- Pregnant women's perceptions of weight gain, physical activity, and nutrition using Theory of Planned Behavior constructsKara M Whitaker
Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
J Behav Med 39:41-54. 2016..The TPB is a useful framework for examining women's weight-related intentions during pregnancy. Study implications for intervention development are discussed. ..
- Maternal stress predicts postpartum weight retentionKara Whitaker
University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Suite 318, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA
Matern Child Health J 18:2209-17. 2014....
- A qualitative study of factors affecting pregnancy weight gain in African American womenKara Goodrich
University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly St, Suite 318, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
Matern Child Health J 17:432-40. 2013..The majority of women were motivated to engage in healthy behaviors during pregnancy. However, the interviews also uncovered a number of misconceptions and barriers that can serve as future intervention messages and strategies...
- Associations of cardiorespiratory fitness and parental history of diabetes with risk of type 2 diabetesKara M Goodrich
University of South Carolina, United States
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 95:425-31. 2012..We examined the independent and joint associations of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and parental diabetes history on type 2 diabetes risk...