Wintink, M. (2015) Self Science: A Guide to the Mind and Your Brain's Potential. Iguana Publishing, Toronto, Canada

Published Peer-Reviewed Academic Book Chapters

Voegeli, T.S., Wintink, A.J., Currie, R.W.  (2007). Heat Shock Proteins Hsp70 and Hsp27 and Neural Cellular Protection.  In: Heat Shock Proteins in the Brain: Implications for Neurodegenerative Diseases and Neuroprotection. Editors: A. Asea and I.R. Brown, Springer, New York, NY.

Kalynchuk, L.E. & Wintink, A.J. (2005). A potential role for the hippocampus in the expression of kindling-induced fear. In Kindling 6, Eds. Michael E Corcoran & Solomon L Moshe: Springer, New York, NY.

Published Peer-Reviewed Scientific Papers  

Fournier, N.M., Darnbrough A.L., Wintink, A.J., & Kalynchuk, L.E. (2009). Altered synapsin I immunoreactivity and fear behavior in male and female rats subjected to long-term amygdala kindling. Behavioral Brain Research, 196, 106-115. 

Voegeli, T.S., Wintink, A.J., Chen, Y., & Currie, R.W. (2008). Heat Shock Proteins: The Regulation of Ang II-induced Blood Pressure by NF-kB. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 33, 1042-1049.

Gregus, A., Wintink, A.J., Davis, A.C., & Kalynchuk, L.E. (2005). Effect of repeated corticosterone injections and restraint stress on anxiety and depression-like behavior in male rats. Behavioural Brain Research, 156, 105-114.

Young, N.A., Wintink, A.J., & Kalynchuk, L.E. (2004). Environmental enrichment facilitates amygdala kindling but reduces kindling-induced fear in male rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 118, 1128-1133. 

Wintink, A.J., Young, N.A., Davis, A.C., Gregus, A., & Kalynchuk, L.E. (2003). Kindling-induced emotionality in male and female rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 117, 632-640.

Kalynchuk, L.E., Davis, A.C., Gregus, A., Taggart, J., Dodd, C.C., & Wintink, A.J., Marchant, E.G. (2001). Hippocampal involvement in the expression of kindling-induced fear in rats. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Review, 12, 451-457.

Wintink, A.J., Segalowitz, S.J., & Cudmore, L.J.  (2001). Task complexity and habituation effects on frontal P300 topography. Brain and Cognition, 46, 307-311.

Wintink, A.J. & Brudzynski, S.M.  (2001).  The role of the dopaminergic system in the production of ultrasonic calls in adult rats. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 70, 317 - 323.

Segalowitz, S.J., Wintink, A.J., & Cudmore, L.J.  (2001).  P300 topographical change in early trials and with respect to task complexity. Cognitive Brain Research, 12, 451-457

Magazine Articles

Wintink, A.J. (2013). Ibuprofen and Digestion. Optimyz Magazine (Nov/Dec)

Wintink, A.J. (2012). The Health Benefits of a Calorie-Restricted Diet. Optimyz Magazine. (May/June issue) 

Wintink, A.J. (2012). The Sex Continuum. Optimyz Magazine. (Mar/Apr issue, in press.)

Wintink, A.J. (2012). Epigenetics & Cancer, Part 2. Optimyz Magazine. (Jan/Feb issue)

Wintink, A.J. (2011). Epigenetics & Cancer, Part 1. Optimyz Magazine. (Nov/Dec issue)

 Wintink, A.J.  (2011). Laser Eye Surgery: When is Performance Enhancing Too Much? Optimyz Magazine. (Sep/Oct issue).

Wintink, A.J. (2011). Homeopathy: Where Less is More. Optimyz Magazine. (July/Aug issue).  

Wintink, A.J.  (2011). The Runner’s High. Optimyz Magazine. (May/Jun issue).

Wintink, A.J.  (2011). The Wandering Mind is Not a Happy One. Optimyz Magazine. (Mar/Apr issue).

Wintink, A.J.  (2011). Food For Thought: Brain Nutrition. Optimyz Magazine. (Jan/Feb issue). *This was the first issue of Canada-Wide Distribution of Optimyz Magazine.

Wintink, A.J. (2010). Yoga – The Next Miracle Drug? Optimyz Magazine. (Nov/Dec issue). Atlantic Canada distribution only, readership of 75 000.

Wintink, A.J. (2010). Tanning Salons and Cancer. Optimyz Magazine. (Sep/Oct issue).

Wintink, A.J. (2010). Using Viruses to Fight Cancer. Optimyz Magazine. (Jul/Aug issue).

Wintink, A.J. (2010). Work-Life Balance. Optimyz Magazine. (May/Jun issue). 

Wintink, A.J. (2010). Meditation and the Brain. Optimyz Magazine. (Mar/Apr issue).     

Wintink, A.J. (2010). Hormones: The Influence of Synthetic and Plant-Based Hormones as Disruptors to Our Endocrine System. Optimyz Magazine. (Jan/Feb issue).

Wintink, A.J. (2009). The Mind Workout: Exercise Promotes Learning and Emotional Wellness. Optimyz Magazine. (Nov/Dec issue).

Wintink, A.J. Shoulders Back – Open Heart. (2009). Kripalu Yoga Bulletin, International Magazine. 

* N.B. Optimyz Magazine is a Health, Lifestyle, Fitness, and Mind Magazine distributed across Canada with a readership of 300 000. The articles above are part of a regular science column that I wrote from the Nov/Dec, 2009 issue through till May/June, 2012 issue, inclusive.

Resource Guides

Wintink, A.J. Let Your Talents Guide Your Way! Planning Your Career Beyond High School. (2008). Resource Section in Add It Up, by Anne Richards, MD. – A Graphic Novel for Teenagers diagnosed with ADHD. Publisher: Communication Ebmed Inc. Sponsored by Shire Pharmaceutical.