Dietary behaviors and portion sizes of black women who enrolled in SisterTalk and variation by demographic characteristics.

@article{Gans2009DietaryBA,
  title={Dietary behaviors and portion sizes of black women who enrolled in SisterTalk and variation by demographic characteristics.},
  author={Kim M Gans and Patricia Markham Risica and Usree Kirtania and Alishia Jennings and Leslie O. Strolla and Matilda Steiner-Asiedu and Norma Hardy and Thomas M. Lasater},
  journal={Journal of nutrition education and behavior},
  year={2009},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={32-40}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the dietary behaviors of black women who enrolled in the SisterTalk weight control study. DESIGN Baseline data collected via telephone survey and in-person screening. SETTING Boston, Massachusetts and surrounding areas. PARTICIPANTS 461 black women completed the baseline assessments. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Measured height and weight; self-reported demographics, risk factors, and dietary variables including fat-related eating behaviors, food portion size, and fruit… CONTINUE READING