Jung Sun Lee

Summary

Affiliation: University of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with impaired appetite in well-functioning community-dwelling older adults
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 26:27-43. 2006
  2. pmc Food insecurity and healthcare costs: research strategies using local, state, and national data sources for older adults
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, USA
    Adv Nutr 4:42-50. 2013
  3. pmc Food insecurity and health across the lifespan
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Adv Nutr 3:744-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Food security of older adults requesting Older Americans Act Nutrition Program in Georgia can be validly measured using a short form of the U.S. Household Food Security Survey Module
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr 141:1362-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Older Americans Act Nutrition Program improves participants' food security in Georgia
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 30:122-39. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Food insecurity, food and nutrition programs, and aging: experiences from Georgia
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, 280 Dawson Hall, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 29:116-49. 2010
  7. pmc Weight loss and regain and effects on body composition: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, 129 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:78-83. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Targeting of home-delivered meals programs to older adults in the United States
    Jung Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 27:405-15. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Food deserts in Leon County, FL: disparate distribution of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-accepting stores by neighborhood characteristics
    Samantha Rigby
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:539-47. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Food insecurity is negatively associated with home health and out-of-pocket expenditures in older adults
    Vibha Bhargava
    Housing and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    J Nutr 142:1888-95. 2012

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with impaired appetite in well-functioning community-dwelling older adults
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 26:27-43. 2006
    ..5 (1.6- 4.1)), poor self-reported health (2.4 (1.7-3.2)), current smoking, chewing problems, reported visual impairment, weight loss since age 50, and log (TNF-alpha) were significantly related to impaired appetite...
  2. pmc Food insecurity and healthcare costs: research strategies using local, state, and national data sources for older adults
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, USA
    Adv Nutr 4:42-50. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Food insecurity and health across the lifespan
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Adv Nutr 3:744-5. 2012
    ..Our symposium provided new and novel understandings and research initiatives directed toward alleviating food insecurity in America...
  4. doi request reprint Food security of older adults requesting Older Americans Act Nutrition Program in Georgia can be validly measured using a short form of the U.S. Household Food Security Survey Module
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr 141:1362-8. 2011
    ..Such methodology also can be used to estimate the extent of food insecurity and help guide program and policy decisions to meet the nutrition assistance needs of vulnerable older adults...
  5. doi request reprint Older Americans Act Nutrition Program improves participants' food security in Georgia
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 30:122-39. 2011
    ..48) higher in participants than in waitlisted people over 4 months. Our data suggest the feasibility of using food insecurity measures to detect the benefits of OAANP participation as well as the need to increase the capacity of OAANP...
  6. doi request reprint Food insecurity, food and nutrition programs, and aging: experiences from Georgia
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, 280 Dawson Hall, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 29:116-49. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Weight loss and regain and effects on body composition: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study
    Jung Sun Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, 129 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:78-83. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Targeting of home-delivered meals programs to older adults in the United States
    Jung Lee
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 27:405-15. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Food deserts in Leon County, FL: disparate distribution of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-accepting stores by neighborhood characteristics
    Samantha Rigby
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:539-47. 2012
    ..Examine whether neighborhood characteristics of racial composition, income, and rurality were related to distribution of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)-accepting stores in Leon County, Florida...
  10. ncbi request reprint Food insecurity is negatively associated with home health and out-of-pocket expenditures in older adults
    Vibha Bhargava
    Housing and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    J Nutr 142:1888-95. 2012
    ..These findings based on the innovative methodological approaches and datasets suggest complex relationships between food insecurity and healthcare expenditures in older adults, reflecting unique healthcare access and usage patterns...
  11. doi request reprint Persistent food insecurity is associated with higher levels of cost-related medication nonadherence in low-income older adults
    Elisabeth Lilian Pia Sattler
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 32:41-58. 2013
    ..2 (95% CI: 5.4-12.5) times and 5.3 (95% CI: 3.2-8.8) times increased odds of reporting higher levels of CRN than persistently food secure individuals...
  12. doi request reprint Food insecurity is associated with cost-related medication non-adherence in community-dwelling, low-income older adults in Georgia
    Rebecca Bengle
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, 280 Dawson Hall, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 29:170-91. 2010
    ..9 (95% CI 2.2, 4.0) times more likely to practice CRN behaviors than their counterparts after controlling for potential confounders. Improving food security is important inorder to promote adherence to recommended prescription regimens...
