Examining short-term nutritional status among BaAka foragers in transitional economies.

@article{Remis2014ExaminingSN,
  title={Examining short-term nutritional status among BaAka foragers in transitional economies.},
  author={Melissa J. Remis and Carolyn A. Jost Robinson},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={2014},
  volume={154 3},
  pages={
          365-75
        }
}
Foragers in transitioning economies are at an increased risk of negative health outcomes as they undergo changes in subsistence patterns and diet. Here, we provide anthropometric data and examine the nutrition and health of adult BaAka foragers in relationship to declining wildlife and economic change in the Dzanga Sangha Protected Areas (APDS), Central African Republic. From June to August 2012, we collected biological data and dietary recall surveys from individuals in Mossapoula (MS) and… CONTINUE READING

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