. “Hypercortisolemic Depression Is Associated with Increased Intra-Abdominal Fat.” Psychosomatic Medicine 64(2): 274–7.

Yarnell, E. 2003. Exorphins, Food Cravings, and Schizophrenia. East Wanatchee, WA: Healing Mountain Publishing.

Zioudrou, C., et al. 1979. “Opioid Peptides Derived from Food Proteins. The Exorphins.” The Journal of Biological Chemistry 254(7): 2446–9.

Chapter 3 : The Hormone Heist

Adlercreutz, H. 2007. “Lignans and Human Health.” Critical Reviews in Clinical Laboratory Sciences 44(5–6): 483–525.

Agil, A., et al. 2011. “Beneficial Effects of Melatonin on Obesity and Lipid Profile in Young Zucker Diabetic Fatty Rats.” Journal of Pineal Research 50(2): 207–212.

Ahmadieh, H. 2011. “Vitamins and Bone Health: Beyond Calcium and Vitamin D.” Nutrition Reviews 69(10): 584–98.

Atoum, M., et al. 2012. “Endogenous Estradiol, Estrogen and Progesterone Receptors Increase Benign and Breast Cancer Risk among Non-Familial Postmenopausal Females.” Health Science Journal 6(10): 693–702.

Aubertin-Leheudre, M. 2011. “Diets and Hormonal Levels in Postmenopausal Women With or Without Breast Cancer.” Nutrition & Cancer 63(4): 514–24.

Badria, F. 2002. “Melatonin, Serotonin, and Tryptamine in Some Egyptian Food and Medicinal Plants.” Journal of Medicinal Food 5(3): 153–7.

Blask, D., et al. 2004. “Melatonin Uptake and Growth Prevention in Rat Hepatoma 7288CTC in Response to Dietary Melatonin: Melatonin Receptor-Mediated Inhibition of Tumor Linoleic Acid Metabolism to the Growth Signaling Molecule 13-Hydroxyoctadecadienoic Acid and the Potential Role of Phytomelatonin.” Carcinogenesis 25(6): 951–60. 

Bornstein, S., et al. 2002. “The Adrenal Hormone Metabolism in the Immune/Inflammatory Reaction.” Endocrine Research 28(4): 719–28.

Bowden, J. 2011. “Healthy Solutions DEEP Cleaning: Natural Solutions for Hepatitis C and Liver Health.” Better Nutrition 73(10): 28–30.

Burkhardt, S., et al. 2001. “Detection and quantification of the antioxidant melatonin in Montmorency and Balaton tart cherries (Prunus cerasus).” Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 49(10): 4898–902.

Capeau, J. 2005. “Insulin Signaling: Mechanisms Altered in Insulin Resistance.” International Journal of Medical Sciences Spec No: 34–9.

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Chen, M., et al. 2000. “Zinc May Be a Mediator of Leptin Production in Humans. Life Sciences 66(22): 2143–9.

Eaton, N. et al. 1999. “Endogenous Sex Hormones and Prostate Cancer: A Quantitative Review of Prospective Studies.” British Journal of Cancer 80(7): 930–4.

Finkel, J. 2012. “Testosterone Linked to Weight Loss in Obese Men.” Life Extension. 23.

Frye, C., et al. 2012. “Endocrine Disrupters: A Review of Some Sources, Effects, and Mechanisms of Actions on Behavior and Neuroendocrine Systems.” Journal of Neuroendocrinology 24(1): 144–59.

Fucic, A., et al. 2012. “Environmental Exposure to Xenoestrogens and Oestrogen-Related Cancers: Reproductive System, Breast, Lung, Kidney, Pancreas, and Brain. Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source 11(Supp l): S8.

Galluzzi, F., et al. 2005. “Reversible Weight Gain and Prolactin Levels-Long-Term Follow-up in Childhood.” Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism 18 (9): 921–4.

Gann, P., et al. 1996. “Prospective Study of Sex Hormone Levels and Risk of Prostate Cancer.” Journal of the National Cancer Institute 88(16): 1118–26.

