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Self-reported physical activity levels among women over age 40 in a suburban community
The purpose of this study was to determine the self-reported physical activity levels of women over the age of 40 years residing in a suburban community. This research utilized a cross-sectional design to investigate the ...
The association between self-reported mental health symptomology and complementary and alternative medicine use among U.S. women
Within the United States, the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has increased over the past three decades. Review of CAM literature research suggests that people with mental health disorders are heavily ...
Women's perceptions of the relationship between neuromuscular integrative action (NIA) and their body, mind, and spirit
Neuromuscular Integrative Action (NIA), has been a promising, yet nameless, element of the holistic fitness paradigm. Holistic fitness offers a unique approach in the understanding of women, as whole persons, through ...
Using focus group methodology to develop diabetes screening, education, and prevention programs for African American women
Few studies have been done to determine the perceptions and beliefs that nondiabetic African American women have about diabetes and secondary complications that result from the disease. Therefore, the purpose of this study ...
Examining psychosocial factors and intent to use prep as an HIV prevention strategy among African American women in the southern United States
HIV/AIDS rates continue to be worst among African Americans (AA) compared to other racial and ethnic groups. In particular, African American women are more impacted than any other group. The primary mode of transmission ...
The relationships among endogenous cortisol, subjective stress, and bone mineral density in non-elderly women
The study was conducted to determine the relationships among endogenous cortisol (determined by salivary cortisol), subjective (perceived) stress and BMD in non-elderly women. A sample of 38 women between the ages of 30 ...