Affiliation: University of Nebraska
- Factors related to physical activity adherence in women: review and suggestions for future researchJennifer L White
School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, University of Nebraska, Omaha 68182, USA
Women Health 41:123-48. 2005..Key factors reviewed in this paper may be useful in developing efficacious physical activity programs for women...
- Describing the use of the internet for health, physical activity, and nutrition information in pregnant womenJennifer Huberty
Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, University of Nebraska Omaha, 6001 Dodge St, Omaha, NE, 68182, USA
Matern Child Health J 17:1363-72. 2013..This study provides health promotional professionals useful information to consider when designing future physical activity and/or nutrition interventions for pregnant women...
- Creating a movement for active living via a media campaignJennifer Huberty
Department of Health Physical Education and Recreation, Omaha, Nebraska 68182, USA
Am J Prev Med 43:S390-1. 2012..Activate Omaha (AO), a community-wide health initiative, was awarded a grant by Active Living by Design in 2003...
- Ready for recess: a pilot study to increase physical activity in elementary school childrenJennifer L Huberty
Physical Activity in Health Promotion, Health, Physical Education and Recreation Department, University of Nebraska Omaha, 6001 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182, USA
J Sch Health 81:251-7. 2011..The purpose of this study was to determine the initial effectiveness of an elementary school recess intervention on the amount of moderate PA (MPA) and vigorous PA (VPA) during recess and the school day...
- Describing weight status and fitness in a community sample of children attending after-school programmingJ L Huberty
College of Public Health University of Nebraska Medical Center, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE 68182, USA
J Sports Med Phys Fitness 50:217-28. 2010..Based on these data, fitness aspects beyond weight status should be considered when designing PA programs for children, especially those in communities of underserved youth...
- Women bound to be active (years 3 and 4): can a book club help women overcome barriers to physical activity and improve self-worth?Jennifer L Huberty
Health, Physical Education, and Recreation Department, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska 68182, USA
Women Health 50:88-106. 2010..This is an innovative model to help women become more active and learn skills that may enable them to be active on their own long after a physical activity program has ended...
- Women Bound to be Active: one year follow-up to an innovative pilot intervention to increase physical activity and self-worth in womenJennifer L Huberty
Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska 68182, USA
Women Health 49:522-39. 2009..Components of the intervention were effective in improving self-worth and lowering BMI at one-year follow-up. To enhance long-term physical activity adherence, continued research and intervention modifications are needed...
- Activate Omaha: the journey to an active living environmentJennifer L Huberty
Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska 68182, USA
Am J Prev Med 37:S428-35. 2009..Omaha, an urban Nebraska community, represents 26% of the state's population. Activate Omaha, formed in 2003, addressed the obesity epidemic caused by physical inactivity and poor infrastructure to support active living in the community...
- Healthy weight in young perinatal women: exploring beliefsJennifer Huberty
Physical Activity in Health Promotion, University of Nebraska Omaha, 6, 001 Dodge St HPER 207U, Omaha, NE 68182, USA
Matern Child Health J 14:918-21. 2010..Thirty-two women were interviewed. Findings point to the importance of young women receiving education related to physical activity, nutrition, and the link between these components and a healthy weight during reproductive years...
- From good ideas to actions: a model-driven community collaborative to prevent childhood obesityJennifer L Huberty
University of Nebraska Omaha Department of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health, Omaha, NE 68182, USA
Prev Med 50:S36-43. 2010..The coalition's aim was to oversee a long-term sustainable approach to preventing obesity. Following a planning phase, a business plan was developed that prioritized best practices to be implemented in Omaha...
- Development of an instrument to measure adherence to strength training in postmenopausal breast cancer survivorsJennifer L Huberty
Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, College of Education, University of Nebraska, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 36:E266-73. 2009..To develop a theory-based instrument for assessing barriers and motivators to strength- or weight-training exercise (SWTE) in postmenopausal breast cancer survivors with measurable bone loss after treatment...
- Women Bound to Be Active: a pilot study to explore the feasibility of an intervention to increase physical activity and self-worth in womenJennifer L Huberty
Health, Physical Education, Recreation, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE 68182, USA
Women Health 48:83-101. 2008..Results indicated a significant increase in PA and SW. The WBA program represents a creative theory-based approach to empowering women to be more active...
- Explaining long-term exercise adherence in women who complete a structured exercise programJennifer L Huberty
Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, NE 68182, USA
Res Q Exerc Sport 79:374-84. 2008..Several concepts related to adherence presented in the quantitative literature are confirmed and enhanced in this study...