Body Mass of U.S. Hispanics/Latinos From the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL): How Do Diet Quality and Sedentary Time Relate?

  • Marisa J. Perera (Creator)
  • Diana A Chirinos (Creator)
  • Carrie E. Brintz (Creator)
  • Neil Schneiderman (Creator)
  • Martha L. Daviglus (Creator)
  • Gregory A. Talavera (Creator)
  • Krista M. Perreira (Creator)
  • Rebeca E. Giacinto (Creator)
  • Qibin Qi (Contributor)
  • María M. Llabre (Creator)
  • Neil Schneiderman (Creator)
  • Martha Daviglus (Creator)
  • Gregory Talavera (Creator)
  • María M. Llabre (Creator)



Little evidence exists on diet quality- and sedentary time-related differences in body mass index (BMI) among immigrant and nonimmigrant Hispanics/Latinos with different lengths of U.S. residence. A total of 13,962 (80.2% foreign-born) Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL) participants aged 18 to 60 from four U.S. cities (Bronx, NY; Chicago, IL; Miami, FL; and San Diego, CA) underwent standardized interviews and fasting blood tests. Diet quality was total Alternative Healthy Eating Index score. Sedentary time was number of
Date made available2020
PublisherSAGE Journals

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