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Chelsea L. Kracht, Elizabeth K. Webster and Amanda E. Staiano

’s use of tablets and smartphones, which may contribute additional screen time yet is currently understudied in studies of preschoolers. A strength of the study was diversity of the sample. The proportion of nonwhite participants (43%) is slightly higher compared with other studies evaluating race that

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Jennifer D. Roberts, Lindsey Rodkey, Rashawn Ray and Brian E. Saelens

differences in public transportation use. Hence, the DMV represented a highly optimal setting for conducting the BEAP Study and examining US-based youth AT due to its unique racial, ethnic, income, educational, and birth origin diversity. Research Consistency Our findings from the BEAP Study are consistent

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Kelly Lynn Mulvey, Sally Taunton, Adam Pennell and Ali Brian

. , & Wager , T.D. ( 2000 ). The unity and diversity of executive functions and their contributions to complex “frontal lobe” tasks: A latent variable analysis . Cognitive Psychology, 41 , 49 – 100 . PubMed ID: 10945922 doi:10.1006/cogp.1999.0734 10.1006/cogp.1999.0734 Ponitz , C.C. , McClelland

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Katrina L. Piercy, Frances Bevington, Alison Vaux-Bjerke, Sandra Williams Hilfiker, Sean Arayasirikul and Elizabeth Y. Barnett

are presented in Table  1 . There was a range of ages represented but limited diversity in race/ethnicity and gender. A majority of the respondents were female, were educated beyond a high school level, and did not have a child of adolescent age. Table 1 Demographic Characteristics Summary (N = 2050

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Zhiguang Zhang, Eduarda Sousa-Sá, João R. Pereira, Anthony D. Okely, Xiaoqi Feng and Rute Santos

acceptance of diversity 4.71 (0.93) Interaction Supervision of play and learning, peer interaction, staff–child interaction, and discipline 5.64 (1.30) Program structure Schedule, free play, group play activities, and provisions for children with disabilities 5.79 (1.26) Parents and staff Provisions for

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Christopher C. Imes, Yaguang Zheng, Dara D. Mendez, Bonny J. Rockette-Wagner, Meghan K. Mattos, Rachel W. Goode, Susan M. Sereika and Lora E. Burke

diversity within the sample, mailing lists with Zone Improvement Plan codes that included minority representation were obtained and recruitment postcards were mailed out. Eligibility criteria included (1) BMI between 27 and 43 kg/m 2 , (2) presence of a coronary heart disease risk factor (eg

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Meera Sreedhara, Karin Valentine Goins, Christine Frisard, Milagros C. Rosal and Stephenie C. Lemon

mixed use to enhance the diversity and proximity of destinations near public transit. 7 Individuals using public transit often walk or bike to transit stops, and expanding services, locations, and connections can improve access and opportunities for PA. 5 , 8 Traffic safety and injury prevention

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Scott E. Crouter, Paul R. Hibbing and Samuel R. LaMunion

summarized in Table  1 . The males and females were similar overall, with a slightly higher proportion of overweight and obese in males, and greater racial and ethnic diversity in females. Table 1 Descriptive Characteristics of the Participants Males ( n  = 23) Females ( n  = 21) All Participants ( N  = 44

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Pasmore Malambo, Andre P. Kengne, Estelle V. Lambert, Anniza De Villiers and Thandi Puoane

Overweight and obesity are a worldwide health problem, affecting populations across a diversity of social and income statuses. In 2014, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported that more than 1.9 billion adults were overweight and 600 million were obese. 1 Theoretically, walking could help

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Viviene A. Temple, Dawn L. Lefebvre, Stephanie C. Field, Jeff R. Crane, Beverly Smith and Patti-Jean Naylor

. Assessment of participation was limited to use of the CAPE survey, which imposed a particular structure on activities and examined the diversity of participation in recreational activities during the previous four months. As data were collected from November to May during the school year, participation in