Carol Ann Holcomb
Affiliation: Kansas State University
- Calcium-fortified beverage supplementation on body composition in postmenopausal womenMark D Haub
Department of Human Nutrition, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA
Nutr J 4:21. 2005..We investigated the effects of a calcium-fortified beverage supplemented over 12 months on body composition in postmenopausal women (n = 37, age = 48-75 y)...
- Consumption of caroltenoid-rich foods and central vision loss:a matched case-controlled study in KansasCarol Ann Holcomb
Department of Human Nutrition, Kansas State University, Manhatten, KS, 66506 1407, USA
J Nutr Elder 24:1-18. 2004..Prospective studies are needed to further evaluate the potential protective influence of carotenoid-rich foods on central vision loss among older adults...
- Physical activity minimizes the association of body fatness with abdominal obesity in white, premenopausal women: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination SurveyCarol Ann Holcomb
Department of Human Nutrition, Kansas State University, 210 Justin Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 104:1859-62. 2004..The ability of increased daily physical activity to minimize age-related increases in abdominal obesity could be a strong incentive for women approaching menopause to become more physically active...
- Geographic variation in the prevalence of macular disease among elderly medicare beneficiaries in KansasCarol Ann Holcomb
Department of Human Nutrition, Kansas State University, 210 Justin Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 1407, USA
Am J Public Health 95:75-7. 2005..Compared with the state prevalence of 5.34%, the central agricultural area showed a disproportionately high macular disease prevalence...
- Breastfeeding duration and childhood overweight among low-income children in Kansas, 1998-2002Sandra B Procter
Kansas State University Research and Extension, Department of Human Nutrition, 204 Justin Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Am J Public Health 98:106-10. 2008..We sought to determine whether increased duration of breast-feeding was associated with decreased risk of overweight among 4-year-old children in Kansas families with limited means...