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Savoca, Margaret


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Differences in meal patterns of African American adolescents of varied hypertension risk 2009 423 Effective diet-based interventions targeting youth at risk for developing hypertension (HTN) require understanding adolescent meal patterns and their relation to HTN. The purpose of this research was to determine usual meal patterns of African Americ...
The relationship between mothers' lifestyles and the lifestyles and gender-hypertension risk categories of their African American young adult children 2010 328 Rates of hypertension in the United States have been rising over the past twenty years. Unfortunately, African Americans are at higher risk for early-onset hypertension, placing African American young adults at increased health risk. Healthy eating a...