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Gesell, S. B. and Scott, T. A. and Barkin, S. L. (2010) Accuracy of Perception of Body Size Among Overweight Latino Preadolescents After a 6-Month Physical Activity Skills Building Intervention. Clinical Pediatrics, 49 (4). pp. 323-329. ISSN 0009-9228

Reusser, Molly E and DiRienzo, Douglas B and Miller, Gregory D and McCarron, David A (2003) Adequate nutrient intake can reduce cardiovascular disease risk in African Americans. Journal of the National Medical Association, 95 (3). pp. 188-195. ISSN 0027-9684

Frazier, B. and Hsiao, C.-W. and Deuster, P. and Poth, M. (2010) African Americans and Caucasian Americans: Differences in Glucocorticoid-Induced Insulin Resistance. Hormone and Metabolic Research, 42 (12). pp. 887-891. ISSN 0018-5043

Walker-Sterling, Angela (2005) African Americans and obesity: implications for clinical nurse specialist practice. Clinical nurse specialist CNS, 19 (4). 193-8; quiz 199. ISSN 0887-6274

Yancey, Antronette "Toni" (2003) Ain' Like There's Hunger. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 25 (3Si). p. 1.

Nguyen-Rodriguez, Selena T. and McClain, Arianna D. and Spruijt-Metz, Donna (2010) Anxiety mediates the relationship between sleep onset latency and emotional eating in minority children. Eating Behaviors, 11 (4). pp. 297-300. ISSN 14710153

McArthur, Laura H and Anguiano, Ruben and Gross, Kevin H (2004) Are Household Factors Putting Immigrant Hispanic Children at Risk of Becoming Overweight: A Community-Based Study in Eastern North Carolina. Journal of Community Health, 29 (5). pp. 387-404.

Peña, Michelle-Marie and Dixon, Brittany and Taveras, Elsie M. (2012) Are You Talking to ME? The Importance of Ethnicity and Culture in Childhood Obesity Prevention and Management. Childhood Obesity, 8 (1). pp. 23-27. ISSN 2153-2168

Ryan, Kevin W. and Card-Higginson, Paula and McCarthy, Suzanne G. and Justus, Michelle B. and Thompson, Joseph W. (2006) Arkansas Fights Fat: Translating Research Into Policy To Combat Childhood And Adolescent Obesity. HEALTH AFFAIRS, 25 (4). pp. 992-1004.

Hunte, H. E. R. (2011) Association Between Perceived Interpersonal Everyday Discrimination and Waist Circumference Over a 9-Year Period in the Midlife Development in the United States Cohort Study. American Journal of Epidemiology, 173 (11). pp. 1232-1239. ISSN 0002-9262

Alexander, Katharine E. and Ventura, Emily E. and Spruijt-Metz, Donna and Weigensberg, Marc J. and Goran, Michael I. and Davis, Jaimie N. (2009) Association of Breakfast Skipping With Visceral Fat and Insulin Indices in Overweight Latino Youth. Obesity, 17 (8). pp. 1528-1533. ISSN 1930-7381

Haas, Jennifer S. and Lee, Lisa B. and Kaplan, Celia P. and Sonneborn, Dean and Phillips, Kathryn A. and Liang, Su-Ying (2003) The Association of Race, Socioeconomic Status, and Health Insurance Status With the Prevalence of Overweight Among Children and Adolescents. American Journal of Public Health, 93 (12). pp. 2105-2110. ISSN 0090-0036

Kabir, Azad Alamgir and Whelton, Paul K. and Khan, M. Muhmud and Gustat, Jeanette and Chen, Wei (2006) Association of Symptons of Depression and Obesity With Hypertension: The Bogalusa Heart Study. American Journal of Hypertension, 19 (6). pp. 639-645.

Senese, Laura C and Almeida, Nisha D and Fath, Anne Kittler and Smith, Brendan T and Loucks, Eric B (2009) Associations between childhood socioeconomic position and adulthood obesity. Epidemiologic reviews, 31. pp. 21-51. ISSN 1478-6729

Hickson, Demarc and Diez Roux, Ana and Smith, Adam and Tucker, Katherine and Gore, Larry and Zhang, Lei and Wyatt, Sharon (2011) Associations of Fast Food Restaurant Availability With Dietary Intake and Weight Among African Americans in the Jackson Heart Study, 2000-2004. American journal of public health. ISSN 1541-0048

BARRINGTON, VANESSA (2011) Baltimore’s can-do approach to food justice. Grist.

Obasogie, Osagie K. (2011) Black Salt: Should the government single out African-Americans for low-sodium diets? Slate.com.

Chaloupka, Frank J. and Johnston, Lloyd D. (2007) Bridging the Gap: research informing practice and policy for healthy youth behavior. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 33 (4). S147-S161. ISSN 07493797

Lovasi, Gina S and Hutson, Malo A and Guerra, Monica and Neckerman, Kathryn M (2009) Built environments and obesity in disadvantaged populations. Epidemiologic reviews, 31. pp. 7-20. ISSN 1478-6729

Schweigman, Kurt and Eichner, June and Welty, Thomas K. and Zhang, Ying (2006) CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE RISK FACTOR AWARENESS IN AMERICAN INDIAN COMMUNITIES: THE STRONG HEART STUDY. Ethnicity & Disease,, 16 (3). ISSN 1049-510X

Mau, Marjorie K and Sinclair, Ka'imi and Saito, Erin P and Baumhofer, Kau'i N and Kaholokula, Joseph Keawe'aimoku (2009) Cardiometabolic health disparities in native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders. Epidemiologic reviews, 31. pp. 113-129. ISSN 1478-6729

Sundquist, Jan and Winkleby, Marilyn A. and Pudaric, Sonja (2001) Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors Among Older Black, Mexican-American, and White Women and Men: An Analysis of NHANES III, 1988-1994 Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 49 (2). pp. 109-116. ISSN 00028614

