Nalini Ranjit

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Dietary and activity correlates of sugar-sweetened beverage consumption among adolescents
    Nalini Ranjit
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Health Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, 1616 Guadalupe St, Suite 6 300, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e754-61. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint A descriptive study of beverage consumption among an ethnically diverse sample of public school students in Texas
    Alexandra E Evans
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 29:387-96. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Promoting energy-balance behaviors among ethnically diverse adolescents: overview and baseline findings of The Central Texas CATCH Middle School Project
    Andrew E Springer
    1University of Texas School of Public Health Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:559-70. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Exposure to multiple components of a garden-based intervention for middle school students increases fruit and vegetable consumption
    Alexandra Evans
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:608-16. 2012
  5. pmc Physical activity during recess in low-income third-grade Texas students
    Andrew E Springer
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health Austin Regional Campus, Austin, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:318-24. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Parental influences on television watching among children living on the Texas-Mexico border
    Andrew E Springer
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Prev Med 51:112-7. 2010
  7. pmc Senate Bill 42: implementation and impact on physical activity in middle schools
    Cristina S Barroso
    Hispanic Health Research Center, Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, Texas 78520, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:S82-90. 2009
  8. pmc Implementation of Texas Senate Bill 19 to increase physical activity in elementary schools
    Steven H Kelder
    School of Public Health, University of Texas at Houston, Austin Regional Campus, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S221-47. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Reductions in child obesity among disadvantaged school children with community involvement: the Travis County CATCH Trial
    Deanna M Hoelscher
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus, Austin, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:S36-44. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Are adolescents' perceptions of dietary practices associated with their dietary behaviors?
    Cayley E Velazquez
    Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1735-40. 2011

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Dietary and activity correlates of sugar-sweetened beverage consumption among adolescents
    Nalini Ranjit
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Health Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, 1616 Guadalupe St, Suite 6 300, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e754-61. 2010
    ..To examine the dietary and activity correlates of sugar-sweetened beverage consumption by children in middle and high school...
  2. ncbi request reprint A descriptive study of beverage consumption among an ethnically diverse sample of public school students in Texas
    Alexandra E Evans
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 29:387-96. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine prevalence rates of 5 types of beverage consumption by sociodemographic factors among 4th-, 8th-, and 11th-grade public school students in Texas...
  3. ncbi request reprint Promoting energy-balance behaviors among ethnically diverse adolescents: overview and baseline findings of The Central Texas CATCH Middle School Project
    Andrew E Springer
    1University of Texas School of Public Health Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:559-70. 2013
    ..Additional behavioral findings are reported. Body mass index and behaviors were comparable across conditions. Baseline findings underscore the need to promote student energy-balance behaviors. ..
  4. doi request reprint Exposure to multiple components of a garden-based intervention for middle school students increases fruit and vegetable consumption
    Alexandra Evans
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:608-16. 2012
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  5. pmc Physical activity during recess in low-income third-grade Texas students
    Andrew E Springer
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health Austin Regional Campus, Austin, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:318-24. 2013
    ..To estimate the prevalence of recess-based moderate and vigorous physical activity (MVPA) and vigorous physical activity (VPA) among third-grade students attending low-income, urban schools in Texas...
  6. doi request reprint Parental influences on television watching among children living on the Texas-Mexico border
    Andrew E Springer
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Prev Med 51:112-7. 2010
    ..S. side of the Texas-Mexico border. The potential modifying effects of children's home environment (parental TV watching, parent at home after school, and TV in bedroom) were also examined...
  7. pmc Senate Bill 42: implementation and impact on physical activity in middle schools
    Cristina S Barroso
    Hispanic Health Research Center, Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, Texas 78520, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:S82-90. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess awareness of and adherence to SB42 in Texas middle schools, and to assess the impact of SB42 on the frequency and quality of structured physical activity...
  8. pmc Implementation of Texas Senate Bill 19 to increase physical activity in elementary schools
    Steven H Kelder
    School of Public Health, University of Texas at Houston, Austin Regional Campus, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S221-47. 2009
    ..Results underscore the importance of continued monitoring of enacted legislation, and that legislation for child health that focuses on school programs and policies requires funding and refinement to produce the intended effect...
  9. doi request reprint Reductions in child obesity among disadvantaged school children with community involvement: the Travis County CATCH Trial
    Deanna M Hoelscher
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus, Austin, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:S36-44. 2010
    ..05). CATCH BPC students also reported more positive trends in related behaviors. Implementation of a community-enhanced school program can be effective in reducing the prevalence of child overweight in low-income student populations...
  10. doi request reprint Are adolescents' perceptions of dietary practices associated with their dietary behaviors?
    Cayley E Velazquez
    Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1735-40. 2011
    ..Interventions that move beyond dietary knowledge and create changes in the social and physical environment are needed...
  11. pmc Association of salivary cortisol circadian pattern with cynical hostility: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Nalini Ranjit
    Michael and Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Healthy Living, University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus, Texas, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:748-55. 2009
    ..To determine if cynical hostility is associated with alterations in diurnal profiles of cortisol. Hostility has been linked to cardiovascular disease but the biological mechanisms mediating this association remain unknown...