Wendy Demark-Wahnefried

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Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The role of obesity in cancer survival and recurrence
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1244-59. 2012
  2. pmc The effects of depression and use of antidepressive medicines during pregnancy on the methylation status of the IGF2 imprinted control regions in the offspring
    A Soubry
    Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Clin Epigenetics 3:2. 2011
  3. pmc Reach out to enhance wellness home-based diet-exercise intervention promotes reproducible and sustainable long-term improvements in health behaviors, body weight, and physical functioning in older, overweight/obese cancer survivors
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:2354-61. 2012
  4. pmc Weight management and its role in breast cancer rehabilitation
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Cancer 118:2277-87. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Scientific bias arising from sampling, selective recruitment, and attrition: the case for improved reporting
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    1Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1675 University Blvd 346, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:415-8. 2011
  6. pmc Cognitive influences as mediators of family and peer support for pediatric cancer survivors' physical activity
    Margaux B Gilliam
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1361-8. 2013
  7. pmc Light-intensity activity attenuates functional decline in older cancer survivors
    Cindy K Blair
    1Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 2Center for the Study of Aging Claude D Pepper Older Americans Independence Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 3Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 4Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Medical Center, Durham, NC 5Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 6Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 7University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center, Birmingham, AL
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1375-83. 2014
  8. pmc Harvest for health gardening intervention feasibility study in cancer survivors
    Cindy K Blair
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Acta Oncol 52:1110-8. 2013
  9. pmc Updated evidence in support of diet and exercise interventions in cancer survivors
    Dorothy W Pekmezi
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Acta Oncol 50:167-78. 2011
  10. pmc Social, demographic, and medical influences on physical activity in child and adolescent cancer survivors
    Margaux B Gilliam
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:198-208. 2012

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Publications13

  1. pmc The role of obesity in cancer survival and recurrence
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1244-59. 2012
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  2. pmc The effects of depression and use of antidepressive medicines during pregnancy on the methylation status of the IGF2 imprinted control regions in the offspring
    A Soubry
    Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Clin Epigenetics 3:2. 2011
    ..05%, p = 0.01). In conclusion, our findings suggest a race-dependent response related to maternal use of antidepressants at one of the IGF2 DMRs in the offspring...
  3. pmc Reach out to enhance wellness home-based diet-exercise intervention promotes reproducible and sustainable long-term improvements in health behaviors, body weight, and physical functioning in older, overweight/obese cancer survivors
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:2354-61. 2012
    ..Diet and exercise interventions have been tested in cancer survivors as a means to reduce late effects and comorbidity, but few have assessed adherence and health outcomes long term...
  4. pmc Weight management and its role in breast cancer rehabilitation
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Cancer 118:2277-87. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Scientific bias arising from sampling, selective recruitment, and attrition: the case for improved reporting
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    1Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1675 University Blvd 346, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:415-8. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Cognitive influences as mediators of family and peer support for pediatric cancer survivors' physical activity
    Margaux B Gilliam
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1361-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the extent to which self-efficacy mediates the relations between social support and childhood cancer survivors' physical activity (PA)...
  7. pmc Light-intensity activity attenuates functional decline in older cancer survivors
    Cindy K Blair
    1Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 2Center for the Study of Aging Claude D Pepper Older Americans Independence Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 3Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 4Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Medical Center, Durham, NC 5Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 6Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 7University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center, Birmingham, AL
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1375-83. 2014
    ....
  8. pmc Harvest for health gardening intervention feasibility study in cancer survivors
    Cindy K Blair
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Acta Oncol 52:1110-8. 2013
    ..Evidence suggests that a healthful diet and physical activity may reduce the risk of chronic disease and improve health in this population...
  9. pmc Updated evidence in support of diet and exercise interventions in cancer survivors
    Dorothy W Pekmezi
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Acta Oncol 50:167-78. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Social, demographic, and medical influences on physical activity in child and adolescent cancer survivors
    Margaux B Gilliam
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:198-208. 2012
    ..This study evaluated associations between social, environmental, demographic, and medical predictors, and child and adolescent survivors' physical activity (PA)...
  11. pmc Developing an intervention to address physical activity barriers for African-American women in the deep south (USA)
    Dori Pekmezi
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, 227 RPHB Birmingham, AL 35293, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 9:301-12. 2013
    ..To address high rates of inactivity and related chronic diseases among African-American women...
  12. pmc Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism influences aggressive behavior in prostate cancer cells by deregulating cholesterol homeostasis
    Godwin O Ifere
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Int J Oncol 43:1002-10. 2013
    ....
  13. pmc Flaxseed-derived enterolactone is inversely associated with tumor cell proliferation in men with localized prostate cancer
    Maria Azrad
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Med Food 16:357-60. 2013
    ..We did not observe an association between enterolignans and NFκB. In conclusion, flaxseed-derived enterolignans may hinder cancer cell proliferation via VEGF-associated pathways...