This community contains the theses and dissertations of the South Dakota State University Department of Health and Nutritional Sciences.
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ETDS from 2020

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Description of Mental Health Responses on an Electronic PPE at a NCAA Division I Institution: A Pilot Study, Megan Blomberg

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Parenting Styles, Parenting Practices, and Dietary Intakes of Preschoolers and Their Parents, Biyi Chen

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Compensatory Inactivity in Female Collegiate Soccer Players, Caylee Costello

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Investigating Post-Concussion Neurocognitive Deficits Using the Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing Tool, Megan Ekern

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College Student Engagement on Campus: Attending Collegiate Sports Events, Nur Islamiah Mohamad Fuad

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The Impact of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Ruptures on Subchondral Bone Density in Collegiate Populations, Zach Harbaugh

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Is Vegan Confectionary Sold in the United Kingdom Safe for Milk Allergy Sufferers?, Faye Harrison

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The Association between the Comprehensiveness and Strength of Written Physical Activity Wellness Policies and the Observed School Physical Activity Environment, Maggie Kringen

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Effects of a Campus Dining Tour Intervention on First Year Students Perception of Healthfulness of Environment, Paige Pappadackis

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Assessing the Relationship Between Principal Priorities, Written Wellness Policies, and School Wellness Policy Implementation, Courtney Trapp

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The Relationship Between Food Rules and Childhood Obesity in Rural and Non-Rural Families, Anna Venjohn

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The Influence of Diet on the Gut Microbiome, Kayla Wede

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Impact of Coaching by Extension Professionals on Rural Wellness Coalition Success, Taylor Willhite

ETDS from 2019

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Diet, Prebiotics and Probiotics: Effects on Gut Microbiota in Obesity and Metabolic Disorders, Thamer Aljutaily

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Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Effects of Glycemic Status on Body Composition, Bone, and Lipid Profile in Men Aged 20 to 66 Years: A Population-Based Study, Khaleal Almusaylim

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The Impact of Alcohol Consumption on Academic Success and Athletic Identity in Collegiate Student-Athletes, Zoe E. Arnold

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Physical Activity Environments in Rural Communities: Exploring the Relationship between Community Perceptions and the Environment, Elizabeth M. Bye

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Effects of Weight Loss on Gut Microbiota, Samitinjaya Dhakal

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Level of Satisfaction Among Food Pantry Clients, Staff/Volunteers, and Directors and its Association with Client Choice in Food Pantry Layouts, Myranda Dunmire

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African American Student-Athletes: Factors Influencing Choice of Graduate School, Tanner Feterl

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Impact of Concussion and Orthopedic Injuries on Physical Activity and Quality of Life after Sport Retirement, MaKenna Hancock

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Development of a Quantitative Measure of Community Readiness for Change, Drew Hicks

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Eat Smart, Play Hard The Oyate Way: Impact of a Culturally Tailored Nutrition and Physical Activity Curriculum on Elementary Youth, Abbey Hillestad

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Analysis of Factors Influencing College Choice Decisions of Mid-Major NCAA Division I Swimmers, Kaden Huntrods

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The Efficacy of Protein Supplementation on Attenuating Muscle Atrophy Following Disuse in the Collegiate Population, Leah Kroeger

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Perceptions of Health Coaching and its Associations with Personality Style and Weight Loss in Meal Replacement Program Participants, Bailey Judith Larson

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The Relationship between Campus Wellness Center Usage and Symptoms of Depression in College Freshmen, Allison Leonard

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Mean Nutrition and Physical Activity Knowledge Score of Children Ages 3-5 years in the iGrow Readers Intervention, Mollie Loes

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A Comparison Between the Efficacy of Traditional Periodization, Undulating Periodization, and Plyometric Training and Their Lasting Effects on Performance Outcomes in Youth Athletes. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Andre McIntyre

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Younger Millennials and Outdoor Recreation: Understanding Outdoor Recreational Pursuits of Millennial College Students, Jason Mehlhaf

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Changes in Vertical Jump Components Utilizing the Myvert Device in Female Collegiate D-1 Volleyball Players, Samantha Modrick

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Effects of Resistant Starch Type 4 on Gut Microbiota Derived Medium and Long Chain Fatty Acids and Bile Acids, Elizabeth Nagel

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Using Maximum Power as a Variable for 1RM Prediction in the Squat and Bench Press, Sean O'Connor

