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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.
Collaborator: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
- Behavioral: after school ethnic dance program - ballet folklorica
- Behavioral: culturally-tailored, home-based screen time reduction
- Behavioral: culturally-tailored health and nutrition education
- Defined as Latina or Hispanic by parent/guardian.
- Attends one of the participating public elementary schools.
- 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