- Weight change in pediatric TennCare recipients referred to a commercial weight loss programNia S Mitchell
Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Stuttgart, Germany
Acad Pediatr 13:152-8. 2013..In 2006, Tennessee Medicaid (TennCare) and Weight Watchers formed the TennCare Weight Watchers Partnership Program, which allowed pediatric recipients to attend Weight Watchers with no out-of-pocket cost...
- Evaluation of the effectiveness of making Weight Watchers available to Tennessee Medicaid (TennCare) recipientsNia S Mitchell
Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
J Gen Intern Med 28:12-7. 2013..In 2006, Tennessee Medicaid (TennCare) offered its recipients access to Weight Watchers for a nominal fee. The aim of this study was to determine the weight change among adult participants...
- Determining the effectiveness of Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS), a nationally available nonprofit weight loss programNia S Mitchell
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Colorado Health Outcomes, Center for Human Nutrition, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:568-73. 2011..TOPS is available at substantially lower cost than commercial weight loss programs, with similar results. Head-to-head trials of TOPS and popular commercial programs are needed...
- Obesity: overview of an epidemicNia S Mitchell
Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, 13001 East 17th Place, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 34:717-32. 2011..Meanwhile, the prevalence of overweight and obesity remains high and quite likely will continue to increase...