Research & Practice

Is a Traditional Mexican Diet Better Suited for Mexican-Descent Women?

This study evaluates whether the the US Dietary Guidelines for Americans, including the USDA-provided Spanish translation, are effective for adopting and maintaining a healthy diet aimed at improving health outcomes in US women of Mexican decent, or if a more culturally tailored approach might be warranted.

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Project Type(s): Master's Thesis

Author(s): Norma Garfias Avila

Program(s): Master of Public Health

Year: 2022