CitationMartin, Chantel L.; Tate, Deborah F.; Schaffner, Andrew; Brannen, Anna; Hatley, Karen Erickson; Diamond, Molly; Munoz-Christian, Karen; Pomeroy, Jeremy; Sanchez, Teresa; & Mercado, Adrian, et al. (2017). Acculturation Influences Postpartum Eating, Activity, and Weight Retention in Low-Income Hispanic Women. Journal of Adolescent Health, 26(12), 1333-9. PMCID: PMC5733667
AbstractBACKGROUND: Low-income Hispanic women experience elevated rates of high postpartum weight retention (PPWR), which is an independent risk factor for lifetime obesity. Sociocultural factors might play an important role among Hispanic women; however, very few studies have examined this association.
Reference TypeJournal Article
Journal TitleJournal of Adolescent Health
Author(s)Martin, Chantel L.
Tate, Deborah F.
Hatley, Karen Erickson