Sera Lewise Young

  • 1987 Citations
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2020

Anemia and Micronutrient Status during Pregnancy, and Their Associations with Obstetric and Infant Outcomes among HIV-Infected Ugandan Women Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy

Finkelstein, J. L., Herman, H. S., Plenty, A., Mehta, S., Natureeba, P., Clark, T. D., Kamya, M. R., Kamya, M. R., Ruel, T., Charlebois, E. D., Charlebois, E. D., Cohan, D., Havlir, D., Young, S. L. & Young, S. L., Apr 29 2020, In : Current Developments in Nutrition. 4, 5, nzaa075.

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Open Access

Cash water expenditures are associated with household water insecurity, food insecurity, and perceived stress in study sites across 20 low- and middle-income countries

the Household Water Insecurity Experiences (HWISE) Research Coordination Network, May 10 2020, In : Science of the Total Environment. 716, 135881.

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4 Scopus citations

Development of a cumulative metric of vaccination adherence behavior and its application among a cohort of 12-month-olds in western Kenya

Benzaken, C. L., Miller, J. D., Onono, M. & Young, S. L., Apr 16 2020, In : Vaccine. 38, 18, p. 3429-3435 7 p.

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Effectiveness of the baby-friendly community initiative in promoting exclusive breastfeeding among HIV negative and positive mothers: A randomized controlled trial in Koibatek Sub-County, Baringo, Kenya

Samburu, B. M., Young, S. L., Wekesah, F. M., Wanjohi, M. N., Kimiywe, J., Muriuki, P., Griffiths, P. L., McGarvey, S. T., Madise, N. J. & Kimani-Murage, E. W., Jul 14 2020, In : International breastfeeding journal. 15, 1, 62.

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Open Access
Open Access

Household water insecurity is strongly associated with food insecurity: Evidence from 27 sites in low- and middle-income countries

Household Water Insecurity Experiences – Research Coordination Network (HWISE-RCN), Jan 1 2020, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 32, 1, e23309.

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16 Scopus citations

Hydration in relation to water insecurity, heat index, and lactation status in two small-scale populations in hot-humid and hot-arid environments

Bethancourt, H. J., Swanson, Z. S., Nzunza, R., Huanca, T., Conde, E., Kenney, W. L., Young, S. L., Ndiema, E., Braun, D., Pontzer, H. & Rosinger, A. Y., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Human Biology.

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1 Scopus citations

In-Home Tap Water Consumption Trends Changed Among U.S. Children, but Not Adults, Between 2007 and 2016

Rosinger, A. Y. & Young, S. L., Jul 1 2020, In : Water Resources Research. 56, 7, e2020WR027657.

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Is household water insecurity a link between water governance and well-being? A multi-site analysis

Miller, J. D., Vonk, J., Staddon, C. & Young, S. L., Jun 1 2020, In : Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development. 10, 2, p. 320-334 15 p.

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Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Perinatal Food Insecurity and Postpartum Psychosocial Stress are Positively Associated Among Kenyan Women of Mixed HIV Status

Murnane, P. M., Miller, J. D., Tuthill, E. L., Collins, S. M., Neilands, T. B., Onono, M., Cohen, C. R., Weiser, S. D., Laudenslager, M. L. & Young, S. L., Jun 1 2020, In : AIDS and behavior. 24, 6, p. 1632-1642 11 p.

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Selecting between iron-rich and clay-rich soils: a geophagy field experiment with black-and-white colobus monkeys in the Budongo Forest Reserve, Uganda

Pebsworth, P. A., Gruber, T., Miller, J. D., Zuberbühler, K. & Young, S. L., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Primates.

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Social Support Mitigates Negative Impact of Food Insecurity on Antiretroviral Adherence Among Postpartum Women in Western Kenya

Wang, M., Miller, J. D., Collins, S. M., Santoso, M. V., Wekesa, P., Okochi, H., Onono, M., Weiser, S., Gandhi, M. & Young, S. L., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : AIDS and behavior. 24, 10, p. 2885-2894 10 p.

