Daniela B Friedman

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnically diverse older adults' beliefs about staying mentally sharp
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 73:27-52. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Health journalists' perceptions of their communities and implications for the delivery of health information in the news
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 915 Greene Street, Room 235, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA
    J Community Health 39:378-85. 2014
  3. doi request reprint What do people really know and think about clinical trials? A comparison of rural and urban communities in the South
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Community Health 38:642-51. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A content analysis of cognitive health promotion in popular magazines
    Daniela B Friedman
    Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 73:253-81. 2011
  5. pmc Cognitive health messages in popular women's and men's magazines, 2006-2007
    Daniela B Friedman
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A32. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Prostate cancer communication strategies recommended by older African-American men in South Carolina: a qualitative analysis
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Cancer Educ 24:204-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Getting the message out about cognitive health: a cross-cultural comparison of older adults' media awareness and communication needs on how to maintain a healthy brain
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Gerontologist 49:S50-60. 2009
  8. pmc Written and spoken narratives about health and cancer decision making: a novel application of photovoice
    Tracey L Thomas
    1University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:833-40. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Older adults' perceived physical activity enablers and barriers: a multicultural perspective
    Anna E Mathews
    Dept of Health and Exercise Science, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 18:119-40. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Older adults' perceptions of physical activity and cognitive health: implications for health communication
    Anna E Price
    Department of Health Sciences, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:15-24. 2011

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnically diverse older adults' beliefs about staying mentally sharp
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 73:27-52. 2011
    ..g.; puzzles) were useful. Results suggest opportunities for education about potential cognitive health benefits of being socially connected through senior center activities and volunteer programs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Health journalists' perceptions of their communities and implications for the delivery of health information in the news
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 915 Greene Street, Room 235, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA
    J Community Health 39:378-85. 2014
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  3. doi request reprint What do people really know and think about clinical trials? A comparison of rural and urban communities in the South
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Community Health 38:642-51. 2013
    ..Messages should be developed to address misperceptions of rural and urban communities and convey the importance of CT participation to promote and protect the health of their communities. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint A content analysis of cognitive health promotion in popular magazines
    Daniela B Friedman
    Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 73:253-81. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Cognitive health messages in popular women's and men's magazines, 2006-2007
    Daniela B Friedman
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A32. 2010
    ..Popular media helps establish the public health agenda. In this study, we describe articles about cognitive health in top-circulating women's and men's magazines...
  6. doi request reprint Prostate cancer communication strategies recommended by older African-American men in South Carolina: a qualitative analysis
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Cancer Educ 24:204-9. 2009
    ..Mortality from prostate cancer (PrCA) in African-American (AA) men is significantly higher than in European-American (EA) men...
  7. doi request reprint Getting the message out about cognitive health: a cross-cultural comparison of older adults' media awareness and communication needs on how to maintain a healthy brain
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Gerontologist 49:S50-60. 2009
    ..Using a cross-cultural focus, we describe older adults' awareness about cognitive health, and their ideas about how to inform and motivate others to engage in activities that may maintain brain health...
  8. pmc Written and spoken narratives about health and cancer decision making: a novel application of photovoice
    Tracey L Thomas
    1University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:833-40. 2013
    ..In conclusion, photovoice strengthened the parent study and empowered participants by making them more aware of factors influencing their health decisions. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Older adults' perceived physical activity enablers and barriers: a multicultural perspective
    Anna E Mathews
    Dept of Health and Exercise Science, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 18:119-40. 2010
    ..Findings suggest several ways to promote PA among older people, including developing exercise programs designed for older adults and health messages promoting existing places and programs older adults can use to engage in PA...
  10. doi request reprint Older adults' perceptions of physical activity and cognitive health: implications for health communication
    Anna E Price
    Department of Health Sciences, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:15-24. 2011
    ..Participants suggested messages be paired with social support to increase PA. Results suggest a need for evidence-based, credible communication promoting PA and CH...
  11. pmc It takes two to talk about prostate cancer: a qualitative assessment of African American men's and women's cancer communication practices and recommendations
    Daniela B Friedman
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Mens Health 6:472-84. 2012
    ..Findings indicate that including AA women in PrCA research and education is needed to address barriers preventing AA men from effectively communicating about PrCA risk and screening with family and health care providers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and cognitive-health content in top-circulating magazines, 2006-2008
    Anna E Price
    Dept of Health Sciences, Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 19:147-68. 2011
    ..Magazine content would benefit from including more empirical evidence, culturally sensitive content, and physical activity recommendations that are consistent with U.S. guidelines...
  13. pmc African American men's perspectives on promoting physical activity: "We're not that difficult to figure out!"
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Health Commun 17:1151-70. 2012
    ..Findings will help in the marketing, design, implementation, and evaluation of culturally appropriate interventions to encourage physical activity among middle-aged and older African American men in the South...
  14. pmc Beliefs and communication practices regarding cognitive functioning among consumers and primary care providers in the United States, 2009
    Daniela B Friedman
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E58; quiz 8-13. 2013
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  15. ncbi request reprint What are the top-circulating magazines in the United States telling older adults about cognitive health?
    Anna E Mathews
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 24:302-12. 2009
    ..Articles focused on physical activity, with information directing readers to credible resources, and by writers with health or science backgrounds, could enhance the quality of cognitive health communication in popular media...
  16. doi request reprint African American men's understanding and perceptions about prostate cancer: why multiple dimensions of health literacy are important in cancer communication
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Suite 216, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Community Health 34:449-60. 2009
    ..Study findings provide important implications for PrCA communication with AA men to correct misperceptions about cancer risk and motivate preventive behaviors...
