- Family structure and child anemia in MexicoKammi K Schmeer
Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, 238 Townshend Hall, 1885 Neil Ave Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA Electronic address
Soc Sci Med 95:16-23. 2013..These results highlight the importance of family structure for child micronutrient deficiencies and suggest that understanding social processes within households may be critical to preventing child anemia in Mexico. ..
- Early childhood economic disadvantage and the health of Hispanic childrenKammi K Schmeer
The Ohio State University, Department of Sociology, 238 Townshend Hall, 1885 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1222, United States
Soc Sci Med 75:1523-30. 2012....
- Union transitions and changes in BMI among adults in MexicoKammi K Schmeer
Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, 1885 Neil Ave Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J Health Soc Behav 53:263-75. 2012..Individuals experiencing a union dissolution gain less BMI than those entering a union, but are predicted to lose BMI (as found in the United States) only if they are overweight before the transition...
- Father absence due to migration and child illness in rural MexicoKammi Schmeer
Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1222, USA
Soc Sci Med 69:1281-6. 2009..The individual-level fixed effects models support these findings, indicating that, in the context of rural Mexico, fathers may be important sources of support for ensuring the healthy development of young children...