• Dietary Proteins, Brown Fat, and Adiposity 

      Madsen, Lise; Myrmel, Lene Secher; Fjære, Even; Øyen, Jannike; Kristiansen, Karsten (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      High protein diets have become popular for body weight maintenance and weight loss despite controversies regarding efficacy and safety. Although both weight gain and weight loss are determined by energy consumption and ...
    • Fatty fish intake and cognitive function: FINS-KIDS, a randomized controlled trial in preschool children 

      Øyen, Jannike; Kvestad, Ingrid; Midtbø, Lisa Kolden; Graff, Ingvild Eide; Hysing, Mari; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Wik, Maria; Baste, Valborg; Frøyland, Livar; Koletzko, Berthold; Demmelmair, Hans; Dahl, Lisbeth; Lie, Øyvind; Kjellevold, Marian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Marine resources including fatty fish are important sources of n-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 LC-PUFAs), which are important for brain development. To our knowledge, this is the first randomized controlled ...
    • Fatty fish intake and the effect on mental health and sleep in preschool children in FINS-KIDS, a randomized controlled trial 

      Hysing, Mari; Kvestad, Ingrid; Kjellevold, Marian; Midtbø, Lisa Kolden; Graff, Ingvild Eide; Lie, Øyvind; Hurum, Hallvard Moen; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Øyen, Jannike (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Mental health and sleep problems are prevalent in children during preschool years. The aim of the current study was to investigate if increased intake of fatty fish compared with meat improves mental health and sleep in ...
    • Fatty Fish Intake and the Effect on Mental Health and Sleep in Preschool Children in FINS-KIDS, a Randomized Controlled Trial 

      Hysing, Mari; Kvestad, Ingrid; Kjellevold, Marian; Midtbø, Lisa Kolden; Graff, Ingvild Eide; Lie, Øyvind; Hurum, Hallvard Moen; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Øyen, Jannike (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Mental health and sleep problems are prevalent in children during preschool years. The aim of the current study was to investigate if increased intake of fatty fish compared with meat improves mental health and sleep in ...
    • Iodine content of six fish species, Norwegian dairy products and hen's egg 

      Nerhus, Ive; Wik, Maria; Nilsen, Bente Merete; Øyen, Jannike; Måge, Amund; Ødegård, Elisabeth Rasmussen; Midtbø, Lisa Kolden; Frantzen, Sylvia; Køgel, Tanja; Graff, Ingvild Eide; Lie, Øyvind; Dahl, Lisbeth; Kjellevold, Marian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Iodine is a trace element required for the production of thyroid hormones, essential for metabolism, growth and brain development, particularly in the first trimester of pregnancy. Milk and lean fish are the main dietary ...
    • Iodine status in Norwegian preschool children and associations with dietary iodine sources: the FINS-KIDS study 

      Nerhus, Ive; Odland, Mathilde; Kjellevold, Marian; Midtbø, Lisa Kolden; Wik, Maria; Graff, Ingvild Eide; Lie, Øyvind; Kvestad, Ingrid; Frøyland, Livar; Dahl, Lisbeth; Øyen, Jannike (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Iodine is an essential trace element necessary for thyroid hormone synthesis. Iodine deficiency is a continuing public health problem despite international efforts to eliminate it. Studies on iodine status in preschoolers ...
    • Maternal Iodine Status is Associated with Offspring Language Skills in Infancy and Toddlerhood 

      Wik, Maria; Dahl, Lisbeth; Moe, Vibeke; Abel, Marianne Hope; Brantsæter, Anne Lise; Øyen, Jannike; Meltzer, Helle Margrete; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Graff, Ingvild Eide; Smith, Lars; Kjellevold, Marian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Inadequate iodine status affects the synthesis of the thyroid hormones and may impair brain development in fetal life. The aim of this study was to explore the association between maternal iodine status in pregnancy measured ...
    • Seafood intake and the development of obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes 

      Liaset, Bjørn; Øyen, Jannike; Jacques, Helene; Kristiansen, Karsten; Madsen, Lise (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      We provide an overview of studies on seafood intake in relation to obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. Overweight and obesity development is for most individuals the result of years of positive energy balance. ...
    • The effects of fatty fish intake on adolescents' nutritional status and associations with attention performance: Results from the FINS-TEENS randomized controlled trial 

      Handeland, Katina Dingtorp; Skotheim, Siv; Baste, Valborg; Graff, Ingvild Eide; Frøyland, Livar; Lie, Øyvind; Kjellevold, Marian; Wik, Maria; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Øyen, Jannike; Dahl, Lisbeth (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Adolescence involves changes in dietary habits that may induce imbalances in the intake of different nutrients. Fish is an important dietary source of omega-3 (n-3) long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFAs), vitamin ...
    • The impact of different animal-derived protein sources on adiposity and glucose homeostasis during ad libitum feeding and energy restriction in already obese mice 

      Myrmel, Lene Secher; Fauske, Kristin Røen; Fjære, Even; Bernhard, Annette; Liisberg, Ulrike; Hasselberg, Astrid Elise; Øyen, Jannike; Kristiansen, Karsten; Madsen, Lise (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Low-fat diets and energy restriction are recommended to prevent obesity and to induce weight loss, but high-protein diets are popular alternatives. However, the importance of the protein source in obesity prevention and ...