Sharon J Herring

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Misperceived pre-pregnancy body weight status predicts excessive gestational weight gain: findings from a US cohort study
    Sharon J Herring
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:54. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Weight gain in pregnancy and risk of maternal hyperglycemia
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:61.e1-7. 2009
  3. pmc Addressing obesity in pregnancy: what do obstetric providers recommend?
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19140, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:65-70. 2010
  4. pmc Perceptions of low-income African-American mothers about excessive gestational weight gain
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University, 3223 N Broad Street, Suite 175, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1837-43. 2012
  5. pmc A qualitative study of motivators and barriers to healthy eating in pregnancy for low-income, overweight, African-American mothers
    Naomi R Reyes
    Department of Medicine, Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:1175-81. 2013
  6. pmc Determinants of excessive gestational weight gain in urban, low-income women
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Department of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e439-46. 2012
  7. pmc Association of postpartum depression with weight retention 1 year after childbirth
    Sharon J Herring
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1296-301. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Objectively measured sleep duration and hyperglycemia in pregnancy
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Department of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, United States Department of Public Health, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, United States Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:51-5. 2014
  9. pmc Modifiable predictors associated with having a gestational weight gain goal
    Alison Tovar
    John Hancock Research Center on Physical Activity, Nutrition and Obesity Prevention, Gerald J and Dorothy R Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, 150 Harrison Ave, Room 243, Boston, MA, 02111, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:1119-26. 2011
  10. pmc Do pregnant women accurately report sleep time? A comparison between self-reported and objective measures of sleep duration in pregnancy among a sample of urban mothers
    Sharon J Herring
    Department of Medicine, Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University School of Medicine, 3223 N Broad Street, Suite 175, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:1323-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Misperceived pre-pregnancy body weight status predicts excessive gestational weight gain: findings from a US cohort study
    Sharon J Herring
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:54. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of misperceived pre-pregnancy body weight status with excessive gestational weight gain...
  2. doi request reprint Weight gain in pregnancy and risk of maternal hyperglycemia
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:61.e1-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine associations of weight gain from prepregnancy to glycemic screening with glucose tolerance status...
  3. pmc Addressing obesity in pregnancy: what do obstetric providers recommend?
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19140, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:65-70. 2010
    ..To improve outcomes, obstetric providers must effectively evaluate and manage their obese pregnant patients. We sought to determine the knowledge, attitudes, and practice patterns of obstetric providers regarding obesity in pregnancy...
  4. pmc Perceptions of low-income African-American mothers about excessive gestational weight gain
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University, 3223 N Broad Street, Suite 175, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1837-43. 2012
    ..Messages that link guideline recommended weight gain to optimal infant outcomes and mothers' physical symptoms may be most effective for weight control...
  5. pmc A qualitative study of motivators and barriers to healthy eating in pregnancy for low-income, overweight, African-American mothers
    Naomi R Reyes
    Department of Medicine, Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:1175-81. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Determinants of excessive gestational weight gain in urban, low-income women
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Department of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e439-46. 2012
    ..Factors influencing excessive weight gain in pregnancy have not been well-studied among urban, low-income women...
  7. pmc Association of postpartum depression with weight retention 1 year after childbirth
    Sharon J Herring
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1296-301. 2008
    ..To examine the extent to which early postpartum depression is associated with weight retention 1 year after childbirth...
  8. doi request reprint Objectively measured sleep duration and hyperglycemia in pregnancy
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Department of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, United States Department of Public Health, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, United States Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:51-5. 2014
    ..We additionally examined associations of objectively measured daytime sleep duration and nap frequency on maternal glycemic control...
  9. pmc Modifiable predictors associated with having a gestational weight gain goal
    Alison Tovar
    John Hancock Research Center on Physical Activity, Nutrition and Obesity Prevention, Gerald J and Dorothy R Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, 150 Harrison Ave, Room 243, Boston, MA, 02111, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:1119-26. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Do pregnant women accurately report sleep time? A comparison between self-reported and objective measures of sleep duration in pregnancy among a sample of urban mothers
    Sharon J Herring
    Department of Medicine, Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University School of Medicine, 3223 N Broad Street, Suite 175, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:1323-7. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the extent to which self-reported gestational sleep duration assessed by questionnaire predicted objectively measured gestational sleep duration via actigraphy...
  11. pmc Web-based weight loss in primary care: a randomized controlled trial
    Gary G Bennett
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:308-13. 2010
    ..Efficacious web-based weight loss interventions can be successfully offered in the primary care setting...
  12. pmc Obesity and diabetes in mothers and their children: can we stop the intergenerational cycle?
    Sharon J Herring
    Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University School of Medicine, 3223 North Broad Street, Suite 175, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 11:20-7. 2011
    ..Longer-term complications of GDM include increased risk of maternal type 2 diabetes and offspring obesity. Promising intervention studies to decrease the intergenerational cycle of obesity and diabetes are currently underway...