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Evaluation of Chewing and Swallowing Sensors for Monitoring Ingestive Behavior
(American Scientific Publishers, 2013-03)
Monitoring Ingestive Behavior (MIB) of individuals is of special importance to identify and treat eating patterns associated with obesity and eating disorders. Current methods for MIB require subjects reporting every meal ...
The influence of previous experience and starvation on aphid feeding behavior
It was hypothesized that (1) previous experience of aphids on a host plant leads to differences in their feeding behavior relative to aphids without previous experience on it and that (2) a change in the physiological state ...
Energetic and physiological correlates of prey handling and ingestion in lizards and snakes
In this review, we summarize the energetic and physiological correlates of prey handling and ingestion in lizards and snakes. There were marked differences in the magnitude of aerobic metabolism during prey handling and ...
Free availability of high-energy foods led to energy over-ingestion and protein under-ingestion in choice-fed broilers
The objective of this study was to compare energy and protein content of the diet selected by choice-fed broilers with thatof broilers fed a balanced diet. One hundred and eighty 1-day-old male broilers were randomly ...
Water intake behavior of broiler chickens exposed to heat stress and drinking from bell or and nipple drinkers
(Fundação APINCO de Ciência e Tecnologia Avícolas, 2011-06-01)
The aspects involved in broiler water intake are not well known, despite the importance of water in animal nutrition and physiology. Water intake behavior should be taken into account when deciding on different types of ...
Circadian and Ultradian rhythms of Water ingestion in ratsRitmos Circadianos y Ultradianos en la ingestión de agua en ratas
(Sociedad Mexicana de Análisis de la Conducta / Mexican Society of Behavior Analysis, 2011)