Young-Hyman, Deborah and Herman, Leanna J. and Scott, Dawnavan L. and Schlundt, David G. (2000) Care Giver Perception of Children’s Obesity-Related Health Risk: A Study of African American Families. Obesity, 8 (3). pp. 241-248. ISSN 1930-7381

Barkin, S. L. and Gesell, S. B. and Poe, E. K. and Ip, E. H. (2011) Changing Overweight Latino Preadolescent Body Mass Index: The Effect of the Parent-Child Dyad. Clinical Pediatrics, 50 (1). pp. 29-36. ISSN 0009-9228

Jernigan, Valarie Blue Bird and Duran, Bonnie and Ahn, David and Winkleby, Marilyn (2010) Changing Patterns in Health Behaviors and Risk Factors Related to Cardiovascular Disease Among American Indians and Alaska Natives. American Journal of Public Health, 100 (4). pp. 677-683. ISSN 0090-0036

Galvez, Maida P. and Hong, Lu and Choi, Elizabeth and Liao, Laura and Godbold, James and Brenner, Barbara (2009) Childhood Obesity and Neighborhood Food-Store Availability in an Inner-City Community. Academic Pediatrics, 9 (5). pp. 339-343. ISSN 18762859

Frey, Jennifer (2007) Childhood Obesity, Under a Shaq Attack. WashingtonPost.com.

Thorpe, Lorna E. and List, Deborah G. and Marx, Terry and May, Linda and Helgerson, Steven D. and Frieden, Thomas R. (2004) Childhood obesity in New York City elementary school students. American Journal of Public Health, 94 (9). pp. 1496-1500. ISSN 0090-0036

Eng, Monica (2011) City gets new prescription for better health: Mayor's Healthy Chicago wellness plan outlines areas needing improvement, strategies to achieve it by 2020. Chicago Tribune .

McSweeney, Jean C and Cleves, Mario A and Zhao, Weizhi and Lefler, Leanne L and Yang, Shengping (2010) Cluster analysis of women's prodromal and acute myocardial infarction symptoms by race and other characteristics. The Journal of cardiovascular nursing, 25 (4). pp. 311-322. ISSN 1550-5049

Morabia, Alfredo and Costanza, Michael C. (2008) Come on, Come on, Do the Loco-Motion. Preventive Medicine, 46 (1). pp. 1-3.

Hawk, Larry Echo (2012) Community First: Fighting Childhood Obesity in American Indian and Alaska Native Youth. Childhood Obesity, 8 (1). pp. 13-15.

Samuel-Hodge, C. D. and Fernandez, L. M. and Henriquez-Roldan, C. F. and Johnston, L. F. and Keyserling, T. C. (2004) A Comparison of Self-Reported Energy Intake With Total Energy Expenditure Estimated by Accelerometer and Basal Metabolic Rate in African-American Women With Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care, 27 (3). pp. 663-669. ISSN 0149-5992

Gardner, Christopher D., PhD and Kiazand, Alexandre, MD and Alhassan, Sofiya, PhD and Kim, Soowon, PhD and Stafford, Randall S., MD, PhD and Balise, Raymond R., PhD and Kraemer, Helena C., PhD and King, Abby C., PhD (2007) Comparison of the Atkins, Zone, Ornish, and LEARN Diets for Change in Weight and Related Risk Factors Among Overweight Premenopausal Women. JAMA, 297 (9). pp. 969-977.

Bethell, C. and Read, D. and Goodman, E. and Johnson, J. and Besl, J. and Cooper, J. and Simpson, L. A. (2009) Consistently Inconsistent: A Snapshot of Across- and Within-State Disparities in the Prevalence of Childhood Overweight and Obesity. PEDIATRICS, 123 (Supple). S277-S286. ISSN 0031-4005

Auslander, W. and Haire-Joshu, D. and Houston, C. and Rhee, C.-W. and Williams, J. H. (2002) A Controlled Evaluation of Staging Dietary Patterns to Reduce the Risk of Diabetes in African-American Women. Diabetes Care, 25 (5). pp. 809-814. ISSN 0149-5992

Wilbur, JoEllen and Chandler, Peggy J and Dancy, Barbara and Lee, Hyeonkyeong (2003) Correlates of Physical Activity in Urban Midwestern Latinas. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 25 (3Si). pp. 69-76.

YANCEY, ANTRONETTE K. and COLE, BRIAN L. and BROWN, ROCHELLE and WILLIAMS, JEROME D. and HILLIER, AMY and KLINE, RANDOLPH S. and ASHE, MARICE and GRIER, SONYA A. and BACKMAN, DESIREE and McCARTHY, WILLIAM J. (2009) A Cross-Sectional Prevalence Study of Ethnically Targeted and General Audience Outdoor Obesity-Related Advertising. Milbank Quarterly, 87 (1). pp. 155-184. ISSN 0887378X

Brownley, Kimberly A. and Light, Kathleen C. and Grewen, Karen M. and Hinderliter, Alan L. and West, Sheila G. (2006) DIETARY SODIUM RESTRICTION ALTERS POSTPRANDIAL GHRELIN: IMPLICATIONS FOR RACE DIFFERENCES IN OBESITY. Ethnicity & Disease, 16 (4). pp. 844-851.

Genkinger, Jeanine M. and Jehn, Megan L. and Sapun, Marcella and Mabry, Iris and Young, Deborah Rohm (2006) DOES WEIGHT STATUS INFLUENCE PERCEPTIONS OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY BARRIERS AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN? Ethnicity & Disease, 16 (1). pp. 78-84. ISSN 1049-510X

Benjamin, Georges C. (2006) Designing Healthy Communities, Raising Healthy Kids: National Public Health Week 2006. American Journal of Public Health, 96 (4). p. 592. ISSN 0090-0036

Kayser, Bengt (2008) Determinants of active commuting. Preventive Medicine, 46 (1). p. 8.