Harvey, P. 2006. “Hyperprolactinaemia as an Adverse Effect in Regulatory and Clinical Toxicology: Role in Breast and Prostate Cancer.” Human & Experimental Toxicology 25(7): 395–404.

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Heaney, R. 1998. “Toward Optimal Health: The Experts Respond to Osteoporosis. Interview by Jodi G. Meisler.” J Womens Health Gend Based Med 9(2): 89–96.

Hietala, M., et al. 2008. “Prolactin Levels, Breast-Feeding and Milk Production in a Cohort of Young Healthy Women from High-Risk Breast Cancer Families: Implications for Breast Cancer Risk.” Familial Cancer 7(3): 221–8.

Holzer, P. 1998. “Neural Injury, Repair, and Adaptation in the GI Tract: The Elusive Action of Capsaicin on the Vagus Nerve.” American Journal of Physiology 275(1 Pt 1): G8–13.

Huang, X., et al. 2011. “Simultaneous Analysis of Serotonin, Melatonin, Piceid and Resveratrol in Fruits Using Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry.” Journal of Chromatography 1218(25): 3890–9.

Ionkova, I. 2011. “Anticancer Lignans—from Discovery to Biotechnology.” Mini Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry 11(10): 843–56.

Jie, L. 2011. “Improvement in Chewing Activity Reduces Energy Intake in One Meal and Modulates Plasma Gut Hormone Concentrations in Obese and Lean Young Chinese Men.” American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 94(3): 709-16.

Keller, C., et al. 2010. “Perimenopausal Obesity.” Journal of Women’s Health 19(5) : 987–96.

Koretz, R. 2012. “Nutritional Support for Liver Disease.” Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.

Kroner, J. 2005. “Optimal Liver Health.” Better Nutrition. 67: 36–8.

Laumann, E., et al. 1999. “Sexual Dysfunction in the United States: Prevalence and Predictors.” Journal of the American Medical Association 281(6): 537–44.

Lindstad, T. 2010. “STAMPs at the Crossroads of Cancer and Nutrition.” Nutrition & Cancer 62(7): 891–5.

Little, T., et al. 2005. “Role of Cholecystokinin in Appetite Control and Body Weight Regulation.” Obesity Reviews 6(4): 297–306.

Ma, R., et al. 2009. “A Systematic Review of the Effect of Diet in Prostate Cancer Prevention and Treatment.” Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics 22(3):187–99.

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Massé, P., et al. 2004. “Dietary Macro- and Micronutrient Intakes of Nonsupplemented Pre- and Postmenopausal Women with a Perspective on Menopause-Associated Diseases.” Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics 17(2): 121–32.

Morrison, C. 2007. “Neurobiology of Nutrition and Obesity.” Nutrition Reviews 65(12 Pt 1): 517–34.

Panda, S., et al. 1998. “Changes in Thyroid Hormone Concentrations After Administration of Ashwagandha Root Extract to Adult Male Mice.” Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology 50(9): 1065–8.

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Pasman, W., et al. 2008. “The Effect of Korean Pine Nut Oil on In-Vitro CCK Release, on Appetite Sensations and on Gut Hormones in Post-Menopausal Overweight Women.” Lipids in Health and Disease 20;7(1):10.

Pastore, L. 2012. “Beta-Endorphins.” Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism 2 (1): 11–20.

Peters, E., et al. 2001. “Vitamin C Supplementation Attenuates the Increases in Circulating Cortisol, Adrenaline and Anti-Inflammatory Polypeptides Following Ultramarathon Running.” International Journal of Sports Medicine 22(7). 537–543.

Peterson, J. 2010. “Dietary Lignans: Physiology and Potential for Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction.” Nutrition Reviews 68(10): 571–603.

Reinholz, J., et al. 2008. “Compensatory Weight Gain Due to Dopaminergic Hypofunction: New Evidence and Own Incidental Observations.” Nutrition & Metabolism 1;5: 35.

Reiter, R. 2005. “Melatonin in Walnuts: Influence on Levels of Melatonin and Total Antioxidant Capacity of Blood Nutrition.” 21(9): 920–4.