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The syndemic effects of food insecurity, water insecurity, and HIV on depressive symptomatology among Kenyan women

Boateng, G. O., Workman, C. L., Miller, J. D., Onono, M., Neilands, T. B. & Young, S. L., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Social Science and Medicine. 113043.

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4 Scopus citations

Water insecurity compounds the global coronavirus crisis

Staddon, C., Everard, M., Mytton, J., Octavianti, T., Powell, W., Quinn, N., Uddin, S. M. N., Young, S. L., Miller, J. D., Budds, J., Geere, J., Meehan, K., Charles, K., Stevenson, E. G. J., Vonk, J. & Mizniak, J., Jul 3 2020, In : Water International. 45, 5, p. 416-422 7 p.

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Open Access
2 Scopus citations

“If there is no water, we cannot feed our children”: The far-reaching consequences of water insecurity on infant feeding practices and infant health across 16 low- and middle-income countries

Household Water Insecurity Experiences-Research Coordination Network (HWISE-RCN), Jan 1 2020, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 32, 1, e23357.

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5 Scopus citations
2019

Adaptation and psychometric evaluation of the breastfeeding self-efficacy scale to assess exclusive breastfeeding

Boateng, G. O., Martin, S. L., Tuthill, E. L., Collins, S. M., Dennis, C. L., Natamba, B. K. & Young, S. L., Feb 18 2019, In : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 19, 1, 73.

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Open Access
1 Scopus citations

A review of transactional sex for natural resources: Under-researched, overstated, or unique to fishing economies?

Fiorella, K. J., Desai, P., Miller, J. D., Okeyo, N. O. & Young, S. L., Dec 2 2019, In : Global Public Health. 14, 12, p. 1803-1814 12 p.

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Characteristics of pica behavior among mothers around lake victoria, Kenya: A cross-sectional study

Chung, E. O., Mattah, B., Hickey, M. D., Salmen, C. R., Milner, E. M., Bukusi, E. A., Brashares, J. S., Young, S. L., Fernald, L. C. H. & Fiorella, K. J., Jul 2 2019, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 16, 14, 2510.

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Open Access

Development and validation protocol for an instrument to measure household water insecurity across cultures and ecologies: The Household Water InSecurity Experiences (HWISE) Scale

Young, S. L., Collins, S. M., Boateng, G. O., Neilands, T. B., Jamaluddine, Z., Miller, J. D., Brewis, A. A., Frongillo, E. A., Jepson, W. E., Melgar-Quiñonez, H., Schuster, R. C., Stoler, J. B. & Wutich, A., Jan 1 2019, In : BMJ open. 9, 1, e023558.

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21 Scopus citations

Farming for change: developing a participatory curriculum on agroecology, nutrition, climate change and social equity in Malawi and Tanzania

Bezner Kerr, R., Young, S. L., Young, C., Santoso, M. V., Magalasi, M., Entz, M., Lupafya, E., Dakishoni, L., Morrone, V., Wolfe, D. & Snapp, S. S., Sep 1 2019, In : Agriculture and Human Values. 36, 3, p. 549-566 18 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Geophagy among a cohort of Kenyan women with mixed HIV status: A longitudinal analysis

Miller, J. D., Fitzgerald, K. G., Smith, A. L. & Young, S. L., 2019, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 101, 3, p. 654-660 7 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Geophagy among East African Chimpanzees: consumed soils provide protection from plant secondary compounds and bioavailable iron

Pebsworth, P. A., Hillier, S., Wendler, R., Glahn, R., Ta, C. A. K., Arnason, J. T. & Young, S. L., Dec 1 2019, In : Environmental Geochemistry and Health. 41, 6, p. 2911-2927 17 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Greater household food insecurity is associated with lower breast milk intake among infants in western Kenya

Miller, J. D., Young, S. L., Boateng, G. O., Oiye, S. & Owino, V., Oct 1 2019, In : Maternal and Child Nutrition. 15, 4, e12862.

