- A longitudinal study of sedentary behavior and overweight in adolescent girlsMargarita S Treuth
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Princess Anne, Maryland, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1003-8. 2009..The eventual impact of this shift to a more sedentary lifestyle on body composition and other outcomes needs to be evaluated further...
- Comparison of BMI and physical activity between old order Amish children and non-Amish childrenKristen G Hairston
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Diabetes Care 36:873-8. 2013..We hypothesized that pediatric overweight is less common in OOA children, that physical activity (PA) and BMI are inversely correlated, and that OOA children are more physically active than ES children...
- Prevalence of overweight among Baltimore City schoolchildren and its associations with nutrition and physical activityMegan L Jehn
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:989-93. 2006..To determine the prevalence of overweight and at-risk-for-overweight in schoolchildren from Baltimore City...