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Ethnic Dance and Screen Time Reduction to Prevent Weight Gain in Latina Girls

A randomized controlled trial to test the efficacy of an after school ethnic dance program plus a culturally-tailored, home-based screen time reduction intervention to reduce weight gain (body mass index) among lower socioeconomic status, pre-adolescent Latina girls.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Stanford University

Collaborator: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Stanford Investigator(s):

Intervention(s):

  • Behavioral: after school ethnic dance program - ballet folklorica
  • Behavioral: culturally-tailored, home-based screen time reduction
  • Behavioral: culturally-tailored health and nutrition education

Phase:

N/A

Eligibility


Inclusion Criteria:

   - Defined as Latina or Hispanic by parent/guardian.

   - Attends one of the participating public elementary schools.

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Diagnosed with a medical condition affecting growth.

   - Taking medications affecting growth.

   - A condition limiting participation in the interventions.

   - A condition limiting participation in the assessments.

   - Plan to move from the area within the next 24 months.

Ages Eligible for Study

7 Years - 9 Years

Genders Eligible for Study

Female

Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Not Recruiting