Salud Tiene Sabor: a model for healthier restaurants in a Latino community.

@article{Nevarez2013SaludTS,
  title={Salud Tiene Sabor: a model for healthier restaurants in a Latino community.},
  author={Carmen R Nevarez and Mariah S Lafleur and Liz U Schwarte and Beth Rodin and Pri de Silva and Sarah E. Samuels},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={44 3 Suppl 3},
  pages={S186-92}
}
BACKGROUND The prevalence of overweight and obesity in children has risen nationally in recent decades, and is exceptionally high in low-income communities of color such as South Los Angeles CA. Independently owned restaurants participating in the Salud Tiene Sabor program at ethnic foods marketplace Mercado La Paloma in South Los Angeles are responding to the childhood obesity crisis by posting calories for menu items and providing nutrition information to patrons. PURPOSE To evaluate… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
8 Citations
22 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 22 references

Latino children ’ s health and the environment

  • Flores G S-VL, L Goldman-Rosas, L Schwarte
  • Summary of polls on nurition labeling in…
  • 2011

Evaluating the impact of menu labeling on food choices and intake

  • CA Roberto, PD Larsen, J Baik, KD Brownell
  • Am J Public Health
  • 2010

Measuring the health environment for physical activity and nutrition among youth : a review of the literature and applications for community initiatives

  • KP Richter, KJ Harris, A Paine-Andrews
  • Prev Med
  • 2010

County Department of Public Health Offıce of Health Assessment and Epidemiology. Key indicators of health by service planning area

  • Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Department of…
  • 2009

Restaurant realities: inequalities in access to healthy restaurant choices

  • Princeton NJ: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation,
  • 2008

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…