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Effects of dietary restraint and oral contraceptives on bone strength and bone turnover in young women
(Brock University, 2006-06-29)
ABSTRACT Introduction The purpose of this study was to assess specific osteoporosis-related health behaviours and physiological outcomes including daily calcium intake, physical activity levels, bone strength, as ...
Exploring the relationship between ethnicity and hypertension in Canada
(Brock University, 2007-06-29)
Background: Previous work examining differences in hypertension across ethnic groups employ race as the principal variable. While differences in hypertension have been identified across racial groups, there is great ...
Does altering brachial artery tone with lower-body negative pressure and flow-mediated dilation affect arterial stiffness?
(Brock University, 2006-06-04)
Although medium sized, muscular vessels normally respond to sympathetic stimulation by reducing compliance, it is unclear whether the large brachial artery is similarly affected by sympathetic stimulation induced via ...
Carbohydrate refeeding rapidly reverses the adaptive upregulation of human skeletal muscle pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase following a high fat diet
(Brock University, 2004-07-14)
The time course for the reversal of the adaptive increase in pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase (PDK) activity following a 6d high fat diet (HP: 4.2 ± 0.2 % carbohydrate; 75.6 ± 0.4 % fat; 19.5 ± 0.8 % protein) was investigated ...
The effects of a language intervention program on the phonological and word awareness skills of language-delayed kindergarten children
(Brock University, 1992-07-09)
Over the past decade, research has suggested that phonological and word awareness skills (i.e., the ability to reflect on and manipulate the components of language) are important for early reading acquisition. This ...
Engaging China : the case of the South China Sea /
(Brock University, 2003-07-14)
The People's Republic of China and her relations with the countries of the association of Southeast Asian nations : 1969-1975
(Brock University, 1976-10-02)
Phe Ihesis examines the evolution of the -policies of the People fs Jtenublie of China towards J?hail°nd, PTal ysia, Singapore, Iidonesia pad the Philip-pines, organised in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ...
Disorganized labour : Canadian unions and constitutional reform /
(Brock University, 2001-07-14)
Exploring the relationship between professional and organizational commitment : the attitudes of Ontario chartered accountancy students
(Brock University, 1997-07-09)
This study was undertaken to investigate the attitudes of chartered accountancy (CA) students toward professional commitment and organizational commitment. The focus of the study was to discover if a relationship between ...
Examining experiences that develop responsivity in practitioners
(Brock University, 1997-07-09)
This thesis has been produced to meet the requirements of Brock University's Masters of Education program. It is the result of many peoples' reflections on and beliefs about the act of teaching in today's world. This ...