Maynard, Maria J and Baker, Graham and Rawlins, Emma and Anderson, Annie and Harding, Seeromanie (2009) Developing obesity prevention interventions among minority ethnic children in schools and places of worship: The DEAL (DiEt and Active Living) study. BMC Public Health, 9 (1). p. 480. ISSN 1471-2458

Shaibi, Gabriel Q and Greenwood-Ericksen, Margaret B and Chapman, Cecilia R and Konopken, Yolanda and Ertl, Janice (2010) Development, Implementation, and Effects of Community-Based Diabetes Prevention Program for Obese Latino Youth. Journal of primary care & community health, 1 (3). pp. 206-212. ISSN 2150-1327

Maskarinec, Gertraud and Grandinetti, Andrew and Matsuura, Grace and Sharma, Sangita and Mau, Marjorie and Henderson, Brian E and Kolonel, Laurence N (2009) Diabetes prevalence and body mass index differ by ethnicity: the Multiethnic Cohort. Ethnicity & disease, 19 (1). pp. 49-55. ISSN 1049-510X

Sharp, Teresa A and Bell, Melanie L and Grunwald, Gary K and Schmitz, Kathryn H and Sidney, Stephen and Lewis, Cora E and Tolan, Kim and Hill, James O (2002) Differences in Resting Metabolic Rate between White and African-American Young Adults. Obesity Research, 10 (8). pp. 726-732.

Smith, Sidney C and Clark, Luther T and Cooper, Richard S and Daniels, Stephen R and Kumanyika, Shiriki K and Ofili, Elizabeth and Quinones, Miguel A and Sanchez, Eduardo J and Saunders, Elijah and Tiukinhoy, Susan D (2005) Discovering the full spectrum of cardiovascular disease: Minority Health Summit 2003: report of the Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, and Hypertension Writing Group. Circulation, 111 (10). e134-e139. ISSN 1524-4539

Seale, J. Paul and Davis-Smith, Monique and Okosun, Ike (2006) ETHNIC AND GENDER DIFFERENCES IN LIFESTYLE RISK FACTORS IN A BI-ETHNIC PRIMARY CARE SAMPLE: PREVALENCE AND CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS. Ethnicity & Disease,, 16 (2). pp. 460-467. ISSN 1049-510X

Bramble, Joy and Cornelius, Llewellyn Joseph and Simpson, Gaynell (2009) Eating as a Cultural Expression of Caring among Afro-Caribbean and African American Women: Understanding the Cultural Dimensions of Obesity. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 20 (2Suppl). pp. 53-68. ISSN 1548-6869

Irwin, Melinda L. and Yasui, Yutaka and Ulrich, Cornelia M. and Bowen, Deborah and Rudolph, Rebecca E. and Schwartz, Robert S. and Yukawa, Michi and Aiello, Erin and Potter, John D. and McTiernan, Anne (2003) Effects of Exercise on Total and Intra-abdominal Body Fat in Postmenopausal Women. Journal of the American Medical Association, 289 (3). pp. 323-330.

Delva, Jorge and Johnston, Lloyd D. and O’Malley, Patrick M. (2007) The Epidemiology of Overweight and Related Lifestyle Behaviors. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 33 (4). S178-S186. ISSN 07493797

Hasson, R. E. and Adam, T. C. and Davis, J. N. and Weigensberg, M. J. and Ventura, E. E. and Lane, C. J. and Roberts, C. K. and Goran, M. I. (2010) Ethnic Differences in Insulin Action in Obese African-American and Latino Adolescents. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 95 (8). pp. 4048-4051. ISSN 0021-972X

Skala, Katherine and Chuang, Ru-Jye and Evans, Alexandra and Hedberg, Ann-Marie and Dave, Jayna and Sharma, Shreela (2012) Ethnic Differences in the Home Food Environment and Parental Food Practices Among Families of Low-Income Hispanic and African-American Preschoolers. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. ISSN 1557-1912

Rodriguez, R. and Mowrer, J. and Romo, J. and Aleman, A. and Weffer, S. E. and Ortiz, R. M. (2010) Ethnic and Gender Disparities in Adolescent Obesity and Elevated Systolic Blood Pressure in a Rural US Population. Clinical Pediatrics, 49 (9). pp. 876-884. ISSN 0009-9228

KUMANYIKA, S (2008) Ethnic minorities and weight control research priorities: Where are we now and where do we need to be? Preventive Medicine, 47 (6). pp. 583-586. ISSN 00917435

Whaley, Arthur L and Smith, Michelle and Hancock, Anyaliese (2011) Ethnic/racial differences in the self-reported physical and mental health correlates of adolescent obesity. Journal of health psychology. ISSN 1461-7277

O'Keefe, James H. and Vogel, Robert and Lavie, Carl J. and Cordain, Loren (2011) Exercise Like a Hunter-Gatherer: A Prescription for Organic Physical Fitness. Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases, 53 (6). p. 471. ISSN 00330620

Block, Jason P and Scribner, Richard A and DeSalvo, Karen B (2004) Fast Food, Race/Ethnicity, and Income: A Geographic Analysis. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 27 (3). pp. 211-217. ISSN 07493797

Pereira, Mark A and Kartashov, Alex I and Ebbeling, Cara B and Van Horn, Linda and Slattery, Martha L and Jacobs Jr, David R and Ludwig, David S (2005) Fast-food habits, weight gain, and insulin resistance (the CARDIA study): 15-year prospective analysis. The Lancet, 365. pp. 36-42.

Dietz, William (2001) Focus Group Data Pertinent to the Prevention of Obesity in African Americans. American Journal of the Medical Sciences, 322 (5). pp. 275-278.

