2019
DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2019.09.004
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Nkeiruka M. Oly-Alawuba, Okwuchi Charles

Abstract: The study assessed the anthropometric indices and health status of adult women, aged 30-60 years in relation to their food consumption pattern. The blood sugar level, blood pressure and body mass index of the respondents were determined. A cross sectional survey was used for this study, a clustered and simple random sampling selection technique was used in selecting the samples. Anthropometric indices of weight and height were used to assess the body mass index (BMI), while waist hip ratio (WHR) was used to ch…

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