Variations in health and health behaviors by nativity among pregnant Black women in Philadelphia.


OBJECTIVES We compared health behaviors and health outcomes among US-born, African-born, and Caribbean-born pregnant Black women and examined whether sociodemographic and psychosocial characteristics explained differences among these population subgroups. METHODS We analyzed data from a prospective cohort study conducted in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania… (More)
DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2009.174755


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