Drewnowski, Adam and Darmon, Nicole (2005) Food choices and diet costs: an economic analysis. The Journal of nutrition, 135 (4). pp. 900-904. ISSN 0022-3166

Maki, Aisling (2011) Groups Working to Address Minority Care Disparities. The Daily News, 126 (140).

Williams, Richard Allen and Gavin, James R., III and Phillips, Robert A. and Sumner, Anne E. and Duncan, Alan K. and Hollar, Danielle and Hennekens, Charles H. (2006) HIGH-RISK AFRICAN AMERICANS WITH MULTIPLE RISK FACTORS FOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE: CHALLENGES IN PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT. Ethnicity & Disease, 16 (3). pp. 633-639.

Moy, Karen L. and Sallis, James F. and David, Katrine J. (2010) Health Indicators of Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Journal of Community Health, 35 (1). pp. 81-92. ISSN 0094-5145

Wang, Youfa and Chen, Xiaoli (2011) How Much of Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Dietary Intakes, Exercise, and Weight Status Can Be Explained by Nutrition- and Health-Related Psychosocial Factors and Socioeconomic Status among US Adults? Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 111 (12). pp. 1904-1911. ISSN 1878-3570

Gordon-Larsen, P. (2006) Inequality in the Built Environment Underlies Key Health Disparities in Physical Activity and Obesity. PEDIATRICS, 117 (2). pp. 417-424. ISSN 0031-4005

Vona-Davis, Linda and Rose, David P. (2009) The Influence of Socioeconomic Disparities on Breast Cancer Tumor Biology and Prognosis: A Review. Journal of Women's Health, 18 (6). pp. 883-893. ISSN 1540-9996

Wen, Li Ming and Rissel, Chris (2008) Inverse associations between cycling to work, public transport, and overweight and obesity: Findings from a population based study in Australia. Preventive Medicine, 46 (1). pp. 29-32.

Davis, J. N and Alexander, K. E and Ventura, E. E and Toledo-Corral, C. M and Goran, M. I (2009) Inverse relation between dietary fiber intake and visceral adiposity in overweight Latino youth. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 90 (5). pp. 1160-1166. ISSN 0002-9165

Rejeski, W. Jack and Ip, Edward H. and Bertoni, Alain G. and Bray, George A. and Evans, Gina and Gregg, Edward W. and Zhang, Qiang (2012) Lifestyle Change and Mobility in Obese Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. The New England journal of medicine, 366. pp. 1209-1217. ISSN 1533-4406

Yen, Steven T. and Chen, Zhuo and Eastwood, David B. (2009) Lifestyles, Demographics, Dietary Behavior, and Obesity: A Switching Regression Analysis. Health Services Research, 44 (4). pp. 1345-1369. ISSN 00179124

Coogan, Patricia F and White, Laura F and Evans, Stephen R and Adler, Thomas J and Hathaway, Kevin M and Palmer, Julie R and Rosenberg, Lynn (2011) Longitudinal assessment of urban form and weight gain in African-American women. American journal of preventive medicine, 40 (4). pp. 411-8. ISSN 1873-2607

Meis, Sophia Boudoulas and Schuster, Dara and Gaillard, Trudy and Osei, Kwame (2006) METABOLIC SYNDROME IN NONDIABETIC, OBESE, FIRST-DEGREE RELATIVES OF AFRICAN AMERICAN PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES: AFRICAN AMERICAN TRIGLYCERIDES-HDL-C AND INSULIN RESISTANCE PARADOX. Ethnicity & Disease,, 16 (4). pp. 830-836. ISSN 1049-510X

Martin Lindström, Martin (2008) Means of transportation to work and overweight and obesity: A population-based study in southern Sweden. Preventive Medicine, 46 (1). pp. 22-28.

Klesges, R. C. and Obarzanek, E. and Kumanyika, S. and Murray, D. M. and Klesges, L. M. and Relyea, G. E. and Stockton, M. B. and Lanctot, J. Q. and Beech, B. M. and McClanahan, B. S. and Sherrill-Mittleman, D. and Slawson, D. L. (2010) The Memphis Girls' health Enrichment Multi-site Studies (GEMS): An Evaluation of the Efficacy of a 2-Year Obesity Prevention Program in African American Girls. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 164 (11). pp. 1007-1014. ISSN 1072-4710

Seo, Dong-Chul and Sa, Jaesin (2010) A Meta-Analysis of Obesity Interventions Among U.S. Minority Children. Journal of Adolescent Health, 46 (4). pp. 309-323. ISSN 1054139X

Maxwell, Annette E and Yancey, Antronette K and Auyoung, Mona and Guinyard, Joyce J and Glenn, Beth A and Mistry, Ritesh and McCarthy, William J and Fielding, Jonathan E and Simon, Paul A and Bastani, Roshan (2011) A Midpoint Process Evaluation of the Los Angeles Basin Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health Across the US (REACH US) Disparities Center, 2007-2009. Preventing chronic disease, 8 (5). A115. ISSN 1545-1151

Larson, Nicole I. and Story, Mary T. and Nelson, Melissa C. (2009) Neighborhood Environments: Disparities in Access to Healthy Foods in the U.S. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 36 (1). pp. 74-81. ISSN 07493797

Franzini, Luisa and Taylor, Wendell and Elliott, Marc N. and Cuccaro, Paula and Tortolero, Susan R. and Janice Gilliland, M. and Grunbaum, JoAnne and Schuster, Mark A. (2010) Neighborhood characteristics favorable to outdoor physical activity: Disparities by socioeconomic and racial/ethnic composition. Health & Place, 16 (2). pp. 267-274. ISSN 13538292

Dubowitz, Tamara and Heron, Melonie and Bird, Chloe E and Lurie, Nicole and Finch, Brian K and Basurto-Dávila, Ricardo and Hale, Lauren and Escarce, José J (2008) Neighborhood socioeconomic status and fruit and vegetable intake among whites, blacks, and Mexican Americans in the United States. The American journal of clinical nutrition, 87 (6). pp. 1883-1891. ISSN 1938-3207

Wilson, D. K. (2008) New Perspectives on Health Disparities and Obesity Interventions in Youth. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 34 (3). pp. 231-244. ISSN 0146-8693

Alio, Amina P. and Salihu, Hamisu M. and Berrings, Thomas J. and Gramling, Maleka Donaldson and Burton, John A. and Gayles, Travis A. and Jackson, Tiffany R. (2006) OBESITY RESEARCH AND THE FORGOTTEN AFRICAN AMERICAN CHILD. Ethnicity & Disease, 16 (2). pp. 569-575.

