June Tester

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mobile food vending and the after-school food environment
    June M Tester
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Research Center, Oakland, California 94609, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:70-3. 2010
  2. pmc Disordered eating behaviours and food insecurity: A qualitative study about children with obesity in low-income households
    June M Tester
    UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital Oakland, Oakland, CA, USA 1 Electronic address
    Obes Res Clin Pract 10:544-552. 2016
  3. pmc Revised WIC Food Package and Children's Diet Quality
    June M Tester
    Department of Endocrinology University of California San Francisco UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital Oakland, Oakland, California
    Pediatrics 137:. 2016
  4. pmc Dyslipidemia and Food Security in Low-Income US Adolescents: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2003-2010
    June M Tester
    UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital Oakland, 747 52nd St, Oakland, CA 94609 Email
    Prev Chronic Dis 13:E22. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Gender differences in prediabetes and insulin resistance among 1356 obese children in Northern California
    June Tester
    Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, CA 94609, United States
    Diabetes Metab Syndr 7:161-5. 2013
  6. pmc Using mobile fruit vendors to increase access to fresh fruit and vegetables for schoolchildren
    June M Tester
    Preventive Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, 747 52nd St, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E102. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Making the playfields even: evaluating the impact of an environmental intervention on park use and physical activity
    June Tester
    School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, CA, USA
    Prev Med 48:316-20. 2009
  8. pmc An analysis of public health policy and legal issues relevant to mobile food vending
    June M Tester
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2038-46. 2010
  9. pmc Healthy food availability and participation in WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) in food stores around lower- and higher-income elementary schools
    June M Tester
    Division of Preventive Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, 747 52nd Street, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:960-4. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Mobile food vending and the after-school food environment
    June M Tester
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Research Center, Oakland, California 94609, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:70-3. 2010
    ..Mobile food vendors are an understudied aspect of the food environment in U.S. urban areas...
  2. pmc Disordered eating behaviours and food insecurity: A qualitative study about children with obesity in low-income households
    June M Tester
    UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital Oakland, Oakland, CA, USA 1 Electronic address
    Obes Res Clin Pract 10:544-552. 2016
    ..We conducted focus groups with family members of low-income children who were initiating care in a paediatric obesity clinic. Food hiding emerged as a theme, and generated the motivation for this analysis...
  3. pmc Revised WIC Food Package and Children's Diet Quality
    June M Tester
    Department of Endocrinology University of California San Francisco UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital Oakland, Oakland, California
    Pediatrics 137:. 2016
    ..We examined the impact of the WIC food package revisions on the diet quality of children in households using WIC...
  4. pmc Dyslipidemia and Food Security in Low-Income US Adolescents: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2003-2010
    June M Tester
    UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital Oakland, 747 52nd St, Oakland, CA 94609 Email
    Prev Chronic Dis 13:E22. 2016
    ..There is a gap in knowledge about the relationship between food security among youth and dyslipidemia and chronic disease. We investigated the relationship between food security status and dyslipidemia among low-income adolescents...
  5. doi request reprint Gender differences in prediabetes and insulin resistance among 1356 obese children in Northern California
    June Tester
    Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, CA 94609, United States
    Diabetes Metab Syndr 7:161-5. 2013
    ..Obese children have elevated risk for developing metabolic dysfunction, and this analysis was conducted to compare obese boys and girls...
  6. pmc Using mobile fruit vendors to increase access to fresh fruit and vegetables for schoolchildren
    June M Tester
    Preventive Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, 747 52nd St, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E102. 2012
    ..5 fewer nonnutritious foods by a competing vendor. Policies encouraging the sale of nutritious foods from mobile food vendors may increase access for schoolchildren...
  7. doi request reprint Making the playfields even: evaluating the impact of an environmental intervention on park use and physical activity
    June Tester
    School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, CA, USA
    Prev Med 48:316-20. 2009
    ..We examined visitation and PA levels in two San Francisco parks in low-income neighborhoods that underwent field renovations, one of which was part of a parks initiative to improve family and youth involvement...
  8. pmc An analysis of public health policy and legal issues relevant to mobile food vending
    June M Tester
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2038-46. 2010
    ..Using these regulatory features as a framework, we highlight existing examples of "healthy vending policies" to describe how mobile food vending can be used to increase access to nutritious food for vulnerable populations...
  9. pmc Healthy food availability and participation in WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) in food stores around lower- and higher-income elementary schools
    June M Tester
    Division of Preventive Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, 747 52nd Street, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:960-4. 2011
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