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Added Sugar Intake and Weekend Television Viewing is Related to Increased Central Adiposity among Prepubertal Children (2012-04-11)Central adiposity is strongly related to insulin resistance and is the most clinically relevant type of body fat in children as is the case in adults. This study aimed to determine diet and media use components related ...
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(2012-09-18)Given the growing concern that children in today's industrialized and technologically advanced society are becoming more sedentary and less fit, a greater understanding of the extent to which aerobic fitness relates to ...
(2009-02-08)Community Archives “are the grassroots activities of documenting, recording, and exploring community heritage in which community participation, control, and ownership of the project is essential” (Flinn, 2007). It is the ...
(Champaign, Ill. : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Center for the Study of Reading.Cambridge, MA : Bolt Beranek and Newman Inc., 1982-02)
(2014-05-30)This dissertation studies migration, entrepreneurship, and parental investment. Migration for economic opportunity may both benefit and burden left-behind family members. Chapter 1 examines how migration affects the ...
(Champaign, Ill. : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Center for the Study of Reading.Cambridge, Mass. : Bolt Beranek and Newman, Inc., 1986-09)
A Longitudinal Comparison of Speech Rate of Spontaneous Utterances vs Repeated Utterances in Preschool Children (2016)Most researchers have concluded that the rate of speech increases gradually from young childhood to adulthood; however, a detailed understanding of the longitudinal trajectory of speech rate development is clearly lacking ...
The "right to be helped": welfare policies and notions of rights at the margins of Soviet society, 1917-1950 (2012-09-18)In this dissertation, I trace the course of ethically founded notions of rights in the Soviet experience from 1917 to 1950, focusing on the “right to be helped” as the entitlement to state assistance felt by four marginalized ...
(2015-07-20)The first contribution of this thesis is to show that children (9-11 years old) can achieve good performance when using a Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) based on the steady-state visually evoked potential (SSVEP). In our ...