  17. pmc Findings from the Community Health Intervention Program in South Carolina: implications for reducing cancer-related health disparities
    James Lyndon McCracken
    Statewide Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:412-9. 2013
    ..Communities were highly motivated. All team members shared a common goal of reducing cancer-related health disparities and building greater public health capacity across the state...
  18. pmc Developing partnerships and recruiting dyads for a prostate cancer informed decision making program: lessons learned from a community-academic-clinical team
    Daniela B Friedman
    Arnold School of Public Health, Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:243-9. 2012
    ..Based on findings from these sessions culturally appropriate strategies are recommended for recruiting AA men and women for PrCA education research. Community-based research recruitment challenges and lessons learned are presented...
  19. ncbi request reprint Factors related to physical activity and recommended intervention strategies as told by midlife and older African American men
    Steven P Hooker
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Exercise Science University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:261-7. 2011
    ..This study derived pertinent information with personal interviews to develop a tailored physical activity (PA) intervention for AA men -45 years of age...
  20. doi request reprint Health on the Web: An examination of health content and mobilising information on local television Websites
    Andrea Tanner
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, 29208, USA
    Inform Health Soc Care 36:50-61. 2011
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  21. doi request reprint Prostate cancer guidelines on Web 2.0-based sites: the screening dilemma continues online
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Room 220B, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:188-93. 2011
    ..Less than half (43.8%) mentioned current screening guidelines. PrCA content is inconsistent on Web 2.0 sites. Future research should assess the readability and usability of Web 2.0 cancer resources...
  22. ncbi request reprint Barriers to clinical trial participation: a comparison of rural and urban communities in South Carolina
    Sei Hill Kim
    School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of South Carolina, Carolina Coliseum, 600 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC, 29201, USA
    J Community Health 39:562-71. 2014
    ..Finally, we found that distrust and fear were important barriers in shaping one's willingness to participate in a CT. Implications of the findings are discussed in detail. ..
  23. pmc Provider communication and role modeling related to patients' perceptions and use of a federally qualified health center-based farmers' market
    Daniela B Friedman
    1University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 15:288-97. 2014
    ..Provider modeling of healthy behaviors may influence patients' food-related perceptions and dietary behaviors. ..
  24. doi request reprint What are older Latinos told about physical activity and cognition? A content analysis of a top-circulating magazine
    India D Rose
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Aging Health 25:1143-58. 2013
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  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical trial recruitment in rural South Carolina: a comparison of investigators' perceptions and potential participant eligibility
    Caroline D Bergeron
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Rural Remote Health 13:2567. 2013
    ..The ultimate goal was to evaluate the fit between PIs' perceptions and the pool of eligible participants in rural South Carolina...
  26. doi request reprint Disaster communication on the internet: a focus on mobilizing information
    Andrea Tanner
    School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    J Health Commun 14:741-55. 2009
    ..S. region. More stories by wire and syndicated services included MI (p < 0.05). Implications for future research on inclusion of MI in general health and emergency stories are discussed...
  27. pmc Creating a cadre of junior investigators to address the challenges of cancer-related health disparities: lessons learned from the community networks program
    Tisha M Felder
    South Carolina Statewide Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, 915 Greene Street, Suite 200, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:409-17. 2012
    ..This study provides support for the success of the CNP's training program, especially effort directed at underrepresented investigators...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of online disaster and emergency preparedness resources
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 23:438-46. 2008
    ..This content analysis is the first to assess the reading difficulty level and format suitability of a large number of disaster and emergency preparedness Web pages intended for the general public...
  29. pmc A comprehensive assessment of the difficulty level and cultural sensitivity of online cancer prevention resources for older minority men
    Daniela B Friedman
    Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter St, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A07. 2008
    ..This study was a comprehensive analysis of prostate cancer risk as portrayed on the Internet with assessment of content readability and cultural sensitivity...
  30. pmc "This is public health: recycling counts!" Description of a pilot health communications campaign
    Nancy L Chase
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2980-91. 2009
    ..05). The majority of participants "agreed" or "strongly agreed" that as a result of campaign messages they had greater awareness about recycling (88.4%) and their recycling efforts increased (61.6%)...
  31. pmc Effective recruitment strategies and community-based participatory research: community networks program centers' recruitment in cancer prevention studies
    K Allen Greiner
    Authors Affiliations Departments of Family Medicine and Preventive Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center University of Kansas Cancer Center, Kansas City, Kansas South Carolina Statewide Cancer Prevention and Control Program Arnold School of Public Health College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina and Moffitt Cancer Center and the University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:416-23. 2014
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  32. pmc Sustainability of promotora initiatives: program planners' perspectives
    Alexis Koskan
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behaviors, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:E1-9. 2013
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  33. pmc Reducing cancer disparities through innovative partnerships: a collaboration of the South Carolina Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network and Federally Qualified Health Centers
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:59-61. 2012
    ..These activities identify unique opportunities for public health and primary care collaborations...
  34. pmc Assessing readiness for establishing a farmers' market at a community health center
    Darcy A Freedman
    College of Social Work, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, DeSaussure Hall, Columbia, SC 29205, USA
    J Community Health 37:80-8. 2012
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  35. ncbi request reprint An exploratory study of older adults' comprehension of printed cancer information: is readability a key factor?
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina corrected USA
    J Health Commun 12:423-37. 2007
    ..Though readability plays a role in older adults' understanding of cancer information, cancer type and content are also important factors that influence comprehension. Use of plain language is recommended for CC resources...