Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Spatial distribution of underweight, overweight and obesity among women and children: results from the 2011 Uganda Demographic and Health Survey
    Kedir N Turi
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1206 S Fourth Street, 80B Huff Hall, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:4967-81. 2013
  2. pmc Where they live, how they play: neighborhood greenness and outdoor physical activity among preschoolers
    Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 10:66. 2011
  3. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic change and diabetes risk: findings from the Chicago childhood diabetes registry
    Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health and Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1065-8. 2010
  4. pmc Availability of commonly consumed and culturally specific fruits and vegetables in African-american and Latino neighborhoods
    Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health and Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:746-52. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Observations of marketing on food packaging targeted to youth in retail food stores
    Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1898-900. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Spatial distribution of underweight, overweight and obesity among women and children: results from the 2011 Uganda Demographic and Health Survey
    Kedir N Turi
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1206 S Fourth Street, 80B Huff Hall, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:4967-81. 2013
    ..Further, we pinpoint specific regions and population groups in Uganda for targeted preventive measures and treatment to reduce the burden of overweight and chronic diseases in Uganda. ..
  2. pmc Where they live, how they play: neighborhood greenness and outdoor physical activity among preschoolers
    Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 10:66. 2011
    ..In addition, we also explored whether outdoor playing behaviors (e.g., active vs. quiet) were influenced by levels of neighborhood greenness independent of demographic and parental support factors...
  3. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic change and diabetes risk: findings from the Chicago childhood diabetes registry
    Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health and Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1065-8. 2010
    ..To examine whether patterns in socioeconomic characteristics in Chicago over a 30-year period are associated with neighborhood distribution of youth diabetes risk...
  4. pmc Availability of commonly consumed and culturally specific fruits and vegetables in African-american and Latino neighborhoods
    Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health and Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:746-52. 2010
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  5. doi request reprint Observations of marketing on food packaging targeted to youth in retail food stores
    Diana S Grigsby-Toussaint
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1898-900. 2011
    ..25.0%), and cookies and crackers (48.1% vs. 26.3%). Our results highlight the importance of examining food marketing techniques in the retail food store environment, where visual cues from television and the internet may be reinforced...