Lifecourse, immigrant status and acculturation in food purchasing and preparation among low-income mothers.

@article{Dubowitz2007LifecourseIS,
  title={Lifecourse, immigrant status and acculturation in food purchasing and preparation among low-income mothers.},
  author={Tamara Dubowitz and Dolores Acevedo-Garc{\'i}a and Judy Salkeld and Ana Cristina Lindsay and S V Subramanian and Karen E Peterson},
  journal={Public health nutrition},
  year={2007},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={
          396-404
        }
}
OBJECTIVES This study investigates how lifecourse, immigrant status and acculturation, and neighbourhood of residence influence food purchasing and preparation among low-income women with children, living in the USA. This research sought to understand physical and economic access to food, from both 'individual' and 'community' perspectives. DESIGN This study used qualitative methodology (focus groups) to examine the mechanisms and pathways of food preparation and purchasing within the context… CONTINUE READING

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