The Role of Stress in Understanding Differences in Sedentary Behavior in Hispanic/Latino Adults: Results From the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos Sociocultural Ancillary Study.

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BACKGROUND Chronic stress and/or lifetime traumatic stress can create a self-reinforcing cycle of unhealthy behaviors, such as overeating and sedentary behavior, that can lead to further increases in stress. This study examined the relationship between stress and sedentary behavior in a sample of Hispanic/Latino adults (N = 4244) from the Hispanic Community… (More)
DOI: 10.1123/jpah.2014-0608

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@article{Vsquez2016TheRO, title={The Role of Stress in Understanding Differences in Sedentary Behavior in Hispanic/Latino Adults: Results From the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos Sociocultural Ancillary Study.}, author={Elizabeth y V{\'a}squez and Garrett Strizich and Linda C. Gallo and Simon J. Marshall and Gina Merchant and Rosenda Murillo and Frank J Penedo and Christian R. Salazar and Daniela Sotres-Alvarez and Benjamin A. Shaw and Carmen Isasi}, journal={Journal of physical activity & health}, year={2016}, volume={13 3}, pages={310-7} }