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    Asia Pacific journal of…
    1994

Assessing food and health relationships: a case study of blood pressure determination in adult Melbourne Chinese.

@article{HsuHage1994AssessingFA,
  title={Assessing food and health relationships: a case study of blood pressure determination in adult Melbourne Chinese.},
  author={Bridget H.-H. Hsu-Hage and Mark L. Wahlqvist},
  journal={Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={1994},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={
          103-10
        }
}
An effective public health approach to cardiovascular disease prevention should be one which gives the general public alternatives in choice when fat, salt and sugar are reduced in the diet. Fat, salt and sugar are nutrients which can be found in various foods. Public health educators convert these nutrients into foods so that the general public can engage in daily food choice. The usual nutrient-to-food conversion is indirect and can be misleading. For example, we are still unclear as to the… CONTINUE READING