S A French

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking status, dietary intake, and physical activity in a sample of working adults
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Health Psychol 15:448-54. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of binge eating in a nonclinical sample of women enrolled in a weight gain prevention program
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 23:576-85. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of weight gain in the Pound of Prevention study
    N E Sherwood
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:395-403. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Fast food restaurant use among women in the Pound of Prevention study: dietary, behavioral and demographic correlates
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1353-9. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Correlates of changes in leisure time physical activity over 2 years: the Healthy Worker Project
    K Schmitz
    University of Minnesota, Division of Kinesiology, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Prev Med 26:570-9. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Fast food restaurant use among adolescents: associations with nutrient intake, food choices and behavioral and psychosocial variables
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1823-33. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Weight variability and mortality: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    A R Folsom
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 20:704-9. 1996
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between restraint and weight and weight-related behaviors among individuals in a community weight gain prevention trial
    M T McGuire
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, Minnesta 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:574-80. 2001
  9. pmc Unhealthy and healthy weight control behaviours among bus operators
    K H Escoto
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Suite 300 West Bank Office Building, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:138-40. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Adolescent binge/purge and weight loss behaviors: associations with developmental assets
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454-1015, USA
    J Adolesc Health 28:211-21. 2001

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking status, dietary intake, and physical activity in a sample of working adults
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Health Psychol 15:448-54. 1996
    ..Dietary and physical activity variables appear to be weak predictors of postcessation weight change. Implications for studies of chronic disease etiology and mechanisms of postcessation weight gain are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of binge eating in a nonclinical sample of women enrolled in a weight gain prevention program
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 23:576-85. 1999
    ..The aims of the present study were to examine the prevalence and correlates of binge eating in a nonclinical sample of women and to examine whether associations differed by overweight status...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of weight gain in the Pound of Prevention study
    N E Sherwood
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:395-403. 2000
    ..This study examined cross-sectional and prospective relationships between macronutrient intake, behaviors intended to limit fat intake, physical activity and body weight...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fast food restaurant use among women in the Pound of Prevention study: dietary, behavioral and demographic correlates
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1353-9. 2000
    ..To examine demographic, behavioral and dietary correlates of frequency of fast food restaurant use in a community-based sample of 891 adult women...
  5. ncbi request reprint Correlates of changes in leisure time physical activity over 2 years: the Healthy Worker Project
    K Schmitz
    University of Minnesota, Division of Kinesiology, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Prev Med 26:570-9. 1997
    ..This study is the first to examine associations between concurrent changes in demongraphics, health behaviors, and physical activity in a free-living cohort of adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fast food restaurant use among adolescents: associations with nutrient intake, food choices and behavioral and psychosocial variables
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1823-33. 2001
    ..To examine demographic, behavioral and dietary correlates of frequency of fast food restaurant use in a community-based sample of 4746 adolescent students...
  7. ncbi request reprint Weight variability and mortality: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    A R Folsom
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 20:704-9. 1996
    ..To evaluate the association between weight variability and risk of mortality in women...
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between restraint and weight and weight-related behaviors among individuals in a community weight gain prevention trial
    M T McGuire
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, Minnesta 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:574-80. 2001
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  9. pmc Unhealthy and healthy weight control behaviours among bus operators
    K H Escoto
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Suite 300 West Bank Office Building, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:138-40. 2012
    ..Understanding methods bus operators use for weight control may be important; there may be increased risk for these workers to engage in less healthy weight management behaviours due to stressful working conditions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Adolescent binge/purge and weight loss behaviors: associations with developmental assets
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454-1015, USA
    J Adolesc Health 28:211-21. 2001
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  11. ncbi request reprint Environmental influences on eating and physical activity
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 22:309-35. 2001
    ..Public health interventions, opportunities, and potential strategies to combat the obesity epidemic by promoting an environment that supports healthy eating and physical activity are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Weight-related attitudes and behaviors of adolescent boys and girls who are encouraged to diet by their mothers
    J A Fulkerson
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:1579-87. 2002
    ..To assess the relationships between mothers' reports of dieting and encouraging adolescents to diet and adolescents' reports of their own dieting practices and weight-related concerns...
  13. pmc Pricing and promotion effects on low-fat vending snack purchases: the CHIPS Study
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:112-7. 2001
    ..This study examined the effects of pricing and promotion strategies on purchases of low-fat snacks from vending machines...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stage of change as a predictor of success in weight control in adult women
    R W Jeffery
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities 55454 1015, USA
    Health Psychol 18:543-6. 1999
    ..1 kg, 1.0 kg, 2.1 kg, and 2.3 kg for Precontemplation, Contemplation, Preparation, and Action stages, respectively. The findings call into question the generality of the stages-of-change classification system across behavioral domains...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increasing weight-bearing physical activity and calcium intake for bone mass growth in children and adolescents: a review of intervention trials
    S A French
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, 55454 1015, USA
    Prev Med 31:722-31. 2000
    ..The purpose of this review is to evaluate the current state-of-the-science for interventions to increase bone mass gains in children and adolescents using weight-bearing physical activity or calcium supplementation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of large weight gains and losses
    R W Jeffery
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:969-72. 2002
    ..To examine the prevalence and correlates of large weight gains and losses over a 3 y period in a heterogeneous population of participants in a study of weight gain prevention...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with women's and children's body mass indices by income status
    B H Lin
    Economic Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Washington DC 20036 5831, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:536-42. 2004
    ..To describe associations between eating behaviors, dietary intake, physical activity, attitudes toward diet and health, sociodemographic variables and body mass index (BMI) among women and children, and differences by household income...