Setright, R. 2012. “The Use of Nutritional and Herbal Supplements in the Maintenance of Prostate Health: An Independent Review of Complementary Medicine Evidence.” The Setright Letter. 02:12:1–15. Journal of the Australian Traditional-Medicine Society18:199–209.

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Chapter 4 : The Nutrition of Weight Loss

Ball, S.D., et al. 2003. “Prolongation of Satiety After Low Versus Moderately High Glycemic Index Meals in Obese Adolescents.” Pediatrics 111(3): 488–94.

Basu, A., et al. 2006. “Dietary Factors that Promote or Retard Inflammation.” Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology 26(5):995–1001.

Calder, P.C. 2011. “Fatty Acids and Inflammation: The Cutting Edge Between Food and Pharma.” European Journal of Pharmacology 688(Suppl 1): S50–S58.

de Rougemont, A., et al. 2007. “Beneficial Effects of a 5-Week Low-Glycemic Index Regimen on Weight Control and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight Non-Diabetic Subjects.” British Journal of Nutrition 98(6): 1288–98.

Gunnarsdottir, J., et al. 2008. “Inclusion of Fish or Fish Oil in Weight-Loss Diets for Young Adults: Effects on Blood Lipids.” International Journal of Obesity (London) 32(7): 1105–12

Jenkins, D.J., et al. 1981. “Glycemic Index of Foods: A Physiological Basis for Carbohydrate Exchange.” The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 34(3): 362–6.

Johnson, G.H., et al. 2012. “Effect of Dietary Linoleic Acid on Markers of Inflammation in Healthy Persons: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials.” Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 112(7): 1029–41.

Kondo, T., et al. 2009. “Acetic Acid Upregulates the Expression of Genes for Fatty Acid Oxidation Enzymes in Liver to Supress Body Fat Accumulation.” Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 57(13): 5982–6.

Ostman, E., et al. 2005. “Vinegar Supplementation Lowers Glucose and Insulin Responses and Increases Satiety After a Bread Meal in Healthy Subjects.” European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 59(9): 983–8.

Rallidis, L.S., et al. 2003. “Dietary a-Linolenic Acid Decreases C-Reactive Protein, Serum Amyloid A and Interleukin-6 in Dyslipidemic Patients.” Atherosclerosis 167(2): 237–42.

Salbe, A.D., et al. 2009. “Vinegar Lacks Antiglycemic Action on Enteral Carbohydrate Absorption in Human Subjects.” Nutrition Research 29(12): 846–9.

Tai, C.C., et al. 2009. “Docosahexaenoic Acid Enhances Hepatic Serum Amyloid A Expression Via Protein Kinase A-Dependent Mechanism.” The Journal of Biological Chemistry 284(47): 32239–47.

Vasickova, L., et al. 2011. “Possible Effect of DHA Intake on Body Weight Reduction and Lipid Metabolism in Obese Children.” Neruoendocrinology Letters 32 (Suppl 2): 64–7.

Veldhorst, M., et al. 2008. “Protein-Induced Satiety: Effects and Mechanisms of Different Proteins.” Physiology & Behaviour 94(2): 300–07.

Wall, R., et al. 2010. “Fatty Acids from Fish: The Anti-Inflammatory Potential of Long-Chain Omega-3 Fatty Acids.” Nutrition Reviews 68(5): 280–9.

Westerterp-Plantenga, M.S., et al. 2012. “Dietary Protein: It’s Role in Satiety, Energetics, Weight Loss and Health.” British Journal of Nutrition 108(Suppl 2): S105-S112.

Wilde, P.J. 2009. “Eating For Life: Designing Foods for Appetite Control.” Journal of Diabetes and Science Technology 3(2): 336–70.

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Chapter 5 : The Live-It Tool Kit

Bishop, B. Personal Training.

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Kent, K. June 2010. Interview with Therapist Kate Kent. (J. Daniluk, Interviewer).

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Chapter 6 : The 5-Step Plan

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Chapter 7 : Focus on Foods

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Chapter 8 : The Recipes

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