Published on in Vol 16, No 6 (2014): June

Click “Like” to Change Your Behavior: A Mixed Methods Study of College Students’ Exposure to and Engagement With Facebook Content Designed for Weight Loss

Click “Like” to Change Your Behavior: A Mixed Methods Study of College Students’ Exposure to and Engagement With Facebook Content Designed for Weight Loss

Click “Like” to Change Your Behavior: A Mixed Methods Study of College Students’ Exposure to and Engagement With Facebook Content Designed for Weight Loss

Journals

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  3. Prout Parks E, Moore R, Li Z, Bishop-Gilyard C, Garrett A, Hill D, Bruton Y, Sarwer D. Assessing the Feasibility of a Social Media to Promote Weight Management Engagement in Adolescents with Severe Obesity: Pilot Study. JMIR Research Protocols 2018;7(3):e52 View
  4. Andrade E, Evans W, Barrett N, Edberg M, Cleary S. Strategies to Increase Latino Immigrant Youth Engagement in Health Promotion Using Social Media: Mixed-Methods Study. JMIR Public Health and Surveillance 2018;4(4):e71 View
  5. Klassen K, Borleis E, Brennan L, Reid M, McCaffrey T, Lim M. What People “Like”: Analysis of Social Media Strategies Used by Food Industry Brands, Lifestyle Brands, and Health Promotion Organizations on Facebook and Instagram. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(6):e10227 View
  6. Luhanga E, Hippocrate A, Suwa H, Arakawa Y, Yasumoto K. Identifying and Evaluating User Requirements for Smartphone Group Fitness Applications. IEEE Access 2018;6:3256 View
  7. Ramalho S, Saint-Maurice P, Silva D, Mansilha H, Silva C, Gonçalves S, Machado P, Conceição E. APOLO-Teens, a web-based intervention for treatment-seeking adolescents with overweight or obesity: study protocol and baseline characterization of a Portuguese sample. Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity 2020;25(2):453 View
  8. Pagoto S, Waring M, Schneider K, Oleski J, Olendzki E, Hayes R, Appelhans B, Whited M, Busch A, Lemon S. Twitter-Delivered Behavioral Weight-Loss Interventions: A Pilot Series. JMIR Research Protocols 2015;4(4):e123 View
  9. Gupta A, Calfas K, Marshall S, Robinson T, Rock C, Huang J, Epstein-Corbin M, Servetas C, Donohue M, Norman G, Raab F, Merchant G, Fowler J, Griswold W, Fogg B, Patrick K. Clinical trial management of participant recruitment, enrollment, engagement, and retention in the SMART study using a Marketing and Information Technology (MARKIT) model. Contemporary Clinical Trials 2015;42:185 View
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  11. Shi J, Poorisat T, Salmon C. The Use of Social Networking Sites (SNSs) in Health Communication Campaigns: Review and Recommendations. Health Communication 2018;33(1):49 View
  12. Brewis A, Bruening M. Weight Shame, Social Connection, and Depressive Symptoms in Late Adolescence. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2018;15(5):891 View
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  14. Monroe C, Turner-McGrievy G, Larsen C, Magradey K, Brandt H, Wilcox S, Sundstrom B, West D. College Freshmen Students’ Perspectives on Weight Gain Prevention in the Digital Age: Web-Based Survey. JMIR Public Health and Surveillance 2017;3(4):e71 View
  15. Sundstrom B, Brandt H, Gray L, Young Pierce J. It’s My Time: applying the health belief model to prevent cervical cancer among college-age women. Journal of Communication Management 2018;22(2):161 View
  16. Broom M, LaBarge G, Haller K. New Directions for Engaging Patients on Weight Management for General Pediatricians. Current Treatment Options in Pediatrics 2015;1(2):142 View
  17. Rouf A, Nour M, Allman-Farinelli M. Improving Calcium Knowledge and Intake in Young Adults Via Social Media and Text Messages: Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2020;8(2):e16499 View
  18. Valle C, Tate D. Engagement of young adult cancer survivors within a Facebook-based physical activity intervention. Translational Behavioral Medicine 2017;7(4):667 View
  19. Moller A, Merchant G, Conroy D, West R, Hekler E, Kugler K, Michie S. Applying and advancing behavior change theories and techniques in the context of a digital health revolution: proposals for more effectively realizing untapped potential. Journal of Behavioral Medicine 2017;40(1):85 View
  20. Argyris Y, (David) Xu J. Enhancing self-efficacy for career development in Facebook. Computers in Human Behavior 2016;55:921 View
  21. Lanoye A, Gorin A, LaRose J. Young Adults’ Attitudes and Perceptions of Obesity and Weight Management: Implications for Treatment Development. Current Obesity Reports 2016;5(1):14 View
  22. Elaheebocus S, Weal M, Morrison L, Yardley L. Peer-Based Social Media Features in Behavior Change Interventions: Systematic Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(2):e20 View
