Investigating dietary acculturation and intake among US-born and Thailand/Laos-born Hmong-American children aged 9-18 years.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE The Hmong are a growing population of South-East Asian immigrants with increasing rates of obesity and diabetes, yet little is known about their dietary consumption patterns. The present study aimed to investigate the dietary intake of Hmong children and whether acculturation and/or time lived in the USA influences dietary intake, BMI and… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1368980011001649

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