Lynch, Cheryl Sterling and Chang, Judy C. and Ford, Angela F. and Ibrahim, Said A. (2007) Obese African-American Women’s Perspectives on Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 22 (7). pp. 908-914.

Kuchler, Fred and Golan, Elise and Variyam, Jayachandran N and Crutchfield, Stephen R (2005) Obesity Policy and the Law of Unintended Consequences. Amber Waves, 3 (3). pp. 26-33.

Shankar, S and Nanda, J P and Bonney, G and Kofie, V (2000) Obesity differences between African-American men and women. Journal of the National Medical Association, 92 (1). pp. 22-28. ISSN 0027-9684

Houle, Brian (2011) Obesity disparities among disadvantaged men: National adult male inmate prevalence pooled with non-incarcerated estimates, United States, 2002–2004. Social Science & Medicine, 72 (10). pp. 1667-1673. ISSN 02779536

Centers for Disease, Control and Prevention (2011) Obesity in K–8 Students — New York City, 2006–07 to 2010–11 School Years. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report MMWR, 60 (49). pp. 1673-1694.

Rauscher, Megan Reuters (2006) Obesity links depression and high blood pressure. Yahoo! News.

Lopez, Russell P and Hynes, H Patricia (2006) Obesity, physical activity, and the urban environment: public health research needs. Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source, 5 (1). p. 25. ISSN 1476069X

Siegel, Judith M and Yancey, Antronette K and McCarthy, William J (2000) Overweight and Depressive Symptoms among African-American Women. Preventive Medicine, 31 (3). pp. 232-240. ISSN 00917435

Lutfiyya, M. N. and Garcia, R. and Dankwa, C. M. and Young, T. and Lipsky, M. S. (2008) Overweight and Obese Prevalence Rates in African American and Hispanic Children: An Analysis of Data from the 2003-2004 National Survey of Children's Health. The Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 21 (3). pp. 191-199. ISSN 1557-2625

Lim, Sungwoo and Zoellner, Jamie M and Ajrouch, Kristine J and Ismail, Amid I (2011) Overweight in childhood: the role of resilient parenting in African-American households. American journal of preventive medicine, 40 (3). pp. 329-33. ISSN 1873-2607

Adams, Kenneth F. and Schatzkin, Arthur and Harris, Tamara B. and Kipnis, Victor and Mouw, Traci and Ballard-Barbash, Rachel and Hollenbeck, Albert and Leitzmann, Michael F. (2006) Overweight, Obesity, and Mortality in a Large Prospective Cohort of Persons 50 to 71 Years Old. The New England Journal of Medicine, 355 (8). pp. 763-778.

Torres, Mina and Azen, Stanley and Varma, Rohit (2006) PREVALENCE OF OBESITY AND ASSOCIATED CO-MORBID CONDITIONS IN A POPULATION-BASED SAMPLE OF PRIMARILY URBAN MEXICAN AMERICANS. Ethnicity & Disease, 16 (2). pp. 362-369. ISSN 1049-510X

Railey, M T (2000) Parameters of obesity in African-American women. Journal of the National Medical Association, 92 (10). pp. 481-484. ISSN 0027-9684

SALLIS, JAMES F. and GLANZ, KAREN (2009) Physical Activity and Food Environments: Solutions to the Obesity Epidemic. Milbank Quarterly, 87 (1). pp. 123-154. ISSN 0887378X

Dubbert, Patricia M and Robinson, Jennifer C and Sung, Jung Hye and Ainsworth, Barbara E and Wyatt, Sharon B and Carithers, Teresa and Newton, Robert and Rhudy, Jamie L and Barbour, Krista and Sternfeld, Barbara and Taylor, Herman (2010) Physical activity and obesity in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study. Ethnicity & disease, 20 (4). pp. 383-389. ISSN 1049-510X

McAlexander, Kristen M and Banda, Jorge A and McAlexander, Joshua W and Lee, Rebecca E (2009) Physical activity resource attributes and obesity in low-income African Americans. Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, 86 (5). pp. 696-707. ISSN 1468-2869

Yancey, Antronette K and Kumanyika, Shiriki K and Ponce, Ninez A and McCarthy, William J and Fielding, Jonathan E and Leslie, Joanne P and Akbar, Jabar (2004) Population-based interventions engaging communities of color in healthy eating and active living: a review. Preventing chronic disease, 1 (1). A09. ISSN 1545-1151

Drewnowski, Adam and Specter, S E (2004) Poverty and obesity: the role of energy density and energy costs. The American journal of clinical nutrition, 79 (1). pp. 6-16. ISSN 0002-9165

Anderson, Sarah E. and Whitaker, Robert C. (2009) Prevalence of Obesity Among US Preschool Children in Different Racial and Ethnic Groups. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 163 (4). pp. 344-348.

