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Richards, Amy Lee; Specker, Bonny – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: The objective of this study was to examine associations of sleep quality and quantity, food security, and physical activity with eating behaviors that may be associated with college weight gain. Participants: College students enrolled in multiple sections of a general education class completed an online survey in January 2016 (n = 153;…
Descriptors: College Students, Correlation, Sleep, Hunger
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Savoy, Sarah; Hance, Margaret A.; Pelfrey, Sarah E.; Khaleghi, Neusha; Zemanek, Rani – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: The current study examined accuracy in estimating campus norms for eating disorder (ED) pathology and the impact of normative feedback on intentions to help friends. Participants: The sample included 130 undergraduate women. Method: Participants estimated prevalence of ED pathology and were randomly assigned to normative feedback or a…
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Intention, Helping Relationship, Help Seeking
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Greif, Taylor R.; Kaufman, David A. S. – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: Determine feasibility of a procedure to identify relationships between preexisting traits and immediate mindfulness meditation (MM) responses in novice college students. Participants: Twenty-four novice college students participated between September 2016 and April 2017. Methods: We measured trait mindfulness, attention and executive…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Attention Control, Executive Function, Anxiety
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Marlow, Mariel; Even, Susan; Hoban, Mary Theresa; Moore, Kelly; Patel, Manisha; Marin, Mona – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: During January 2016-June 2017, 75 mumps outbreaks occurred in US universities, despite high vaccine coverage among students. We evaluated universities' experiences with mumps outbreaks to inform policy deliberations on use of a third dose of MMR vaccine and CDC guidance. Participants: American College Health Association members in…
Descriptors: College Students, Communicable Diseases, Immunization Programs, Disease Control
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Amirkhan,, James H.; Velasco,, Sarah E. – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: To determine if, following threats to DACA policies, Dreamer college students experienced greater stress overload, more symptoms, and worse grades than their classmates. Participants: Students (n=424) from a large public university, including Dreamers (n=64), participated between March 2017 and June 2018. Methods: Students completed an…
Descriptors: Stress Variables, Undocumented Immigrants, College Students, Symptoms (Individual Disorders)
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Wilson, Oliver W. A.; Jones, Hannah; Mama, Scherezade K.; Guthrie, Hannah; Papalia, Zack; Duffey, Michele; Bopp, Melissa – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objectives: Examine the prevalence of body weight perception discordance, and its relationship with physical activity and mental health among college women. Participants and methods: Data were collected from a convenience sample of female undergraduates enrolled in general education health and wellness courses at a large, northeastern United…
Descriptors: Females, Body Weight, Mental Health, Correlation
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Magid, Kate H.; Ranney, Megan L.; Risica, Patricia M. – Journal of American College Health, 2021
The purpose of this study was to determine the extent to which the Theory of Planned Behavior (TPB) accounts for variability in intention to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and to explore which constructs in the TPB most strongly predict intention to perform CPR among college students. Participants: Undergraduate college students (N =…
Descriptors: Intention, Undergraduate Students, Student Attitudes, Predictor Variables
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Frick, Melissa Gabriele; Butler, Shirley Ann; deBoer, David Scott – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: Implementation of a universal primary care (PC) suicide-screening program in a college student health center to heighten awareness, provide support and enhance education of staff and students served. Program feasibility, data collection, electronic medical record (EMR) adaptations and staff learning outcomes were examined. Participants:…
Descriptors: Suicide, Screening Tests, College Students, Medical Evaluation
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Turner, Robert W., II.; Vissa, Kalpana; Hall, Christine; Poling, Kristi; Athey, Amy; Alfonso-Miller, Pamela; Gehrels, Jo-Ann; Grandner, Michael A. – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: Examine associations between a range of sleep problems and academic performance in a national sample of collegiate athletes. Participants: Data were obtained from the National College Health Assessment of US college/university students from 2011-2014 (N = 8,312 collegiate athletes). Methods: Univariate comparisons for all sleep…
Descriptors: College Students, Student Athletes, Sleep, Academic Achievement
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Murphy, Chaise; Takahashi, Shinya; Bovaird, Jim; Koehler, Karsten – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: Given the number of college students with a normal BMI decreases 9-12% throughout the college experience, we wanted to model the traits responsible for behaviors impacting body composition in college-age women. Participants: Participants (n = 141) were recruited from a freshman-level nutrition course between August 2016 and May 2018.…
Descriptors: Physical Fitness, Eating Habits, Physical Activity Level, Predictor Variables
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Bridges-Curry, Zoe; Glenn, Lara E.; Felton, Julia W. – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: Amid growing concern about internalizing disorders on college campuses, few researchers have examined the ways emotional awareness deficits may contribute to risk. We examined the effect of the interaction between daily hassles, emotional awareness, and sex on depression and anxiety symptoms. Participants: Data were collected from 196…
Descriptors: College Students, Stress Variables, Emotional Response, Gender Differences
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Piña-Watson, Brandy; Cox, Kassidy; Neduvelil, Ashley – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: This study investigates cultural and general coping strategies as potential protective or risk factors to risky sexual behaviors (RSBs) and alcohol use in the face of discrimination for Mexican descent college students. Participants: Data collection was conducted from September 2016 to May 2017 and included 796 Mexican descent emerging…
Descriptors: Mexican Americans, Hispanic American Students, Student Behavior, Health Behavior
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Kauffman, Brooke Y.; Shepherd, Justin M.; Bakhshaie, Jafar; Zvolensky, Michael J. – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: Disordered eating is highly prevalent on college campuses and is associated with a host of negative outcomes. To better understand the nature of disordered eating, it is important to examine motivational processes that guide eating behavior. Participants: Participants were a diverse sample of 1,589 college students (80.4% females;…
Descriptors: Eating Disorders, Anxiety, College Students, Predictor Variables
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Seehuus, Martin; Moeller, Robert W.; Peisch, Virginia – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Purpose: Mental health problems are a growing concern on college campuses. Although postsecondary institutions often provide mental health services to students free of charge, it is unclear which students access such treatment and why. Methods: This study examined predictors of mental health treatment among college students. 2,280 students…
Descriptors: College Students, Mental Health, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Access to Health Care
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Drazdowski, Tess K.; Kliewer, Wendy L.; Marzell, Miesha – Journal of American College Health, 2021
Objective: Given the rising rates of insufficient sleep and the popularity of marijuana, we investigated using marijuana as a sleep aid, marijuana use frequency, problematic marijuana use, and sleep problems. Participants: Participants included a convenience sample of college students who endorsed using marijuana in the past year from May to…
Descriptors: Marijuana, Drug Abuse, Sleep, Predictor Variables
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