Dharod, Jigna

UNCG

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Liberians living in the U.S.: an examination of post-resettlement food insecurity and associated factors 2012 1217 Objectives: To examine post-resettlement food insecurity rate and its relationship with socio-demographic and pre-resettlement characteristics among Liberian households; and assess differences in the amount of money spent on food per month by househo...
A community-based participatory research approach to implementing a farmers' market targeting WIC farmers' market nutrition program participants 2014 1734 The present study planned and implemented a new farmers' market, the Catawba County Public Health Farmers' Market (CCPH FM) at the local WIC office in Catawba County, North Carolina, of which Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants,...
Food receipts analyses: examining food choices and shopping practices of newly arrived refugee families in the U.S. 2016 380 The main objectives of this study were (a) to examine food shopping, choices, and budgeting practices among the two major recently arrived refugee groups, those of Burmese and Iraqi origin, and (b) to compare pre-resettlement living conditions and ac...
Food security, diet behavior, home food environment, and pregnancy outcomes among pregnant WIC participants 2016 10 Literature suggests that low-income pregnant women are at significant risk of experiencing socio-economic disparities that jeopardize their health and nutritional status. Women from economically disadvantaged backgrounds are more likely to be overwei...
An examination of the influence of African-American extended family relationships on child weight status 2017 238 In the U.S., African American children suffer from higher rates of obesity than their white peers. African American families are often multi-generational, with extended family members, especially women, caring for child relatives. Yet little is curre...
Assessment of the relationship between water insecurity, hygiene practices, and the incidence of diarrhea among children from rural households of the Menoua division - West Cameroon 2017 21 Objectives: 1) Assess the prevalence of water insecurity and its association with water access-related behaviors such as time, distance, and sources of water; 2) identify major themes of concern that are associated with three domains of water insecur...