Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
- Religion, body satisfaction and dietingKaren Hye cheon Kim
Department of Health Education and Health Behavior, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham, 820, Little Rock, AR 72205 7199, USA
Appetite 46:285-96. 2006..0; 1.2, 3.5). Overall, religion was related to body satisfaction and dieting, with specifically negative aspects of religion having more consistent and stronger relationships than other components of religion...
- The WORD (wholeness, oneness, righteousness, deliverance): a faith-based weight-loss program utilizing a community-based participatory research approachKaren Hye cheon Kim
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205 6720, USA
Health Educ Behav 35:634-50. 2008..The mean weight loss of the treatment group was 3.60+/-0.64 lbs. compared to the 0.59+/-0.59-lb loss of the control group...
- Religion, weight perception, and weight control behaviorKaren Hye cheon Kim
Cornell University, Division of Nutritional Sciences, 351A Martha Van Hall, Ithaca NY 14853, USA
Eat Behav 8:121-31. 2007..There were no relationships between religion and weight control behavior. Relationships between religion, weight perception, and weight control behavior illustrate religion's multidimensionality...
- Stress, race, and body weightKaren Hye cheon Kim
Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
Health Psychol 28:131-5. 2009..Stress has been identified as a significant factor in health and in racial/ethnic health disparities. A potential mediator in these relationships is body weight...
- Development of a community-based participatory colorectal cancer screening intervention to address disparities, Arkansas, 2008-2009Karen Yeary
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Little Rock, AR 72205 7199, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 8:A47. 2011..Community-based participatory research is a promising approach to prevent colorectal cancer in this population...
- Feasibility of an evidence-based weight loss intervention for a faith-based, rural, African American populationKaren Hye Cheon Kim Yeary
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, 4301 West Markham St 820, Little Rock, AR 72205 7199, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 8:A146. 2011..Faith-based and community-based participatory approaches show promise for engaging racial/ethnic minorities to change health outcomes, but few faith-based weight loss interventions have used a community-based participatory approach...
- Religion, social support, fat intake and physical activityKaren Hye cheon Kim
Department of Health Education and Health Behavior, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 232B Rosenau Hall, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
Public Health Nutr 7:773-81. 2004..This study examined religion and social support in relationship to fat intake and physical activity...