Similar Mediterranean diet adherence but greater central adiposity is observed among Greek diaspora adolescents living in Istanbul, compared to Athens.

@article{Grammatikopoulou2018SimilarMD,
  title={Similar Mediterranean diet adherence but greater central adiposity is observed among Greek diaspora adolescents living in Istanbul, compared to Athens.},
  author={Maria G Grammatikopoulou and Maria I Maraki and Despoina Giannopoulou and Dimitrios Poulimeneas and Labros S. Sidossis and Maria Tsigga},
  journal={Ethnicity & health},
  year={2018},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={
          221-232
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this case-control study was to compare Mediterranean diet (MD) adherence and anthropometry between Greek diaspora adolescents living in Istanbul and Greek adolescents, inhabitants of Athens. DESIGN A total of 206 adolescents (103 from each site), aged 10.0-19.0 years old, all of Greek origin, were recruited from schools in Athens and… CONTINUE READING