Affiliation: University of California
- Spatial pattern of body mass index among adults in the diabetes study of Northern California (DISTANCE)Barbara A Laraia
School of Public Health, Division of Community Health and Child Development, University of California, 207 B University Hall, 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
Int J Health Geogr 13:48. 2014..We evaluated the extent to which spatial clustering of extreme body mass index (BMI) values among a large sample of adults with diabetes was explained by individual characteristics and contextual factors...
- Food insecurity with past experience of restrained eating is a recipe for increased gestational weight gainBarbara Laraia
Division of Community Health and Human Development, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, 207 B University Hall, Berkeley, CA, USA
Appetite 65:178-84. 2013..Models were consistent when restricted to low-income women and full-term deliveries. In the presence of marginal food insecurity, women who struggle with weight and dieting issues may be at risk for excessive weight gain...
- Small food stores and availability of nutritious foods: a comparison of database and in-store measures, Northern California, 2009Ellen Kersten
Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California, Berkeley, 137 Mulford Hall No 3114, Berkeley, California 94720 3114, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 9:E127. 2012....
- The implications of maternal overweight and obesity on the course of pregnancy and birth outcomesAnna Maria Siega-Riz
Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Matern Child Health J 10:S153-6. 2006..We present updated information on the weight trends among women. Finally, we present an overview of the prevention studies aimed at adolescents and women prior to pregnancy...