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"I Want a Program That Looks at My Whole Life." A Focus Group Study on the Ideal Components for an mHealth Weight Management Program for African American Women.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics [J Acad Nutr Diet] 2022 Jan; Vol. 122 (1), pp. 139-148. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jul 31.

Abstract: Background: The high rate of obesity, ownership of smartphones, and online search for nutrition and dieting information among African American women (AAW) provide a unique opportunity to develop cost-effective, accessible, and acceptable mHealth weight...

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Inverse Correlation of KISS1 and KISS1R Expression in Triple-negative Breast Carcinomas from African American Women.

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Source(s): Cancer Genomics & Proteomics (1109-6535). Nov/Dec2022, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p673-682. 10p.

Abstract: Background/Aim: The kisspeptin 1 (KISS1) gene encodes a precursor polypeptide which after proteolysis forms the kisspeptin-10 (KISS1) protein. KISS1, retains maximum physiological activity when it binds to its receptor (KISS1R), allowing KISS1 to effec...

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Estrogen-Eluting Ring for Contraception and Possible Issues of Severe Pulmonary Emboli.

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Source(s): American Journal of Case Reports. 10/20/2022, Vol. 23, p1-3. 3p.

Abstract: Objective: Rare coexistence of disease or pathology Background: This case report demonstrates the relationship of an estrogen-eluting vaginal ring and thrombosis. There have been multiple reports in the literature demonstrating this scenario, but it is...

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Photos of the Year 2022.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 12/5/2022, Vol. 200 Issue 21/22, p52-65. 14p. 13 Color Photographs.

Abstract: 03.21 A smiling Ketanji Brown Jackson, the first Black woman nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court, is backed by husband Patrick and daughter Leila at a Senate confirmation hearing. 03.05 At the Odessa train station in Ukraine, George Keburia says goodby...

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Retrospectives: Sadie T.M. Alexander: Black Women and a "Taste of Freedom in the Economic World".

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Source(s): Journal of Economic Perspectives. Fall2022, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p205-220. 16p.

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Abstract: The employment history of African American women is notable because of their higher labor force participation rates compared to other women in the US. This essay discusses Sadie T.M. Alexander's analysis of Black women and work based on her 1930s speec...

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Selling Breonna: Twitter Responses to Breonna Taylor on the Covers of O, The Oprah Magazine and Vanity Fair.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly. Sep2022, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p784-801. 18p.

Abstract: Black women are largely invisible in mainstream media's coverage of police brutality, despite the rise of the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement. Breonna Taylor's killing by police in March 2020 gained some media attention after George Floyd's killing. ...

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Carolyn Rodgers: Loving on Black People.

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Source(s): Poetry. Oct2022, Vol. 221 Issue 1, p69-74. 6p.

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Abstract: The author presents insights on African American woman poet Carolyn Rodgers. Topics discussed include how the author was affected by Rodgers' poems, how Rodgers emphasized her blackness in her poetry, Rodger's essay "Black Poetry, Where It's At," and t...

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Lipidome Profiles Are Related to Depressive Symptoms and Preterm Birth Among African American Women.

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Source(s): Biological research for nursing [Biol Res Nurs] 2020 Jul; Vol. 22 (3), pp. 354-361. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 May 08.

Abstract: African American women have the highest rate of preterm birth (PTB;

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The Effects of Skin Tone on the Perception of Discrimination in Young African American Women.

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Source(s): Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Studies. Feb2022, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p161-184. 24p.

Abstract: This research focuses on the discriminatory experiences that young African American women in the American South report as a function of their actual and perceived skin tone. Participants (N = 76) were given the Pantone Skin Tone guide (Pantone, 2017) a...

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