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6 Scopus citations

HIV infection and increased food insecurity are associated with adverse body composition changes among pregnant and lactating Kenyan women

Widen, E. M., Tsai, I., Collins, S. M., Wekesa, P., China, J., Krumdieck, N., Miller, J. D., Weiser, S. D., Onono, M. & Young, S. L., Mar 1 2019, In : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 73, 3, p. 474-482 9 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Household water sharing: A missing link in international health

Stoler, J., Brewis, A., Harris, L. M., Wutich, A., Pearson, A. L., Rosinger, A. Y., Schuster, R. C. & Young, S. L., May 1 2019, In : International health. 11, 3, p. 163-165 3 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Medicine Beneath Your Feet: A Biocultural Examination of the Risks and Benefits of Geophagy

Young, S. L. & Miller, J. D., Feb 15 2019, In : Clays and Clay Minerals. 67, 1, p. 81-90 10 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Rethinking the value of unpaid care work: lessons from participatory visual research in central Tanzania

Chung, Y. B., Young, S. L. & Bezner Kerr, R., Nov 2 2019, In : Gender, Place and Culture. 26, 11, p. 1544-1569 26 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Role of Women's Empowerment in Child Nutrition Outcomes: A Systematic Review

Santoso, M. V., Kerr, R. B., Hoddinott, J., Garigipati, P., Olmos, S. & Young, S. L., Nov 1 2019, In : Advances in nutrition (Bethesda, Md.). 10, 6, p. 1138-1151 14 p.

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5 Scopus citations
Open Access
20 Scopus citations

‘I know how stressful it is to lack water!’ Exploring the lived experiences of household water insecurity among pregnant and postpartum women in western Kenya

Collins, S. M., Mbullo Owuor, P., Miller, J. D., Boateng, G. O., Wekesa, P., Onono, M. & Young, S. L., May 4 2019, In : Global Public Health. 14, 5, p. 649-662 14 p.

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18 Scopus citations
2018

A novel household water insecurity scale: Procedures and psychometric analysis among postpartum women in western Kenya

Boateng, G. O., Collins, S. M., Mbullo, P., Wekesa, P., Onono, M., Neilands, T. B. & Young, S. L., Jun 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 6, e0198591.

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17 Scopus citations

Capturing changes in HIV-infected breastfeeding mothers' cognitive processes from before delivery to 5 months postpartum: An application of the pile-sorting technique in Haiti

Fox, E. L., Pelto, G. H., Bar, H., Rasmussen, K. M., Young, S. L., Debrosse, M. G., Rouzier, V. A., Pape, J. W. & Pelletier, D. L., Jun 1 2018, In : Current Developments in Nutrition. 2, 6, nzy017.

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Open Access

Examining the association between livestock ownership typologies and child nutrition in the Luangwa Valley, Zambia

Dumas, S. E., Kassa, L., Young, S. L. & Travis, A. J., Feb 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 2, e0191339.

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6 Scopus citations

Geophagic earths consumed by women in western Kenya contain dangerous levels of lead, arsenic, and iron

Miller, J. D., Collins, S. M., Omotayo, M., Martin, S. L., Dickin, K. L. & Young, S. L., Jul 1 2018, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 30, 4, e23130.

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5 Scopus citations

HIV status disclosure among postpartum women in rural Tanzania: predictors, experiences and uptake of a nurse-facilitated disclosure intervention

Geubbels, E., Williams, A., Ramaiya, A., Tancredi, D., Young, S. & Chantry, C., Apr 3 2018, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 30, 4, p. 417-425 9 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Measuring exclusive breastfeeding social support: Scale development and validation in Uganda

Boateng, G. O., Martin, S. L., Collins, S. M., Natamba, B. K. & Young, S. L., Jul 2018, In : Maternal and Child Nutrition. 14, 3, e12579.

