Resources to compliment the "Taste of Health"
presentation at the Colorado Legacy Foundation Healthy School
Denver Museum of Nature & Science Info:
PTC Bitter Taste Strips: You can purchase
these from a variety of suppliers online. They are very
Brain Energy Requirements
(originally HT Chugani, Neurodevelopmental Neuroimaging, New York
Food Choices and Executive Functions:
Cohen et al. 2011. Obesity, orbitofrontal structure
and function are associated with food choice: a cross-sectional
Exercise Increases Mitochondria in Skeletal
Muscles:Adhihetty et al. 2007. The effect of
training on the expression of mitochondrial biogenesis- and
apoptosis-related proteins in skeletal muscle of patients with
Exercise Increases Mitochondria in Neurons:
Steiner et al. 2011. Exercise Training Increases
Mitochondrial Biogenesis in the Brain. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21817111
Cornell University Food and Brand Lab: http://foodpsychology.cornell.edu/index.html
Wansick et al. 2008. Consequences of belonging to
the "clean plate club". http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18838655
Denver Cardiovascular disease Reduction: A Focused
Transformation Full website to come, check back!)
Lenroot et al. 2007. Sexual dimorphism of brain
developmental trajectories during childhood and adolescence.
Stice and Spoor. Relation of Reward from Food
Intake and Anticipated Food Intake to Obesity: A Functional
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2681092/?tool=pubmed
Exercise and Mindfulness in Learning:
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