The development of SisterTalk: a cable TV-delivered weight control program for black women.

@article{Gans2003TheDO,
  title={The development of SisterTalk: a cable TV-delivered weight control program for black women.},
  author={Kim M Gans and Shiriki K. Kumanyika and Helen J Lovell and Patricia Markham Risica and Roberta E. Goldman and Angela M. Odoms-Young and Leslie O. Strolla and Donna O Decaille and Colleen M Caron and Thomas M. Lasater},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={37 6 Pt 1},
  pages={654-67}
}
Overweight and obesity have reached epidemic proportions in the United States, with black women disproportionately affected. SisterTalk is a weight control program designed specifically for delivery to black women via cable TV. The theoretical and conceptual frameworks and formative research that guided the development and cultural tailoring of SisterTalk… CONTINUE READING