Pawlak, Roman and Sovyanhadi, Marta (2009) Prevalence of overweight and obesity among Seventh-day Adventist African American and Caucasian college students. Ethnicity & disease, 19 (2). pp. 111-114. ISSN 1049-510X

Gittelsohn, J. and Rowan, M. (2011) Preventing diabetes and obesity in American Indian communities: the potential of environmental interventions. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 93 (5). 1179S-1183S. ISSN 0002-9165

Chaloupka, Frank J and Powell, Lisa M (2009) Price, availability, and youth obesity: evidence from Bridging the Gap. Preventing chronic disease, 6 (3). A93. ISSN 1545-1151

Howard, Philip H and Fitzpatrick, Margaret and Fulfrost, Brian (2011) Proximity of food retailers to schools and rates of overweight ninth grade students: an ecological study in California. BMC Public Health, 11 (1). p. 68. ISSN 1471-2458

Kim-Dorner, Su-Jong and Simpson-McKenzie, Christie O and Poth, Merrily and Deuster, Patricia A (2009) Psychological and physiological correlates of insulin resistance at fasting and in response to a meal in African Americans and Whites. Ethnicity & disease, 19 (2). pp. 104-110. ISSN 1049-510X

NEUMARK-SZTAINER, DIANNE and STORY, MARY and RESNICK, MICHAEL D and BLUM, ROBERT W (1997) Psychosocial Concerns and Weight Control Behaviors Among Overweight and Nonoverweight Native American Adolescents. Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 97 (6). pp. 598-604. ISSN 00028223

Edwards, Ryan D. (2008) Public transit, obesity, and medical costs: Assessing the magnitudes. Preventive Medicine, 46 (1). pp. 14-21.

Galvez, Maida P and Morland, Kimberly and Raines, Cherita and Kobil, Jessica and Siskind, Jodi and Godbold, James and Brenner, Barbara (2008) Race and food store availability in an inner-city neighbourhood. Public Health Nutrition, 11 (06). pp. 624-631. ISSN 1368-9800

Polednak, Anthony P. (2004) Racial Differences in Mortality from Obesity-Related Chronic Diseases in US Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Ethnicity & Disease, 14 (4). pp. 436-468. ISSN 1049-510X

Kurian, Anita K and Cardarelli, Kathryn M (2007) Racial and ethnic differences in cardiovascular disease risk factors: a systematic review. Ethnicity & disease, 17 (1). pp. 143-152. ISSN 1049-510X

Taveras, E. M. and Gillman, M. W. and Kleinman, K. and Rich-Edwards, J. W. and Rifas-Shiman, S. L. (2010) Racial/Ethnic Differences in Early-Life Risk Factors for Childhood Obesity. PEDIATRICS, 125 (4). pp. 686-695. ISSN 0031-4005

Singh, Gopal K and Kogan, Michael D and Van Dyck, Peter C and Siahpush, Mohammad (2008) Racial/ethnic, socioeconomic, and behavioral determinants of childhood and adolescent obesity in the United States: analyzing independent and joint associations. Annals of epidemiology, 18 (9). pp. 682-695. ISSN 1873-2585

Davis, Jaimie N. and Kelly, Louise A. and Lane, Christianne J. and Ventura, Emily E. and Byrd-Williams, Courtney E. and Alexandar, Katharine A. and Azen, Stanley P. and Chou, Chih-Ping and Spruijt-Metz, Donna and Weigensberg, Marc J. and Berhane, Kiros and Goran, Michael I. (2009) Randomized Control Trial to Improve Adiposity and Insulin Resistance in Overweight Latino Adolescents. Obesity, 17 (8). pp. 1542-1548. ISSN 1930-7381

Hasson, Rebecca E. and Adam, Tanja C. and Davis, Jaimie N. and Kelly, Louise A. and Ventura, Emily E. and Byrd-Williams, Courtney E. and Toledo-Corral, Claudia M. and Roberts, Christian K. and Lane, Christianne J. and Azen, Stanley P. and Chou, Chih-Ping and Spruijt-Metz, Donna and Weigensberg, Mark J. and Berhane, Kiros and Goran, Michael I. (2011) Randomized Controlled Trial to Improve Adiposity, Inflammation, and Insulin Resistance in Obese African-American and Latino Youth. Obesity. ISSN 1930-7381

ADLER, NANCY E. and STEWART, JUDITH (2009) Reducing Obesity: Motivating Action While Not Blaming the Victim. Milbank Quarterly, 87 (1). pp. 49-70. ISSN 0887378X

Kieffer, Edith C and Willis, Sharla K and Odoms-Young, Angela M and Guzman, J Ricardo and Allen, Alex J and Two Feathers, Jackie and Loveluck, Jimena (2004) Reducing disparities in diabetes among African-American and Latino residents of Detroit: the essential role of community planning focus groups. Ethnicity & disease, 14 (3 Supp). S27-S37. ISSN 1049-510X

Karpyn, Allison and Young, Candace and Weiss, Stephanie (2012) Reestablishing Healthy Food Retail: Changing the Landscape of Food Deserts. Childhood Obesity, 8 (1). pp. 28-30. ISSN 2153-2168

Ezzati, Majid and Friedman, Ari B. and Kulkarni, Sandeep C. and Murray, Christopher J. L. (2008) The Reversal of Fortunes: Trends in County Mortality and Cross-County Mortality Disparities in the United States. PLOS Medicine, 5 (4). 0557-0568.

Chen, Jyu-Lin and Weiss, Sandra and Heyman, Melvin B and Lustig, Robert (2011) Risk factors for obesity and high blood pressure in Chinese American children: maternal acculturation and children's food choices. Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health, 13 (2). pp. 268-275. ISSN 1557-1920

Elders, M. Joycelyn (2009) Role of Endocrinologists in Eliminating Health Care Disparities. Endocrine Practice, 15 (6). pp. 612-623. ISSN 1530-891X

Lee, Helen (2012) The Role of Local Food Availability in Explaining Obesity Rsik Among Young School-Aged Children. Social Science and Medicine, 74 (8). pp. 1193-1310.