  23. Gupta R, Ariefdjohan M. Mental illness on Instagram: a mixed method study to characterize public content, sentiments, and trends of antidepressant use. Journal of Mental Health 2021;30(4):518 View
  24. Martínez-Bello V, Martínez-Rojas Á, Molina-García J. Health-related messages about physical activity promotion: an analysis of photographs on social networking sites of universities. Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management 2017;39(1):75 View
  25. Merchant G, Weibel N, Pina L, Griswold W, Fowler J, Ayala G, Gallo L, Hollan J, Patrick K. Face-to-Face and Online Networks: College Students’ Experiences in a Weight-Loss Trial. Journal of Health Communication 2017;22(1):75 View
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  27. Wilford J, McCarty R, Torno L, Mucci G, Torres-Eaton N, Shen V, Loudon W. A Multi-Modal Family Peer Support-Based Program to Improve Quality of Life among Pediatric Brain Tumor Patients: A Mixed-Methods Pilot Study. Children 2020;7(4):35 View
  28. Waring M, Jake-Schoffman D, Holovatska M, Mejia C, Williams J, Pagoto S. Social Media and Obesity in Adults: a Review of Recent Research and Future Directions. Current Diabetes Reports 2018;18(6) View
  29. Klassen K, Douglass C, Brennan L, Truby H, Lim M. Social media use for nutrition outcomes in young adults: a mixed-methods systematic review. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2018;15(1) View
  30. Waring M, Moore Simas T, Oleski J, Xiao R, Mulcahy J, May C, Pagoto S. Feasibility and Acceptability of Delivering a Postpartum Weight Loss Intervention via Facebook: A Pilot Study. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 2018;50(1):70 View
  31. Maher C, Ryan J, Kernot J, Podsiadly J, Keenihan S. Social media and applications to health behavior. Current Opinion in Psychology 2016;9:50 View
  32. Cavallo D, Martinez R, Webb Hooper M, Flocke S. Feasibility of a social media-based weight loss intervention designed for low-SES adults. Translational Behavioral Medicine 2021;11(4):981 View
  33. Perrault E, Hildenbrand G, McCullock S, Schmitz K, Dolick K. Hashtag Health: College Health on Social Media and Students’ Motivations to Follow, Interact, and Share Their Social Media Content. Health Promotion Practice 2019;20(5):721 View
  34. James D, Harville C, Sears C, Efunbumi O, Bondoc I. Participation of African Americans in e-Health and m-Health Studies: A Systematic Review. Telemedicine and e-Health 2017;23(5):351 View
  35. Allman‐Farinelli M, Nour M. Exploring the role of social support and social media for lifestyle interventions to prevent weight gain with young adults: Focus group findings. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics 2021;34(1):178 View
  36. Partridge S, Gallagher P, Freeman B, Gallagher R. Facebook Groups for the Management of Chronic Diseases. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(1):e21 View
  37. Hales S, Turner-McGrievy G, Wilcox S, Davis R, Fahim A, Huhns M, Valafar H. Trading pounds for points: Engagement and weight loss in a mobile health intervention. DIGITAL HEALTH 2017;3:205520761770225 View
  38. Dahl A, Hales S, Turner-McGrievy G. Integrating social media into weight loss interventions. Current Opinion in Psychology 2016;9:11 View
  39. Nour M, Yeung S, Partridge S, Allman-Farinelli M. A Narrative Review of Social Media and Game-Based Nutrition Interventions Targeted at Young Adults. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2017;117(5):735 View
  40. Partridge S, Allman-Farinelli M, McGeechan K, Balestracci K, Wong A, Hebden L, Harris M, Bauman A, Phongsavan P. Process evaluation of TXT2BFiT: a multi-component mHealth randomised controlled trial to prevent weight gain in young adults. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2016;13(1) View
  41. Schweitzer A, Ross J, Klein C, Lei K, Mackey E. An Electronic Wellness Program to Improve Diet and Exercise in College Students: A Pilot Study. JMIR Research Protocols 2016;5(1):e29 View
  42. Silfee V, Lopez-Cepero A, Lemon S, Estabrook B, Nguyen O, Wang M, Rosal M. Adapting a Behavioral Weight Loss Intervention for Delivery via Facebook: A Pilot Series Among Low-Income Postpartum Women. JMIR Formative Research 2018;2(2):e18 View
  43. Godino J, Merchant G, Norman G, Donohue M, Marshall S, Fowler J, Calfas K, Huang J, Rock C, Griswold W, Gupta A, Raab F, Fogg B, Robinson T, Patrick K. Using social and mobile tools for weight loss in overweight and obese young adults (Project SMART): a 2 year, parallel-group, randomised, controlled trial. The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology 2016;4(9):747 View
  44. Gruver R, Bishop-Gilyard C, Lieberman A, Gerdes M, Virudachalam S, Suh A, Kalra G, Magge S, Shults J, Schreiner M, Power T, Berkowitz R, Fiks A. A Social Media Peer Group Intervention for Mothers to Prevent Obesity and Promote Healthy Growth from Infancy: Development and Pilot Trial. JMIR Research Protocols 2016;5(3):e159 View
