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Strength training improves muscle quality and insulin sensitivity in Hispanic older adults with type 2 diabetes." International Journal of Medical Sciences. 2007;4:19-27."
A community intervention reduces BMI z-score in children: Shape Up Somerville first year results." Obesity . 2007;15:1325-1336."
A community-based restaurant initiative to increase availability of healthy menu options in Somerville, Massachusetts: Shape Up Somerville." Preventing Chronic Disease. 2009;6:A102."
Factors related to cardiovascular disease risk reduction in midlife and older women: a qualitative study." Preventing Chronic Disease. 2008;5:A06."
The StrongWomen-Healthy Hearts program: reducing cardiovascular disease risk factors in rural sedentary, overweight, and obese midlife and older women." American Journal of Public Health. 2009;99:1271-1277."
Reducing cardiovascular disease risk in sedentary, overweight women: strategies for the cardiovascular specialist." Current Opinion in Cardiology. 2010;25:497-501."
Television viewing is associated with prevalence of metabolic syndrome in Hispanic elders." Diabetes Care. 2007;30:694-700."
Toward optimal health: promoting physical activity in women." Journal of Women's Health. 2009;18:295-298."
The Evolving Food and Nutrition Agenda: Policy and Research Priorities for the Coming Decade." Food and Nutrition Bulletin. 2011;32(1)."
Further evidence for the benefits of walking." The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2009;89:15-16."
Improved physical fitness among older female participants in a nationally disseminated, community-based exercise program." Health Behavior & Education. In Press."
Design and national dissemination of the StrongWomen Community Strength Training Program." Preventing Chronic Disease. 2008;5:A25."
Strength training and older women: a cross-sectional study examining factors related to exercise adherence." Journal of Aging and Physical Activity. 2010;18:201-218."
Factors related to leader implementation of a nationally disseminated community-based exercise program: a cross-sectional study." The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 2008;5:62."
Using the Community Readiness Model to select communities for a community-wide obesity prevention intervention." Preventing Chronic Disease. 2011;8:A150."