Self-reported physical activity patterns among low-income Latina women in Arizona.

@article{Smith2014SelfreportedPA,
  title={Self-reported physical activity patterns among low-income Latina women in Arizona.},
  author={Lisa L Smith and Linda K Larkey and Denise J. Roe and Julie A Bucho-Gonzalez and Kathylynn Saboda and Barbara E. Ainsworth},
  journal={Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health},
  year={2014},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={e353-61}
}
BACKGROUND Adherence to recommendations for physical activity (PA) among adults in the United States is reported as poor, particularly among low-income Latinos. In particular, Latina women are at increased risk for inactivity and chronic illness, but national health survey reports aggregate data across demographic strata, limiting descriptive information that could guide targeted PA promotion. The purpose of the study was to determine PA patterns among a low-income group of Latina women in the… CONTINUE READING