Browse by Subject "Physical activity"
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(2010-08-31)The current study was designed to investigate the role of body image on physical activity levels for women. Self-determination theory, social comparison theory, and constraints theory were utilized as the frameworks of ...
(2013-05-24)For the past three decades, the prevalence of childhood obesity has been on the rise and correspondingly engagement time in sedentary activities has escalated. In contrast, interest, and participation rates in physical ...
Effects of dietary macronutrient profile and feeding frequency on circulating metabolites, postprandial endocrine response, and voluntary physical activity of healthy adult cats (2014-01-16)For many years, the incidence of obesity has been one of the most common health issues in domestic cats. Obesity is a risk factor for the development of insulin resistance and type II diabetes mellitus. The prevalence of ...
Information provision, informational value, and relational support: assessing perceptions of pediatric family-centered communication as predictors of weight-related outcomes in preschool children (2014-09-16)The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention currently estimate that one of every eight preschool age children in the U.S. are overweight or obese, and those preschoolers are five times more likely to become overweight ...
(2012-09-18)Older adults are the fastest growing segment of our population (United Nations Populations Division, 2010). Memory is one of many important functions that declines with age and plays an influential role in health and ...
Tinnitus, physical activity and improved quality of life: investigation of the neural correlates of tinnitus and potential treatment options (2015-01-21)Objectives. The objectives of the dissertation are to (1) identify the neural correlates of tinnitus distress and successful habituation, and (2) investigate any relationship between physical activity and tinnitus distress. ...