E&D Online Vol. 22, No. 2

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ORIGINAL REPORTS: GLOBAL HEALTH

Targeting the Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic in Polynesia: Historical Perspective and Rationale for Exercise Intervention Trials
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William R. Sukala, PhD; Rachel Page, PhD; Birinder S. Cheema, PhD
Prevalence of Hypertension and Associated Risk Factors in Six Nicaraguan Communities
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Timothy S. Laux, BA; Philip J. Bert, BA; Marvin GonzaŽlez, MD, MSc; Mark Unruh, MD, MSc; Aurora Aragon, MD, PhD; Cecilia Torres Lacourt, MD
Dominance of Hypertensive Heart Disease in a Tertiary Hospital in Southern Nigeria: An Echocardiographic Study
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Odia Osaretin James, MBBS, FWACP, FMCP, FRCP; Jesuorobo Daniel Efosa, MBBS, FWACP; Akpa Maclean Romokeme, MBBS, FWACP; Agadah Zuobemi, MBBS, FWACP; Dodiyi-Manuel Sotonye, MBBS, FWACP
Reproductive Health and its Bio-cultural Correlates among Rai and Bhutia Women of Rural Sikkim: A Micro Level Study
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Shailendra Kumar Mishra, PhD; Susmita Mukhopadhyay, PhD; Barun Mukhopadhyay, PhD
Barriers to Breast Cancer Screening and Treatment among Women in Emirate of Abu Dhabi
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Walaa K. Sabih, MBChB, MSc; Jalaa A. Taher, MBBS, MPH; Carol El Jabari, MPH; Cother Hajat, MBBS, PhD; Salim M. Adib, MD, DrPH; Oliver Harrison, MA, MBBS


ORIGINAL REPORTS: CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND RISK FACTORS

Gene-Environment Effects of SLC4A5 and Skin Color on Blood Pressure among African American Women
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Jacquelyn Y. Taylor, PhD, PNP-BC, RN; Chun Yi Wu, MPH; Denise Darling, BSN, RN; Yan V. Sun, PhD; Sharon L.R. Kardia, PhD; James S. Jackson, PhD
Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference Predictors of Cardiovascular Risk in African Americans
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Vernessa R. Clark, PhD; Byron Greenberg, PhD; Toni S. Harris, PhD; Bernice L. Carson, PhD
A Comparison of Lifestyle and Behavioral Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors between Asian Indian and White Non-Hispanic Men
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Nirupa R. Ghai, MPH; Steven J. Jacobsen, MD, PhD; Stephen K. Van Den Eeden, PhD; Ameena T. Ahmed, MD, MPH; Reina Haque, PhD, MPH; George G. Rhoads, MD, MPH; Virginia P. Quinn, PhD, MPH
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Hypertension Risk: New Diagnoses after Age 50
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Ana R. Quinones, PhD; Jersey Liang, PhD; Wen Ye, PhD


ORIGINAL REPORT: OBESITY

Sex-Dependent Effects of the UCP1 23826 A/G Polymorphism on Obesity and Blood Pressure
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Meenal Dhall, MSc; Madan Mohan Chaturvedi, MSc, PhD; Umesh Rai, MSc, PhD; Satwanti Kapoor, MSc, PhD
Chronic Stress and Decreased Physical Exercise: Impact on Weight for African American Women
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Gracie M. Moore-Greene, DrPH; Susan M. Gross, PhD; Kristi D. Silver, MD; Carrol S. Perrino, PhD
Assessment of the Effect of Acculturation on Dietary and Physical Activity Behaviors of Arab Mothers in Lubbock, Texas
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Suzan H. Tami, MS; Debra B. Reed, PhD; Mallory Boylan, PhD; Anisa Zvonkovic, PhD
Lifecourse Educational Status in Relation to Weight Gain in African American Women
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Patricia F. Coogan, DSc; Lauren A. Wise, ScD; Yvette C. Cozier, DSc; Julie R. Palmer, ScD; Lynn Rosenberg, ScD


ORIGINAL REPORTS: DIABETES

Special Diabetes Program for Indians: Reliability and Validity of Brief Measures of Print Literacy and Numeracy
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Angela G. Brega, PhD; Luohua Jiang, PhD; Janette Beals, PhD; Spero M. Manson, PhD; Kelly J. Acton, MD, MPH; Yvette Roubideaux, MD, MPH; Special Diabetes Program for Indians Healthy Heart Demonstration Project
The En Balance Spanish Diabetes Education Program Improves Apolipoproteins, Serum Glucose and Body Composition in Hispanic Diabetics
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Ihuoma Chukwueke, MD, MPH; Anthony Firek, MD; Larry Beeson, DrPH; Maribet Brute, MPH; Eloy Shulz, MD; Marino De Leon, PHD; Zaida R. Cordero-MacIntyre, PHD


ORIGINAL REPORTS: PUBLIC HEALTH

Response to Disease Modifying Therapies in African Americans with Multiple Sclerosis
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Sylvia Klineova, MD; Joyce Nicholas, PhD; Aljoeson Walker, MD


ORIGINAL REPORTS: RESEARCH DESIGN

Barriers and Facilitators to Participation of Minorities in Clinical Trials
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Geri L. Schmotzer, PhD
Engaging Community Partners to Develop a Culturally Relevant Resource Guide for Physical Activity and Nutrition
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Melissa Bopp, PhD; Elizabeth A. Fallon, PhD; Debra J. Bolton, MSc; Daniel Kahl, MLS


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