WELLNESS FACTORS IN FIRST YEAR COLLEGE STUDENTS
- Three Things You Shouldn't Worry About. // Avenue: Calgary;Oct2013, p12
The article offers tips on how to avoid stress from things while in higher education which include looking way around, making friends and social pleasures and provides information on time management and the need for staying healthy.
- Components of mental resilience: Effects of comprehensive stress management and prevention. Chen, David D.; Park, Andrew // Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology;Jul2007 Supplement, Vol. 29, pS17
The purpose of this study was to survey the effects of a college-course program aimed to increase the effectiveness in managing and preventing stress. A total of 122 (N = 122) college students from three different stress management classes (males = 52; females = 70) volunteered to participate in...
- EFFECTS OF COGNITIVE DISSONANCE ON INTENTIONS TO CHANGE DIET AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AMONG COLLEGE STUDENTS. Stellefson, Michael; Zhongmiao Wang; Klein, William // American Journal of Health Studies;2006, Vol. 21 Issue 3/4, p219
The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that when college students are made to feel cognitive dissonance about their diet and exercise behaviors, they will be more likely to adopt healthier diet and exercise habits ï¿½ particularly when the dissonance is tied to appearance rather...
- THEORIES REGARDING THE TRAINING LOAD AND MODELS IN RELATION TO THE ADAPTATION CRITERION. GHEORGHE, SABAU; MARIA, MACRA-OSORHEAN; CRISTINA, IURIAN // Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Educatio Artis Gymnasticae;Dec2012, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p73
Until about 10 years ago, sports units were part of the university's lifestyle in all Israel universities, educating and encouraging students to engage in physical activity within the curriculum as an integral of the individual's health promotion. These sports units closed down one after the...
- Behavioral, Demographic, Psychosocial, and Sociocultural Concomitants of Stage of Change for Physical Activity Behavior in a Mixed-Culture Sample. Cardinal, Bradley J.; Jong-Young Lee; Young-Ho Kim; Hyo Lee; Kin-Kit Li; Qi Si // American Journal of Health Promotion;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p574
Purpose. Examine behavioral, demographic, psychosocial, and sociocultural concomitants of the stages of change for physical activity behavior among college students in South Korea (n = 221) and the United Stales (n = 166). Methods. Measures obtained in this cross-sectional study included age;...
- Correction: weight, socio-demographics, and health behaviour related correlates of academic performance in first year university students. // Nutrition Journal;2014, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
A correction to the article "Weight, Socio-Demographics, and Health Behaviour Related Correlates of Academic Performance in First Year University Students" by Tom Deliens et al. that was published in a 2014 issue is presented.
- Correlates of Physical Activity Among College Students. Lerner, Jonathan; Burns, Con; Róiste, Áine de // Recreational Sports Journal;Oct2011, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p95
There is limited Irish research which focuses on rates of physical activity and the correlates of physical activity among college students, typically aged 18-22 (ClÃ¡n Survey, 2003). A questionnaire examining participation rates in and correlates of physical activity was administered to a...
- Evaluation of a Weight Loss Intervention Program among College Females. Jozkowski, Kirsten N. // Health Education Monograph Series;2007, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p32
Follow Me: Students Helping Students to Better Health was established as a social support focused peer-led weight loss intervention program. The program ran for eight weeks and retained twelve participants for the duration of the program. Nine participants indicated weight loss, all twelve...
- College students and meningitis disease awareness. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;8/27/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p16
Reports on the occurrence of meningococcal disease among college students in the United States. Estimated number of college students who die from the disease each year; Steps that should be taken by colleges and students to arrest the spread of the disease.