Food consumption profiles of white and Black persons aged 1-74 years United States, 1971-74 by Connie M. Villa Dresser

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, National Center for Health Statistics in Hyattsville, Md .

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  • Food consumption -- United States -- Statistics.,
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Statement[Connie M. Villa Dresser, Margaret D. Carroll, and Sidney Abraham].
SeriesVital and health statistics : Series 11 ; no. 210, DHEW publication ; no. (PHS) 78-1658, Vital and health statistics., no. 210., DHEW publication ;, no. (PHS) 78-1658.
ContributionsCarroll, Margaret D., joint author., Abraham, Sidney, joint author.
LC ClassificationsRA407.3 .A347 no. 210, HD9004 .A347 no. 210
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 103 p. :
Number of Pages103
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Open LibraryOL4723898M
ISBN 100840601433
LC Control Number78011485

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Focusing on young age groups, trends of consumption. In the s, the meat and poultry consumed per person on average was lbs a year, which means that meat consumption has increased by around 45 percent over the past 60 consumption.

increasing throughout Europe over the past 30 years (Khokhar et al., ). The trend of ethnic food consumption is al. so recorded in America. According to the National Association of Restaurants (), 66% of respondents emphasize that they consume more diverse ethnic food now than five years. Among Black households, the average age of the reference person (47 years) did not differ significantly in the low- and high-income Black households.

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One hundred and fifty‐two people aged 75 years and over were interviewed using a semistructured interview schedule and 24‐h food recall questionnaire. Results An analysis of the food recall. toward healthy food consumption. The second section included measurement items designed to assess salient beliefs and referents regarding healthy food consumption.

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Black Americans face a significantly higher risk of diabetes than white Americans, particularly for Type 2 diabetes: The prevalence is fold to fold higher in African-Americans. Traditional African American foods, also referred to as “soul food,” are often given a blanket label of “poor food choices.” The cultural value of these ethnic foods may be disregarded without sufficient study of.

Food consumption in terms of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans’ food groups is reported for all sources and the total U.S.

population, as well as by food source, children ageand adults age. In the USA consumption of meals that take less time to prepare and to eat has increased considerably in the s and the early s and is expected to grow even further in the years to come (U.S.

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Substantial racial disparities emerged although findings were mixed: Blacks averaged a significantly lower diet quality than whites, including lower consumption.

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All type 2 diabetic patients (n = 1,) aged years attending the Verona Diabetes Clinic and having at least two FPG determinations in each of the years were followed for 10 years.

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Overall, these analyses indicate that racial disparities in consumption. to age restrictions on the consumption of alcoholic beverages. Food and dietary habits form an essential part of African culture. The broader African culture includes: language, belief systems, traditions, music and dance, religion, values, food preferences, eating habits and others.

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