J C Díaz de León

Learn More
We carried out a cross-sectional study to investigate factors associated with adherence to diet and medication in non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) patients. A total of 200 patients not seeking treatment from clubs for diabetics from two hospitals in León, Mexico, accepted inclusion. Patients interviewed had a mean age of 58.8 (53.3-56.4, 95%(More)
We studied the association of symptoms with attitudes toward sexuality, life-style, family functioning, and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) levels in perimenopausal women. We collected data on depression, anxiety, nonspecific index of depression, and the empty nest syndrome in 222 women with a mean age of 47.7 (47.2-48.2, 95% CI) years (102 of them were(More)
Family structure and function and their association with knowledge and attitudes toward sexuality, contraception, and sexually transmitted diseases (STD) were studied in 918 students and 312 adolescents working in factories. Unmarried workers reported higher rates of sexual activity than did students (30.9% vs. 21.8%, p = .04 for males; 12.9% vs. 6.0%, p =(More)
The interaction of psychological and social factors with family functioning and psychosexual development was studied in obese adolescents. Family functioning was evaluated using the triaxial classification of Tseng and McDermott. A total of 246 adolescents 8 to 18 years old (124 males and 122 females) were grouped in two: obese (n = 109) and non obese (n =(More)
  • 1