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Parent preferences for text messages containing infant feeding advice
BACKGROUND: Text-messaging is beneficial in health promotion. Research on impact of message framing (gain- versus loss-framed) has had variable results, depending on type of behavior targeted. There is no research on framing ...
AWHONN Insights Podcast: Virtual Nursing Education: Innovation for the New Normal
(Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, 2020)
With no end in sight for the COVID-19 pandemic, educators of all backgrounds are striving to find virtual and innovative teaching solutions for their students. In the realm of nursing education, there are a few caveats; ...
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) Open Education Resource (OER) Development and Implementation Grants
Interested in applying for a grant to offer no-cost textbook options in your classroom or department but not sure where to begin?
Low food security present on Texas college campuses despite high nutrition literacy
(Current Developments in Nutrition, 2020-05-29)
Changes in Motor Skill Proficiency After Equine-Assisted Activities and Brain-Building Tasks in Youth With Neurodevelopmental Disorders
(Frontiers in Veterinary Sciences, 2020-01-31)
There is a lack of current research to support the efficacy of a combination of equine-assisted activities (EAA) and brain building activities to influence motor skill competencies in youth with neurodevelopmental disorders ...
Changes in Health and Physical Fitness Parameters After Six Months of Group Exercise Training in Firefighters
Proper training methods may be used as an effective preventative measure for many of the musculoskeletal injuries sustained as a first responder that are inherent to the profession. The traditionally low fitness levels and ...
Feedback regulation of BMP signaling by Caenorhabditis elegans cuticle collagens
Cellular responsiveness to environment, including changes in extracellular matrix (ECM), is critical for normal processes such as development and wound healing, but can go awry, as in oncogenesis and fibrosis. One type ...
Pneumonia: Does Age or Gender Relate to the Presence of an SLP Dysphagia Consultation?
A retrospective study of 1489 hospital records examined the relationship of speech-language pathologist (SLP) consults for dysphagia to age and gender in pneumonia patients from an acute care setting. Age and gender ...
Association between the On-Plane Angular Motions of the Axle-Chain System and Clubhead Speed in Skilled Male Golfers.
(Applied Sciences, 2020-08)
The on-plane rotations of the inclined axle-chain system on the functional swing plane (FSP) can represent the angular motions of the golfer–club system closely. The purpose of this study was to identify key performance ...
Study Abroad for Critical Multilingual Language Awareness Development in Teacher Candidates
This article describes the ways in which study abroad experiences in international settings may help language teachers develop linguistic and cultural consciousness that ideally influence pedagogical practices in their ...