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2 Scopus citations

Performance-based financing empowers health workers delivering prevention of vertical transmission of HIV services and decreases desire to leave in Mozambique

Schuster, R. C., de Sousa, O., Reme, A. K., Vopelak, C., Pelletier, D. L., Johnson, L. M., Mbuya, M., Pinault, D. & Young, S. L., Jul 2018, In : International Journal of Health Policy and Management. 7, 7, p. 630-644 15 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Pica is prevalent and strongly associated with iron deficiency among Hispanic pregnant women living in the United States

Roy, A., Fuentes-Afflick, E., Fernald, L. C. H. & Young, S. L., Jan 1 2018, In : Appetite. 120, p. 163-170 8 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Quality of Caregiving is Positively Associated With Neurodevelopment During the First Year of Life Among HIV-Exposed Uninfected Children in Uganda

Familiar, I., Collins, S. M., Sikorskii, A., Ruisenor-Escudero, H., Natamba, B., Bangirana, P., Widen, E. M., Achidri, D., Achola, H., Onen, D., Boivin, M. & Young, S. L., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 77, 3, p. 235-242 8 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Schistosomiasis and hydration status: Schistosoma haematobium, but not Schistosoma mansoni increases urine specific gravity among rural Tanzanian women

Rosinger, A. Y., Young, S. L., Collins, S. M., Haider, S. R., Mishra, P., Nagai, H. T., Petro, M. & Downs, J. A., Aug 2018, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 166, 4, p. 952-959 8 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Soil eaten by chacma baboons adsorbs polar plant secondary metabolites representative of those found in their diet

Ta, C. A. K., Pebsworth, P. A., Liu, R., Hillier, S., Gray, N., Arnason, J. T. & Young, S. L., Apr 1 2018, In : Environmental Geochemistry and Health. 40, 2, p. 803-813 11 p.

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5 Scopus citations

The Behavioral-Economics Basis of Mutual Accountability to Achieve Food Security

Oehmke, J. F., Young, S. L., Bahiigwa, G., Keizire, B. B. & Post, L. A., Feb 1 2018, In : Politics and Policy. 46, 1, p. 32-57 26 p.

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“Men Are in Front at Eating Time, but Not When It Comes to Rearing the Chicken”: Unpacking the Gendered Benefits and Costs of Livestock Ownership in Kenya

Dumas, S. E., Maranga, A., Mbullo, P., Collins, S., Wekesa, P., Onono, M. & Young, S. L., Mar 1 2018, In : Food and Nutrition Bulletin. 39, 1, p. 3-27 25 p.

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7 Scopus citations
2017

Evaluating human sensory perceptions and the compartment bag test assays as proxies for the presence and concentration of Escherichia coli in drinking water in Western Kenya

Brooks, Y. M., Collins, S. M., Mbullo, P., Boateng, G. O., Young, S. L. & Richardson, R. E., 2017, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 97, 4, p. 1005-1008 4 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Food insecurity, but not HIV-infection status, is associated with adverse changes in body composition during lactation in Ugandan women of mixed HIV status

Widen, E. M., Collins, S. M., Khan, H., Biribawa, C., Acidri, D., Achoko, W., Achola, H., Ghosh, S., Griffiths, J. K. & Young, S. L., Feb 1 2017, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 105, 2, p. 361-368 8 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Household food insecurity is associated with low interferongamma levels in pregnant Indian women

Vaidya, A., Bhosale, R., Sambarey, P., Suryavanshi, N., Young, S., Mave, V., Kanade, S., Kulkarni, V., Deshpande, P., Balasubramanian, U., Elf, J., Gupte, N., Gupta, A. & Mathad, J. S., Jul 1 2017, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 21, 7, p. 797-803 7 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Perinatal Depression Among HIV-Infected Women in KwaZulu-Natal South Africa: Prenatal Depression Predicts Lower Rates of Exclusive Breastfeeding

Tuthill, E. L., Pellowski, J. A., Young, S. L. & Butler, L. M., Jun 1 2017, In : AIDS and behavior. 21, 6, p. 1691-1698 8 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Progress in Household Water Insecurity Metrics: A Cross-Disciplinary Approach

Jepson, W. E., Wutich, A., Collins, S. M., Boateng, G. O. & Young, S. L., 2017, In : Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Water. 4, 3, p. e1214

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Open Access

The association between food insecurity and depressive symptoms severity among pregnant women differs by social support category: a cross-sectional study

Natamba, B. K., Mehta, S., Achan, J., Stoltzfus, R. J., Griffiths, J. K. & Young, S. L., Jul 2017, In : Maternal and Child Nutrition. 13, 3, e12351.

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12 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations