Anna E Mathews

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint What are the top-circulating magazines in the United States telling older adults about cognitive health?
    Anna E Mathews
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 24:302-12. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Older adults' perceptions of physical activity and cognitive health: implications for health communication
    Anna E Price
    Department of Health Sciences, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:15-24. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Older adults' perceived physical activity enablers and barriers: a multicultural perspective
    Anna E Mathews
    Dept of Health and Exercise Science, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 18:119-40. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Perceptions and beliefs about the role of physical activity and nutrition on brain health in older adults
    Sara Wilcox
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, PHRC 3rd Floor, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Gerontologist 49:S61-71. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Getting the message out about cognitive health: a cross-cultural comparison of older adults' media awareness and communication needs on how to maintain a healthy brain
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Gerontologist 49:S50-60. 2009
  6. pmc Cognitive health messages in popular women's and men's magazines, 2006-2007
    Daniela B Friedman
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A32. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Active travel to school: policies and attitudes of school and district leaders
    Anna E Mathews
    Dept of Health and Exercise Science, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:S13-9. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint An impact evaluation of two versions of a brief intervention targeting alcohol use and physical activity among adolescents
    Anna E Mathews
    University of South Carolina, USA
    J Drug Educ 37:401-16. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Pedestrian activity among California adults
    Anna E Mathews
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:15-23. 2009

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint What are the top-circulating magazines in the United States telling older adults about cognitive health?
    Anna E Mathews
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 24:302-12. 2009
    ..Articles focused on physical activity, with information directing readers to credible resources, and by writers with health or science backgrounds, could enhance the quality of cognitive health communication in popular media...
  2. doi request reprint Older adults' perceptions of physical activity and cognitive health: implications for health communication
    Anna E Price
    Department of Health Sciences, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:15-24. 2011
    ..Participants suggested messages be paired with social support to increase PA. Results suggest a need for evidence-based, credible communication promoting PA and CH...
  3. ncbi request reprint Older adults' perceived physical activity enablers and barriers: a multicultural perspective
    Anna E Mathews
    Dept of Health and Exercise Science, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 18:119-40. 2010
    ..Findings suggest several ways to promote PA among older people, including developing exercise programs designed for older adults and health messages promoting existing places and programs older adults can use to engage in PA...
  4. doi request reprint Perceptions and beliefs about the role of physical activity and nutrition on brain health in older adults
    Sara Wilcox
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, PHRC 3rd Floor, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Gerontologist 49:S61-71. 2009
    ..To examine older adults' perceptions of the link between physical activity (PA) and nutrition to the maintenance of cognitive health...
  5. doi request reprint Getting the message out about cognitive health: a cross-cultural comparison of older adults' media awareness and communication needs on how to maintain a healthy brain
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Gerontologist 49:S50-60. 2009
    ..Using a cross-cultural focus, we describe older adults' awareness about cognitive health, and their ideas about how to inform and motivate others to engage in activities that may maintain brain health...
  6. pmc Cognitive health messages in popular women's and men's magazines, 2006-2007
    Daniela B Friedman
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A32. 2010
    ..Popular media helps establish the public health agenda. In this study, we describe articles about cognitive health in top-circulating women's and men's magazines...
  7. ncbi request reprint Active travel to school: policies and attitudes of school and district leaders
    Anna E Mathews
    Dept of Health and Exercise Science, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:S13-9. 2010
    ..When promoting active travel to school, it is important to consider school and district policies as well as attitudes of school and district administrators...
  8. ncbi request reprint An impact evaluation of two versions of a brief intervention targeting alcohol use and physical activity among adolescents
    Anna E Mathews
    University of South Carolina, USA
    J Drug Educ 37:401-16. 2007
    ..The small group version of Project SPORT was largely acceptable and potentially efficacious for both male and female adolescents, with the largest impact seen on participants' images, beliefs, and commitment related to physical activity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pedestrian activity among California adults
    Anna E Mathews
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:15-23. 2009
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess (1) pedestrian activity levels among adults, (2) where and why adults engage in pedestrian activity, and (3) what adults consider when deciding where to engage in pedestrian activity...