Nancy M DiMarco
Affiliation: Texas Woman's University
- Modified activity-stress paradigm in an animal model of the female athlete triadNancy M DiMarco
Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Texas Woman s Univ, Denton, TX 76204 5888, USA
J Appl Physiol (1985) 103:1469-78. 2007..05) BMC. Decreased energy availability resulted in anestrus and significant decreases in BMC, estrogen and leptin levels, and body weight. Finally, there is a critical level of energy availability to maintain estrous cycling...
- Perceptions of health status and play activities in parents of overweight Hispanic toddlers and preschoolersShannon S Rich
Departments of Psychology and Philosophy, Texas Woman s University, Denton, TX 76204, USA
Fam Community Health 28:130-41. 2005..Access to an outside play area was related to amount of active play activities. Children watched an average of 1.7 hours per day of television. Health professionals must partner with parents to address childhood obesity...
- Mothers of preschoolers report using less pressure in child feeding situations following a newsletter interventionEve V Essery
Institute for Women s Health, Texas Woman s University, Denton, Texas 76204, USA
J Nutr Educ Behav 40:110-5. 2008..To determine the impact of written intervention materials on child feeding practices of mothers and on physical activity behaviors of preschoolers...
- Predictors of body size stigmatization in Hispanic preschool childrenShannon S Rich
Department of Psychology and Philosophy, Texas Woman s University, Denton, Texas, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:S11-7. 2008..The purpose of the current study was to verify the occurrence of body size stigmatization in Hispanic preschoolers who are "at risk" for obesity and to examine potential predictors of body size stigmatization...
- Effects of increased dietary fat and exercise on skeletal muscle lipid peroxidation and antioxidant capacity in male ratsK Leigh Greathouse
Institute for Women s Health, Texas Woman s University, Denton, Texas, USA
Eur J Nutr 44:429-35. 2005..Most studies examining oxidative stress in skeletal muscle employ extremely high levels of dietary fat and/or intense exercise training that may not adequately model human diet and activity patterns...
- Chronic exercise and the pro-inflammatory response to endotoxin in the serum and heartDavid S Criswell
Center for Exercise Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Immunol Lett 95:213-20. 2004..To examine the effects of moderate intensity chronic exercise on tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNFalpha) and inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) responses to endotoxin in female Sprague-Dawley rats...