- Feasibility of enlisting social network members to promote weight loss among LatinasBecky Marquez
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
J Acad Nutr Diet 113:680-7. 2013..01). There were no significant differences between groups. Results from this study suggest a behavioral weight loss intervention for Latinas is feasible, but there is less support for the efficacy of weight loss partners...
- Physical activity in Latinas: social and environmental influencesBritta A Larsen
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0628, USA
Womens Health (Lond Engl) 9:201-10. 2013..Successful future interventions will need to consider unique social and environmental barriers affecting Latinas, and help Latinas learn to incorporate social networks into physical activity participation...