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The effectiveness of worksite nutrition and physical activity interventions for controlling employee overweight and obesity: a systematic review.
This report presents the results of a systematic review of the effectiveness of worksite nutrition and physical activity programs to promote healthy weight among employees. These results form theExpand
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Public health strategies for preventing and controlling overweight and obesity in school and worksite settings: a report on recommendations of the Task Force on Community Preventive Services.
Reducing morbidity and mortality related to overweight and obesity is a public health priority. Various interventions in school and worksite settings aim to maintain or achieve healthy weight. ToExpand
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Anorexia nervosa and "reverse anorexia" among 108 male bodybuilders.
Two disorders of body image encountered in a study of 108 bodybuilders are described. In a study of the psychiatric effects of anabolic steroids, structured interviews were administered to 55Expand
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Evaluating the impact of mobile telephone technology on type 2 diabetic patients' self-management: the NICHE pilot study.
RATIONALE, AIMS AND OBJECTIVES Utilizing information technology, such as Internet and cellphones, holds great promise in enhancing diabetic care. Yet few studies have examined the impact of cellphoneExpand
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Psychiatric and medical effects of anabolic-androgenic steroid use. A controlled study of 160 athletes.
  • H. Pope, D. Katz
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Archives of general psychiatry
  • 1 May 1994
BACKGROUND We sought to expand on preliminary findings suggesting that anabolic-androgenic steroids produce psychiatric effects in some athletes who use them. METHODS We compared 88 athletes whoExpand
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Understanding barriers and facilitators of fruit and vegetable consumption among a diverse multi-ethnic population in the USA.
A diet high in fruits and vegetables (F&V) has been associated with a decreased risk of certain cancers, reduced morbidity and mortality from heart disease, and enhanced weight management. Yet toExpand
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Strategies for the prevention and control of obesity in the school setting: systematic review and meta-analysis
Objective:To determine the effectiveness of school-based strategies for obesity prevention and control using methods of systematic review and meta-analysis.Methods:Peer-reviewed studies publishedExpand
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Effects of sugar-sweetened and sugar-free cocoa on endothelial function in overweight adults.
BACKGROUND Studies of cocoa suggest an array of cardiovascular benefits; however, the effects of daily intake of sugar-free and sugar-sweetened cocoa beverages on endothelial function (EF) have yetExpand
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Putting Physical Activity Where It Fits in the School Day: Preliminary Results of the ABC (Activity Bursts in the Classroom) for Fitness Program
Introduction Despite well-documented evidence that physical activity is beneficial to children, average fitness levels of US children have declined. Lack of physical activity has been associated withExpand
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Affective and psychotic symptoms associated with anabolic steroid use.
  • H. Pope, D. Katz
  • Medicine
  • The American journal of psychiatry
  • 1 April 1988
To assess the frequency of affective and psychotic symptoms in athletes taking anabolic steroids, the authors performed structured interviews of 41 body-builders and football players who had usedExpand
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