Tag Archives: Obesity

KRWG News: Fronteras 510: Healthy Eating for Hispanics – Collin Payne

KRWG News Published on Apr 16, 2015 Fronteras: A Changing America Edmundo Resendez discusses healthy eating habits for Hispanics. His guest Collin Payne, an Associate Marketing Professor at New Mexico State University is researching ways Hispanics can avoid bad eating…
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The New York Times: Nudged to the Produce Aisle by a Look in the Mirror

August 27, 2013 by Michael Moss Featuring Marketing professors Collin Payne and Mihai Niculescu’s behavior research on mindful eating and nudge marketing. Read the entire article. A link to this article is also provided on our NMSU College of Business…
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LC Bulletin: What’s in your cart?

July 19, 2013. Retrieved online September 6, 2013 from Alta LeCompte, Las Cruces Bulletin The health effects of buying (and selling) veggies and fruits [Excerpts below reprinted with permission: Read the complete Las Cruces Bulletin article] How smart is your…
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KRWG News: Your Legislators 503. Dean Garrey Carruthers Interview

KRWG News Published on Jan 23, 2013 On this weeks show, host Sloan Patton interviews former New Mexico Governor and current Dean of NMSU’s College of Business Garrey Carruthers.

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NMSU researchers searching for ways to encourage Mexican American families to eat healthier

August 13, 2012 by Justin Bannister, NMSU News Center Watch KRQE News 13 video coverage at http://www.krqe.com/dpp/news/health/researchers-study-latino-diet-shopping. Researchers at New Mexico State University are trying to find ways to encourage Mexican American families to eat more fruits and vegetables. The…
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NMSU researcher says calorie info may nullify the health effects of a junk food tax

March 28, 2011 by Justin Bannister, NMSU News Center Few people argue that Americans are overweight and don’t eat healthy food. While advocates say providing calorie information or taxing junk food may help consumers make better choices, one New Mexico…
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KOB TV: Grocery experiment provokes healthier purchases

August 9, 2010. Retrieved online August 10, 2010 from Stuart Dyson, KOB, El Paso, TX Watch the KOB video, read the report The solution to the problems of bad nutrition, obesity and poor health may be right in front of…
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Eye on Research: NMSU researchers shop around for healthier grocery carts

July 19, 2010 by Justin Bannister NMSU News Center Healthier eating could be as easy as selecting the right shopping cart on your next trip to the grocery store. Researchers at New Mexico State University are trying to figure out…
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Atlantic Monthly: Beating Obesity

May 2010. Retrieved online: May 4, 2010, from Marc Ambinder, Atlantic Monthly magazine Read the Atlantic Monthly magaize article “Beating Obesity” for reference to Dr. Collin Payne’s research. …Over the past two decades, as the U.S. economy shed manufacturing jobs,…
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Chicago Parent: Helping kids become socially responsible eaters

January 12, 2010. Retrieved online: February 10, 2010, from Rita Colorito, Chicago Parent Take a look at your kid’s friends. Chances are they influence each other’s behavior when they’re together, playing the same games, watching the same shows, listening to…
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