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Menstrual Cycle and the Vascular Properties of Remote Preconditioning, Shelby Rachel

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Wellness Policy Awareness Among School Leaders and the Impact on Written Policy Scores, Mariah Reil

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Diagnosis and Rehabilitation of Multiple Hip Pathologies in a Division I Football Player: A Case Study, Kelsey E. Sanders

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Model School Wellness Policies: Opportunities for Improvement, Maty Skinner

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Differences in Running Mechanics and Tibial Plateau Dimensions between Overweight/Obese and Healthy Weight Children, Claire Sylvestre

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Relationship of Weight-Related Eating Behaviors and Weight-Loss of Participants in a Proprietary Weight-Loss Program, Megan Tschakert

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The Role of a Community Coach in Rural Food Councils in Six Midwestern States, Kaitlyn Tusha

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The Effect of Lactobacillus genus on Weight Loss and Obesity Phenotype in Murine Species and Humans, Kelsey Zvejnieks

ETDS from 2018

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A Longitudinal Examination of Eating Disorders and Associated Risk Factors in Division I Student-Athletes, Nicole Court-Menendez

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Daily Pork Consumption as a Part of the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension Diet Influences Body Composition and Preserves Muscle Mass in Older Adults Consuming Controlled Intakes, Alyssa Anne Kauffman

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The Role of Programs and Policies in Shaping the Observed School Nutrition Environment and Rural Childhood Obesity, Shadai Martin

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Effectiveness of a Low-Budget Sports Vision Training Program for Improving Batting Statistics of an NCAA Division I Baseball Team, Adam J. Melstrom

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Case Report: A Novel Ocular Screening Aid for Detection of Sport-related Concussion in High School Athletes, Payton Monson

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Perceptions of Green Eating Behaviors on College Campuses in an Urban vs. Rural Setting, Gabriella G. Nowicki

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Weight Management Related Factors and Healthy Behaviors in Adults, Sumadhuri Pamarthi

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Ischemic Preconditioning Improves Maximal Accumulated Oxygen Deficit in NCAA Division I Middle-Distance Runners, Emily Paull

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Exploring the Relationship Between Quality of Written School Wellness Policy and the Degree of Wellness Policy Implementation in Elementary Schools, Josie Sieberg

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Trunk Stability and Postural Stability in People with Multiple Sclerosis, Derek Tolbert

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Effects of Parent Role Modeling Behaviors in Correlation to Child Overweight and Obesity in Preschool-aged Children, Nicole Van Heek

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Baseball in the Background: Season Ticket Holder Retention in Summer Collegiate Baseball, Susan Wallrich

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Pilot Study: Knowledge and Attitudes Regarding Sport-Related Concussion in a Rural Interscholastic Sport Sample, Austin Westland

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Food Availability, Including Traditional Foods, in Grocery and Convenience Stores in 6 High Obese Counties in South Dakota, including Native American Reservations, Francesca Willard

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Differences in Walking Mechanics between a Traditional Walker and the KB Balance Trainer, Silvia Zanini

ETDS from 2017

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Effectiveness of a Shoulder Strengthening Intervention on the Incidence Rate of Glenohumeral Joint Instability Injuries, Michael Aderman

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Assessment of Nutritional Counseling Frequency on Weight Status in Renal Transplant Recipients, Kelly Butler

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The Lived Experience of Retired College Athletes with a History of 1 or More Concussions, Rebecca Cover

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The Effect of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness on Jumping Mechanics and Performance, Ryan J. Engels

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An Evaluation of the Relationship between Cooking and Wellness Behaviors in College Students, Andrea Hanson

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Cardiovascular Risk, Remote Ischemic Postconditioning, and Endothelial Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury, Brian A. Hemenway

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The Home Environment and Parenting Practices: Associations with Physical Activity and Sedentary Time in Preschool-age Children, Emily C. Huber

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Effects of Specific Home Environment Factors on a Child's Weight, Molly Millage

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Let Them Eat Beef: Effects of Beef Consumption on Markers of Metabolic Syndrome, Kristin L. Olson

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The Relationship Between Relative Strength Levels to Sprinting Performance in Collegiate 100-400M Sprinters, Philip Reuer

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Relationship of Stress, Sleep, Physical Activity, and Food Insecurity on Eating Behaviors and Obesity, Amy Lee Richards

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Associations Between Personality Style, Perceptions of Health Coaching and Percent of Starting Weight in Meal Replacement Program Participants, Anne E. Sawyer

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Associations Between Child Weight Status and the Home Environment: An Analysis of Parental Eating Policies, Emily Smith

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A Pilot Study of a Summer School Food Backpack program for Students and Their Caregivers, Brittany Thompson

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The Effect of Nitrate Supplementation on Exercise Tolerance and Performance: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Gavin Van De Walle

ETDS from 2016

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Changes in Neuromuscular Performance Throughout the Menstrual Cycle in Physically Active Females, Joseph D. Albert

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Influencers and Barriers to Consumption of Healthful Diets in Rural Youth in Context of the Bioecological Model, Megan Bren

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Longitudinal Examination of Perceived Stress and Depression Symptomology in Division I Student-Athletes, Bobby Daigle

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A Qualitative Analysis of Barriers to and Facilitators of Successful Weight Loss, Alyson Drooger

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iCook 4-H: 0 to 24-Month Accelerometer-Derived Physical Activity and Sedentary Time in Youth, Emily Hofer

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The Correlation Between Strength Levels Measured Through Dynamic Strength Exercises and the Incidence and Severity of Injury Among Collegiate Athletes, Alex Jardine

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Optimization and Application of Metabolomic Assays for Analyzing Diet-induced and Gut Microbiota-derived Short-chain Fatty Acids in Mice and Humans, Robert M. Juenemann

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Effects of Ischemic Preconditioning on Exercise Economy, Gungeet Kaur

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Successful Weight Management: Barriers and Facilitators to Maintaining Weight After Weight Loss Via a Meal Replacement Program, Hope D. Kleine

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The Healthfulness of Entrées and Students’ Purchases in the Campus Dining Environment, Krista Leischner

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iCook 4-H: Report of Accelerometer Derived Physical Activity in 9-10 Year Old Children from Baseline, Post, and Follow-up, Chase Merfeld

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Student-Athlete: A Study of Student-Athlete Workload Compared with Traditional Student Workload, Chuck Provencio

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Differences in Running Mechanics Between Overweight/Obese and Healthy Weight Children, Kristen Roles

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Influence of Cardiovascular Risk factors on Remote Ischemic Preconditioning, Tiffany Trachte

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Impact of Dietary Bioactive Components in Chronic Diseases Using Nutrigenomics, Nutriepigenomics, and Metagenomics Approaches, Bijaya Prasad Upadhyaya

ETDS from 2015

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Effect of Carbohydrate and Carbohydrate Plus Protein Supplementation on Intermittent Running Performance in Adolescent Soccer Players, Mitchell Allen

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Gathering Stories: The Use of a Culturally Relevant Nutrition and Physical Activity Curriculum in South Dakota Native American Children, Shelly Brandenburger

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Kidquest Childhood Obesity Prevention program: Analysis of Its Influence on health of Rural South Dakota 5th and 6th Grade Children, Nayef Bumaryoum

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Intersection Syndrome in a Division I Women’s Softball Player : a Case Study, Jennifer Burt

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Mind Over Matter: Physical Activity of Adolescents in Rural Communities, Christopher Comstock

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Changes in Body Composition, of College Football Players, Before and After a 16-Week Off-Season, Seth Daughters

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Impact of State Model Wellness Policies on Strength and Comprehensiveness of Written School Wellness Policies, Erin E. Eggert

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ICook 4-H: The Relationship Between the Block Kids Physical Activity Screener and Accelerometer Derived Physical Activity in 9-10 Year Old Children, Celine Kabala

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Effects of Foam Rolling on Power Production in Collegiate Level Athletes, Paul Lundgren

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Health at Every Size Program Intervention Versus Traditional Weight Loss Intervention: Impact on Diet and Physical Activity, Brooke Noble

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Test-retest Reliability of the King-Devick in an Adolescent Population, Tyler J. Oberlander

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Photovoice: Engaging School Communities in Wellness Efforts, Hilary J. Overby

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An Investigation of Perceived Stress and Depressive Symptoms in Division I Student-athletes, Heidi Sartorius

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Vitamin D and Antioxidant Quercetin Effects on Muscular and Cardiorespiratory Performance in Physically Active Adults, Shane David Scholten