Zick, Cathleen D. and Smith, Ken R. and Fan, Jessie X. and Brown, Barbara B. and Yamada, Ikuho and Kowaleski-Jones, Lori (2009) Running to the Store? The relationship between neighborhood environments and the risk of obesity. Social Science & Medicine, 69 (10). pp. 1493-1500. ISSN 02779536

Punzalan, Cristina and Paxton, Keisha C. and Guentzel, Heather and Bluthenthal, Ricky N. and Staunton, Anne D. and Mejia, Gloria and Morales, Leo and Miranda, Jeanne (2006) SEEKING COMMUNITY INPUT TO IMPROVE IMPLEMENTATION OF A LIFESTYLE MODIFICATION PROGRAM. Ethnicity & Disease, 16 (1 S1). S1 79-S1 88. ISSN 1049-510X

Ramirez, Amelie G and Chalela, Patricia and Gallion, Kipling J and Green, Lawrence W and Ottoson, Judith (2011) Salud America! Developing a National Latino Childhood Obesity Research Agenda. Health education & behavior : the official publication of the Society for Public Health Education, 38 (3). pp. 251-60. ISSN 1552-6127

Gilligan, Heather Tirado (2011) Searching for the right recipe: Can fresh fruits and vegetables really remedy obesity in the poor? HealthyCal.org.

Wen, Ming and Kowaleski-Jones, Lori (2012) Sex and Ethnic Differences in Validity of Self-reported Adult Height, Weight and Body Mass Index. Ethnicity & Disease, 22 (1). pp. 72-78.

Levine, Michele and Marcus, Marsha and Leon-Verdin, MaGuadalupe (2008) Similarities in affect, perceived stress, and weight concerns between Black and White women who quit smoking during pregnancy. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 10 (10). pp. 1543-1548. ISSN 1462-2203

Glass, Christy M. and Haas, Steven A. and Reither, Eric N. (2010) The Skinny on Success: Body Mass, Gender and Occupational Standing Across the Life Course. Soc Forces, 88 (4). pp. 1777-1806.

Sánchez-Johnsen, Lisa A P (2005) Smoking cessation, obesity and weight concerns in black women: a call to action for culturally competent interventions. Journal of the National Medical Association, 97 (12). pp. 1630-1638. ISSN 0027-9684

Borradaile, K. E. and Sherman, S. and Vander Veur, S. S. and McCoy, T. and Sandoval, B. and Nachmani, J. and Karpyn, A. and Foster, G. D. (2009) Snacking in Children: The Role of Urban Corner Stores. PEDIATRICS, 124 (5). pp. 1293-1298. ISSN 0031-4005

Gesell, S. B. and Reynolds, E. B. and Ip, E. H. and Fenlason, L. C. and Pont, S. J. and Poe, E. K. and Barkin, S. L. (2008) Social Influences on Self-Reported Physical Activity in Overweight Latino Children. Clinical Pediatrics, 47 (8). pp. 797-802. ISSN 0009-9228

Fisher-Hoch, Susan P and Rentfro, Anne R and Salinas, Jennifer J and Pérez, Adriana and Brown, H Shelton and Reininger, Belinda M and Restrepo, Blanca I and Wilson, J Gaines and Hossain, M Monir and Rahbar, Mohammad H and Hanis, Craig M and McCormick, Joseph B (2010) Socioeconomic status and prevalence of obesity and diabetes in a Mexican American community, Cameron County, Texas, 2004-2007. Preventing chronic disease, 7 (3). A53. ISSN 1545-1151

Gonzalez, Amparo B. and Salas, Daniela and Umpierrez, Guillermo E. (2011) Special considerations on the management of Latino patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Current Medical Research and Opinion, 27 (5). pp. 969-979. ISSN 0300-7995

Johnston, Lloyd D. and Delva, Jorge and O’Malley, Patrick M. (2007) Sports Participation and Physical Education in American Secondary Schools. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 33 (4). S195-S208. ISSN 07493797

Christakis, Nicholas A. and Fowler, James H. (2007) The Spread of Obesity in a Large Social Network over 32 Years. The New England Journal of Medicine, 357 (4). pp. 370-379.

Ahluwalia, Indu B and Mack, Karin A and Murphy, Wilmon and Mokdad, Ali H and Bales, Virginia S (2003) State-specific prevalence of selected chronic disease-related characteristics--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2001. MMWR. Surveillance summaries : Morbidity and mortality weekly report. Surveillance summaries / CDC, 52 (8). pp. 1-80. ISSN 1545-8636

Bolen, J C and Rhodes, L and Powell-Griner, E E and Bland, S D and Holtzman, D (2000) State-specific prevalence of selected health behaviors, by race and ethnicity--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 1997. MMWR. CDC surveillance summaries : Morbidity and mortality weekly report. CDC surveillance summaries / Centers for Disease Control, 49 (2). pp. 1-60. ISSN 0892-3787

Greenwood-Ericksen, M. B. and Chapman, C. R. and Konopken, Y. and Ertl, J. and Shaibi, G. Q. (2010) Sustainability of a Culturally Informed Community-Based Diabetes Prevention Program for Obese Latino Youth. Journal of Primary Care & Community Health, 1 (2). pp. 83-87. ISSN 2150-1319

Okosun, Ike S. and Boltri, John M. and Eriksen, Michael P. and Hepburn, Valerie A. (2006) TRENDS IN ABDOMINAL OBESITY IN YOUNG PEOPLE: UNITED STATES 1988–2002. Ethnicity & Disease, 16 (2). pp. 338-344. ISSN 1049-510X

Nwobu, Chinyelu O and Johnson, Carolyn C (2007) Targeting obesity to reduce the risk for type 2 diabetes and other co-morbidities in African American youth: a review of the literature and recommendations for prevention. Diabetes & vascular disease research : official journal of the International Society of Diabetes and Vascular Disease, 4 (4). pp. 311-319. ISSN 1479-1641

van der Ploeg, Hidde P. and Merom, Dafna and Corpuz, Grace and Bauman, Adrian E. (2008) Trends in Australian children traveling to school 1971–2003: Burning petrol or carbohydrates? Preventive Medicine, 46 (1). pp. 60-62.

