Dietary trend and diabetes: its association among indigenous Fijians 1952 to 1994.

  title={Dietary trend and diabetes: its association among indigenous Fijians 1952 to 1994.},
  author={Jimaima Lako},
  journal={Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={10 3},
  • Jimaima Lako
  • Published 2001 in Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition
The dietary trends of indigenous Fijians have changed drastically in the past 50 years. Deviating from the traditional food consumption pattern and traditional lifestyle may have increased the incidence and prevalence of non-communicable diseases. The aim of this study is to examine the dietary trends of the indigenous Fijians in relation to the prevalence of diabetes from 1952 to 1994. The data used were obtained from the Naduri Nutrition Survey reports of 1952 to 1994, the Fiji National… CONTINUE READING
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