Diet Records

Performance of the first combined smartwatch and smartphone diabetes diary application study.

Publication Date: 
Apr 30, 2015

BACKGROUND: Wearable computing has long been described as the solution to many health challenges. However, the use of this technology as a diabetes patient self-management tool has not been fully explored.

Merging dietary assessment with the adolescent lifestyle.

Publication Date: 
Jan 23, 2014

The use of image-based dietary assessment methods shows promise for improving dietary self-report among children.

Feasibility and validity of mobile phones to assess dietary intake.

Publication Date: 
Oct 04, 2014

Current limitations of conventional dietary assessment methods restrict the establishment of diet-disease relationships and efficacy of dietary interventions.

Adherence to a smartphone application for weight loss compared to website and paper diary: pilot randomized controlled trial.

Publication Date: 
Apr 16, 2013

BACKGROUND: There is growing interest in the use of information communication technologies to treat obesity. An intervention delivered by smartphone could be a convenient, potentially cost-effective, and wide-reaching weight management strategy.

Hand-held dynamic visual noise reduces naturally occurring food cravings and craving-related consumption.

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Publication Date: 
Jun 17, 2013

This study demonstrated the applicability of the well-established laboratory task, dynamic visual noise, as a technique for reducing naturally occurring food cravings and subsequent food intake. Dynamic visual noise was delivered on a hand-held computer device.

Use of technology in children's dietary assessment.

Publication Date: 
Feb 04, 2009

BACKGROUND: Information on dietary intake provides some of the most valuable insights for mounting intervention programmes for the prevention of chronic diseases. With the growing concern about adolescent overweight, the need to accurately measure diet becomes imperative.