Thompson, Dennis (2011) U.S. Minorities No Strangers to Health Ills. HealthDay.

Gordon-Larsen, Penny and Popkin, Barry (2011) Understanding Socioeconomic and Racial/Ethnic Status Disparities in Diet, Exercise, and Weight: Underlying Contextual Factors and Pathways. Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 111 (12). pp. 1816-1819. ISSN 00028223

Willett, Walter C. and Hu, Frank B. and Colditz, Graham A. and Manson, JoAnn E. (2005) Underweight, Overweight, Obesity, and Excess Deaths. JAMA, 294 (5). pp. 551-553.

von Tigerstrom, B. and Larre, T. and Sauder, J. (2011) Using the Tax System to Promote Physical Activity: Critical Analysis of Canadian Initiatives. American Journal of Public Health. ISSN 0090-0036

Brandon, L. Jerome and Elliott-Lloyd, Mary Beth (2006) WALKING, BODY COMPOSITION, AND BLOOD PRESSURE DOSE-RESPONSE IN AFRICAN AMERICAN AND WHITE WOMEN. Ethnicity & Disease, 16 (3). pp. 675-681.

Nothwehr, Faryle and Stump, Timothy (2002) Weight Control Behaviors of Low-Income, African American Women. Health Promotion Practice, 3 (2). pp. 207-216.

Zheng, Yan (2008) The benefit of public transportation: Physical activity to reduce obesity and ecological footprint. Preventive Medicine, 46 (1). pp. 4-5.

Yun, S and Zhu, B-P and Black, W and Brownson, R C (2006) A comparison of national estimates of obesity prevalence from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system and the national health and nutrition examination survey. International Journal of Obesity, 30 (1). pp. 164-170. ISSN 0307-0565

Drewnowski, Adam and Darmon, Nicole (2005) The economics of obesity: dietary energy density and energy cost. The American journal of clinical nutrition, 82 (1 Supp). 265S-273S. ISSN 0002-9165

Braveman, Paula (2009) A health disparities perspective on obesity research. Preventing chronic disease, 6 (3). A91. ISSN 1545-1151

SEO, D and SA, J (2008) A meta-analysis of psycho-behavioral obesity interventions among US multiethnic and minority adults. Preventive Medicine, 47 (6). pp. 573-582. ISSN 00917435

Kennedy, Betty M and Paeratakul, Sahasporn and Champagne, Catherine M and Ryan, Donna H and Harsha, David W and McGee, Bernestine and Johnson, Glenda and Deyhim, Farzad and Forsythe, William and Bogle, Margaret L (2005) A pilot church-based weight loss program for African-American adults using church members as health educators: a comparison of individual and group intervention. Ethnicity & disease, 15 (3). pp. 373-378. ISSN 1049-510X

Pérez-Escamilla, Rafael and Putnik, Predrag (2007) The role of acculturation in nutrition, lifestyle, and incidence of type 2 diabetes among Latinos. The Journal of nutrition, 137 (4). pp. 860-870. ISSN 0022-3166

Fleischhacker, S. E. and Evenson, K. R. and Rodriguez, D. A. and Ammerman, A. S. (2010) A systematic review of fast food access studies. Obesity Reviews, 12 (5). e460-e471. ISSN 14677881

Book

Crimmins, Eileen M. and Preston, Samuel H. and Cohen, Barney (2011) Explaining Divergent Levels of Longevity in High-Income Countries. National Academies Press, Washington, D.C.. ISBN 0-309-18640-4

UNSPECIFIED, ed. HEALTHY PEOPLE LIBRARY PROJECT (2006) Obesity: The Science Inside. The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Washington, DC.

Institute of, Medicine (2004) Preventing Childhood Obesity: Health in the Balance. National Academies Press, Washington, D.C..

Other

Braun, Bonnie and Anderson, Elaine and Zoumenou, Virginie (2009) Family Influence on Fruit and Vegetable Consumption Among Rural, Low-Income, Preschool Children: A Preliminary Investigation of Factors Associated with Obesity. UNSPECIFIED.

SCHMID, RANDOLPH E. (2008) Obesity growing to be top cancer cause. UNSPECIFIED.

Kerr, Martha (2008) Salsalate cuts blood sugar levels in obese adults. UNSPECIFIED.

The Welborn Baptist Foundation Tri-State Community Wellness Indicators report. UNSPECIFIED.

Report Document or other Monograph

Levi, Jeffrey and Segal, Laura M. and St. Laurent, Rebecca and Lang, Albert and Rayburn, Jack (2012) F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America’s Future 2012. Project Report. Trust for America's Health/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, N.J..

Trust for America's Health (2008) Healthy Women, Healthy Babies. Other. UNSPECIFIED.

Centers for, Disease Control (2003) Healthy weight, overweight, and obesity among U.S. adults. Other. UNSPECIFIED.

The Keystone Center (2006) The Keystone Forum on Away-From-Home Foods: Opportunities for Preventing Weight Gain and Obesity. Project Report. UNSPECIFIED.

Raine, Kim and Spence, John C. and Church, John and Boulé, Normand and Slater, Linda and Marko, Josh and Gibbons, Karyn and Hemphill, Eric (2008) State of the Evidence Review on Urban Health and Healthy Weights. Project Report. CIHI, Ottawa.

National Institutes of Health (2011) Study of youth to seek origins of heart disease among African-Americans. Press Release. NIH News.

Utah Department of Health Office of Health Disparities (2011) Utah Pacific Islanders. Project Report. UNSPECIFIED.

Cutler, David M and Gleaser, Edward L and Shapiro, Jesse M (2003) Why Have Americans Become More Obese? Working Paper. UNSPECIFIED.

Video

Utah Department of Health Office of Health Disparity (2011) For Me For Us. [Video]

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