Title Development of a Mobile Phone-Based Weight Loss Lifestyle Intervention for Filipino Americans with Type 2 Diabetes : Protocol and Early Results From the PilAm Go 4 Health Randomized Controlled Trial

@inproceedings{Bender2016TitleDO,
  title={Title Development of a Mobile Phone-Based Weight Loss Lifestyle Intervention for Filipino Americans with Type 2 Diabetes : Protocol and Early Results From the PilAm Go 4 Health Randomized Controlled Trial},
  author={Melinda Sarmiento Bender and Glenn-Milo Santos and Carissa Villanueva and Shoshana Arai},
  year={2016}
}
Background: Filipino Americans are the second largest Asian subgroup in the United States, and were found to have the highest prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes (T2D) compared to all Asian subgroups and non-Hispanic whites. In addition to genetic factors, risk factors for Filipinos that contribute to this health disparity include high sedentary rates and high fat diets. However, Filipinos are seriously underrepresented in preventive health research. Research is needed to identify… CONTINUE READING

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