  13. doi request reprint Physical limitations contribute to food insecurity and the food insecurity-obesity paradox in older adults at senior centers in Georgia
    Dawn P Brewer
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, 280 Dawson Hall, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 29:150-69. 2010
    ..Thus, obesity and weight-related disability may be risk factors to consider when assessing the risk of food insecurity and the need for food assistance in this vulnerable subgroup of older adults...
  14. doi request reprint The validity of Nutrition Screening Initiative DETERMINE Checklist responses in older Georgians
    Stephanie Sinnett
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Nutr Elder 29:393-409. 2010
    ..Some NSI items may have limited ability to reliably assess nutritional risk of older adults. Further efforts are warranted to improve nutritional assessment tools for use in vulnerable older adults...
  15. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of recommendations to lose weight in overweight and obese older adults in Georgia senior centers
    Alison Clune
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Prev Med 51:27-30. 2010
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Older adults attending Georgia senior centers increase preventive behaviors for falls and fractures following a community-based intervention
    Jennifer Teems
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 30:72-85. 2011
    ....
  17. pmc Store type and demographic influence on the availability and price of healthful foods, Leon County, Florida, 2008
    Angela F Leone
    University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A140. 2011
    ..We examined the availability and price of more healthful foods by store type, neighborhood income level, and racial composition in a community with high rates of diet-related illness and death...
  18. doi request reprint Food insecurity and medication adherence in low-income older Medicare beneficiaries with type 2 diabetes
    Elisabeth Lilian Pia Sattler
    a Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 33:401-17. 2014
    ..However, 57% of food insecure participants were nonadherent to oral hypoglycemics. Underlying basic needs must be addressed to improve diabetes management in this population...
  19. doi request reprint Medication (re)fill adherence measures derived from pharmacy claims data in older Americans: a review of the literature
    Elisabeth Lilian Pia Sattler
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Drugs Aging 30:383-99. 2013
    ..Further efforts need to be given to the development and standardization of pharmacy claims-based medication (re)fill measures that are specifically tailored toward use in older Americans...
  20. pmc Improved recognition of heart attack and stroke symptoms after a community-based intervention for older adults, Georgia, 2006-2007
    Mindy Bell
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A41. 2009
    ..To reduce disability and prevent death from cardiovascular events, high-risk population groups should be able to recognize symptoms and seek immediate medical attention...
  21. ncbi request reprint Food Insecurity and Health Care Utilization Among Older Adults
    Vibha Bhargava
    University of Georgia, Athens, USA
    J Appl Gerontol . 2016
    ..Public assistance programs such as Medicare and meal services targeted toward older adults may enable economically constrained, food insecure older adults to access needed health care services...
  22. doi request reprint Food Insecurity and Health Care Utilization Among Older Adults in the United States
    Vibha Bhargava
    a Department of Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 35:177-92. 2016
    ..The findings of this study suggest that programs and policies aimed at reducing food insecurity among older adults may have a potential to reduce utilization of health care services. ..
  23. doi request reprint Characteristics of Older Georgians Receiving Older Americans Act Nutrition Program Services and Other Home- and Community-Based Services: Findings from the Georgia Aging Information Management System (GA AIMS)
    Jung Sun Lee
    a Department of Foods and Nutrition, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 34:168-88. 2015
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Factors Associated with Inpatient Hospital (Re)admissions in Medicare Beneficiaries in Need of Food Assistance
    Elisabeth Lilian Pia Sattler
    a Department of Foods and Nutrition, College of Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    J Nutr Gerontol Geriatr 34:228-44. 2015
    ..1; 2+ visits: OR 3.6; 95% CI 2.4, 5.4), and experienced greater multimorbidity (OR 1.6; 95% CI 1.4, 3.1). Support for home and community-based services may be critical in reducing potentially avoidable inpatient hospital (re)admissions. ..
  25. ncbi request reprint Edentulism and nutritional status in a biracial sample of well-functioning, community-dwelling elderly: the health, aging, and body composition study
    Jung Sun Lee
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:295-302. 2004
    ..Edentulism may affect dietary intake in older adults, but the relation between edentulism and nutritional status is not completely understood...
  26. ncbi request reprint Kidney function as a predictor of loss of lean mass in older adults: health, aging and body composition study
    Linda F Fried
    Renal Section, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1578-84. 2007
    ..To assess the association between kidney function and change in body composition in older individuals...
  27. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease and functional limitation in older people: health, aging and body composition study
    Linda F Fried
    Department of Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:750-6. 2006
    ..To assess whether chronic kidney disease (CKD) is independently associated with incident physical-function limitation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Weight change and the conservation of lean mass in old age: the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study
    Anne B Newman
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:872-8; quiz 915-6. 2005
    ..Weight loss may contribute to the loss of lean mass with age...
  29. ncbi request reprint Short-term weight changes in community-dwelling older adults: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Weight Change Substudy
    Jung Sun Lee
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:644-50. 2005
    ..The frequency and short-term natural history of weight loss in community-dwelling older adults have not been described. Unintentional weight loss may be more likely to continue than intentional weight loss...