  45. Naslund J, Aschbrenner K, Marsch L, McHugo G, Bartels S. Facebook for Supporting a Lifestyle Intervention for People with Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, and Schizophrenia: an Exploratory Study. Psychiatric Quarterly 2018;89(1):81 View
  46. Edney S, Looyestyn J, Ryan J, Kernot J, Maher C. Posts, pics, or polls? Which post type generates the greatest engagement in a Facebook physical activity intervention?. Translational Behavioral Medicine 2018;8(6):953 View
  47. Naslund J, Aschbrenner K, Marsch L, Bartels S. Feasibility and acceptability of Facebook for health promotion among people with serious mental illness. DIGITAL HEALTH 2016;2:205520761665482 View
  48. Hawks J, Madanat H, Walsh-Buhi E, Hartman S, Nara A, Strong D, Anderson C. Narrative review of social media as a research tool for diet and weight loss. Computers in Human Behavior 2020;111:106426 View
  49. Young L, Soliz S, Xu J, Young S. A review of social media analytic tools and their applications to evaluate activity and engagement in online sexual health interventions. Preventive Medicine Reports 2020;19:101158 View
  50. Gilmore L, Klempel M, Martin C, Myers C, Burton J, Sutton E, Redman L. Personalized Mobile Health Intervention for Health and Weight Loss in Postpartum Women Receiving Women, Infants, and Children Benefit: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study. Journal of Women's Health 2017;26(7):719 View
  51. Pagoto S, Waring M, May C, Ding E, Kunz W, Hayes R, Oleski J. Adapting Behavioral Interventions for Social Media Delivery. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2016;18(1):e24 View
  52. Nour M, Chen J, Allman-Farinelli M. Young Adults’ Engagement With a Self-Monitoring App for Vegetable Intake and the Impact of Social Media and Gamification: Feasibility Study. JMIR Formative Research 2019;3(2):e13324 View
  53. Li Y, Yan X. How Could Peers in Online Health Community Help Improve Health Behavior. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2020;17(9):2995 View
  54. D’Ambrosio A, Agricola E, Russo L, Gesualdo F, Pandolfi E, Bortolus R, Castellani C, Lalatta F, Mastroiacovo P, Tozzi A, Cai T. Web-Based Surveillance of Public Information Needs for Informing Preconception Interventions. PLOS ONE 2015;10(4):e0122551 View
  55. Liu Y, Yin Z. Understanding Weight Loss via Online Discussions: Content Analysis of Reddit Posts Using Topic Modeling and Word Clustering Techniques. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(6):e13745 View
  56. Wen Yin W, Moghavvemi S. Social media communication and healthy eating behaviour: Facebook for Healthy Eating (Preprint). Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019 View
  57. Steffens M, Dunn A, Leask J, Wiley K. Using social media for vaccination promotion: Practices and challenges. DIGITAL HEALTH 2020;6:205520762097078 View
  58. Brandt H, Sundstrom B, Monroe C, Turner-McGrievy G, Larsen C, Stansbury M, Magradey K, Gibson A, West D. Evaluating a Technology-Mediated HPV Vaccination Awareness Intervention: A Controlled, Quasi-Experimental, Mixed Methods Study. Vaccines 2020;8(4):749 View
  59. Dumas A, Lemieux S, Lapointe A, Provencher V, Robitaille J, Desroches S. Factors influencing engagement and dietary behaviour change of mothers and their children in a blog-delivered healthy eating intervention: a process evaluation of a randomised controlled trial. Public Health Nutrition 2021;24(9):2689 View
  60. Xu R, Cavallo D. Social Network Analysis of the Effects of a Social Media–Based Weight Loss Intervention Targeting Adults of Low Socioeconomic Status: Single-Arm Intervention Trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(4):e24690 View
  61. Yousef M, Dietrich T, Rundle-Thiele S. Social Advertising Effectiveness in Driving Action: A Study of Positive, Negative and Coactive Appeals on Social Media. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021;18(11):5954 View
  62. Pócs D, Adamovits O, Watti J, Kovács R, Kelemen O. Facebook Users’ Interactions, Organic Reach, and Engagement in a Smoking Cessation Intervention: Content Analysis. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(6):e27853 View
  63. Lewis E, Hassmén P, Pumpa K. Participant perspectives of a telehealth trial investigating the use of telephone and text message support in obesity management: a qualitative evaluation. BMC Health Services Research 2021;21(1) View
  64. Félix S, Ramalho S, Ribeiro E, Pinheiro J, Lourdes M, Gonçalves S, Conceição E. Experiences of parent–adolescent dyads regarding a Facebook‐based intervention to improve overweight/obesity treatment in adolescents: A qualitative study. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being 2021 View

Books/Policy Documents

  1. Thongmak M. E-Business and Telecommunications. View