Diet and physical activity patterns of urban American Indian women.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A cross sectional survey was conducted of American Indian women ages 18 years and older and residing in Minneapolis to assess dietary and physical activity practices. Results indicate a high amount of fat foods and low amount of fruits or vegetables consumed, and little regular physical activity. For adequate dietary intake, barriers included expense, and for physical activity barriers included lack of child care, health problems and safety concerns.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Harnack, L; Sherwood, N; Story, M

Published Date

  • March 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 233 - iii

PubMed ID

  • 10351854

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0890-1171

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4278/0890-1171-13.4.233


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States